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Some Bathroom Hand Dryers are Super-Gross Study Says

A new study in the journal Applied and Environmental Microbiology found that test plates that had been left under a hand dryer for 30 seconds gained at least 18 to 60 colonies of […] The post Some Bathroom Hand Dryers are Super-Gross Study Says appeare

Take a video tour of Facebook’s election security war room

Beneath an American flag, 20 people packed tight into a beige conference room are Facebook’s, and so too the Internet’s, first line of defence for democracy. This is Facebook election security war room. Screens visualize influxes of foreign politi

Hyperion is an ancient cosmic beast formed 2.3B years after Big Bang - CNET

It’s bigger than one million billion Suns put together, said astronomers.

Red Star plans to challenge match-fixing allegation in court

Red Star plans to challenge match-fixing allegation in court

United States shies away from calling China ‘currency manipulator’

The US Treasury Department has decided not to brand China a currency manipulator but kept it on a watch list with other countries, including Germany, Japan, Switzerland, India and Korea. Read Full Article at RT.com

Oklahoma-TCU game part of wide-open Big 12 weekend

Ninth-ranked Oklahoma plays at TCU in rematch of last year's Big 12 championship game

Space trash from SpaceX washes up on North Carolina - CNET

Perhaps Elon Musk might want it for his recycling efforts?

Ayushman Bharat: Govt to bring private players on board in district hospitals

These private players will get paid fees on per-procedure or package-of-services basis, as determined through bidding at the time of their selection

Opinion | A perfect storm in the NBFC space could roll over to other sectors, crimp growth

A default at some units of ILFS exposed structural weaknesses in the debt market.

Mester Blousé

Embracing the magic and ritual of his Afro-Caribbean roots, photographer Kevin Osepa creates dualistic images that articulate his personal exploration of religion, sexuality, language and culture.

Jarvis joins Nissan squad for Macau GT World Cup

The Briton will drive a Nissan GT-R NISMO in the blue riband GT3 race on November 18 for the KCMG squad with which he contested the Suzuka 10 Hours round of the Intercontinental GT Challenge in August.  Jarvis, who raced for Mazda in this year's IMSA Weath

Non-bank MFs forge special ties with distributors to gain market share

Such tie-ups to help fund houses compete with MFs that have their own bank channels

Banksy’s rigged art frame was supposed to shred the whole thing

In the connected future will anyone truly own any thing? Banksy’s artworld shocker performance piece, earlier this month, when a canvas of his went under the hammer at Sothebys in London, suggests not. Immediately the Girl with Balloon canvas sold R

Hichki proves human stories have greater success in China

A common factor between two Indian films -- Secret Superstar and Hichki -- that worked well in China, was the presence of a strong female protagonist

Intellect Global Transaction, Bolero International ink pact

The partnership would help eliminate inefficiency in trade transactions, city-based Intellect Design Arena said in a statement here.

Auction Preview: London to Brighton Run Sale, Veteran Motor Cars And Related Automobilia at Bonhams, London, Nov 2

What: London to Brighton Run Sale, Veteran Motor Cars And Related AutomobiliaWhere: Bonhams, 101 New Bond Street, W1S 1SR, LondonWhen: Nov 2, 3:00 PM GMTPublic Viewing: 01 Nov 2018 14:00 - 16:30 GMTTop Lots of the Sale:- «1903 Darracq 24hp Model JJ Rear

Auction Preview: Asian Art at Bonhams, London, Nov 5 - 6

What: Asian ArtWhere: Bonhams, Montpelier Street, Knightsbridge, SW7 1HH, LondonWhen: Nov 5 - 6, 10:30 AM GMTPublic Viewing: 02 Nov 2018 09:00 - 16:30 GMT, 03 Nov 2018 11:00 - 17:00 GMT, 04 Nov 2018 11:00 - 17:00 GMT, 05 Nov 2018 09:00 - 16:30 GMTTop Lots of

Auction Preview: Fine Chinese Art at Bonhams, London, Nov 8

What: Fine Chinese ArtWhere: Bonhams, 101 New Bond Street, W1S 1SR, LondonWhen: Nov 8, 10:30 AM GMTPublic Viewing: 04 Nov 2018 11:00 - 17:00 GMT, 05 Nov 2018 09:30 - 19:00 GMT, 06 Nov 2018 09:30 - 19:00 GMT, 07 Nov 2018 09:30 - 16:30 GMTTop Lots of the Sale:

Auction Preview: The Julius and Arlette Katchen Collection of Fine Netsuke - Part III at Bonhams, London, Nov 6

What: The Julius and Arlette Katchen Collection of Fine Netsuke - Part IIIWhere: Bonhams, 101 New Bond Street, W1S 1SR, LondonWhen: Nov 6, 2:00 PM GMTPublic Viewing: 02 Nov 2018 09:00 - 16:30 GMT, 04 Nov 2018 11:00 - 17:00 GMT, 05 Nov 2018 09:00 - 19:30 GMTTo

F1 should ban bargeboards, says Toro Rosso boss

As F1 owners Liberty Media continue to look at ways of improving the appearance of grand prix cars from 2021, Tost thinks that making the designs much simpler would be a positive move. The current generation of cars feature hugely intricate bargeboards, as F1

India still has considerable wealth poverty, says Credit Suisse report

It pegs India's total wealth at $6 trillion with a mean wealth of $7,024 per adult in 2018-mid.

Ilott, Eriksson to return to Macau Grand Prix

Ferrari protege Ilott will join Carlin while Eriksson heads to Motopark, the pair joining a strong entry that includes European F3 champion Mick Schumacher and last year’s Macau GP winner Dan Ticktum. Ilott heads a four-strong Carlin line-up that also inclu

Renault will have all-new F1 engine in 2019

Although there had been suggestions that the French car manufacturer would be using its latest Spec-C version as the basis of its 2019 power unit, it has now revealed that a total overhaul is being worked on at its Viry-Chatillon base. Renault F1 managing dir

Lorenzo still in doubt to race in Japan

The Ducati rider has suffered injuries in both of the past two MotoGP weekends, first contusions to his right ankle and left wrist, which he then fractured in a practice crash in Thailand. Lorenzo ended up missing the Buriram race and said his participation f

Trent: A worthy contender despite steep valuations

Though chances of a sharp near term re-rating are minimal, the moats, in our view, remain convincing enough to pick this stock for the long term

Chop-chop: Saudis may cut billions in military contracts & petrodollar in response to US sanctions

US penalties against Saudi Arabia over the alleged murder of Washington Post journalist Jamal Khashoggi may never be implemented. But just in case, the oil-rich kingdom has threatened to hit back using several effective weapons. Read Full Article at RT.com

Indian household wealth grows modest 2.6% in 2018 on rupee fall

This is according to Credit Suisse Research Institute’s 2018 Global Wealth Report, which expects wealth to rebound sharply in India and grow at an average 8 percent over the next five years to touch $8.8 trillion.

Rupee fall brings back IT and pharma sectors in favour: Taurus MF’s Dheeraj Singh

He believes that a strong currency can make the economy extremely uncompetitive and India sorely needs to reduce dependence on fossil fuels for our energy needs

Becoming monsoon-proof: Maruti Suzuki working with vendors to tackle rain-related supply disruption

Krishna Maruti in Gurugram had to stop his production for two days in August due to extreme weather conditions and the consequent water-logging

Trent: A worth contender despite steep valuations

Though chances of a sharp near term re-rating are minimal, the moats, in our view, remain convincing enough to pick this stock for the long term

No. 22 Mississippi St, No. 5 LSU meet for big SEC West game

No. 22 Mississippi State and No. 5 LSU meet on Saturday in Baton Rouge in a game with SEC Western Division implications

NC State-Clemson Top 25 showdown headlines ACC's Week 8

No. 3 Clemson plays host to 16th-ranked North Carolina State in the marquee game of the week in the Atlantic Coast Conference

Ariya Jutanugarn takes 1-shot lead with 66 at LPGA Shanghai

Ariya Jutanugarn of Thailand shot a 6-under 66 to take a one-stroke lead after the first round of the Buick LPGA Shanghai tournament on Thursday

UEFA bans Rubin Kazan for 1 year in financial fair play case

UEFA has banned Rubin Kazan from one season of European competition for breaking rules that monitor spending on player transfers and wages

Kip Keino hands himself over to police in corruption case

Kip Keino hands himself over to police in corruption case

Auction Preview: From Earth to Fire at Sotheby's, London, Nov 1

What: From Earth to FireWhere: Sotheby's, 34-35 New Bond Street, London W1A 2AA, UKWhen: Nov 1, 10:30 AM GMTTop Lots of the Sale:- «A pair of William IV silver two-light candelabra, Paul Storr for Storr & Mortimer», London, 1835 - The fluted s

Auction Preview: A Love Affair with France: The Elizabeth Stafford Collection at Christie's, New York, Nov 1

What: A Love Affair with France: The Elizabeth Stafford CollectionWhere: Christie's, 20 Rockefeller Center, New YorkWhen: Nov 1, 10:00 AMPublic Viewing: 27 Oct, 10am - 5pm, 28 Oct, 1pm - 5pm, 29 Oct, 10am - 5pm, 30 Oct, 10am - 5pm, 31 Oct, 10am - 5pmTop Lots

Announcing the TC Top Picks of Disrupt Berlin 2018

We called on early-stage startup founders to apply for TC Top Pick status at TechCrunch Disrupt Berlin 2018, which takes place on 29-30 November. We knew that many founders would heed the call but — holy smokes — the response was thunderous. Sheer volume

Get your Disrupt Berlin 2018 passes before 24 October and save big

Great news, startup fans. You still have time to save up to €500 on your pass to TechCrunch Disrupt Berlin 2018. Our premier tech conference focusing on the European startup scene takes place on 29-30 November, but the deadline for scoring passes at the b

Emma, the money management app, rolls out cryptocurrency support

Emma, the U.K. money management app (or self-described “financial advocate”), is launching a cryptocurrency feature by integrating with a plethora of exchanges so that you can easily track your cryptocurrency balances. The idea is that a modern PF
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