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TINY cancer detection device proves effective in Uganda testing

About half the size of a lunch box, the Tiny Isothermal Nucleic acid quantification sYstem (or TINY) has shown promise as a point-of-care detector of Kaposi sarcoma-associated herpesvirus (KSHV) in resource-limited settings such as sub-Saharan Africa.

Travel-weary Oilers head to Winnipeg next to face Jets

WINNIPEG, Manitoba -- The Edmonton Oilers are giving new meaning to the term «road warriors.»

ICICI Bank gets RBI clearance to appoint Sandeep Bakhshi as its MD and CEO

Facing enquiry over the charges of nepotism and conflict of interest, ICICI Bank's former MD and CEO Chanda Kochhar had quit the bank on October 4

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Hathway, DEN Networks rally up to 8% on RIL stake buy buzz

At its 41st annual general meeting (AGM), the oil-to-telecom behemoth Reliance Industries (RIL) announced the launch of fixed-line broadband services branded as Jio GigaFiber.

Rupee weakens 9 paise to 73.92 against US dollar in early trade

At the Interbank Foreign Exchange, the domestic currency opened higher at 73.79 but lost ground and fell to 73.92

Total in talks with multiple Indian firms for stake in LNG terminals, city gas projects: CEO Patrick Pouyanne

Total Chairman and CEO Patrick Pouyanne said the French company is «very interested» in investing in downstream sectors in India.

A mystery polio virus strain threatens India — all you need to know

Drug inspectors are planning to check Indonesia’s vaccine producing enterprise PT Bio Farma for possible contamination of polio vaccine, which threatens to bring the disease back

Brokerages remain upbeat on Indiabulls Housing post Q2, see 40-60% upside

IBHFL reported a profit of Rs 1,044.1 crore for the second quarter of the current fiscal, up 21.2 percent over the year-ago period.

DSP MF seeks SEBI nod for DSP Nifty 50 Index Fund

The open-ended scheme replicating or tracking Nifty 50 Index will deploy at least 95 percent of its assets in equity and equity-related securities covered by the Nifty 50 Index

Earnings will dictate trend for market this week; Lupin, Tata Global top buy ideas

We expect further rebound in markets but the upside also seems capped. The Nifty50 may face hurdle in the 10,550-10,700 zone while 10,100 would continue to act as crucial support

Paul Allen's passions: Rock n' roll, sports and philanthropy

SEATTLE (AP) - Personal computers, conservation, pro football, rock n' roll and rocket ships: Paul G. Allen couldn't have asked for a better way to spend, invest and donate the billions he reaped from co-founding Microsoft with childhood friend Bill Gates. Al

Mahindra signs Wehrlein and d'Ambrosio for FE season five

Wehrlein, who raced for Manor and Sauber in F1 before losing his seat to Charles Leclerc and returning to the DTM series in won in 2015 for this season, will make his FE debut for the Indian team. Former Marussia Virgin Racing F1 driver d’Ambrosio switches

Nakagami earns LCR Honda contract extension

Nakagami graduated from Moto2 to join an expanded two-bike LCR line-up in the premier class this year, racing a year-old Honda RC213V in the colours of long-time sponsor Idemitsu. With four races to go, he lies 20th in the points standings with a best finish

The case for the Warriors to win the championship

Much like the past two seasons, the Golden State Warriors will begin the 2018-19 NBA season as the heavy favorites to win the championship (-195 on Bovada). While it seems inevitable that the Warriors will three-peat, the NBA is still going to make them pla

Lightning aim to build on offensive effort when they host 'Canes

Lightning aim to build on offensive effort when they host 'Canes

Texans look to improve offense, protect Watson better

The Houston Texans have turned things around after opening the season 0-3, winning three straight games to move out of the AFC South basement.

Beasley shows worth, Cowboys need more of same in pass game

Beasley shows worth, Cowboys need more of same in pass game

Former UFC champ Eddie Alvarez signs with One Championship

Former UFC lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez has signed with the Asia-based One Championship promotion

Niners give Packers 2nd chance late after flag on Sherman

The San Francisco 49ers turned the ball over three more times but still had a chance to hold off the Green Bay Packers

Huawei Mate 20 launch: Livestream, start time, what to expect - CNET

Huawei will try to tackle Samsung's Galaxy Note 9.

The 2019 Hyundai Kona Electric is a fun EV with a solid driving range - Roadshow

With 258 miles on a charge and a fun-to-drive nature, the Kona Electric is a compelling new EV.

The 2019 Hyundai Nexo runs on hydrogen gas and oxygen - Roadshow

The Nexo is a fuel-cell crossover that can travel up to 380 miles on a single fill of hydrogen.

UK firm Skyline strikes insurance pact in India to protect farmers

The company#39;s founders, Gethin Jones and Laurent Sabatié, have spent the last year developing the technology-enabled insurance solution targeted at the underinsured markets of the world and believe their product will provide affordable protection for In

Indiabulls Housing Finance opens 2% higher on strong Q2 results

The company said it closed September 2018 with cash and liquid investments of Rs 21,249.7 crore

Investing in mutual funds? Bring in diversification to reduce the risk and enhance returns

In the worst of the times for stock markets, individuals invested across the asset classes are less hit as compared to investors betting all their money on stocks.

Investing in mutual funds? Diversify to reduce risks and enhance returns

In the worst of the times for stock markets, individuals invested across the asset classes are less hit as compared to investors betting all their money on stocks.

8K Miles Software hits lower circuit, recovers after CEO clears the air

Venkatachari also clarified that 8K Miles India has not approved any loan to 8K Media

Playoff beast Orlando Arcia hits another big homer in Brewers win

Orlando Arcia continues to be a beast in the playoffs for Milwaukee. Arcia ripped Los Angeles Dodgers starter Walker Buehler for a 2-run home run in the top of the 7th inning of NLCS Game 3 on Monday. He took an 0-1 fastball from Buehler out of the park to ri

Winners, losers from 'Monday Night Football' in Week 6

The Green Bay Packers hosted the San Francisco 49ers on “Monday Night Football” in Week 6. The game got off to a pretty hectic pace with both teams scoring quick touchdowns. That pace never really let up as both teams gave their all in what was a very ent

In Florida, families seeking the missing amid storm damage

PANAMA CITY, Fla. (AP) - Joanne Garone Behnke has replayed every possible scenario in her mind a hundred times. Maybe her 79-year-old aunt sought shelter at the sturdy condo nearby that withstood Hurricane Michael's devastating winds. Maybe she was rescued an

HBO's Watchmen first look teases mysterious man in yellow - CNET

Who is he?

Open thread for night owls: Millions of years needed for mammals to recover from one of their kind

Ed Yong at The Atlantic writes—It Will Take Millions of Years for Mammals to Recover From Us. In less than 130,000 years, humans have sawed off the most evolutionarily distinct branches from our family tree: The story of mammals is one of self-destructio

Massive Insect Loss in Puerto Rico Linked to Climate Change

You may not like them in your house, but bugs are vital to ecosystems. And now it seems insects around the world are in a crisis, and it’s more serious — and widespread […] The post Massive Insect Loss in Puerto Rico Linked to Climate Change appeare

Tommie Smith, John Carlos protests over social issues still resonate a half-century later

Fifty years ago on Oct. 16, Tommie Smith and John Carlos walked to the podium to accept their respective gold and bronze medals after the 200-meter sprint at the Olympic Games in Mexico City. Wearing beads and a scarf, as their first sign of protest, they too

Minnesota's racist Republican Senate candidate once compared Michelle Obama to a chimpanzee

Minnesota’s Senate race may not be drawing much attention for being competitive—polling shows Sen. Tina Smith, appointed to replace Sen. Al Franken, is comfortably in the lead—but the Republican nominee there is yet another headline-worthy example of wh

Trump hints he'd work with Democrats if they retake Congress. Yeah, right.

Donald Trump is ramping up his hysterical attacks on Democrats—but, as the prospect of Democrats winning the House gets closer, Trump is also hinting he would work with them. “There’s a chance that we’ll get along and get along well. We have a lot o

Election Roundup: (FL-Gov), Racist DeSantis Ad, (KY-06) as Possible Bellwether, (TX-Sen) Texas Humor

The following stories are examples of this week's Election Roundup of 65 down ticket stories covering Sunday 10/7 through Saturday 10/13. (FL-Gov) DeSantis rally: Black opponent will pick judges that will rule against people «who look like us»

Google's CEO says it may never launch that censored search engine it made for China - CNET

Sundar Pichai, in his first public acknowledgement of Project Dragonfly, says the effort was an internal project to find out what was possible for Google in China.

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey wants to fix 'filter bubbles' on the social network - CNET

It's not the algorithmic timeline that Dorsey thinks is to blame.

Jeff Bezos is just fine taking the Pentagon’s $10B JEDI cloud contract

Some tech companies might have a problem taking money from the Department of Defense, but Amazon isn’t one of them, as CEO Jeff Bezos made clear today at the Wired25 conference. Just last week, Google pulled out of the running for the Pentagon’s
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