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Why ‘Sonic the Hedgehog 2’ Has Timeless Gameplay

There are ton of video games out there, way more than any person could ever play, and many of them you shouldn’t play. But some games are so good, so iconic, so important […] The post Why ‘Sonic the Hedgehog 2’ Has Timeless Gameplay ap

Abbreviated pundit roundup: Protecting Mueller's investigation, California wildfires and more

We begin today’s roundup with a very important piece by Nelson W. Cunningham, former federal prosecutor and general counsel of the White House Office of Administration, on the transparent ploy by Donald Trump to hinder Robert Mueller’s investigation and t

Dame Gulizar and Other Love Stories

Starting from a mysterious photograph of her great-grandparents, Rebecca Topakian embarks on a journey to discover her own relationship with Armenia.

Middle East Looters Turn to Spirit Possession to Find Gold Treasure

Some looters are turning to spirits called «jinn» in their hunt for gold treasure.

Half of the Year's Rain Falls on Earth in Just 12 Days

Extreme precipitation will be more likely in a warming world.

NMDC suspends iron ore-mining in Karnataka

The mining company said it has requested the government to reconsider its decision and the Karnataka Chief Minister Kumaraswamy had convened a meeting with senior officials on November 14.

Rebellion was «sitting duck» for SMP in Shanghai

Rebellion lost out in the battle to be the lead non-hybrid LMP1 team in Shanghai, as SMP trio Jenson Button, Vitaly Petrov and Mikhail Aleshin notched up their first podium of 2018 behind the Toyotas. The #1 Rebellion R-13 Jani shares with Bruno Senna and And

This Emotional Lexus Ad Was Written by an AI

‘Tis the season to tug at audience heartstrings with tear-inducing commercials (I’m looking at you, John Lewis). But Lexus took things a step further this week when it introduced the world’s first ad […] The post This Emotional Lexus A

Cahill international career ends with a win for Australia

Tim Cahill's farewell game for Australia ended in a 3-0 win over Lebanon, leaving the Socceroos' all-time leading scorer with 50 career goals and 108 caps

Davies to join Europe's Solheim Cup team as vice-captain

British golfer Laura Davies will be one of Europe's three vice-captains for next year's Solheim Cup

World Gold Council and MMTC Pamp to set up bullion assaying institute

Formed as a non-profit organization with 50:50 joint venture between WGC and MMTC Pamp, the institute would conduct education at India Institute of Gems and Jewellery

Important to address concerns quickly in cyber era, Nestle CEO on Maggi crisis learning

Recounting the Maggi crisis in India when the Nestle#39;s popular product was banned for five months, Schneider said that there was «a wave of sentiment building against the product, at the time it was hurting us very strongly».

What Trump’s picks for the Presidential Medal of Freedom say about him

The seven recipients included, Babe Ruth, Elvis Presley, Antonin Scalia and Orrin Hatch

Indian banks and SWIFT form project on blockchain tech to prevent frauds

The first domestic blockchain project began few months ago, aimed at preventing frauds

UEFA charges Greek champion AEK for price gouging away fans

AEK Athens faces UEFA punishment for price gouging fans when Bayern Munich visited for a Champions League game in October

Rins «earned more respect» after 2018 breakthrough

Rins joined the premier class after running out front in five seasons in Moto3 and Moto2, but struggled to make an immediate impact, not helped by Suzuki's compromised 2017 bike and injuries. The Spaniard gradually built up pace as he went along and, having r

Ideas for Profit | Minda Corp: Strong business available at an attractive valuation

The company has marquee clients, strong focus on RD and a robust order book. The recent correction in the stock price has made valuations extremely attractive

Fitness trackers for cows are a thing now - CNET

Cows aren't worried about hitting 10,000 steps a day, but they could still use a wearable.

Black Friday 2018: Roadshow's favorite Amazon deals for your car and garage - Roadshow

Why wait until actual Black Friday, start saving on stuff for your car or your garage right now.

Black Friday 2018: Roadshow's best Amazon deals for your car and garage - Roadshow

Bypass the lines this week and check out Roadshow's picks of the best Amazon deals your car and garage

Watch a supermassive black hole swirling in VR - CNET

It's like the Eye of Sauron, but in space.

Ontario’s “Open for Business” law will erode workplace rights

The conservative Premier opposed the liberals’ minimum wage hike, saying it would “lose jobs” — which is untrue

40 percent of Americans believe alternative treatments can cure cancer. They can’t

Experts say therapies such as acupuncture are beneficial, but they can’t beat cancer alone

7 economic terms that are often used to trick people out of their money

If it sounds too good to be true, take a closer look beyond the buzzwords

Beto O’Rourke fell short — but Republicans fear Texas will go blue in 2020

Beto was no fluke: Democrats ousted two GOP congressmen and picked up 14 seats in the Texas legislature

Create flavorful cold brew at home in seconds

The HyperChiller V2 Rapid Beverage cooler creates a perfect cup of cold brew with your at-home coffee maker

Air India revives plans to raise Rs 500 cr; to mop up Rs 6,100cr from aircraft sale and lease back

In early September, the airline had invited bids for raising Rs 500 crore through STL to meet its working capital requirements with September 10 as the deadline for submission of bids.

‘Cloud canteen’ startup Feedr raises £1.5M to provide office workers with a healthier lunch

Feedr, a food tech startup that delivers healthy and personalised meals to office workers as an alternative to companies setting up their own canteens, has picked up just over £1.5 million in pre-Series A funding. The round is led by London early-stage ventu

HyperSurfaces turns any surface into a user interface using vibration sensors and AI

Imagine any surface, such as a wooden table, car door or glass wall, could be turned into a user interface without the need for physical buttons or a touch screen. That’s the ambition of HyperSurfaces, the London startup originally behind the Mogees lin

Last Chance to get a table in Startup Alley at Disrupt Berlin

Going once, going twice for tables in Startup Alley! Disrupt Berlin is less than two weeks away, and registration is about to close for startups looking to showcase their product or company to thousands of people on the Disrupt floor. According to Crunchbase

Portugal unaware of joint World Cup bid with Spain, Morocco

A Portuguese official says Spain has made no approach about the possibility of presenting a three-way bid to host the 2030 World Cup with Morocco

French bank pays huge US fine for doing business in Cuba, Iran

Societe Generale has agreed to pay $1.34 billion to US federal and state authorities to settle a pending legal dispute over violations of US trade sanctions against Iran and other countries. Read Full Article at

Land confiscation plans will hurt South Africa's economic growth, IMF warns

South Africa’s economic recovery faces serious constraints, according to the International Monetary Fund (IMF) which pointed to land reform, growing debt of state firms, and capital outflows as obstacles for growth. Read Full Article at

Seven female racers named in Saudi FE test line-up

Drivers including Jamie Chadwick, Simona de Silvestro, Carmen Jorda, Tatiana Calderon and Katherine Legge will take part in the session, which has been organised at the request of the race’s promoter. The test will be split into two sessions for morning an

Auer set to join Ticktum in Red Bull Super Formula line-up

While Ticktum looks almost certain to drive for Team Mugen, Auer is tipped to join the new joint effort of B-Max Racing and German squad Motopark. Ticktum raced for Mugen in two Super Formula races this season alongside his Formula 3 European Championship cam

Dead whale had 115 plastic cups, 2 flip-flops in its stomach

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) - A dead whale that washed ashore in eastern Indonesia had a large lump of plastic waste in its stomach, including drinking cups and flip-flops, a park official said Tuesday, causing concern among environmentalists and government offic

German strike: 14 Eurowings flights canceled at Duesseldorf

BERLIN (AP) - Budget airline Eurowings says 14 flights were canceled at Duesseldorf airport in western Germany after flight attendants started a temporary strike over working conditions. German news agency dpa reported that flights were canceled Tuesday for e

RBI Board to set up a committee to examine its Economic Capital Framework

A decision in this regard too was taken at the Board meeting held in Mumbai yesterday

Top Masala Bond seller returns to market after govt relaxes tax norms

The market for masala notes, which are rupee securities sold abroad, may draw issuers at a time when liquidity is tight domestically

Zircon Tech gets SEBI#39;s go ahead for IPO; total clearance reaches 70 in 2018

Zircon Technologies (India), which had filed draft papers with SEBI in September, obtained the regulator#39;s observations on November 12, latest update with the markets watchdog showed.
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