• Punjab CM greet people on Sri Krishna Janmashtami
Punjab CM greet people on Sri Krishna Janmashtami

Devotees perform Raas Leela or Krishna Leela - special dance-drama enactments of Krishna's life as per the Bhagavata Purana. However, all other places, right from Guruvayoor in South to Mathura in North, will celebrate Krishna Janmashtami on August 17.

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  • Viking Fund Management LLC Lowers Stake in Prudential Financial, Inc. (PRU)
Viking Fund Management LLC Lowers Stake in Prudential Financial, Inc. (PRU)

More notable recent Prudential Financial Inc (NYSE:PRU) news were published by: Reuters.com which released: "Prudential Financial to reorganize U.S. businesses" on July 20, 2017, also Reuters.com with their article: "Prudential Financial enters Indonesian life insurance market" published on July 18, 2017, Reuters.com published: "Prudential Financia...

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  • Violence in Virginia Prompts Emergency Demonstration in Oakland
Violence in Virginia Prompts Emergency Demonstration in Oakland

The driver, 20-year-old James Alex Fields Jr ., has been charged with second degree murder . A 32-year-old woman is dead after a auto plowed through a crowd of counter-protesters Saturday during a white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia .

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  • Trump condemns hatred in Charlottesville 'on many sides'
Trump condemns hatred in Charlottesville 'on many sides'

A Virginia State Police helicopter crashed Saturday in Albermale County, Virginia , near the city of Charlottesville , where a violent white nationalist rally was taking place. President Trump condemned the violence , but appeared to blame all sides. Later in the day, two other people were killed following a helicopter crash that was repo...

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  • Paris Olympic Committee Will Consider Esports For The 2024 Games
Paris Olympic Committee Will Consider Esports For The 2024 Games

A 2015 study forcasted that eSports would reach an audience of 145 million viewers by 2017, so it comes as no surprise that the Olympic committee is looking at including it in their event. "Let's see if we can find some bridges", Estanguet added. The practice came under intense criticism previous year, and efforts to crack down on virtual betting...

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  • J&K: 3 Hizbul militants trapped as gun battle intensifies in Shopian
J&K: 3 Hizbul militants trapped as gun battle intensifies in Shopian

The injured soldiers were shifted to army's base hospital in Badami Bagh area of Srinagar city. Official sources said that the Joint team launched cordon-and-search operation at Astan Mohalla area of Awanura village in Zainpora Shopian following inputs about the presence of some militants on Saturday night.

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  • Uber shareholders revolt against venture firm after surprise lawsuit
Uber shareholders revolt against venture firm after surprise lawsuit

Benchmark, one of Silicon Valley's top venture-capital firms, insists in its suit that Kalanick's reported transgressions weren't evident when Uber's board voted past year to increase its membership from eight to 11 and to give Kalanick sole appointment rights.

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  • Ford F-150 boasts best-in-class towing rating, improved fuel economy
Ford F-150 boasts best-in-class towing rating, improved fuel economy

As standard, it's paired with Ford's 10-speed automatic transmission. Ford's 4x2 5.0-liter V8 saw gas mileage increase by two points in city driving and one point in highway and overall fuel economy, while the 4x4 version picked up one point across the board, averaging 16 mpg in the city, 22 mpg on the highway and 18 mpg combined.

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  • 'Destiny 2' beta brought new changes, Bungie applying new matchmaking rules
'Destiny 2' beta brought new changes, Bungie applying new matchmaking rules

The upcoming beta for Destiny 2 PC will mark the first time that the massively popular sci-fi shooter can be played on the PC, as Destiny was only available for consoles. While entertaining and not quite game breaking when it was discovered in the beta, the glitch that allowed players to have infinite supers during The Inverted Spire strike h...

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  • Android Things Dev Preview 5 released - now based on Android O
Android Things Dev Preview 5 released - now based on Android O

We have no idea what caused the schedule change, but at the very least, we may soon find out what Android O stands for. Android O will be released on August 21 or in the same week. On the other hand, the iPhone 8 is coming in September, so Google may be looking to steal some of Apple's thunder with a splashy Android O name unveiling event.

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  • Stocks tumble on North Korea worries
Stocks tumble on North Korea worries

The index closed at 16.04 overnight, the highest level since November 8, when Trump was elected president. The threat followed U.S. President Donald Trump's warning on Tuesday that any threats by Pyongyang would be "met with fire and fury like the world has never seen".

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  • OnePlus 3 and 3T to get Android O as final software update
OnePlus 3 and 3T to get Android O as final software update

When OnePlus officially announced that OnePlus 2 and OnePlus X were not getting the Nougat update, the fans were left disappointed. In a Q&A on the company's community forums (via 9to5 Google ) he wrote: " Android O is going to be the last Android version update we'll release for the OP3/3T".

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  • Dow slips 100 points as tensions with N.Korea escalate
Dow slips 100 points as tensions with N.Korea escalate

The smaller than expected increase in consumer prices has led to optimism that the Federal Reserve will not be in a hurry to raise interest rates. Missile makers Raytheon and Lockheed Martin have outperformed Wall Street by nearly four per cent in recent days and the Dow Jones US defence index is at a record high and on a seven-day unbroken run o...

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  • WeChat, Weibo and Baidu Tieba investigated for violation of cyber security laws
WeChat, Weibo and Baidu Tieba investigated for violation of cyber security laws

The administration has received reports from users that illegal content, including pornographic, violent, terrorist and fake information, was being spread on the three platforms, according to a statement published on CAC website. Prior to that meeting, Weibo was requested to close part of its video site due to violations, wiping away over $1.3 bill...

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  • Wenger doubts Tottenham can fill Wembley this season
Wenger doubts Tottenham can fill Wembley this season

The number stands at zero. Newcastle, meanwhile, head into the clash with manager Rafael Benitez having vowed to battle through his transfer window frustration to tackle life in the top flight head on. He continued: "Right now, Harry Kane is one year away from being worth that, if already not being worth that". We made 314 interceptions last ...

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  • Sonic Mania PC Release Delayed Days Before Launch
Sonic Mania PC Release Delayed Days Before Launch

Sonic and his two original super friends run, jump and fly through a colorful fantasy world, having themselves a hell of a time. Sonic Mania will launch on August 15, 2017at $19.99 USD/$25.99 CAD. We got to see a small portion of this a few months back , so it's nice to see the full thing. If Sega ever decides to make a new Sonic cartoon, i...

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  • Suspect in Missouri police officer's slaying is captured
Suspect in Missouri police officer's slaying is captured

He's accused of throwing the rifle used in Michael's death into a body of water, where it was recovered. Lowe says he couldn't immediately specify the style of the rifle. They say Noble told them he arrived home on Monday, Aug. 7th, at about 2:00 a.m., and found the rifle leaning against the inside doorway of his house.

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  • Jernigan Capital Inc (JCAP) Needle Moving on Volume
Jernigan Capital Inc (JCAP) Needle Moving on Volume

About 119,826 shares traded. Creative Planning's holdings in Monmouth Real Estate Investment Corporation were worth $387,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. Legal And General Gru Public Limited Company holds 0% or 143,461 shares in its portfolio. J Goldman And Company LP owns 104,689 shares. 19,608 were accumulated by Citadel Advsr Ltd Com.

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  • A warning to parents about the new anonymous app skyrocketing in popularity
A warning to parents about the new anonymous app skyrocketing in popularity

Sarahah helps you in discovering your strength and areas for improvement by receiving honest feedback from your employees and your friends in a private manner. Like any other app , after you've downloaded Sarahah , you'll have to set up an account. Why is Sarahah app trending on Google today? Users will need to down and register, a...

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  • Trump says USA is 'locked and loaded' amid North Korea threat
Trump says USA is 'locked and loaded' amid North Korea threat

The president said that the USA military is ready in a tweet and said he hopes North Korea's leader, Kim Jong Un , "will find another path". The warnings from Trump come as China - North Korea's primary ally - issued a veiled warning to the U.S .

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  • RCom offers 'unlimited data' and calls at Rs 299
RCom offers 'unlimited data' and calls at Rs 299

RCom also announced a Rozana offer in which a recharge for Rs 193 will get you 1GB data per day and 30 minute unlimited calling per day. However, exact details regarding the plan have not been disclosed yet. The company had kept the price of the Wi-pod dongle at Rs 3,200, whose validity is 365 days. Airtel's Rs 399 plan , with a validity of 84 day...

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  • Facebook unveils Watch, a new platform for discovering new shows
Facebook unveils Watch, a new platform for discovering new shows

They also mentioned these possible features that are included in Watch; shows that engage fans and community, live shows that connect directly with fans, shows that follow a narrative arc or have a consistent theme and Live events that bring communities together.

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  • Google Play Protect features now available for the Play Store app
Google Play Protect features now available for the Play Store app

The Verify Apps scanning feature which has always been tucked away, will now feature at the top of the Updates tab as a noticeable badge in the My Apps & Games section within the Play Store . If you want to disable scanning, you can toggle on/off scanning, as well as, sending of unknown apps to Google . "Starting today [July 21] in India, doing...

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  • Some
Some "Fundamental Changes" to Achievements Might be Coming

Steam's profile pages come to mind, where you can display various totals of games, certain achievements, and more. Xbox is now looking into better ways of showcasing players' achievements, Xbox Platform corporate vice president Mike Ybarra recently said in an interview with Windows Central .

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  • Microsoft Launches Coco Framework for Enterprise-grade Blockchain Solutions
Microsoft Launches Coco Framework for Enterprise-grade Blockchain Solutions

Microsoft has announced that it is working with Intel and other blockchain leaders on a new framework geared towards bringing the technology to the enterprise. The accelerated throughput is achieved by isolating the transaction verification process to speed network consensus. A Microsoft spokesperson said in an email to SDxCentral, "Think of a T...

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  • 'Knights of the Frozen Throne' Expansion Arrives This Week
'Knights of the Frozen Throne' Expansion Arrives This Week

Get ready for some very welcome cold everyone because Hearthstone's [ Free ] latest expansion, Knights of the Frozen Throne , has gone live. For the Lich King! What will they do with the huge and awful power the Lich King offers? The Frozen Throne expansion is live now for PC and mobile.

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  • Look Out for Tesla Self-Driving Trucks in Nevada and California
Look Out for Tesla Self-Driving Trucks in Nevada and California

Tesla is working on electric, self-driving trucks that can travel in " platoons " or road trains capable of following a lead vehicle, according to leaked correspondence with regulators. Reuters reports that Tesla met with the California DMV on Wednesday and has already met with the Nevada DMV. Besides producing a video showing an Otto truck driv...

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  • Nail-biting battle reveals with suspense behind Ahmed Patel's path to Rajya Sabha
Nail-biting battle reveals with suspense behind Ahmed Patel's path to Rajya Sabha

On Tuesday, one after the other, delegations of both the parties made multiple visits to the Election Commission, seeking to counter each other's claims. But it can give new heart to Congress workers, particularly in Gujarat. Talking to reporters in Gandhinagar today, Shankersinh Vaghela said the BJP "will take care" of the MLAs who cross- ...

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  • Guam Residents Fear Attack After North Korea Statements; Gov. Says 'No Threat'
Guam Residents Fear Attack After North Korea Statements; Gov. Says 'No Threat'

But while most traders appeared to favour safe-haven assets, bargain seekers helped Wall Street's three major indexes pare the day's earlier losses. "The yen is the big story really". military, which has 6,000 troops based there. Top military brass and President Trump are being sued by five US military members that want to keep Trump's trans...

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  • Battlefield 1 now free to download from Origin and EA Access
Battlefield 1 now free to download from Origin and EA Access

It's an announcement that many probably saw coming, but it's a big addition to the services nonetheless. Both EA Access (Xbox One) and Origin Access (PC) will run you $5 a month, or $30 a year. Meanwhile, Origin Access has classic titles dating back to the 90s, like Wing Commander . So if Battlefield 1 wasn't enough of an excuse to get t...

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  • Biological malware: Scientists use DNA to hack a computer
Biological malware: Scientists use DNA to hack a computer

Each dot represents one DNA strand in a given sample. "The DNA sequencing community, and especially the programmers of bioinformatics tools, should consider computer security when developing software", they wrote . "Thus, while scientifically interesting, we stress that people today should not necessarily be alarmed, as we discuss both above and...

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  • Microsoft launches Outlook Beta
Microsoft launches Outlook Beta

Outlook.com is getting a fresh redesign for a more modern look and a smarter inbox all-round, along with a boost on the performance front to make things like attaching files a nippier process. Clicking it will give you a load of new goodies, as mentioned, including the addition of "quick suggestions" when composing emails. It's our understandin...

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  • Two more owners join the Overwatch League
Two more owners join the Overwatch League

Two more franchises - one in London , and another in Los Angeles - have joined the Overwatch League , Blizzard announced Thursday . This brings the total number of teams in the league up to nine, with teams also in New York, Boston, Shanghai and others.

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  • Apple Will Soar to $1 Trillion Market Cap, RBC Says
Apple Will Soar to $1 Trillion Market Cap, RBC Says

Apple Inc . has a 52 week low of $102.53 and a 52 week high of $161.83. Following the completion of the transaction, the insider now owns 447,151 shares in the company, valued at $68,691,336.62. On Wednesday, October 26 the stock rating was downgraded by Stifel Nicolaus to "Hold". The rating was maintained by Oppenheimer with "Outperform" on Friday...

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  • Infamous Ford Bronco from OJ Simpson police chase head for 'Pawn Stars'
Infamous Ford Bronco from OJ Simpson police chase head for 'Pawn Stars'

The white Ford Bronco used during the infamous 1994 O.J. Simpson police chase will be featured on the August 14 episode of History's " Pawn Stars ". Harrison said the Bronco is in "amazing shape". It was five days after Simpson's ex-wife, Nicole Brown Simpson, and Rob Goldman had been found murdered.

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