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Syria war: At least 70 killed in suspected chemical attack in Douma

At least 70 people have died in a suspected chemical attack in Douma, the last rebel-held town in Syria’s Eastern Ghouta, rescuers and medics say. Volunteer rescue force the White Helmets tweeted graphic images showing several bodies in basements. It said the deaths were likely to rise.

Redmi 5 First Flash Sale in India at 12pm; Mi TV 4A, Mi TV 4 Up for Grabs as Well

Redmi 5, Xiaomi’s latest affordable smartphone, will go on sale in India via Amazon and Mi.com for the first time at 12PM Tuesday. Last week, Xiaomi had launched three variants of the Redmi 5 – 2GB/ 3GB/ 4GB RAM – with the prices starting at Rs. 7,999 and going up all the way to

How social media impacts athletes at the Olympics

Nicole W. Forrester, Assistant Professor, School of Media, Ryerson University There has always been a symbiotic relationship between media, sports and athletes. Sports provides content for media, which in turn promotes the performances of athletes. But the advent of social media has disrupted this traditional connection. Rather than

Client posing as FBI agent assaults, threatens to kill employees at Boulder web-design firm, police say

The founder of a yoga company was arrested over the weekend after police allege he posed as an FBI agent and cuffed, assaulted and threatened to kill employees at a Boulder web-design firm that worked on a project for him. Daniel Shea, 45, was arrested in Lyons

Oregon man charged with assault, kidnapping in attack at Boulder web-design firm

The founder of a yoga company accused of posing as an FBI agentthen assaulting and threatening to kill employees at a Boulder web-design firm was charged Wednesday with 14 criminal counts. Daniel Shea, 45, of Oregon, was charged with first-degree burglary, attempted aggravated robbery, extortion, impersonating an officer,

FCC report finds almost no broadband competition at 100Mbps speeds

If you live in the US and want home Internet service at speeds of at least 100Mbps, you will likely find one Internet service provider in your area or none at all. The latest Internet Access Services report was released by the Federal Communications Commission last week. The report’s

Client posing as FBI agent assaults, threatens to kill employees at Boulder web-design firm, police say

The founder of a yoga company was arrested over the weekend after police allege he posed as an FBI agent and cuffed, assaulted and threatened to kill employees at a Boulder web-design firm that worked on a project for him. Daniel Shea, 45, was arrested in Lyons

Newgen Software IPO To Open On January 16, Price Band At Rs. 240-245

The shares of Newgen Software Technologies are proposed to be listed on NSE and BSE. IT firm Newgen Software Technologies will launch its initial public offer (IPO) on January 16 and has fixed a price band of Rs. 240-245 per share, a company statement said today. The IPO, to

HTC to launch at least five phones next year including one with dual cameras

HTC launched about half a dozen smartphones this year starting with the HTC U Ultra. The company recently unveiled the the U11+ and U11 Life, adding to the U11 series of squeezable smartphones. 2017 has largely been a productive year and the company wants to continue the

Vivo V7 With 5.7-Inch 18:9 Display, 24-Megapixel Front Camera Launched at Rs. 18,990

Vivo V7 selfie smartphone has been launched in India, just a week after Oppo F5 went on sale in the country. Key highlight of the new Vivo V7, apart from the 24-megapixel front camera with ‘Moonlight Glow’ flash, is the 5.7-inch display with bezel-less design and 18:9 aspect ratio.