IBM apologises for Australian e-census bungle, setting off blame game

DNA India | 2016-10-25

--> Tue, 25 Oct 2016-05:04pm , Sydney , Reuters The breach reportedly embarrassed a government which has sought to impress voters with its cybersecurity credentials. International Business Machines Corp said on Tuesday it plans to compensate the Australian government for a "malicious"...

Apple releases new updates for Mac and Watch devices

Deccan Chronicle | 2016-10-25

Apple recently released a range of updates for the company’s Mac, Watch and TV devices. The latest updates including iOS 10.1, macOS Sierra 10.12.1, watchOS 3.1 and tvOS 10.0.1 are now available for...


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HNA to buy 25% of Hilton

Arkansas Online | 2016-10-25

NEW YORK -- China's HNA Group has agreed to buy a 25 percent ownership stake of the Hilton hotel chain for about $6.5 billion, the latest attempt by a Chinese interest to acquire real estate in the U.S. HNA will appoint two directors at Hilton, expanding the board to 10 members, and will have...

Steelmaker Set to Be China’s No.1 Posts Biggest Profit Since ’12

Bloomberg | 2016-10-24

The listed unit of Baosteel Group Corp., the steelmaker that’s merging with a local rival to become China’s biggest, swung to its largest profit in more than four years in the third quarter, boosted by a rebound in prices in 2016 that’s aided producers worldwide. Baoshan Iron & Steel Co., the...


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Potential For A Male Contraceptive Is One Step Closer

IFL Science | 2016-10-24

The creation of a male contraceptive has been in the pipeline for the last 50 years, and yet there has been shockingly little development. Now, a group of researchers have revealed that they may be a step closer to developing a reversible contraceptive for men, but say it will likely be years before...


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Cubs Versus Indians: Historic World Series, Historically High Secondary Ticket Prices

Forbes | 2016-10-25

This historic 2016 World Series between the Chicago Cubs and Cleveland Indians will produce historically high secondary ticket prices, as pent-up demand from fanatical fan bases craving a long-awaited baseball title express their fanaticism with their wallets. ......

Virat Kohli is fantastic across formats: Mahendra Singh Dhoni

Deccan Chronicle | 2016-10-24

Mohali: Calling Virat Kohli one of the best in the world, India's limited overs captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni tonight said the Delhi dazzler's biggest advantage is that he has the ability to maintain a good strike rate without taking risks. Kohli produced a breathtaking knock of 154, while...

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Top Stories Worldwide | 2016-10-25

Chinese Firm Issues US Recall After Massive Cyberattack

The Chinese electronics maker of millions of products sold in the United States has issued a recall of the products following a massive cyberattack that briefly... | 2016-10-25

Government: Pricetag For Decommissioning Fukushima Plant Exceeds Earlier Estimates

The pricetag for decommissioning the Fukushima nuclear plant continues to grow, the Japanese government said Tuesday, and has surpassed the utility’s estimate... | 2016-10-25

Spanish King, Acting PM Will Attempt To Form New Government After Deadlock

Spanish King Felipe VI is expected to ask the country’s acting Prime Minister to end a political vacuum in the country and try to form a government after two...

The Roanoke Times | 2016-10-25

Hong Kong court sees chilling video describing torture

HONG KONG (AP) — A jury in Hong Kong watched chilling video Tuesday of a British banker describing how he tortured and killed an Indonesian woman he met in a...

Newstrack India | 2016-10-25

Young pregnant women more at risk of stroke: Study

New York, Oct 25 (IANS) Pregnancy in young women may increase the risk of stroke as compared to their older counterparts of childbearing age, a study has found....

BBC News | 2016-10-25

Dreamworld: Three killed on Australian theme park ride

At least three people have been killed on a ride at the Dreamworld theme park on Australia's Gold Coast, the park has confirmed....

Deccan Herald | 2016-10-25

Tata Group stocks trip up to 4% after Cyrus Mistry ouster

Tata Group stocks today hurtled down by up to 4.2 per cent after Cyrus Mistry was removed as chairman of India's largest conglomerate and replaced by his...

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