• Facebook Suspends 200 Apps Over Mishandled User Data
Facebook Suspends 200 Apps Over Mishandled User Data

Apparently someone working for the app shared some of the code on GitHub, and put working login credentials in the code as well that allowed access to the database, for four years. However, their request was turned down by the myPersonality app team in 2013 because of the company's political ambitions. "And second, where we have concerns, we wi...

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  • Theresa May headed for Cabinet showdown over Brexit
Theresa May headed for Cabinet showdown over Brexit

Mr Green, who was sacked in December after a Cabinet Office inquiry found he had breached the ministerial code, told BBC Radio Four's The Westminster Hour: 'This is not the time for members of the Cabinet or anyone else inside the Conservative Party to indulge in ideology.

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  • Piyush Goyal to handle Finance Ministry until Arun Jaitley recovers
Piyush Goyal to handle Finance Ministry until Arun Jaitley recovers

Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore , the MoS in the I&B ministry, has been assigned the charge of the I&B ministry. She had earlier been moved out of the human resource development ministry and shifted to textile ministry. BJP president Amit Shah and Union ministers Piyush Goyal and Jitender Singh visited AIIMS to see Jaitley after the surgery. Irani is ...

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  • Aston Villa boss wants deal for veteran defender
Aston Villa boss wants deal for veteran defender

Villa had been considered favourites to advance from the tie after finishing seven points above Middlesbrough in the table and they cleared the first hurdle with a clean sheet intact. "It's a hard season, it's a long season but they've been the third and fourth best teams in the league so you have to take it on the chin". The home fans erupted ...

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  • Child Found, Mother Arrested After Tulsa Police Issue Amber Alert
Child Found, Mother Arrested After Tulsa Police Issue Amber Alert

A woman allegedly stabbed her daughter, burned down the house and kidnapped another daughter before police found her. A 7-year-old for whom an Amber alert was issued late Monday evening has been found, Tulsa police say. The suspect is believed to be driving a 2011 Ford Escape with Oklahoma tag 778-MNX, or a 2005 Black Lexus RX300 with used deal...

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  • PNB posts biggest ever quarterly loss of ₹ 13417 cr in Q4
PNB posts biggest ever quarterly loss of ₹ 13417 cr in Q4

He also added that they have initiated the removal of three board level officers, two ED officers of PNB and one Managing Director of Allahabad Bank. "The accusations by the CBI against the top executive has taken cognisance of the fact that repeated red flags were ignored by the lender and for this the bucks stops at the management".

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  • George Soros charity damns Viktor Orban for '€100m spent on lies'
George Soros charity damns Viktor Orban for '€100m spent on lies'

Earlier this year, citing national security concerns, his government announced a so-called " Stop Soros " package of laws aimed at tightening rules for NGOs receiving funding from overseas. One law proposed by Orban would levee steep taxes against any organization that worked with refugees or promoted refugee rights. The Foundations are taking appr...

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  • Robinson Cano faces 80-game suspension
Robinson Cano faces 80-game suspension

This seems to be the case in regards to Cano. MLB Senior Vice President Patrick Houlihan and union deputy general counsel Matt Nussbaum then worked to reach the agreement to accept the discipline. He was scheduled to see a specialist in Philadelphia on Tuesday, which could bring a more precise timetable to what is in line to be an extended inju...

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  • Facebook Removed 2.5 Million Pieces of Hate Speech in the First Quarter
Facebook Removed 2.5 Million Pieces of Hate Speech in the First Quarter

The company did not explain the jump in such posts, but Alex Schultz, its vice president of data analytics, said releasing the data is a part of an attempt to work with the community to improve Facebook. But a recent report from the Washington Post found that Facebook's facial recognition technology may be limited in how effectively it can catc...

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  • Afghan security forces, 8 Taliban militants killed in Afghanistan clashes
Afghan security forces, 8 Taliban militants killed in Afghanistan clashes

Samihullah Samim, a lawmaker from Farah, said parts of the city are under Taliban control with heavy fighting just 300 metres from the governor's residence. He said the Taliban targeted Haidr Qali, Sayedabad and Yazdi areas of the provincial capital with suicide bombing, rockets and auto bombing. "No comments have been received from the anti-gove...

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  • Gael Clichy: People need to remember Arsene Wenger's Arsenal achievements
Gael Clichy: People need to remember Arsene Wenger's Arsenal achievements

Outgoing Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger believes the next step of football's "evolution" will be the launch of a new European super league. "A domestic league will certainly play Tuesday, Wednesday". Liverpool can qualify for next year's Champions League by taking a point at home to Brighton, but Chelsea will hope to pounce if they slip up by ...

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  • Pompeo seeking 'strong cooperation' with Europeans on Iran
Pompeo seeking 'strong cooperation' with Europeans on Iran

Bolton, however, did not rule out sanctions for European companies doing business with Iran. "It has crucial significance not only for ensuring regional security, but also for stability in the world, and it's extraordinarily important in the regime of nuclear non-proliferation".

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  • MI5 chief calls for close security cooperation with Europe after Brexit
MI5 chief calls for close security cooperation with Europe after Brexit

Twelve terrorist attacks were thwarted in the United Kingdom in the last 12 months, but the victory over Islamist terrorists requires further worldwide attention, the head of the UK Security Service ( MI5 ), Andrew Parker , said at a security conference in Berlin .

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  • National Hurricane Center watching area in the Gulf of Mexico
National Hurricane Center watching area in the Gulf of Mexico

By Thursday and Friday, the heaviest rain should focus on the Mid-Atlantic, before reaching New England by Saturday. And before that, we have to go all the way back to 1959, when Tropical Storm Arlene formed in the southeastern Gulf and ultimately made landfall in the Bayou State on May 30.

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  • Biotech Companies Climb On Seemingly Toothless Drug-Pricing Reform
Biotech Companies Climb On Seemingly Toothless Drug-Pricing Reform

Obama said. He said that "the middle man" has become rich on the backs of patients. Trump said in the Rose Garden. The American public, Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar said, deserves to know which companies are "gouging consumers".

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  • Romney calls U.S. pastor at Jerusalem embassy ceremony a 'bigot'
Romney calls U.S. pastor at Jerusalem embassy ceremony a 'bigot'

Southern Baptist preacher Robert Jeffress is notably a keen Trump supporter, and, separately, is known to have called homosexuals "perverts", billed Mormonism "a heresy" from hell, and made derogatory remarks toward Jews. In a tweet Sunday night, the former MA governor who is now running for a Senate seat from Utah criticized Jeffress for his ...

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  • First climbers of 2018 reach Everest summit
First climbers of 2018 reach Everest summit

He first tried in 1975 but lost both of his legs during the climb due to frostbite. Yesterday saw the first successful summits of the year on the world's highest mountain, and among them was a global first. He stood atop the summit at 8.40 a.m. (10.55 p.m. EDT). The wind was calm for most of the ascent and temperatures hovered near minus 10 Fahrenh...

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  • Giuliani resigns from law firm due to 'pressing demands' of Mueller probe
Giuliani resigns from law firm due to 'pressing demands' of Mueller probe

They were particularly displeased by the implication, which Giuliani spake as gospel, that it's perfectly normal for a lawyer to secretly take the initiative to silence the porn stars who say they banged their clients. Switching back to 1998, Giuliani noted that the "Watergate litigation resolved" that "the president is not above the law, is not ab...

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  • Anti-US clericleads in Iraq polls
Anti-US clericleads in Iraq polls

State television reported today that Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi ordered the strike inside Syria. Turnout in the election was 44.5 per cent - much lower than in previous elections . Numerous candidates on Fatah were militia commanders before they cut their official ties with the force in order to seek office. Those rivals were his prede...

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  • Newly-wed Sonam Kapoor responds to marriage wishes
Newly-wed Sonam Kapoor responds to marriage wishes

Happy Mother's Day." Remarks like "Wow! "When your feet are exhausted from dancing too much at your wedding sangeet but you don't care and wear comfy shoes so that you can dance some more", joked one Twitter user. The picture created buzz on the Internet and was circulated by fan clubs. Sonam Kapoor who has just got married to her long time l...

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  • Police HQ in Indonesia city attacked after church bombings
Police HQ in Indonesia city attacked after church bombings

At least 10 people were reportedly injured. "One of them was a little kid", national police chief Tito Karnavian said. Karnavian said the father of the family that carried out the church bombings was head of the Surabaya cell of Jemaah Anshorut Daulah, an Indonesian militant network affiliated with IS that has been implicated in attacks in Indo...

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  • Flights diverted from Delhi airport after sudden dust storm
Flights diverted from Delhi airport after sudden dust storm

Power supply was affected in many areas in Delhi and Gurugram in Haryana . Earlier this week, the Delhi government made a decision to close all evening schools on Tuesday following the weather department's warning about heavy rains and thunderstorm .

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  • Nisar lashes out at Nawaz Sharif over Mumbai attack remarks
Nisar lashes out at Nawaz Sharif over Mumbai attack remarks

We strongly believe that the handlers of the attack were in Pakistan", Sitharaman said , adding, "It (Sharif's remarks) only proves that India's stand has been right all the way". READ | Nawaz Sharif: Militants active in Pakistan, should we allow them to kill in Mumbai? Afghanistan's narrative is being accepted, but ours is not.

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  • Militants from Pakistan attacked Mumbai: Sharif
Militants from Pakistan attacked Mumbai: Sharif

In an interview to Pakistan's Dawn Newspaper, Mr. Sharif questioned the policy of allowing the non-state actors to cross the border and kill people in Mumbai. Pakistan's Supreme Court in February ordered that Sharif be removed as head of the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N), six months after the court disqualified him as the country's leader...

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  • At least 7 killed as blasts, gunshots rock E. Afghanistan's Jalalabad city
At least 7 killed as blasts, gunshots rock E. Afghanistan's Jalalabad city

The attack targeted the tax and revenue office of Nangarhar Province in the city center of Jalalabad on May 13. Militants have staged several attacks across Afghanistan this year. A auto bomb was detonated at the entrance to the state accounts office before a group of about six attackers armed with machine guns and rocket-propelled grenades rus...

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  • China to Start Trials for First Domestically Built Aircraft Carrier
China to Start Trials for First Domestically Built Aircraft Carrier

China is making clear its intention to accelerate the building of aircraft carriers to step up maritime activities. The new aircraft carrier weighs 50,000 tonnes and analysis of recent satellite images suggest that modifications have been made for the ship to transport an additional eight aircraft.

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  • French FM slams 'unacceptable' U.S. sanctions on Iran
French FM slams 'unacceptable' U.S. sanctions on Iran

President Donald Trump's decision to reimpose sanctions on Tehran, reflecting their concern about Iran's ballistic missile programme and support for militant groups. 'The extraterritorial nature of US sanctions, which cover energy, shipbuilding, finance, trade, insurance, etc., means that ... Trading volumes in both contracts rose, with about 1...

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  • White House launches new AI effort
White House launches new AI effort

The new committee, likewise, holds a mission "to improve the coordination of Federal efforts related to AI to ensure continued US leadership in this field". sector can stay ahead of fierce competition with China . The technology industry has welcomed the news. The committee will be led by the White House's Office of Science and Technology Poli...

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  • Portsmouth MP pays tribute to Tessa Jowell
Portsmouth MP pays tribute to Tessa Jowell

She was also known for her work on Sure Start, a scheme to help children in early years. A mother who lost her daughter in the 7/7 attacks spoke highly of Dame Tessa Jowell for her support in the aftermath of the attack. The leader of the Labour party Jeemy Corbyn said her fight to raise awareness of cancer "inspired us all". Conservative MP fo...

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  • Turkey, Russia to Discuss US Withdrawal from Iran Nuclear Deal
Turkey, Russia to Discuss US Withdrawal from Iran Nuclear Deal

In the case of the Iran deal (formally the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, or JCPOA), the withdrawal of the USA doesn't formally kill the agreement, as it's a multilateral agreement including other nations as well. The situation inevitably pushes Iran towards the East. The statement said "the Iranian regime's reckless actions pose a sev...

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