• Respect Meira Kumar, but she will lose presidential elections, says Nitish Kumar
Respect Meira Kumar, but she will lose presidential elections, says Nitish Kumar

Stating that President's chair is not for political battle, Kumar said, "Had there been consensus, it would have been a good thing but I do not think it should be a matter of debate". Kovind was the governor of Bihar before being chosen as the NDA nominee for the 17 July presidential polls billed as a "dalit versus dalit" contest.

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  • Kepler Space Telescope Detects 10 New Earth-Like Planets
Kepler Space Telescope Detects 10 New Earth-Like Planets

That doesn't mean the planets have life, but some of the most basic requirements that life needs are there, upping the chances for life. One of Kepler's most high-profile discoveries was of the Trappist system, a remarkable collection of seven Earth-like planets all orbiting a single star .

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  • China landslide buries more than 40 houses, state media says
China landslide buries more than 40 houses, state media says

Provincial officials initially said that 141 people were missing but later revised the figure down to 120. Wang was referring to China's deadliest quake this century, a magnitude 7.9 temblor that struck Sichuan province in May 2008, killing almost 90,000 people.

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  • Trump slams Democrats for opposing health care bill
Trump slams Democrats for opposing health care bill

WASHINGTON (AP ) - Republican Sen. Senate Republicans on Thursday unveiled their plan to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act - also known as Obamacare . Shortly after the 142-page bill was distributed, more than a half-dozen GOP lawmakers signaled concerns or initial opposition. Ted Cruz of Texas , Ron Johnson of Wisconsin,...

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  • Uber board adopts all recommendations from Eric Holder investigation
Uber board adopts all recommendations from Eric Holder investigation

She's also coming on just as the board begins to implement the recommendations that former U.S. Attorney General and Covington & Burling partner Eric Holder have made after the investigation . The recommendations will be released to the employees on Tuesday. People with knowledge of the board's agenda reportedly told the New York Times tha...

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  • Uber's CEO Travis Kalanick To Take Indefinite Leave
Uber's CEO Travis Kalanick To Take Indefinite Leave

The CEO is to act as a full partner to Kalanick . She reported him to human resources and was told he would get a lecture but no further punishment because he was a "high performer", she wrote . Underscoring the wayward course that the first Uber iteration had plotted for itself, the Holder report recommended the company eliminate elements ...

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  • Melbourne Cup a weighty task for Big Orange
Melbourne Cup a weighty task for Big Orange

Ryan Moore put Order Of St George to sleep at the back of the field, giving Big Orange a healthy head start. O'Brien started the week as favourite to saddle more winners for his Coolmore Stud connections than arch-rivals Godolphin, whose preparations were hit by the sudden exit of chief executive John Ferguson in the days before Royal Ascot ...

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  • WTF? World Taekwondo Federation rebrands over acronym
WTF? World Taekwondo Federation rebrands over acronym

Have you read Trendiee Today? The World Taekwondo Federation has changed its name after becoming concerned about the " negative connotations " of its acronym in the digital age. An animated GIF showcasing competitors practice the martial art will appear in several parts of the world, including Russia, Argentina and Iceland, among others, for th...

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  • This Feature May Delay iPhone 8 by Two Months
This Feature May Delay iPhone 8 by Two Months

These iPhone 8 cases have been listed on the website with prices starting from $12.99 and going all the way up to $31.99. He speculated that when the upgraded handsets launches in September, the devices could boost sales, but no specific numbers were given.

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  • Are Analysts Bearish IFG Group PLC (LON:IFP) After Last Week?
Are Analysts Bearish IFG Group PLC (LON:IFP) After Last Week?

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.95 in Q4 2016. Its down 0.02, from 0.89 in 2016Q3. It improved, as 54 investors sold Citigroup Inc shares while 430 reduced holdings. The rating was maintained by Shore Capital with "Buy" on Monday, December 19. On Thursday, November 10 the stock rating was downgraded by BWS Financial to "Hold".

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  • Egg shapes linked to bird flying skills
Egg shapes linked to bird flying skills

However, thanks to a new study conducted by a group of worldwide scientists, we now know that the different shapes of bird eggs is related to each bird's flight ability. Meanwhile, Stoddard and her colleagues plan to take a closer look at the egg membranes and body structures of different birds to see whether they support the model in this study.

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  • UAE: Arab states don't seek 'regime change' in Qatar
UAE: Arab states don't seek 'regime change' in Qatar

The statement said U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson had recently called upon Saudi Arabia and the other countries to produce a list of grievances that was "reasonable and actionable". Doha has reached out to the boycotters for de-escalating negotiations but has said it will not allow its neighbors to dictate its sovereign affairs.

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  • Leaked photos of the Tesla Model 3 ignite an internet power struggle
Leaked photos of the Tesla Model 3 ignite an internet power struggle

Brownlee followed up with a tweet wondering if the request was an attempt by Xue to promote his photography on Flickr. If you want to do the same, you will have to arm yourself with patience. With Tesla's Gigafactory in Las Vegas already producing lithium-ion batteries for the upcoming Model 3, there are reports that Tesla is already taking con...

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  • Square Enix has big plans this summer for Final Fantasy XV
Square Enix has big plans this summer for Final Fantasy XV

Some of the time during the video report was aimed at going over and elaborating on information that was released for the Final Fantasy game during E3, but some of the conversation drifted towards what was not said during the conference. Throw your opinions down in the comments section and tell us what you believe the announcement will be or what...

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  • Scientists find massive disk-shaped dead galaxy
Scientists find massive disk-shaped dead galaxy

This is the first time that scientists from the American space agency have spotted a dead galaxy that has a spiral shape, with the help of the Hubble Space Telescope . "This insight may force us to rethink the whole cosmological context of how galaxies burn out early on and evolve in local elliptical-shaped galaxies ", said study leader Sune...

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  • Blasts, shootings claim 54 lives across Pakistan
Blasts, shootings claim 54 lives across Pakistan

Shahid Khan , a government official in Parachinar , confirmed the toll Saturday, saying residents who had been preparing to celebrate the end of Ramadan were now in mourning. "Rescue operation in progress". The explosion near the police chief's office in Quetta , the capital of Baluchistan province, was powerful enough that it was heard across ...

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  • Liverpool to 'pay what it takes' for Mbappe - on one condition
Liverpool to 'pay what it takes' for Mbappe - on one condition

The 18-year-old is undoubtedly the most sought-after talent in Europe this summer after his sparkling form for Monaco last season helped them to the Ligue 1 title and the semi-finals of the Champions League. The Times' Paul Joyce continues: " Liverpool's interest is genuine". Reports had claimed Liverpool saw their £87.9million bid for Mbappe ...

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  • LeSportsac Releasing A LeSportsac X Nintendo Line Of Bags
LeSportsac Releasing A LeSportsac X Nintendo Line Of Bags

Crossbody bags, totes, weekenders, makeup bags, and other toiletry cases will be included alongside the aforementioned backpacks and totes, and they're just as wacky and unique as you'd expect, with unique prints and imagery you haven't seen on products before.

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  • Minnesota Timberwolves land Butler in blockbuster trade
Minnesota Timberwolves land Butler in blockbuster trade

Butler is going to be great next year, and the T-Wolves might finally evolve into the contending team they've been threatening to become for the last few seasons. As part of the Butler trade, one would assume this pick would be more of a home run swing. The Wolves ranked 26th on that end of the floor last season, doing a particularly poor job of pr...

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  • What's Miragen Therapeutics, Inc. (MGEN) Downside After Today's Huge Decline?
What's Miragen Therapeutics, Inc. (MGEN) Downside After Today's Huge Decline?

Mobile Mini Inc (NASDAQ:MINI) has declined 9.31% since June 23, 2016 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500. Creative Planning reported 0% in Stemline Therapeutics Inc (NASDAQ:STML). Dimensional Fund Advsr L P owns 79,719 shares. Baldwin Brothers Ma accumulated 0.01% or 3,100 shares. The SI to Stemline Therapeutics Incorpor...

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