• HMRC confirms Making Tax Digital to go ahead
HMRC confirms Making Tax Digital to go ahead

Full-blown quarterly reporting will not start before "at least 2020" according to the ministerial statement. But we saw so many things that needed to be fixed. HMRC will continue with their Making Tax Digital pilot and will start to pilot MTD for VAT by the end of this year, initially on a small, private scale and then widening the scope into a ...

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  • KFC China markets Colonel Sanders smartphone
KFC China markets Colonel Sanders smartphone

The "KFC phone" features 5-inch display and is powered by a Snapdragon 425 processor, 3GB RAM and 32GB of storage. The limited edition model will come pre-installed with KFC's mobile app and 100,000 "K dollars", which is the virtual credits in China.

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  • NASA will not send people to Mars
NASA will not send people to Mars

The space agency has just revealed it does not have money for a manned mission to Mars. Mars has always been touted as humanity's next step, but any plans may be scuppered after a senior official revealed tightened purse strings of the space agency may put a halt to the ambitious plans.

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  • FY2018 EPS Estimates for Franklin Resources, Inc. (BEN) Decreased by Jefferies Group
FY2018 EPS Estimates for Franklin Resources, Inc. (BEN) Decreased by Jefferies Group

NiSource Inc. (NYSE:NI) has risen 5.02% since July 13, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 7.20% the S&P500. There has been some selling insider activity on Franklin Resources, Inc . It also upped Western Refng Inc (NYSE:WNR) stake by 110,319 shares and now owns 212,315 shares. 20,944 are owned by Lynch & Assoc In. Rbo & Co Ltd hold...

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  • Samsung's Bixby could find its voice next week, as launch looms closer
Samsung's Bixby could find its voice next week, as launch looms closer

The idea here is to provide users a hands-free way of getting the news while they're traveling or doing something else. Google will have to compete with several local rivals, Samsung , Naver , Kakao and local telecom carriers all working on similar services.

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  • Is this the upcoming Rs 500 4G phone from Jio?
Is this the upcoming Rs 500 4G phone from Jio?

A report from TechPP shows images of a black feature phone with a 2Megapixel camera module at the back of the device. This is how Jio's upcoming feature may look like. Though it looks very much like an ordinary feature phone, the Jio Lyf branding in itself means that it will be 4G capable, as the new company doesn't deal with any other spectrum b...

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  • Las NASA revela fotografías de Júpiter y su Gran Mancha Roja
Las NASA revela fotografías de Júpiter y su Gran Mancha Roja

La NASA difundió el miércoles una serie de impresionantes imágenes de la tormenta furiosa de Júpiter , conocida como la Gran Mancha Roja , escudriñada a principios de esta semana por una sonda no tripulada. La sonda partió de la tierra el 5 de agosto del 2011 y logró entrar satisfactoriamente a la órbita de Júpiter el 5 de Julio del 2016....

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  • Son's Russian Federation meeting 'standard campaign practice'
Son's Russian Federation meeting 'standard campaign practice'

Macron. The Bastille Day Military Parade is a French military parade that has been held on the morning of 14 July each year in Paris since 1880, nearly without exception. "The presence of Donald Trump was natural, and I think it is important for the history of our country", he said. In May, Trump used the occasion of his maiden summit with le...

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  • Most Republican voters think GOP should compromise on health care
Most Republican voters think GOP should compromise on health care

Ted Cruz, R-Texas, to allow insurance companies to sell cheaper, more bare-bones plans as long as they offer a comprehensive plan as well. They also want to reduce the ways people can jump into the market when they're sick and out when they're healthy.

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  • Alaska would score a sweet deal in proposed health care bill
Alaska would score a sweet deal in proposed health care bill

Prospects for passage are still uncertain, despite efforts to modify the legislation to bring aboard recalcitrant conservatives and moderates. "I am challenging anyone in (Republican) leadership to drop the strategy you have today and come to the table to work with all of us".

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  • Vijay Mallya has 13 shell firms: Enforcement Directorate
Vijay Mallya has 13 shell firms: Enforcement Directorate

According to ANI, the court was hearing the plea of the consortium of banks which alleged that Mallya transferred United States dollars 40 million he received as a loan from a British firm to his children instead of paying his dues. The Central Bureau of Investigation is also probing into the IDBI loan fraud case. The prosecution complaint states...

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  • Cambodia bans all sand exports to Singapore on environmental grounds
Cambodia bans all sand exports to Singapore on environmental grounds

Singapore halted all sand imports from the kingdom following the ban, the city-state's Ministry of National Development reported in January. Cambodia temporarily issued a ban on sand exports in November. Singapore's embassy in Phnom Penh did not immediately respond to a request for comment. Some environmental groups remained sceptical about t...

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  • Dickson: Why I built Ijaw National Academy
Dickson: Why I built Ijaw National Academy

The former Head of State described the facilities at the Academy as impressive, noting that the vision behind setting up of the free boarding secondary school was commendable as it is created to achieve academic excellence and capacity building.

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  • HBO and Netflix lead this year's Emmy nominations
HBO and Netflix lead this year's Emmy nominations

Not since 2011 when CBS had " The Good Wife " on the ballot has a broadcast series been up for the top drama trophy, and not since the original run of Fox's "24" in 2006 has a broadcast series won that top prize. While House of Cards has arguably overstayed its welcome on the awards show circuit, Netflix has nonetheless used that program and ma...

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  • Moon dust collected by Neil Armstrong up for auction
Moon dust collected by Neil Armstrong up for auction

Traces of moon dust and small rock are embedded in what is the only artifact from the Apollo 11 mission in private hands, says Sotheby's , who is organizing the sale on July 20, the 48th anniversary of the first moon landing in 1969. Also on the block, is a documented flight plan that astronauts used to return to Earth. Once nearly thrown in the...

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  • Ten hours of Mass Effect Andromeda now free for everyone
Ten hours of Mass Effect Andromeda now free for everyone

The demo will last a good ten hours, and is available now for Xbox One, PlayStation 4 and PC. In an effort to squeeze just a few more sales out of the under-performing Mass Effect: Andromeda , EA have sanctioned a free 10 hour trial for the game.

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  • Jerry Brown, Michael Bloomberg announce America's Pledge climate initiative
Jerry Brown, Michael Bloomberg announce America's Pledge climate initiative

Former President Barack Obama, a supporter of the Paris agreement, had pledged that the United States would cut its greenhouse gas emissions by as much as 28 percent by 2020. Within hours of Trump's actions in early June, cities, states, and businesses announced their intention to stick with the Paris Accords, with more than 350 mayors pledging ac...

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  • Newcastle told to pay at least £10m for Norwich winger Jacob Murphy
Newcastle told to pay at least £10m for Norwich winger Jacob Murphy

Rafa Benitez is looking to strengthen his squad before the start of the new season in the Premier League, but has so far only one new face, Florian Lejeune. It has been suggested that Murphy has already turned down a move to Crystal Palace in the hope of sealing a transfer to the North-East sooner rather than later.

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  • Spurs sign Euroleague star Brandon Paul
Spurs sign Euroleague star Brandon Paul

Such is the case with guard Brandon Paul , who is trying to make an National Basketball Association roster after spending the past three seasons on the overseas circuit. 1 seed Toronto (3-0) at 7 p.m. PT Thursday in a second-round playoff game. Perhaps the Cleveland Cavaliers would consider a sign-and-trade for Simmons, if it took them under t...

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  • Nintendo Ceases Production on Smaller New 3DS in Japan
Nintendo Ceases Production on Smaller New 3DS in Japan

Fans of New 3DS face-plates might want to sit down, as Nintendo of Japan is reportedly ceasing production of the standard New Nintendo 3DS . Video game stories from other sites on the web. The company may not feel the need to keep this device around any longer given that its new console, the Nintendo Switch , doubles as a console and a handhe...

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