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Market logs a new record high on lower inflation, funds rush

The benchmark BSE Sensex index advanced 0.4%, or 133.97 points, to 30,322.12, while the broader NSE Nifty50 index rose 0.5%, or 44.50 points, to 9,445.40. "An about-turn in policy is unlikely but policy guidance will be more neutral and balanced than April". It eventually closed the day at Rs 79.95, up 1.65 per cent.

SpaceX launches top-secret spy satellite for U.S. government

The company recovered a rocket's first stage for the first time in December 2015 and accomplished this an additional nine times since then. Elon Musk-led SpaceX is all set to launch a classified spacecraft for the National Reconnaissance Office (NRO) into Earth's orbit this Sunday (April 30), officials confirmed.

Firestorm over Comey's dismissal adds to Trump frustrations

Trump tweeted on Friday that former FBI Director James Comey "better hope that there are no "tapes" of our conversations before he starts leaking to the press". "I would find that very inconsistent with what I know of Jim Comey", Clapper said, noting that he wasn't at the dinner and couldn't know what was said.

U.N. Security Council to meet Tuesday on North Korea missile launch

Outside experts do not believe the North can do that yet, but each new test pushes the country closer to the goal. North Korea on Monday boasted of a successful weekend launch of a new type of "medium long-range" ballistic rocket that can carry a heavy nuclear warhead.

Former WH official: Obama did not record private meetings

It's not clear when this one will end or whether anything criminal will be found, though Comey has said the investigation is being done with an eye on whether any laws were broken. Trump also refused to elaborate on the tweet when asked about it in an interview on Fox News. She might have been resentful of the question. But she said she didn't know if the White House took steps to restrict Flynn's access to sensitive or classified information.

SpaceX set to launch US spy satellite on April 30

Unlike the last SpaceX mission, the company will attempt to land the booster back in Cape Canaveral. In late March, the company for the first time launched and landed a first-stage rocket booster that had previously flown. For the past ten years the USA military have carried out space launches with United Launch Alliance which is a partnership of Lockheed Martin and Boeing, a monopoly Musk has battled for years to break.

The Binding of Isaac Dev Teases New Project

The developer revealed in a blog post the new booster content coming to The Binding of Isaac , as well as explaining why they weren't successful in releasing booster content every month as promised. McMillen's Afterbirth+ , an expansion of The Binding of Isaac , recently made it's way over to the Nintendo Switch. That said, the only thing we know of him is that for McMillen it is "hard, it's weird, it's personal", plus it has "amazing controls" and it is an unannounced IP.

Two college students die after car falls off Delhi flyover

The vehicle then crashed into a divider, the impact throwing the auto, a Honda City, off the bridge. It landed upside down on the ground and two of the students died on the spot. They were on their way to IP College in Narela for their second semester exam when the accident occurred, a senior police officer said. It took a long time for the police to take out the students from the auto, which was completely wrecked.

International manhunt to find criminals behind global cyber attack

Experts have said the number of those affected is expected to grow on Monday when people return to work and fire up their computers. "The numbers are still going up", he said. Both joined security officials in urging organizations to protect themselves by installing security fixes right away, running antivirus software and backing up data elsewhere.

North Korea says new long-range rocket can carry heavy nuke

North Korea's past long-range satellite launches have been called clandestine tests of ICBM technology, but it is not believed to have tested a true intercontinental ballistic missile yet. North Korea is known to be developing both nuclear weapons - it has conducted five nuclear tests - and the missiles capable of delivering those weapons to their target.

India alert against cyber attack that infected systems globally

One estimate put it as high as a billion dollars, but till Saturday, some $33,000 had been paid into the several bitcoin accounts associated with the ransomware, according to Elliptic, a company that tracks online financial transactions involving virtual currencies.

Bush Sells 33976 Shares of Northrop Grumman Co. (NOC) Stock

Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) has risen 16.49% since October 5, 2016 and is uptrending. The stock rose 0.06% or $0.14 reaching $247.66. Robert W. On Wednesday, October 28 the stock rating was upgraded by Drexel Hamilton to "Buy". Vertical Research upgraded shares of Northrop Grumman from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating and increased their price target for the company from $254.00 to $270.00 in a report on Wednesday.

Cyberattack havoc could grow as work week begins

The Cyberdome experts directed users to maintain updated antivirus software on all systems and check regularly for the integrity of the information stored in the databases. The ransomware , called WannaCry, locked down all the files on an infected computer and asked the computer's administrator to pay in order to regain control of them.

Ryan's OT goal lifts Senators past Penguins

Daley (Questionable, lower body), LW C. Hagelin (Questionable, lower body), D K. Letang (Out For Season, neck). Pittsburgh had 5:50 of power-play time in the first period, including 45 seconds of five-on-three play. The 35-year-old goaltender has largely avoided discussing the situation with reporters, but touched on it in March after being nominated as a finalist for the Bill Masterton Memorial Trophy, which is awarded "to the player who best exemplifies the qualities of perseverance, ...

Will The Street-Legal SCG 003 Crush Lamborghini's 'Ring Record?

The auto also set the fastest lap in a recent six-hour race at the circuit, and was leading the event in the closing stages before late brake troubles. The SCG003S road auto won't have any of these factors going against it and the model will produce more than 200 hp (203 PS) and 184 lb-ft (250 Nm) of torque more than the race vehicle.

HTC hoping to put squeeze on competitors with new smartphone

HTC's Edge Sense technology is also said to be intuitive enough to differentiate between the actual or false touch of the finger, so that the screen is not turned on or off unintentionally when kept in pocket. The source also states that the users outside Taiwan might get the HTC U 11 in June. However, a specific launch date remains unknown. Before HTC could officially announce the price, popular Taiwanese e-commerce firm e-Price has jumped the gun by revealing that the HTC U would cost less ...

Dow Chemical, DuPont Will Re-Examine Post-Merger Plans

Investments in the United States will support the largest job creation, reaching approximately 3,500 construction jobs and 200 full-time technical, vocational and professional careers. Dow is also building a 450,000-metric-ton polyolefins plant in Europe to serve the high-pressure pipe market. Dow intends to build a catalyst plant to support its Univation polyethylene licensing business.

Analysts Showing Optimistic Trends For InterCloud Systems, Inc. (ICLD)

The company reported an impressive total revenue of 78 Million in the last fiscal year. (ICLD) is its Earnings per Share or EPS. During last one month it showed the change of -11.50%. For ICLD, the company now has $1.79 Million of cash on the books, which is offset by $30.8 Million current liabilities. The volume of the particular stock is the shares bought and sold in a single trading day.

IIHS testing validates safety potential of side-mounted trailer underride guards

There is no guarantee that side guards like those tested by the insurance institute could have saved his life in an impact that violent. "It prevented the auto from going underneath and consequently the airbags and seatbelts were able to protect the driver dummy in those crash tests", says David Zuby, chief research officer for the IIHS.

Safety group says truck guard rails could prevent deaths

There is no guarantee that side guards like those tested by the insurance institute could have saved his life in an impact that violent. When the trailer had an underride guard, the guard bent but did not allow the vehicle to go underneath the trailer.

Microsoft president: Cyber attack should be 'wake-up call'

There have also been calls for an inquiry into the circumstances surrounding the attack and preparedness by the NHS. The cyber sleuths agency advised users to apply patches to their Windows systems in order to prevent its infection and spread.

Gunmen attack, rob journalists in Mexico's Guerrero state

None of the reporters was seriously injured. The reporters were on assignment for various national and worldwide media outlets to cover a story on the deployment of federal security forces at San Miguel Totolapan. The journalists were "detained and assaulted by presumed members of La Familia Michoacana", said Roberto Alvarez, a spokesman for the Guerrero state government.

Pick Up Four New Mega Stones for Pokémon Sun and Moon

But now, the Pokemon Company has started adding the stones in batches via codes or giveaways for participating in different competitions. For the month of May, players can now help their pokemon to Mega evolve. These four Mega Stones will allow Pidgeot, Heracross, Steelix, and Houndoom to Mega Evolve during battle. Lycanroc follows the setup that GameStop has moved towards where you can get it through a special card with a code given out at GameStop from May 15 through June 5.

More disruptions feared from cyber attack

Security researchers said they observed some victims paying via the digital currency bitcoin, though they did not know what percent had given in to the extortionists. Russian cybersecurity company Kapersky wrote the attack used an exploit method , "EternalBlue", originally developed by the NSA and released by a group calling itself the Shadowbrokers on April 14.

Korea reports on South's presidential election

Regional experts have believed for months that North Korea was preparing for its sixth nuclear test and was working to develop a nuclear-tipped missile capable of reaching the USA, presenting Trump with one of his most pressing security issues.

EU Parliament head rejects May's charge

Mr Juncker said Britain's decision to leave was "a tragedy". People get excited whenever we have elections. It is no small event. Fallon's remarks come just a few hours after Brexit minister David Davis said Brussels was " trying to bully the British people " by suggesting it could be hit with a 100 billion euros (£85 billion, $110 billion) exit bill.

Action to 'enhance security' following cyber-attack

That's why it's called ransomware. WASHINGTON/FRANKFURT, May 14 (Reuters) - Officials across the globe scrambled over the weekend to catch the culprits behind a massive ransomware worm that disrupted operations at auto factories, hospitals, shops and schools, while Microsoft on Sunday pinned blame on the USA government for not disclosing more software vulnerabilities.

As iPhone 7 slumps, anticipation for the iPhone 8

According to the latest estimates of the financial division of CNN, the company's capitalization by the time of the completion of stock trading in the USA amounted to approximately $769 bln. Looking at the many rumors, buyers are likely to hold off on buying a phone until a new iPhone is launched. No other company in the world pays more to investors in dividends than Apple Inc .

SpaceX Just Performed Its Most Mysterious Mission Yet

EDT. Around a month ago, private-sector space firm SpaceX launched one of its "used" rockets for the first time, taking a big leap in the direction of company founder Elon Musk's quest to drastically slash launch costs. Elon Musk's commercial rocket company was supposed to launch the spy satellite on Sunday, but a sensor problem postponed the launch. The launch will also break United Launch Alliance's (ULA's) ten-year monopoly on launching military and national security satellites.

Steyn ruled out of England test series

The prolific paceman was expected to recover in time to participate in two four-day games for the South Africa A side in the United Kingdom and put himself in the frame for Test selection. "I am able to do a lot of things - running, hiking, gym work". "In a way it could be quite amusing - South Africa will be playing a Test series in England and maybe at some ground down the road, Dale Steyn will be playing for another team", he joked.

SpaceX set to launch United States spy satellite on April 30

Spy satellites are big business. "Tough call, as high altitude wind shear was at 98.6% of the theoretical load limit". After it postponed Saturday's launch due to sensor issue, SpaceX has successfully launched and landed yet another Falcon 9 rocket.

Windows Store getting Ubuntu, Fedora, and SUSE Linux

Over the period of few months, we could be experiencing other Windows apps getting the new design treatment until the Fall Creators Update rolls out. On the other hand, this also makes things for Windows developers more exciting. Well, according to a recent post published by Gadgets360, it is said that this feature would be utilising Microsoft's virtual assistant Cortana which is also available on various operating system including iOS and Android.

Retail inflation drops to four-month low of 3.85% in April

The Consumer Food Price Index (CFPI) during the month under review plunged to 0.61 per cent, as compared to 2.01 per cent in March. "These two indices are now measuring inflation and industrial production with reference to a closer time and closer to real situation", Chief Economist at India Ratings & Research Devendra Kumar Pant said on the new base year for IIP and WPI.

Microsoft's Fluent Design Language enhances Windows 10 appearance

While this should streamline the development process, it's worth noting that a Mac is still required to submit an app to the App Store. Termed by Microsoft as the Fluent Design Language, the new design theme aims to make Windows 10 a pleasant experience rather than exclusively a productivity oriented OS.

Trump says he did not ask Comey for his loyalty

Two White House officials said some of Trump's frustration centers on what he views as unfair coverage of his decisions and overly harsh criticism of press secretary Sean Spicer, as well as deputy press secretary Sarah Sanders, who led much of the response to Comey's firing.