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China may add 'nuke element' to SCS dispute, Pentagon warns

China may add 'nuke element' to SCS dispute, Pentagon warns

The ministry said the military is strengthening its capability to protect the country's sovereignty and ensure global peace. The Defense Department report says China is working for nuclear capabil...

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800,000 displaced in flooding in southern Indian state

800,000 displaced in flooding in southern Indian state

He said weather conditions had improved considerably and he expected the almost 10,000 people still stranded to be rescued by Monday. Pathanamthitta received nearly 8 times the normal rainfall on Augu...

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Acer refreshes its Predator Orion PCs with Nvidia's GeForce RTX 20xx GPUs

Acer refreshes its Predator Orion PCs with Nvidia's GeForce RTX 20xx GPUs

According to Nvidia, this jump to Turing will usher in consumer-grade raytracing in real-time video games. Previously, ray tracing - which is often referred to as the "holy grail" of graphics - wa...

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Day one of State Capture Inquiry, 20 August 2018

Day one of State Capture Inquiry, 20 August 2018

The inquiry will bring various key witnesses, including former deputy finance minister Mcebisi Jonas and former ANC MP Vytjie Mentor who are expected to reveal how they were approached with offers...

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Australian PM Malcolm Turnbull survives leadership vote, but threat still remains

Australian PM Malcolm Turnbull survives leadership vote, but threat still remains

Home Affairs Minister Peter Dutton has resigned from the government frontbench after his failed leadership challenge. His defeat has prompted people to tweet photos of potatoes on their doorstep...

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Huawei was caught using a pro camera to fake smartphone photos (again)

Huawei was caught using a pro camera to fake smartphone photos (again)

Elshamy's Instagram, however, revealed that the image was taken using a professional camera, with the Nova 3 nowhere to be seen. While we can say a lot of things about the post-processing involved in ...

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Amazon Prime members no longer get ad-free Twitch privileges

Amazon Prime members no longer get ad-free Twitch privileges

Twitch Prime has been offering their customers ad-free viewing, but all that is about to change. It was confirmed today that the program will be making a change, to which the 20 percent discount no...

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Peter Dutton launches challenge against Malcolm Turnbull for the prime ministership

Peter Dutton launches challenge against Malcolm Turnbull for the prime ministership

Julie Bishop remains deputy prime minister after her position was uncontested. Labor leads the coalition 55 per cent to 45 per cent on a two-party preferred basis. But according to the prime minis...

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Spanish police shoot man trying to attack police station

Spanish police shoot man trying to attack police station

One in four people detained in Spain in relation to extremist Muslim-linked terrorism come from the province of Barcelona in Catalonia , according to a study published past year by the Real Instituto...

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Westminster auto crash: Suspect appears in court

Westminster auto crash: Suspect appears in court

Police believe a vehicle was deliberately driven into pedestrians and cyclists, injuring three people, before ramming a security barrier outside parliament last Tuesday. His lawyer, Johanna Quinn, mad...

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Apple Removes Over 25K Apps at China's Request

Apple said on Monday, August 20, it had removed many gambling-related apps from its Chinese app store as the U.S. giant comes under scrutiny amid trade tensions between Beijing and Washington. Apple a...

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Separated South and North Korean families take part in rare reunions

Separated South and North Korean families take part in rare reunions

It comes as the rival Koreas boost reconciliation efforts amid a diplomatic push to resolve a standoff over North Korea's pursuit of nuclear weapons. These days, most separated families have no word o...

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Prosecutors face Monday deadline to file charges against Colorado husband in deaths of wife, daughters

Prosecutors face Monday deadline to file charges against Colorado husband in deaths of wife, daughters

But he couldn't give us the name of the friend", she recalled. "You want to believe the best in people". CBS4)- The body of Shanann Watts was found buried in a shallow grave near an oil tank where t...

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Trump calls social media censorship ‘dangerous’, vows to fight back

Trump calls social media censorship ‘dangerous’, vows to fight back

Trump accused social media giants of "closing down the opinions of many people on the RIGHT, while at the same time doing nothing to others". Finally - Trump likes the carrot but he's not afraid ...

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Migration: Italian minister wants sanctions against Malta

Migration: Italian minister wants sanctions against Malta

Interior minister Matteo Salvini said on Sunday that other European countries need to take in the migrants or he will return them to Libya. Italian coast guard ship the Diciotti then rescued the mig...

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Air quality reaches hazardous levels in Spokane

Air quality reaches hazardous levels in Spokane

The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency said that smoke is increasing the amount of fine particles in the air to unhealthy levels for sensitive groups. "That smoke concentration is just going to incr...

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Trump’s Sunday ‘Tweetstorm’ Lashes out at NY Times, McGahn, Others

Trump’s Sunday ‘Tweetstorm’ Lashes out at NY Times, McGahn, Others

McGahn shared some information investigators would not otherwise have known, The Times said, about events including Trump's attempts to fire Mueller. Trump's attorneys did not ask for a complete d...

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Nvidia announces new raytracing-focused RTX 2080, 2080 Ti graphics cards

Nvidia announces new raytracing-focused RTX 2080, 2080 Ti graphics cards

There's no word on GPU clockspeeds, but we can expect the RTX 2080 Ti to outpace its predecessor. Most interesting is that it seems Nvidia will be releasing both the base RTX 2080 and the more powerfu...

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North Korea to host emotional family reunions

The emotional reunion came after dozens of elderly South Koreans crossed the heavily fortified border into North Korea to meet temporarily with their relatives. But after applying for a reunion, Mr ...

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Diablo 3 is coming to the Nintendo Switch

Diablo 3 is coming to the Nintendo Switch

The game takes place on Sanctuary, a world of dark fantasy. And most of the others have buried their haunted memories and pushed the horrors from their thoughts. From the jump, everything in Diablo I...

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Report Says iPhone Could get Apple Pencil Support this Year

Report Says iPhone Could get Apple Pencil Support this Year

The Apple Pencil for the iPad Pro needs to be different then the one for the iPhone. As in the video below, you can see that the three phones look just like the first gen iPhone X . Apple will ...

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Apple store in Amsterdam evacuated and three staff treated 'after iPad explodes'

Apple store in Amsterdam evacuated and three staff treated 'after iPad explodes'

Three members of staff at the shop in Amsterdam had breathing problems and were treated at the scene, the city's fire service said in a tweet . This reportedly quelled the fire but not before some ...

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Brexiteers Dismiss Fashion Tycoon's £1m Funding Boost For People's Vote Campaign

Brexiteers Dismiss Fashion Tycoon's £1m Funding Boost For People's Vote Campaign

One of the co-founders of the fashion label Superdry has donated £1m to the campaign for another European Union referendum. Writing in The Sunday Times , Mr Dunkerton said he was making the donatio...

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Peru, Ecuador tighten requirements for Venezuela migrants

Peru, Ecuador tighten requirements for Venezuela migrants

Authorities said up to 4,500 Venezuelans were crossing daily, compared with around 500 to 1,000 previously. Though his own country already imposed its own often ignored entry requirements for Venezu...

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Nokia 6.1 Plus to be Flipkart exclusive

Nokia 6.1 Plus to be Flipkart exclusive

Not to mention that the event is scheduled to take place in India, so we're actually talking about " the most awaited phone" for the Indian market. "Stay tuned to #BringItOn with #NokiaMobile " alo...

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Afghan Taliban kidnap dozens of bus passengers near Kunduz

Afghan Taliban kidnap dozens of bus passengers near Kunduz

This comes after Afghanistan's President Ashraf Ghani on Sunday evening announced a three month conditional ceasefire starting Monday. It came within hours of a proposed ceasefire starting, which ...

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Li Keqiang: China will import more from Malaysia

Li Keqiang: China will import more from Malaysia

The message from the Malaysian government to businessmen is clear: No more cronyism and no more " kautim " (Cantonese for "all settled") culture.Speaking to Malaysian businessmen assembled in Beijing...

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Drive-by shooting at U.S. embassy in Turkish capital, no casualties

Drive-by shooting at U.S. embassy in Turkish capital, no casualties

The shooting occurred at about 5 a.m. local time. US administration had imposed sanctions and vows to do more against Turkey in the case the pastor would not be released immediately. Brunson, who ha...

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Man arrested after woman and daughter critically hurt in random hammer attack

Man arrested after woman and daughter critically hurt in random hammer attack

They were taken to south London hospitals where they are in a critical condition. Witnesses described how one victims" face was "hanging off' after the unprovoked attack. Her face was hanging off, I...

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Now you can send auto-expiring emails from Gmail on your mobile

Now you can send auto-expiring emails from Gmail on your mobile

It gives users tight control over the emails they send . Senders can also set emails to expire after a certain amount of time, and, in cases where extra security is necessary, lock a message with a...

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