After the Cambridge Analytical data scandal, Facebook has now suspended Boston-based data analytics company Crimson Hexagon over concerns that it harvested user's data.According to a report in The Wall Street Journal late on Friday, the social media giant was investigating whether the analytics firm's contracts with the US government, a Russian non-profit organisation tied to the Kremlin and the Turkish government violate the platform's policies.Crimson Hexagon has reportedly collected more than...
Linkin Park wrote an emotional message paying tribute to Chester Bennington on hisfirst death anniversary on Friday.
“It has been a year since your passing – a surreal rotation of grief, heartbreak, refusal, and recognition,” the band wrote in social media posts. “And yet it still feels like you are close by, surrounding us with your memory and your light. Your one-of-a-kind spirit has authored an indelible imprint on our hearts – our jokes, our joy, and our tenderness.”
The Indian Air Force will participate in the Pitch Black 2018 exercise for the first time. The exercise is conducted at RAAF Base Darwin and RAAF Base Tindal in Australia. This exercise will commence from 24th July and will continue till 18th August.
The participating team consists of 145 air-warriors, with 4 Su-30 MKI, C-130, C-17, Garud Commandos and observers with diverse specializations.
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In a major step for women of the country, On the 28th meeting of the Goods & Services Tax (GST) Council chaired by the acting Union Minister of Finance and Corporate Affairs, Piyush Goyal on Saturday exempted Sanitary napkins from the GST.
Before the exemption of Sanitary napkin from GST, Sanitary napkin has been taxed 12 percent tax under the GST regime. It was severely criticised by women’s rights groups and other social activists around the country.
This would mean there would be no input...
Spider-Man will always swing in our hearts, but it was the darker character of Venom who impressed audiences attending San Diego Comic Con's Hall H Panel on Friday night.
The Hall H panel at Comic-Con showed off a new footage from the movie Venom which is one of Marvel's most enigmatic, complex and badass characters comes to the big screen, though director Ruben Fleischer stressed that some VFX work was still left to do.
The live action Venom movie follows Tom Hardy as Eddie Brock-a journalist...
The Indian Women team lost by a one point margin, 228-229 to France in the Archery World Cup Stage 4 in Berlin on Saturday.
The trio of Tisha Deb, Muskan Kirar and Jyothi Surekha bagged Silver Medal for the country.
The Indian team started well, they took a two-point lead in the first round which ended 59-57. France equalized the score later with a score of 116-116 to enter the third decisive round.
In the third round, Indians hit a seven and a six to concede a five-point lead. France on the other...
"Nonsense, You Should Know Better," WATCH Obama Slamming Reporter Over Iran Deal
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July 16 , 2015 , 13:15 IST
During a press conference outlining the deal struck by US and Iran over the nuclear deal and reigining in the Islamic republic into the IAEA fold, President Barack Obama on Wednesday scolded a reporter who questioned the deal while Americans languished in Iranian prison.
[caption id="attachment_82865" align="aligncenter" width="700"] President Barack Obama answers questions about the Iran nuclear deal during a news conference in the East Room of the White House in Washington, Wednesday, July 15, 2015. The president vigorously defended the nuclear deal with Iran, casting the historic accord as the only possibility to avert a nuclear arms race in the Middle East and reduce the chances of war. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)[/caption]
The reporter from CBS, Major Garrett, asked the President, "Can you tell the country, sir, why you are content, with all the fanfare around this deal, to leave the conscious of this nation, the strength of this nation, unaccounted for in relation to these four Americans?"
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A visibly upset Obama slammed the reporter for suggesting that he is content while American languish in foreign prisons, especially in Iran.
He retorted, "Major, that's nonsense. And you should know better," Obama said after a pause, mentioning that he had met with family members who have urged his administration to continue pushing for the Americans’ release.
The president suggested that it was untenable for the release of the Americans to be part of the international agreement announced Tuesday that lifts sanctions on Iran in exchange for new limits on its nuclear program.
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"If we had walked away from the nuclear deal, we'd still be pushing just as hard to get those folks out," Obama said.
Watch the conversation below: