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Research Court to INEC, Melaye on recall move: Maintain status quo
Author: 0 Court to INEC, Melaye on recall move: Maintain status quo

What is the meaning of "status quo"? The majority of opinion is that the current process when Melaye approached the court should be maintained. " Subsequently, the Commission, in the exercise of the powers conferred on it by Sections 116 of the Electoral Act 2010 (as amended), on Monday issued a timetable and schedule of activities for the recall of the senator ".

Research BA cabin crew to stage new 14-day strike
Author: 0 BA cabin crew to stage new 14-day strike

The mixed fleet crew, which make up about 15 percent of total BA cabin crew numbers, will strike from 00:01 on Wednesday July 19 to 23:59 hours on Tuesday August 1, 2017, in support of a wages claim. Following the announcement of the first wave of strikes this month, British Airways said an offer was given with the aim of resolving the dispute - but it was rejected.

Research Manchester United closing in on signing Real Madrid striker Alvaro Morata
Author: 0 Manchester United closing in on signing Real Madrid striker Alvaro Morata

Spanish newspaper AS earlier on Monday covered Alfonso Morata , father of Real Madrid striker Alvaro, and Juanma Lopez, the player's agent, having a meeting at the Bernabeu. However, that deal looks dead in the water now, with manager Zinedine Zidane happy to keep Keylor Navas between the sticks. The hot-headed star could now be handing United and his old boss Mourinho the advantage in the Lukaku race by biding his time over his next move.

Research Mars' Toxic Surface May Prevent Humans From Living There
Author: 0 Mars' Toxic Surface May Prevent Humans From Living There

This got scientists to look into that further. That theory may well be a good one, but the odds just got a lot slimmer. Researchers at the University of Edinburgh , UK, ran experiments that showed when the chemicals interact with short-wave UV radiation similar to the kind encountered on the surface of Mars, these became toxic.

Research Everyone dies in Hearthstone's Knights of the Frozen Throne
Author: 0 Everyone dies in Hearthstone's Knights of the Frozen Throne

Knights of the Frozen Throne will also offer all players free missions with a final epic showdown against The Lich King himself. The developers of the CCG that still has millions of people playing everyday also announced a new Hero card type that will definitely change the balance of the game.

Research Massive iceberg set to break away soon from ice shelf in Antarctica
Author: 0 Massive iceberg set to break away soon from ice shelf in Antarctica

In recent years, the ice shelf has experienced a rapid rift that has widened to more than 1,000 feet. Project Midas regularly updates the status of the Larsen C ice shelf and is run by Luckman as well. It could, in fact, even calve in pieces or break up shortly after. But whole or in pieces, the iceberg could reach as far as the Falkland Islands , more than 1,000 miles away from the Larsen C ice shelf.

Research Local Election Experts Sound Off on Trump Administration Voter Info Request
Author: 0 Local Election Experts Sound Off on Trump Administration Voter Info Request

The South Carolina Election Commission is pushing back against the Trump administration's request for voter registration data. Further complicating matters, Stuart Shapiro, a professor at the Edward J. "My reply would be: They can go jump in the Gulf of Mexico and MS is a great State to launch from", he said. Kentucky Secretary of State Alison Grimes recently described the creation of such an unsecured national voter registration database as a hacker's dream.

Research Destiny 2 Beta Releasing July 28th 2017 For PS4 and Xbox One
Author: 0 Destiny 2 Beta Releasing July 28th 2017 For PS4 and Xbox One

Character progression made during the beta will not carry over to the final game, although players can receive a special emblem for participating in the beta. Those who pre-order the shooter sequel get early access to the beta on PlayStation 4 begins July 18. According to the publisher, Destiny 2's PC open beta phase will begin this August, a month later after its console open beta phase.

Research Qualcomm Files Patent Infringement Complaints Against Apple
Author: 0 Qualcomm Files Patent Infringement Complaints Against Apple

Today, Qualcomm levied accusations against Apple suggesting that the Cupertino tech giant was infringing on six patents that aided iPhone battery life. "I've always hated litigation, and I continue to hate it, and I highly prefer to settle versus battle", Cook said. Jacobs also said that Qualcomm will play important role in future of info-tech development along with Korean companies.

Research Sarfraz appointed captain for all three formats
Author: 0 Sarfraz appointed captain for all three formats

Pakpassion.com reported that Shaharyar, the outgoing PCB chief, felt India continue to refuse to play bilateral cricket with Pakistan because "they are scared of our team". This announcement from the PCB chairman ends the long-lasting speculation over the over the identity of Misbah's successor as Test captain. With the threat of missing out on a place in the 2019 World Cup looming, Pakistan defeated South Africa , Sri Lanka , England and India enroute winning the title after suffering ...

Research West Bengal: TMC office, NBSTC counter set ablaze in Kalimpong
Author: 0 West Bengal: TMC office, NBSTC counter set ablaze in Kalimpong

GJM supporters and police clashed with each other today in Kalimpong, forcing the police to lob teargas shells. "The police and central forces are patrolling the streets", a senior police official of Kalimpong said. In Darjeeling , Gorkha Janmukti Yuva Morcha supporters took out a rally at Chowkbazar with traditional "khukri" shouting slogans in support of a separate state.

Research Middle-earth: Shadow of War will let you import your greatest nemesis
Author: 0 Middle-earth: Shadow of War will let you import your greatest nemesis

Both of them will then show up in the sequel when you buy it. With this delay, Monolith Productions has the chance to polish the game to perfection , as well as add features like the one announced today: The Nemesis Forge. With good, demanding combat, excellent stealth and enemies worth slaying it's more compulsive than you might expect, and it treats the license with some respect as well.

Research Sensex gains over 100 points; Nifty above 9650-level
Author: 0 Sensex gains over 100 points; Nifty above 9650-level

The 30-scrip Sensitive Index ( Sensex ) of the BSE , which opened at 31,298.42 points, traded at 31,396.02 points - up 150.46 points, or 0.48 per cent, from its previous close at 31,245.56 points. "The equity markets gained in the first half, but in the later session, profit booking was seen and market gave up some of the gains". PSU and private sector banking shares saw good action in today's session as the weekly derivative contracts of the Bank Nifty expired today.

Research Halo 5 4K Update Confirmed For Xbox One X
Author: 0 Halo 5 4K Update Confirmed For Xbox One X

Notice here that they said "true 4K", meaning that Halo 5 will be running at 2160p natively, and not through some kind of checkerboarding technique. The tweet from Frank might point to a possible 4K 60fps update launching alongside the Xbox One X this November, or something completely different.

Research Get Ash's Pikachu on Pokémon GO before July 24!
Author: 0 Get Ash's Pikachu on Pokémon GO before July 24!

The surprisingly low key event also gives players the chance to buy discounted anniversary boxes. Niantic has revealed that they will be releasing Pikachu into the wild, but this won't be the regular Pikachu that you would probably expect.

Research Billionaire LeEco founder turns to cars as debtors close in
Author: 0 Billionaire LeEco founder turns to cars as debtors close in

Jia Yueting was very confident about his company LeEco and once said that his company would compete with the world's largest companies and rivals like Apple and Tesla. The company had for months delayed paying many of its drivers. In the same year Le Vision co-produced with Legendary Entertainment the lavish USA box office flop The Great Wall, which was reported to have lost at least US$75 million.

Research European Union considering second fine on Google
Author: 0 European Union considering second fine on Google

European Commissioner Margrethe Vestager said a year ago that Google had "pursued an overall strategy on its devices to protect and expand its dominant position in mobile and internet search". And now because Google has apparently not changed its behaviours, the EC is considering issuing another record fine against the firm, according to Reuters .

Research OnePlus 5 Gets OxygenOS 4.5.5 Update
Author: 0 OnePlus 5 Gets OxygenOS 4.5.5 Update

OnePlus has already announced that the OnePlus 2 would never be updated to Android 7.0 Nougat. OnePlus is seeding yet another OxygenOS update for the OnePlus 5 . With the new software update, OnePlus has fixed an issue with the VoLTE reception that some OnePlus users faced for some time now. If you are unable to wait for the update and want it just right now, you can have the flashable file from the source below.

Research Mercedes-Benz GLA Facelift Launched At Rs 30.65 Lakh
Author: 0 Mercedes-Benz GLA Facelift Launched At Rs 30.65 Lakh

As far as the features are concerned, the new GLA facelift gets Active Brake Assist, Attention Assist, a 360-degree parking camera with a bird's eye view and electric tailgate with motion detection, 6-airbags, ABS with EBD, parking sensors, keyless entry and much more.

Research PLAYERUNKNOWN Reveal New BattleGrounds Desert Map Screenshots
Author: 0 PLAYERUNKNOWN Reveal New BattleGrounds Desert Map Screenshots

Fans have been quick to point out that the screenshots include a train and a bicycle - could we be seeing an expansion to the game's roster of vehicles? A broken down auto can be seen in the garage, a broken down RV is further in the background, telephone wires seem to carry through the map and there are a ton of cacti everywhere.

Research United Nations urges Virginia governor to halt execution of man with disabilities
Author: 0 United Nations urges Virginia governor to halt execution of man with disabilities

Jeaneen Sutphin is the mother of Eric Sutphin, the sheriff's deputy killed by William Morva in 2006. Rachel Sutphin is the daughter of Eric Sutphin, a sheriff's deputy who was shot by William Morva in 2006. They added they were also concerned about Mr. Morva's "deteriorating psychosocial condition" in detention. "I have sent my own letter to the Governor showing my support for clemency", Sutphin wrote.

Research We've waited 70 yrs for you : Israeli PM to Narendra Modi
Author: 0 We've waited 70 yrs for you : Israeli PM to Narendra Modi

Among Modi's first stops on Tuesday was the Yad Vashem Holocaust memorial and museum. While the release from Israel did not mention water and agriculture as strategic partnership, Netanyahu did mention in his speech that these sectors are of great importance to both countries.

Research NASA To Shoot Didmyos Asteroid To Defend Earth From Destroying Impact
Author: 0 NASA To Shoot Didmyos Asteroid To Defend Earth From Destroying Impact

The risk of humanity going extinct due to a large asteroid hitting the Earth is small, but large enough to be worth worrying about. Following NASA's approval on June 23rd, the very first attempt to test an asteroid deflection technique has now moved from concept development to preliminary design phase.

Research Sex Robots Are Coming, Warns Northern Irish Scientist
Author: 0 Sex Robots Are Coming, Warns Northern Irish Scientist

They have silicon skins fitted with sensors that respond to touch, and some have pre-programmed emotions and personalities. But the sexbots are not something to be sniggered at, according to artificial intelligence expert Professor Noel Sharkey.

Research Cuphead Dev Confirms Game is an Xbox One and PC Exclusive
Author: 0 Cuphead Dev Confirms Game is an Xbox One and PC Exclusive

Cuphead's style seeks to emulate cartoons of the 1930s, and the game has even been created by painstakingly recreating the techniques that were used to make those cartoons. You'd think that Cuphead's console exclusivity is due to Microsoft owning the IP, but it turns out that's not the case at all. We are however, edging closer to a release.

Research Both The Asian Stars Of This Popular Show Are Quitting - Here's Why
Author: 0 Both The Asian Stars Of This Popular Show Are Quitting - Here's Why

Various publications said the stars were making 10 to 15 percent less than co-stars Alex O'Loughlin and Scott Caan - with some critics saying there's a larger issue about diversity . "Mahalo and a hui hou..." Kim, who also starred in " Lost " and is a producer on the upcoming series " The Good Doctor ", ended his post on a positive note, writing, "The path to equality is rarely easy".

Research Traders Focused Stock: Banco Bradesco SA (BBD)
Author: 0 Traders Focused Stock: Banco Bradesco SA (BBD)

They are projecting Next Quarter growth of -4.3%. Tightening the gaze, stock performance for the last 5 trading days is 2.13%. US Bancorp DE increased its stake in Banco Bradesco SA by 4.4% in the first quarter. After a recent spot-check, the stock has touched $8.52 which represents a change from the open of -0.87%. Banco Bradesco S.A. (NYSE: BBDO ) Foreign Regional Banks has a Current Ratio of *TBA with a Quick Ratio value of *TBA.

Research Amazon Prime Day 2017 Countdown Features Exclusive Alexa Voice Shopping Deals Today
Author: 0 Amazon Prime Day 2017 Countdown Features Exclusive Alexa Voice Shopping Deals Today

Along with being able to take part in the Prime Day sale, Amazon's premium service also includes extra benefits such as unlimited one-day and same-day delivery. Save $20 on Philips Hue Lightstrip Plus 2nd Generation - works with Alexa - say, "Alexa, order Philips Lightstrip Plus". Save $7 on Wemo Mini smart plug - say, "Alexa, order Wemo Mini Smart Plug".

Research European Union to empower anti-Google law-suits
Author: 0 European Union to empower anti-Google law-suits

The record 2.4-billion-euro fine slapped on by the EU for abusing its market dominance "will find its way back to European citizens", Europe's competition chief said Saturday. In May, the EU Commission fined Facebook 110 million euros for providing incorrect or misleading information during the commission's 2014 investigation into Facebook's acquisition of WhatsApp.

Research Syrian army rejects claims it used chlorine gas against rebels
Author: 0 Syrian army rejects claims it used chlorine gas against rebels

They urged the Prime Minister to seek the backing of MPs following the sarin gas attack in April on Khan Sheikhoun, 30 miles from the city of Homs, in which at least 80 people were killed. Mikdad went on to say that after the Khan Sheikhoun incident, Syria invited the UN General Secretariat and the OPCW to investigate the incident. He adds, "I urge our worldwide partners to unite behind the need to hold those responsible for this atrocity to account".

Research The clip shared by Donald Trump on Twitter was filmed in 2007
Author: 0 The clip shared by Donald Trump on Twitter was filmed in 2007

Ana Navarro, CNN Commentator claims, "The President of the United States is inciting violence against a free press". The video was posted on Wednesday by the Reddit user with the title " Trump takes down fake news ". Trump garnered the most attention in his ongoing attack campaign with a tweet Sunday morning featuring a weird video of him fighting with an anthropomorphic CNN logo .

Research Seawater Strengthens Roman Concrete To Survive For 2000 Years
Author: 0 Seawater Strengthens Roman Concrete To Survive For 2000 Years

Also, researchers suggest that a reformulated recipe for Roman concrete could be tested for applications such as seawalls and other ocean-facing structures, and may be useful for safeguarding hazardous wastes. "We can go into the tiny natural laboratories in the concrete, map the minerals that are present, the succession of the crystals that occur, and their crystallographic properties", says Jackson .

Research Frogs thrived after catastrophic mass extinction that obliterated the dinosaurs
Author: 0 Frogs thrived after catastrophic mass extinction that obliterated the dinosaurs

The analysis, published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences , was based on gene sequencing data from 301 frog species. It wasn't all good for the croaky creature as despite the explosion in the number of tree frogs coming after the mass extinction event, many other species of frog were effectively snuffed out of existence.

Research Indian cinemas shut in tax protest
Author: 0 Indian cinemas shut in tax protest

To a question, he said an additional levy of about eight per cent under GST over 30 per cent local body tax had pushed the total taxes to over 60 per cent. The association accepts the new GST but says cinemas can not afford the state duty as well. Here are some tweets that were put out in protest of the state government's decision.

Research Call of Duty: WWII Servers Will Feature 60Hz Tick Rate
Author: 0 Call of Duty: WWII Servers Will Feature 60Hz Tick Rate

It can be recalled that in a like manner when 343 Industries announced 'Halo 6' will not be making an appearance at E3, avid gamers were not exactly convinced until they realized the game developer was actually telling the truth. Moreover, Monolith and Warner Bros Interactive Entertainment's upcoming 'Lord 0f the Rings' adventure game and 'Middle-earth: Shadow of War' won't be getting versions for the Switch either.

Research PlayStation Hosts Xbox One X Anthem Trailer with Photoshopped Buttons, Pulls It
Author: 0 PlayStation Hosts Xbox One X Anthem Trailer with Photoshopped Buttons, Pulls It

But what fans found most curious about the repeated video is the evidence of editing. While highlighting the visual capabilities of the Xbox One X, the gameplay trailer revealed several things that players can expect from the first-person shooter, including various kinds of exosuits, flying through the air with jetpacks, and teaming up with allies to carry out missions.

Research Asus ZenFone 4 Max With Dual Rear Camera Setup Announced
Author: 0 Asus ZenFone 4 Max With Dual Rear Camera Setup Announced

The smartphone will come in two variants of 4-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 and 8-core Snapdragon 435. The phone comes in two variants: one powered by quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 SoC and another powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 SoC.

Research Activision CEO Teases More Can Happen With Crash Bandicoot Franchise
Author: 0 Activision CEO Teases More Can Happen With Crash Bandicoot Franchise

The game features brand-new lighting, animations, textures, models and recreated cinematics, that all make use of the PS4's capabilities. Crash Bandicoot N. Now, in order to capitalize on the hype for the cartoon marsupial, the toy and model manufacturer First 4 Figures has officially announced that it plans to release a high quality hand-painted statue of the games' protagonist.

Research Moto M2 Price In India Specifications Features Review Comparison
Author: 0 Moto M2 Price In India Specifications Features Review Comparison

The leaks suggest that the Motorola Moto M2 will come with 6GB of RAM and is set to go official in October. No surprise here, after all the Moto M also came with a 5.5-inch Full HD display. 8999. It is packed with 2800 mAh large battery with support to fast charging using 10W rapid charger. Also expected to be included with the Moto X4 is a dual rear camera setup with 8-megapixel and 12-megapixel sensors, an octa-core Snapdragon 630 processor, 4GB of RAM, and 64GB of storage with a ...