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19 October, 2017 1:53 AM Native American Tribe Holding Patents Sues Amazon And Microsoft

A Native American tribe sued Amazon.com Inc and Microsoft Corp in federal court in Virginia on Wednesday for infringing supercomputer patents it is holding for a technology firm. The Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe was assigned the patents by SRC Labs LLC in August, in a deal intended to use the tribe's sovereign status to shield them from administrative review 43

19 October, 2017 1:41 AM Tillerson seeks stronger ties with India, chides China

WASHINGTON — Secretary of State Rex Tillerson called Wednesday for the U.S. and India to expand strategic ties. He also pointedly criticized China, which he accused of challenging international norms needed for global stability. Tillerson’s remarks on relations between the world’s two largest democracies, ahead of his first trip to South Asia as secretary 28

18 October, 2017 11:34 PM Suspect in shootings of six in Maryland and Delaware caught, officials say

A shooting suspect who was the focus of a daylong manhunt was arrested late Wednesday, hours after he opened fire on his co-workers in Maryland, killing three and wounding two, then drove 50 miles to his home state, where he gunned down another acquaintance, police said. The deadly mayhem, which unfolded in less than two hours, began shortly before 9 a.m. Wednesday 49

18 October, 2017 7:24 PM Haley pushes UN to follow tougher US stance on Iran

UNITED NATIONS: US Ambassador Nikki Haley urged the UN Security Council on Wednesday (Oct 18) to follow in the US footsteps and confront Iran over what she described as its "aggressive, destabilising and unlawful behavior" in the Middle East. The council met for its monthly debate on the region just days after US President Donald Trump refused to certify 24

18 October, 2017 6:55 PM One festival, many celebrations

Celebrated on the 15th day of the Hindu month of Karthik, Diwali is not just the festival of lights. While many communities celebrate the festival to commemorate the return of Lord Rama from his 14 years of exile, there are various other stories and rituals associated with it. Being a five-day-long celebration, various Gods and Goddesses are worshipped 24

18 October, 2017 4:46 PM Bengal student receives WhatsApp message from Florida offering bounty to kill Mamata Banerjee

A college student in West Bengal received a Whatsapp message asking him to join a terror group and an offer of one lakh dollars for assassinating Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee. The incident happened at Murshidabad district of West Bengal. A student of Behrampore Polytechnic College received a WhatsApp message on Wednesday afternoon. CID is currently 22

18 October, 2017 2:36 PM Senior Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan commander dead

A top Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan commander, believed to be the mastermind of the 2014 Peshawar school massacre, has been killed, the terror group said on Wednesday. "We confirm the death of Khalifa Umar Mansoor," Taliban spokesperson Muhammad Khorasani said in a statement sent to journalists via email. Usman Mansoor Hafizullah will replace Umar Mansoor 37

18 October, 2017 12:35 PM Padmavati rangoli vandalised, Deepika asks for action

Mumbai, Oct 18 (PTI) Raising questions of freedom of expression, Deepika Padukone today said she was heartbroken by the attack on a rangoli inspired by her upcoming film "Padmavati" and drew Union minister Smriti Iranis attention to the incident. The rangoli in a Surat mall was vandalised earlier this week. It had taken rangoli artist Karan 48 hours 19

18 October, 2017 12:06 PM President Xi Jinping unveils road-map to realise “Chinese Dream”

Mr. Xi was unambiguous in declaring that China stood at “new historical juncture,” and would pursue its own path of developing “socialism with Chinese characteristics”. In a sweeping marathon address that lasted over three hours, President Xi Jinping unveiled his vision of China’s future of achieving “moderate” prosperity in the next four years, and emerging 17

18 October, 2017 12:04 PM Lingayat, Veerashaiva are branches of Hindu religion: Vishwesha Tirtha Swami

Vishwesha Tirtha Swami of Paryaya Pejawar said the traditions of Lingayat and Veerashaiva are just like 'Dwaita' and 'Advaita' schools of philosophy. Mangaluru: Vishwesha Tirtha Swami of Paryaya Pejawar mutt has said that though there were Lingayat and Veerashaiva traditions in the Lingayat community, they were same branches of Hindu religion 17