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New Report Confirms Steve Jobs' Plans For An Apple TV Set New Report Confirms Steve Jobs' Plans For An Apple TV Set
- September 02, 2016

But one thing's for certain now - the Apple TV set was very, very real. "He said, 'Well, it's television". But of course, Tim Cook's Apple is absolutely different compared to how Steve Jobs' was. Rumours of an integrated Apple television date back to 2007 when the company was said to be committing research and development resources toward "large screen technologies". (more...)
Delhi minister meets Jain monk over Dadlani tweet controversy Delhi minister meets Jain monk over Dadlani tweet controversy
- September 01, 2016

Kejriwal disapproved Dadlani's remark saying that Tarun Sagarji Maharaj is a very revered saint, not just for Jains but everyone and those showing disrespect is unfortunate and should stop, while Delhi PWD Minister Satyendar Jain sought kshama from him on behalf of his music composer friend. (more...)
University of Denver receives high marks in Princeton Review University of Denver receives high marks in Princeton Review
- September 01, 2016

Each year, the Princeton Review compiles the information based on student surveys . The University of Wisconsin topped the list this year, dethroning Big Ten rival, the University of IL, which fell to third on the list. The lists in this edition are entirely based on The Princeton Review's survey of 143,000 students (about 375 per campus on average) attending the colleges. (more...)
Somalia: Huge blast in Mogadishu, 5 killed Somalia: Huge blast in Mogadishu, 5 killed
- August 31, 2016

Somalia's Islamic extremist group al-Shabab has claimed the blast, according to the rebels' Andalus radio station. Police said at least 15 people were hurt and that the death toll is expected to rise, with numerous wounded in critical condition. (more...)
Turkish, Syrian Kurdish forces agree on truce
- August 31, 2016

French President Francois Hollande waits for a guest at the Elysee Palace in Paris , France, August 29, 2016. He said Russian Federation and Iran both had to play a more constructive role to seek a political settlement in Syria. Turkey dramatically escalated its involvement in Syria's civil war last week. Shervan Darwish, a spokesman for the USA -backed Kurdish-led Syria Democratic Forces, says the militants carried out a two-pronged attack on villages south and west of Manbij, using at ... (more...)
President of Uzbekistan, 78, suffers brain hemorrhage
- August 31, 2016

Uzbekistan's president Islam Karimov has been taken to hospital, prompting rumours that he is seriously ill. Russian Federation on Tuesday said that reports of the death of Uzbekistan President Islam Karimov remain unconfirmed. He is regarded as an iron-fisted leader, who has been elected three times in elections deemed neither free nor fair by election monitors. Also in the realm of unverifiable rumor is the news that deputy prime minister Rustam Azimov, believed to be a leading ... (more...)