Daily Archive: August 16, 2017

Scarborough Domino’s employees take a slice out of crime, foil attempted robbery

Cheesed by his saucy demands, three coworkers captured the man who allegedly tried to rob their Kingston Rd. store at gunpoint and held him until police arrived. Source: Canada...

Nation knows Centre trying to cover its mistakes: Owaisi on Rohith Vemula

New Delhi: All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen Chief Asaduddin Owaisi on Wednesday tore into the Centre as the Justice AK Roopanwal Commission report concluded that no one was responsible for...

Trump adviser Bannon says U.S. in economic war with China-media

(Reuters) – The United States is in an economic war with China, U.S President Donald Trump’s chief political strategist has said, warning Washington is losing the fight but is...

What’s on TV Thursday: ‘Project Runway’ and ‘Rules Don’t Apply’

Season 16 of “Project Runway” breaks the mold by using models in a range of sizes. Warren Beatty brings his spoof of the life of Howard Hughes to HBO....

Hyundai Motor to launch electric vehicle with 500 km range after 2021

SEOUL (Reuters) – Hyundai Motor Co said on Thursday it will launch a long-range electric vehicle with a driving range of 500 km (311 miles) per charge after 2021,...

HDFC Bank cuts rates on certain savings accounts

REUTERS – HDFC Bank Ltd on Thursday cut interest rates on most of its savings accounts to 3.5 percent from 4 percent. Source: India News Link: HDFC Bank cuts...

Conservative leader's free speech pledge wouldn't apply in U of T nationalist rally case

A pledge by Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer to yank federal funding from universities that fail to uphold free speech wouldn’t apply to a decision by the University of Toronto...

Chinese security guards rescue boy held hostage by knifeman

Two security guards in southwest China have been lauded as heroes after rescuing a young boy held hostage by a knifeman who tried to rob him. The guards, Zhu...

NPPA slashes knee implant cost by 70 per cent

[India], August 17 (ANI): A day after Prime Minister Narendra Modi assured the nation from the ramparts of the Red Fort on the occasion of India’s 71st Independence Day...

US designates Hizbul Mujahideen as foreign terrorist group

Washington: The United States on Wednesday designated Kashmiri outfit Hizbul Mujahideen as a ‘foreign terrorist organisation’, nearly two months after declaring the group’s Pakistan-based chief Syed Salahuddin as a...