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White supremacist site Daily Stormer is once again homeless as Russian registrar suspends domain

White supremacist site Daily Stormer is once again homeless as its Russian domain registrar has also banned the site. The post White supremacist site Daily Stormer is once again homeless as Russian registrar suspends domain appeared first on Firstpost.

Blue Whale Challenge: Goa police issues advisory to install parental control software

Goa Police to issue a formal advisory to parents on safeguarding their wards from playing the Blue Whale online game The post Blue Whale Challenge: Goa police issues advisory to install parental control software appeared first on Firstpost.

Infosys CEO Vishal Sikka resigns LIVE updates: Board of Directors 'understands' but 'regrets' resignation

In the long-running war of words with Infosys co-founder NR Narayanamurthy, Vishal Sikka has thrown in the towel and has resigned as CEO of Infosys. The post Infosys CEO Vishal Sikka resigns LIVE updates: Board of Directors 'understands' but 'regrets' resignation appeared first on Firstpost.

Barcelona terror attack: Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo lead sports stars in condemning 'act of violence'

Football icons and longtime rivals Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo joined Spanish sports stars around the world in expressing their grief after Thursday's terror attack in Barcelona left 13 people dead. The post Barcelona terror attack: Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo lead sports stars in ...

Vishal Sikka resigns as Infosys CEO, says good work has been undermined: Read full text of resignation letter

In the long-running war of words with Infosys co-founder NR Narayanamurthy, Vishal Sikka has thrown in the towel and has resigned as CEO of Infosys. The post Vishal Sikka resigns as Infosys CEO, says good work has been undermined: Read full text of resignation letter appeared first on Firstpost.

Super 30: Anand Kumar meets Katrina Kaif but actress denies starring in his biopic

While Anand Kumar has confirmed that Hrithik Roshan will play the mathematician in his biopic Super 30, Katrina Kaif has denied reuniting with Roshan. The post Super 30: Anand Kumar meets Katrina Kaif but actress denies starring in his biopic appeared first on Firstpost.

Barcelona terror attack: Catalan police stops second attack, five terrorists killed

Spanish police said they have stopped a second attempted terror attack on Friday after an earlier one in Barcelona. They killed five persons in Cambrils town to foil the attack. The post Barcelona terror attack: Catalan police stops second attack, five terrorists killed appeared first on Firstpost.

Google claims Android Instant Apps is now compatible with over 500 million devices

Android Instant Apps is open for all developers, supported on all the latest devices with Android 6.0 to Android O and can be accessed across 40 countries. The post Google claims Android Instant Apps is now compatible with over 500 million devices appeared first on Firstpost.

Europa League playoffs: Everton shrug off crowd trouble to beat Hajduk Split, AC Milan cruise to win

Everton took a 2-0 lead in a Europa League qualifying play-off first leg clash on Thursday against Hajduk Split in Liverpool in a game stopped temporarily due to crowd trouble. The post Europa League playoffs: Everton shrug off crowd trouble to beat Hajduk Split, AC Milan cruise to win appeared ...

Amit Shah holds BJP leaders' strategy meet for 2019 general elections, aims to bag over 350 seats

Sounding the bugle for the next general election, BJP chief Amit Shah chaired a meeting of party leaders to chalk out a strategy for "Mission 2019" The post Amit Shah holds BJP leaders' strategy meet for 2019 general elections, aims to bag over 350 seats appeared first on Firstpost.

U.S. Navy to remove senior leaders of warship after deadly June crash | Reuters

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East Libyan forces say have arrested commander sought by ICC | Reuters

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Exclusive - Lee Kuan Yew’s grandson left Singapore because friends feared he would be detained | Reuters

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Spain hunts van driver who mowed down Barcelona crowd, killing 13 | Reuters

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Dozen U.S. sailors to be punished for June collision - U.S. Navy | Reuters

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Washington's mounting woes push S&P to biggest loss in three months | Reuters

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Auto groups side with Canada, Mexico on NAFTA origin rules | Reuters

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Gap shares rise as Old Navy again boosts results, forecast | Reuters

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Van ploughs through crowd in Barcelona, killing at least 13 | Reuters

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Deutsche Bank, Bank of America settle agency bond rigging lawsuits | Reuters

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Barcelona terror: Attacker drives van into crowd; 13 dead, 100 hurt, IS claims responsibility

A van veered onto a sidewalk and sped down a busy pedestrian zone Thursday in Barcelona's picturesque Las Ramblas district, swerving from side to side as it mowed down tourists and residents and turned the popular European vacation spot into a bloody killing zone. The post Barcelona terror: Attacker ...

Iran denies appeal of jailed Princeton student - university | Reuters

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Gap posts strong second quarter results, raises profit forecast; shares jump | Reuters

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North Korea tells U.N. chief nuclear programme not up for negotiation | Reuters

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Fellow Republicans assail Trump after he defends Confederate monuments | Reuters

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U.S. pension funds sue Goldman, JPMorgan, others over stock lending market | Reuters

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S&P 500 posts biggest decline in three months on Washington worries | Reuters

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Wall Street falls on concerns over Trump's pro-growth policy | Reuters

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Two armed men entrenched in Barcelona bar after van crash - Spanish media | Reuters

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Germany's Lufthansa gets first say on Air Berlin asset sale-union | Reuters

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Navroz Mubarak: Parsi community celebrates new year with food and festivities

Indian Parsis celebrated the Persian New Year on 17 August this year; It is known to be the single largest group of the Zoroastrian religious community The post Navroz Mubarak: Parsi community celebrates new year with food and festivities appeared first on Firstpost.

Notorious disk-encrypting ransomware 'Mamba' returns in several countries including India

'Mamba' ransomware had primarily affected some organisations in Brazil and specifically, San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency last November. The post Notorious disk-encrypting ransomware 'Mamba' returns in several countries including India appeared first on Firstpost.

Sharad Yadav's Opposition conclave may just be a survival tactic to boost his political career

Sharad Yadav may not be the right person for the Opposition to rally behind, especially in order to carry forward an effective anti-BJP political front till the 2019 General Election to Lok Sabha The post Sharad Yadav's Opposition conclave may just be a survival tactic to boost his political career ...

US Open 2017: Victoria Azarenka announces withdrawal from event citing custody battle over baby

Victoria Azarenka detailed her custody fight over eight-month-old son Leo in a Twitter-linked note Thursday, saying she will skip the upcoming US Open because of it unless things change. The post US Open 2017: Victoria Azarenka announces withdrawal from event citing custody battle over baby appeared ...

Online travel portal Yatra launches 'Smart Watch Wear' app for easy access to travel bookings

Smart Watch Wear App by Yatra will give access to booking flow of flights, hotels, buses, trains, home-stays, activities and cabs. The post Online travel portal Yatra launches 'Smart Watch Wear' app for easy access to travel bookings appeared first on Firstpost.

BSNL launches mobile wallet app for bill payments and transaction on e-commerce platforms

Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited has launched a mobile wallet that would enable its customers to make bill payments and transact on e-commerce platforms. The post BSNL launches mobile wallet app for bill payments and transaction on e-commerce platforms appeared first on Firstpost.

Exclusive: China's CEFC in early talks to buy Rosneft stake - sources | Reuters

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Narayana Murthy shares concern of CEA Arvind Subramanian over lack of reliable job data

Lack of reliable jobs data has thrown up big challenges before the central government to solve unemployment problem The post Narayana Murthy shares concern of CEA Arvind Subramanian over lack of reliable job data appeared first on Firstpost.

Islamic State-held Raqqa 'worst place' in Syria, upto 25,000 civilians trapped: UN

Territory still controlled by the Islamic State group in Raqa is "the worst place" in Syria, the UN said on Thursday. The post Islamic State-held Raqqa 'worst place' in Syria, upto 25,000 civilians trapped: UN appeared first on Firstpost.

Former Australian pacer Jason Gillespie calls India head coach job 'one of the biggest' in the game

Gillespie, the former Australian fast bowler, who moved into coaching roles after his playing days were over, feels India are bridging the gap between their home and away performances. The post Former Australian pacer Jason Gillespie calls India head coach job 'one of the biggest' in the game ...

WannaCry ransomware cripples Delhi publishing firm; demands up to $1000 ransom in bitcoin

A publishing firm in New Delhi has fallen victim to the WannaCry ransomware which crippled thousands of computer systems across the world back in May. The post WannaCry ransomware cripples Delhi publishing firm; demands up to $1000 ransom in bitcoin appeared first on Firstpost.

La Liga: Atletico Madrid aim to pip title favourites Real Madrid, Barcelona after shifting base from Vicente Calderon

For an off-season that began by losing an appeal against a one-year transfer ban, Atletico Madrid have emerged impressively unscathed as they welcome in a new era by moving to the newly built Wanda Metropolitano. The post La Liga: Atletico Madrid aim to pip title favourites Real Madrid, Barcelona ...

Bundesliga: Manuel Neuer unfit for Bayern Munich's first league game against Bayer Leverkusen

Bayern Munich will be without goalkeeper Manuel Neuer when the Bundesliga season gets under way with the champions' first league match against Bayer Leverkusen on Friday, coach Carlo Ancelotti said. The post Bundesliga: Manuel Neuer unfit for Bayern Munich's first league game against Bayer ...

Pakistan terms US designation of Hizbul Mujahideen terrorist group as 'saddening'

The US decision to declare Hizbul Mujahideen a specially-designated terrorist organisation led by an internationally recognised terrorist is "saddening", Pakistan's foreign office said on Thursday. The post Pakistan terms US designation of Hizbul Mujahideen terrorist group as 'saddening' appeared ...

Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose's family says history of Independence movement in India has been distorted

Bose had gone missing in 1945 and some of his family members have rejected the theory that he had died in a plane crash in Taihoku in Taiwan on 18 August that year The post Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose's family says history of Independence movement in India has been distorted appeared first on ...

NEET 2017: SC puts on hold counselling for admission to medical courses in Tamil Nadu

Supreme Court put on hold till 22 August, the counselling for admissions for MBBS and BDS seats in Tamil Nadu, and asked MCI and the state government to find a "balanced" solution to deal with the interests of state board students and those who cleared NEET The post NEET 2017: SC puts on hold ...

Detroit: London premiere of film starring John Boyega, Will Poulter attended by cast and director

Detroit is a period drama based on an incident of violence against African Americans in 1967 The post Detroit: London premiere of film starring John Boyega, Will Poulter attended by cast and director appeared first on Firstpost.

To end sports apathy in future, start the change now!

Paan Singh Tomar held the record in the 3000-meter steeplechase event and remained unbroken for 10 years. He died not as a celebrated sportsman but as an outlaw. Makhan Singh, a runner, has won numerous medals in National Games, a gold medal in the 4x400m relay event and a silver medal in the ...

Rahul Gandhi's united Opposition a pipe dream, only a cataclysmic event can unseat Narendra Modi

Speaking at a gathering of Opposition parties, Rahul Gandhi exhorted them to get together so that "these people are not seen anywhere." The post Rahul Gandhi's united Opposition a pipe dream, only a cataclysmic event can unseat Narendra Modi appeared first on Firstpost.

Serie A: Juventus begin title defence amid stiff competition from resurgent Milan clubs

Juventus host Cagliari in a championship-opening clash hoping it will lead them to a record-stretching seventh straight Scudetti. The post Serie A: Juventus begin title defence amid stiff competition from resurgent Milan clubs appeared first on Firstpost.