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Charlie Gard hospital slams 'world where only parents decide for children'

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Charlie suffers from a rare and debilitating genetic disorder , so his parents have been fighting to keep the 11-month-old on life support and are hopeful they can take the child overseas for experimental treatment. But Dr Hirano, 55, believes his experimental theory could give Charlie "11% to 56% chance of clinically meaningful improvement". At the private meeting of experts held at GOSH yesterday, results of two brain scans on Charlie were released but they are yet to be released. Read More »

Michael Stipe: 'I Stand With Radiohead' in Israel Concert Controversy

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Yorke addressed the controversy on Twitter just a few days ago, saying the band doesn't endorse Netanyahu anymore than they endorse Trump . Former Pink Floyd leader Roger Waters has been in the news a lot lately, mostly because of his criticism of Radiohead for their decision to play an upcoming show in Tel Aviv . Read More »

'Titanfall 2' Frontier Defense DLC

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Oh, and speaking of the aforementioned Rise map - it's new. The update releases July 25. Titanfall 2 hasn't gotten much support from publisher EA since it launched late past year, but that hasn't kept developer Respawn Entertainment from pushing forward with the DLC for its dedicated fans. Read More »

Senators Weigh-In On Collapse Of GOP Health Care Plan

According to Politico , Trump told his guests: "We have the Senate, House , and White House, and we have to do it or we're going to look bad". Although Moran said he would support the motion to proceed that would bring the measure to the floor, he did not indicate if he planned to vote for the bill once it's there. Read More »

Smriti Irani is new I&B minister

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She was replaced by Prakash Javdekar who was also elevated to the cabinet rank. Textile minister Smriti Zubin Irani has been given the additional charge of information and broadcasting (I&B), after M. Both the components are two flagship schemes of urban ministry. Textile Minister Smriti Irani on Tuesday got the additional charge of Information and Broadcasting Ministry, which was held by NDA's vice-president nominee M Venkaiah Naidu. Read More »

Google set to relaunch Glass with focus on business use

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In addition, the electronics have been made modular, so you can detach the hardware at any time and swapped to other frames, like safety goggles or prescription glasses. And the team is now partnering with the Google Cloud team on new business solutions for the future, the post said. In a blog post, Jay Kothari, Project Lead for Glass describes his team's partnership with GE Aviation in OH, where Glass helped mechanics working on Airplane maintenance save valuable time by floating all the ... Read More »

Destiny 2 beta having server issues

Since this is an early build of the game, there are a few issues that have yet to be squashed before release. If you want you could pick up the standard Destiny 2 game but there's also a Digital Deluxe Edition, Limited Edition and Special Collectors Edition. Read More »

BSP chief Mayawati resigns from Rajya Sabha

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She has been in national politics since a bit of time now. Apart from this the Centre will also introduce 16 new bills in both the houses of the Parliament for consideration and passing. "She has resigned when all doors and windows of opportunity have been shut for her". But the worst came from Uttar Pradesh where BJP ran away with non Jatav votebank of Mayawati. Read More »

Why Lonzo Ball Hasn't Been Wearing His BBB Shoes

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Ball tried to jog it off in a back hallway in the third quarter, but he was hobbling a little bit and was shut down for the remainder of the game. On Sunday night, Ball finished with 16 points, 10 assists, four rebounds, one steal and zero turnovers in just 21 minutes. Read More »

China's Economy Beats Projections While US Continues To Stumble

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Last year, the world's second-largest economy had its slowest growth rate in nearly 30 years, at 6.7 percent. Separately, the NBS reported a 7.6% spike in annual industrial production in June, which was well above May's 6.5% expansion. The Chinese economy expanded 6.9 percent last quarter, the same as the previous three months and better than the 6.8 percent tipped in an Agence France-Presse survey. Read More »

IIFA Awards 2017: Shahid Kapoor, Alia Bhatt win top awards

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Dhoni: The Untold Story, Amitabh Bachchan for Pink and Salman Khan for Sultan. Mumbai: Sushant Singh Rajput set the stage on fire with a sizzling performance at the IIFA 2017 event in New York Saturday. Rounding up the trio of serious- minded films was Pink , a movie about sexual violence against women, which got Aniruddha Roy Chowdhury the Best Director award. Read More »

Capitol Police Officer Injured in Car Crash

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Police have yet to release information on the driver - but they are also believed to have been injured, reports the Washington Examiner. The officer and driver of the auto suffered minor injuries. Sponsored Content: Questions about moving to the cloud? Capitol Police warned there could be a loud noise as police "disrupt" the trunk of the auto. Read More »

Creators Of Smash Bros. Project M Mod Reveal Next Game

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You might have heard of developer Wavedash Games from its work on the Project M mod for Super Smash Bros . Not only does Japan have a strong presence in King of Fighters , but is also relatively close to China-the nation nearly universally believed to be the world's best in the game. Read More »

Elon Musk Says AI Is A Threat To Humanity

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Musk said AI poses as a "fundamental risk to the existence of human civilisation, in a way that auto accidents, airplane crashes, faulty drugs or bad food were not". "I'm against overregulation for sure", Musk added. I was surprised by your suggestion to bring regulations before we know what we are dealing with. Read More »

Global cyber-attack could reportedly cost around $53 billion, or even worse

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A major global cyber attack could cost the worldwide economy £40 billion, with the damage being akin to a catastrophic natural disaster, according to a report by Lloyd's of London . The malware would take a year to spread among systems of the provider's customers, including financial services companies and hotels, causing them to lose a massive amount of money. Read More »

Samsung, PayPal ink strategic partnership

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According to March data from PYMNTS.com , Samsung Pay has the highest usage rate of the digital wallets with 4.5% of mobile users. "As India's biggest, most-trusted brand of mobile phones, Samsung remains committed to a digitally empowered economy and will continue to create meaningful innovations that will transform lives". Read More »

Honda Recalls 1.2 Million Accords Over Potential For Battery Fires

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Honda has announced the launch of the 10th generation Accord. Engine options include two smaller, turbocharged engines - a standard 1.5-liter turbo four that makes 192 horsepower and 192 lb./ft. And for those wanting a more eco-friendly and fuel-efficient Accord, the new 2018 Accord Hybrid will be available in Hybrid, EX, EX-L, EX-L Navi and Touring trims. Read More »

HTC apologises after ads appearing on the default keyboard

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HTC's partnership with TouchPal provides the company's devices with a different version of the keyboard compared to what you might see if you download TouchPal from the Play Store. HTC has responded to this, stating that this was not an intentional move: "Due to an error, some HTC customers have reported seeing ads on their phone's keyboard". Read More »

Tour de France, Stage 15

The tall and lanky Brit had a rear wheel problem when they were climbing through the Massif Central mountains towards Le Puy-en-Velay in stage 15 . "I knew it was a lot of downhill to the finish, so I knew if I got a gap it would be hard to come back", Martin said. Read More »

6 things you need to remember from 'Game of Thrones' Season 6

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Winterfell is just ideal for her. Jon Snow should be on the Iron Throne out of all the Starks. Then, a shift in tone, and a swift massacre - without actual violence. The official description for the episode, titled "Dragonstone," is: "Jon ( Kit Harington ) organizes the defense of the North. Cersei ( Lena Headey ) tries to even the odds". Read More »

How do we elect the President of India?

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Ballot papers will be available in two colours - green for use of MPs and pink for MLAs. In total, the voting will take place at 32 different polling stations across the nation. EC has appointed 33 observers to oversee the conduct of the election. The electoral college for the President consists of all Members of Parliament from both the Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha (excluding nominated members) and MLAs of State Legislatures. Read More »

South Korea's Sung Hyun Park wins US Women's Open

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Park finished at 11-under 277 for a two-stroke win over Choi. "That nickname, I guess kind of came from my fans previous year", said Park. "I still can not believe that it is actually happening". DeChambeau overcame a four-stroke deficit to beat Rodgers by a stroke for his first PGA Tour title - and a spot next week in the British Open. DeChambeau, 23, birdied four of the final six holes for a 6-under 65 and an 18-under 266 total. Read More »

Pacer Advisors Inc. Increases Stake in Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F)

Edgar Lomax Company Va reported 343,908 shares. General Mtrs Co now has $53.89 billion valuation. The stock rose 0.81% or $0.29 reaching $36.15 per share. Covering sell-side analysts have recently weighed in on shares of Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F). Therefore 43% are positive. Google had 101 analyst reports since August 8, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Read More »

Moto G5S Plus Leaked Photos: Dual Camera, Launching on 25th July

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The phone is likely to come out into the markets with a 4GB RAM along with 32GB of storage space. The images of the upcoming Moto G5S Plus are shown on the Flash Mode screen of the smartphone , in one of these images. That being said, the upcoming Moto G5S Plus will see a major improvement on the camera front when compared to the G5 Plus. This leaked device has an EMEA label on it, meaning it is a model meant for sale in Europe, Middle East and Africa. Read More »

Family of Chinese Activist Liu Xiaobo Thanks Beijing for 'Humanitarian Sprit'

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China's media outlets, all controlled by the ruling Communist Party, mostly ignored the news on Liu. "After all, he's a Nobel Peace Prize laureate and he died after being suppressed by the authorities", Hu said . China's government faced a global backlash for denying Liu Xiaobo's wish to be treated overseas, and the United States and European Union have called on the government to release Liu Xia and let her leave China. Read More »

PDP MLA's driver arrested for Amarnath Yatra terror attack

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A Special investigation Team (SIT) of Jammu and Kashmir Police, constituted to investigate Amarnath attack, has arrested a policeman on Thursday, who serves as driver to a PDP legislator, in connection with the case. "I will be able to comment on the case when the investigation reaches certain stage", said Shriram Dinkar. Despite a terror attack on a pilgrim bus in Anantnag killing seven and injuring 19 others on July 10, there has been a steady flow of devotees to the cave shrine that ... Read More »