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Tammy Bruce: Drain the education swamp – College students’ tyrannical behavior must be stopped

Editor’s note: The following column first appeared in the Washington Times. How many conversations have we had with our friends, family and co-workers wondering what happened to the millennials? We expect a new generation to have new ideas and new ways of approaching the world. So how do we explain when a new generation is steeped in bullying, complaining about hurt feelings, ... Read More »

Dogs May Be Good For Your Health…Except When They’re Not

While having a dog may be good for the heart, as my colleague Alice Walton just wrote, and is certainly good for the soul, you might want to read the “terms and conditions” in the fine print. Heather Stone Leo and Laila, my granddogs, as irresistible puppies I’ve seen some impressive and life-threatening infections from dogs. None of them, until Lyme, gave me ... Read More »

Star Wars Battlefront 2 Loot Boxes Are Gambling, Could be Banned in Europe: Belgium Gaming Commission

HIGHLIGHTS The Belgium Gaming Commission has ruled that loot boxes are gambling It wants to ban them in Europe Star Wars Battlefront 2’s predatory micro-transactions has led to this It appears that Star Wars Battlefront 2’s loot box fiasco has had far-reaching consequences. Belgium’s Gaming Commission has ruled that loot boxes or loot crates in games like Star Wars Battlefront 2 ... Read More »

Xiaomi MIUI 9 to Be Last Update for 6 Smartphones as Software Support Ends

HIGHLIGHTS MIUI Global Beta ROM 7.11 to be last beta version MIUI 9 ROM to be available for dated devices starting December The new move comes following the global rollout of MIUI 9 After supporting its dated hardware with fresh software builds for a while, Xiaomi says it is now suspending MIUI updates for six of its popular devices. The list of ... Read More »

Redmi Note 5 Listed Online Once Again, Launch Date Likely to Be Close

HIGHLIGHTS Redmi Note 5 listed in China The third-party online retailer has not listed ay pricing Xiaomi has again teased launch of a new product in India Redmi Note 5 is widely expected to be the next smartphone in Xiaomi’s lineup, and it seems the launch may not be too far away. The successor to Redmi Note 4 has been listed online once ... Read More »

Lexus NX300h to be launched in India tomorrow

Lexus will further expand its product line in the country with the smallest offering globally, the NX300h SUV, which is due for launch tomorrow. The upcoming vehicle from Toyota’s luxury arm was last showcased at the Shanghai Motor Show held earlier this year. Reports indicate that we might get the latest facelift version at the time of its launch. As seen in ... Read More »

Nissan Kicks to be launched in India in 2018

Japanese car manufacturer Nissan has revealed that the company will be launching the Kicks in India in 2018. Apart from the GT-R in December 2016, Nissan had not launched any new model after the Terrano in October 2013. The upcoming Kicks SUV will mark the start of fresh product launches in the country. Although the product line up will be global, it will be tweaked to ... Read More »

OnePlus 5T will be exclusive to Amazon India

Once again OnePlus has partnered with Amazon to offer the OnePlus 5T in India. The etail giant will have exclusivity when the new phone launches on November 16 (the launch event will start at 9:30pm IST). The international unveiling is on the same date and the launch is a few days later – November 21. You can sign up for to receive a ... Read More »

Upcoming Mercedes GLS full-fat SUV to be noticeably lighter than current car

Mercedes, as we know, replaced the GL back in 2015, with the GLS. Since then, the latter has proved to be quite a hit among the elite buyers globally. Now, however, the GLS is expected to get a midlife update. A test mule of the second-gen GLS was spotted recently for the first time. The car was seen in heavy ... Read More »

IIT Bombay students to now be fined for forgetting IDs, notification issued

The Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay (IIT-B) students will have to be more punctual now as each time they forget their ID cards, while entering or exiting the campus, they will be fined.  Soumyo Mukherjee, Dean, Student Affairs issued a notification informing the students that a fine of Rs 200 would be imposed on those found not carrying their ID ... Read More »