Top Microsoft exec says online privacy has reached ‘a crisis point’

Wtop | 2019-10-14

Microsoft president Brad Smith thinks it’s time antitrust laws are updated for the digital age. Rather than the traditional method of calculating a company’s market share, Smith said regulators should also consider how much consumer data it possesses when determining whether it is a...

WeWork is reportedly cutting 2,000 jobs as soon as this week, and the staff is turning on Adam Neumann

The Times of India | 2019-10-15

WeWork is set to cut at least 13% of its workforce, or roughly 2,000 jobs, according to British newspaper the Guardian. The paper reported that staff within the company started to turn on founder and former CEO Adam Neumann, and that little or no work is getting done due to WeWork's uncertain...

Are U.S.-Chinese tariffs on almost everything the 'new normal'?

Yahoo Daily News | 2019-10-15

By Heather Timmons and David Lawder WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump called his Phase 1 trade deal with China "by far, the greatest and biggest deal ever made," even though nothing was agreed on paper, and most of the tariffs set upon Chinese goods remain in place. While he lauded...

All about hair loss, its causes and solutions

The Times of India | 2019-10-15

Life can take a toll on your looks, especially your hair. Hair loss can have a profound effect on self-esteem, triggering depression and so, ironically, and hindering recovery. Every day, everyone loses some hair. Our body then replaces it with some new strands as part of the many renewal processes...

Regularly Drinking Tea Might Benefit Our Brain Structure, Small Study Suggests

IFL Science | 2019-10-14

Tea has likely been around for thousands of years, thought to have first been drunk by the Shen Nong Dynasty of China as a medicinal drink. Over time, it spread around Asia and across the world, with the Brits first getting their hands on a cuppa in the 17th century. Tea is purported to have all...

Heart decides as Roger Federer confirms Tokyo Olympics participation

Toronto Sun | 2019-10-14

Roger Federer confirmed his participation in next year’s Olympic Games in Tokyo and said on Monday that he had listened to his heart before making the decision. The Swiss...

Federer loses cool and follows Djokovic out of Shanghai

Supersport | 2019-10-11

Roger Federer's trademark cool spectacularly deserted him and he was given a point penalty as he followed Novak Djokovic out of the Shanghai Masters quarterfinals on Friday.","content":"Roger Federer's trademark cool spectacularly deserted him and he was given a point...

NBA China crisis: LeBron James’ ‘uneducated’ Daryl Morey stance and Twitter clarification reignite Houston Rockets row

What next for the NBA and China? It seems that both sides want to move on but will the US or Chinese media let them?LeBron James is taking flak for comments made to the media before the LA Lakers preseason game against the Golden State Warriors on Monday night in the US and the subsequent tweets he...

New BCCI boss Sourav Ganguly to take guard on October 23

The Times of India | 2019-10-15

MUMBAI: At 47, nearly two decades after he first led Team India, Sourav Ganguly has climbed the next big step in his career. On Monday afternoon, Ganguly, along with BCCI's secretary-elect Jay Shah and other nominated office-bearers, arrived at the BCCI office to file his nomination for the post of...

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Canada ‘temporarily’ suspends new weapons sales to Turkey amid Syria offensive

Kurdistan Media | 2019-10-15

ERBIL (Kurdistan 24) – Canada is the latest nation to halt arms sales to Turkey amid an ongoing military operation against Kurdish forces in northern...

Vladimir Putin leaves Saudi Arabia for historic UAE visit

Khaleej Times | 2019-10-15

The UAE is set to roll out the red carpet for Russian President Vladimir Putin, who will arrive today. Roads in the Capital are lined with the flags of both...

Mexico blocks migrants on road north

Arkansas Online | 2019-10-15

TAPACHULA, Mexico -- Hundreds of migrants from Africa, the Caribbean and Central America found themselves corralled in a migrant detention facility in southern...

Far-right groups protest Ukrainian president’s peace plan

Federal News Radio | 2019-10-15

Brandishing red flares and shouting “glory to Ukraine,” thousands of far-right and nationalist activists marched Monday through Kyiv, protesting President...

China’s biggest oil refiner to reduce operations after freight rates for supertankers from the Persian Gulf ...

China’s biggest refiner plans to reduce operations from next month after a surge in the cost of shipping crude eroded margins, according to people with...

Japanese storm shelter faces outrage after turning away two homeless

Yahoo Daily News | 2019-10-15

A Japanese evacuation centre turned away two homeless people as a deadly typhoon approached on the weekend, prompting widespread criticism and a promise from...

Peter O'Neill: police issue arrest warrant for former Papua New Guinea PM

The Guardian | 2019-10-15

Charges allege O’Neill, who was replaced in May, took part in ‘official corruption’ Police have issued a warrant for the arrest of the former prime minister of...

Open Minds Worldwide

Creators Syndicate | 2019-10-15

What in Heaven's Name Goes On?

At its best, Robert Francis "Beto" O'Rourke's high-octane assault on religious freedom calls for...

Al Jazeera | 2019-10-14

How Turkey's 'Peace Spring' changed the dynamics of Syria's war

Turkey's military action on Syria will have consequences far beyond the 'safe zone' it is trying to...

Al Jazeera | 2019-10-14

Anonymity is a necessary tool for India's #MeToo movement

Anonymous social media accounts that provide a safe space for women to talk about sexual abuse...

Democracy Now | 2019-10-14

Pentagon Deploying Additional 1,800 Troops to Saudi Arabia

President Trump has defended his widely criticized decision to withdraw troops from Syria by saying...