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Ten ways to ensure a safe bike ride in India

Undeniably, two-wheeler commuting is getting riskier day by day. Leave aside serious accidents, minor accidents keep occurring every day, but are seldom getting reported. In order tohave a safe ride on Indian roads, you should pay adequate attention to the ever-changing scenarios around you, be able to find out potential hazards and keep your vehicle (and yourself) away from it. ... Read More »

Jury selection to begin in fatal Christmas fire case

In this Dec. 25, 2011 photo, firefighters investigate a house in Stamford, Conn. where an early morning fire left five people dead. The Hartford Courant reported Monday, May 9, 2016, that in a lawsuit deposition, contractor Michael Borcina said he lied to protect the children’s mother Madonna Badger, who was the one who left a bag of fireplace ashes in ... Read More »

LA airport failed to spot gun in hand luggage

An off-duty policewoman flew from Los Angeles international airport (LAX) to Taiwan with a gun in her hand luggage. The weapon was not detected during security screening and Noell Grant only realised she was carrying it as she changed planes in Taipei. She informed the local authorities and she has been barred from leaving Taiwan until the matter is resolved. ... Read More »

E sports to become a medal event in 2022 Asian Games

The Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) said it wanted to reflect “the rapid development and popularity of this new form of sports participation”. Competitive video gaming will also feature as a demonstration sport in the 2018 Asian Games in Jakarta, Indonesia. And it will first appear in this year’s Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games (AIMAG) in Turkmenistan. Alongside Fifa ... Read More »

Two new gadgets aim to illuminate your motorcycling

Why not treat yourself to one of these flashy gadgets. The amount of new products and gadgets being developed and pushed to punters via crowdsourcing sites such as Kickstarter and IndieGoGo is – quite honestly – staggering. There isn’t a day goes by that we’re not sent or stumble across a press release from a firm that claims to have ... Read More »

Cyware: Helping to Secure Human Endpoints

Humans are always considered as the weakest link of cybersecurity. Take any data breach or internet fraud incident, you will find that humans, due to lack of awareness, either click on third-party links or download attachments which they’re not supposed to. Such negligence gives rise to cyberattacks. Hackers continue to exploit the weakest link of cybersecurity with sneaky tactics till ... Read More »

Why, as a Christian, Easter is more important to me than Christmas

Easter is about more than just chocolate (Picture: Getty) How exciting is Christmas? The presents, Christmas specials on TV, the family gathering ‘round the open fire, the food, two bank holidays and, of course, Jesus was born. It’s fantastic and everyone looks forward to it. But to me, it’s Easter that holds the key message for my life. At Christmas, ... Read More »

Jenson Button set to replace Fernando Alonso for McLaren at Monaco Grand Prix

Britain’s Jenson Button looks set to replace Fernando Alonso at McLaren for the Monaco Grand Prix in May. Alonso will miss Monaco to race in the Indianapolis 500, with full support from McLaren and engine partner Honda. McLaren executive director Zak Brown says two-time champion Alonso’s replacement is “not in place”. But there is no other serious option than Button, ... Read More »

Internet Companies Urge FCC to Save Net Neutrality Rules

The trade association representing major Internet companies like Google, Facebook and Amazon said that they continue to have “vigorous support” for the existing net neutrality rules, after meeting with FCC Chairman Ajit Pai earlier this week. Michael Beckerman, the president and CEO of the Internet Association, and Abigail Slater, its general counsel, met with Pai on Tuesday. Pai reportedly is considering ... Read More »

Introduce lifestyle audits to curb corruption, says Sanco

File: A senior government official and various service providers in KwaZulu-Natal were reportedly awarded government tender contracts worth millions of rand to repair the province’s roads infrastructure. Photo: Flickr/Cory Doctorow JOHANNESBURG – Anti-corruption measures need to be strengthened to eradicate graft and fraud, the South African National Civic Organisation said on Saturday. In the wake of the seizure this week ... Read More »