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Finance ministry turns down MoRTH’s demand for Rs 43,000 crore hike in outlay

Of the total budgetary support for the current fiscal, MoRTH has already spent Rs. 51,798 crore or 62% by September end, as per the Controller General of Accounts data. Despite the apparent thrust being given to infrastructure spending, the finance ministry has rejected the road transport and highway ministry’s demand for hiking the budget outlay for it by Rs. 43,000 ... Read More »

The day to take down your Christmas tree

Christmas trees can light up a gloomy mood, especially when you help put it together. Photo: Pixabay Your guests loved your Christmas tree during the holidays, but now we are into the new year and some of your family members have asked when the tree will be taken down. Which makes you wonder, when is the right time to take ... Read More »

Deal: Sony Xperia XZ Premium down to $550

You can currently grab the Snapdragon 835-powered Sony Xperia XZ Premium for $550 in the US, $150 down on its usual price. Both Amazon and Best Buy are offering the deal, but while the latter has black, gray, and pink available, Amazon is only offering the $150 discount on black and pink models. The red model is discounted as well, but by ... Read More »

Hurricane Irma: How to use the internet when your service is down

If you are near the forecasted path of Hurricane Irma and concerned about the loss of ability to communicate with friends and family when the power and Internet service is disrupted, be sure to add this to your hurricane prep list. Although there’s not an app for that, there is a workaround, as long as you have cellular service. During and after ... Read More »

TV viewers are already counting down to Christmas as X Factor starts

Saturday-night TV viewers are already ringing in the beginning of Christmas as The X Factor launched its 14th series. The ITV show, which kicks off the run of telly talent contests leading up to the festive period, began its first round of auditions to find Britain’s best musical act on Saturday. It saw judges Simon Cowell, Sharon Osbourne, Louis Walsh ... Read More »

YouTube Is Down, It’s Not Just You

If you are wondering why YouTube is down for you, you are not alone, the world’s biggest video-sharing website is suffering an unknown outage currently and the users are unable to access the website. The users who visit the website can see a 500 error along with a message saying, “500 Internal Server Error Sorry, something went wrong. A team ... Read More »

Are the gadgets you use slowing down? Here’s how to keep your digital devices in top shape

Just like you, your devices need to be regularly checked for existing or potential problems. The issue is that many people tend to keep using their device without maintenance until an issue arises. Karan Bajaj & Hitesh Raj Bhagat show you how to keep your PC, MAC, iOS & Android in top shape. Keep a check on heating There can ... Read More »

Is Meghan Markle prepping for royal move by shutting down lifestyle website?

Meghan Markle is moving onto some next chapter of her life. Could that next chapter have something to do with Prince Harry and moving into a palace? The “Suits” actress and serious girlfriend of the British prince took some steps in that move Friday by announcing that she is shutting down her lifestyle website, The Tig. In a statement, the Los ... Read More »

Film site IMDB to shut down message boards

Film information site IMDB has announced that it is shutting down its message boards. The site, which gets 250 million visitors per month, said the chat areas of the site were “no longer” proving useful to users. Most users now preferred to talk about films and actors on IMDB’S social networks, it said. One media commentator said the boards were ... Read More »

May slaps down Johnson over Saudi comments

British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson was not setting out government policy when he said Saudi Arabia and Iran were stoking proxy wars across the Middle East, a spokeswoman for Prime Minister Theresa May said on Thursday. Johnson, known for his colourful use of language and tendency to go off-script, told an audience in Rome last week that the absence of ... Read More »