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Mauritius and Madagascar progress in CHAN qualifiers

Malawi and Seychelles were both knocked out of the regional qualifiers for the 2018 African Nations Championship (CHAN) on Saturday, losing to Madagascar and Mauritius respectively. The CHAN – a tournament for locally-based African players featuring in their own country’s domestic leagues – will be staged in Kenya from 12 January to 4 February 2018. […]

Microsoft’s to integrate CRM solution into LinkedIn

Microsoft is rolling out upgrades to its sales software that integrates data from LinkedIn, an initiative that Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella told Reuters was central to the company’s long-term strategy for building specialized business software. The improvements to Dynamics 365, as Microsoft’s sales software is called, are a challenge to market leader Salesforce.com and represent […]

First Direct London-China Freight Train Completes 12,000-Kilometers

The first freight train to link China directly to the UK arrived in the eastern Chinese city of Yiwu Saturday after covering over 12,000-kilometres (7,500 miles), making it the second-longest route in the world. The journey is the latest effort in China’s drive to strengthen trade links with western Europe along a modern-day “Silk Road” […]

MOON to see First Village Soon – Touristic Destination

China wants to team up with Europe on a project that could see tourists walking on the surface of the moon. The European Space Agency hopes to have robots on the in the 2020s to begin building a village. And the Chinese are in talks to bring their expertise to the plan. Tian Yulong, secretary-general […]

SPRING OFFENSIVE – Afghan Taliban announce a new start

The Afghan Taliban announced on Friday the start of their “spring offensive”, saying they would target foreign forces in the country, heralding a fresh round of fighting in the drawn-out conflict. Operation Mansouri — named after the group’s former leader who was killed in a US drone strike in May 2016 — will use strategies […]

Two police wounded by ‘Islamist’ on France’s Reunion island

SAINT-DENIS DE LA REUNION: A man suspected of being a radicalized Islamist shot and wounded two policemen on the French Indian Ocean island of Reunion as they tried to arrest him today, authorities announced. “The man refused to be arrested and fired a rifle at police,” a local government official on the island said, adding […]

Paris replacing Mauritius as tax haven, Citi alerts Finance Ministry

Citi, once perceived as a master in regulatory arbitrage, has drawn the government’s attention to Paris emerging as a new tax haven with Mauritius losing its charm. In a recent meeting with officials of the finance ministry, Citi pointed out how some global banks and funds are taking advantage of India’s treaty with France to […]

Google updates Tilt Brush VR drawing app w/ new social features

Google today updated its virtual reality painting experience Tilt Brush with a host of new features. The update includes new options during the painting process, as well as a new social feature for more easily sharing work… Headlining today’s update is support for a new social platform. The new platform allows users to upload their […]

Veteran actor Vinod Khanna passes away, he was suffering from cancer

Veteran Bollywood actor Vinod Khanna passed away on Thursday. He was 70. Khanna, who was suffering from advanced bladder carcinoma, breathed his last at 11.20 am. The actor, who was sitting Bharatiya Janata Party member of the Lok Sabha from the Gurdaspur constituency in Punjab, was admitted to Sir H.N. Reliance Foundation Hospital and Research […]