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World Rugby denies 'humiliation' as 2023 World Cup goes to France

World Rugby denies 'humiliation' as 2023 World Cup goes to France

The tournament also comes a year before Paris hosts the 2024 Olympic Games. It was a lighter, and more left of centre, moment on a day that produced many question marks over World Rugby's process in awarding the Rugby World Cup. "We are all bitterly disappointed and quite shocked", he told South African TV channel SuperSport. "Why has it gone against the recommendation when most of the unions said they would vote with the recommendation?" That led to accusations of arrogance but South ... Consulte Mais Informação

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LiAngelo Ball, UCLA Players Thank Donald Trump; Suspended for China Incident

LiAngelo Ball, UCLA Players Thank Donald Trump; Suspended for China Incident

The Bruins returned to the USA without the three players. "You know, you're talking about very long prison sentences", Trump said , according to CBS News. The players' release followed President Trump's intervention. "It was not a good subject". The players were not permitted to play in UCLA's season-opening game against Georgia Tech in Shanghai on Friday. Consulte Mais Informação

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Build voice-enabled solutions for Google Assistant in India now

Build voice-enabled solutions for Google Assistant in India now

Google later opened it for third-party developers that can allow users to engage with any Android or iOS app integrated with Assistant for information and services. Actions on Google is a developer platform that was launched late previous year to allow you to build apps with support for Assistant. Eligible developers can also join the Google Assistant "Developer Community Programme" to get started with building apps for the Assistant. Consulte Mais Informação

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Facebook, Google, Twitter and media outlets fight fake news with

Facebook, Google, Twitter and media outlets fight fake news with "trust indicators"

Google is among those helping fund the Trust Project. Details about the journalist who wrote the story, including expertise and other stories they have worked on. "We believe the indicators can help our algorithms better understand authoritative journalism - and help us to better surface it to consumers", said Richard Gingras, vice president of news products at Google, in a statement. Consulte Mais Informação

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Senators close to bipartisan deal on gun control

Senators close to bipartisan deal on gun control

As NPR reported the day after the shooting: "Under federal law, his conviction disqualified him from legally possessing a firearm". The trio is expecting to pull more Republican support for their measure before formally releasing it. Their partnership suggests a broad coalition could form around the bill. "This critically important information from the suspect's criminal history was not uploaded into the relevant background check databases, even though a federal law clearly requires that ... Consulte Mais Informação

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BJP leader, guard shot dead inside vehicle in Greater Noida

BJP leader, guard shot dead inside vehicle in Greater Noida

Apart from a security guard who was also killed, there were two more in the vehicle. The BJP leader and the security guard died on the spot when bikers fired at his auto, Toyota Fortuner, reported NDTV . Two other injured were admitted to a private hospital. Police suspect property dispute as a motive behind the murder. The assailants fled the spot, the police said. Consulte Mais Informação

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Breezy today, sunny tomorrow, rainy on Saturday

Breezy today, sunny tomorrow, rainy on Saturday

The showers will be spotty in nature, and more of us will stay dry as opposed to getting rain. Dry and colder weather persist for Black Friday and Iron Bowl Saturday with cold mornings and cool afternoons. The northwest, northeast, southeast may bring some precipitation and major differences in the models for a rain chance in Texas especially in the morning but a slight chance in both models by the evening. Consulte Mais Informação

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Volkswagen Group to build China electric cars with $11.8 bn

Volkswagen Group to build China electric cars with $11.8 bn

China is leading the way to the final breakthrough in the adoption of e-mobility. Volkswagen is expected to launch a total of 40 new vehicles in the Chinese market by 2025; the production of the said cars is expected to start somewhere around the first half of 2018 and will be manufactured hand-in-hand with the company's partner Anhui Jianghuai Automobile Group or most popularly known as JAC Motors. Consulte Mais Informação

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Rolf Harris indecent assault conviction overturned

Rolf Harris indecent assault conviction overturned

He was jailed for five years and nine months back in 2014, after being found guilty of 12 charges of indecent assault. He has since been released from that sentence. The conviction was in relation to an alleged incident which took place in 1969, involving an eight-year-old girl. One ground was that there was "fresh" evidence which supported Harris's case, and complaint was also made about a direction given to the jury by the trial judge relating to the credibility of complainants. Consulte Mais Informação

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