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NZ petrol prices called into question

NZ petrol prices called into question

The Fuel Market Financial Performance Study was commissioned by the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment after many complaints about the cost of petrol. "This could mean fuel prices in the North Island are subsidised by prices across the rest of the country", the study says. Higher fuel prices in the South Island and Wellington are not explained by higher costs in those areas. Consulte Mais Informação

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Shane Lowry Slams 'Ridiculous' Photo Policy Planned For Irish Open

Shane Lowry Slams 'Ridiculous' Photo Policy Planned For Irish Open

This is something Shane Lowry is aware of, as he told the Irish Examiner that the idea was ridiculous. What a week to trial something like that. There's going to be 20,000-25,000 people out on the course. He also has an issue with the music played during warms up, coming up with this gem of a line, "trying to warm-up at half-six in the morning on the range and One Direction comes on". Consulte Mais Informação

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Samsung reportedly developing a voice-activated speaker similar to Amazon Echo

Samsung reportedly developing a voice-activated speaker similar to Amazon Echo

The English-language version of Bixby has been delayed and they said numerous speaker's features and other specifications are yet to be decided. A Samsung speaker would enter into an already saturated market of voice-activated speakers, with Amazon's Echo leading the race, capturing more than 70 percent of the US market for the speakers, according to market-research firm eMarketer. Consulte Mais Informação

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Can you handle Sonam Kapoor looking this royal?

Can you handle Sonam Kapoor looking this royal?

Yes, that's true! In fact, the White Witch looks far much better in her all white ensemble. The spectacular couture can rival Victoria Swarovski's wedding gown which was fashioned by Michael Cinco. "And I always like wearing new designers and I am one of the few artistes in India to explore worldwide brands - be it Zimmerman, Dice Kayek, Proenza Schouler, Rosie Assoulin or Toni Maticevski", the actress told After Hrs , DNA India reports. Consulte Mais Informação

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Facebook Accused of Data Extortion By German Authorities

Facebook Accused of Data Extortion By German Authorities

Frederik Wiemer , a lawyer at Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek in Hamburg, told Bloomberg that, in the view of the German regulator, Facebook was "extorting" personal data, which it used to sell targeted advertising. The German Federal Cartel Office is reportedly looking at Facebook for using its platform to force users to agree with the fine print of its terms and conditions which they might not understand. Consulte Mais Informação

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Murray criticises Evans following failed drugs test

Murray criticises Evans following failed drugs test

I'm sure his team and family will be extremely disappointed. That is the view of erstwhile Davis Cup team-mate Andy Murray following Evan's confession last month that he had tested positive for cocaine . "In what was looking like going to be the best few years of his career, he got himself into a position to play in all the big events". "He's going to have a few years away from the game now". Consulte Mais Informação

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Europeans vow more help for Libya-Italy migrant flow

Europeans vow more help for Libya-Italy migrant flow

Austria's defense minister, Peter Doskozil, said on Monday that Vienna would be ready to quickly impose controls on its border with Italy, if the influx of migrants crossing the Mediterranean into Europe does not abate. Of the 2,108 victims, 2,011 perished at sea between Libya and Italy as the journey in the central Mediterranean Sea between Libya and Italy is the deadliest route taken by migrants. Consulte Mais Informação

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Yingying Zhang's suspected kidnapper appears in court

Yingying Zhang's suspected kidnapper appears in court

They heard him allegedly boasting to someone that he kidnapped the University of IL student. Christensen at first said he could not recall his whereabouts on June 9, the day of Zhang's disappearance, according to the criminal complaint. The agent said Zhang is still missing and presumed dead. Yingying Zhang had come to the United States to study agricultural sciences at the University of IL, and was the daughter of a working-class family in her native China, the Associated Press ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Alex Neil: Preston North End set to appoint new manager

Alex Neil: Preston North End set to appoint new manager

One man who could not refuse a move to the north west is Cameroonian worldwide Sebastien Bassong, who is on the lookout for a new club having been released by the Canaries after five years in East Anglia. Neil joined Norwich in January 2015 and won 17 out of his first 25 games to lead Norwich to the Premier League via the play-offs. He led the club back to the Scottish Premier League in his first full season in charge before leaving to come to England after nearly two years in charge. Consulte Mais Informação

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