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Meet the Mega Man film's potential directors

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Chernin Entertainment is producing this adaptation alongside a surprising personality: Masi Oka , who you might recognize as the actor who played Hiro on NBC's Heroes and Heroes Reborn. Light builds a heroic robot boy named Mega Man (or Rock Man, if you're playing in the original Japanese). The filmmaker team catapulted into narratives when they were hired to direct found footage horror movie Paranormal Activity 3 and followed that up with Paranormal Activity 4 . Read More »

Cabinet gives in-principle nod to 51% HPCL stake sale to ONGC

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While the government's decision to waive the open offer condition for ONGC was expected, analysts say such an offer would have increased the deal size by close to '15,000 crore. HPCL will remain a listed company after the merger. Finance Minister Arun Jaitley had pointed that out while presenting the Budget. Globally, consolidation in oil sector is an acknowledged practice. Read More »

Wisconsin Republican Party outraises Democrats

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While things could change in the future, at the moment the House, Senate , and the White House are all GOP-controlled. 75 percent of voters say it's time for the GOP to compromise with Democrats . And it's not clear to me that his supporters are waiting for him to achieve X, Y and Z policy goals. At present, based on FiveThirtyEight's poll aggregation, Trump is viewed favorably by about 39 percent of the American public, and unfavorably by about 56 percent. Read More »

PlayStation 4 System Software 5.0 Beta Sign-Ups Are Now Live

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The company on Wednesday opened beta signups for its PS4 system software update 5.0. A major system update for PS4 is in the works and Sony are asking for fans to test it out. "And remember - you can roll back to the previous system software at any time". "Many thanks to everyone signing up - especially our returning beta testers!" The form to request access also asks if you are a current PlayStation Now subscriber although this doesn't appear to be a requirement. Read More »

Trump and Putin had additional undisclosed discussion at G20, White House reveals

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The conversation came hours after Trump and Putin's first official face-to-face meeting on July 7, which was originally scheduled to last just half an hour but stretched on for more than two. The Reuters reports , citing an official White House source it does not name, said a formal announcement is expected Tuesday evening. Last week it emerged that his son, Donald Trump Jr, held a meeting with a Russian lawyer and Russian-American political operative with a view to receiving ... Read More »

See Doomfist punch people to death on a new Overwatch comic, Masquerade

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A prominent figure in Overwatch's lore , Doomfist marks a notable difference from numerous characters in the title as his focus, gameplay-wise, is mobility and getting up close and personal against other characters thanks to his powerful fist moves and dashes that can close the distance between him and other characters. Read More »

US Air Strikes Killing Far More Civilians Under Trump

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More than 2,200 civilians appear to have died from USA -led coalition strikes in the fight against the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS ) since President Trump took office, according to an Airwars investigation for The Daily Beast . Read More »

BJP Govt Will Import Beef From Karnataka To Avoid Shortage In Goa

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In a reply to question by a BJP member in state assembly, over the beef quality supplied by the neighbouring state, Parrikar said that the beef procured from Karnataka would be put to proper process of inspection. It may be recalled that beef is widely consumed in Goa by foreigners as well as several sections of the local population. "The government does not have any intention to restrict bringing animals for slaughter at the Goa Meat Complex from the neighbouring state", he was quoted as ... Read More »

Tottenham Hotspur right-back Kieran Trippier signs new contract

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Tottenham beat Everton to the club-record £30m ($39.1m) signing of Euro 2016 star Sissoko from Newcastle United on transfer deadline day last summer, but have yet to see any sort of return on that significant investment. TOTTENHAM have tied down Kieran Tripper on a five-year deal after Kyle Walker's exit to Manchester City . Kieran Trippier , who is expected to be the first choice right back for the upcoming season, will need competition and backup from an experienced player. Read More »

Life is Strange Prequel Gets New Trailer, Details

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In the first game, we were searching for Rachel Amber, but we never got a chance to see the full breadth of her and Chloe's friendship. Developer Deck Nine Games stated "We are extremely happy to have been able to involve Ashly Burch in the creation of Before the Storm as a writing consultant - she has truly helped mould the younger Chloe Price into the character you will play". Read More »

Arya & Lady Stoneheart's Revenge Plots On 'Game Of Thrones' Are Eerily Similar

That was going to be her destiny had she not escaped King's Landing . Even if Lady Stoneheart doesn't exist in the show, Arya's carrying out her subplot through her own quest for revenge. Her message was clear: the North remembers and it's time for the reckoning. I hope that Arya wouldn't be so single-minded that she would threaten these two sweet characters just due to their association with House Lannister, especially after all that they've done for both Jon Snow and Sansa Stark. Read More »

Trump had second, private meeting with Putin at G20 summit

White House spokesman Sean Spicer said Mr Trump and Mr Putin spoke during a world leaders' dinner at the G20 summit in Hamburg . "It is not merely perfectly normal, it is part of a President's duties, to interact with world leaders", the White House statement said". Read More »

Titanfall 2's co-op horde mode Frontier Defense is coming next week

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New types of enemies will be introduced along with the new co-op mode which will be supported by five maps. This update will be made available on July 25th for free to all owners of the game. This map features towering, sheer walls and a system of convenient zip lines provide Pilots with the ideal means to get around quickly while Titans do battle in the long corridors below. Read More »

Adobe Lightroom mobile goes 'Android native' with slightly refreshed interface

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What's more, if your iPhone supports 3D Touch, you can alter the effect of your brush by pressing softer or harder as you paint. New Details Tab offers global control over sharpening and noise reduction. The entire experience has been redesigned from the ground up to be faster and more familiar for Android users. Adobe's main update for Lightroom for Android is making the app faster. Read More »

More Limbo on Healthcare Reform Is Bad News for Hospital Stocks

But a straight repeal of Obamacare could also have a tough time passing the Senate and would also have to get through the House of Representatives before going to President Trump. If the ACA were repealed, some Republicans said, it could force Democrats to negotiate. Late Monday, he tweeted that Republican should repeal the current law and work from a "clean slate ". Read More »

Google job listings app Hire now available in the US

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Following an extensive period of testing, Google's recruitment tool Hire is now ready for primetime and it sports seamless integration with the G Suite , Alphabet's subsidiary said on Monday. Hire will automatically include details like contact information, the full interview schedule, and what questions each interviewer should focus on in the calendar invite. Read More »

Amber Alert issued for 1-year-old boy abducted in Monterey County

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If the auto or Emiliano is seen, call 9-1-1 or the Soledad Police Department at 821-385-8380. The child was last seen in a auto seat in the backseat of the suspect's vehicle. Blevin told the newspaper that he saw an addled Gutierrez pacing and muttering to himself outside the stolen vehicle. Just hours after the boy disappeared, citizens spotted the suspect and were able to take the baby to safety. Read More »

Haseena Parkar Trailer: Shraddha Kapoor's Intense Act Will Blow Your Mind!

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The breath-taking trailer drew our attention towards the life of late God-Mother Haseena Parkar and the way she was ruling the whole Mumbai in the absence of her elder brother and his towering shadow in the city, post 1993 blasts. Shraddha Kapoor and Siddhanth Kapoor starrer Haseena Parkar trailer is out and it is intriguing. Let Shraddha Kapoor teach you how to be in the industry and tactfully relish the numerous roles that come in her way. Read More »

New Teaser Material for CoD: WWII Zombies Has Been Released

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Activision's hotly anticipated game Call of Duty: WWII goes back to the franchise's roots , and, in the process, dusts off an old fan favorite: zombies. "Our team has been cranking on this year's Zombies and it'll be more gruesome and terrifying than ever". The footage showed what the zombies mode entails this time around. Read More »

Google makes a Home in Australia

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Google Home is also helpful in the kitchen. "The global (smart home) industry has seen strong growth in regions that voice control, through Amazon Alexa, Google Assistant , and Apple HomeKit, has been introduced", says Kara Alexander, senior product manager at Linksys, in charge of the Wemo product line. Read More »

Why Lonzo Ball Hasn't Been Wearing His BBB Shoes

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Los Angeles Lakers guard Alex Caruso goes in for the slam dunk during the NBA Summer League semifinal game at Thomas and Mack Center on Sunday, July 16, 2017 , in Las Vegas. His health is No. 1. You can see the team taking joy in making the extra pass now and that's how we want to play as an organization. For Nessly , he recently dropped " Falling Down " with production from TM88 and is working on more new music to drop this year. Read More »

Vice Presidential polls: I am not aspiring to become anything, says Naidu

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Venkaiah Naidu's candidature, Mr. Chandrababu Naidu said he would be able to comment on that only after the stand of the NDA and the UPA become clear on Tuesday. Naidu is also involved with the Swarna Bharath Trust, a social service organisation founded by him in Nellore. Sources said Naidu was shunted out of Parliamentary affairs for not doing a good job of coordinating with other political parties. Read More »

Indian equity markets gain, Nifty trades above 9900-mark

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It scaled a fresh intra-day high of 32,131.92 points. Gold and Silver were trading higher on account of buying in precious metals by jewellers, industries and retailers. Nifty IT index was up 1.2 percent. In terms of the broader markets, the BSE mid-cap index inched up 0.07 per cent and the BSE small-cap index by 0.01 per cent. Read More »

China's economic growth holds steady despite slowdown fears

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Robust overseas shipments-reflecting renewed strength in the global economy-and solid consumption at home helped offset a slowdown in investment . Most economists polled by Reuters expected China's second-quarter gross domestic product growth to slow from a stronger than expected 6.9 per cent rise in the first quarter, which was the fastest expansion in six quarters. Read More »

Super Smash Bros. Mod Team Reveals Its Own (Familiar) Fighting Game

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Aptly named Wavedash Games showed off their new platform fighter Icons: Battle Arena at EVO earlier today. The most obvious sign of this is Super Smash Bros . Because Icons is a commercial project and not a fan tribute, it contains no Smash Bros . assets or Nintendo branding. Licensing issues were cited as a reason why the game did not make the lineup of Evo Japan's preview event, Sai. Read More »

Bollywood superstars dazzle at India film awards

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He was awarded for a brilliant performance in Neerja . Best picture went to Neerja , a thriller based on the true story of a purser who helped save the lives of more than 350 passengers when Libyan-backed hijackers stormed Pan Am Flight 73 in Karachi, Pakistan, in 1986. Read More »

IPhone 8 Design Confirmed in New Reports

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The leaks and rumours about the Apple iPhone 8 have been the talk of the town for quite some time now. Apple users are all looking forward to the release of the iPhone 8 , which is said to carry the most significant refresh ever done to an iPhone device. Read More »

Battery Fires Force Massive Honda Accord Recall

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Midsize sedans, after all, have often been described as "boring", and while the article is nearly four years old as of this writing, Jalopnik did primarily include sedans when it listed the 10 most boring cars consumers could buy. Initial reviews of the 2018 Honda Accord have mostly been positive. The Japanese firm announced on Thursday that it would recall almost 1.2 million Accord vehicles produced between 2013 and 2016, after receiving multiple reports of the cars' battery sensors ... Read More »

Blue Apron Falls After Amazon Files for Meal-Kit Trademark

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Amazon's July 6 trademark application calls for the delivery of "prepared food kits. ready for cooking and assembly as a meal". Amazon's long track record of disrupting traditional business with ruthless price cuts and smarter delivery technology sent a wave of panic through traditional grocery stocks. Read More »

New Tekken 7 Character Announced: Geese Howard from Fatal Fury

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Pricing hasn't been revealed just yet. Tekken 7 is going to get more DLC later this year and it will include none other than Geese Howard from the Fatal Fury series. He'll be coming to the game in winter. What are your thoughts on Geese joining Tekken 7's roster? Tekken Tag Tournament's bowling hijinks will return with an upgrade known as " Ultimate Tekken Bowl ". Read More »

Protesters in Paris Rally against Israeli PM's Visit

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From Netanyahu's point of view the agreement perpetuated Iranian presence in the war-torn Arab republic, the Haaretz newspaper reported, adding that Netanyahu pointed out his complete opposition to the deal. The Israeli and French leaders joined other dignitaries at a commemoration ceremony in the French capital, honoring the memory of Jews who were deported in 1942 from Paris to the death camps in German-occupied Poland. Read More »

Presidential Election 2017: Himachal Pradesh Records 100 Per Cent Polling

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This includes 774 of 776 affidavits of MPs and 4,078 of 4,120 MLAs. The total votes come at around 527,371 with 48.10 percent of votes, according to different sources and statistics available . As per the election rules, political parties can not issue any whip to their MPs and MLAs for the presidential election . The ballot boxes will be brought to Delhi for counting on July 20. Read More »