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Fuel prices going up in October

The Basic Fuel Price (BFP) of petrol (95 Octane), diesel and Illuminating paraffin increased by 43.0cpl, 23.0cpl and 22.0cpl respectively, during the same period. The average rand-dollar exchange rate for September was R14,0057, compared to R13,8016 during August. On September 1, the price of subsidised cooking gas (LPG) was hiked by about Rs 2 per cylinder, third increase since July, while the jet fuel price was cut by 3.8 per cent.

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Google's bid for smarter messaging hits market

Or you can just chat to the assistant on your own. Basically, Google Allo uses best of Google's predictive and search superpowers along with an all-new personal assistant feature in order to offer a fully new experience to users. Unfortunately, there's no desktop counterpart yet, which puts Allo at a distinct disadvantage to other messaging apps. The smart messenger also includes new emoji and stickers , as well as the ability to change font size to help you express your ...

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Taiwan market: Xiaomi launches Redmi Note 4

To mark the occasion, Xiaomi has organised a promotional activity inviting fans to play a game and winners stand a chance to win cash coupons and a grand price of Redmi Note 3 . The game will ask players to type the given sentence in just 7 seconds. One can also share it on Facebook and get two more chances. Redmi Note 3 packs 4050 mAh nonremovable battery while the new smartphone packs 4100 mAh battery.

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Chevrolet Silverado HD Video Review

Over the past few years, Ford and Ram have been engaged in a tight battle over who has the most powerful and the most capable heavy duty truck. The engine will put out 445 horsepower and a whopping 910 pound-feet of torque. Now, General Motors joins the battle for the nation's heavy-duty truck buyers with an engine putting out similar torque figures. As far as it could be heard, the truck has enormous, huge amount of towing power and it feels really quick like nothing is carried.

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Fresh fears over Deutsche send shares 7% down

Deutsche Bank fell almost 9 per cent to below 10 euros for the first time ever following a Bloomberg report that some hedge funds had withdrawn some excess cash and adjusted positions, a sign that counterparties are wary of doing business with it.

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Centre of Whitehorse shuts down for royals

The royal couple followed in the footsteps of the Queen and Prince Philip as they boarded a historic locomotive during a visit to Carcross , a tiny city in Yukon. The stylist is reported to have hand-picked the iconic white and blue polka-dot dress Kate wore after the birth of Prince George. Do you think Kate Middleton is having a third child to fix her marriage with Prince William? The Duke said: "Presentationally they are quite challenging", but chef Ned Bell told them: "They are ...

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U.S., Japan, South Korea consider more steps against North Korea

Daniel Russel, the USA assistant secretary of state for East Asia, said the three countries had been making progress in key areas, including disrupting North Korea's arms trade and de-flagging North Korean ships. Otherwise, there is no reason for the U.S.to apply a secondary boycott on Hongxiang unusually fast. The North also carried out its fifth and most powerful nuclear test earlier this month.

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WHO says 338 killed in eastern Aleppo in past week

The yearlong offensive of airstrikes and ground combat in Syria, however, has showcased some of Moscow's newer military capabilities and underscored President Vladimir Putin's willingness to go to war to protect an ally - particularly one that hosts a critical Russian base on the Mediterranean Sea.

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Clarke denies changing his Ryder Cup plan

Danny Willett was left out of the opening session of the 41st Ryder Cup as the furore over his brother's anti-American comments hit home. "He said, 'You're giving me way too much to do'". They've landed six of the last seven and last time out saw a comfortable 16½-11½ point win at Gleneagles under captain Paul McGinley. As the European squad finished preparations on Thursday for this weekend's Ryder Cup at Hazeltine National Golf Club in Chaska , Minnesota , Johnson heckled European ...

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Infiniti Reveals Production-Ready Turbo Engine With Variable Compession At Paris

Infiniti presented an updated QX Sport crossover concept plus a brand new Variable Compression Turbo engine technology today at the 2016 Paris Auto Show. The VC-T comes with port and direct fuel-injection systems but in addition to this it also gets an individual cylinder ignition timing, variable intake- and exhaust-valve timing, and electronic boost control.

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Ram Just Debuted A Hellcat-Powered Raptor Killer!

Okay, so it might be a Hellcat Hemi V-8 displacing the familiar 6.2 liters, but it's been tuned for high-speed off-road truck duty. Torque figures aren't release, but expect a drop from the 650 pound-feet in the standard-tune Hellcat. There are also six-point harnesses to keep everyone snug in their seats and a flat-bottom steering wheel. However, with the off-road market heating up thanks to the 2017 Ford F-150 Raptor and the upcoming Chevrolet Colorado ZR2, we'd surprised if Ram didn't ...

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Starbucks Corporation 20.6% Potential Upside Now Implied by Wedbush

However, its previous closing price was seen at $54.19. These analysts also forecasted Growth Estimates for the Current Quarter for SBUX to be 27.9%. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 68.13% of the company's stock. Evercore Wealth Management LLC increased its position in shares of Starbucks Corp.by 3.5% in the second quarter.

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The new PlayStation VR comes with an adorable miniature PlayStation 4

These titles will be included with the headset in a demo version. Best Buy has confirmed that select stores will be opening at midnight on October 13 for PlayStation VR. If you're on the East Coast, stores will open at 12:01 on October 13 and on the West Coast it will be 9:01 p.m. In other news a new game has been announced for the platform, which lets you play pub games in a virtual bar.

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EU nations approve ratification of climate change pact

It is now nearly certain the deal can enter into force at next United Nations climate conference, which starts November 7 in Marrakech, Morocco. European Union ratification is a key milestone, as the agreement only takes effect once at least 55 nations making up at least 55 percent of global carbon dioxide emissions ratify it.

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IOS 10 Available to Download on iPhone or iPad

Apple, on the other hand, said that this issue is quickly resolved. "Looks like I bricked both iPhone and iPad with iOS update", Canadian tech entrepreneur Roustern Karimov posted on Twitter , joining a sizable group of angry Apple patrons grumbling about the update online.

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Mercedes shifts gears to make way for line of e-cars

Maybe something was lost in translation. However, we do know that the vehicle is going to be powered by a 125kW electric motor and will deliver a range between 400km to 600km. The company is already heavily invested in lithium-ion technology, far beyond just automotive applications, in a subsidiary business called Accumotive.

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Here Are All The Details On 'Battlefield 1's' Globe-Trotting Single Player Campaign

There were so many different perspectives and characters in World War I and we wanted to cover as much ground as possible". "We knew we wanted to embrace that variety". This is particularly bad news for PC players, as the prices are about $70 for the base, $110 for the "Deluxe", and $167 for the "Ultimate;" in other words, PC players will have to shell out more than $100 if they just want to get into " Battlefield 1 " early.

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Nintendo to release Japan's own NES Mini, the Famicom

It lacks a few of the games being offered on its USA counterpart, but makes up with a few we won't see, including River City Ransom and Final Fantasy III . Here's the full lineup of games for the system. The Nintendo Classic Mini is out on November 11, but you won't be able to get one because, while you were reading this, I preordered them all.

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Flipkart, Amazon with exclusive deals, freebies ahead of festive season

The e-commerce giant Flipkart has announced its big billion days . October is a festival time in India and in the last three years, it has been a market pitch by Flipkart vs Amazon vs Snapdeal wooing online customers with different pitches of discounts.

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Coolpad launches Note 5 in India for Rs 10999

This smartphone is the successor to the Coolpad Note 4, and comes loaded with a bunch of new hardware and features. Coolpad, the Chinese smartphone maker has announced a new Note smartphone in India- The Coolpad Note 5 . It has dimensions of 152×75.7×8.85mm and its weight is 173.4g. The smartphone is running on Android 6.0 Marshmallow with Coolpad's Cool UI on top. Dr Luo Zhongsheng VP Coolpad Group, said, "The timing of launch could not be more flawless, as we celebrate our first year ...

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Early Polls Suggest A Post-Debate Bounce For Clinton

Through protests and legislative efforts, black people have shown us they won't accept being treated unequally by the justice system anymore. In a head-to-head matchup against Trump , Clinton leads by 4 points, up from a 2-point lead before the debate.

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Hewlett Packard Enterprise Co (NYSE:HPE) Latest Broker Views

The latest trading activity showed that the Southwest Airlines Co price went down -25.22% from its 52-week low and trades up 12.88% versus its 52-week high. International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE:IBM) after beginning at $158.63, closed at $158.11 by cutting down -0.11% in recent trading session.

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Biden: Trump's Comments About Taxes 'Anger Me, Quite Frankly'

Biden's visit comes less than a week after his possible successor, Vice-Presidential nominee, Tim Kaine spent 3 days in Florida, including Monday night for the first debate between Clinton and Republican Presidential nominee Donald Trump .

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Snapchat changes its name and debuts new camera

Snapchat has finally announced its first hardware product that would be the future of snapping memories. Messaging service Snapchat said it will soon introduce its first hardware, the Spectacles sunglasses with an integrated camera. To begin recording, you tap a button on the top-left corner of the glasses, and each additional tap keeps the camera rolling for an extra 10 seconds.

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Things to Know About the iPhone 6 iOS 10 Update

Choose update when you see restore and update options: iTunes will reinstall iOS without erasing your data. It is also important that you are using the latest version of iTunes. Although iOS 10 has received good reviews from the tech press for its completely revamped messaging system, visual design tweaks and other features, the bricking issue will likely cause many users to wait before updating to the new system.

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Saudi warns of 'disastrous consequences' over US 9/11 law

Congress overruled his veto by a vote of 348-77. The Senate, by a 97-1 margin, voted to make the legislation law without Obama's signature. Sen. But Riyadh opposes the nuclear deal Obama struck with Iran. Sovereign immunity is the legal policy that protects a government or its agencies from legal action.

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Is Google Allo Better For You

Not only does this guide the user through the app's features, but also throws numerous options after the simple "What you can do?" Under the "Getting around" tab, users can learn more about the cost, efficiency and accessibility of public and private transportation.

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Complaints Filed About Pokemon GO to the Federal Government

Stone writes that extra capacity was "seamlessly provisioned" so that Niantic could stay ahead of the explosive demand. Google hosted Pokemon Go from the get-go, so it was its servers that kept going down during every single launch sequence all throughout the world when they were overwhelmed by the millions of users flocking to become trainers.

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Bill Clinton's Past Could Play A Big Role In The Next Debate

In the split screen shot, Donald Trump had mannerisms and facial expressions which made him look less than presidential. Things are already getting plenty personal. "I get anxious when I hear somebody like Donald Trump start saying, 'Well, I don't necessarily know whether Japan or Korea should be protected by us, ' Obama said".

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Clinton campaign in 'full panic mode' over black vote

Pundits similarly said this morning that Clinton won the debate , according to The New York Times . What the country needs is "an adult in the White House". The latest poll from Suffolk University before the debate showed Trump leading in a six-way race, 45 percent to 43.6 percent, while a Monmouth University survey had Clinton up by five points.

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Twitter Stock Spikes on Reports of Possible Sale

It has reportedly received expressions of interest from several suitors in the tech and media world, but nothing definitive has been agreed yet. We've reached out for comment from Twitter regarding the rumor and will update this piece once we hear back from the company.

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Salesforce urges EU to probe Microsoft, Linkedin antitrust issues

LinkedIn's data is potentially valuable because large data sets are critical to the development of artificial intelligence, a technology that both Microsoft and Salesforce have said they are counting on to drive growth. Salesforce's outspoken CEO Marc Benioff threw shade at the deal in a tweet on Thursday. Salesforce's argument could work against it if the company were to acquire the social network Twitter Inc., as The Wall Street Journal and others have reported it is trying to do.

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Electric cars have the power at Paris show

Most prominently, Volkswagen will unveil a new small electric auto as part of its pivot from diesel to more electric models as it struggles to recover from a scandal over 11 million cars that were rigged to evade diesel emissions tests. What to make of VW's electric future? VW says it will be launched in 2020, running in parallel with the Golf range. Looks pretty handy to TG.com's eyes, and we're promised such things as "an entirely new spatial experience" and a multifunction steering wheel ...

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Michelle Obama Appears In Clinton Ad: Hillary's New Secret Weapon?

While Clinton leads Trump confidently among younger voters in most polls, recent surveys show that she is lagging far behind the levels of support President Barack Obama had during his two presidential runs. In a radio interview airing Wednesday with host Steve Harvey, Obama implored his supporters to make sure they're registered and to vote for Clinton. She closed the speech by making a strong plea for citizens not to vote for the Republican candidate who had caused so much pain to so ...

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Samsung Provides Update About The Galaxy Note 7 Exchanges

Samsung even replaced the previous battery supplier, Samsung SDI with China's ATL company. The GCAA has therefore stopped airline passengers and crew in possession of a Galaxy Note 7 from carrying the phone onboard a flight from Ghana, while passengers coming from other countries to Ghana can not turn on the device or charge them on board an aircraft.