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Sri Lanka confirms 100 dead in mudslides; 99 missing

Flooding and mudslides triggered by monsoon rains in Sri Lanka have killed 100 people, with 99 missing. The INS Jalsahwa is an even larger LPD (landing platform / dock) class of ship, which can carry large amounts of relief material and is ideally suited for conduct of humanitarian assistance / and disaster relief missions.



Set of things you can do with Google Play Music

Read on for the details. Available as a download or hands-free audio, users can create a personalised learning plan to help them meet specific goals and even take an exam to earn Google's certificate in digital marketing fundamentals. The objective of this code was to launch a browser app, load an URL, and use JavaScript to locate and click on specific banners that would bring profits to the malware's creators.


Xiaomi Mi Max 2: A large 6.4-inch display, 5349mAh battery expected

Xiaomi Mi Max 2: A large 6.4-inch display, 5349mAh battery expected

It comes in two options of 64GB/128GB of internal storage which are roughly priced at Rs 16,000 and Rs 18,800, respectively. This phablet from Xiaomi comes out into the markets with a massive, 6.44 inched display . Coming to the connectivity options, Xiaomi Mi Max 2 includes 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac (2.4 / 5GHz) MIMO, Bluetooth 4.2, NFC, GPS + GLONASS, USB Type-C.


Google prepping Android Pay expansion, support for sending money to friends

Google prepping Android Pay expansion, support for sending money to friends

If you want to try it out for yourself, you can. At its Google I/O conference, the company announced Android Go , a configuration of Android aimed squarely at budget handset markets. How will Android Go work? "Part of Android's mission is to bring computing to everyone", Google said in its blog post . Google just announced that it there are now 2 billion Android devices that are being used worldwide.



Andretti backs Alonso for Indy 500 glory

Fernando Alonso has every chance of victory on his Indy 500 debut, according to former victor and Formula One champion Mario Andretti . Neither expects that to be the case, but they are realistic and understand the inevitable is coming sooner rather than later.


Ex-ambassador: Russian Federation is a 'dark cloud' for Trump's administration

Ex-ambassador: Russian Federation is a 'dark cloud' for Trump's administration

This person says the administration felt there was no need for a back channel once Secretary of State Rex Tillerson was confirmed, and the Trump team chose to communicate with Moscow through more official channels. Trump has denied any collusion with Russian Federation, calling the probe "the greatest witch hunt" in American political history. "Mr Kushner participated in thousands of calls in this time period.