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Trump urges India's Modi to fix deficit, but stresses strong ties

India & USA are global engines of growth. Today, almost four million Indian-Americans reside in the United States and over 700,000 U.S. citizens live in India. "During my campaign, I pledged that if elected, India will have a true friend in the White House and that what exactly you have, a true friend", said Trump.



Google fined a record 2.4 billion euros in EU antitrust case

The case, launched in 2010, is one of three against Google and of several against blockbuster USA companies including Starbucks, Apple , Amazon and McDonalds. "We will review the Commission's decision in detail as we consider an appeal, and we look forward to continuing to make our case", Kent Walker , Google's general counsel, said in a statement.


Airbag giant Takata files for bankruptcy

Airbag giant Takata files for bankruptcy

Key Safety Systems , the Chinese-owned USA airbag maker that agreed to buy Takata , plans to unify the products under its own brand and expand ties with other inflator suppliers, including Japan's Daicel. Key Safety Systems won't be touching Takata's airbag division, which has taken out a $2-billion loan to fund its continued operations, and is expected to wind down once the recall is over and done with.



Microsoft Confirms Windows Code Leak, but Size, Details Disputed

Windows 10 source code was leaked earlier in the week. New details, however, suggest that the leak, while still significant, may not represent the mammoth security breach initially implied. Microsoft is using this type of security mentality on many of its Enterprise products including Office, Windows, and Server. Furthermore, the leak comes ahead of reports that two men in the United Kingdom were arrested over unauthorised access to Microsoft's network.


SteamWorld Dig 2 Coming to PC, PlayStation 4, and Switch

SteamWorld Dig 2 Coming to PC, PlayStation 4, and Switch

Image & Form has issued an update on the much-anticipated SteamWorld Dig 2 , which is a mix of good and bad news. Now developer Image & Form Games has confirmed that its side-scrolling sequel will arrive on PS4 and Steam "within a few days of the Nintendo Switch debut".


Nintendo to release SNES Classic Edition

Nintendo to release SNES Classic Edition

Although the $80 price of Nintendo's Super NES Classic Edition seems like a good deal, game enthusiasts will need to consider that the game console has many limitations and has restricted number of video games available. Early pre-orders are already fetching $200 on eBay. It would be a lot better though if Nintendo adds a menu button on the controller. The NES Classic had notoriously short controller cables which prevented players from playing comfortably as they had to hunch ...