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Xbox One X consoles will start at $499 in the USA, with United Kingdom and European pricing set at £449 and €499 respectively. Xbox One X Project Scorpio edition . Consumers can preorder the Xbox One X at Amazon , Best Buy , Microsoft , Target and Walmart . Furthermore, the Shadow of War and Minecraft bundles are now only listed on EB Games' website, so it's unclear if these bundles are simply not yet live on the other retailers' websites or if they are actually exclusive to ...
  • SA police yet to make arrest in Grace Mugabe case

    SA police yet to make arrest in Grace Mugabe case

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    Mugabe reportedly told authorities she would hand herself over to police but instead jetted out of the country back to Harare . Pictures on social media appeared to show Ms Engels bleeding from her head after the alleged assault at the hotel in the upmarket business district of Sandton .
  • Perseid meteor shower peaks this weekend, seek clear skies and dark area

    Perseid meteor shower peaks this weekend, seek clear skies and dark area

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    Whilst it officially started on 17 July, running through until 27 August, the Met Office has confirmed that the peak dates to see the shower are 12-13 August, with up to 100 meteors visible per hour. Try and watch when there's a clear sky in your part of the world; if it's a very cloudless night, that plays in your favor. The Perseid meteor shower could be the brightest shower in human history .
  • Asustek to launch ZenFone 4 on August 17

    Asustek to launch ZenFone 4 on August 17

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    The teaser image available on the official site reveals company's brand ambassador and well-known actor Gong Yoo holding a smartphone which is most probably the ZenFone 4 . There will be many variants for he smartphone as usual apart from the standard Zenfone 4 model. With the Zenfone 4 Max and AR being spotted online, another phone render from the same family may seem to have been leaked and is believed to be the Zenfone 4 Pro .
  • Here's how to Send Money

    Here's how to Send Money

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    The feature will be initially available in twenty-two countries including the U.S., the U.K., Austria, Belgium, Canada and more. If they don't have PayPal they'll be asked to create an account, which might be a little annoying, so probably best to check they have it before you try sending them money.
  • Chinese boots in Uttarakhand's Barahoti

    Chinese boots in Uttarakhand's Barahoti

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    Barahoti is an 80 sq km sloping pasture about 140 km from the Uttarakhand capital Dehradun. National Security Adviser Ajit Doval's departure from Beijing, after a crucial meeting with China's state councilor Yang Jiechi, has triggered an energetic debate on finding a formula for defusing the crisis in the remote Doklam plateau, where Indian and Chinese troops are engaged in a lengthy stand-off.
  • Foxconn says Wisconsin first investment of many

    Foxconn says Wisconsin first investment of many

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    Foxconn's estimate on jobs was more conservative. The factory is expected to create 3,000 jobs, but this number could be as high as 13,000. Gou was joined by Wisconsin Gov. It has yet to be built. Wisconsin state Senator Jennifer Shilling, a Democrat, questioned whether there is "legislative appetite for a US$1 to US$3 billion corporate welfare package".
  • President, PM salute martyrs on Kargil Vijay Diwas

    President, PM salute martyrs on Kargil Vijay Diwas

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    However, 527 Indian bravehearts were martyred in the battle. Earlier, Union Defence Minister Arun Jaitley and the three Chiefs of Services laid floral wreaths at Amar Jawan Jyoti, here in the national capital to mark the occasion. A quick look through the tweets and social media posts of people on the Internet will show that the people continue to remember the soldiers and their sacrifices even after 18 years of the war.
  • India loses Prof.UR Rao, Master Mind of Satellite Programme

    India loses Prof.UR Rao, Master Mind of Satellite Programme

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    Rao has worked on various projects in which Aryabhatta was one of them. "His remarkable contribution to India's space programme will never be forgotten", Modi said in a tweet. In 1985, he was recruited as the Chairman, Space Commission and Secretary of ISRO's Department of Space and accelerated the improvement of rocket technology in India.
  • Boy trips and finds million-year-old fossil in New Mexico desert

    Boy trips and finds million-year-old fossil in New Mexico desert

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    He had fallen over the fossilized bones of a creature that died at least 1.2 million years ago. The Sparks happened to be at the site just after strong rains had eroded the area around the fossil . A front-end loader then lifted the skull into a truck to be taken back to the university. Researchers painstakingly brushed away the last bits of dirt from the skull and tusk and applied chemical hardeners to ensure the ancient bones remained intact.
  • Xiaomi to launch Mi 5X on July 26 alongside MIUI 9

    Xiaomi to launch Mi 5X on July 26 alongside MIUI 9

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    It sports a huge 6.4-inch IPS LCD display with a full HD resolution but has a 2.5D Gorilla Glass 3 protection on top, which also enhances the look of this phablet. The device also supports Quick charge 3.0 and parallel charging. The smartphone will go on sale via Mi.com and Mi Home offline store on July 20, and will go on sale via online partners such as Flipkart, Amazon, Tata Cliq, etc.as well as offline stores on July 27 at 10am.
  • United Kingdom : 27 contact lenses found in woman's eye

    United Kingdom : 27 contact lenses found in woman's eye

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    While prepping a 67-year-old female patient for routine cataract surgery at England's Solihull Hospital , physicians noticed a odd bluish blob in one of her eyes. London's Daily Mail reported that the incident happened last November and an article about it was published recently in the British Medical Journal .
  • Astonishing new video lets you see Pluto like never before

    Astonishing new video lets you see Pluto like never before

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    NASA has unveiled a set of detailed, high-quality global maps of Pluto and Charon . NEW! Enjoy this #Pluto flyby video, made with data from our historic #PlutoFlyby . "Everywhere we turn are new mysteries", says Alan Stern, the principle investigator for New Horizons . "It outstripped everyone's expectations, and I am certain that we're going to need an orbiter follow-up to make sense of Pluto".
  • Hinchcliffe rallies for sixth on starting grid — Honda Indy notebook

    Hinchcliffe rallies for sixth on starting grid — Honda Indy notebook

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    TORONTO (AP) - Sebastien Bourdais is trading in his helmet this weekend for the IndyCar race in Toronto. He quit after the lap. His teammate Power, who won last year's Toronto race , set a time of 1:00.4844. The changes weren't dramatic, but besides accomodating the hotel, as well as the relocation of hospitality suites and grandstands, the hope was that they would offer a more entertaining experience for fans attending the race .