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January 20, 2015 10:05 AM Kevin Mirallas’ agent fuels Everton exit talk by insisting he should consider his options

Everton could be set for a huge fight to keep hold of star player Kevin Mirallas after his agent sparked talk of an exit by pushing rumours that he will consider his future in the summer, reports Sportwereld. The 27-year-old, who is contracted at Everton until the summer of 2016 following his move to Goodison Park in 2012, sparked rumours of an exit by stating 3

January 16, 2015 8:45 AM 16 January, 2015

Medicare’s Tavenner to step down after Obamacare error Marilyn Tavenner, head of the US Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, will step down at the end of February, Bloomberg reported, citing her e-mail to staff. In November, she acknowledged that her agency had made a mistake in its calculation of the number of people enrolled under Obamacare 18

January 2, 2015 9:59 AM Policemen go under self suspension for rape

The girl was seized on Wednesday by the policemen who took her to the police station and raped her, the Press Trust of India (PTI) quoted a senior police official as saying. The complaint is being investigated. The constables are missing, he added. Sexual violence in India has been in the spotlight since a student was gang-raped on a bus in Delhi two years 6

December 31, 2014 1:58 PM France to start crackdown on ‘Uberpop-type’ services

PARIS — Uber Technologies Inc. remains defiant ahead of a promised crackdown on its lower-cost service in France, raising the possibility of a legal showdown in one of the car-hailing company’s biggest markets. The French government on Wednesday published a decree putting into effect elements of a new taxi and car-service law that stiffens penalties 41

December 24, 2014 9:58 PM Uber decision making abilities under test

The firm raised fares by as much as four times its normal rate when demand shot up during the siege that left three people dead. Its “surge pricing” algorithm increased fares during the peak period as people rushed to leave the area. Meanwhile in South Korea, prosecutors have charged the firm with running an illegal taxi service. They have accused Uber’s 8

December 24, 2014 1:17 PM Tony Akalusi finally released video to Controller

After months of waiting, Tony Akalusi aka ‘Mr Controller’ has finally released the video to his highly anticipated debut single ‘Controller’. Shot by Callback Dreams of Khona Fame, the video is a blend of aesthetic delight and electric dance moves. Like wildfire, this has already received favorable review and airplay on television stations across the continent 12

December 23, 2014 10:47 PM 'The Interview' in theaters: A cause or just a movie?

It is doubtful that moviegoers who make their way to theaters showing “The Interview” on Christmas Day — in Southern California at select Regency Theaters and the Los Feliz 3 as of this writing — are going to check out the comedy. The cause celebre of the R-rated slapstick starring James Franco and Seth Rogen is now the movie’s calling card. The same “must see” anticipation 34 3

December 23, 2014 7:53 PM Opinion: Why the US isn't behind the North Korean Internet outage

North Korea has a fragile Internet, with a risk of being disconnected from the Web for any number of minor sneezes. But an attack of this nature can be easily attributed to the US and the administration should be up front about it.  It's unlikely the US government was behind the recent disruption of the North Korean Internet. First, this kind of "you-slap-me-I-slap-you" 51

December 21, 2014 9:42 AM 2Face, Madinga To Host 2014 All Africa Music Award

TWO of the best out of Africa, have been announced by the International Committee of All Africa Music, AFRIMA, to host the 2014 edition of the AFRIMA awards. They are Democratic Republic of Congo “French speaking hottest” female broadcaster and music presenter, Madinga Sona Maria and Nigerian legendary contemporary music star, 2Face Idibia. The two are the co-host 46

December 15, 2014 4:39 PM 1080p/60fps Devil May Cry Announced for PS4 and Xbox One

Definitive Edition of Ninja Theory's 2013 action game launching March 17, 2015; includes uber-difficult Gods Must Die mode. The $40 game will run in 1080p at 60fps across both platforms, and is described as an "improved and optimized" version of the game that will deliver a "definitive" experience. You can see some images of the game through the gallery 60