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October 27, 2014 1:13 AM Kylie Jenner named one of ‘25 Most Influential Teens of 2014’ and ‘Most Influential Kardashian,’ hope for humanity declines

I can’t seem to escape from seeing Kylie Jenner anywhere on social media for the past few weeks. The youngest Kardashian has been a trending topic recently for her superlatives in magazines. I don’t have that much of a problem with her being the most influential member of her family. Jenner has climbed up the ladder. She currently has 12 million followers 37

October 24, 2014 1:43 AM Doctor Craig Spencer Tested Positive For Ebola At Bellevue Hospital

New York City doctor Craig Spencer tested positive for the Ebola virus on Thursday, according to the New York Times. Spencer recently returned to the city from a Doctors Without Borders trip to Guinea where he worked with Ebola patients. This is the first case of Ebola in New York City and the fourth confirmed case in the United States. Spencer, 33, began 23

September 30, 2014 11:18 PM Luhrmann, Gisele hit Chanel's Parisian boulevard

They were styles literally made to be worn on the street. But not just any street: this was Chanel's boulevard. Karl Lagerfeld did it again Tuesday— producing the most outlandish ready-to-wear show of the season by reconstructing an entire Parisian neighborhood inside the Grand Palais, attended by stars including Baz Luhrmann. But Monsieur Lagerfeld 4

September 26, 2014 12:47 PM India rich list: First time ever, top 100 are all billionaires; Mukesh Ambani tops

In Forbes India rich list, for the first time, the 100 richest tycoons in India are all billionaires with Mukesh Ambani topping the league for the eighth consecutive year. With a net worth of USD 23.6 billion, up USD 2.6 billion from last year, RIL Chief Mukesh Ambani topped the list for the eighth consecutive year. Ambani was followed by Dilip Shanghvi 1

September 25, 2014 4:55 PM India's Modi Aims to Rekindle U.S. Investment

Prime Minister's First Official U.S. Visit Includes Talks with Corporate Executives NEW DELHI—When Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrives for his first official U.S. visit on Friday, a top goal will be resuscitating investment interest in his country's sputtering economy. Not too long ago, investors and executives had hoped the South Asian nation 21

September 19, 2014 6:11 PM Google, Microsoft to Participate in 2nd Annual Browse DotCom “Grassroot” Conference

BrowseDotComBrowseDotCom, a web marketing company has announced the date for the second edition of their annual conference, BrowseDotCom Conference 2014. BrowseDotCom is an award winning Web Media/IT Company based in Lagos Nigeria. They help small businesses, large companies and non-profit organizations take advantage of the Internet to increase sales 9

September 16, 2014 6:34 AM Taxi services must embrace innovations

The cab situation is similarly bleak in America. Almost every urbanite in this country has a taxi horror story. The industry, however, has not adapted its practices to adequately address the inconveniences its service causes. In New York City, the need for ride-for-hire service has increased as the population has swelled. The industry has not sufficiently 3

September 2, 2014 11:45 AM Uber Ride Sharing Service Banned by Germany Court

A court in Frankfurt has imposed a nationwide ban on Uber’s ride-sharing service, ruling that the company lacked the necessary permits to pick up passengers. The court ruled the company could no longer pick up passengers through its UberPop service, a cheaper alternative to Uber’s black car service, and it could pay upwards of $327,840 in fines for a single 6

September 2, 2014 11:16 AM Uber vows to defy German ban on its UberPop ride-sharing service

Uber Technologies must stop operating its ride sharing service UberPop in Germany or pay a fine, a German court has ruled—but the ban could be short lived, a court spokesman said Tuesday. The Frankfurt Regional Court granted taxi association Taxi Deutschland a preliminary injunction banning UberPop about a week ago, according to a court document published 3

September 2, 2014 10:21 AM Uber blocked by injunction in Germany

Frankfurt - A US-designed smartphone application that connects passengers with cars for hire was blocked from operation in Germany by court injunction Tuesday. The court ruled the app can no longer function within the country without an official permit under the Passenger Transport Act. The ruling is welcome news for Germany's official taxi companies 8