Twitter results fiasco after Nasdaq 45 second error

Dick Costolo, Twitter’s CEO said “ the early release of the earnings wasn’t a pleasant experience”. Nasdaq admitted an operational error lasting 45 seconds was behind the premature release of Twitter’s disappointing results on Tuesday 28th April 2015, as Social media site’s share fell sharply for second day. During those seconds the site was scraped…

Robin Utthappa 80 and Andre Russell ensure KKR win

Pepsi Indian Premier League, 30th match: Kolkata Knight Riders v Chennai Super Kings at Eden Gardens, Kolkata, Apr 30, 2015  Chennai Super Kings 165/9 (20/20 ov) BB McCullum 32 off 12 , 3 fours and 3 sixes, DJ Bravo 30 off 32 and 4 fours, GB Hogg 29-4, Ad Russell 20-2 Kolkata Knight Riders 169/3…

Nepal earth quake survivor pulled to safety from the jaws of death

Many of the worst hit villages in the ridges around Kathmandu are  still cut off from earthquake are waiting for aid to arrive as roads are blocked by boulders and mud. 6000 people are known to have dead, and more than 10,000 injured. According to United Nations the biggest challenge is Shelter for several thousands…

RCB and Rajasthan Royals match: rain stops play and no result

Pepsi Indian Premier League, 29th match: Royal Challengers Bangalore v Rajasthan Royals at M Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bangalore, Apr 29, 2015  RCB 200/7 (20.0/20 ov) AB de Villiers 57 off 45, 9 fours and 1 six, SN Khan 45 off 21, 6 fours and 1 six, TG Southee 32-2, STR Binny 32-1 Rajasthan Royals rain stopped…

IS MILIBAND A BRAND BRAND? POSSIBLY PARTLY…..?

It is the current story that has captivated possibly hearts (well they are both heart throbs)  and minds everywhere. Russell Brand – famous before his books – his most recent being “Revolution” – well worth reading for the sheer excitement of his command of language and his racy positive sense of humour and of the…

Apple sales in China better than Apple US

Apple said it would hand a further $70bn (£46bn) back to shareholders following a smashing second-quarter performance that beat Wall Street financial analysts expectations, taking its by back total to $200bn (£130bn). Apple has sold more iPhones in China than the US for the first time the company’s blockbuster results. Apple Sold 61.2m phones in…

Dhoni, Bravo, Ashwin ensures CSK wins by 2 runs

Pepsi Indian Premier League, 28th match: Chennai Super Kings v Kolkata Knight Riders at MA Chidamburm Stadium, Chepuak, Chennai, Apr 28, 2015 Chennai Super Kings 134/6 (20/20 ov) DR Smith 25 off 19, 3 fours and 1 six, MS Dhoni 29 off 29, 1 four, PP Chawla 26-2 AD Russell 26-2 Kolkata Knight Riders 132/9…

Nepal Earthquake death toll 6700 and 14,000 injured

The death toll in Nepal’s earthquake could reach 10,000, Prime Minister Sushil Koirala told on Tuesday, ordering intensified rescue efforts and appealing for foreign supplies of tents and medicines. ‘The government is doing all it can for rescue and relief on a war footing,’ Mr Koirala said in an interview. ‘It is a challenge and…