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Conservative manifesto: No timetable for migration pledge

If she wins on June 8, May will have one of the toughest jobs of any recent British prime minister: holding the United Kingdom and its economy together while conducting arduous divorce talks with European Union leaders on the intricacies of finance, trade, security and immigration.


Xiaomi Mi Max 2 release date confirmed: Will it come to India?

Xiaomi Mi Max 2 release date confirmed: Will it come to India?

These are the features we learned the Mi Max 2 will have will sport a 6-inch display or a 6.44-inh full-HD display. The phone will likely not be sold officially anywhere in the United States, or Europe, but phone geeks would still find it worth knowing about its existence.


Chelsea manager Antonio Conte immortalised as emoji

Chelsea manager Antonio Conte immortalised as emoji

But they won't face an easy task with Conte reminding his players that their season is far from over. Conte told Chelsea TV: "We could become the first team to reach this target". "It's important to underline this". 'It's important to finish this season to be focused, to be concentrated on our target, ' said the Chelsea manager.



Ofcom wants to make it easier to switch mobile provider

Good guy Ofcom adds says that, under the proposed rules, mobile provides mobile providers would also be banned from charging for notice periods running after the switch date, which it claims will save Brits around £10m each year. Now anyone wishing to change provider has to make a call. In some ways the proposed service is akin to the much derided method of "dumping" someone via text, but with a lot more formality, such as any information pertaining to termination charges, outstanding costs ...



Microsoft's free custom support could have stopped WannaCrypt

Microsoft, however, issued a "free" patch for old software, including Windows XP, on Friday midnight when the ransomware attack began spreading. It exploits a flaw in Microsoft's Remote Desktop Protocol in Windows XP and Windows 2003 operating systems.