India is slowly becoming a big importer of liquefied petroleum gas (LPG or cooking gas) and diesel. In 2016-17, the import of LPG increased by 23.5 per cent, while that of diesel zoomed 463 per cent compared to the previous year, raising eyebrows among industry experts.In the current financial year (from April 1), the country imported 915,000 tonnes of diesel in the first quarter itself, as against 997,000 tonnes in all of 2016-17 and 177,000 tonnes in 2015-16. While the rise in LPG import is mainly because of an increase in consumption through pro-poor schemes like the Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala ...more
Diablo III has received a big update for its public test realm on PC, bringing with it a bunch of balance changes. A number of abilities have been strengthened in the 2.6.1 patch, buffing their corresponding classes.The Barbarian's Bloodshed effect has been "redesigned," for example, and it now deals damage "equal to 20% of your recent Critical Hits to enemies within 20 yards every second." The Crusader's limitless effect has also been overhauled, and will from now on increase the damage of Blessed Hammer to 640% and increase its area of effect by 20 yards.The Necromancer has received a number...more
The field is set for the Little League World Series, and the premier international minor baseball event is scheduled to get underway Thursday from Williamsport, Pennsylvania.
The Little League World Series consists of two double-elimination tournaments featuring eight teams from the United States on one side of the bracket and eight international teams on the other side. The winners of those two tournaments will meet in the August 27 championship game.
The eight teams representing the United States are Grosse Pointe, Michigan representing the Great Lakes region; Jackson, New Jersey carrying th...more
HBO Spain accidentally released the next episode of "Game of Thrones" Tuesday ahead of the episode's Sunday premiere date.
3月にプロ試験に合格し、雀士としての活動もスタートさせた篠原冴美さんが、8th DVD 「さみぃーたいむ」（発売元：スパイスビジュアル、収録時間：70分、価格：4104円）の発 売記念イベントを8月13日、ソフマップAKIBA 4号店 アミューズメント館で開催した。 日本プロ麻雀協会に所属する篠原さんは、競技大会に出るほか、麻雀のチャリティイ ベントの参加などで活躍中。その一方でグラドルとしてイメージDVDのリリースを重ねて いる。8th DVDは、5月ごろに都内でロケを実施したそうだ。 ?どんな作品になりました？ 【篠原...