Amazon faces web issues globally on Prime Day

  Washington: Shoppers in the US and elsewhere in the world are struggling to access e-commerce giant Amazon’s website as one of its biggest annual sales, Prime Day, got underway. Many reported the plat

US man arrested for plotting attack on July 4 holiday

Washington, July 3 : A man has been arrested in the US and charged with supporting a foreign terrorist organisation, officials said. The 48-year-old man, Demetrius Pitts, was taken into custody by the Federal Bureau of Investigation in the central US city of Cleveland on Su

US man arrested for plotting attack on July 4 holiday

Washington, July 3 : A man has been arrested in the US and charged with supporting a foreign terrorist organisation, officials said. The 48-year-old man, Demetrius Pitts, was taken into custody by the Federal Bureau of Investigation in the central US city of Cleveland on Su

US man arrested for plotting attack on July 4 holiday

Washington, July 3 : A man has been arrested in the US and charged with supporting a foreign terrorist organisation, officials said. The 48-year-old man, Demetrius Pitts, was taken into custody by the Federal Bureau of Investigation in the central US city of Cleveland on Su

US man arrested for plotting attack on July 4 holiday

Washington, July 3 : A man has been arrested in the US and charged with supporting a foreign terrorist organisation, officials said. The 48-year-old man, Demetrius Pitts, was taken into custody by the Federal Bureau of Investigation in the central US city of Cleveland on Su

US man arrested for plotting attack on July 4 holiday

Washington, July 3 : A man has been arrested in the US and charged with supporting a foreign terrorist organisation, officials said. The 48-year-old man, Demetrius Pitts, was taken into custody by the Federal Bureau of Investigation in the central US city of Cleveland on Su

US man arrested for plotting attack on July 4 holiday

Washington, July 3 : A man has been arrested in the US and charged with supporting a foreign terrorist organisation, officials said. The 48-year-old man, Demetrius Pitts, was taken into custody by the Federal Bureau of Investigation in the central US city of Cleveland on Su

Facebook shuts down three of its apps

 San Francisco, July 3 : Facebook has announced it is shutting down its fitness app “Moves”, Android app “Hello” and anonymous social media app “tbh”. Facebook is deprecating these apps due to low usage, the company wrote in a blog p

Facebook shuts down three of its apps

 San Francisco, July 3 : Facebook has announced it is shutting down its fitness app “Moves”, Android app “Hello” and anonymous social media app “tbh”. Facebook is deprecating these apps due to low usage, the company wrote in a blog p

Facebook shuts down three of its apps

 San Francisco, July 3 : Facebook has announced it is shutting down its fitness app “Moves”, Android app “Hello” and anonymous social media app “tbh”. Facebook is deprecating these apps due to low usage, the company wrote in a blog p

Google rolling out July security patch for Pixel, Nexus phon...

  San Francisco, July 3 : Google has started rolling out July security patch that include perfunctory bug fixes and security updates for Pixel and Nexus smartphones. “There are 11 issues resolved in the July security patch dated 2018-07-01 and 32 for 2018

Google rolling out July security patch for Pixel, Nexus phon...

  San Francisco, July 3 : Google has started rolling out July security patch that include perfunctory bug fixes and security updates for Pixel and Nexus smartphones. “There are 11 issues resolved in the July security patch dated 2018-07-01 and 32 for 2018

Google rolling out July security patch for Pixel, Nexus phon...

  San Francisco, July 3 : Google has started rolling out July security patch that include perfunctory bug fixes and security updates for Pixel and Nexus smartphones. “There are 11 issues resolved in the July security patch dated 2018-07-01 and 32 for 2018

Help NASA track mosquitoes, reduce disease outbreaks

Washington, July 3 : NASA has invited citizen scientists to help them track mosquitos known to carry and spread diseases like Zika, West Nile Virus and malaria to create new forecast models that can predict the spread of these diseases. “We do not have enough informat

1,500 Indian Mansarovar pilgrims stranded in Nepal

Kathmandu, July 3 : Over 1,500 Indian nationals returning after pilgrimage at the Kailash Mansarovar in Tibet are stranded in Simikot in Nepal’s Humla district due to heavy rain and bad weather. “Bad weather is hampering the rescue operations. Some of the pilgri

Zika virus may cause miscarriages, stillbirths without any s...

  New York, July 3 : Pregnancy loss due to Zika infections that do not show any symptoms may be a common but unrecognised cause of miscarriages and stillbirths, raising concerns that the complications could be more common than currently thought, researchers say.

US tries to block China Mobile’s entry

  Washington, July 3 : The administration of US President Donald Trump has recommended that state-owned China Mobile, the world’s biggest cell phone carrier, be denied a licence to operate in the US. The National Telecommunications and Information Adminis

Former Malaysian PM Najib arrested on graft charges

  Kuala Lumpur, July 3 : Former Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak was arrested on Tuesday by anti-corruption authorities in relation to state development fund 1MDB graft scandal. The Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (M

Facebook buying Britain-based AI start-up: Report

  San Francisco, July 3 : Facebook is reportedly acquiring London-based startup Bloomsbury AI that has developed natural language processing (NLP) technology to help machines answer questions. According to a report in Tech Cr

Three Amarnath Yatra pilgrims die

  Srinagar, July 3 : Three Amarnath Yatra pilgrims died of different causes on Tuesday. A 75-year-old woman, Thota Radhnam, belonging to Andhra Pradesh, died of cardiac arrest in the north Kashmir Baltal base camp, police sai

Three Amarnath Yatra pilgrims die

  Srinagar, July 3 : Three Amarnath Yatra pilgrims died of different causes on Tuesday. A 75-year-old woman, Thota Radhnam, belonging to Andhra Pradesh, died of cardiac arrest in the north Kashmir Baltal base camp, police sai

Kejriwal lying on water supply issue says BJP

  New Delhi, July 3 : The Delhi BJP on Tuesday dubbed Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal a “liar” over the issue of supply of water by Haryana to the national capital and claimed that the neighbouring state was providing more water every year.

Mumbai trains hit as bridge part crashes

    Mumbai, July 3 : A portion of a foot overbridge crashed on the Western Railway tracks, hitting the suburban train services here during Tuesday morning peak hours, an official said.

Mumbai trains hit as bridge part crashes

    Mumbai, July 3 : A portion of a foot overbridge crashed on the Western Railway tracks, hitting the suburban train services here during Tuesday morning peak hours, an official said.

Coolpad, China Mobile to promote 5G terminal industry

Coolpad, China Mobile to promote 5G terminal industry New Delhi, July 3 : Chinese smartphone maker and integrated wireless data solutions provider Coolpad on Tuesday announced it has signed an MoU with Chinese state-owned telecommunication corporation China M

Couple attacked in Allahabad, dies

Couple attacked in Allahabad, dies Allahabad, July 3 : A man and his wife who were attacked here in Uttar Pradesh while they were asleep outside their house have died, police said on Tuesday. Vijay Bharti, 50, and Usha Bhar

Pakistan Army chief approves death for 12 militants

Pakistan Army chief approves death for 12 militants Islamabad, July 3 : Pakistan Army chief on approved death sentence of 12 hardcore militants involved in separate incidents of terrorism in the country, official reports said on Monday.

After Mandsaur incident, another minor is raped in Satna of ...

  Satna (Madhya Pradesh), July 2 : In a shocking incident, a four-year-old girl was allegedly raped on Sunday in Satna district of Madhya Pradesh and dumped at a secluded place, police said on Monday. The accused has been arrested. The incident comes days after the incident of brutal ga

Mentors key to reducing delinquent behaviour in adolescents:...

Mentors key to reducing delinquent behaviour in adolescents: Study New York, July 2 : A little appreciation and a sense of belonging from mentors may be helpful in reducing adolescents’ destructive behaviour and delinquent activities, says a new study,

Four Orthodox Church priests in Kerala booked for rape

Four Orthodox Church priests in Kerala booked for rape Thiruvananthapuram, July 2 : The Kerala Police’s Crime Branch, probing the case of alleged sexual exploitation of a woman by some priests of the Kottayam-headquartered Malankara Orthodox Church, on

This ‘mobile airbag’ could keep dropped phones intact

This ‘mobile airbag’ could keep dropped phones intact San Francisco, July 2 : Cracked smartphone displays could soon become a thing of the past thanks to an innovative mobile case made by a German engineering student that acts like an airbag to pr

‘Red edition’ of OnePlus 6 launched in India

‘Red edition’ of OnePlus 6 launched in India New Delhi, July 2 : China-based smartphone manufacturer OnePlus on Monday unveiled the “red edition” of its latest flagship OnePlus 6 with 8GB RAM and 128GB internal storage for Rs 39,999.

Sikhs among 19 killed in Afghan suicide blast

  Jalalabad, July 2: A suicide bomber blew himself up in an Afghan city of Jalalabad, where President Ashraf Ghani was to hold a meeting with provincial officials, killing at least 19 people, many of them Sikhs, officials said on Sunday.

20 killed in road accident in Tanzania

20 killed in road accident in Tanzania Arusha Tanzania, July 2 : At least 20 people were killed and 45 injured in a road accident in south-western Tanzania’s region of Mbeya on Sunday, police said. Mussa Taibu, Mbeya

Trump says NAFTA must wait for US congressional polls

  Washington, July 2 : US President Donald Trump has said he would prefer to wait until after the November mid-term congressional elections before signing an updated North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA). “NAFTA,