Tesla confirms it is under probe by US Justice Department

Tesla confirms it is under probe by US Justice Department San Francisco: Electric car maker Tesla has confirmed that it is under probe by the US Department of Justice (DOJ) over its Chairman and CEO Elon Musk’s announcement of talking

US drop of n-deal harmful to regional, global security: Iran

  Tehran: Head of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI) said Monday that the US withdrawal from the 2015 international nuclear deal would cause serious repercussions on the regional and international peace and security, Press TV reported

Myanmar calls for efforts to reduce ozone layer depletion

Myanmar calls for efforts to reduce ozone layer depletion   Naypyidaw: A Myanmar top official has called for all-inclusive efforts to lessen substances that cause ozone layer depletion, authorities said on Monday. Observing World Ozone Day here on Sunday, Minister of N

Typhoon Mangkhut hits mainland China, lashes Hong Kong

Typhoon Mangkhut hits mainland China, lashes Hong Kong    Beijing/Hong Kong : Typhoon Mangkhut, the world’s strongest storm this year, continued its path of destruction across Southeast Asia, reaching mainland China after pummeling Hong Kong and killing dozens in the

Pakistan to present mini-budget on Tuesday: Imran Khan  

  Islamabad: Pakistan’s Prime Minister Imran Khan said on Sunday that Finance Minister Asad Umer will present the Mini-Budget on Tuesday. During his meeting with the owners of Pakistani media outlets in the southern port city of Karachi, Imran Khan called for austerity

Afghanistan bans imports of 4 types of Iranian products

  Tehran: Afghanistan Customs Department has banned the imports of four types of Iranian products, Eghtesadonline reported on Sunday. The banned items include oil products, cement, steel products, tiles and ceramics from Iran as of Sept. 16. Ali Shariati, a

Super Typhoon Mangkhut lands on south China coast

  Beijing: Super Typhoon Mangkhut landed at 5 p.m. on Sunday on the coast of Jiangmen City, south China’s Guangdong Province, packing winds up to 162 km per hour, according to the provincial meteorological station. More than 2.52 million people have been reloc

15 killed as Florence pounds US East Coast

  Washington: At least 15 people have been killed in North Carolina and South Carolina in the United States as a result of Hurricane Florence which is downgraded to a tropical storm. The weakened Florence is still battering the region with heavy rain on Sunday, causing “catastrophic” flo

Boyzone would like to team up with Spice Girls  

Boyzone would like to team up with Spice Girls   Los Angeles: All-men band Boyzone have said they would like to join forces with the Spice Girls to form a super group in the same way as Busted and McFly did when they created McBusted. Boyzone features Ronan Keating, S

Iran to increase uranium enrichment if EU fails

Iran to increase uranium enrichment if EU fails Tehran: Iran would increase uranium enrichment if the European Union (EU) fails to implement its obligations following the US withdrawal from the Iranian landmark nuclear deal, Iranian Foreign

PIA flight delayed after pilot-steward row

PIA flight delayed after pilot-steward row Islamabad: A London-bound Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) flight was delayed for over three hours after a physical brawl between the pilot and a steward. A

Qureshi visits Afghanistan for high-level talks

Qureshi visits Afghanistan for high-level talks Kabul: Pakistan’s Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi arrived here on Saturday to meet Afghan President Ashraf Ghani and other senior officials during his first foreign trip after assu

Gorbachev documentary gets record crowds at TIFF

Gorbachev documentary gets record crowds at TIFF Toronto: German director Werner Herzogs “Meeting Gorbachev” was one of the best documentaries being screened at the ongoing Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) here as a re

Super typhoon Mangkhut makes landfall into Philippines

Super typhoon Mangkhut makes landfall into Philippines Manila: Super typhoon Mangkhut made landfall in the Philippines on Saturday, bringing with it ferocious gale-force winds and pounding rains, as aid agencies warn millions are at risk fr

World urged to step up climate action ahead of 2020

World urged to step up climate action ahead of 2020 San Francisco: A major global summit ended on Friday in this California city with delegates calling on national governments to join forces to step up climate action ahead of 2020, the year

Good News for iPhone Buyers - Apple reduces iPhone prices in...

There is a good news for all the iphone lovers. That apple has announced price cuts for its current lineup of iphone following the launch of 2018 iphones. Apple, as a tradition, has also refreshed prices for the entire existing iPhone line-up across markets including India. This may mean that it might be the right time to buy an old iPho

New computer avatar-based technique to detect dementia

New computer avatar-based technique to detect dementia Tokyo: A team of Japanese researchers have developed a novel machine-learning technique that can with 90 per cent accuracy detect dementia from conversations between humans and avatars

Over 1,300 people evacuated due to gas leak in Mexico

Over 1,300 people evacuated due to gas leak in Mexico Mexico City: A gas leak in the Mexican state of Puebla forced the evacuation early on Wednesday of more than 1,300 people across seven neighbourhoods in the like-named capital, officials said. The gas leak was caused by a clandestine tap in

ASEAN leaders agree to tap 4th Industrial Revolution

ASEAN leaders agree to tap 4th Industrial Revolution Hanoi: Leaders of ASEAN (Association of Southeast Asian Nations) members gathered here on Wednesday for the 2018 World Economic Forum on ASEAN, stressing the importance of fully tapping the Fourth Industrial Revolution for socioeconomic developme