Category: News

New study challenges Stepfathers’ ‘Cinderella effect’

Washington: Long-held assumptions that stepfathers are more likely to be responsible for child deaths than genetic parents - dubbed the…

Kids whose mothers use marijuana may try it at a younger age

Washington: Turns out, children whose mothers use marijuana are more likely to start their own marijuana usage an average of…

Woman shot dead in US city

Washington: A woman was shot dead in the US city of Boston, leading to an extensive manhunt for her estranged…

Trump, Deputy AG to meet on Thursday

Washington: US President Donald Trump and Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein will meet on Thursday, amid reports that the latter…

Instagram founders quit Facebook

San Francisco: Instagram founders Mike Krieger and Kevin Systrom have resigned from the Facebook-owned photo sharing app that has over…

No information on whereabouts of Sandesaras: CBI

New Delhi: Amid media reports that Chetan and Nitin Sandesara, both directors of Gujarat based pharma company Sterling Biotech and…

S Korea invites Ivanka Trump for 2nd time

New York: United States President Donald Trump's daughter, Ivanka Trump, has received a second invitation to South Korea in order…

Key equity indices open in red

Mumbai: The key Indian equity indices opened on a negative note on Tuesday, owing to a weak rupee and rising…

US stocks close mixed amid trade concerns, data

New York: US stocks ended mixed as investors kept a close eye on the latest development of trade tensions between…

US dollar index edges down amid economic data

New York: The US dollar index decreased on Monday as investors digested a batch of economic data. In late New…

US stocks trade lower amid trade fears, data

New York: US stocks traded on a downbeat note on Monday as investors were digesting a slew of economic data…

Will Katla Volcano erupt any time soon?

Reykjavik: Nobody knows as to whether or not Iceland's dormant Katla Volcano will erupt or not. Katla last erupted in…

Rare two-headed snake found in Virginia

Washington: In a rare discovery, a venomous two-headed baby copperhead snake was found in the yard of a resident in…

Russia’s Rosatom to order new robot to extract minerals from Arctic bottom: Researchers

Moscow: Russia's state nuclear corporation Rosatom wants to order creation of a robotic installation which would extract rare and hard-to-recover…

Flipkart’s 5-day festive e-shopping from Oct 10

Bengaluru: Ahead of India's Dussehra and Diwali festivals, e-tail major Flipkart will hold a five-day shopping binge from October 10,…

Nolte India chooses Salesforce to boost sales efficiency

Bengaluru (Karnataka): Home Studio India Pvt. Ltd., which operates Nolte retail and B2B business in India, has selected Salesforce, the…

Letters would perhaps be piece of archives: Pranab Mukherjee

New Delhi: Former President Pranab Mukherjee on Monday expressed dissatisfaction over loss of "letter writing habits" due to modern instant…

Kovind to open international science festival next month

New Delhi: President Ram Nath Kovind will inaugurate the fourth "India International Science Festival (IISF)" on October 6, it was…

Modi calls Maldives President-elect, congratulates on victory

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday congratulated Ibrahim Mohamed Solih who was elected President of the Maldives following…

Rainy Tuesday morning in Delhi

New Delhi: Following overnight rains, the sky remained overcast in the national capital on Tuesday, with the Met predicting off…