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Royal baby boy: Duchess of Cambridge gives birth to prince

April 23, 2018 18:22 PM

ENGLAND, April 23: The Duchess of Cambridge has given birth to her third child. The baby boy was delivered at 11.01am today weighing 8lbs 7oz, Kensington Palace confirmed.

Pasang Lhamu Sherpa defied societal norms to climb Mount Everest

April 23, 2018 17:01 PM

On Oct. 5, 1990, French mountaineer Christine Janin became the first French woman to summit the peak of Mount Everest. She climbed the Earth’s highest mountain with a team composed of mostly French women, which was one reason Pasang Lhamu Sherpa stood out.

Liverpool star as good as Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo

April 23, 2018 14:29 PM

MOHAMED SALAH is on a par with Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo and he’ll prove it over the next 10 years, says Liverpool captain Jordan Henderson.

World's first ocean plastic-cleaning machine set to tackle Great Pacific Garbage Patch

April 23, 2018 14:15 PM

April 23: Scientists are preparing to launch the world's first machine to clean up the planet's largest mass of ocean plastic.

ICC to Discuss Entry of More Associate Teams in World Cup

April 23, 2018 11:36 AM

KOLKOTA, April 23: The International Cricket Council (ICC) will discus at its board meeting here about how to address the issue of accommodating more associate teams in future World Cups, an official said on Sunday.

US Bangla questions Nepal's crash report

April 23, 2018 09:14 AM

US-Bangla Airlines yesterday raised questions over the primary investigation report of the Nepalese authorities on the March 12 crash of its plane at Kathmandu airport that left 51 dead, 27 of them Bangladeshis.

Sanju Samson, Krishnappa Gowtham guide Rajasthan Royals to tense win

April 23, 2018 06:42 AM

Sanju Samson’s second 52, guided by Krishnappa Gowtham’s 11-ball 33 helped Rajasthan Royals secure a tense three-wicket win over Mumbai Indians.

Chennai Super Kings beat Sunrisers Hyderabad by four runs

April 23, 2018 06:34 AM

HYDERABAD, April 23: Chennai Super Kings (CSK) pipped Sunrisers Hyderabad by four runs at theRajiv Gandhi International Stadium here on Sunday to return to the top of the Indian Premier League (IPL) table.

ISIS claims responsibility for suicide blast that killed at least 31 people at voter registration centre in Kabul

April 22, 2018 15:28 PM

KABUL, April 22: ISIS has claimed responsibility for suicide blast that killed at least 31 at a voter registration centre in Kabul.

Earth Day 2018: Everything you need to know

April 22, 2018 12:10 PM

People around the world will come together this weekend to celebrate the planet and to take action to protect it.

Insomnia can make you fat. Here are 12 science-backed ways to sleep better

April 22, 2018 11:39 AM

Sleep influences every aspect of your health, from weight loss to digestion and detoxification. So, if you have trouble sleeping or suffer from insomnia, you need to make these 12 lifestyle changes right now.

LG G7 ThinQ leak: new LG phone will take on Samsung Galaxy S9 with a smart AI button

April 22, 2018 11:29 AM

The LG G7 ThinQ hasn’t been officially unveiled yet but a juicy new leak reveals it will come toting a dedicated artificial intelligence button, giving instant access to Google Assistant without the need to speak to him/her/it.

Suarez scores twice as Barcelona thrash Sevilla in the Copa del Rey

April 22, 2018 10:31 AM

April 22: Barcelona won their fourth successive Copa del Rey with a merciless 5-0 thrashing of Sevilla as departing hero Andres Iniesta joined the usual suspects on the scoresheet.

Girl, 7, refuses to allow cancer to destroy her dream: Youngster has her limb reattached backwards so that she can dance again

April 22, 2018 09:56 AM

April 22: A seven-year-old girl who lost part of her leg to bone cancer has had it reattached backwards so she can dance again.

AB de Villiers eases Royal Challengers Bangalore to win over Delhi Daredevils

April 22, 2018 06:47 AM

AB De Villiers overshadowed Rishabh Pant’s 48-ball 85 to lift Royal Challengers Bangalore to fifth in the IPL 2018 points table. Delhi Daredevils remain at the bottom.

Hundreds of neo-Nazis mass for festival to mark Hitler's birthday

April 21, 2018 18:32 PM

BERLIN, April 21: Hundreds of neo-Nazis were missing Friday on Adolf Hitler's birthday for a two-day festival in a remote eastern German town where citizens and anti-fascist groups staged spirited counter-protests.

Here's who could replace Wenger in Arsenal

April 21, 2018 15:36 PM

The Arsenal board drew up a five-strong shortlist to send to Stan Kroenke in the event of Arsene Wenger’s departure, according to reliable BBC journalist David Ornstein.

Bashar al Assad hands back Legion d'Honneur medal as he calls the French 'slaves of the US' after missile attack

April 21, 2018 14:23 PM

SYRIA, April 21: Syrian dictator Bashar al-Assad has sent a prestigious French award back in the post - saying he does not want to be honoured by 'a slave regime of the United States that supports terrorism'.

Gojal: Where Pakistan begins

April 21, 2018 10:42 AM

It’s the second week of November. There is a tremendous silence around me; snowflakes fall gently from the sky. The day is so white — there’s no color in sight save for my red jeep and gray jacket, all other colors have become invisible under the thick snow.

Remembering Avicii, the pop innovator who led EDM into the mainstream

April 21, 2018 09:56 AM

Avicii was an avatar as much as he was a producer. Exploding on to the scene in 2011 with his unabashedly saccharine hit Levels, the Swedish musician born Tim Bergling represented, depending on where one stood, either the best or worst of dance music’s rise in the United States.