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Manchester City put together £305 million to buy Neymar

March 22, 2018 16:40 PM

Manchester City are reportedly ready to put together a stunning £305million transfer package to beat Manchester United and Real Madrid to Paris Saint-Germain forward Neymar.

Zuckerberg: Facebook must 'step up' after data scandal

March 22, 2018 14:38 PM

SAN FRANCISCO, March 22: Facebook chief Mark Zuckerberg broke his silence Wednesday on the data scandal rocking the social media giant, admitting mistakes that led to a "breach of trust" with its two billion users, and vowing to step up.

Galaxy S9 has Apple fans rushing to offload their four-month-old iPhone X

March 22, 2018 12:27 PM

Apple fans are rushing to dump their four-month-old iPhone X for the Galaxy S9, according to new data.

'Unimaginable trauma'

March 22, 2018 12:18 PM

CALGARY, March 22: As leader of one of Canada’s largest refugee agencies, Fariborz Birjandian, a refugee himself, has years of experience welcoming the world’s most vulnerable — Kosovar Albanians fleeing ethnic cleansing, Burmese Karens evicted from Thai refugee camps and Syrians escaping the civil war.

Stormy Daniels lie detector results released

March 21, 2018 16:32 PM

NEW YORK, March 21: According to a polygraph test conducted in 2011 and obtained by CBS News, the porn actress was found to be telling the truth about her claim that she had unprotected sex with Donald Trump.

Dentist reveals the 8 foods that cause bad breath

March 21, 2018 14:19 PM

There are many underlying causes of bad breath, but the most common tend to be a dry mouth, often triggered by a lack of saliva through smoking, drinking alcohol, snoring and long periods of speaking to name but a few.

WhatsApp’s co-founder is urging everyone to delete Facebook

March 21, 2018 13:40 PM

In a tweet on Tuesday, WhatsApp co-founder Brian Acton joined the chorus of voices calling on people to delete the social network. His advice to users to stop using the service is notable because WhatsApp is owned by Facebook.

'Trump lawyer seeks $20 million damages from Stormy Daniels'

March 20, 2018 19:32 PM

WASHINGTON, March 20:  A law firm representing U.S. President Donald Trump and the corporation that paid porn actress Stormy Daniels $130,000 in what she called hush money over an alleged affair with Trump said in a court filing that it was seeking at least $20 million in damages for multiple violations of a nondisclosure agreement.

39 Indian hostages held by ISIS in Iraq killed

March 20, 2018 16:23 PM

NEW DELHI, March 20: The 39 Indian citizens kidnapped in 2014 by ISIS in Iraq were killed, confirmed external affairs minister Sushma Swaraj on Tuesday.

World's last male northern white rhino, Sudan, dies

March 20, 2018 12:50 PM

The world's last male northern white rhino,Sudan, has died after "age-related complications," researchers announced Tuesday, saying he "stole the heart of many with his dignity and strength."

Uber suspends self-driving car tests after woman dies in Arizona

March 20, 2018 10:57 AM

ARIZONA, Mar 20: The autonomous vehicle, which was travelling at 65 km/hour and had an operator behind the wheel, did not seem to slow down as it approached the pedestrian.

People with depression use language differently – here's how to spot it

March 20, 2018 08:44 AM

From the way you move and sleep, to how you interact with people around you, depression changes just about everything. It is even noticeable in the way you speak and express yourself in writing. Sometimes this “language of depression” can have a powerful effect on others. Just consider the impact of the poetry and song lyrics of Sylvia Plath and Kurt Cobain, who both killed themselves after suffering from depression.

Water shortages could affect 5bn people by 2050, UN report warns

March 19, 2018 17:30 PM

BRASILIA, March 19: More than 5 billion people could suffer water shortages by 2050 due to climate change, increased demand and polluted supplies, according to a UN report on the state of the world’s water.

US-Bangla plane crash: 23 bodies to be taken back home today

March 19, 2018 13:30 PM

March 19: The bodies of 23 of the US-Bangla plane crash victims will be taken back home from Nepal today as their identification process was completed yesterday.

Stephen Hawking predicted the end of the world in new research submitted before he died

March 19, 2018 13:14 PM

Stephen Hawking submitted a research paper predicting the end of the world and how scientists could detect evidence of another universe, just two weeks before his death. Professor Hawking passed away on Wednesday at the age of 76 at his home in Cambridge.

Stem cell transplant 'game changer' for MS patients

March 19, 2018 12:06 PM

Doctors say a stem cell transplant could be a "game changer" for many patients with multiple sclerosis.

Researchers create a novel protein ‘mat’ that can soak up pollution

March 19, 2018 11:18 AM

In a breakthrough, scientists have created novel protein mats that can soak up and trap chemical pollution. Despite years of effort to stabilise proteins outside of their native environments, scientists have made limited progress in combining proteins with synthetic components without compromising protein activity.

B'desh prof scorns Nepal's procedures and legislative complexities

March 18, 2018 14:51 PM

Dhaka Medical College Hospital's Forensic Medicine Department Associate Professor Dr Sohel Mahmud, who is now in Nepal with a team of Bangladeshi doctors, talk about the the autopsies and handover of the bodies of the victims of last week’s US-Bangla Airlines plane crash.

Roger Federer Dismisses Injury Concerns Ahead Of Indian Wells Finale

March 18, 2018 14:47 PM

World No.1 Roger Federer has insisted that he is in full health after enduring a tough three set battle against Borna Coric at the BNP Paribas Open on Saturday.

Stephen Hawking in quotes

March 18, 2018 11:36 AM

He was trapped in his own body by motor neurone disease, but that did not stop Prof Stephen Hawking help us all get an understanding of the universe.