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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.

Russia expels 23 British diplomats in stand-off over spy poisoning

March 17, 2018 14:54 PM

ST. PETERSBURG, Mar 17: Russia’s government is expelling 23 British diplomats and threatened further measures in retaliation in a growing diplomatic dispute over a nerve agent attack on a former spy in Britain.

Near noisy oil fields, lovesick birds change their tunes

March 17, 2018 11:24 AM

If a sparrow sings his heart out on an oil field, but his would-be sweetheart can’t hear him above the oil pumps, what’s a bird to do?

Canadian aviation expert joins Nepal plane crash probe team

March 16, 2018 14:58 PM

A Canadian aviation expert has joined the probe body in Nepal to investigate into the plane crash of US-Bangla Airlines.

The hygiene mistakes we all make when cooking

March 16, 2018 11:49 AM

We all know start our meal preparation by washing our hands, to use a separate chopping board for raw meat and an antibacterial cleaner on surfaces. But there are some things we do that still put us at risk of food poisoning and spreads germs in the kitchen.

Early humans survived climate change by becoming more creative and sophisticated

March 16, 2018 11:42 AM

Archaeologists have uncovered new evidence that indicate that early humans were behaving more sophisticatedly, even involved in trading around 100,000 years earlier than previously thought. Experts also believe that dramatic climatic shifts in East Africa may have driven early humans to make rapid advances in developing tools and trade networks.

The 12 Best Healthy Eating Apps

March 16, 2018 11:35 AM

Improve your diet with the help of these healthy eating apps

Islami Sangh Nepal under scanner of intelligence agencies

March 16, 2018 10:00 AM

NEW DELHI, Mar 16: The Islami Sangh Nepal (ISN), a Kathmandu-based organisation, has come under the scanner of Indian intelligence agencies for allegedly providing sanctuary to fugitive Indian terrorists.

Cancer warning: Do not use this in the morning or risk deadly tumour

March 15, 2018 12:55 PM

OVARIAN cancer symptoms can include feeling bloated, weight loss, and urinating more often than normal. You could be more at risk of developing the deadly disease if you use this in the morning.

US-Bangla Airlines suspends flights to Kathmandu indefinitely

March 15, 2018 12:28 PM

KATHMANDU, Mar 15:  US-Bangla Airlines has suspended flights to Kathmandu indefinitely after its plane crashed  at the Tribhuvan International Airport, Kathmandu, killing 51 people.

Bangladeshi govt declares Thursday as mourning day

March 14, 2018 15:52 PM

DHAKA, Mar 14: The government of Bangladesh has declared Thursday (March 15) as a mourning day in memory of the victims of the US-Bangla Airlines plane crash in Kathmandu.

United Airlines apologizes after puppy onboard  dies

March 14, 2018 11:52 AM

United Airlines has apologized after a dog that was forced to travel in an overhead locker died.

Violence erupts after Nepal student found dead on Ambala college campus

March 14, 2018 11:05 AM

AMBALA, Mar 14:Students of SRM College of Technical Education here on Tuesday smashed glasses and window panes of cars, blocked the Chandigarh-Naraingarh road for two hours and pelted stones at the police after a 19-year-old student allegedly committed suicide by hanging himself on the college premises.

Physicist Stephen Hawking has died at the age of 76

March 14, 2018 09:46 AM

LONDON, Mar 14: Family spokesman says physicist Stephen Hawking has died at the age of 76.

Could Russian spy poisoning break a World War?

March 14, 2018 09:19 AM

Mar 14: Fears are growing of a possible war with Russia over the poisoning of an ex-spy and his daughter after the Russian embassy warned the British government against taking “punitive” measures in its most defiant message yet. But could World War 3 break out over the attack on Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia?

Tillerson’s firing worries some Africa experts

March 14, 2018 09:12 AM

WASHINGTON, Mar 14: The State Department had billed Secretary Rex Tillerson's first diplomatic trip to Africa as a mission to reaffirm U.S. collaboration with the continent on counterterrorism, development and good governance.

Plane flying from UAE to Turkey crashes in Iran, killing 11

March 13, 2018 11:56 AM

TEHRAN, March 13: A Turkish private jet flying a group of young women from the United Arab Emirates to Istanbul crashed Sunday in heavy rain in a mountainous region of Iran, killing all 11 people on board, authorities said.

American Idol: Katy Perry takes a tumble while dancing

March 13, 2018 11:29 AM

March 13: Katy Perry took a tumble while dancing on Monday's episode of American Idol – exposing herself to fellow judges Lionel Richie and Luke Bryan.

VWs using more diesel, failing pollution tests after recalls: study

March 12, 2018 14:17 PM

March 12: Volkswagen vehicles recalled and fixed after the worldwide "dieselgate" emissions cheating scandal are using more fuel and still failing pollution tests, according to a study by Australia's peak motoring body released Monday.

Cholera kills over 2000 in Yemen

March 12, 2018 14:10 PM

YEMEN, March 12: Over 2000 people have died of cholera in Yemen over the past year, reports Russian consumer surveillance service (Rospotrebnadzor).