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Cloud business boosts Microsoft's revenue


Sharp growth in its commercial cloud computing business helped lift Microsoft Corp's quarterly revenue above Wall Street's expectations, sending the technology company's shares up more than 4 percent

Borna Coric sinks Jack Sock, Croats in semi-finals

Croatia completed a stunning Davis Cup comeback from 0-2 down to beat the USA 3-2 on Sunday and advance to the semi-finals where they will face France.

Lydia Ko splits honours at LPGA golf


Lydia Ko of New Zealand watches her drive on the sixth hole in the second round of the Marathon Classic LPGA tournament at Highland Meadows Golf Club in Sylvania, Ohio (USA), on Friday. (Photo: AFP)

Amazon CEO gets cameo in Star Trek

Jeff Bezos

Amazon founder Jeff Bezos got to live out every Trekkie’s fantasy by playing an alien in the new Star Trek movie.

US-based Fethullah Gulen President arch-enemy?

Fethullah Gulen

Mr Fethullah Gulen, the US-based cleric accused by Ankara of orchestrating the coup attempt in Turkey, has a wide following in his native country, where he enjoys support among the police and judiciar

Mick Jagger to become dad for the 8th time

Mick Jagger

Rolling Stones rocker Mick Jagger is going to be a father again and is expecting a baby with his 29-year-old girlfriend Melanie Hamrick.

Players in hunt for Pokemon-Go monsters feel real world pain

Beware: “Pokemon Go,” a new smartphone game based on cute Nintendo characters like Squirtle and Pikachu, can be harmful to your health.

I’m not pregnant, I’m fed up: Jennifer Aniston

Jennifer Aniston

Actress Jennifer Aniston slam-med the false pregnancy rumours in an essay she wrote for a news portal.

Pokemon Go's mania is twisting real life

The game marks a turning point for augmented reality.

The game's popularity has created unintended consequences in everyday life.

Manny Pacquiao looks to return to ring

Manny Pacquiao

Filipino boxing star Manny Pacquiao plans to come out of retirement to fight an as yet to be named opponent later this year, his promoter said Tuesday, though the boxer said no fight has yet been set.

“‘I have nothing to confess,’ said the spider Confronting God Yama at the gate Then opening his jaws a little wider He accounted for everything he ate. Flies, fleas and moths he trapped

India’s federal structure calls for the division and sharing of powers on a territorial basis between the Centre and states.