Saturday, Feb 16, 2019 | Last Update : 02:24 PM IST


A man attacked by mountain lion, fought back and choked it to death

A man who was attacked by a mountain lion while running on a northern Colorado trail fought back and killed the animal by choking it.

06 Feb 2019 1:32 PM

Two new Google apps to benefit the deaf

Google has introduced two new apps for Android designed to help deaf and hard-of-hearing people: Live Transcribe and Sound Amplifier.

06 Feb 2019 10:32 AM

Rahul Gandhi meets students to have 'open conversation' on poll manifesto

Congress president Rahul Gandhi has put out a video of his interaction with students on Twitter.

06 Feb 2019 10:20 AM

WOW! Check out the first supersonic jet to launch soon

Boeing partners with Aerion to accelerate supersonic travel, Aerion's AS2 will be the first supersonic business jet.

06 Feb 2019 10:05 AM

Priests, bishops sexually abused nuns admits, Pope Francis

Pope Francis admitted on Tuesday that Catholic priests and bishops had sexually abused nuns, the latest scandal to rock the church.

06 Feb 2019 10:04 AM


USB stick found in Leopard seal poo

The stick was in good condition, “considering where it had come from”, and the researchers let it dry out for a few weeks.

06 Feb 2019 9:46 AM

Android devices with Apple-like 3D sensing tech expected this year

Lumentum forayed into the smartphone market with vertical-cavity surface-emitting lasers for Face ID, Animoji and portrait mode.

06 Feb 2019 9:43 AM

US warns European allies against use of Chinese gear for 5G networks

The US fears China could use the equipment for espionage — a concern that Huawei says is unfounded.

06 Feb 2019 9:41 AM

Apple to pay $571 million back-taxes to French authorities

Apple’s French division confirmed the tax payment agreement, but did not disclose how much it had agreed to pay.

06 Feb 2019 9:40 AM

Apple questioned on FaceTime flaw

The flaw allowed users to hear the audio of a person they were calling before that person answered the call.

06 Feb 2019 9:38 AM


UN experts say North Korea hiding missiles at airports

North Korea's nuclear and ballistic missile programs remain intact and Pyongyang is using airports to shield its weapons.

06 Feb 2019 9:26 AM

10th pass man from Hyderabad invents alcohol detector

The detector can sense whether the driver has consumed alcohol or not and can accordingly restrict the vehicle's engine.

05 Feb 2019 2:08 PM

11 year old, bullied for last name ‘Trump’, invited to US President's speech

When US President Donald Trump delivers his second State of the Union speech to Congress on Tuesday.

05 Feb 2019 12:40 PM

2 Indian-American women oppose nomination of Neomi Rao

Two leading Indian-American women have led the Democratic party’s move to oppose the nomination of community legal luminary Neomi Rao.

05 Feb 2019 10:50 AM

Women are now allowed to work in underground mines

The Central Government on Monday decided to allow women to work in underground coal mines and also do night shifts.

04 Feb 2019 4:10 PM


Denied new mobile to play PUBG, Mumbai teenager hangs himself: Cops

An 18-year-old boy committed suicide after he had an argument with his family members over buying a new mobile phone for playing PUBG game.

04 Feb 2019 3:22 PM

Crocodiles out on streets in Australia after devastating floods

Australia's tropical north typically experiences heavy rains during the monsoons, but the recent downpour has far exceeded normal levels.

04 Feb 2019 3:18 PM

Mexican drug kingpin El Chapo drugged, raped teenage girls: Witness

Needing them as source of 'vitamin' the US government said the Mexican kingpin drugged and raped girls as young as 13.

04 Feb 2019 11:40 AM

Apple to launch iPhone SE 2 this year?

iPhone SE 2 will also sport FaceID and feature a notch on the top.

04 Feb 2019 9:56 AM

WW1 grenade found in French potato shipment

The device was safely detonated after it was discovered at the Calbee snacks factory on Saturday.

03 Feb 2019 10:12 AM