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Coronavirus global death toll hits 2,40,000

The United States has the highest number of total deaths with 65,645 out of 1,121,414 cases.

03 May 2020 12:20 PM

World's largest plane makes first flight

The plane is designed to drop rockets and other space vehicles weighing up to 500,000 pounds.

15 Apr 2019 8:27 AM

Brazil’s first human, 12,000-year-old fossil, lost in Rio museum fire

The jewel in the crown of the museum's collection of 20 million valuable pieces, Luzia was the first human fossil found in Brazil.

04 Sep 2018 8:54 AM

How Facebook could stop a disease outbreak

Assuming there is an outbreak, and not enough vaccines for every person in the world.

03 Jan 2018 11:06 AM

Tanusree Shankar ties up with global firm for dance shows across countries

Udayananda World Heritage Dance Tour will showcase magnificent dance performances of troupe and will cover multiple countries.

09 Dec 2017 1:05 PM


Elderly couple travels around the world, in public transport

Phil and Emma Whiting spent three weeks abroad 16 trains as they travelled through Europe, across Russia, Mongolia and eventually China.

24 Nov 2017 12:46 PM

Number of big earthquakes may increase in 2018: study

Researchers found that there had been periods of around five years when Earths rotation slowed/

20 Nov 2017 3:21 PM

World pollution deadlier than wars, disasters, hunger: study

One out of every six premature deaths in the world in 2015 — about 9 million — could be attributed to disease from toxic exposure.

20 Oct 2017 8:09 AM

Will the world end on September 23?

Conspiracy theorists say Biblical prophecy of 'Rapture' predicts apocalypse will occur on day sun passes through Virgo.

15 Sep 2017 3:54 PM

All-women Indian Navy crew to sail around the world for first time

Crew met Narendra Modi who in turn wished them success for their journey across the world.

18 Aug 2017 10:52 AM


University team creates insect cookie to combat world hunger

Students bake ground-cricket-cookies for an experiment to find out if they are an alternate source of food to help combat world hunger.

04 Aug 2017 3:42 PM

Mumbai India's most expensive city; ranks 57 globally

Cost of living in Mumbai and New Delhi has become substantially more expensive over last year.

24 Jun 2017 1:54 PM