Gene linked to dementia also associated with severe COVID-19 risk: Study

London, May 26 (PTI): People with a faulty gene linked to a greater risk of dementia, may also have increased chances of developing severe...

Indian-American IBM scientist bags inventor of the year award for improving AI capabilities

Washington, May 26 (PTI): Prolific Indian-American inventor Rajiv Joshi has bagged the prestigious Inventor of the Year award in recognition of his pioneering work...

UK plans new 5G club of 10 democracies, including India: Report

London, May 29 (PTI) The British government has approached the US with the prospect of creating a 5G club of 10 democracies, including India,...

Stormy weather puts damper on SpaceX’s 1st astronaut launch

Cape Canaveral (US), May 26 (AP): Stormy weather is threatening to delay SpaceX's first astronaut launch. A SpaceX rocket is scheduled to blast off Wednesday...

Trump says US terminating relationship with WHO, accuses it of misleading world about coronavirus

Washington, May 30 (PTI) President Donald Trump has announced that the United States will terminate its relationship with the World Health Organisation, saying it...

Hundreds of troops deployed as angry US anti-racism protests spread

WASHINGTON , May 29 (AFP) : Hundreds of troops deployed to the streets of Minneapolis and St. Paul early Friday after a third night...

Hong Kong police stamp out national anthem law protests

Hong Kong, May 27: Hong Kong police cast a dragnet around the financial hub's legislature on Wednesday, firing pepper-ball rounds and arresting hundreds as...

Indian Army Major To Be Honoured With UN Award For Her Work In South...

United Nations, May 26 (AFP): An Indian Army officer and woman peacekeeper, who has served with the UN Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS), and...

Donald Trump threatens to move the GOP convention out of Charlotte due to COVID...

Washington, May 26 (PTI): US President Donald Trump on Monday threatened to move the Republican convention out of Charlotte in North Carolina if its...

Indian-American IBM scientist bags inventor of the year award for improving AI capabilities

Washington, May 29 (PTI): Prolific Indian-American inventor Rajiv Joshi has bagged the prestigious Inventor of the Year award in recognition of his pioneering work...

Nepali Congress holds discussion on new political map

Kathmandu, May 30 (PTI) The Nepali Congress, the main Opposition party, on Saturday discussed the Constitution amendment bill related to a new political map...

Coronavirus Heightens Health Risks Of “Record-Breaking Hot Summer In Northern Hemisphere”: UN

Geneva, Switzerland, May 26 (AFP): The UN's weather agency warned Tuesday that COVID-19 would amplify the risks of what was expected to be a...

India-China military ties ‘improving’: PLA

BEIJING, Dec 26: China's People's Liberation Army (PLA) said on Thursday that its ties with the Indian military are "improving" with the strategic dialogue,...

Global Coronavirus Deaths Cross 3,50,000-Mark: Report

Paris, May 26 (AFP): More than 350,000 deaths from the new coronavirus have been recorded worldwide since it first appeared in China in December,...

Three Indian companies get licence to manufacture NASA’s coronavirus ventilators

Washington, May 30 (PTI) Three Indian companies have got licences from NASA to manufacture its indigenously developed ventilators for critical COVID-19 patients. The three Indian...

Pak to setup national locust control cell to combat insects swarms: Minister

Islamabad, May 29 (PTI) The Pakistan government will set up a national body to combat the locust swarms across the country as the insects...