Golden Globe awards

Movies about race, politics and music dominated nominations for the Golden Globe awards, setting the stage for a lively Hollywood awards season leading up to the Oscars in February. Dark comedy “Vice,” a scathing look at the rise to power of former U.S. Vice President Dick Cheney, led all...
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Amazon Go

Amazon.com Inc is looking at bringing its futuristic checkout-free store format to airports in an effort to win business from hungry, time-pressed travelers, according to public records and a person familiar with the strategy. The move underscores how a company that started as an online bookseller is making forays...
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How Iran spreads disinformation around the world

Website Nile Net Online promises Egyptians “true news” from its offices in the heart of Cairo’s Tahrir Square, “to expand the scope of freedom of expression in the Arab world.” Its views on America do not chime with those of Egypt’s state media, which celebrate Donald Trump’s warm relations...
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Unlock the Speed with the OnePlus 6T

OnePlus has announced its latest premium flagship device, the OnePlus 6T. Featuring Screen Unlock, the industry’s fastest in-display fingerprint technology, the OnePlus 6T provides users with a fast, natural and intuitive way to unlock your device, while benefiting from a large display with minimal bezels. Taking just .34 seconds...
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Modric wins 2018 Ballon d’Or, breaks Messi-Ronaldo dominance

Real Madrid’s Croatia midfielder Luka Modric was named winner of the 2018 Ballon d’Or, breaking Cristiano Ronaldo’s and Lionel Messi’s decade-long hold on the prestigious award. Juventus forward and 2017 winner Ronaldo came second, while Atletico Madrid and France striker Antoine Griezmann came third. Paris St Germain’s France forward...
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Boeing Co opened its first 737

Boeing Co opened its first 737 completion plant in China on Saturday, a strategic investment aimed at building a sales lead over arch-rival Airbus in one of the world’s top travel markets that has been overshadowed by the U.S-China trade war. The world’s largest planemaker also delivered the first...
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Scientists create ‘mini placenta’ organoids in a lab dish

Scientists in Britain have succeeded in creating mini human placenta organoids which they say will transform scientific understanding of reproductive disorders such as pre-eclampsia and miscarriage. The organoids – miniature functional cellular models of the human placenta’s earliest stages – will also allow researchers to explore what makes a...
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Cyclone Gaja tears Tamil Nadu coast with heavy rain

Cyclone Gaja ripped through Nagapattinam early Friday uprooting trees and snapping power lines leaving a trail of destruction in coastal districts besides claiming 13 lives and flooding standing crops. The cyclonic storm crossed Tamil Nadu’s coast between Nagapattinam and nearby Vedaranyam early hours Friday, bringing in heavy rains in...
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Sabarimala under tight security cover

With hardly few time left for the beginning of the annual pilgrimage season on Saturday, the Kerala Police have brought Sabarimala and the pilgrim base camps at Pampa and Nilackal under strict vigil in view of the on-going protests by various Right-wing organisations against the Supreme Court verdict permitting...
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