Microsoft’s Nadella says India ready to build mass-scale apps

The Times of India | 2017-02-21

BENGALURU: Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella said the kind of IT infrastructure India has built and the artificial intelligence (AI) technologies that are now available enable the country to build "India-scale" applications that can dramatically improve the quality and reach of education, healthcare,...

Julian Assange 'happy' about the rise of fake news

Engadget | 2017-02-21

Wikileaks founder Julian Assange is taking time out from hiding in the Ecuadorian embassy in London to sing the praises of fake news. He appeared via satellite at a Q&A in Sydney, Australia this weekend, where he defended his organization and pai... ......


Technology News

HSBC's 2016 pre-tax profit slumps 62 percent; sets new $1 billion share buy-back

The Times of India | 2017-02-21

HONG KONG (Reuters) - HSBC Holdings reported a 62 percent slump in annual pre-tax profit that fell way short of analysts' estimates due to one-time charges related to some businesses, and announced a new $1 billion share buy-back. Europe's biggest bank by assets said on Tuesday profit before tax for...

Dozens of Chinese Firms Seek to Use Ivanka Trump's Name as Trademark

Sputnik | 2017-02-20

At least 65 businesses in China are willing to sell their products under the name of US President Donald Trump’s daughter Ivanka as a trademark, according to the Chinese Trademark Office of the State Administration for Industry and Commerce. ......


Business News

Snail venom compound 'offers chronic pain therapy'

BBC News | 2017-02-21

Writing in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, scientists from the University of Utah said the compound appeared to have a beneficial effect on parts of the nervous...

Two Malaria Vaccines Achieve Success In Early Trials

IFL Science | 2017-02-20

Sometimes science moves painfully slowly, and then it all seems to happen at once. In the space of a week, two successful trials have been announced for different malaria vaccines. We are still some way from a solution to a disease that infects more than 200 million people a year, killing 400,000,...


See more images

Images for Health

Health News

Soccer-Wenger astonished by Sutton's fight after FA Cup win

DNA India | 2017-02-21

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger left Sutton United with a deeper respect for non-league football after watching his Premier League charges being pushed hard by their far less illustrious opponents in the FA Cup fifth round. Arsenal ran out 2-0 winners at Sutton's tiny...

Featured Gaming Articles

Please tell us which country and city you'd like to see the weather in.

Top Stories Worldwide | 2017-02-20

Report: Trump Personal Lawyer Sent Ex-NSA Chief Flynn A Plan To Lift Russia Sanctions

Former national security advisor Michael Flynn was sent a hand-delivered sealed proposal detailing a method for the Trump administration to lift sanctions... | 2017-02-20

Members Of British Parliament Pour Scorn On Trump In State Visit Debate

Members of Britain’s Parliament lined up on Monday to pour scorn on a “racist and sexist” Donald Trump, whom they said should not be allowed to come to Britain... | 2017-02-20

Report: Alleged Erdogan Assassination Attempt Trial Opens In Turkey

The 47 people charged with attempting to kill Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on the night of the failed coup in July 2016 while he vacationed with his... | 2017-02-20

Vatican And Rome's Jewish Community To Host Landmark Menorah Exhibition

The Vatican and Rome's Jewish museum will jointly host an unprecedented exhibition on the menorah, the ancient symbol of Judaism, and try to put to rest legends...

The Washington Post | 2017-02-20

Magnitude 4.7 earthquake shakes Panama’s capital

An earthquake caused skyscrapers in Panama’s capital to sway Monday and led to the evacuation of some buildings. There were no immediate reports of injuries....

Open Minds Worldwide

Alternet | 2017-02-21

If/When Trump Goes Down, What Are the Take-aways For Us All?

Using psychology to cope with the effects of our current president. If you don’t learn the lessons...

Alternet | 2017-02-21

Trump Administration Tells World Leaders to Just Ignore What the President Says: Report

“The dirty little secret of the ‘Never-Mind-What-Trump-Said’ approach to foreign policy is that it’s...