Wednesday, March 15, 2017
The next time you want any information about a stranger, try the new facial recognition app on your iPhone - Facezam. The app can provide a person's details by simply matching a photograph on Facebook.
Thursday, September 15, 2016
American movie star Leonardo DiCaprio unveils today a new, free technology that allows users to spy on global fishing practices, in a bid to curb illegal fishing.
Wednesday, August 10, 2016
Pakistani mourners flocked to funerals on Tuesday for 74 victims, most of them lawyers, of the bombing of a hospital in the southwestern city of Quetta, and legal organisations staged a nationwide strike in protest.
Sunday, June 5, 2016
Muhammad Ali traveled the world as a fighter and humanitarian, but he always came home to Louisville.
Sunday, May 1, 2016
Communist Party of India (CPI) national secretary D Raja today charged the NDA government with taking "anti-working class" measures in the name of reforms, one example of which was to try and "privatise PSUs like the banking sector".
Friday, April 15, 2016
Fierce fighting raged today around Syria's Aleppo as a surge in violence forced tens of thousands more to flee their homes, overshadowing the latest round of peace talks in Geneva.
Wednesday, April 6, 2016
South Africa's scandal-plagued President Jacob Zuma on Tuesday survived an impeachment vote in parliament launched after the constitutional court ruled he had ignored an order to repay state funds spent on his private home.
Tuesday, March 29, 2016
Pakistan's involvement with jihadi terror groups at the highest level, aimed at using against India in Jammu and Kashmir, has backfired, Pakistan's ex-diplomat Husain Haqqani said today following the deadly terror attack in Lahore.
Saturday, December 12, 2015
As both countries "in principle" agreed for cooperation in civil nuclear energy, Japan today cautioned India that it will be "quite natural" for it to review its cooperation if New Delhi goes for a nuclear test.
Friday, December 11, 2015
Ministers from across the planet are expected to wrap up a 195-nation UN climate-saving deal on Saturday, one day later than the original deadline, the French hosts said.
Friday, November 27, 2015
France paid tribute today to the 130 mostly young people killed while they were enjoying themselves in Paris two weeks ago by Islamist gunmen and suicide bombers in the most deadly attacks the nation has seen since World War Two.
Thursday, November 5, 2015
A Bosnian Muslim cleric was sentenced to seven years in jail today for recruiting fighters to join Islamic State in Syria and Iraq, under a new law aimed at stopping people becoming terrorists in the Middle East.
Thursday, November 5, 2015
Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella says his company is working on a world without passwords. Face recognition and other biometrics may soon replace the way we access systems he told industry leaders and government officials in Mumbai today.
Tuesday, October 6, 2015
British spies can hack into phones remotely with a simple text message and make audio recordings or take photos without owners knowing, former US intelligence contractor Edward Snowden said on Monday.
Tuesday, September 29, 2015
State Election Commission (SEC) today deregistered 16 state-level political parties in Maharashtra, including the Ramdas Athawale-led RPI faction, for alleged failure to submit income tax returns and audited accounts between 2005 and 2014.