Stories about Global

Jul 22 2016

Rahul meets Dalit family in Una, announces Rs 5 lakh aid

Eleven people tried to commit suicide. "Modiji talks about Gujarat model, but here whosoever raises his voice against their ideology, whoever asks for education, whoever ...

Jul 22 2016

Artist Builds Mini Border Around Trump's Hollywood Star

But today, tourists were confronted with a much smaller wall around Trump's star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. The artist took to the Walk of Fame and was inspired by co...

Jul 22 2016

New Brain Map Reveals 97 New Unknown Areas in Cerebral Cortex

It will also help scientists better understand differences between the brains of typical people and the brains of people with disorders related to brain functioning, ...

Jul 22 2016

Facebook's Internet Drone 'Aquila' Takes Flight For The First Time

Facebook made its intentions clear when two years ago, it bought over Ascenta, a small British business that specializes in solar-powered drones. For now, Facebook is wor...

Jul 22 2016

RIP VHS: Last Japanese company to manufacture VCRs to finally end production

Declining sales, plus a difficulty in obtaining the necessary parts, prompted Funai Electric to cease production. Funai Electric will stop manufacturing VCRs by the end...

Jul 21 2016

Facebook's Messenger service reaches one billion users

This means that Messenger has added another 100 million users to its ranks in just a couple of months, with the announcement that it had hit 900 million active users co...

Jul 21 2016

Syrian rebels film beheading of child 'spy'

Before being killed by a fighter with a knife, ... A young boy is seen on the back of a pickup truck surrounded by armed men who accuse him of being a spy and a member ...

Jul 21 2016

Obama tells police: 'We have your backs'

A few yards from a police roadblock on Airline Highway, Keimani Gardner was in the parking lot of a warehouse store that would ordinarily be bustling on a Sunday afternoo...

Jul 21 2016

Investors hate Softbank's record $32 billion deal

The deal was announced last night. Still, investors don't share Son's vision and excitement. Its 40% premium offer per share which sounds so generous says it all whic...

Jul 21 2016

Microsoft's big bet on the cloud is paying off

But sales from the " More Personal Computing " segment fell 4 percent. Corporate versions of the Office 365 cloud-based productivity software saw revenue increase...

Jul 21 2016

USPS stamp sets world record

Jimmy Coggins, official adjudicator for Guinness World Records, during a presentation ceremony on July 19 in the Hall of Flags at U.S. Postal Service Headquarters in Wash...

Jul 21 2016

Full Buck Moon Will Dazzle the Sky Tonight

Narlock says this summer's lack of significant clouds has made for some great sky viewing. "A full moon occurs each month when the sun, Earth, and moon line up". By n...

Jul 21 2016

Suspicious man raises alert in Brussels, but false alarm

Wednesday's incident occurred near a library adjacent to the Royal Monnaie Opera and lasted for about four hours because the man wasn't being cooperative at first, police...

Jul 21 2016

Strict behaviour rules on teams introduced in EPL

Speaking about the plan, which aims to improve behaviour, they say, "This will focus on behaviour towards match officials, with the aim of reducing disrespectful conduct ...

Jul 21 2016

SpaceX Wants More Landing Sites At Cape Canaveral

Those calls were placed despite SpaceX issuing a warning a week before the launch, plus extensive warnings in the local press about the landing attempt. The triple land...

Jul 21 2016

Russian weightlifters banned for doping

The Olympic leadership said it will also have to wait for a Court of Arbitration for Sports ruling on Thursday on an appeal by 68 Russian athletes against an IAAF ban. Th...

Jul 21 2016

Is BT internet down? Outage knocks United Kingdom offline

According to the website Down Detector , reports came in from London, Birmingham, Manchester, Milton Keynes, Nottingham, Leeds, Sheffield, Bristol, Liverpool, and Leices...

Jul 21 2016

Pokemon GO helps Nintendo become worth more than Sony

Nintendo's revolutionary rally in its share prices skyrocketed even after its release of " Pokemon Go ". Since release of the game, $23 billion (2.5 trillion Yen) has ...

Jul 20 2016

Turkey's Erdogan recounts night of coup, mulls death penalty

Erdogan is also likely to step up pressure against the US, which he believes is working with Gulen to push him out of office. Seated in a reception room in his 25-acre ...

Jul 20 2016

No Tebow: Former NFL QB denies NYT report on speaking at RNC

His daughters Ivanka and sons Donald and Eric Jr, each of whom has taken on a large role in the campaign, will take turns at the podium, and Trump's wife Melania and youn...