Russia expelled 23 British diplomats on Saturday in a carefully calibrated retaliatory move against London, which has accused the Kremlin of orchestrating a nerve toxin attack on a former Russian double agent and his daughter in southern England. Escalating a crisis in relations, Russia said it was also shutting down the activities of the British […]
Facebook has made the decision to expand the reach of its data-friendly app, Facebook Lite, to territories that already have solid wireless networks, to more countries including developed ones, to attract users struggling with slower mobile data connections. Today, the social network revealed that the Facebook Lite app is now available to download in the […]
Mauritius President Ameenah Gurib-Fakim resigned on Saturday after being embroiled in a scandal over her use of a credit card to buy luxury personal items, in an abrupt change of heart after vowing she would not stand down. Gurib-Fakim, Africa’s only female head of state, submitted her resignation in the “national interest,” her lawyer Yousouf […]
A Teenage Girl breathed her last after her mobile phone exploded while she was speaking on Friday. This tragic incident happened in India. Uma Oram was talking with her relative while the mobile was put on charging. All of a sudden, The phone exploded and resulted in severe burn injuries on her chest and other […]
Lionel Messi scored his 99th and 100th goals in the Champions League to send Barcelona through to the quarter-finals for the 11th straight season with a 3-0 win over Chelsea on Wednesday. Barcelona advanced 4-1 on aggregate following a 1-1 first-leg draw in London.
World renowned physicist Stephen Hawking has died at the age of 76. He died peacefully at his home in Cambridge in the early hours of Wednesday, his family said. The British scientist was famed for his work with black holes and relativity, and wrote several popular science books including A Brief History of Time. At […]
Roma overcame a poor first-half performance to beat Shakhtar Donetsk 1-0 on Tuesday and reach the quarterfinals of the Champions League on the away goals rule after a 2-2 aggregate score.
Manchester United crashed out of the Champions League after suffering a 2-1 aggregate defeat to Sevilla at Old Trafford on Tuesday night.
Sri Lanka shut down social messaging networks including Facebook on Wednesday to control violence targeted at the country’s minority Muslims, officials said, even after the imposition of emergency in the Buddhist-majority island. Tension has been growing between the two communities in Sri Lanka over the past year, with some hardline Buddhist groups accusing Muslims of […]
Coca-Cola announced plans to launch an alcoholic drink in Japan. In a February 2018 interview on the Coca Cola Japan website, the president of Coca-Cola’s Japan business unit Jorge Garduño said the company is planning to ‘experiment’ with an alcoholic drink. ‘We’re also going to experiment with a product in a category known in Japan […]