Sci-tech

New Chinese missile can attack aircraft carriers, THAAD

In order to de-escalate tensions surrounding the Korean peninsula, Beijing has come up with an initiative to call on North Korea to refrain from carrying out fu...


Doctors advise Kapil Mishra to get hospitalised

The AAP, which termed Mishra's allegations as "baseless", suspended him from the party's primary membership at the Political Affairs Committee (PAC) meeting on ...


Nissan's Sunderland plant hit by cyber-attack

Experts have been working round-the-clock to restore IT systems of Britain's National Health Service (NHS) after a large-scale cyber-hack by an global criminal ...


Massive ransomware attack hits 99 countries

Victims have six hours to pay before a $300 ransom goes up, one expert said. As of this afternoon, 16 facilities with the NHS, which is the publicly funded he...


Next Weeks Broker Price Targets For Office Depot, Inc. (NASDAQ:ODP)

Fairpointe Lc reported 2.89% of its portfolio in Office Depot Inc (NASDAQ:ODP). The Weekly and Monthly Volatility stands at 3.89% and 3.16%. Following the compl...


UK government in dark over who behind cyber attack

The interior ministry said about 1,000 computers had been infected but it had localized the virus. By Kaspersky Lab's count, the malware struck at least 74 co...


China Discusses Nuclear Threat With New South Korean President

He was elected following a corruption scandal that saw his conservative predecessor Park Geun-Hye impeached. In their first phone conversation since his elect...


SpaceX all set to launch first military satellite

The successful liftoff was from the Kennedy Space Center at Cape Canaveral, Florida. A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket has lifted off from the southeastern USA state o...


NFL Draft 2017: Clemson's Deshaun Watson picked by Bill O'Brien, Texans

To me, the Watson pick was the best of the bunch. Whenever my name is called, my opportunity is called, I'm just going to take advantage of it. April 28, 201...


Google Pixel 2 leak suggests third phone is seriously powerful

The rumored Pixel device is believed to be in the process of testing and being benchmarked. As you can see above, the Pixel 2 prototype responsible for these ...


France's Macron will fight global warming, and wants USA experts to help

Russia also denied interfering in last year's USA election campaign after US intelligence agencies accused Russian President Vladimir Putin in January of orderi...


Delhi reels under hottest day of season, worse ahead

The Safdarjung observatory, whose recording is considered the official figure for Delhi, registered a high of 41.7 degrees Celsius. Delhiites today woke up to...


Microsoft Announces New Developer Services and Tools

Some seven years in the making, the game-changing data solution was based on "foundational work" conducted by Microsoft Researcher Leslie Lamport, a victor of...


Benitez gets assurances, set to lead Newcastle in EPL

The St James' Park side have won the Championship and are preparing for lie back in the Premier League. Ashley's track record with previous bosses is sketchy ...


U.S. delegates to attend China's Belt and Road forum

There's concerns poor countries could be left laden with massive debts. Yet the forum is as much about promoting Xi's image at home as it is about pushing his...


United Nations climate talks begin amid uncertainty over U.S. position

The White House on Tuesday postponed for a second time a key meeting on whether the United States should withdraw from the worldwide Paris climate change ...


U.S. inks 'historic' beef deal with China

NORTHAM: Under the agreement, China will open its market to US beef importers by mid-July. "You watch and you'll see". Foreign-owned firms will also be ab...


Dramatic rescue as girl jumps in front of moving train in China

Two more people can be seen rushing over to help him as the train arrives at the platform. This she did seconds before the high-speed train was about to reach t...


Europa League | Manchester United to meet Ajax in final

While a 17th minute Marouane Fellaini header put United 2-0 ahead on aggregate, Celta Vigo equalized through Facundo Roncaglia in the 85'. Damir Skomina, an o...


Jakarta: Governor Ahok's Blasphemy Conviction Sparks Protests

Indonesia's President Joko Widodo, aka Jokowi, was targeted by a smear campaign when running for President in 2014, which claimed that he had Chinese ancestors ...


Microsoft officially releases Visual Studio 2017 for Mac

Eliminating the need to have a physical Mac in their environment makes iOS app development easier for developers on Windows, said Patrick Moorhead, president an...


Greatest Tech Gadgets for New Moms - Spend a Perfect Mother's Day!

She will love the flowers and that essay of a status you'll be posting on Facebook (along with the throwback photo where she looks pretty, and you look ex...


Extortionist hack of United Kingdom hospitals part of worldwide attack

A reporter from the Health Service Journal said the attack had affected X-ray imaging systems, pathology test results, phone systems and patient administration ...


Full Moon in Full Bloom

May's "full flower" moon is set to appear in the sky Wednesday evening. The flower moon is officially full at 5:42 p.m. Elsewhere, people of the Cree Na...


Leaked NSA tools used in global cyber attack, analysts say

Security researchers are warning of a ransomware outbreak that is spreading around the globe. According to The Guardian , the attack began at roughly 12:30PM...


SpaceX conducted the first tests of the carrier rocket Falcon Heavy

On Tuesday, SpaceX completed a successful static fire test of the Falcon Heavy, which will become the most powerful working rocket in the world upon launch. S...


Who you gonna call? Dinosaur named for 'Ghostbusters' beast Zuul

Zuul crurivastator , a newly discovered species of armoured dinosaur named after a creature from Ghostbusters , is shown at the Royal Ontario Museum . When ...


NHS hit by major cyber attack with hackers demanding ransom

At least 16 organisations within the NHS, some of them responsible for several hospitals each, reported being targeted in today's hack. British hospitals...


Magnitude 6.8 quake hits off Antarctica

Friday morning. Since midnight, there have been six more quakes in Kitsap County. Seismologists believe the quakes are being caused by fluid moving undernea...


Massive ransomware attack hits 74 countries

UPDATE-Attackers have hit several hospitals in the United Kingdom, along with major corporations in Spain and other countries with a ransomware attack, disrupti...


Cyberattack Hits England's National Health Service With Ransom Demands

The hackers are demanding payment of 300 United States dollars worth of the online currency Bitcoin, after NHS computers saw a message pop up saying: "Ooops, yo...


Eurovision 2017: Everything you need to know but were afraid to ask

It is, after all, the birthplace of ABBA - one of Eurovision's biggest creations. When it comes to selecting a Eurovision song, there are too many ridiculous ch...


South Korea Doesn't Have a Clue What To Do About the North

Not only did Trump go ahead with the deployment without waiting to consult the new president but also, he said that South Korea would have to foot the bill fo...


For The First Time Ever, SpaceX Launches Spy Satellite Into Orbit

Few details have been released about NROL-76, a satellite designed, built and operated by the National Reconnaissance Office , a member of the U.S. intelligenc...


Microsoft Azure Cosmos DB, a global solution for API devs

This new DB service is designed for everything from IoT to AI to mobile with high levels of performance, fault tolerance and support for almost every data type....