Sci-tech

World Braces for Repeat of Ransomeware Attack on Monday

As news of the WannaCry ransomware attack broke last week, companies and governments scrambled first to keep it contained. Hospital staff immediately unplugge...


Simple Ways to Improve your Relationship with Your Mom This Mother's Day

When your kids look for the ideal mother she exists in your child's mind as everybody else's mom. Her name is Laura. Julia Ward Howe inspired the first move...


PM: Patient records 'not compromised' in NHS cyber attack

According to a report published in the Guardian a year ago, Britain's Trident nuclear program operates on a variant of Windows XP, which has been at the cente...


How to protect yourself from the massive ransomware attack

The attack on the British National Health Service that affected 16 hospitals became the most visible and frightening symbol of the attack, after several patient...


UN Security Council condemns North Korea missile test

North Korea on Sunday launched what it said was a new type of "medium long-range" ballistic rocket that can carry a heavy nuclear warhead . "And I think certai...


Comey not anxious about Trump's tapes

Finally, Spicer was asked bluntly if there were "recording devices in the Oval Office or residence". Trump is considering naming an interim director from a gr...


Cyber chaos may grow at workweek's start

National Health Service: At least sixteen NHS organizations have been hit, according to NHS Digital. Tom Bossert, US President Donald Trump's homeland secur...


USA should not stockpile cyber weapons, Microsoft says

Current data show more than 1.3 million computer systems are still vulnerable to infection by WannaCry, which has paralysed hospitals, disrupted transport netwo...


Cyber-attack threat escalating - Europol

All sectors of the economy were vulnerable and organizations could take lessons from the banking industry, which appeared to have largely escaped the global att...


Pakistan challenges ICJ jurisdiction over Kulbhushan Yadav's conviction

Meanwhile, Foreign policy fellow at Brookings India, Dhruva Jaishankar said that Salve gave the Indian position quite clearly and he largely argued that since J...


Australia and NZ largely escape global cyber attack

On top of that, copycat versions of the malicious software have already started to spread. "We can surely expect more". "People going back to work on Monday m...


Suzuki launches the all-new DZIRE in India

The turning radius of both diesel and petrol variants is 4.8 metre. Maruti Suzuki Dzire has already received a good response as it received 33,000 booking...


OnePlus 5 AnTuTu leak confirms dual-camera and 6 GB of RAM

That being said, it is believed that the OnePlus 5 might finally have a microSD card slot, though such is still circumstantial as of the moment. All in all, t...


Amidst global ransomware attack, new versions of WannaCry emerge

Ransomware has seen an abrupt rise in the recent years, and the present-day developments are only making this threat more infamous. You've probably heard abou...


Ransomware Cyber attack threat escalating: Europol

In Asia, where many offices closed before the WannaCry ransomware struck on Friday, the attack has been less severe than expected. It has crippled Britain's h...


North Korea Renews Accusation of CIA Assassination Plot

In a statement, the 15-member Council demanded that Pyongyang conduct no further such tests. An envoy from North Korea attended a recent Belt and Road forum - n...


Latest rumors suggest September 2017 launch and design leak

In others words, those speculations suggested that the original launch schedule of August-September wouldn't be followed this year. The iPhone 8 will suppos...


2 killed after vehicle falls from flyover

Two students succumbed to injuries before they could reach the hospital and another occupant breathed his last later in the evening. While Ritu and Sanchit di...


Ambassador Hill: 'Running Out Of Time' On North Korea

When it comes to North Korea's rapidly accelerating nuclear missile program, the USA would like other countries to step up to the plate more. Some analysts bel...


Putin warns of risks of governments creating hacking tools

North Korea celebrated Sunday's launch of what appeared to be its longest-range ballistic missile yet tested in a bid to bring the U.S. mainland within reach, s...


ZeniMax suing Samsung over VR tech after winning lawsuit against Facebook's Oculus

The lawsuit , coming on the heels of ZeniMax's $500 million judgment against Facebook's Oculus, alleges Samsung profited from technology developed by ZeniMax a...


Mumbai Indians to take on Pune Supergiant in Qualifier 1

KXIP's last league game was against a resurgent RPS for a place in the play-offs. The Vivo Indian Premier League 2017 is on the verge of ending. With the...


Canadians officials ready for NAFTA renegotiation talks with US

It comes the same week that cabinet members from Nafta partners Mexico and Canada will be in Washington for meetings. Lighthizer, seen as a trade hawk, will p...


New South Korean president in calls with China, Japan leaders

North Korean state media reported the election of the South's new left-leaning president Moon Jae-In after a two-day delay, but at unusual length. Moon also app...


Year-old Student Designs World's Lightest Satellite That Weighs Only 64 Grams

The satellite has been named KalamSat, in honour of former President of India and revered scientist, Dr APJ Abdul Kalam. As per reports , 18-year-old Sharook...


Scientists name worst plastic pollution in world

It's the highest density of debris reported anywhere in the world, scientists say. Henderson Island in the South Pacific, part of the Pitcairn Islands Briti...


Delhi rerun: Girl gangraped, head smashed & dumped

This is published unedited from the PTI feed . Local reports state her ex-boyfriend, Sumit Kumar, whose age is unknown, is accused of carrying out the evil ...


Ransomware attack should be wake-up call for government

The ransomware locks users' computers and demands a $300 payment in order to re-gain access. The spread of the WannaCry ransomware attack slowed over the we...


North Korea is reportedly celebrating the test of a "perfect weapon system"

It wasn't immediately clear what type of ballistic missile was launched, although the U.S. Pacific Command said that "the flight is not consistent with an inter...


Microsoft partly blames U.S. gov't for cyberattack

The most disruptive attacks were reported in the United Kingdom, where hospitals and clinics were forced to turn away patients after losing access to computer...


Nearly 1 million tune in to watch Derek Jeter's speech

A few months ago, his wife Hannah Jeter - formerly of Sports Illustrated Swimsuit fame - announced that she and Derek were expecting a daughter on The Play...


Efforts to save Jadhav from Pak's hands will be successful: Centre

Islamabad has also not responded to a visa application by Jadav´s parents seeking to travel to Pakistan to visit their son, he said. After a 2004 ruling again...


Six ways to prevent WannaCry ransomware attack

And that's for a simple reason: Individuals and organizations alike are fundamentally awful about keeping their computers up-to-date with security fixes. The ma...


Deepti-Poonam share record ODI stand to give India huge win

Deepti Sharma produced a stunning 188-run knock, the second highest score in women's one-day global, to set up India's massive 249-run win over Ireland in the q...


All Internet Users Warned To Be Vigilant After Global Cyber Attack

Some hospitals were forced to cancel and delay operations after computer systems were crippled. Computer viruses were found in IT systems at three Irish hospi...