UK police arrest 2 men over Microsoft hack plot

By Aditi KhannaLondon, Jun 23 British police have arrested two men in their twenties over an alleged plot to hack into Microsoft’s network.Detectives from the South East Regional Organised Crime...

Jun 23, 2017 5:30 PM | Newsscroll

S Sudan to lift ban on foreign journalists: media official

Juba, Jun 22 South Sudan's media authority will lift a ban on around 20 foreign journalists who had been refused access to the country, a top media official said today.Earlier this month the...

Jun 22, 2017 10:13 PM | Newsscroll

Flintoff to tread the boards in musical

London, Jun 22 England cricketing great Andrew Flintoff is to try his hand at a different type of live performance -- starring in a musical it was revealed today.The 39-year-old former England...

Jun 22, 2017 8:28 PM | Newsscroll

US earthquake warning sent 92 years late

Los Angeles, Jun 22 A warning for a massive earthquake off the coast of California was sent 92 years after the actual event happened due to a computer error.The US Geological Survey (USGS) issued a...

Jun 22, 2017 6:23 PM | Newsscroll

Queen's Speech mum on Trump's UK state visit

London, Jun 21 US President Donald Trump's proposed state visit to the UK is in fresh doubt after there was no mention of it in the Queen's Speech today.Trump had accepted the Queen's invitation for...

Jun 21, 2017 7:38 PM | Newsscroll

Why suitcases rock and fall over decoded

London, Jun 21 Scientists have solved the puzzle behind why suitcases rock and fall over, finding that speeding up rather than slowing down can solve the problem.It is a common experience that a...

Jun 21, 2017 4:18 PM | Newsscroll

Hawking urges Moon landing by 2020 to 'elevate humanity'

London, Jun 21 Stephen Hawking has urged countries to send astronauts to the Moon by 2020 and Mars by 2025 to 'elevate humanity', as the British physicist is convinced that humans need to leave the...

Jun 21, 2017 1:34 PM | Newsscroll

Range Rover test driver in UK rescued from dangerous mudflats

London, Jun 20 A young man, influenced by TV ads took his new Range Rover out for an "off-road" test drive, has been rescued by the British coastguard after he got stuck in dangerous mudflats.The...

Jun 20, 2017 8:39 PM | Newsscroll

Football-shaped egg sells for 102 pounds at UK auction

London, Jun 20 An unusual football-shaped hen's egg has been sold for 102 pounds at an auction in the UK.Lesley Reith, from Oxton in Merseyside, UK was shocked when she discovered the spherical egg...

Jun 20, 2017 4:37 PM | Newsscroll

Londoners hold vigil for Muslim terror attack victims

London, Jun 20 Londoners bearing flowers and messages of solidarity gathered at the spot where a man ploughed a van into Muslims leaving prayers at a mosque, the fourth terror strike in Britain in...

Jun 20, 2017 6:07 AM | Newsscroll