President's media strategy creating friction

New York, Jun 26 White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer's briefing with reporters created fiction today, with CNN's Jim Acosta interrupting President Donald Trump's chief spokesman to demand he...

Jun 27, 2017 2:26 AM | Newsscroll

Facebook to produce own TV series, games

New York, Jun 26 Facebook is starting production on high-quality television series and gaming shows to be broadcast on its platform, one of the social media giant's executives said today.The online...

Jun 27, 2017 1:31 AM | Newsscroll

20 years on.Harry Potter still making magic

New York [U.S.], June 26 : The first installment of the Harry Potter seven-book series celebrates its 20th anniversary today, making it truly a joyous day for potterheads across the globe. ...

Jun 25, 2017 10:16 PM | Newsscroll

Silver futures slip 1.31 pc on global cues

New Delhi, Jun 26 Silver prices declined 1.31 per cent to Rs 37,985 per kg in futures trade in evening session today as speculators cut down their bets amid a weak trend overseas.The exchange...

Jun 26, 2017 6:43 PM | Newsscroll

Gold futures fall 1.24 pc on global cues

New Delhi, Jun 26 Gold futures dropped 1.24 per cent to Rs 28,503 per 10 grams in evening session today as speculators trimmed their positions, tracking a weak trend overseas.The exchange remained...

Jun 26, 2017 6:26 PM | Newsscroll

'Most homes in low-income countries don't have access to soap'

New York, Jun 26 Most families in low income countries such as Iraq and Serbia do not have access to soap, scientists including those of Indian origin have found.Researchers including those from...

Jun 26, 2017 3:33 PM | Newsscroll

Gay pride parades sound a note of resistance and face some

San Franciso, Jun 26 Tens of thousands of people waving rainbow flags lined streets for gay pride parades in coast-to-coast events that took both celebratory and political tones, the latter a...

Jun 26, 2017 4:40 AM | Newsscroll

Trump, and 2 Democrats, criticize Obama's response to Russia

hackingWashington, Jun 25 President Donald Trump today stepped up his criticism of Barack Obama's response to concerns Russia was trying to disrupt the 2016 election, and some Democratic lawmakers...

Jun 25, 2017 10:37 PM | Newsscroll

Crowd catches teen falling from park ride; no serious injury

Queensbury (US), Jun 25 A teenager fell about 25 feet from a stopped gondola ride at an upstate New York amusement park, tumbling into a crowd of park guests and employees gathered below in an...

Jun 25, 2017 8:29 PM | Newsscroll

Sonakshi, Aditya and Diljit to team up for a film

Mumbai, Jun 25 Actors Sonakshi Sinha, Aditya Roy Kapur and Diljit Dosanjh will be seen together in a film to be produced by Wiz Films and Vashu Bhagnani.Wizcraft, an event management company and the...

Jun 25, 2017 2:48 PM | Newsscroll