US tech giants join forces against terror content

San Francisco, Jun 27 Facebook, Microsoft, Twitter and YouTube has announced the launch of an anti-terror partnership aimed at thwarting the spread of extremist content online.The "Global Internet...

Jun 27, 2017 7:06 AM | Newsscroll

Venom, Black Cat, Silver Sable not part of Marvel Cinematic Universe

London [UK], June 27 : Marvel fans, we have some bad news for you. Sony's Amy Pascal has confirmed that no other character from their Marvel films, including Venom, Silver Sable and...

Jun 26, 2017 7:32 AM | Newsscroll

2017 BET Awards: Chance the Rapper delivers powerful speech on justice

London [U.K.], June 27 : Chance the Rapper took home the Humanitarian award at the 2017 BET Awards for "positively impacting both local and national communities," making him the youngest...

Jun 26, 2017 7:32 AM | Newsscroll

Great Barrier Reef a $42 billion asset too big to fail: study

Sydney, Jun 26 Australia's under-pressure Great Barrier Reef is an asset worth Aus$56 billion (US$42 billion) and as an ecosystem and economic driver is "too big to fail", a study said today.The...

Jun 27, 2017 2:32 AM | Newsscroll

London's fire symptomatic of larger safety issues globally

London, Jun 26 The deaths of 79 people in a London apartment tower have triggered emergency inspections, evacuations and soul searching among British officials who failed to prevent the tragedy.But...

Jun 27, 2017 2:31 AM | Newsscroll

2017 BET Awards: Beyonce bags five trophies

Los Angeles [USA], June 27 : Beyonce turned out to be the biggest winner at 2017 BET awards which were handed out at Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles. According to The Hollywood...

Jun 26, 2017 3:01 AM | Newsscroll

US firm stops sales of Grenfell Tower cladding for high-rises

London, Jun 26 The US supplier of the cladding which encased London's Grenfell Tower before it was destroyed by a devastating fire announced today it is stopping sales of the material for high-rise...

Jun 26, 2017 10:51 PM | Newsscroll

Criticising opposition abroad is govt's foreign policy: Cong

New Delhi, Jun 26 The Congress said today abusing the opposition on foreign land has become the government's "foreign policy" and is in Prime Minister Narendra Modi's DNA.The party also took...

Jun 26, 2017 10:13 PM | Newsscroll

UK's new aircraft carrier sets sail for first time

Rosyth, Jun 26 Britain's new and only aircraft carrier -- the largest and most powerful ship ever built for the Royal Navy -- set off for its first sea trial in Scotland today.HMS Queen Elizabeth, a...

Jun 26, 2017 9:42 PM | Newsscroll

First female captain a real change of the guard in London

London, Jun 26 Megan Couto today became the first female officer to command the troops protecting Queen Elizabeth II at Buckingham Palace, as a Canadian battalion took over guard duties.Captain...

Jun 26, 2017 9:39 PM | Newsscroll