Iraq retakes Tal Afar centre, citadel from IS

Baghdad, Aug 26 Iraqi forces have driven the Islamic State from central Tal Afar and its historic citadel, they said today, placing them on the verge of fully recapturing one of the last IS...

Aug 26, 2017 4:13 PM | Newsscroll

Chemical prices rule steady in thin trade

New Delhi, Aug 26 There was not much activity at the local chemical market in the national capital today as prices moved in a narrow range in scattered deals and settled around previous...

Aug 26, 2017 2:15 PM | Newsscroll

Google expands footprint in Europe, launches 'Google Assistant' for iOS users

New York [USA], August 26 : US-based tech MNC Google announced the introduction of its 'Google Assistant' for iOS users in Europe. Further, the tech giant also unveiled its app in the United...

Aug 25, 2017 3:15 PM | Newsscroll

Nadal drawn to face Federer in US Open semis

Johannesburg [South Africa], Aug 26 : One could expect world number one Rafael Nadal and third-ranked Roger Federer renew their long rivalry after the duo have been drawn to face each other in...

Aug 25, 2017 2:17 PM | Newsscroll

Frenchwoman's arms reattached after horror train accident

Grenoble (France), Aug 25 A woman whose arms were sliced off in a train accident has had the limbs successfully reattached in a rare and complicated operation in France, medics said today.The...

Aug 26, 2017 2:08 AM | Newsscroll

UN chief informs Security Council of ICJ's order on Jadhav

By Yoshita SinghUnited Nations, Aug 25 UN chief Antonio Guterres has informed through a letter to the Security Council of the order given by the International Court of Justice in the case of Indian...

Aug 25, 2017 10:46 PM | Newsscroll

Spain PM wants improved anti-terror cooperation in EU

Madrid, Aug 25 Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy today said he intended to bring up how to improve anti- terrorism cooperation in the EU at a summit in Paris next week, after the deadly attacks...

Aug 25, 2017 8:07 PM | Newsscroll

Einstein's letter mentioning Hitler up for auction

Los Angeles, Aug 25 Three letters penned by world- renowned physicist Albert Einstein, including one warning of German dictator Adolf Hitler prior to World War II, are up for auction in the US.The...

Aug 25, 2017 5:18 PM | Newsscroll

EPFO members on foreign postings can apply for CoC online

New Delhi, Aug 25 Subscribers of retirement fund body EPFO heading for foreign postings can now apply online for certificate of coverage (CoC) to avoid deductions for social security cover...

Aug 25, 2017 3:32 PM | Newsscroll

New 'green' solvent could help clean our air: study

London, Aug 25 Researchers have developed an eco- friendly liquid mixture that could help trap harmful pollutants from the air.The non-flammable solvent contains urea and choline salt, a common...

Aug 25, 2017 3:22 PM | Newsscroll