Total solar eclipse begins on US West Coast

Madras/Charleston (US), Aug 21, 2017 Emotional sky-gazers on the US West Coast cheered and applauded as the Sun briefly vanished behind the Moon -- a rare total solar eclipse that will stretch...

Aug 21, 2017 11:37 PM | Newsscroll

Bannon out as Trump's chief strategist: White House

(Eds: Updating with fresh inputs)By Lalit K JhaWashington, Aug 18 US President Donald Trump's embattled chief strategist Steve Bannon today left his position, a top White House official said,...

Aug 18, 2017 11:44 PM | Newsscroll

Trump holds his stand: Blames 'both sides' for Virginia

By Lalit K Jha            Washington, Aug 16 Amid a political storm over his position that 'both sides' were at fault for the violence in Charlottesville, a combative President Donald...

Aug 16, 2017 10:14 AM | Newsscroll

When South Australian wildlife comes calling

New Delhi [India], August 14 : Animals are so placid and self contained that one can look at them for long and long. These creatures are born who they are, accept it, and that is that. They...

Aug 13, 2017 7:30 AM | Newsscroll

Indian-origin scientist creates Twitter account to track moped

gangsLondon, Aug 7 An Indian-origin data scientist, who was a victim of a growing number of moped-riding thieves in London, has taken to social media to track the gangs operating on the streets of...

Aug 07, 2017 6:55 PM | Newsscroll

Arundhati Roy, Colson Whitehead nominated in 2017 Man Booker Prize's longlist

London [UK], August 3 : The long list for 2017's Man Booker Prize has been revealed. According to The Independent, Colson Whitehead has been nominated for his Pulitzer Prize-winning book...

Aug 02, 2017 7:04 AM | Newsscroll

Lodha Developers revives IPO plan

New Delhi, Jul 30 Realty major Lodha Developers is reviving its plans for an initial public offer (IPO) and will approach market regulator Sebi in the next 6-9 months with a draft prospectus, a top...

Jul 30, 2017 12:52 PM | Newsscroll

Lodha Group dismisses Brexit's impact on London's property mkt

By Aditi KhannaLondon, Jul 30 India-based real estate developer Lodha Group has dismissed the perception that Brexit had an impact on the city's property market, saying Indians still have...

Jul 30, 2017 11:53 AM | Newsscroll

Roy's 'The Ministry of Utmost Happiness' in 2017 Man Booker

longlistNew Delhi, Jul 27 Arundhati Roy's latest work of fiction, "The Ministry of Utmost Happiness", has made it to the longlist of this year's Man Booker Prize.The book came after a 19-year-long...

Jul 27, 2017 1:36 PM | Newsscroll

India's 'smart' cities plan may adversely impact environment

London, Jul 22 India's plans to create 100 new 'smart' cities to support the country's rapidly growing urban population may have a significant detrimental impact on the environment, unless greater...

Jul 22, 2017 3:56 PM | Newsscroll