Pakistani global drug-trafficking kingpin arrested in London

(Eds: Updating with more inputs and changing dateline)London/New York, Aug 26 A Pakistani national known as "the Sultan" in the global drug-trafficking network has been arrested in a major joint...

Aug 26, 2017 3:59 PM | Newsscroll

Hormonal IUDs safe during lactation: study

New York, Aug 26 Having a hormonal intrauterine device (IUD) implanted immediately after birth does not affect a woman's ability to lactate and breastfeed, according to a study."Early placement of a...

Aug 26, 2017 3:45 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

Venezuela to stage war games in warning to Trump

Caracas, Aug 26 Venezuela kicks off two days of military drills today in response to US President Donald Trump's threat of military action and newly announced sanctions on the crisis-stricken...

Aug 26, 2017 1:33 PM | Newsscroll

Trump signs memo banning transgender military recruits

(Eds: Updates)By Lalit K JhaWashington, Aug 26 President Donald Trump has reversed an Obama-era plan of recruiting transgenders in the US military, a decision Democrats said was "cruel" and meant to...

Aug 26, 2017 1:33 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

New species of gigantic, long necked dinosaurs found

New York, Aug 26 Scientists have discovered a new species of long-necked titanosaurian dinosaur in Tanzania that lived about 70 to 100 million years ago.The new species named Shingopana songwensis...

Aug 26, 2017 12:57 PM | Newsscroll

Trump signs memo banning transgender recruits from US military

By Lalit K JhaWashington, Aug 26 US President Donald Trump has signed a memo ordering the Pentagon to ban an Obama-era plan of recruiting transgender individuals in the military, a move Democrats...

Aug 26, 2017 10:06 AM | Newsscroll

Big US drug target nabbed in London in trafficking operation

New York, Aug 26 A longtime target of the US Drug Enforcement Administration known as the "Sultan" has been arrested in London on charges he aided a massive drug trafficking operation, authorities...

Aug 26, 2017 4:47 AM | Newsscroll

Hurricane Harvey: Texas braces for Category III storm

New York [U.S.A.], Aug.25 :Hurricane Harvey has growth in strength to a Category II storm with "life-threatening" rain and gusty winds over Texas. Forecasters said Harvey is on track to become...

Aug 24, 2017 11:18 PM | Newsscroll