Scientists Find Earth-sized World in Orbit Friendly to Life
For the first time, scientists have found an Earth-sized world orbiting in a life-friendly zone around a distant star.
Published: 6 hours, 39 minutes ago
Four-way Talks Call for End to Ukraine Violence
The US, Russia, Ukraine and the European Union called after crisis talks on Thursday for an immediate halt to violence in Ukraine.
Published: 7 hours, 13 minutes ago
India Passes Halfway Mark in Election with BJP Gaining Strength
India called a quarter of its 815 million voters to polls on Thursday, in areas ranging from Himalayan passes to a southern IT hub and western sugarcane farms.
Published: 7 hours, 26 minutes ago
Election Commission Lifts Campaign Ban on Amit Shah
EC has lifted a ban on a top aide of Hindu nationalist opposition leader Narendra Modi that had threatened to hobble his efforts to win votes in the country's most populous state.
Published: 7 hours, 54 minutes ago
Nobel Winner Garcia Marquez, Master of Magical Realism, Dies at 87
Gabriel Garcia Marquez, the Colombian author whose beguiling stories of love and longing brought Latin America to life for millions of readers, died on Thursday. He was 87.
Published: 9 hours, 28 minutes ago
Ex-Goldman Sachs Director Gupta Starts Prison Term on 17 June
Former Goldman Sachs Group Inc director Rajat Gupta is expected to begin his two-year prison term on June 17 for insider trading.
Published: 9 hours, 45 minutes ago
Captain of Korean Ferry May Not Have Been on Bridge
South Korea's coast guard denied that divers had entered a capsized ferry on Friday in a bid to locate survivors from an accident that appears to have claimed the lives of many.
Published: 9 hours, 55 minutes ago
Apple iOS 7.1.1 Update to Fix Bugs Rolled Out by iOS 7.1
iOS 7.1, the first major update to Apple's iOS 7 software, has been released for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch models in March.
Published: 16 hours, 46 minutes ago
Forget Google Glass: Google Patents New 'Contact Lenses' With In-Built Camera
Google has filed a new patent application with the U.S. Patent Office for a contact lens, which comes embedded with a tiny camera.
Published: 16 hours, 52 minutes ago
Facebook to E-Money Attempt Could Challenge Retail Banks; Lessons From Yahoo
Facebook eyeing the e-money or remittance service is still in the works seeing a glaring future at the right position to make a dramatic impact.
Published: 16 hours, 57 minutes ago