Nepal President to visit India (11 minutes ago)
Kathmandu, March 26 (IANS) Nepal's President Bidya Devi Bhandari will begin a state visit to India on April 17, a media report said on Sunday.
12 Indian fishermen arrested in Sri Lanka (29 minutes ago)
Colombo, March 26 (IANS) At least 12 Indian fishermen were arrested by Sri Lankan navy for allegedly poaching in its waters, it said on Sunday.
N. Korea warns US, S. Korea against targeting leadership (15:56)
Seoul, March 26 (IANS) North Korea on Sunday warned South Korea and the US against any attempt to stage a "special operation" to hit the Pyongyang leadership and military installations, including the nuclear arms base.
'Sensory skin' to detect damage outside spacecraft (15:52)
Washington, March 26 (IANS) Scientists at NASA's Kennedy Space Center in Florida are developing a system that acts like a sensory skin to help astronauts to know exactly when the outside of their spacecraft has been damaged.
Israel-Gaza border crossing closed (15:42)
Gaza, March 26 (IANS) The Palestinian Islamist movement Hamas on Sunday shut down the only passageway between the Gaza Strip and Israel following the assassination of one of the group's senior commanders.
Uber suspends self-driving cars after crash (Lead) (15:28)
Washington, March 26 (IANS) US ride-hailing company Uber has suspended its self-driving cars from the roads after one such vehicle crashed in Arizona, the media reported on Sunday.
$100,000 given to American who tried saving Indians (15:22)
Washington, March 26 (IANS) The Indian American community in Houston has presented $100,000 to Ian Grillot, a 24-year-old American who was shot while trying to save Indian techies Srinivas Kuchibotla and Alok Madasani during a shooting in Kansas.
Apple opens new stores in China, Germany (14:38)
San Francisco, March 26 (IANS) While Apple's retail team is currently remodelling all its stores, the company expanded its reach with three new stores in China, Germany and the US.
Bangladesh remembers martyrs on 46th Independence Day (14:36)
Dhaka, March 26 (IANS) Bangladesh paid homage to three million martyrs of its 1971 Liberation War, ahead of the 46th Independence and National Day celebrations on Sunday.
One killed in US nightclub shooting (13:58)
Washington, March 26 (IANS) At least one person was killed and 13 others were injured in a shooting early on Sunday at a nightclub in the US, police said.
Key Al Qaeda leader killed in US airstrike in Afghanistan (13:58)
Washington, March 26 (IANS) A senior Al Qaeda leader responsible for two major attacks in Pakistan was killed in a US counter-terrorism airstrike conducted last week in Afghanistan, the Pentagon said in a statement.
Talk therapy for depression? Brain scan may predict efficacy (13:46)
New York, March 26 (IANS) Researchers have found that specific patterns of activity on brain scans may help clinicians identify whether talk therapy or antidepressant medication is more likely to help a patient recover from depression.
Belt and Road music festival opens in China (13:44)
Shenzhen (China), March 26 (IANS) The three-week Belt and Road International Music Festival began in China's Shenzhen's city on Saturday.
Uber suspends self-driving cars after a crash (13:42)
Washington, March 26 (IANS) US ride-hailing company Uber has suspended its self-driving cars from the roads after an accident involving one such vehicle, the media reported on Sunday.
Over 30 injured, houses collapse in UK gas explosion (13:22)
London, March 26 (IANS) More than 30 persons were injured when several houses collapsed in a suspected gas explosion in Britain, the media reported on Sunday.
Six killed in blasts in Bangladesh (Lead) (13:20)
Dhaka, March 26 (IANS) At least six persons, including two police officers, were killed in two explosions in Bangladesh's Sylhet city, police said on Sunday.
'Snapchat' most-searched app on App Store (13:06)
New York, March 26 (IANS) Although Snap's stock price was a bit down this week, Snapchat is the top searched app on the iOS App Store, a media report said.
NASA mission to study cosmic material between stars (13:02)
Washington, March 26 (IANS) NASA has announced plans to launch a balloon-borne observatory to study the emissions from the cosmic material found between stars, known as the interstellar medium.
Humans, smartphones often fail to detect morph photos (12:46)
London, March 26 (IANS) A group of researchers has demonstrated that both humans and smartphones show a degree of error in distinguishing face morph photos from their 'real' faces on fraudulent identity cards.
Teenager gangraped on Facebook Live relocated to safe place (12:30)
New York, March 26 (IANS) A 15-year-old girl whose gangrape was streamed live on Facebook, and her family have been relocated to a "safe space", a media report said.
'Pakistan's ties with China not a zero-sum game' (12:28)
Washington, March 26 (IANS) Islamabad's ties with Beijing and its efforts to forge closer relations with Moscow will not have an adverse effect on its partnership with Washington, Pakistan's Ambassador to the US Aizaz Ahmad Chaudhry has said.
Quadruped robot can change steps with speed (11:48)
Tokyo, March 26 (IANS) In a first, a research group has found that by changing only its parameter related to speed, a quadruped robot can spontaneously change its steps.
NASA's Juno probe set for fifth close flyby of Jupiter (11:26)
Washington, March 26 (IANS) NASA said its Juno spacecraft will make its fifth flyby over Jupiter's mysterious cloud tops on Monday.
This algorithm can predict users' affinity towards mobile game (11:22)
London, March 26 (IANS) Researchers have developed a new algorithm that predicts when a user will leave a mobile game.
Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor wins Hong Kong chief executive election (Lead) (11:20)
Hong Kong, March 26 (IANS) Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor on Sunday won the election of the fifth-term chief executive of China's Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (SAR).