- Young Indian expat drowns in UAE(12:12)
Dubai, June 17 (IANS) A 25-year-old Indian expat drowned off a beach in the UAE city of Umm Al Quwain as he went for a "regular swim" with his friends, the media reported.
- Google accused of unlawfully copying song lyrics(11:14)
San Francisco, June 17 (IANS) Genius Media, a US-based digital media company that specialises in song lyrics, has accused Google of copying their work to display in its Search results for years without permission and has asked the search-engine giant to address the situation.
- Researchers build AI system to connect vision, touch(10:22)
New York, June 17 (IANS) A team of researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) have come up with a predictive Artificial Intelligence (AI) that can learn to see by touching and to feel by seeing.
- ANZ New Zealand CEO steps down amid probe(09:36)
Wellington, June 17 (IANS) ANZ New Zealand's CEO, David Hisco, is stepping down from his post amid an internal investigation of personal expenses, the bank announced on Monday.
- US expected to discuss sending more troops to M-E(09:12)
Washington, June 17 (IANS) US President Donald Trump's administration is expected to discuss whether to send additional troops to the Middle East after two oil tankers came under attack in the Gulf of Oman last week.
- 'US waging war against Palestinians'(07:42)
Ramallah, June 17 (IANS) Palestinian Prime Minister Mohammad Ishtaye has accused the US administration of waging a financial and political war against the Palestinian Authority.
- Trump launches attack against 'dishonest' newspapers(01:58)
Washington, June 17 (IANS) U.S. President Donald Trump lashed out at The New York Times and The Washington Post, as tensions between the White House and some of the nation's mainstream media continue to grow.
- Gulf tanker attacks: Iran says UK's stance 'unacceptable'(00:32)
Tehran, June 17 (IANS) The Iranian Foreign Ministry has summoned British Ambassador to Tehran Robert Macaire over the accusations by London against Tehran concerning the recent attacks on two oil tankers in the Gulf of Oman, Tehran Times daily reported.
- Twitter app returning to macOS(19:46)
San Francisco, June 16 (IANS) Micro-blogging site Twitter has announced that it will be bringing back "Twitter to Mac" with help from Apple's Project Catalyst, Pro, which is Apple's initiative to help developers port their iOS apps into Mac.
- Kyrgyz President gifts hat, coat to Modi(17:30)
Bishkek, June 16 (IANS) Kyrgyzstan President Sooronbay Jeenbekov has gifted a traditional hat and coat of his country to Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
- Infinix's Hot 7 Pro to go on sale from June 17(17:08)
New Delhi, June 16 (IANS) Transsion Holding's online-exclusive sub-brand Infinix new Infinix Hot 7 Pro smartphone will be available at Rs 8,999 on Flipkart from June 17 to June 21, the company said on Sunday.
- Mass protest staged in HK over extradition bill (Lead)(14:14)
Hong Kong, June 16 (IANS) A mass protest was staged in Hong Kong on Sunday calling for the complete withdrawal of the government's extradition bill and the resignation of Chief Executive Carrie Lam, a day after she announced the suspension of the controversial legislation.
- 7th round of US-Taliban peace talks next week in Doha(12:40)
Kabul, June 16 (IANS) The seventh round of peace talks between US negotiators and Taliban members will take place next week in Doha, sources said, adding that this time, the two sides are likely to agree on one or two of the four key issues under debate, the media reported.