13 Nov 2014
Nay Phi Taw: The Philippines, the only country in the 10-nation ASEAN to sign a Free Trade Agreement for services and investments with India, on Thursday assured that the internal processes for inking the ambitious bilateral pact was underway.
09 Nov 2014
Beijing: Xioami, currently the world's third-largest smartphone maker, is now planning to raise about USD 1.5 billion in its fifth round of financing, reports said.
10 Nov 2014
New York: If you have unwillingly accepted friend requests from annoying acquaintances, who occupy unnecessary space in your Facebook news feed, you could now unfollow them without unfriending them.
15 Nov 2014
Washington: US Secretary of Energy Ernest Moniz on Friday announced two awards worth USD 425 million to build two supercomputers three times faster than China's Tianhe-2, the most powerful system in the world, as well as research extreme scale supercomputing technologies.
10 Nov 2014
New Delhi: People are exasperated with the "content and slanging matches" at prime time on private news channels and that gives a chance to DD News to pull viewers towards it if it can present itself as a top-class channel, feels Prasar Bharati Chairperson, A Surya Prakash.
06 Nov 2014
Frankfurt: Germany's biggest news publisher Axel Springer has scrapped a move to block Google from running snippets of articles from its newspapers, saying that the experiment had caused traffic to its sites to plunge.
13 Oct 2014
Tokyo: Powerful typhoon Vongfong slammed into Japan on Monday morning, with at least one person missing and dozens injured while more than 300 flights were grounded, officials and local media said.
29 Aug 2011
Super-typhoon Nanmadol left at least 16 people dead after hitting the Philippines, and the toll is expected to rise as hopes of finding those missing fade, the civil defence chief said on Monday.
12 Oct 2014
Manila: Lava is again flowing out of Mayon, the Philippines' most active volcano, raising fears an eruption could be imminent, authorities said on Sunday.
29 Oct 2014
Washington: India has been places at 142 among 189 countries in the latest World Bank's "Ease of Doing Business" report released on Wednesday, a drop by two places from the last year's ranking.