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Veteran musician Elton John quits Twitter due to misinformation

The singer-songwriter shared the news in a statement posted on the microblogging site

10 Dec 2022 1:28 PM

'Overpaying' Musk on deadline to close Twitter deal

After he sought to terminate the sale, Twitter filed a lawsuit to hold Musk to the agreement he inked to purchase the social media giant

27 Oct 2022 10:50 AM

Musk says he's 'excited' about buying Twitter, but overpaying

Twitter had filed a lawsuit to hold Musk to the terms of the deal he inked after the Tesla chief sent word he was terminating the contract

20 Oct 2022 10:44 AM

'We're all shattered': Loved ones, community hold vigil for slain Sikh family in US

The city of Merced has organised a candlelight vigil for the family every night at 7 pm from October 6 to October 9

07 Oct 2022 4:21 PM

Elon Musk no longer joining Twitter board: CEO

Musk was named to join the Twitter board after buying a major stake in the firm and becoming its largest shareholder

11 Apr 2022 10:17 AM

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Oscars 2022: Will Smith apologises for slapping Chris Rock

Smith won his first Oscar for playing the role of Richard Williams in 'King Richard'

28 Mar 2022 12:37 PM

'Stranger Things' to end with fifth season on Netflix

The first part will drop on the streaming platform on May 27, followed by the second part on July 1

18 Feb 2022 2:39 PM

New antibody helps block Covid transmission in cells: Study

The antibody, FuG1, targets the enzyme furin, which the virus uses for its efficient chain of infections in human cells

14 Feb 2022 3:45 PM

Priyanka Chopra, Nick Jonas welcome first child via surrogacy

The couple did not reveal their baby’s name or sex and asked for privacy 'during this special time as we focus on our family'

22 Jan 2022 10:40 AM

Likely order of Covid symptoms depends on coronavirus variant: Study

The study used modelling approach to predict symptom order in a set of 373,883 cases in the US

21 Dec 2021 11:43 AM

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Study finds a longer lasting COVID vaccine

The findings suggested that viral polymerase could potentially be added to vaccines to create a longer-lasting immune response

16 Dec 2021 12:02 PM

US reports first case of omicron variant in returning traveller

Fauci and other medical experts strongly emphasized that Americans should continue to get vaccinated and get their booster shots

02 Dec 2021 1:17 PM

SpaceX to conduct 'humanity's first planetary defence test' to redirect asteroid

This will be the third flight for this Falcon 9's first stage booster

24 Nov 2021 1:19 PM

Free at last, Britney Spears calls end of conservatorship 'best day ever'

Britney had begged the court for months to terminate the conservatorship that governed her personal life and $60 million estate since 2008

13 Nov 2021 11:42 AM

COVID-19 pandemic generated 8 million tonnes of plastic waste: Study

Research found a portion of this ocean plastic debris is expected to make its way onto either beaches or the seabed within 3-4 years

10 Nov 2021 12:15 PM

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Facebook to shut down face-recognition system, delete data

More than a third of Facebook's daily active users have opted in to have their faces recognized by the social network's system

03 Nov 2021 9:15 AM

Facebook Inc rebrands as Meta to stress 'metaverse' plan

The announcement comes amid an existential crisis for Facebook

29 Oct 2021 7:27 AM

Facebook profits rise amid Facebook Papers findings

The company's revenue grew 35 per cent to USD 29.01 billion

26 Oct 2021 8:38 AM

'Friends' actor James Michael Tyler dies at 59

Tyler died Sunday morning at his home, according to his longtime friend and manager Toni Benson

25 Oct 2021 12:55 PM

US woman who survived 1918 flu, world war succumbs to COVID

The flu pandemic killed about 675,000 Americans — a death toll eclipsed this month by the 2020-21 coronavirus pandemic

01 Oct 2021 11:38 AM

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