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US scientists detect Omicron variant for first time in deer

The yet-to-be peer-reviewed study also found neutralising antibodies to SARS-CoV-2 in one of the Omicron-infected deer

07 Mar 2022 2:01 PM

HTC to launch new flagship Android phone in April

HTC's new flagship would be the first of its kind since the HTC U12+ from back in 2018

04 Mar 2022 12:13 PM

Legislation introduced in US Senate to reform and stop abuse of H-1B visa system

The H-1B and L-1 Visa Reform Act will reduce fraud and abuse, provide protections for American workers and visa holders

03 Mar 2022 10:26 AM

Instagram's standalone IGTV app officially discontinued

Instagram first launched IGTV to compete with YouTube in longer format video

02 Mar 2022 4:38 PM

U.S. to ban Russian flights from American airspace

The U.S. Transportation Department Federal Aviation Administration orders will take effect by the end of the day Wednesday

02 Mar 2022 10:34 AM


United States reaches 65,000 H-1B visa cap for 2022: USCIS

The H-1B visa programme is the most sought-after work visa among foreign professionals, including Indians

01 Mar 2022 11:22 AM

Apple might be launching new Macs next month

At the March 8 event, Apple is also rumoured to announce a third-generation iPhone SE

28 Feb 2022 4:30 PM

Twitter users can now add content warnings to individual tweets

As per The Verge, the feature is available on Twitter's Android and iOS apps as well as its web client

27 Feb 2022 12:48 PM

Biden hits Russia with new sanctions, says Putin 'chose' war

The sanctions target Russian banks, oligarchs, and high-tech sectors, Biden said

25 Feb 2022 2:44 AM

Drug that may treat serious COVID-19 complication in children identified

The drug larazotide acetate was administered to four extremely ill children ages 3 to 17

24 Feb 2022 12:18 PM


Google begins rolling new pitch-black dark mode

As per The Verge, Google has switched to a true black that should really pop on OLED and AMOLED displays

23 Feb 2022 1:32 PM

Bill Gates applauds Indian vaccine manufacturers for supplying affordable vaccines

Gates was addressing a virtual roundtable on India-US Health Partnership organised by the Indian embassy on Tuesday

23 Feb 2022 11:24 AM

US sanctions Russia for 'beginning' invasion of Ukraine

Russia's upper house, the Federation Council, gave Putin unanimous approval to deploy 'peacekeepers' to two breakaway Ukrainian regions

23 Feb 2022 7:21 AM

Twitter might be testing a way to let you untag from threads

The Verge obtained a screenshot of a new 'leave this conversation' feature

22 Feb 2022 5:22 PM

Quality of antibodies improves for months after COVID-19 vaccination: Study

The research added that the antibodies were noticeably better than they had been in the beginning after six months of vaccination

16 Feb 2022 1:12 PM


Joe Biden sees chance for Ukraine diplomacy, keeps pressure on Moscow

We are ready to respond decisively to a Russian attack on Ukraine, which is still very much a possibility, Biden said

16 Feb 2022 10:30 AM

Three doses of Pfizer Covid vaccine better than two: Study

During the study period, the predominant variant was Delta and not Omicron

15 Feb 2022 6:18 PM

Instagram rolling out new likes feature for Stories

With the new feature, users can show appreciation for a Story without clogging up the other person's DMs

15 Feb 2022 4:44 PM

US calls China's 'tacit support' for Russia on Ukraine 'deeply alarming'

Western powers fear an imminent Russian invasion of the ex-Soviet state

15 Feb 2022 10:35 AM

Amazon unveils first teaser of 'Lord of the Rings' prequel series at Super Bowl

The minute-long teaser for the show opens with footage that shows a closer look at Middle Earth

14 Feb 2022 4:15 PM