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'Where is my name?' Afghan women start online campaign for right to identity

The movement started in early July when a handful of women posted comments and photos on social media using hashtag #WhereIsMyName.

24 Aug 2017 3:56 PM

New Google test to help diagnose depression

The feature, launched for users in the US, will provide an option to take a clinically validated screening questionnaire called PHQ-9.

24 Aug 2017 3:51 PM

Uber riders can now pay for trips using UPI

Uber launched United Payments Corporation based payments that will enable customers to pay directly from their bank accounts.

24 Aug 2017 3:46 PM

Now take 360-degree images with your Facebook app

All users have to do is launch the app and pick the “360 Photo” option at the top of the News Feed.

24 Aug 2017 3:40 PM


Twitter’s hashtags turn 10 today

Twitter celebrates 10 years of one of its most popular and controversial and consistent features by using #Hashtag10.

24 Aug 2017 3:39 PM

Iran says twitter ready to talk on unblocking site

Iran's new telecommunications minister says Twitter is ready to talk about unblocking access to the microblogging site.

24 Aug 2017 3:33 PM

Uber partners with AAI to provide rides from four airports

Uber will set up booking zones at airports where even those who do not have app will be able to book a ride.

24 Aug 2017 3:32 PM

iPhone 8 leaks in alleged employee presentation, could come with 512GB storage

The leaks show an iPhone that looks identical to the device showcased in leaks and is supposed to go on sale on 17 September.

24 Aug 2017 3:28 PM

Coal to account for 68 per cent of total power mix by 2026: report

India's power sector will expand rapidly over the coming decade.

24 Aug 2017 3:20 PM


Amid Sikkim standoff, China issues 2nd safety advisory for citizens travelling to India

The first safety advisory was issued by China on July 7 and was valid for one month.

24 Aug 2017 3:18 PM

Nepal assures no anti-India activities from its soil, ink 8 pacts

Earlier, Deuba was accorded a ceremonial welcome at Rashtrapati Bhavan, where he is staying as a state guest.

24 Aug 2017 3:03 PM

These chilling accounts of freak accidents will send shivers down your spine

Such accidents often lead to gruesome deaths like that of a woman who was recently sliced in two in a tragic lift accident.

24 Aug 2017 3:00 PM

SC's verdict on right to privacy most important since birth of Constitution: Chidambaram

P Chidambaram also criticised the government's approach in its interpretation of Aadhaar under Article 21.

24 Aug 2017 2:54 PM

German teen sets fire to mum's new home, because he did not want to move

Teenager arrested after blowing up mother's new house which also led to neighbours being affected.

24 Aug 2017 2:35 PM


SC's privacy verdict progressive, but experts unsure of impact on Aadhaar

Advocates said the verdict's impact on the Aadhaar scheme could be assessed once the full judgement is examined.

24 Aug 2017 2:35 PM

Robert Downey Jr warns fans against his online impersonators asking for 'donations'

The actor has asked his fans to be wary of online scam artistes impersonating him in order to steal money through fake charities.

24 Aug 2017 2:30 PM

Addiction can be brought down by cutting nicotine content in cigarettes

Evidence in relatively healthy and socially stable smokers indicates that reducing the nicotine content of cigarettes reduces addictiveness.

24 Aug 2017 2:29 PM

'They tried!': Jennifer Aniston says Friends' Rachel-Joey couldn't have ended up together

There has been a section of fans that was rooting for the duo to become a couple, but the actor has quashed the conspiracy theories.

24 Aug 2017 2:24 PM

Optical illusion can protect your PIN passwords

Researchers have developed ‘IllusionPIN’ to prevent shoulder-sneakers spying on your PIN.

24 Aug 2017 2:18 PM