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Renowned crooner Vic Damone has passed away at the age of 89

Renowned crooner Vic Damone has passed away at the age of 89

With his matinee idol good looks, Damone also had a notable run on the big screen, signing a contract with MGM in 1951 and appearing in The Strip and Rich, Young and Pretty before his career was p...

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'Ovaries Before Brovaries': Galentine's Day Latest Hype on Social Media

'Ovaries Before Brovaries': Galentine's Day Latest Hype on Social Media

In 2010, a mere 22 minutes of bureaucratic-based humour birthed a trend - nay, a movement - that lives on to this literal day. A quick scan on social media shows cosmetic companies, travel agents an...

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Former Samsung CTO To Lead Google IoT Business

Former Samsung CTO To Lead Google IoT Business

Since joining Samsung in 2011, Rhee played a pivotal role in upgrading Samsung's software prowess, leading developments of key solutions like Bixby, Samsung Pay and the Knox security system. "My n...

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Qatar Open 2018: Maria Sharapova knocked out in the first round

Qatar Open 2018: Maria Sharapova knocked out in the first round

She hit just 12 winners but also made only 17 unforced errors , converting six of her seven break-point opportunities. In blustery conditions, Sharapova also struggled to get to grips with the 30-y...

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Eni's Drillship Blocked by Turkish Armed Forces

Eni's Drillship Blocked by Turkish Armed Forces

Tension between Cyprus and Turkey risks escalating over the case of Italian energy giant ENI's drillship in the eastern Mediterranean, which was halted Saturday by a Turkish Navy ship. Cyprus is te...

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Team USA's Shani Davis skips Olympics opening ceremony after flag bearer snub

Team USA's Shani Davis skips Olympics opening ceremony after flag bearer snub

The five-time Olympian was nowhere to be seen on Friday at the Olympic Stadium in Daegwalnyeong, South Korea, while scores of American athletes trailed Hamlin at the opening ceremony . "I am of tha...

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United Kingdom unveils machine learning technology to fight ISIS propaganda online

United Kingdom unveils machine learning technology to fight ISIS propaganda online

Home Secretary Amber Rudd said, 'The goal of these videos is to incite violence in our communities, recruit people to their cause, and attempt to spread fear in our society. It can be used by any vid...

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Reading Festival headliners announced

Reading Festival headliners announced

Kings of Leon headline Reading and Leeds for their second time. At The Disco, Skepta and Dua Lipa . Tickets are on sale now and available here. Hopes of a headliner from the UK's grime scene h...

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Trump Only Cares About Due Process When His Guys Are Under Fire

Trump Only Cares About Due Process When His Guys Are Under Fire

Trump did not mention the women or address the substance of their claims in those remarks or in a tweet Saturday that decried how "lives are bring shattered and destroyed by a mere allegation ". Q...

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Adelaide to host State of Origin in 2020

Adelaide to host State of Origin in 2020

The matches in both Perth and Adelaide will be the first games to be played outside the three eastern states since a rare 1987 State of Origin appearance in Los Angeles. "Most of Australia is glue...

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Report says rents rose across Ireland by average of 10.4%

Report says rents rose across Ireland by average of 10.4%

In Dublin , the increase in rents in the year to December 2017 was 10.9 per cent and rents in the capital are now 26 per cent, or nearly €380 a month (€4,500 a year), higher than their previous peak ...

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Bank of India Q3 net loss at Rs 2341 cr

Bank of India Q3 net loss at Rs 2341 cr

Interest income grew 8.9 per cent as against a 2.3 per cent increase in interest expenditure, while net interest income for these 30 banks shot up 22.4 per cent, it said, adding other income declined ...

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Purdue Pharma Says It Will Stop Promoting Opioid OxyContin To Doctors

Purdue Pharma Says It Will Stop Promoting Opioid OxyContin To Doctors

Up to one in four people who received prescriptions for opioid drugs such as OxyContin struggle with opioid addiction, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says. Purdue has slung OxyCont...

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Trailer shows Monsters Inc will feature heavily in Kingdom Hearts III

Trailer shows Monsters Inc will feature heavily in Kingdom Hearts III

Thanks to a long development cycle, more exciting details have been revealed with the game still expected to launch sometime later this year. They will be giant sized and you may have seen some of the...

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Wolf cites Erie in letter about rejection of new congressional map proposal

Wolf cites Erie in letter about rejection of new congressional map proposal

The Court gave the legislature until last Friday to come up with a new map and submit it Gov. Wolf, who had until Thursday to send it to the Court. In the court's majority opinion, Justice Debra McClo...

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London City Airport reopens after World War Two bomb moved

London City Airport reopens after World War Two bomb moved

It meant residents had to be evacuated from their homes and the airport shut to all flights as the runway fell within the sealed-off area. AN UNEXPLODED bomb found at London City Airport will be d...

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Ryan Reynolds Wishes Josh Brolin a Very Deadpool Birthday

Ryan Reynolds Wishes Josh Brolin a Very Deadpool Birthday

But this time, the younger version of Brolin painted by Deadpool is none other than Brandon "Brand" Walsh, the character Brolin portrayed in his very first film: The Goonies . And it gives us a hil...

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Fired officer who refused to shoot suspect gets $175000 settlement

Fired officer who refused to shoot suspect gets $175000 settlement

The lawsuit battled Mader was sacked particularly for the Williams occurrence. Mr Williams had a gun and was asking Mr Mader to shoot him during a tense standoff. Mader said then-suspect 23-year-o...

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FBI Rushes To Obama After He Receives Mysterious Package With White Powder

FBI Rushes To Obama After He Receives Mysterious Package With White Powder

The substance turned out to be cornstarch, but Vanessa Trump still checked into a hospital as a precaution after coughing and feeling nauseous. The situation comes one day after a white substance,...

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Large US force joins start of Cobra Gold

Large US force joins start of Cobra Gold

This year's exercise has been marked by Thailand's controversial invitation to Myanmar, where 700,000 Rohingya Muslims have fled military action that the United Nations has denounced as ethnic clean...

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IBM sues Microsoft's new diversity chief to enforce non-compete agreement

IBM sues Microsoft's new diversity chief to enforce non-compete agreement

McIntyre, who "abruptly resigned to compete against IBM", was in possession of highly confidential and sensitive information about IBM's diversity strategies, hiring targets, technologies and innovati...

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Ford and Mazda Urge Owners to Stop Driving Growing List of Pickups

Ford and Mazda Urge Owners to Stop Driving Growing List of Pickups

The second largest US automaker in January had urged 2,900 owners of 2006 model year Ford Ranger trucks to stop driving immediately until they can get replacement parts after a second death was link...

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Asma Jahangir laid to rest in Lahore

Asma Jahangir laid to rest in Lahore

A joint programme was organised by Shikarpur Press Club and Community Action for Rural Development (CARD) to pay tribute to advocate Asma Jahangir on Tuesday. State Department spokeswoman Heather ...

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Presidente do Peru desconvida Venezuela da Cúpula das Américas

Presidente do Peru desconvida Venezuela da Cúpula das Américas

Nele, o grupo de nações das Américas começa por condenar "a decisão adotada pelo Conselho Nacional Eleitoral da Venezuela de convocar unilateralmente eleições presidenciais para 22 de abril de 201...

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NAB files supplementary references against Sharifs, wants their names on ECL

NAB files supplementary references against Sharifs, wants their names on ECL

Fresh evidence against Nawaz, Hasan and Hussain Nawaz will also be included along with the references. The references were filed after obtaining approval from NAB Chairman Justice (retd) Javed Iqbal...

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Digital Rights Foundation mourns death of feminist icon Asma Jahangir

Digital Rights Foundation mourns death of feminist icon Asma Jahangir

Her fight began at a very young age when she took to streets against Yahya Khan. She also protested Pervez Musharraf's military coup and argued for limiting the role of Pakistan's army to security i...

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Isaiah Thomas scores 22 points off bench in Los Angeles Lakers debut

Thomas entered the game to a noticeable ovation from the usually solid number of Lakers fans in the Dallas crowd, and hit a 3 from the left wing on his first LA possession in what proved to be just a...

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'Jerusalem calling' in Nagaland to woo voters

The BJP's offer comes in the run-up to elections in three northeastern states - Meghalaya, Nagaland and Tripura - later this month. In Nagaland, 88 percent of the population is Christian. Meanwhile, f...

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Philippines, China agree on restraint vs. activities that complicate sea row

Philippines, China agree on restraint vs. activities that complicate sea row

Chinese state media has claimed the United Kingdom is attention-seeking by planning for a British warship to sail next month in the South China Sea . Both sides touted progress they had made followin...

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Heavy metal music pioneers Metallica to get 'Nobel Prize of Music'

Heavy metal music pioneers Metallica to get 'Nobel Prize of Music'

Each Laureate receives prize money of one million Swedish Kronor. The Swedish worldwide award, which recognizes both contemporary and classical musicians each year, will also be awarded to the Afghani...

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