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Canada gets China nod to bring home citizens amid epidemic

Canada gets China nod to bring home citizens amid epidemic

Foreign Minister Francois-Philippe Champagne said it could take several days to obtain permission to land in or near Wuhan, the epicenter of the epidemic. "We're just now waiting to hear confirmation ...

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Apple’s small budget iPhone 9 enters trial production

The report also suggests that Apple would begin mass production of the iPhone 9 sometime in mid-February. A more affordable product with the Apple branding could do wonders for the brand in emer...

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Apple closes Chinese stores due to coronavirus fears

Apple closes Chinese stores due to coronavirus fears

Apple Inc. has become the latest victim of coronavirus in China. The company revealed Saturday it would close all its official mainland stores and corporate offices until February 9 as the disease ...

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Delhi Election: Yogi Adityanath to hold rally at Shaheen Bagh, Jamia Nagar

Delhi Election: Yogi Adityanath to hold rally at Shaheen Bagh, Jamia Nagar

According to eyewitnesses, the man, who identified himself as Kapil Gujjar, opened fire close to the police barricades, almost 250 metres behind the stage. He was later detained and is being questio...

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Possible coronavirus case on cruise ship with 6000 passengers docked in Italy

Possible coronavirus case on cruise ship with 6000 passengers docked in Italy

Around 750 other Chinese passengers were on board and all appear to be in good health, officials added. Passengers who come down with fevers during a cruise , as well as close contacts and crew membe...

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First case of direct transmission of coronavirus confirmed in US - CDC

First case of direct transmission of coronavirus confirmed in US - CDC

The other four USA patients confirmed with the virus had also traveled to Wuhan and had returned to their homes in California (two of the four), Arizona and Washington state. Both are from the coron...

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MEPs urge binding rules for common chargers by July

He noted several slight variations of the iPhone exist for different countries, but mainly to adjust for locally used frequency bands. It's also possible that the European Union could create two com...

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WhatsApp stops working on millions of smartphones

WhatsApp stops working on millions of smartphones

Several iPhone and Android phones which have outdated operating systems will not be supported on the app. Older iPhones may work if they can be updated to iOS 9. The measure follows a similar purge ta...

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Irish border communities 'struggling to get mortgages due to Brexit'

Irish border communities 'struggling to get mortgages due to Brexit'

First Minister Arlene Foster has said she lost friends after attending the funeral of the late Deputy First Minister Martin McGuinness. "It was absolutely the right thing to do - there were a lot of...

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US conducts strike targeting al Qaeda leader in Yemen

US conducts strike targeting al Qaeda leader in Yemen

Asked about the report, the Pentagon would not elaborate on the situation. After months of sophisticated intelligence-gathering regarding al-Qaeda leader Qassim al-Rimi, 41, the USA carried out an a...

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Scotland's Sturgeon: Could test power to call consultative independence vote in court

The Conservatives, Labour and the Liberal Democrats insisted that the "non-political" ruling of the Parliamentary Corporate Body should have stood. Scottish Prime Minister Nicola Sturgeon has made p...

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Volodymyr Zelenskiy meeting, probe not linked: Mike Pompeo

Volodymyr Zelenskiy meeting, probe not linked: Mike Pompeo

He said he would "talk about the important work that the United States and Ukraine will continue to do together to fight corruption inside of that country and to ensure that America provides the suppo...

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India to airlift citizens from virus-hit Wuhan

India to airlift citizens from virus-hit Wuhan

Speaking on it CMD of Air India , Ashwani Lohani said, "Air India has always come forward for the nation". First special flight, double decker jumbo 747 with 15 cabin crew and 5 cockpit crew had be...

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Sensor Tower: Nintendo's Mobile Games Reach $1 Billion in Lifetime Player Spending

Sensor Tower: Nintendo's Mobile Games Reach $1 Billion in Lifetime Player Spending

Nintendo's mobile games have generated more than $1 billion in lifetime revenue from global player spending on the App Store and Google Play, Sensor Tower Store Intelligence data shows. Although it ha...

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Microsoft says Xbox Game Pass subscribers

Microsoft says Xbox Game Pass subscribers "more than doubled" this past quarter

Today's games are handsome to look at, but I wish they were always equally pleasant and satisfying in terms of fluidity. Though it didn't mention this title specifically, many analysts believe this ti...

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European Union clears Brexit deal, United Kingdom set to leave Friday

European Union clears Brexit deal, United Kingdom set to leave Friday

A large majority (621 against 49 votes) gave the green light for the divorce agreement. Britain is the first country to leave the European Union and for many in Europe its official departure at 11 p...

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Trump's peace plan 'the slap of the century'

Trump's peace plan 'the slap of the century'

Carter said the plan violates a proposed two-state solution to the Israel-Palestinian conflict based on 1967 borders, which has been called for in numerous United Nations resolutions. He also called o...

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John Bolton defends Trump administration officials who testified in House impeachment inquiry

John Bolton defends Trump administration officials who testified in House impeachment inquiry

In a statement, Trump denied the account in Bolton's manuscript. Lev Parnas, an associate of President Donald Trump's personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani , would like to share information with that is ...

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USA slaps new sanctions on Iran's nuclear agency

USA slaps new sanctions on Iran's nuclear agency

Brian Hook, U.S. envoy to Iran, said the U.S. would renew for 60 days sanctions waivers that permit Russian, European and Chinese companies to continue to work on Iran's civilian nuclear facilities wi...

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Former President Jimmy Carter criticizes Trump's Middle East plan

When will you break your silence? Turkey's relations with Riyadh and Abu Dhabi deteriorated after the 2018 murder of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi in the kingdom's consulate in Istanbul. The Egyp...

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Germany confirms first case of coronavirus

Germany confirms first case of coronavirus

Bavaria's health ministry said people who had been in contact with the man had been informed of possible symptoms, hygiene measures and transmission channels. The first German case was confirmed late ...

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Only 7 US Airports Accepting Flights from China

Cases have soared to more than 9,950 globally. The top Communist Party official in Wuhan expressed "remorse" on Friday, saying local authorities acted too slowly in containing the virus. The flu-lik...

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Anti-ISIS operations with United States are resuming

Anti-ISIS operations with United States are resuming

The coalition paused operations in support of Iraqi forces in the fight against IS militants on January 5 after a USA airstrike killed Iran's elite Quds Force leader Gen. United Nations counterterrori...

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Trump authorizes wider use of landmines in new policy

Trump authorizes wider use of landmines in new policy

Rep. Jim McGovern, a Massachusetts Democrat, wrote in a letter to Defense Secretary Mark Esper and Gen. Mark Milley, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, that the administration should reconsider ...

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Airbus paying $4 billion to end global corruption probes

Airbus paying $4 billion to end global corruption probes

British and French authorities are investigating alleged fraud and bribery related to Airbus' use of outside consultants to sell planes. It has also faced US investigations over suspected violations o...

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Organizer of conservative conference won't invite Mitt Romney after impeachment trial vote

Organizer of conservative conference won't invite Mitt Romney after impeachment trial vote

Despite the Democrats' singular focus on hearing new testimony, the Republican majority brushed past those demands and will make this the first impeachment trial without witnesses. The battle over wit...

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Fox Refuses To Air PETA's Colin Kaepernick-Inspired Ad During Super Bowl

The 60-second spot, which was viewed over 1.3 million in less than 24 hours, ends with the line: "Respect is the right of every living being #EndSpeciesism". The video featured the phrase, "Please Sta...

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US reports 1st case of person-to-person spread of coronavirus

US reports 1st case of person-to-person spread of coronavirus

The declaration's real power, however, lies in its ability to rally the worldwide community to fight global health emergencies. Asked if someone in the group who tested negative before the 72-hour h...

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USA officials prepare for a coronavirus pandemic, declare 'public health emergency'

Americans returning from China will be allowed into the country, but will face screening at select ports of entry and required to undertake 14 days of self-screening to ensure they don't pose a health...

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Apple to launch several high-end products in first half of 2020

Apple to launch several high-end products in first half of 2020

Earlier reports have suggested that the company is working on bringing the new Magic keyboard to the 13-inch MacBook Pro, after introducing it in the 16-inch model previous year. Kuo also revealed t...

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