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6 held after London terror attack freed without charges
March 25, 2017 12:48 PM

Six persons arrested following the deadly terrorist incident near the UK Parliament have been released without charges, the Metropolitan Police said on Friday.

US lawmakers cancel vote on Trump healthcare plan
March 25, 2017 12:48 PM

The Republican leadership of the US House of Representatives cancelled Friday's scheduled vote on President Donald Trump's bill to replace the healthcare reform carried out by predecessor Barack Obama.

Pakistan rejects US Human rights report as flawed
March 25, 2017 12:48 PM

Pakistan on Friday rejected as flawed the US State Department's Human Rights Report 2016, which has scathingly criticised the country on account of human rights situation.

10 die in China mine accidents
March 25, 2017 12:48 PM

At least 10 persons were killed in two separate incidents at neighbouring gold mines in China's Henan province, authorities said on Saturday.

US House Republicans pull healthcare bill
March 25, 2017 11:30 AM

A GOP-sponsored healthcare bill was pulled from the floor of the House of Representatives ahead of a vote, presumably because not enough votes have been secured for its passing, US media reported on Friday.

'Trump hotel represents no conflict of interest'
March 25, 2017 11:30 AM

A US agency has ruled that Trump International Hotel in Washington D.C., violates no statutes regarding conflicts of interest nor the terms of the government's lease of the historic building to the Trump Organization.

Notice to Pakistani channel over remarks against PM
March 25, 2017 11:30 AM

The Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (Pemra) has issued a show cause notice to ARY News channel over comments on a statement by Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif.

Facebook to begin testing GIF button for comments
March 25, 2017 11:30 AM

Social media giant Facebook will begin testing a GIF button that will allow users post GIFs from services like Giphy and Tenor as comments.

Flexible glass for tiny medical devices developed
March 24, 2017 05:49 PM

Researchers have found a way to make the normally brittle material of glass bend and flex, adding a new level of flexibility to the microscopic world of medical devices.

Pakistan probes 'theft' of priceless art pieces from PNCA
March 24, 2017 05:49 PM

The Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) on Friday initiated an inquiry into the disappearance and theft of priceless artwork and preciouspaintings from the Pakistan National Council of Arts (PNCA) here.

Trump demands vote on healthcare plan
March 24, 2017 05:23 PM

US President Donald Trump issued an ultimatum to House Republicans to fall in line behind a broad health insurance overhaul or see their opportunity to repeal Obamacare vanish, demanding a Friday vote on a bill that appeared to lack a majority to pass.

Google introduces shortcuts to its Search
March 24, 2017 04:01 PM

Tech giant Google has introduced shortcuts on the Google Search app for Android, iOS and Google.com on the mobile web that gives users the ability to explore deeper within topics they care about.

2 more arrested over London terror attack
March 24, 2017 04:01 PM

Two more "significant arrests" were made on Friday for the Westminster terror attack as investigators continue to question eight suspects arrested earlier during raids across Britain.

New vitamin may help DNA repair, reverse ageing process
March 24, 2017 04:01 PM

Scientists have identified a vitamin that plays a key role in repairing damaged DNA and may lead to the development of a drug that can reverse ageing, fight cancer as well as help in space travel.

UK workers at risk of being replaced by robots
March 24, 2017 04:01 PM

London, March 24 (IANS) More than 10 million UK workers are at high risk of being replaced by robots within 15 years as the automation of routine tasks gathers pace in a new machine age, a report said on Friday.

I'm President, and you're not: Trump
March 24, 2017 11:49 AM

US President Donald Trump has defended some of the most controversial claims of his young political career in a wide-ranging interview with Time magazine.

220,000 more birds culled in Japan
March 24, 2017 11:49 AM

Japanese authorities announced on Friday that some 220,000 more poultry were culled due to an outbreak of bird flu that has reappeared since the end of 2016.

56% disapprove of Republican health care bill: Poll
March 24, 2017 11:49 AM

A majority of American voters, 56 per cent, disapprove of the Republican health care plan to replace the Affordable Care Act or Obamacare, according to a poll.

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