Canberra sources reported that Australian authorities on Monday ordered an investigation into the discovery of sewing needles hidden in strawberries, amid growing alarm over scares across the country. Accordingly the contaminated baskets of strawberries have now been reported in six states and territories
Washington sources reported that President Donald Trump's nomination of Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court was thrust into turmoil Sunday after the woman accusing him of high school era sexual misconduct told her story publicly for the first time. Meanwhile the democrats immediately called for a delay in a key committee vote set for this later week and a Republican on the closely divided
Washington sources reported that at least 15 people have been killed in North Carolina and South Carolina in the United States a result of Hurricane Florence which is downgraded to a tropical storm. Meanwhile the weakened Florence is still battering the region with heavy rain on Sunday, causing "catastrophic" flooding and leaving more than one million homes without power.
San Francisco sources reported that after facing human rights violation allegations over the misuse of its platform by the Myanmar government to fuel atrocities against the Rohingya Muslim minority, social networking giant Facebook has announced the hiring of a human rights policy director.
Washington sources reported that the Trump administration will send a message to all US cell phones on Thursday to test a previously unused alert system that aims to warn the public about national emergencies. Accordingly the messages will bear the headline "Presidential Alert", the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) said in a statement this week. Phones will make a loud tone and have a special vibration, said FEMA, which will send the alert.
Due to the Typhoon Mangkhut in the Philippines, more than 40 people have been feared to be dead. Throughout the world, there have been numerous disasters and calamities, natural and man-made over the past two months, and it was just a few weeks back that Kerala had been affected by heavy rains and floods, and slowly came back to normalcy after deaths of more than 400 people.
Islamabad sources reported that Pakistan PM Imran Khan, along with senior Cabinet ministers, was briefed in detail on the various strategic intelligence and national security matters by the senior officials of the Inter-Services Intelligence. Meanwhile the Prime Minister lauded contributions of the ISI towards national security, especially in the ongoing counter terrorism effort.
Sources from Accra stated that on Monday, Annan's body was transferred to the West African nation from Switzerland, where he died on August 18 at the age of 80 and however, it wasn't immediately clear why the process took so long. Furthermore among those who attended the state funeral of the Nobel Peace Prize
According to sources in a step that commercializes space travel, US private space firm SpaceX on Friday announced that it will send the first private passenger to Moon and will reveal his identity on Monday. Reports added the tourist will fly in the Big Falcon Rocket (BFR) being designed to carry people into deep space.
London sources reported that the first British government law to allow paid leave from work for parents who suffer the death of a child was given royal assent on Thursday by Queen Elizabeth II. Meanwhile the new law to support parents affected by the tragedy of childhood mortality is expected to come into force in 2020, and was welcomed by charities offering help to bereaved moms and dads.
According to sources local officials said at least six people were injured and hundreds were ordered to evacuate their homes following a series of 70 explosions that rocked three communities near Boston on Thursday, apparently triggered by a gas pipeline rupture. Meanwhile Live TV images showed firefighters battling blazes in Lawrence, Andover and North Andover, around
Manila sources reported that Typhoon Mangkhut, which has already blasted through the Northern Mariana Islands, is speeding across the Pacific with winds that can gust as high as 255 kilometers (160 miles) per hour. As per report authorities said some 10 million people in the Philippines are in the storm's path, not including millions more in heavily populated coastal China.
Accordingly a leaked video of Google executives trying to console employees who were upset after the election of President Donald Trump has infuriated conservatives, who say the remarks illustrate the search giant's political bias and should prompt regulators to take a close look at the company. Reports added the new controversy stems from a roughly hour long recording published Wednesday by Breitbart.
Washington sources reported that US President Donald Trump has said India wants a trade deal with the US despite the tough stance taken by his administration on the issue. Meanwhile Donald Trump wants to stop the subsidies that growing economies like India and China have been receiving as he wants the US, which he considers as a developing nation, to grow faster than any other nation.
Washington sources reported that the space agency's Human Research Program (HRP) used ground based analogs, laboratories, and the International Space Station (ISS), to evaluate human performance and countermeasures required for the exploration of Mars, expected to be in 2030s. Meanwhile the team divided the hazards into five classifications radiation; isolation and confinement; distance from Earth; gravity and hostile or closed environments.
According to sources the White House said on Monday US President Donald trump has received a "very positive" letter from North Korean leader Kim Jong Un seeking a follow-up meeting after their historic summit in Singapore. White House spokeswoman Sarah Sanders said "It was a very warm, very positive letter", adding
Atlanta sources reported that the Asia Pacific American Network of Oregon said fifty-two Indians are among those held at a federal prison in Oregan under the Trump administration’s ”zero-tolerance” policy against illegal immigration. Meanwhile over the last month, 123 immigrants seeking asylum have been detained and transferred to Oregon’s Sheridan federal prison in Yamhill County.
Washington sources reported that Indian-American former CEO of a Detroit-based IT company in the US has pleaded guilty to bribing a city official. The officials said Parimal D. Mehta, 54, of Northville, was the CEO of FutureNet Group Inc. He was accused of participating in a scheme to bribe a Detroit official to get benefits for the company, said Acting Assistant Attorney General John P. Cronan of the Justice Department’s Criminal Division.
As per report Ford says it won't be moving production of a hatchback vehicle to the United States from China despite President Donald Trump's claim that his taxes on Chinese imports mean the Focus Active can be built in America. Meanwhile when citing Trump's new tariffs, Ford on August 31 said it was dropping plans to ship the Focus Active from China to America.
Google Chrome team has celebrated the birthday of the dinosaur on the web browser it has. Once upon a time, the word web browser was synonymous with internet explorer. Slowly entered Mozilla Firefox and then entered Google Chrome, which became the top used and most downloaded web browser within less than 5 years.
Washington sources reported that President Donald Trump said he’s ready to impose tariffs on an additional $267 billion in Chinese goods on short notice, on top of a proposed $200 billion that his administration is putting the final touches on. Meanwhile the implementation of tariffs on $200 billion of products from China
As per report in a forceful return to the political fray aimed at firing up Democratic voters ahead of key elections and since leaving office, the 44th US president has pointedly avoided direct criticism of his successor, making a calculated effort not to utter Trump's name, but on Friday the gloves came off.
As per report the Internet is usually a weird place. But on some days, it crosses over to be truly bizarre. Reports added to take this latest fad on Twitter, for example photo shopping images of penguins to replace US President Donald Trump in some of his iconic photos.
Accordingly British Airways (BA) on Friday said personal and financial data of its nearly 380,000 customers who booked online on its website and mobile app has been compromised. Furthermore when urging the customers to immediately contact their banks after their credit cards details were compromised
Canberra sources stated that the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) warned on Friday that the koala population in Australia's of New South Wales (NSW) state may face extinction by 2050 if the current rate of tree felling is maintained. Meanwhile the WWF said in a new report that since the repeal of the NSW Native Vegetation Act in August 2017, the forest clearing rate has tripled to a total of 20,258 acres in the north of the state.
Washington sources reported that the Trump administration is seeking to initiate steps against social media companies for allegedly stifling free exchange of ideas and hurting competition. Meanwhile the Department of Justice said US Attorney General Jeff Sessions has convened a meeting of the state attorney general’s in this regard.
Atlanta sources added that Grand Prize is awarded to one exhibit that is considered the best considering all categories, and Dr. Nyayapathi oil painting, titled ‘Graceful’, won the Grand Prize Award. Meanwhile Dr. Nyayapathi believes that art is the innate nature of humans; it is one of the most natural ways of communication. In his portraits, he loves the challenge of capturing the personality of the subjects. His paintings are a way he attempts to emulate God’s creativity and likes to play wi