Washington: Ivanka Trump, US President Donald Trump's daughter, sent hundreds of emails last year to White House aides, Cabinet officials and her assistants using a personal account, many of them in violation of federal records rules, the media reported. White House ethics officials learned of Ivanka's repeated use...
Beijing: China launched a new space environment research satellite and four nanosatellites on a single rocket on Tuesday. The satellites were carried by the Long March-2D rocket from the Jiuquan Satellite Launch Centre at 7.40 a.m., reports Xinhua news agency. The satellites have successfully entered their preset orbit,...
Washington: US President Donald Trump is expected to grant a new authority to American troops on the Southwest border with Mexico to protect border personnel from migrants if they engage in violence, according to defence officials. Currently troops do not have any authorities that would allow them to intervene if the...
Tokyo: Nissan Motor Co Ltd's chairman, Carlos Ghosn, has been arrested over alleged financial irregularities. The Japanese automaker said earlier on Monday that based on a whistleblower report, Ghosn had used company money for personal use and that it had been investigating possible improper practices of Ghosn and...
Melbourne: Three men were arrested on Tuesday on suspicion of plotting an "Islamic State (IS)-isnpired" terrorist attack in Melbourne, police said. "They were certainly looking at a place of mass gathering, where there would be crowds. They were trying to focus on trying to have a place where they could kill...
Nothing is more appealing than a sound sleep after a fraught day. In order to make it nourishing, one has to sleep at least 6-7 hours. This habit enhances mental and physical health, repairs heart and blood vessels, rejuvenates muscle and...
Dieting is more than just a fad among a lot of girls today. They are ready to go to any lengths to get a perfect body.  Sometimes this fantasy for great body could lead to compromising behaviours. For example these teenage girls could try...
Survival is not easy. Nowhere is it more evident than in nature, where only the fittest will come up smiling. But humans have never been fit; however, not only have we survived but we dominate the world. That is one of the greatest wonders....
Few people practise the art of letter writing today.  I don’t remember the last time I wrote one. Probably you too. It takes several things to write a good letter: language style, legibility, font consistency, spacing, and flow. Until...
Baobab trees have been around since the time of Jesus Christ and Pharaohs. Looking more like outsized fruits, “they are all between 1,000 and more than 2, 500 years old”, says a BBC report. These proud oldies are fast dying out in...