• Russia has vowed to retaliate against the collective expulsion of its 100 diplomats by the U.S. and the EU states in a coordinated response to the nerve agent attack on an ex-spy in the U.K., allegedly ordered by Moscow.

    Over 20 nations have stood in solidarity with the U.K. over claims that Russia ordered Skripal attack.
    LAST UPDATE : Mar 27, 2018, 7:24 AM EDT
  • Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg announced a raft of corrective measures.

    Amid outrage over misuse of data of Facebook users, Mark Zuckerberg, the founder of the social networking site, apologized for a “breach of trust,” assuring that the platform is taking action against “rogue apps.”

    LAST UPDATE : Mar 22, 2018, 7:27 AM EDT
  • Facebook says Cambridge University researcher, Aleksandr Kogan, violated its policies.

    Cambridge University researcher, Aleksandr Kogan, developed an app that mined data on 50 million Facebook users and passed the information to London-based consultancy firm Cambridge Analytica.

    LAST UPDATE : Mar 21, 2018, 7:33 AM EDT
  • Russian President Vladimir Putin bagged 76 percent votes.

    Russian President Vladimir Putin scored a landslide victory in Sunday’s presidential election, clinching nearly 76 percent votes in a heavily lopsided contest that was always destined to go one way.

    LAST UPDATE : Mar 19, 2018, 5:59 AM EDT
  • Stephen Hawking's synthesized voice that graced popular TV shows and recordings.

    British scientist Stephen Hawking leaves behind a legacy of grit and courage that he displayed during his entire life, unraveling the secrets of black holes, the existence of God and quantum gravity.

    LAST UPDATE : Mar 14, 2018, 5:42 AM EDT
  • (Source: Philippe sosson/flickr)

    Oxfam, the disgraced charity under fire for alleged sexual exploitation by its Haiti team in 2011, has released its internal report, admitting that three of the accused men physically threatened a witness during the probe. 

    LAST UPDATE : Feb 19, 2018, 6:09 AM EST
  • President Trump's Trip to Asia

    President Donald Trump landed in China on Wednesday after a speech to the South Korean parliament where he used strong language warning North Korean leader Kim Jong-un to give up his nuclear ambitions.

    LAST UPDATE : Nov 08, 2017, 5:57 AM EST
  • Catalonia’s President Carles Puigdemont signed a suspended statement on independence on Tuesday.

    Catalan leader signed a declaration of independence but stopped short of implementation as he called for negotiations with the Spanish regime in a move that averted the region’s direct showdown with Madrid.

    LAST UPDATE : Oct 11, 2017, 5:40 AM EDT
  • (Source: The White House/flickr)

    According to U.S. media outlets, President Donald Trump is set to abandon the 2015 international nuclear deal with Iran on the grounds that Tehran has failed to live up to the spirit of the landmark Obama-era accord.

    LAST UPDATE : Oct 06, 2017, 4:59 AM EDT