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Tech giants call on Obama to impose new curbs on web snooping Dec 10, 10:49 am
Washington, Dec. 10 (ANI): Eight of the US' biggest tech companies have reportedly called on President Barack Obama and Congress to impose new curbs on web surveillance following revelations about the country's spy agency allegedly collected user data of million of customers.
Soon, diagnostic pill that could help detect stomach cancer Dec 5, 10:42 am
Washington, Dec. 5 (ANI): Researchers have developed a tiny capsule that could carry out a chemical analysis of the contents of one's stomach and identify presence of so-called "occult" blood at very low levels.
Johannesburg, Nov 29 (ANI): Brazilian football officials have said that the stadium for the 2014 World Cup, which was the scene of a deadly construction accident, will not be removed from the roster although its completion will be delayed.
AOL likely to sell Winamp to Microsoft Nov 22, 10:40 am
Washington, Nov. 22 (ANI): U.S.-based multinational mass media company AOL is likely to sell its most famous media player Winamp to Microsoft.
Google still top US search engine by a mile Nov 14, 11:43 am
Washington, Nov. 14 (ANI): Search giant Google reportedly continues to be the leader in the US search market by maintaining 66.9 percent of it and handling 12.9 billion searches out of 19.3 billion made in October by the people in the country.
Rare 'Asian unicorn' spotted after 15yrs in Vietnam Nov 14, 10:37 am
Wellington, Nov. 14 (ANI): One of the earth's rarest and most threatened mammals, Saola, a long-horned ox, dubbed Asian unicorn, was caught on camera in central Vietnam forest for the first time in 15 years.
Johannesburg, Nov 7 (ANI): Italian side Napoli has moved into second place in their Champions League Group F on Wednesday with a 3-2 win over French side Marseille at Sao Paolo.
Pajtim Kasami's 'wonder-goal' for Fulham voted 'greatest volley of Premier League era' Oct 23, 10:06 am
London, Oct 23 (ANI): Fulham player Pajtim Kasami's 'wonder-goal' for his side, which led them to a 4-1 win over Crystal Palace on Monday, has reportedly been voted as the greatest volley of the Premier League era.
London, Oct 17 (ANI): The Brazilian police have reportedly issued a warning to football fans heading to the 2014 Rio World Cup to expect a 'World Cup of terror' at the hands of the country's crime gangs.
London, Oct 9 (ANI): New Sunderland boss Gus Poyet has said that he should not be compared to controversial predecessor Paolo Di Canio as his time has come to an end and because everyone is different.
ESA turns astronauts into 'cavenauts' Oct 5, 10:20 am
Washington, Oct. 5 (ANI): ESA is known for sending astronauts to space, but last week six astronauts from around the world spent six days underground to get a taste of working together in extreme conditions.
Somdev breaks into China Open main draw Sep 29, 2:33 pm
Beijing, Sept 29 (ANI): India's Somdev Devvarman has qualified for the ATP 500 China Open after he beat Italy's Paolo Lorenzi 3-6, 7-6, 6-3 in the final qualifying round of the tournament.
Chinese docs grow nose on man's forehead to replace damaged one Sep 26, 10:45 am
Washington, Sept. 26 (ANI): After suffering a severe nasal trauma in a car wreck, a Chinese man will soon undergo a transplant that will replace his damaged nose with a new nose that has been grown on his forehead.
London, Sept 24 (ANI): Italian manager Gianfranco Zola is in line to be the next manager of Premier League club Sunderland who recently sacked manager Paolo Di Canio after a major bust-up involving senior players.
Washington, Sept. 23 (ANI): Google and Facebook are reportedly the top leaders to cash in the online advertising, leaving the rest of the digital advertising firms with no growth.
London, Sept 23 (ANI): Premier League club Sunderland has sacked its manager Paolo Di Canio after he was involved in a major bust-up with senior players and two old players within the squad that they were sick of his constant criticism.
Washington, Sept. 3 (ANI): The US-based phone company Verizon Communications has agreed to buy UK-based Vodafone Group PLC for 130 billion dollars, making it the third largest corporate deal ever.
Assam Rifles intensifies patrolling along Indo-Myanmar border Aug 31, 3:50 pm
Imphal, Aug.31 (ANI): The Assam Rifles has intensified patrolling on the India-Myanmar border, following reports of intrusion by the Myanmar Army along the Manipur border.
Statins may also help slow human ageing Aug 30, 12:40 pm
Washington, August 30 (ANI): Researchers have suggested that statins protect against DNA shortening by telomerase activation and promote healthy aging free of age-related diseases like heart disease, diabetes and cancer
Cummins in doubt for home Ashes series due to back injury Aug 19, 3:56 pm
Melbourne, Aug 19 (ANI): Australian pace bowler Pat Cummins is doubtful for the home Ashes series following a recurrence of his troublesome back complaint, which was confirmed when he returned home early from Australia A's tour of South Africa.
'Bratty' AOL CEO sacks worker for taking picture during office meet Aug 11, 11:53 am
Washington, Aug. 11 (ANI): Multinational mass media corporation, America Online's (AOL) CEO reportedly fired an employee for taking his picture during an office meeting.
'Womaniser' Orson Welles' romantic life revealed Jul 19, 11:56 am
London, July 19 (ANI): Orson Welles, who was a known womaniser, lived a life that was dotted with affairs with various women.
Bebo's founder buys back company at $849m profit Jul 3, 11:35 am
London, July 3 (ANI): Michael Birch, the internet entrepreneur, who along with his wife Xochi founded social networking site, Bebo, in the early 2000s, has reportedly paid 1 million dollars to buy back the site.
Facebook working on 'News Reader app' Jun 25, 1:36 pm
Washington, June 25 (ANI): Social media giant Facebook is reportedly working on news service application, which will collect all the news shared on the website and make it easier to browse through the various applications for the iPhones and iPads.
U.S. intelligence chief defends intelligence collection programme from Internet companies Jun 7, 11:54 am
Beijing, June 7 (Xinhua-ANI): The U.S. Director of National Intelligence James Clapper on Thursday defended the code-named PRISM program that tapped into internet companies for intelligence, saying the related reports published by the British Guardian newspaper and the Washington Post contained "numerous inaccuracies."
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