San Francisco: After facing a backlash over reports that third-party app developers can read your Gmail, Google on Wednesday said the company is continuously vetting developers and their apps that integrate with Gmail before it opens them for general access. A Wall Street Journal report earlier this week claimed that the search giant is reportedly allowing …

Moscow: England survived a penalty shootout for the first time in their FIFA World Cup history as they overcame a combative Colombian team with a 4-3 (1-1) victory on penalties here on Tuesday to set-up a quarter-final against Sweden. Harry Kane marked his sixth goal of the tournament as he converted a penalty to give England …

Washington: US President Donald Trump’s administration has rescinded seven Obama-era policy guidelines that called on universities to consider race as a factor in diversifying their campuses. In a joint letter, the Education and Justice Departments said on Tuesday that the guidelines ‘advocate policy preferences and positions beyond the requirements of the Constitution’. “The executive branch cannot …

Srinagar: The death toll from a landslide on a trek route to the Amarnath cave shrine in Jammu and Kashmir have increased to five, police said on Wednesday. The landslide occurred on Tuesday evening on the Brarimarg-Railpatgri area triggered due to rains. This, however, has not diminished the devotion and faith even a bit as over …

Manchester: Lokesh Rahul scored a scintillating unbeaten hundred after chinaman bowler Kuldeep Yadav claimed his maiden five-wicket haul to restrict England to 159/8, as India went 1-0 up in the three-match Twenty20 International (T20I) series with a convincing eight-wicket win at the Old Trafford here on Tuesday. Rahul struck a breezy 54-ball 101 (not out), …