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Varanasi: In a unique and innovative international initiative scripted by New Delhi, the Bill Gates foundation, United States, France and India had decided to join hands for producing cheap and sustainable renewable energy, Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced on Monday. The PM in his address at centenary convocation ceremony of Banaras Hindu University (BHU) said some pro-active …

Washington: In a swift reaction over Pope’s remark, Donald Trump, the frontrunner of US Presidential election, said that he did not like fighting with the pope. “I do not think this is a fight and I do not like fighting with the Pope,” said Trump. Trump reacted to the comment made by Pope. Pope in …

Melbourne: In a bid to reduce the risk of dreaded virus Zika spreading through mosquitoes, scientists have created a new strain of ‘super-infected’ mosquitoes. The ‘super-infected’ species of mosquitoes can reduce the risk of dengue fever and the Zika virus spreading among humans. These mosquitoes are known as Aedes aegypti. These have been infected with …

Albama: Pulitzer laureate author Nelle Harper Lee died at the age of 89 on Saturday. Monroeville’s Mayor confirmed the news. She got fame from her novel, “To Kill a Mockingbird”, which was released in 1961.  More than 30 million copies of this book were sold worldwide.  She was born in April 28, 1926, in Monroeville.

Washington: United States (US) President, Barrack Obama has announced a list of 106 researchers, which includes six Indian-Americans, as recipients of the prestigious Presidential Early Career Awards, the highest US government honour for young aspiring scientists and engineers. “These early-career researchers are leading the way in our efforts to confront and understand challenges from climatic change to …

New Delhi: Google has come up with a new feature ‘Gmailify’, which will allow users of other e-mail providers like Yahoo! Mail or Orkut.com to access Gmail app on Android. “Gmailify links your existing account to Gmail so that you get all the bells and whistles—spam protection, inbox organization and even Google Now cards based …

Mosul: Ayham Hussain(15) was beheaded by the terrorist group Islamic State of Iraq and Syria(ISIS) on the charges of listening  western music at his father’s market store in Mosul. He was produced before a sharia court which sentenced him to death. Locals are outraged over his execution. Was caught enjoying music in the group’s Iraqi …

Florida: Malachi Love-Robinson, a fake teenage doctor charged with operating medical practices in the US state of Florida said he was trying to help people through alternative medicine. Malachi was arrested after examining and providing medical advice to a police officer. Was released on bail on Wednesday. Malachi refuted that he posed as a medical …