New Microsoft app evaluates facial expressions against emojis
San Francisco, Nov 17 - Microsoft has launched a new app called "Emoji8" that allows users to compare their own facial expressions to emojis and
Bob Mackie designs for Cher, Carol Burnett to be auctioned
Los Angeles, Nov 17 - Renowned designer Bob Mackie's outfits for singer Cher and actress Carol Burnett are being auctioned.
YouTube comedian 'MostlySane' fights hate online but 'likes' trolls
United Nations, Nov 17 - How does one react to the torrent of hate engulfing the social media?
The surprising answer of the Indian YouTube pe
Facebook testing feature to let you co-watch videos with friends
San Francisco, Nov 17 - Facebook is testing a feature called "Watch Videos Together" on Messenger that would enable simultaneous co-viewing of vi
Kanye donates money to family of security guard killed by police
Los Angeles, Nov 17 - Rapper Kanye West was deeply moved by a story of the killing of a Chicago security guard and donated $150,000 to his family
Mahershala Ali did 'Green Book' for challenge it posed
Los Angeles, Nov 17 - Actor Mahershala Ali says he was attracted towards "Green Book" by the challenge of playing an enigmatic character.
Jon Cryer Set as Lex Luthor in 'Supergirl'
Los Angeles, Nov 17 - Actor Jon Cryer has been cast as Lex Luthor in the "Supergirl" series.
The move marks a return to series television for
Facebook investors want Mark Zuckerberg to resign: Report
San Francisco, Nov 17 - Facebook investors have increased pressure on Chairman and CEO Mark Zuckerberg to step down after a New York Times invest
David Harbour joins Chris Hemsworth in 'Dhaka'
Los Angeles, Nov 17 - "Stranger Things" actor David Harbour will star opposite actor Chris Hemsworth in "Dhaka", an action thriller for streaming
Planet-hunting Kepler telescope put to rest with final commands
Washington, Nov 17 - NASA's Kepler space telescope, that discovered thousands of planets outside our solar system and revealed that our galaxy co
Ex-Oracle executive Thomas Kurian to lead Google Cloud
San Francisco, Nov 17 - Indian-American Thomas Kurian, former Oracle President of product development and a respected technologist, is going to h
Trade war will have no winners: Xi
Port Moresby, Nov 17 - China's President Xi Jinping said here on Saturday that the world needs common rules of global governance that do not resp
74 killed in California wildfires, over 1,000 missing
San Francisco, Nov 17 - The destructive California wildfires have so far killed at least 74 people with over 1,000 reported missing, authorities
Saudi Crown Prince ordered Khashoggi's killing: CIA
Washington, Nov 17 - The CIA has concluded that Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman personally ordered the killing of journalist Jamal Khashog
Trump hints at not imposing new round of tariffs on China
Washington, Nov 17 - US President Donald Trump has spoke about the possibility of not levying another round of tariffs on China -- this time on $
Painting of Indian trumpeters at risk of export from Britain
London, Nov 17 - British Culture Minister Michael Ellis on Friday placed an export bar on a unique watercolour painting depicting a traditional m
Vanessa Marcil claims son Kassius hasn't met his father
Los Angeles, Nov 17 - Just days after actress Vanessa Marcil first claimed that her only child -- 16-year-old Kassius Lijah -- from a previous re
Hamas chief warns Israel not to wage offensive on Gaza
Gaza, Nov 17 - Chief of Islamic Hamas movement in the Gaza Strip, Yehia Sinwar on Friday warned Israel not to wage any future military offensive
Trump says he wrote answers to Mueller's questions
Washington, Nov 17 - US President Donald Trump has told reporters that he has completed written answers to questions from Special Counsel Robert
Iran remains confident it can sidestep sanctions: Deputy FM
Madrid, Nov 17 - Iran's deputy foreign minister for political affairs has expressed confidence that the Persian nation can find a way around the
Russia successfully launches cargo ship toward ISS
Moscow, Nov 17 - Russia has successfully launched Progress MS-10 cargo ship toward the International Space Station (ISS), Russian state space cor
US appreciates DPRK's release of American citizen: Pompeo
Washington, Nov 17 - US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Friday said that the US appreciates the release of an American citizen by the Democrati
Ashley Graham dated 'terrible guys'
Los Angeles, Nov 17 - Model Ashley Graham thinks "having sex too soon" led her to dating a string of "terrible guys", so she decided to stop havi
Qatari leader in Rome visit next week
Rome, Nov 17 (IANS/AKI) Qatar's Emir Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani and a delegation of his ministers will arrive in the Italian capital on Monday for
Ariana Grande chops off signature ponytail
Los Angeles, Nov 17 - Singer Ariana Grande has had her famous high ponytail chopped off, and now sports a shorter hairdo.
The new look went do
May names Steve Barclay as new Brexit Secretary
London, Nov 17 - UK's Prime Minister Theresa May on Friday chose a replacement Brexit secretary a day after the previous incumbent quit over the
Oscar-winning screenwriter William Goldman dies at 87
New York, Nov 17 - The Oscar-winning screenwriter and best-selling author William Goldman, known for "Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid" and "Al
Infosys building $35 mn education centre in US (Lead, correcting headline)
Bengaluru, Nov 17 - Infosys began constructing its US Education Centre at Indianapolis in mid-west Indiana state for its employees at a cost of $
White House agrees to temporarily return Acosta's press pass
Washington, Nov 17 - The US White House has said it will "temporarily reinstate" CNN reporter Jim Acosta's press pass in response to Federal Judg
Chaos, brawls in Sri Lankan parliament over divisive no-confidence vote
Colombo, Nov 16 - Brewing tensions in Sri Lanka's Parliament over a no-confidence motion against the country's newly appointed prime minister boi