Toyota showcases humanoid robot that mirrors user
Japanese auto giant Toyota Wednesday showcased a humanoid robot that can mirror its user’s movements, a product it says...
NBC sacks newsman Matt Lauer over alleged sexual misconduct
NBC said Wednesday it has fired Matt Lauer, a well-known morning news anchor, for what it described as inappropriate...
North Korea fires ICBM, splashes in Sea of Japan: Pentagon
North Korea fired what the US Pentagon said appeared to be an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) that landed close...
No compromise shall be made towards defence  irrespective of the constraints: COAS
Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa visited Heavy Industries Taxila (HIT) today. On the occasion COAS was given a detailed briefing on defence production of the industry including ongoing and future defence projects. COAS appreciated performance and commitment of the industry towards quality production. “HIT has... Read more
Jagga Jasoos actor Bidisha Bezbaruah found dead in her flat
Actress-singer Bidisha Bezbaruah has been found hanging from a ceiling fan, from her flat at Sushant apartment in Gurgaon late on Monday evening. Bidisha Bezbaruah who acted in Jagga Jasoos  and  a popular face in the Assamese film industry. The actress was last seen in Ranbir Kapoor-Katrina Kaif starrer Jagga... Read more
Over 1,000 pilgrims stuck at Pak-Iran border
Over a thousand pilgrims from south Punjab have been stuck at the Mir Java, Iranian border for five days. According to Border Security sources, the pilgrims are stranded due to lack of security to escort them back into Pakistan. The stranded pilgrims belong to Multan, Khanewal, Layyah, Dera Ghazi... Read more
Oil tanker turns over in Rahim Yar Khan
 An oil tanker overturned in the Zafarabad, Rahim Yar Khan on late Tuesday night.  According to the motorway police officials, the crash site moments later and sealed it in order to prevent any unfortunate consequence.  The traffic going towards the site of the accident was halted temporarily and rerouted to... Read more
Eighth person who attended Trump Jr meeting identified: CNN
An eighth person who attended a controversial meeting with President Donald Trump’s eldest son has been identified as a top official of a company founded by a Russian billionaire with links to the Trumps, CNN said Tuesday. The confirmation is the latest development in the burgeoning scandal over the... Read more
Google Glass reborn for the workplace
After spending two years on the sidelines, Google Glass’ Internet-linked eyewear is back in the game – this time aimed at helping workers do their jobs. General Electric, Volkswagen, and Boeing are among more than 50 businesses taking part in testing a Glass Enterprise Edition in a limited program,... Read more
Charlize Theron on a mission to defy gender norms in ‘Atomic Blonde’
Oscar-winning actress Charlize Theron said she hoped to even the playing field in the male-dominated spy film genre with her latest role as a deadly agent in action-thriller movie Atomic Blonde. “I saw potential in this character,” Theron, 41, told Reuters at the Berlin premiere of Atomic Blonde on Monday. “I wanted... Read more
Spain’s football federation chief held in fraud probe
Police raided the headquarters of Spain’s football federation on Tuesday and arrested its president Angel Maria Villar as part of an anti-corruption probe. Villar, 67, a senior vice president of FIFA, world football’s governing body, was being held on suspicion of abusing his position to embezzle funds from the... Read more
World’s first child hand transplant a ‘success’
The first child in the world to undergo a double hand transplant is now able to write, feed, and dress himself, doctors said Tuesday, declaring the ground-breaking operation a success after 18 months. The report in The Lancet Child & Adolescent Health provides the first official medical update on... Read more