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Last updated: Monday, October 23, 2017 7:20:04 PM

Robert Mugabe named goodwill ambassador by WHO
United Nations, Oct 21 (IANS) The World Health Organization (WHO) has appointed Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe as a goodwill ambassador to help tackle non-communicable diseases.

Saturday, October 21, 2017 8:06:04 PM

Alphabet's 'Project Loon' restores basic communication in Puerto Rico
San Francisco, Oct 21 (IANS) Under "Project Loon", Alphabet-owned Google teamed up with AT&T and flew Internet balloons to bring back basic communication in parts of hurricane-ravaged Puerto Rico, reports said on Saturday.

Saturday, October 21, 2017 6:18:04 PM

Apple, Foxconn to meet as iPhone X faces production issues: Report
San Francisco, Oct 21 (IANS) Apple Chief Operating Officer (COO) Jeff Williams is scheduled to meet Foxconn Chairman Terry Gou during his visit to Taiwan later this month to discuss issues affecting the production of the "super premium" iPhone X, reports said on Saturday.

Saturday, October 21, 2017 5:34:04 PM

Michael Jackson took advice from Simon Webbe for songs
Los Angeles, Oct 21 (IANS) Singer Simon Webbe from the boy band Blue, says that the late King of Pop Michael Jackson asked him for advice on knowing when to finish writing a song.

Saturday, October 21, 2017 5:30:04 PM

64% Chrome traffic on Android devices protected: Google
San Francisco, Oct 21 (IANS) Google's efforts to enhance security by extending "not secure" warning to websites not encrypted with "HTTPS in Chrome" has yielded desired results as 64 per cent of Chrome traffic on Android devices is now protected -- up from 42 per cent a year ago.

Saturday, October 21, 2017 4:24:04 PM

George W. Bush's presidency most destructive ever: Steve Bannon
Los Angeles, Oct 21 (IANS) Former White House chief strategist Steve Bannon has continued with his attacks on the Republican elite, particularly lashing against George W. Bush saying that his presidency was the "most destructive ever".

Saturday, October 21, 2017 4:22:03 PM

'Justice League' sequel in the works
Los Angeles, Oct 21 (IANS) Sequel to "Justice League" is already in development, says actor JK Simmons, who essays Commissioner Gordon in the film.

Saturday, October 21, 2017 2:22:05 PM

Crossover with 'Godzilla', 'King Kong' could happen: DeKnight
Los Angeles, Oct 21 (IANS) The "Pacific Rim" movie franchise could crossover with Monster universe, says "Pacific Rim Uprising" director Steven S. DeKnight.

Saturday, October 21, 2017 2:22:04 PM

Bowel disease to become more common in developing countries
Toronto, Oct 21 (IANS) With increased industrialisation, countries in the developing countries will have to grapple with rising cases of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), scientists have warned.

Saturday, October 21, 2017 1:32:05 PM

WhatsApp to soon give more powers to group administrators
San Francisco, Oct 21 (IANS) The administrators on WhatsApp groups will soon be able to choose if other participants can modify the subject of the group, its icon and its description.

Saturday, October 21, 2017 1:12:13 PM

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