World’s 1st robot citizen calls for Saudi women’s rightsRandom News

World’s 1st robot citizen calls for Saudi women’s rights

The humanoid robot Sophia, which received Saudi Arabian citizenship in October and expressedhopes of starting a family a few weeks back, is now…

UK appoints its first female ambassador to the UNRandom News

UK appoints its first female ambassador to the UN

Britain has appointed Karen Pierce as its new permanent secretary to the United Nations, the first woman to take on…

Earthquakes in 2018 will put 1bn people at risk: ScientistsRandom News

Earthquakes in 2018 will put 1bn people at risk: Scientists

Scientists warn that fluctuations in the speed of Earth’s rotation could trigger a swarm of devastating earthquakes across the globe,…

Turkey President Erdoğan accuses US of supporting ISISRandom News

Turkey President Erdoğan accuses US of supporting ISIS

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has accused Washington of betraying Ankara and providing “a lot of dollars” to the Islamic…

China launches world’s first fully electric cargo shipRandom News

China launches world’s first fully electric cargo ship

  The vessel, manufactured by the Guangzhou Shipyard International Company Ltd, is powered by a 26-tonne lithium battery. In this…

130 killed by 7.3 magnitude earthquake at Iran-Iraq borderRandom News

130 killed by 7.3 magnitude earthquake at Iran-Iraq border

BAGHDAD/ANKARA – More than 300 people were killed in Iran when a magnitude 7.3 earthquake jolted the country on Sunday,…

Indian-origin UK minister resigns over secret Israel meetingNRI News

Indian-origin UK minister resigns over secret Israel meeting

British aid minister Patel resigns in new test for PM May LONDON (Reuters) – British aid minister Priti Patel was…

US spent 3 times more on wars than official estimates: StudyRandom News

US spent 3 times more on wars than official estimates: Study

Washington has expended a whopping $5.6 trillion on wars in Afghanistan, Iraq, Syria and Pakistan since 2001, according to a…

How NRIs can avoid tax troublesNRI News

How NRIs can avoid tax troubles

By Sudhir Kaushik The government has closed the small savings window for non-resident Indians (NRIs). Till now, NRIs were allowed…

World’s biggest miner gave loan to get deal: Paradise PapersRandom News

World’s biggest miner gave loan to get deal: Paradise Papers

The documents confirm that in 2009, Glencore loaned Gertler $45m with the caveat that it would be repayable if agreement…