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U.S. says it kills top Iranian commander Soleimani in air strike

The United States killed Iranian Major-General Qassem Soleimani, head of the elite Quds Force and spearhead of Iran’s spreading military influence in the Middle...

Modi inaugurates DRDO’s young scientist labs

(IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday inaugurated Defence Research and Development Organisation's (DRDO) Young Scientist Laboratories to enable focused research in advanced technologies. Open...

Japanese prosecutors raid Nissan ex-chair Ghosn’s Tokyo home

Japanese prosecutors raided the Tokyo home of former Nissan Chairman Carlos Ghosn after he skipped bail before a trial on financial misconduct charges and...

Gaming firm Razer joins Singapore digital bank race

Gaming firm Razer Inc said on Thursday it is leading a consortium of companies that has applied for a online bank licence in Singapore,...

Taiwan’s top military official missing after helicopter makes emergency landing

Taiwan’s top military official was among three people missing on Thursday after a helicopter made an emergency landing in a mountainous northern area near...

Japan’s emperor waves to crowds in 1st New Year’s greeting

Japan’s Emperor Naruhito waved to cheering, flag-waving crowds from a palace balcony Thursday in his first New Year’s greeting since ascending to the throne. Naruhito...

Singapore posts decade-low growth as trade war bruises output

SINGAPORE - Singapore’s economy expanded at its slowest pace in a decade last year as its manufacturing sector contracted, preliminary data showed on Thursday,...

Flood death toll rises to 21 in Indonesian capital

JAKARTA - The death toll from flash floods and landslides in and around Indonesia’s capital Jakarta reached at least 21 on Thursday, with more...

IIMs seek exemption from quota in teaching positions

(PTI) All 20 Indian Institutes of Management (IIMs) have requested the HRD Ministry to exempt them from reserving positions in the teaching staff for Scheduled...

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Google explores AI use in breast cancer screening

(IANS) Google's health division is collaborating with Northwestern Medicine in the US on a new clinical research study to explore whether Artificial Intelligence (AI) models...

Cisco, Nasscom to offer 20K virtual internships on cybersecurity

(IANS) Networking giant Cisco is partnering with Nasscom FutureSkills Prime and All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) to offer 20,000 virtual internship opportunities in...

GCC launches WhatsApp Communication system to help citizens

(IANS) The Greater Chennai Corporation (GCC) on Friday launched a dedicated WhatsApp Communication system to help citizens raise their queries and grievances on daily activities. People...

This Is How to Create a Positive Workplace Environment

Does it feel like every day in the office is a downer? Your staff aren’t happy, constantly come in late, and it seems like...