PARIS: A French criminal came up with a cunning plan to escape the long arm of the law by announcing his own funeral, which both the police and his unsuspecting granny attended.
NEW YORK: Using artificial sweeteners may set the stage for diabetes in some people by hampering the way their bodies handle sugar, suggests a preliminary study done mostly in mice.
WASHINGTON: Apple is rolling out new privacy protections for iPhones and iPads, with a new system that makes it impossible for the company to unlock a device even with a warrant.
NEW YORK: Pop star Rihanna on Tuesday blasted a television network for wavering on whether to broadcast one of her songs at an American football game, amid a furor over domestic violence.
VIENNA: A traffic cop in Austria got more than he bargained for after a booby trap covered him head-to-toe in manure as he was trying to catch people speeding, police said on Tuesday.
‘A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step’.
Women who like to look different and change their image every once in a while are always on the lookout for the next best thing in the world of cosmetics and beauty products.
PARIS, France: Scientists said on Tuesday they had identified a gene that appears to play an important part in babies’ language development.
NEW YORK: Paintings by one of India’s most important modern artists go under the hammer in New York on Wednesday, highlights in a booming market for Asian art featured this week.
OTTAWA: “The Imitation Game,” a biopic of British codebreaker Alan Turing starring Benedict Cumberbatch, won the Toronto film festival’s top prize Sunday, confirming its status as an early Oscars cont
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