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May 16, 2019
Day after Rahul Gandhi's 'Modilie' dig at PM, Oxford Dictionaries says word does not exist in its recordsOxford Dictionaries said Thursday that the word "Modilie", used by Prime Minister Narendra Modi's critics to take a swipe at him, is 'fake'.
Feb 20, 2019
World's first gene therapy treatment to halt common, untreateable form of blindnessScientists are using the natural infective ability of a virus to deliver the treatment to patients' cells.
Jan 27, 2019
Oxford Dictionaries names 'Nari Shakti' Hindi word of 2018; JLF director says it 'encapsulates spirit of our times'Oxford Dictionaries on Saturday declared "Nari Shakti" the Hindi word for the year 2018. The announcement was made during a session at the ongoing Jaipur Literature Festival (JLF) at Diggi Palace.
Jan 19, 2019
Oxford University suspends research funding from Huawei amid security concernsIt’s another setback for Huawei's image in Europe, an important market for the company.
Dec 23, 2018
Orlando based tech firm creates scents for VR games, military trainingIn recent years, virtual reality has become a multibillion-dollar business.
Aug 14, 2018
VS Naipaul dies at 85: Reading the Nobel laureate is to see literature at its finest, and that's all that should matterFor Naipaul writing was the only thing that mattered: all the rest was noise.
Apr 06, 2018
China warns it will fight back 'at any cost' with fresh measures against US tariffs, says not afraid of trade warChina warned it would fight back "at any cost" with fresh measures to safeguard its interests if the United States sticks to its protectionist actions.
Apr 02, 2018
Malala Yousafzai returns to London after Pakistan trip; Nobel laureate visited hometown, met PM Shahid Abbasi on tripMalala Yousafzai returned to London after her first visit to Pakistan since she was shot in the head by Taliban militants for advocating girls' education over five years ago.
Dec 15, 2017
Oxford dictionaries declare 'Youthquake' as word of the year after Jeremy Corbyn's election campaignOxford Dictionaries on Friday declared "Youthquake" as the word of the year for 2017, owing to what it calls a "political awakening" among young voters
Nov 28, 2017
Pope Francis meets Aung San Suu Kyi amid Rohingya crisis following courtesy call by Myanmar Army chiefPope Francis held talks with Myanmar's leader Aung San Suu Kyi on Tuesday, a pivotal moment in a visit.