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Sep 26, 2019
League Cup: Manchester United survive scare against third tier Rochdale; West Ham suffer shock defeat to OxfordManchester United survived a League Cup scare against third tier Rochdale as they won 5-3 on penalties, while West Ham suffered a shock 4-0 defeat at Oxford on Wednesday.
Sep 15, 2019
Firstpost Editor's Picks: Boat capsize in Andhra Pradesh, Hindi 'imposition' debate, why Onam movie releases failed; today's must-read storiesFirstpost Editor's Picks: Boat in Andhra Pradesh capsizes, Hindi 'imposition' debate, Nirmala Sithharama's press conference, Interview of Lucy Ellmann, why Onam releases failed.
May 24, 2019
Sultan of Brunei Hassanal Bolkiah returns Oxford honorary law degree following backlash over LGBT lawIn April, more than 118,500 people have signed a petition calling on the university to rescind the honorary law degree awarded in 1993 to the sultan, the BBC reported.
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.