Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos. Screengrab of Reuters TV video
Bezos - King for a day

The Amazon CEO briefly unseated fellow tech billionaire Bill Gates as the world’s richest person

Big Data can help curb the spread of chikungunya

Take a look at what Sri Lanka is doing to forecast outbreaks

Marijuana plants are seen in an indoor marijuana plantation of a marijuana smokers club in the outskirts of Montevideo, Uruguay July 16, 2017. Picture taken July 16, 2017 Reuters

'High Times' ready to roll with offering

As more US states legalise cannabis, the magazine plans to be listed on Nasdaq by October

South Korean President Moon Jae-in welcomes a rescue dog to his official Blue House residence in Seoul, South Korea July 26, 2017. Reuters

Rescue dog basks in glory as 'First Dog'

South Korean President Moon Jae-in welcomes four-year-old Tori into the Blue House

Hepatitis elimination strategy on way

The draft of the strategy is awaiting approval

REFILE - CORRECTING NAME European Union's chief Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier addresses a news conference at the EU Commission headquarters in Brussels, Belgium, July 12, 2017 Reuters

EU's top negotiator warns of delays to Brexit talks

Likelihood of starting talks in October decreasing, Michel Barnier tells meeting of EU ambassadors

'Lipstick Under My Burkha win for films'

The film's box office success is cinema's victory against conservatism, says its presenter Ekta Kapoor

A woman (C) looks on as she walks with others to a safer place through a flooded road after incessant rains at Bullut village in Kamrup district in Assam, June 12, 2015. Reuters

India plans to embank Brahmaputra

The plan to build an 800-mile highway embankment aims to curb floods in northeast and improve connectivity


We are all made of stardust!

Up to half the material in the Milky Way could have arrived from smaller galactic neighbours

UN Special Rapporteur Marzuki Darusman addrrsses a news conference on the situation of human rights in North Korea in Geneva March 16, 2015. Reuters

UN's Myanmar probe team gets new chief

Marzuki Darusman, a former attorney-general of Indonesia, replaces Indian Supreme Court advocate Indira Jaising


Gold prices up 2.67%

The hike comes three months after a drop

US admiral would nuke China if Trump ordered it

US admiral Swift said, all members of the military had sworn an oath to obey officers and the US president as commander in chief

Cast member Gal Gadot poses at the premiere of

‘Wonder Woman’ coming back for more

Warner Bros announces Dec 2019 for the return of the female superhero