International

Germany out to secure World cup ticket

Germany out to secure World cup ticket

Joachim Loew's world champions Germany head to Prague for Friday's World Cup qualifier against the Czech Republic focused on preserving their 100 percent record. The match is Germany's first international of a season which finishes...
Facebook makes new bid for TV viewers with expanded video

Facebook makes new bid for TV viewers with expanded video

Facebook Inc on Wednesday made its biggest move to date to compete in the television market by expanding its video offerings with programming ranging from professional women's basketball to a safari show and a...
EU has said it will continue to press Bangladesh to conclude the negotiations on the SOPs

EU has said it will continue to press Bangladesh to conclude the negotiations on...

The European Union (EU) has said it will continue to press Bangladesh to conclude the negotiations on the Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) on the return of irregular migrants from the EU by the end...

Indian teen builds world’s ‘lightest satellite’

An Indian teenager has built what is thought could be the world's lightest satellite, which will be put into orbit at a Nasa facility in the US in June. Rifath Shaarook's 64-gram (0.14 lb) device...
Google to work with Indonesia to tackle content deemed offensive

Google to work with Indonesia to tackle content deemed offensive

Alphabet Inc's Google is working with Indonesia to tackle video content deemed to be offensive, including material that might incite violence or hate speech, a senior official of the search giant said on Friday. Google...

Germany expects strong future of EU with Marcon

Chancellor Angela Merkel had emphatically thrown her support behind Macron against his far-right, anti-EU challenger Marine Le Pen, aware that the very existence of the European Union was at stake in the vote. Minutes after...

Muslim teen wins right to box competitively in hijab

A Muslim teen boxer from Minnesota who hopes to one day compete in the Olympics has won a fight to wear a hijab during matches in the US. Amaiya Zafar will also be allowed to...