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Quarantine ends for kin, friends of Ebola victim Duncan

By | October 21, 2014

Washington, Oct 21 : Relatives and friends of Thomas Eric Duncan, who contracted Ebola in his native Liberia and died in the US, were free of symptoms Monday as they reached the end of the 21-day quarantine imposed by public … Read it!

Brazil polls: Rousseff slightly ahead of Neves

By | October 21, 2014

Brasilia, Oct 21 : Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff is slightly ahead of her rival Aecio Neves in the runup to the Oct 26 presidential runoff vote, according to a survey. The two, however, are in a “techinal tie”.… Read it!

Facebook to locate your stolen passwords

By | October 21, 2014

New York, Oct 21 : In a bid to keep its users’ accounts safe, social networking site Facebook has created an automated service that monitors the web for stolen email addresses and passwords.… Read it!

‘Three Ebola-infected travellers flying out every month’

By | October 21, 2014

Toronto, Oct 21 : On an average every month, three Ebola infected people might board an international flight from any of the three countries in West Africa experiencing the virus outbreak, found a study.… Read it!

Protection assured to Paraguayan journalists

By | October 21, 2014

Asuncion, Oct 21 : Paraguayan Interior Minister Francisco de Vargas has vowed to provide police protection to journalists in the city of Curuguaty following the murder last Thursday of reporter Pablo Medina and his assistant Antonia Almada.… Read it!

Two killed in football clashes in Argentina

By | October 21, 2014

Buenos Aires, Oct 21 : Two men were killed in separate football-related incidents in Argentina, following a Transition Tournament match, according to media reports.… Read it!

Nun to release debut album featuring ‘Like a Virgin’

By | October 21, 2014

Madrid, Oct 21 : Sister Cristina, the Italian nun who became world famous after winning the first edition of “The Voice” contest in Italy this year, is set to release her debut album, in which she sings Madonna’s classic “Like … Read it!

Mahanama is fourth match referee to officiate in 200 ODIs

By | October 21, 2014

Dubai, Oct 21 : Roshan Mahanama became the latest member of the International Cricket Council’s (ICC) elite panel of match referees to reach the 200-mark milestone in One-Day Internationals (ODI) when he officiated the first ODI between New Zealand and … Read it!

Budapest: the ‘startup’ capital of Eastern Europe

By | October 21, 2014

Budapest, Oct 21 : Barack Obama, the Dalai Lama and NASA all have one thing in common – the fact that they distributed live videos on Ustream, the app of the Hungarian startup that represents Budapest’s potential to become a … Read it!

Bayern Munich face first big test against AS Roma

By | October 21, 2014

Berlin, Oct 21 : German League champions Bayern Munich face their first biggest test of 2014-15 season so far when they take on Italian side AS Roma in the Champions League Group E match Tuesday.… Read it!