Online grooming on certain sites is a 'well-known international fact' warned Inspector Jon Rouse, who runs a specialist branch to fight online child exploitation in Queensland.
Lumidolls, which is based in Barcelona, is 'looking for an investor in the UK' to set up its second European sex doll brothel. For £67 (€80/$86), people will be able to spend half an hour with a sex
South Korean band BTS, or Bangtan Boys, won an award for social media influence during the ninth “Shorty Awards” held in New York on Sunday. The seven-member group – made up of Jin, Suga, Rap Monster
The Internet of Things is keeping people safe on construction sites - and that's just one example of how technology is helping a region diversify its economy and improve people's lives
The 57-year-old astronaut, from Mount Ayr, Iowa, has previously broken records for being the oldest woman in space and for being the woman who has taken the most space walks.
While several torture tests have proven the Galaxy S8 is not quite as explosive as previous flagship iterations by Samsung, new texts show the new handset is quite susceptible to damage through more
Cassini is the most sophisticated space probe ever built. Launched in 1997 as a joint NASA/European Space Agency mission, it took seven years to journey to Saturn. It’s been orbiting the sixth planet
Carrie Coon found it comforting when she learned that she was cast as Gloria Burgle in Season 3 of Noah Hawley’s “Fargo.” “It was very reassuring to know … that I was about to work with another creat
“Lucifer” Season 2 is set to return to FOX on Monday, May 1. Ahead of the premiere, here are some information on the upcoming five episodes for the hit TV series. Read: “Lucifer” Season 2, episode 14
Erin Moran did not have comfortable and convenient days when her stint on TV ended. The “Happy Days” star died poor. On Saturday, Moran was found dead and a source told Daily Mail that her death was
The “Fast and Furious” squad is not slowing down as the “The Fate of the Furious” remains on the top chart of the box office last weekend. Universal’s eighth installment of the franchise continues to
Scientists have revealed they can generate the fine but strong threads used by spiders to make their webs by growing it in genetically modified tobacco plants.
Three out of four British people believe robots are 'unsafe' and open to attack according to a survey carried out by SQS, the Cologne-based software quality assurance firm.
Oxford-based 'Driven' has been given government funding to try out a fleet of autonomous vehicles between London and Oxford. FiveAI, an AI firm based in Cambridge, has also been given funding.
Dark matter — the mysterious stuff that we know is there, but have no clue what it’s made of. This is because despite accounting for roughly 85 percent of the universe’s mass, dark matter is invisibl
Telcos will continue to face difficulties in fiscal 2018 as well and two of the top three telcos are set to “bleed” due to intense competition triggered after the launch of Reliance Jio, a report sai
ICICI Direct has come out with its report on S Chand Company. The research firm has recommended to "Subscribe " the IPO in its research report as on April 24 , 2017.
President Trump and daughter Ivanka are scheduled to make a very long distance call Monday from the Oval Office. The two along with astronaut Kate Rubins will be calling the International Space Stati
Uber folded in a showdown with Apple after the iPhone maker threatened to effectively shut down the ride-sharing app after it was caught flaunting its privacy regulations.
Billionaire Mukesh Ambani-led Reliance Jio today reported widening of its net loss to Rs 22.50 crore in the six months to March, a period when the company virtually had no revenue and ran two back-to
A team of researchers led by the University of Minnesota has created a cellular patch, which could be of great assistance to patients recovering from a heart attack. The 3D-bioprinted patch can help
The Shetland and Orkney islands have the highest proportion of Viking descendants in the UK. People with names ending in 'son' could be related to the Scandinavian warriors.
“The Flash” actress Danielle Panabaker talked about Killer Frost and Caitlin’s unexpected romance with Tom Felton’s Julian during her panel at the Chicago Comics and Entertainment Expo (C2E2) last we
Nasa has released a stunning video showing cascades of charged particles spilling from a hole in the sun's atmosphere, which could cause a geomagnetic storm on Earth today.
Johnny Depp’s estranged wife, Amber Heard, has moved on from their split and has already found a new love. The “Rum Diary” star confirmed her relationship with SpaceX CEO Elon Musk on her social medi
Fox News’ Sean Hannity has come under the scanner after a former contributor for the network said the host invited her back to his hotel room after an event in Detroit. However, some other contributo
Electronics giant Samsung will this week offer an unusually early software update for its newly— released Galaxy S8 phone, it said today after some consumers complained of red—tinted screens. The ...
Popular wisdom tells us that Snapchat and Instagram are highly popular apps among teens. And a new survey confirms this fact in percentage terms, along with giving a break-up of how black and white t
Ultratech Cement today reported a decline of 11.31 per cent in its consolidated net profit to Rs 725.90 crore for the fourth quarter ended March 31, 2017, on account of higher expenses. The firm, a..
Good news Downworlders: Freeform has renewed “Shadowhunters” for Season 3. The network announced the good news on Friday and the cast revealed the TV series’ future via Facebook live interview from t
The launch of the device is a key step for the South Korean tech firm as it seeks to move on from last year#39;s humiliating withdrawal of the Galaxy Note 7 over exploding batteries, which hammered
Given the success of Disney’s “Beauty and the Beast,” it wouldn’t come as a huge shock if the studio decides to make a sequel. But is it possible? Dan Stevens, the actor who portrays the Beast, told
“Bates Motel” executive producer Carlton Cuse shared the first time it hit him that the A&E series has indeed come to an end. In a recent interview with the New York Times, Cuse revealed that as
India’s fourth largest software services firm HCL Technologies today said it will acquire US-based Urban Fulfillment Services (UFS) for up to $30 million (over Rs 193 crore) in cash. UFS is a prov...
Inching a step closer to the mega merger, Reliance Communications (Rcom) and Aircel received their respective shareholders’ approval for the merger of the companies that would result in creating the
Serena Williams is spending some quality time with her soon-to-be husband after confirming her pregnancy. The tennis champ hit the beach with her fiancé, Alexis Ohanian, over the weekend. On Saturday
“Scorpion” Season 3 will soon see Happy (Jadyn Wong) and Toby (Eddie Kaye Thomas) tying the knot. However, this won’t serve as the finale for the hit CBS series.
Corporates are witnessing a significant rise in their HR technology budgets with 56 per cent of all Asia-Pacific organisations planning to increase their spend in this segment, says a survey. “Mor...
Days after the trailer for the highly anticipated “Red Dead Redemption” mod for “Grand Theft Auto V” was released, the modders behind it announced the discontinuation of the project. The trailer has
Apple has been interested in automotive technology for a long time — the company already has the CarPlay infotainment system. But now it is moving further into the automotive industry and is working
FRANKFURT/TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan's Nikon Corp on Monday said it has initiated legal action against ASML Holding NV and Carl Zeiss AG [CZTOP.UL], saying the Dutch and Germany companies used its lithog
Cindy Sims has seen her bills go up since Bright House Networks transitioned to Spectrum less than a year ago. She says she has not had issues with the quality of her cable service, which she uses in
Researchers from Dalhousie University in Nova Scotia examined the reproductive tracts of dolphins that died naturally in order to find out how they have sex.
“Gotham” star Chris Chalk has tied the knot with Kimberley Dalton Mitchell! According to US Weekly, the romantic wedding ceremony took place at the North Carolina Arboretum in the actor’s hometown ov
Middle Eastern oil companies will use their enormous wealth to invest in space mining within the next five years, according to energy consultant Tom James from Navitas Resources in Singapore.
“The Catch” Season 2, episode 8 will see Alice (Mireille Enos) and Ben (Peter Krause) rethinking their relationship. In “The Knock-Off,” Ben will confront Alice about whether or not she still wants t
The votes are mostly counted in the first round of the French Presidential election. Marine Le Pen of the French far right National Front has received 21.5 percent of vote. Emmanuel Macron, an indepe
Global fund house First State Investments has hiked its stake by 1.03 per cent in IT firm Cyient, formerly known as Infotech Enterprises, by buying 11.60 lakh shares in the open market. In a BSE fi..
“Modern Family” star Ariel Winter is feeling the pressure of being called a role model, but this doesn’t mean that she’s not enjoying being one.
China’s ambitious space program took another big step forward over the weekend when the country’s indigenously developed Tianzhou-1 cargo spacecraft docked with the Tiangong-2 space station. The unsc
Brash Games is no more. The video game news site that claimed to be a source for unbiased game reviews has folded its website and its domain is now for sale.
At 1:27 a.m. EDT Monday, U.S. astronaut Peggy Whitson — who, in November, became the oldest woman to fly in space — broke the record for the most cumulative days spent in space by an American. Whitso
Pippa Middleton is getting married to fiancé James Matthews soon. And apparently, the ceremony has been made open to the public, so the locals might gatecrash the event.
The report further mentions that officials had made their best efforts for their survival but two of them succumbed to the deadly parvovirus infection within a few hours.
New evidence suggests that it’s possible for special education students to make large achievement gains without their traditional services in schools with high quality general education programs.
The International Institute of Information Technology (IIIT-Hyderabad) has announced an accelerator programme for social start-ups. The institute has joined hands with Surge Impact Foundation to run
Blac Chyna’s relationship with the Kardashian-Jenner family of “Keeping Up With the Kardashians” has been very rocky, given her constant squabbles with their brother, Rob. But things heated up when R
Oswald Cobblepot (Robin Lord Taylor) and Ed Nygma (Cory Michael Smith) were as thick of thieves when “Gotham” Season 3 started, but a lot of things have happened that wrecked their once good relation
The ride-hailing company put a digital fence around Apple headquarters to hide its rule-breaking, the New York Times reports
iPhone 8 is one of the most highly anticipated smartphones of 2017, and while Apple has remained largely silent about the upcoming device — which marks the tenth anniversary of the original iPhone —
As Draft Day approaches, you can actually throw some action on the 2017 NFL Draft. Here's the odds and a look at where the oddsmakers have set us up with value picks.
Will the Browns or someone else trade up for the Titans' No. 5 pick Thursday night to take either Mitchell Trubisky or DeShaun Watson? That and more in NFL 1st and 10.
Luhansk energy association (LEO) is planning to turn off the electricity in the separatist-held part of the Luhansk region on April 25. This was reported by the director general of the LEO Volodymyr H
MOSCOW – Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov has vowed to use Moscow’s influence to get Ukraine’s separatists to comply with a cease-fire deal. Read more here. The post Associated
One hundred years ago this month, a train pulled by locomotive No. 293 arrived at the Finland Station in Petrograd (St. Petersburg). Though it was late at night, a large crowd waited waving red flags
France is entering uncharted political water – and it is not because Marine Le Pen is in the final round of the presidential election. Read more here. The post BBC: Macron moves France into unch
The euro jumped in value against the pound on Sunday night as stock markets across Europe rose when Emmanuel Macron won the most votes in the first round of the French election.
This is a glimpse of Vision 2031-32 presented by the NITI Aayog Vice-Chairman Arvind Panagariya to the body#39;s Governing Council, chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, at a meeting held yesterd
The government will put under the hammer coal blocks for private coal-to-gas, liquid and polychemical projects this financial year, a top official said today.
It has become commonplace to the point of cliché for pundits to explain in worried tones that smartphones can be addictive. In a recent “60 Minutes” segment, Anderson Cooper interviewed Tristan Ha
For President Trump, is getting funding for a border wall worth shutting down the federal government? I'm Davan Maharaj, editor-in-chief of the Los Angeles Times. Here are some story lines I don't
New classrooms under construction at a charter school in Pacoima mark a moment of truce — even mutual respect — in a hot and cold war between charters and the Los Angeles Unified School District.
Seldom has an effort to alter Los Angeles’ governing blueprint been as clever and underhanded as Charter Amendment C, a little-noticed measure on the little-noticed May 16 city ballot that would c
Workers in New Orleans removed the first of four prominent Confederate monuments Monday morning, becoming the latest Southern institution to sever itself from symbols viewed by many as a represent
Good morning, and welcome to the Essential California newsletter. It’s Monday, April 24, and here’s what’s happening across California: TOP STORIES Reality check The twin border cities of Calexico