U.S. fund withdraws from bid for Australia’s Fairfax Media

U.S. private equity giant TPG Capital Sunday walked away from its offer to buy Fairfax Media, with reports saying the embattled Australian media empire would spin-off its property advertising business More...

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Monacoin the cryptocurrency of Japan on the verge

Crpytocurrencies have been in limelight since the bitcoin  surged with the marketcap value of 41.8 Billion (note – these values More...

Einstein letters on Israel, Red Scare go to auction

JERUSALEM (AP) — A collection of letters written by Albert Einstein is set to go to auction next week, offering a new glimpse at More...

Can Russia protests lead to genuine movement?

After calling two nationwide demonstrations in three months that have rattled the Kremlin, it’s clear that opposition leader Alexei More...

Big Royal bash: 1 billion pound bill expected on Queen’s 90th birthday

Britain’s Queen Elizabeth’s official birthday will kick off a weekend of festivities across the UK and a ceremonial ‘Trooping More...

Tremors in Delhi as quake shakes Pak, Afghanistan; 6 feared dead

Six people were feared dead after an earthquake with a magnitude of 6.6 struck South Asia on Sunday, shaking buildings and sparking More...

Thousands return to Ramadi, town from where IS driven out in Iraq

Thousands of displaced families are returning to the western city of Ramadi three months after Iraqi forces backed by US-led airstrikes More...

‘It came like a storm’: Kerala survivors describe temple blaze horror

“It came like a storm, throwing everyone to the ground.” This was how Anish Kumar described the explosions and a blaze that killed More...

Marco Simoncelli topped the times in the second practice German Grand Prix.

Marco Simoncelli topped the times in the second practice German Grand Prix.

The Honda Gresini rider posted a best time of one minute 22.225 seconds, over half a second quicker than his time in the opening practice More...

Murdoch Apologizes to Britain in Full-Page Ad in Every Newspaper

British newspaper readers were greeted by a simple but bold apology as they flipped through the morning headlines. In a letter placed by News International and donning the signature More...

Wisconsin Recall Elections 2011: News & Updates From The Badger State

Wisconsin Recall Elections 2011 News & Updates From The Badger State

In the coming weeks, recall elections will take place in nine of Wisconsin’s state Senate districts. Six Democratic challengers will run to oust Republican incumbents More...

Most Elliptical Galaxies Are ‘Like Spirals’

Most Elliptical Galaxies Are 'Like Spirals'

The majority of ‘elliptical’ galaxies are not spherical but disc-shaped, resembling spiral galaxies such as our own Milky Way with the gas and dust removed, new observations More...

Google invests in a new fund for the development of biotech

Google is betting on the potential of European biotech companies to deliver life-changing drugs by investing alongside Swiss company Novartis in a new $300 million fund run by More...

Chinese makers lead smartphone growth: survey

A survey showed that Chinese vendors Huawei, Oppo and BBK Communication Equipment accounted for 21 percent of the smartphones sold worldwide WASHINGTON —Chinese manufacturers More...

Get in Fighting Shape with Mayweather and Mosley

Floyd Mayweather was dressed in a nice suit, standing on a stage in Manhattan in front of journalists and fans. His soon-to-be More...

Drew Brees’ Championship Plan

The champion slept well for 1 month as he savored the big victory, the biggest he’s had so far. Then, in More...

Tottenham, Arsenal produce late comebacks in Premier League

LONDON — The English Premier League’s north London rivals left it late to snatch points on...

U.S. military to return land in Okinawa on Dec 22: gov’t source

TOKYO — The United States plans to return to Japan roughly half of a large U.S....

China looks to seize Asia free trade leadership

BEIJING — China will position itself as free trade’s new champion at an Asia-Pacific summit this...

5 things I love about Manila

5 things I love about Manila

You may love your city, but do you love it enough to want to tell the world about it? iReporter Elaine Baricante does. Here More...

Where the world’s wild mushrooms grow

A troop of raincoat-clad peasants tramps through a damp forest, eyes locked on the ground. Wicker baskets hang at their sides;..

Free things to do in the most expensive cities

Nothing makes a traveler tremble more than having booked a holiday and, while having that dreamy cup of coffee over the..

China’s Women Buy Maseratis and Ferraris Like Italian Pastries

I totally missed this info nugget and in case you did, too: Chinese women buy three times more Maseratis and More...

Prince William And Kate Middleton Given Diamonds

Forbes Lifestyle has learned exclusively that the Northwest Territories government has presented Prince William and wife Kate Middleton with a Harry..

Meet Kate Middleton’s Go-To Designer ‘Daniella Helayel’

Call it the Kate Effect. Ever since Kate Middleton wore that silk navy dress at the announcement of her engagement with..

U.S. fund withdraws from bid for Australia’s Fairfax Media

U.S. private equity giant TPG Capital Sunday walked away from its offer to buy Fairfax Media, with reports saying the embattled..

Apple considering expansion into wearable glasses: Bloomberg

NEW YORK — Apple Inc is considering expanding into wearable glass headsets and has talked about the project with potential suppliers,..

Light blight: Art project breathes life into empty buildings

TROY, N.Y. — Empty homes on blighted blocks here pulse with a ghostly glow every night. Windows in more than 150..