North Korea drought: Children at risk in ‘worst crisis since 2001’

North Korea’s crop production has been hit in recent years by both drought and flooding North Korea is facing severe food shortages after being hit by its worst drought since 2001, a report from the United Nations says. Crop production in the country has been hampered by a prolonged dry period and food imports are […]

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Largest crime rise in England and Wales for 10 years

Crime in England and Wales has seen its largest annual rise in a decade, according to the Office for National Statistics. The total number of crimes reported to and recorded by the police rose by 10% between April 2016 and March 2017 to almost five million. Violent crime was up by 18%, robbery by 16% […]

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AlphaBay and Hansa dark web markets shut down

AlphaBay went offline earlier this month Two of the largest dark web marketplaces have been shut down following a “landmark” international law enforcement investigation. The AlphaBay and Hansa sites had been associated with the trade in illicit items such as drugs, weapons, malware and stolen data. According to Europol, there were more than 250,000 listings for illegal […]

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Google Street View lands on the International Space Station

    If you’ve always wanted to poke around inside a spaceship but don’t ever wish to leave the safety of Earth, Google Street View now lets you explore the International Space Station (ISS) right from your computer. Astronauts have been working and living on the ISS for the past 16 years, and Street View now allows […]

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Find Out Which Android O Feature Nexus 6P And 5X Do Not Support

These past couple of months have been tough for the Nexus line of phones. Even though Nexus devices have quite a loyal fan base which they managed to gather due to their impressive abilities to support various experiments and whatnot with custom ROMs, as well as their overall good specs and such, the truth still […]

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KFC Huawei Smartphone Launched in China for 30th Anniversary

  Yum Brands’ Kentucky Fried Chicken (KFC) has collaborated with Chinese smartphone manufacturer Huawei to bring out limited editions (5000 units) of a KFC Huawei smartphone under its own brand, with both logos integrated. This is to mark KFC’s 30th-anniversary celebrations in China. The KFC Huawei 7 Plus smartphone is bright red in color, with the […]

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Wimbledon 2017: Forget Federer, Rufus the hawk is the real rock star

All eyes are focused on Roger Federer and Marin Cilic in Sunday’s Wimbledon men’s singles final, including those of resident pest control expert Rufus the hawk. To keep the Wimbledon complex — and particularly Centre Court — free of pesky pigeons, Rufus has maintained watch throughout the championships. And what a job he has done — the showpiece court […]

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Venus Williams into 9th Wimbledon final; will face Muguruza

– Venus Williams reached her ninth Wimbledon final and first since 2009, turning in her latest display of gutsy serving to beat Johanna Konta 6-4, 6-2 on Thursday. At 37, Williams is the oldest finalist at the All England Club since Martina Navratilova was the 1994 runner-up at that age. She also stopped Konta’s bid […]

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When a woman took sick days for mental health, her email sparked a larger discussion

Madalyn Parker sent an email to her team at work saying she’d be out of office for a few days to focus on her mental health. The response she received from her company’s CEO has sparked a larger discussion about what is a rarely-talked topic in the workplace. “I was absolutely touched. It brought tears […]

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Disney’s Live-Action Aladdin Has Casting Problems

Disney’s series of live-action fairy tale reboots have proven hugely popular so far, and there many more to come over the next few years, including The Lion King, The Jungle Book 2, and Mulan. However, it has been reported that the producers of the much-anticipated remake of Aladdin can’t find anyone to play the lead role. According to The Hollywood Reporter, […]

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