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Here's what Roger Federer said regarding his rumored retirement claims

16 Oct 2019

Here's what Roger Federer said regarding his rumored retirement claims

Roger Federer is undoubtedly one of the GOATs of modern day tennis and his 20 Grand Slam titles do prove it well enough.

India can become $5-trillion economy in 5 years: NDB President

18 Aug 2019

India can become $5-trillion economy in 5 years: NDB President

KV Kamath, President of Shanghai-headquartered New Development Bank (NDB), said the Indian economy can become a $5-trillion economy in five years growing at an annual average rate of 10%.

OPPO's under-screen camera unveiled: Here's how it works

27 Jun 2019

OPPO's under-screen camera unveiled: Here's how it works

In a bid to offer an all-screen design, smartphone manufacturers have experimented with everything--notches, punch-holes, and even pop-up cameras.

#BlackMirrorInAction: China's rating system bans millions from flights

25 Nov 2018

#BlackMirrorInAction: China's rating system bans millions from flights

The ominous effects of China's controversial social rating system, which is set to roll-out across the country by 2020, are already coming to light.

Now, Chinese authorities can identify people from their walking style

09 Nov 2018

Now, Chinese authorities can identify people from their walking style

Chinese authorities are taking public surveillance to a whole new level by implementing a new 'gait recognition' technology.

Tesla secures 1,200-acre plot for first overseas Gigafactory

17 Oct 2018

Tesla secures 1,200-acre plot for first overseas Gigafactory

In a new development, Tesla has secured 1,200 acres of land (approximately 860,000 square meters) in Shanghai to set up its first overseas Gigafactory.

Tennis: Djokovic closes in on Rafa's number one ranking

15 Oct 2018

Tennis: Djokovic closes in on Rafa's number one ranking

Serbian Novak Djokovic sealed another trophy in style to keep his sensational form going in 2018.

Chinese national held at Delhi airport for entering with fake-ticket

20 Aug 2018

Chinese national held at Delhi airport for entering with fake-ticket

A Chinese man was apprehended at the Indira Gandhi International Airport in Delhi for allegedly using a fake ticket to enter the terminal area, a senior official said today.

2018 Porsche Macan facelift unveiled, India launch soon

29 Jul 2018

2018 Porsche Macan facelift unveiled, India launch soon

German automaker Porsche has unveiled its 2018 Macan facelift in Shanghai, China.

Happy to see how 'Hichki' resonated with audiences: Director Siddharth

23 Jun 2018

Happy to see how 'Hichki' resonated with audiences: Director Siddharth

Filmmaker Siddharth P Malhotra says he is happy that his last directorial venture "Hichki" was well-received by the audiences, especially women.

#ModiInChina: PM Modi invites Kazakhstan to join International Solar Alliance

10 Jun 2018

#ModiInChina: PM Modi invites Kazakhstan to join International Solar Alliance

PM Narendra Modi today held a "productive" meeting with Kazakhstan President Nursultan Nazarbayev and invited his country to join International Solar Alliance (ISA).

PhD degree to become mandatory for professors in Universities

01 May 2018

PhD degree to become mandatory for professors in Universities

From 2021, PhD degree will be mandatory for University professors, even for assistant professors.

I was a reluctant actor, says Abhay Deol

03 Apr 2018

I was a reluctant actor, says Abhay Deol

Abhay Deol was determined to create his own identity when he made his debut over a decade ago but coming from a film family, the actor says he was conflicted about fame.

China: Toddler locks iPhone for 47years by entering wrong passcode

09 Mar 2018

China: Toddler locks iPhone for 47years by entering wrong passcode

According to Chinese media reports, a two-year-old boy in Shanghai has locked his mother's iPhone for 47 years by repeatedly entering the wrong passcode.

Aamchi Mumbai pays its expats the highest in the world

26 Feb 2018

Aamchi Mumbai pays its expats the highest in the world

The financial capital of India has grabbed the top spot for expat salaries in a global survey. In other words, Mumbai pays its expats the highest as compared to other cities in the world.

More Chinese people are taking to a vegetarian diet

25 Feb 2018

More Chinese people are taking to a vegetarian diet

China, the world's largest market for beef, pork, and poultry, is steadily growing wary of meat as health-conscious Chinese are now taking to vegetarian diet. This has sparked mushrooming of vegan restaurants in the world's most populous country.

Monkeys successfully cloned for first time: Are humans next?

25 Jan 2018

Monkeys successfully cloned for first time: Are humans next?

In a historical breakthrough, Chinese scientists successfully cloned monkeys using the same technique as Dolly the sheep -first mammal cloned from an adult cell- in 1996.

Doklam standoff: Amid heightened tension, Indian insulted at Shanghai airport

13 Aug 2017

Doklam standoff: Amid heightened tension, Indian insulted at Shanghai airport

Indian and Chinese citizens seem to be facing the effects of heightened bilateral tension amid the months-long India-China standoff at Doklam.

Neymar reportedly 'okays' move to PSG

29 Jul 2017

Neymar reportedly 'okays' move to PSG

According to RMC Sport, Barcelona star Neymar has decided to make a move to French club Paris Saint-Germain.

Vivo beats competition, showcases Under Display Fingerprint Scanner

29 Jun 2017

Vivo beats competition, showcases Under Display Fingerprint Scanner

In technology, time is of the utmost importance. If you stall, someone will come and take away the mantle from you. That is what happened with Apple and Samsung, and Vivo made use of it.

Lewis Hamilton wins the Chinese Grand Prix

11 Apr 2017

Lewis Hamilton wins the Chinese Grand Prix

Exacting revenge for his season-opener defeat by Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel, Lewis Hamilton raced to victory at the Chinese Grand Prix, ahead of the German.

Meet Musical.ly, an app that is taking USA by storm

18 Oct 2016

Meet Musical.ly, an app that is taking USA by storm

Founded in Shanghai in 2014 as a platform to create, share and discover short music videos, Musical.ly has grown in popularity, particularly in the US, and has over 100 million users today.