GOOGLE LAUNCHES SMART TV SERVICE

21.05.2010 [13:09]
Search giant Google has launched a TV service that unites live television with the web, according to the BBC. The “smart TV” service allows people to search ...

BEETROOT JUICE `BOOSTS STAMINA`

21.05.2010 [12:28]
Drinking beetroot juice boosts stamina and could help people exercise for up to 16% longer, a UK study suggests ...

SMALLPOX DEMISE LINKED TO SPREAD OF HIV INFECTION

19.05.2010 [14:25]
The worldwide eradication of smallpox may, inadvertently, have helped spread HIV infection, scientists believe ...

ARAB-AMERICAN RIMA FAKIH WINS 2010 MISS USA

17.05.2010 [12:42]
A Lebanese immigrant, the 24-year-old from Michigan snatched the crown after almost tripping on her gown and saying birth control pills should ...

EATING NUTS CAN LOWER CHOLESTEROL, EXPERTS SAY

15.05.2010 [16:51]
Eating nuts may help lower cholesterol levels, US research suggests. The review of 25 studies, involving nearly 600 people, showed eating on average 67g of nuts - a small bag - a day reduced ...

ITALY TO HAVE MARRIED TEACHER AS FIRST WOMAN PRIEST

14.05.2010 [11:45]
A married teacher is poised to become Italy`s first woman priest when she is ordained later this month in an Anglican church close to the Vatican ...

AMERICANS TRY A NEW KIND OF BREW

14.05.2010 [11:32]
Forget coffee or tea, have a latte made from a South American shrub It`s not quite tea. And it`s definitely not coffee. The traditional South American beverage called ...

GOOGLE TRANSLATE NOW TEACHES YOU HOW TO SPEAK LIKE A ROBOT IN 34 LANGUAGES

13.05.2010 [19:11]
Google Translate doesn`t always get every translation right, but it is useful enough to get the gist of a Webpage or even a menu written in a foreign language. It`s machine translation ...

CANCER SURVIVORS CONQUER MT KILIMANJARO

13.05.2010 [18:25]
Climbing Mount Kilimanjaro and undergoing chemotherapy have much in common, according to Ilse-Mari Hane-kom of Big Brother South Africa fame ...

`UNIQUE` FROG SPECIES DISCOVERED BY SCIENTISTS IN INDIA

13.05.2010 [16:54]
A new species of "brightly coloured frog" has been discovered in a remote peak in the southern part of India, scientists have told BBC News ...

SOTHEBY`S TO AUCTION UNIQUE DIAMOND WEIGHING OVER 50 CARATS

11.05.2010 [12:34]
Sotheby`s will auction diamonds that once belonged to royalty – to Grand Duchess Olga of Russia, who later became Queen of Greece ...

WHAT IS `.COM` IN ARABIC?

09.05.2010 [15:37]
If English is your first language, you probably take it for granted that all website ...

VERSACE WINS $20M COMPENSATION

06.05.2010 [23:45]
Italian fashion house Versace has been awarded $20m (£13.4m) in damages by a court in the US city of Los Angeles for wilful counterfeiting, according to BBC ...

PICASSO PAINTING FETCHES RECORD $106M AT AUCTION

05.05.2010 [10:33]
A Pablo Picasso painting has set a new record for the most expensive art work sold at auction, fetching $106m (£70m), according to BBC. The Spanish artist`s 1932 picture Nude ...

WORLD`S SMALLEST HORSE BORN IN US STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

28.04.2010 [15:41]
A miniature horse named Einstein, is vying for the title of world`s smallest horse. Although currently unverified ...

US TO LAUNCH SECURITY-ENHANCED 100 DOLLAR BILL

13.04.2010 [20:28]
The United States is to unveil a new 100 dollar bill in April aimed at foiling counterfeiters, the government said Friday ...

CHINA, NEPAL RESOLVE EVEREST HEIGHT ROW

10.04.2010 [20:31]
Ending a long-standing dispute about the height of world`s tallest mountain, Nepal and China have agreed to recognize the snow and rock height of Mount Everest, official sources said on Thursday, according to Telegraph UK ...