Olive oil was called liquid gold in the ancient world. It was utilized for cooking purposes, developing cosmetic products and soaps, for medicinal purposes, and as pharmaceutical supplements. It can also be used as fuel and for lighting lamps.&n
Washington, Dec 12: US President Donald Trump has signed his administration's first space policy directive, formally directing the US space agency NASA to send astronauts back to the moon and eventually Mars.
"The directive I'
New York, Dec 11 A bomb exploded at the start of Monday morning rush hour at the city's transportation hub and a man, said to be of Bangladeshi-origin, was arrested as a suspect, according to media reports.
Retired New York detective, Wa
New Delhi, Dec 11 After the Pakistan Foreign Office said India should stop "dragging" Islamabad into its electoral debate, Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Monday retorted saying it should not give lessons to India on democracy a
Riyadh, Dec 11: Saudi Arabia lifted a decades-long ban on cinemas on Monday, part of a series of social reforms by the powerful crown prince that are shaking up the ultra-conservative kingdom.
The government said it would begin licensing cinem
New York, Dec 11 Possible pipe bomb detonated in a passageway below ground at Port Authority. One person is in custody. There are a few injuries. Police have obtained video and are confident it is contained: ANI Reported
Islamabad, Dec 11: Pakistan on Monday rebuffed allegations of a secret meeting between Congress leaders and its High Commissioner in New Delhi, saying India should stop "dragging" Islamabad into its electoral debate and termed Indian Pr
Islamabad, Dec 11: Talks between the US and Pakistan for finding common ground in Afghanistan have moved into a phase of quiet diplomacy aimed at resolving differences, according to authorities.
The authorities confirmed that the two coun
Srinagar, Dec 11:Jammu and Kashmir Police has arrested a French journalist here for making a documentary on pellet victims.
"Comiti Paul Edward has been detained for violating visa norms in Srinagar," a senior police officer said.&nb
Oslo, Dec 11: The International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN) received the 2017 Nobel Peace Prize at an awarding ceremony here on Sunday, for its efforts to give new momentum to the process of abolishing nuclear weapons.
Tehran, Dec 11: Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said on Sunday that Iran could restore its relations with Saudi Arabia should the kingdom end its "friendship" with Israel.
Tehran would "have no problem" with Riyadh if
Paris, Dec 11: French President Emmanuel Macron told visiting Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to give chance to peace process in the Middle East by taking "courageous gestures" toward Palestinians to end the deadlock.
Tehran, Dec 11: Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Sunday criticized the policies of US President Donald Trump in Middle East regarding Jerusalem, Press TV reported.
Trump has made an "incorrect" decision to recognize Jerusalem
Washington, Dec 10: Scientists are moving towards unravelling why otherwise healthy dolphins, whales and porpoises get stranded along coasts worldwide.
Thanks to a collaboration between NASA scientists and marine biologists, the new research