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New algorithm that may predict your intelligence

June 30, 2018

NEW YORK: Be careful if you lie about your IQ as researchers have developed a machine-learning algorithm that may tell how smart you are by looking at a scan of your brain. The study showed that the new computing tool can predict a person's intelligence from functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) scans of their resting state brain activity. ...


Donald Trump Wishes Muslims on Eid

June 16, 2018

WASHINGTON: US President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania have extended Eid greetings to Muslims around the world. "Melania and I wish Muslims across the US and around the world a blessed Eid-ul-Fitr," Trump said in a statement released by the White House Press Secretary's office. "Today, as we reflect on the important place religion has in th...


Toll in Nicaragua protests reaches 127

June 05, 2018

Managua: The death toll in Nicaragua from protests against President Daniel Ortega's rule has increased to 127, authorities said. In addition to the deaths, some 1,000 people had been injured during the civil unrest which began on April 18, reports Efe news. "According to our data, a total of 127 people have died in the course of protests and nea...


Mexico will finance border wall: Donald Trump

May 30, 2018

Washington: US President Donald Trump has insisted he will have Mexico pay for the construction of the border wall he has promised to build with the country. As Trump failed to get the US Congress to approve the wall being built with federal funds, he has returned to his initial proposal that it will be the Mexicans who finance the wall, reports E...


I did not assault women: Actor Morgan Freeman

May 26, 2018

Los Angeles: Legendary actor Morgan Freeman, who has been accused of sexual harassment by eight women, has said he did not create "unsafe work environment" and he did not "assault women". Through his publicist Stan Rosenfield, Freeman came out with a statement on Friday, reported The statement read: "I am devastated that 80 years of ...