San Francisco, Oct 17 (IANS) After a US Senator wrote to Apple CEO Tim Cook, conveying concerns on users' security with Face ID biometric security in iPhone X, Apple has responded to him, detailing Face ID's built-in security features.
Miami, Oct 17 (IANS) Florida Governor Rick Scott declared a state of emergency as a white nationalist is set to give a speech later this week at the University of Florida.
Dublin, Oct 17 (IANS) Two men and a woman were killed as the remnants of Hurricane Ophelia hit the British Isles. Thousands of homes and businesses have lost power in Northern Ireland and Wales.
Los Angeles, Oct 17 (IANS) California Governor Jerry Brown has signed a state senate bill, allowing a gender-neutral marker on birth certificates and driver's licenses starting from 2019.
Tokyo, Oct 17 (IANS) Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Tuesday sent a ritual offering to the notorious war-linked Yasukuni Shrine on the occasion of the country's annual autumn festival.
Caracas, Oct 17 (IANS) The 23 Governors, who were elected in the regional elections in Venezuela, are to swear an oath in front of the National Constituent Assembly (ANC) on Tuesday.
Kabul, Oct 17 (IANS) Chinese Ambassador to Afghanistan, Yao Jing, has said that Beijing will provide 1 million USD worth of emergency food aid to Afghanistan via the WFP.
Caracas, Oct 17 (IANS) Venezuela's MUD opposition alliance has said it will only renew talks with President Nicolas Maduro if he agrees to a comprehensive audit of just-completed gubernatorial elections.
Santiago, Oct 17 (IANS) A global team of scientists gathered in the Chilean capital with the goal of determining whether the 1973 death of poet and diplomat Pablo Neruda was the result of cancer or of poison administered on the orders of dictator Augusto Pinochet.
Copenhagen, Oct 17 (IANS) Two men were killed when an ultralight plane crashed near Holbaek, around 70 km west of Danish capital city of Copenhagen, a media report said.
Brussels, Oct 17 (IANS) European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker and UK Prime Minister Theresa May have agreed to seek faster progress in negotiations on Britain's exit from the European Union.
Washington, Oct 17 (IANS) US President Donald Trump has said that pulling his government out of the nuclear pact with Iran is a very real possibility.
United Nations, Oct 17 (IANS) The international community should increase input in Africa and boost all-round economic and social development on the continent, said a Chinese envoy to the United Nations.
Aden, Oct 17 (IANS) Several hideouts of the Yemen-based al-Qaeda branch were hit by a series of airstrikes launched by US drones in the central province of al-Bayda, a military official said.
Kigali, Oct 17 (IANS) Africa needs to fast-track the adoption of key policies and legal frameworks to facilitate free movement of migrants in the continent, Khabele Matlosa, Director of the Department of Political Affairs of the African Union Commission, said.