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Commonwealth Games 2014 latest updates

Commonwealth Games 2014 latest updates

Jul. 28 | Singapore bags bronze at the ongoing Commonwealth Games 2014 in Glasgow. Day 5 of the ongoing Commonwealth Games 2014 in Glasgow saw many exciting sporting feats. Singapore managed to clutch onto a Bronze in a badminton match against India in the third-place...

20th Commonwealth Games kick off at Glasgow

20th Commonwealth Games kick off at Glasgow

Jul. 24 | 20th Commonwealth Games has a grandiose opening ceremony. The 20th edition of the Commonwealth Games finally kicked off with a gala opening ceremony at Celtic Park in Glasgow on July 23, 2014. Scotland has been preparing for the Commonwealth games since...

West Midlands Police in UK now on Snapchat

West Midlands Police in UK now on Snapchat

Jul. 21 | UK’s West Midlands Police on Snapchat for better communication with citizens. The reach of social media today is moving far beyond its targeted youth population, the West Midlands police (WMP) force in the UK are now on Snapchat.  It has become...

Amazon launches new E-book subscription service

Amazon launches new E-book subscription service

Jul. 19 | Amazon unveils new ‘Kindle Unlimited’ e-book subscription service. Internet retail giant Amazon announced – on July 18, 2014 – a digital subscription service which allows subscribers with unlimited access to a library of e-books and...

Google honors Nelson Mandela’s 96th birth anniversary

Google honors Nelson Mandela’s 96th birth anniversary

Jul. 18 | Google Doodle in honor of Nelson Mandela’s 96th birth anniversary. “No one is born hating another person because of the colour of his skin, or his background, or his religion.” – Nelson Mandela July 18, 2014 marks – South...

Novaratis and Google to develop new smart contact lens

Novaratis and Google to develop new smart contact lens

Jul. 16 | Novaratis and Google to develop smart contact lens that can monitor blood sugar levels. Search engine giant Google has on July 15, 2014 announced partnership with a Europe based drug maker Novaratis. The two giants will now develop a smart contact lens...

Jaguar Land Rover works on virtual windscreen technology

Jaguar Land Rover works on virtual windscreen technology

Jul. 14 | Jaguar Land Rover to introduce futuristic technology in cars. British Multinational automotive company Jaguar Land Rover is developing a Virtual Windscreen concept which is designed to keep the driver’s eyes on the road. This can be done with the help...

Egyptian statue auction in UK condemned by Egypt government

Egyptian statue auction in UK condemned by Egypt government

Jul. 11 | Priceless Egyptian statue auction by UK museum irks Egyptian government.  A 4,000 year old Egyptian statue which was auctioned for £15.76 million at London’s Christie has set of a chain of upsetting reaction amongst Egypt’s officials. The...

Mahatma Gandhi’s statue to be erected opposite British Parliament

Mahatma Gandhi’s statue to be erected opposite British Parliament

Jul. 9 | India’s Mahatma Gandhi will now stand tall opposite the British Houses of Parliament. Once referred to as the ‘half naked fakir’ by Britain’s Winston Churchill, India’s most revered freedom fighter Mahatma Gandhi’s...

Andrew Murray exits Wimbledon after tough defeat

Andrew Murray exits Wimbledon after tough defeat

Jul. 3 | Briton’s Andy Murray reluctantly accepts defeat at Wimbledon 2014. Bulgarian tennis player Grigor Dimitrov managed to outplay Scottish tennis genius Andy Murray on the centre court, thus ending the champion’s Wimbledon dream on July 2, 2014. The...