Facebook facial recognition faces class-action suit
4/17/2018 3:52:00 PM (GMT+7)
 Facebook must face a class action lawsuit over its use of facial recognition technology, a California judge has ruled.

Recycling hope for plastic-hungry enzyme
4/17/2018 4:20:00 PM (GMT+7)
 Scientists have improved a naturally occurring enzyme which can digest some of our most commonly polluting plastics.

Kendrick Lamar wins Pulitzer Prize for music
4/17/2018 4:12:17 PM (GMT+7)
 Rapper Kendrick Lamar has won the Pulitzer Prize for music, becoming the first non-classical or jazz artist to collect the award.

Regular excess drinking can take years off your life, study finds
4/17/2018 10:07:31 AM (GMT+7)
 Regularly drinking above the UK alcohol guidelines can take years off your life, according to a major report.

Russia to block Telegram app over encryption
4/16/2018 12:14:34 PM (GMT+7)
 A court in Moscow has approved a request from the Russian media regulator to block the Telegram messaging app immediately.

Sydney bushfire deemed 'highly suspicious' as threat eases
4/16/2018 1:35:00 PM (GMT+7)
 A large bushfire that has threatened homes in Sydney is likely to have been deliberately lit, Australian authorities say.

Why some cancers are 'born to be bad'
4/16/2018 2:00:00 PM (GMT+7)
 A groundbreaking study has uncovered why some patients' cancers are more deadly than others, despite appearing identical.

Global shipping in 'historic' climate deal
4/16/2018 12:34:07 PM (GMT+7)
 The global shipping industry has for the first time agreed to cut its emissions of greenhouse gases.

Trump to reconsider joining TPP trade pact
4/13/2018 5:09:17 PM (GMT+7)
 US President Donald Trump has said he will only join the Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP) if the deal is "substantially better" than the one offered to President Barack Obama.

Russia warns of 'dangerous' escalation over Syria
4/13/2018 5:01:38 PM (GMT+7)
 Russia has warned the US that launching air strikes in response to a suspected chemical attack in Syria could spark a war between the two countries.

Stolen Marc Chagall painting to be returned after 30 years
4/13/2018 5:18:00 PM (GMT+7)
 A Marc Chagall painting stolen from a New York couple's home in 1988 will be returned to the family's estate after nearly 30 years, 

Just one alcoholic drink a day could shorten your life, study says
4/13/2018 5:27:00 PM (GMT+7)
 Having as little as one alcoholic drink a day could shorten your life, according to a major new study.


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