Disney to Close 100 International TV Channels in Streaming Shift

The Fact News Service, May 26, plans to close 100 of its international TV channels this year as it marches toward a future where streaming services such as Disney+ are…

Amazon buys MGM Studios for nearly US$9B

The Fact News Service, May 26, Privately held MGM, or Metro Goldwyn Mayer, was founded in 1924, and also owns the Epix cable channel and makes popular TV shows including Fargo, Vikings, and Shark…

Scientists Restore Partial Sight In Blind Man Using Revolutionary Technique

The Fact News Service, May 26, Scientists have for the first time managed to partially restore the sight of a blind patient by altering his cells, according to the results…

Khichdi producer JD Majethia’s desi twist to FRIENDS Reunion

The Fact News Service, New Delhi, May 26, Khichdi producer JD Majethia’s desi twist to F.R.I.E.N.D.S Reunion poster is setting social media abuzz. JD Majethia, the producer of popular Hindi…

Ambulance driver recovers from Covid-19, celebrates with victory dance

The Fact News Service, New Delhi, May 26, While the ongoing pandemic has spread gloom around the country, stories of recovering Covid-19  patients often bring cheer among netizens. A video…

Woman enters zoo enclosure to feed Cheetos to monkeys, gets sacked

The Fact News Service, New Delhi, May 26, In a shocking incident, a woman in the US climbed into an enclosure of primates at El Paso zoo in Texas in…

Emirates Airline Flies 360 Seater Flight From Bombay To Dubai With Just ONE Passenger

The Fact News Service, May 26, A man paid Rs 18,000 for a flight ticket and traveled as the only passenger on board an Emirates flight from Mumbai to Dubai…

Missing man found dead inside Spanish dinosaur statue

The Fact News Service, Spain, May 26, Police in Catalonia is investigating the death of a man who is thought to have become trapped inside a large dinosaur statue while…

Twitter Rival Koo Raises $30m In Funding Led By Tiger Global

The Fact News Service, May 26, Koo has been gaining popularity as a home-gown rival to Twitter amid the latter’s frequent run-ins with the government.  After the endorsement from celebrities…

Google’s statement after Facebook, assures India’s new IT rules

The Fact News Service, New Delhi, May 26, Assuring compliance with India’s new IT rules, Google on Wednesday said that that it will continue to build on its existing approaches…

Pair of Melons Worth Lakhs sold in an Auction

The Fact News Service,  Tokyo, May 25, Two coveted Yubari melons have fetched 2.7 million yen (almost $25,000 which is equal to Rs. 18,19,712) at a traditional auction marking the…

Purple-pink diamond sets record as the largest ever to be auctioned, selling for over $29 million

The Fact News Service, May 25, A purple-pink diamond has set a new record as the largest ever to be auctioned, selling for $29.3 million in Hong Kong. “The Sakura,” the…

Alarm bells ringing in Arctic

The Fact News Service, May 25, Days after the world’s biggest iceberg calved off the Ronne Ice Shelf in the Antarctic, alarm bells are ringing in the northern polar region…

Facebook, Twitter to be blocked in India on May 26

The Fact News Service, May 25, Social media platforms Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram may face a ban in India if they do not comply with the new Intermediary Guidelines. The…

NASA joins hands with ISRO to develop Earth Observatory to mitigate climate change

The Fact News Service, May 25, India prepares to tackle the upcoming Cyclone Yaas, disaster management has emerged as a critical part of the global agenda as climate change leads…

Lunar Eclipse on May 26: These Indian cities will see celestial phenomenon

The Fact News Service, May 25, The Total Lunar Eclipse occurring on Wednesday will be visible in several countries as the Moon turns into a blood moon. However, India will…

Rural Australia battering over Mouse Plague

The Fact News Service, May 25, Rural Australia has taken a battering over the last few years, with drought, fires, and floods. Some farmers finally caught a break with good…

Immune system has long-term defenses after mild Covid in Young Kids

The Fact News Service, May 25, Months after recovery from mild COVID-19, when antibody levels in the blood have declined, immune cells in bone marrow remain ready to pump out…

Researchers train dogs to sniff out Covid-19 positive people

The Fact News Service, New Delhi, May 25, The coronavirus pandemic worsens and cases rise in separate parts of the world owing to fresh waves, a new detector has come…

Man helps eagle drink water from bottle in viral video

The Fact News Service, New Delhi, May 25, video of a man helping an eagle drink water from a bottle is doing the rounds of the internet and has gone…

Hallmarking of Gold Jewellery to begin from June 15

The Fact News Service New Delhi, May 25 Hallmarking of Gold Jewellery is set to begin from 15th June 2021. In view of COVID, the government accepted the request of…

Bitcoin tumbled to 4-month low after crypto miners halted operations in China

The Fact News Service, May 24, Bitcoin fell to a four-month low of $31,390 on Sunday, according to CoinGecko data, after crypto miners halted operations in China. The cryptocurrency had…

Scientists shot tardigrades out of a gun at more than 2,000 mph to see if the critters could survive

The Fact News Service, May 24, Tardigrades have a reputation for being among the hardiest critters in the animal kingdom. These microscopic creatures can survive in vacuum space inside a…

UP Villagers Jump into River to Avoid ‘Poisonous Injection’ During Covid-19 Vaccination Drive

The Fact News Service,  Sisaurha, May 24, In an extreme example of vaccine hesitancy, a group of people in Barabanki’s Sisaurha village jumped into the Saryu river after seeing a…

Bengaluru residents marvel as rainbow-coloured halo seen around the sun

The Fact News Service, May 24, “Bengaluru, please look up, there is a halo around the sun.” Bengaluru’s skies have thrown up plenty of surprises in the past week and…

Adorable video of a lion cub fighting with a tiger cub is doing the rounds of social media

The Fact News Service, New Delhi, May 24, Absolutely adorable video of a lion cub fighting with a tiger cub who is doing the rounds of social media and netizens…

Virgin Galactic Celebrates Its Third Successful Launch

The Fact News Service, May 24, Human space flight and space tourism took a welcome step forward. That’s because Virgin Galactic made New Mexico the third U.S. state to ever…

NASA’s Stunning Image Of Galaxy Cluster

The Fact News Service, May 24, US space agency NASA shared a stunning glimpse of a galaxy cluster as it posted an image by its Hubble Telescope. The image features…

British Woman In Cyprus Suffers Blood Clot After Receiving AstraZeneca COVID-19 Vaccine

The Fact News Service, Dublin, May 24, A 39-year-old British woman died in a Cypriot hospital after a blood clotting incident after receiving the AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine. Charalambos Charilaou, the…

Singapore approves Covid breath test

The Fact News Service, May 24, A breath test designed to detect Covid-19 and give accurate results within a minute has been approved for use in Singapore, the National University…

WhatsApp extending ‘Privacy policy’ acceptance to June 19 in some countries

The Fact News Service, May 24, WhatsApp will allow some users to accept its new privacy policy and terms of service until June 19, according to a new report by…

2 new multi drug-resistant bacteria found in scat of vine snake

The Fact News Service, Pune, May 24, A group of researchers from Pune and Chandigarh has discovered two new “multidrug-resistant” bacteria from the scat of ‘vine snake’, a mildly venomous…

Samsung Biologics signs vaccine production deal with Moderna

The Fact News Service, New Delhi, May 24, Samsung Biologics, a South Korean biopharmaceutical firm, has signed a deal to manufacture Moderna’s COVID-19 vaccine at its local factory. Under the…

Management of Shri Hazur Sahib prepares to build a Medical College and Super Specialty Hospital using the gold offerings made for the last 50 years

The Fact News Service, Nanded Sahib, May 24, The Sikh Panth has always come forward to serve humanity. The Sikhs have set an example in the Corona period, from the arrangement…

Over 100 virus cases on Everest despite Nepal’s denial

The Fact News Service, Kathmandu, May 23 A coronavirus outbreak on Mount Everest has infected at least 100 climbers and support staff, an expert mountaineering guide said, giving the first…

AR-based app teaches people how to set up Oxygen cylinder at home

The  Fact News Service,  New Delhi, May 23, The ‘Oxygen cylinder setup guide’ app, which takes advantage of the augmented reality technology, helps people install and administer oxygen at home…

How climate change destroys the world’s oldest cave art in Indonesia

The Fact News Service, May 23, Researchers have reported that Pleistocene-era rock paintings dating back to 45,000-20,000 years ago in cave sites in southern Sulawesi, on the Indonesian island of…

China is the second country to successfully operate a rover on Mars after U.S

The Fact News Service, Hong Kong, May 23, China’s Zhurong rover set its wheels on the surface of Mars early Saturday, beginning a tour of the red planet that is…

Humanitarian groups delivering aid after days of fight in Gaza

The Fact News Service, May 23, A truce between Israel and Hamas militants, following 11 days of conflict and violence that put civilians on both sides in the crossfire. Trucks…

Volcano erupts near Congolese city of Goma

The Fact News Service, May 23, Congo’s Mount Nyiragongo erupted for the first time in nearly two decades Saturday, turning the night sky a fiery red and sending lava onto…

3 Arrested For Smuggling Whale Vomit Worth Rs 7 Crore In Gujarat

The Fact News Service, Ahemdabad, May 23, Police have arrested three persons for allegedly smuggling ambergris, or whale puke which used in making cosmetics, worth about Rs 7 crore, police…

Scientists find possible Organic Salts on Mars

The Fact News Service, May 23, The American space agency Nasa has said that Mars may have organic salts on its surface. The discovery has the potential to change our…

Hospital staff performs Sushant Singh Rajput’s song Namo Namo from Kedarnath to cheer up patients

The Fact News Service, New Delhi, May 23, The ongoing second wave of the Covid-19 virus has wreaked havoc around the country. Many have lost their loved ones in this…

Adorable Panda Cub Makes Public Debut

The Fact News Service,  May 23, A Giant Panda Cub born during the pandemic and, so far, only seen by the public on a virtual Panda Cam, greeted visitors in…

Paytm Payments Bank Limited no longer supports cryptocurrency exchanges

The Fact News Service, May 23, This was further confirmed in a tweet by WazirX, a Bitcoin and cryptocurrency exchange, which announced on Thursday that it “will not accept INR…

18 Wild Elephants found dead in Assam, lightning strikes suspected

The Fact News Service, Assam, May 22, At least 18 wild elephants were found dead on a hill along the border of Assam’s Nagaon-Karbi Anglong district. A preliminary investigation into…

New mammal species discovered in India

The Fact News Service,  New Delhi, May 22, New species of mammals have been discovered in the Andaman islands by scientists from the Zoological Survey of India. The latest discovery…

Bhubaneswar Witnesses Zero Shadow Day

The Fact News Service, Bhubaneswar, May 22, Residents of the State Capital of Odisha on Friday experienced the Zero Shadow Day, a rare celestial event that is generally witnessed only…

Domino’s India Data Leak Of 18 Cr Orders Resurfaces

The Fact News Service, May 22, After data related to over 18 Cr orders from the pizza chain, Domino’s India appeared on the dark web last month, now the same…

Peruvian artist publishes 100 drawings documenting the country’s COVID-19 crisis

The Fact News Service, May 22, With a pencil and a notebook, artist Edilberto Jiménez walks the streets of Lima and cities in the Andes mountains collecting stories and images…

Mylab Discovery Solutions develops one crore DIY COVID-19 testing kits

The Fact News Service, Mumbai, May 22, Mylab Discovery Solutions, which has developed a do-it-yourself covid-19 testing kit for symptomatic patients, is building a stock of one crore units of…

In Iraq relics wither away as years of conflict

The Fact News Service, May 22, One of the world’s oldest churches is crumbling deep in Iraq’s desert, another victim of years of conflict, government negligence, and climate change in…

From Gaza to Chile, exhibition asks how we will live together?

The Fact News Service, Venice, May 22, In the time it has taken to prepare for the Venice Biennale, violence in the Middle East has overtaken a Palestinian family farm…

Cyclone Yasa likely to hit Bengal, Odisha on 26-27 May

The Fact News Service,  New Delhi, May 22, The National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) has begun positioning its teams in West Bengal and Odisha as Cyclone Yaas is likely to…

Benjamin Netanyahu hails Israel’s Gaza operation as ‘exceptional success’

The Fact News Service, Jerusalem, May 22, Israel prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu Friday hailed Israel’s 11day bombardment of Palestinian armed groups in Gaza as an “exceptional success”, after a ceasefire…

Air India’s data hacked; Passengers’ passport, credit card and contact details leaked

The Fact News Service May 22 A major cyber attack on Air India has been reported. The cyber attack involved the theft of worth ten years of personal details of…

Prominent Environmentalist, Sundar Lal Bahuguna Dies of Covid-19

The Fact News  Service Rishikesh, May 22 Sundar Lal Bahuguna, a well-known environmentalist and a leader of the Chipko movement, died at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Rishikesh…

US provided over $500 million in Covid-19 assistance to India- White House

The Fact News Service Washington DC, May 21 The United States has so far provided more than 500 million dollars in Covid-19 assistance to India. The White House said it…

After Black Fungus in the country, Patna reports four cases of ‘White Fungus’

The Fact News Service New Delhi, May 21 After Black fungus reported during the second wave of corona virus in the country, now white fungus is also becoming a complication…

3rd wave of Coronavirus is possible if vaccination not upsurged- Scientist

The Fact News Service New Delhi, May 21 Scientist M. Vidyasagar says that if the vaccination campaign against coronavirus is not expedited and if people do not ensure compliance with…

Microsoft to shut down Internet Explorer in June 2022

The Fact News Service, May, 20, Microsoft’s Internet Explorer, which has been the butt of jokes for many years due to its slow speed, will stop working on certain devices…

Cipla launches COVID-19 real-time test kit ‘ViraGen’

The Fact News Service, May 20, Pharma major Cipla has teamed up with Ubio Technologies Biotechnology Systems to launch a polymerase chain reaction (RT-PCR) COVID-19 test kit ‘ViraGen’ in India.…

NASA’s latest post on Orion Nebula mesmerises netizens

The Fact News Service, May 20, NASA mesmerizes its followers on Instagram with pictures from space at regular intervals.  Their latest post featuring the Orion Nebula has left netizens intrigued.…

Swiggy begins vaccination drive for delivery partners

The Fact News Service, Bengaluru, May 20, The food delivery giant SWIGGY has begun the Covid-19 vaccination drive in Bengaluru. The drive is for its delivery partners and frontline staff…

Wipro expects to access about 100,000 doses of Covid vaccine for India

The Fact News Service,  New Delhi, May 20, IT major Wipro on Wednesday said it expects to have access to about one lakh doses of COVID-19 vaccines for its employees…

Aerosols Can Travel 10 Metres

The Fact News Service, New Delhi, May 20, Smaller aerosol particles can be carried in the air for 10 metre, the government warned today as it shared a set of…

“Mysterious Mass” Found On Beach

The Fact News Service, North Carolina, May 20, National parks officials in North Carolina have shared a photograph of a mysterious blob that they have failed to identify, seeking the…

Covid second wave to end in July, third wave after 6 months

The Fact News Service, New Delhi, May 20, India’s second wave of Covid-19 is expected to decline by July this year. A third wave of the pandemic is expected in…

Alaska man survives brown bear mauling

The Fact News Service, Alaska, May 20, Allen Minish was alone and surveying land for a real estate agent in a wooded, remote part of Alaska, putting some numbers into…

ICMR approves MyLab’s Rapid Antigen Test kit ‘Coviself’ for testing Covid-19 at home

The Fact News Service New Delhi, May 20 Council of Medical Research of India (ICMR) has approved a kit called Coviself for home coronavirus testing (Covid-19 Home Test Kit). People…

A giant slab of ice almost four times the size of New York City has sheared off from the frozen edge of Antarctica

The Fact News Service,  May 20, An iceberg has calved from the western side of the Ronne Ice Shelf, lying in the Weddell Sea, in Antarctica. The iceberg, dubbed A-76,…

Man loses fake tooth while on a 300 feet high slingshot ride

The Fact News Service,  New Delhi, May 20, A man lost his fake tooth while on a slingshot ride and the hilarious moment, which was caught on camera, is now…

China reveals first Mars photos taken by the Zhurong rover

The Fact News Service, May 20, China’s space agency has released the first photos taken by the Zhurong rover on Mars, showing parts of its lander and the red planet…

WhatsApp Chatbot to Help Senior Citizens

The Fact News Service, May 20, Zero funds volunteer organization Robin Hood Army on Wednesday launched the WhatsApp chatbot that connects senior citizens with volunteers for help with the vaccination…

16-year-old Pune boy captures the clearest pic of Moon

The Fact News Service, New Delhi, May 19, A 16-year-old boy from Pune in Maharashtra has gone viral on social media for capturing one of the most beautiful and detailed…

ISRO invites industry to mass manufacture its indigenous oxygen concentrators

The Fact News Service, May 19, The Indian Space Research Organization(ISRO) is inviting applications from entrepreneurs and industries to mass manufacture Oxygen Concentrators that were developed in-house.  This comes at…

Remains of a Village Submerged Beneath an Italian Lake for decades

The Fact News Service, May 19, Remains of a village, which was submerged beneath an Italian lake for decades, have been discovered for the first time in 71 years. Lake…

Bitcoin is now the world’s most crowded trade

The Fact News Service, May 19, “Long Bitcoin” is once again the most “crowded” trade in financial markets, according to a new survey by Bank of America. The survey of…

AstraZeneca vaccine third dose boost’s antibodies

The Fact News Service, May 19, The COVID-19 vaccine of AstraZeneca Plc (AZN.L) and Oxford University works well as a third booster dose, stepping up antibodies to the coronavirus spike…

Johnson & Johnson’s One-shot ‘Janssen COVID-19 Vaccine’

The Fact News Service, May 19, Multinational pharma giant Johnson and Johnson along with Telangana-based Biological E. Limited will manufacture the Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine, which could boost the…

Another cyclone ‘Yash ‘gathering strength in Bay of Bengal

The Fact News Service, New Delhi, May 19, After the first cyclonic storm of 2021, Cyclone Tauktae, which has weakened into depression over the Udaipur district in southern Rajasthan after…

YouTube suffers global outage

The Fact News Service, New Delhi, May 19, Twitter is flooded with memes and jokes after popular streaming platform YouTube suffered a global outage. Though the reason for the outage…

Israel targets Gaza militants on 10th day of strikes

The Fact News Service, May 19, Israel has named the Hamas military chief Mohammed Deif as one of its top targets. A spokesman for the army, Brig-Gen Hidai Zilberman, said…

More than a billion sparrows in the world: Study Finds

The Fact News Service, May 19, There are at least 50 billion individual wild birds in the world, according to a new estimate. House sparrows alone make up about 1.6…

China successfully launches new ocean observation satellite

The Fact News Service, May 19, China on Wednesday successfully sent a new ocean-monitoring satellite into orbit as part of its effort to build an all-weather and round-the-clock dynamic ocean…

Singapore objects Kejriwal’s claim on new ‘Covid variant’, MEA says Delhi CM doesn’t speak for India

The Fact News Service New Delhi, May 19 Singapore government raised strict objection to Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal’s tweet on ‘Singapore Variant’ of Coronavirus, said Foreign Ministry. As Yesterday, Kejriwal…

How COVID-19 Patients Lose Their Sense of Smell

The Fact News Service, May 19, The loss of the sense of smell is a well-known symptom of COVID-19 and has been common even in people that did not have…

Sweden’s Ericsson Globe gets a new name

The Fact News Service, NEW YORK, May 19, Avicii’s legacy will live on in Sweden one of the country’s popular arenas is being renamed AVICII ARENA. Avicii’s father made the…

COVID killing so many young children in Brazil

The Fact News Service, RIO DE JANEIRO, May 19, Fretting over a fever in her toddler that wouldn’t break, the mother took the young girl, Letícia, to a hospital. Doctors…

Waves Crashing on the Gateway of India during Cyclone Tauktae

The Fact News Service,  New Delhi  May 18, Several scary videos of waves crashing on the walls of the Gateway of India have gone viral on social media. The clips…

World’s oldest cave art, including famous hand stencils: Erased by climate change

The Fact News Service, May 18, The island of Sulawesi in Indonesia is home to cave art dating back more than 45,000 years. Some of the world’s earliest cave art,…

Microsoft Teams Gets Personal Features to Let Friends, Families Stay Connected Virtually

The Fact News Service, May 18, Microsoft Teams has brought the general availability of its personal features to people on desktop, mobile, and the Web. The new experience, which was…

Dog perfectly mimicking owner during yoga session

The Fact News Service, May 18, The delighting video is winning the hearts of many on the internet. The undated video was shared on Twitter by former American professional basketball…

980-ft Tall Skyscraper in China Begins to Shake

The Fact News Service, May 18, One of China’s tallest skyscrapers was evacuated after it began to shake, sending panicked shoppers scampering to safety in the southern city of Shenzhen.…

10-year-old Palestinian girl breaks down while talking about violence in Gaza

The Fact News Service, May 18, A heartbreaking video of a 10-year-old Palestinian girl narrates the situation around her, has gone viral on social media. The video, which was filmed…

‘Good work team’: Elephant calf stuck in mud puddle in Bandipur Reserve

The Fact News Service, Karnataka, May 18, An elephant calf, stuck in a mud puddle, was rescued by forest officials from the Moleyur range of the Bandipur Tiger Reserve in…

Cicadas have begun emerging from the earth in dramatic fashion

The Fact News Service, May 18, The cicadas, known as Brood X or Brood 10, have begun emerging from the earth in dramatic fashion in Washington D.C. and 15 states,…

Air New Zealand Boeing 787 ,draws a kiwi in the sky

The Fact News Service, May 18, An Air New Zealand 787 flew the 50 kids with disabilities or terminal illnesses on the flight and drew a giant Kiwi — the…

Wrestler Murder Case: Delhi Police proclaims Rs 1 lakh reward for info on Sushil Kumar

The Fact News Service New Delhi, May 18 Olympic medalist Wrestler Sushil Kumar has filed a petition for anticipatory bail to avoid arrest in the case of killing a wrestler.…

Sharks use Earth’s magnetic field as a natural GPS

The Fact News Service, May 17, According to new findings, scientists have found that sharks use the Earth’s magnetic field as a GPS to navigate through the waters. A small…