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Websites operated by news outlets including the New York Times, Financial Times, the Guardian and Bloomberg News also faced outages. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)(AP)

Amazon, NYT, CNN websites back online after Fastly-linked takes down internet

Reuters |
PUBLISHED ON JUN 08, 2021 07:34 PM IST
  • High traffic sites including Reddit, Amazon, CNN, Paypal, Spotify, Al Jazeera Media Network and the New York Times came back up after outages that ranged from a few minutes to around an hour.
The transaction includes all of AT&T’s WarnerMedia operations.(Reuters)
The transaction includes all of AT&T’s WarnerMedia operations.(Reuters)

AT&T to merge WarnerMedia with Discovery in $43 billion deal

Bloomberg |
PUBLISHED ON MAY 17, 2021 06:40 PM IST
The plan would combine Discovery’s reality-TV empire with AT&T’s vast media holdings, creating a formidable competitor to Netflix Inc. and Walt Disney Co.
Sun can be seen setting at the frozen Emaiksoun Lake at Utqiagvik, Alaska.(Vicki Brown/Google Maps)
Sun can be seen setting at the frozen Emaiksoun Lake at Utqiagvik, Alaska.(Vicki Brown/Google Maps)

Alaskan town Utqiagvik sinks into darkness for 66 days

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Shankhyaneel Sarkar
UPDATED ON NOV 21, 2020 12:24 AM IST
Located 515 km from the Arctic Circle, Utqiagvik entering 66 days of darkness is an annual phenomenon occurring every winter due to the tilt in the earth’s axis.
Donald Trump had tried to commandeer the nation’s airwaves at a time when the evening newscasts are shown on the East Coast(Reuters)
Donald Trump had tried to commandeer the nation’s airwaves at a time when the evening newscasts are shown on the East Coast(Reuters)

‘President made number of false statements’: Cable networks cut away from Trump’s speech

Washington | By Associated Press | Posted by Ayshee Bhaduri
UPDATED ON NOV 06, 2020 11:46 AM IST
Network personalities had sharply criticized Trump after his angry, middle-of-the-night speech following Election Day but aired that talk in full
Students wait in line for a temperature check before their first day of in person school amid the coronavirus outbreak in Brooklyn, New York.(REUTERS PHOTO.)
Students wait in line for a temperature check before their first day of in person school amid the coronavirus outbreak in Brooklyn, New York.(REUTERS PHOTO.)

Top White House aide says United States not trying to control Covid-19 pandemic

Hindustan Times, Washington | By Yashwant Raj
UPDATED ON OCT 25, 2020 09:07 PM IST
More than 224,000 Americans had been killed and 8.5 million infected by the coronavirus till Sunday, according to the John Hopkins University tracker.
The video of the strange scene was shared on Twitter by CNN anchor Alisyn Camerota.(Twitter/@AlisynCamerota)
The video of the strange scene was shared on Twitter by CNN anchor Alisyn Camerota.(Twitter/@AlisynCamerota)

CNN reporter about to go live gets interrupted by raccoon. Watch what happens

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Amrita Kohli
UPDATED ON OCT 09, 2020 11:36 PM IST
A video that’s gone crazy viral shows CNN correspondent Joe Johns fending off the animal moments before he had to go live.
Don’t drive down the quality of discussion to get an audience(Shutterstock)
Don’t drive down the quality of discussion to get an audience(Shutterstock)

What Indian TV news anchors get wrong

UPDATED ON AUG 23, 2020 05:55 AM IST
Current affairs discussions should be intended for those who want to learn and understand. Not people seeking entertainment
Our democracy is at a precarious point where everyone must be pushed into neat slots that can be catalogued and put away. This has done much damage to what was once healthy and argumentative public discourse(Getty Images/iStockphoto)
Our democracy is at a precarious point where everyone must be pushed into neat slots that can be catalogued and put away. This has done much damage to what was once healthy and argumentative public discourse(Getty Images/iStockphoto)

Opinion| Indians can no longer talk to each other in the age of the mob

UPDATED ON JAN 25, 2020 08:13 AM IST
The polarisation of personality and thought only suits those who fan it. It is self-defeating
A CNN television political analyst, Mathews is a professor of political science and international relations at Cypress College.(Photo Credit: Peter Mathews / Facebook)
A CNN television political analyst, Mathews is a professor of political science and international relations at Cypress College.(Photo Credit: Peter Mathews / Facebook)

Indian-American Peter Mathews to run for Congress

Washington | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON DEC 04, 2019 12:08 PM IST
According to his campaign, Mathews, if elected, will continue his life-long fight for equal treatment with human dignity for all.
In this era of Instagram influencers and selfies, these hideous fashion trends are just another way to stand out or make a statement about nonconformity.(Instagram)
In this era of Instagram influencers and selfies, these hideous fashion trends are just another way to stand out or make a statement about nonconformity.(Instagram)

Fa-shun: Celebrity-inspired unconventional fashion trends that are here to stay

Washington, USA | By Asian News International
UPDATED ON SEP 16, 2019 04:03 PM IST
In this era of Instagram influencers and selfies, these hideous fashion trends are just another way to stand out or make a statement about nonconformity.
Pick & Cheese, which recently launched in Seven Dials Market in Covent Garden, has a 40-meter conveyor belt that serves a seemingly endless supply of cheese to its diners.(Instagram/ The Cheese Bar)
Pick & Cheese, which recently launched in Seven Dials Market in Covent Garden, has a 40-meter conveyor belt that serves a seemingly endless supply of cheese to its diners.(Instagram/ The Cheese Bar)

Say cheese! London debuts world’s first cheese conveyor-belt restaurant

Washington D.C. [USA] | By Asian News International
UPDATED ON SEP 11, 2019 06:00 PM IST
Pick & Cheese, which recently launched in Seven Dials Market in Covent Garden, has a 40-meter conveyor belt that serves a seemingly endless supply of cheese to its diners.
Japanese scientists unearth largest dinosaur fossils.(Unsplash)
Japanese scientists unearth largest dinosaur fossils.(Unsplash)

Japanese scientists unearth largest dinosaur fossils

Washington D.C. [USA] | By Asian News International
UPDATED ON SEP 08, 2019 10:30 AM IST
Researchers from Japan have unearthed a new species of dinosaur which measured eight-meters long and weighed close to five tons.
Iranian Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps boats attempted to seize a British oil tanker in the Persian Gulf, CNN reported, amid heightened tensions in the region. Iran denied the report.(AFP File Photo)
Iranian Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps boats attempted to seize a British oil tanker in the Persian Gulf, CNN reported, amid heightened tensions in the region. Iran denied the report.(AFP File Photo)

Iran tries to seize British tanker in Persian Gulf: Report

Bloomberg | By Karen Leigh and Ana Monteiro
UPDATED ON JUL 11, 2019 12:02 PM IST
The Revolutionary Guards said there had been no confrontation with foreign ships, including from the UK, in the past 24 hours, the semi-official Fars news reported.
An unidentified man survived a 188-feet plunge into the Lower Niagara River with minor injuries on Tuesday, according to the Niagara Parks Police.(AP File photo)
An unidentified man survived a 188-feet plunge into the Lower Niagara River with minor injuries on Tuesday, according to the Niagara Parks Police.(AP File photo)

Man survives plunge into Niagara Falls

Ontario | By Asian News International
PUBLISHED ON JUL 10, 2019 06:57 PM IST
He was swept over one of the waterfalls -- Horseshoe Falls -- which make up the famous Niagara Falls, CNN reported.
Eleven passengers and crew were killed on Friday evening when their plane crashed near an airfield in Hawaii (Bruce Asato/Honolulu Star-Advertiser via AP)
Eleven passengers and crew were killed on Friday evening when their plane crashed near an airfield in Hawaii (Bruce Asato/Honolulu Star-Advertiser via AP)

11 killed as plane on skydiving trip crashes in Hawaii

Hawaii | By Reuters
UPDATED ON JUN 23, 2019 11:07 AM IST
The twin-engine King Air plane, with eleven people onboard, went down soon after takeoff from Dillingham Airfield and there were no survivors, the Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) said.
Kim Hyok Chol, who led North Korea’s working-level talks in the runup to the Hanoi summit, is alive and in state custody, according to reports.(AP FILE)
Kim Hyok Chol, who led North Korea’s working-level talks in the runup to the Hanoi summit, is alive and in state custody, according to reports.(AP FILE)

Supposedly executed former North Korean nuclear envoy is alive, but in custody: Report

Seoul | By Reuters
UPDATED ON JUN 04, 2019 11:51 AM IST
There has been a series of conflicting reports over the past five days about shakeups in the North’s team that steered negotiations with the United States after a failed summit between North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and US President Donald Trump in Hanoi in February.
The Swedish rape investigation was the reason Assange spent almost seven years in self-imposed exile in London’s Ecuadorian Embassy.(Getty FILE Image)
The Swedish rape investigation was the reason Assange spent almost seven years in self-imposed exile in London’s Ecuadorian Embassy.(Getty FILE Image)

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange secures legal victory as Swedish court denies detention request

Uppsala | By Indo Asian News Service
UPDATED ON JUN 04, 2019 11:02 AM IST
The ruling by the Uppsala District Court on Monday is a setback for prosecutors who were hoping to issue a European Arrest Warrant for Assange and request his extradition from the United Kingdom to Sweden.
In a statement, the family of the Colorado man said they were “heartbroken” at the news.(HT Photo)
In a statement, the family of the Colorado man said they were “heartbroken” at the news.(HT Photo)

Mount Everest death toll increases to 11

Kathmandu | By Indo Asian News Service
UPDATED ON MAY 28, 2019 10:55 AM IST
While descending, he was strong and safely reached the South Col (situated at an altitude of 25,918 feet) late Monday evening before he suddenly died, she said.
Harris, Senator from California where all the major US tech giants are based, said that Facebook has experienced massive growth and has prioritised its growth consumers’ interests, especially on privacy, she said.(AFP)
Harris, Senator from California where all the major US tech giants are based, said that Facebook has experienced massive growth and has prioritised its growth consumers’ interests, especially on privacy, she said.(AFP)

‘Have to seriously take look at breaking up Facebook’: Indian-origin US senator Kamala Harris

Washington | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON MAY 13, 2019 02:23 PM IST
Harris, Senator from California where all the major US tech giants are based, said that Facebook has experienced massive growth and has prioritised its growth consumers’ interests, especially on privacy
US actor Billy Porter arrives for the 2019 Met Gala at the Metropolitan Museum of Art on May 6, 2019, in New York. - The Gala raises money for the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Costume Institute. The Gala's 2019 theme is “Camp: Notes on Fashion" inspired by Susan Sontag's 1964 essay "Notes on Camp". (Photo by ANGELA WEISS / AFP)(AFP)
US actor Billy Porter arrives for the 2019 Met Gala at the Metropolitan Museum of Art on May 6, 2019, in New York. - The Gala raises money for the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Costume Institute. The Gala's 2019 theme is “Camp: Notes on Fashion" inspired by Susan Sontag's 1964 essay "Notes on Camp". (Photo by ANGELA WEISS / AFP)(AFP)

Met Gala 2019: Billy Porter pulls off one of the most dramatic red carpet entries

Asian News International | By Asian News International, Washington D.c. [usa]
UPDATED ON MAY 10, 2020 08:15 AM IST
Porter sported a spectacular custom Sun God ensemble by The Blonds which included a bejewelled catsuit outfitted with 10-foot wings and a 24-karat gold headpiece.
Alongside the mummies, the archaeologists found artefacts including pottery, painted funerary masks and wooden statuettes.(Unsplash)
Alongside the mummies, the archaeologists found artefacts including pottery, painted funerary masks and wooden statuettes.(Unsplash)

34 mummies found in hidden Egyptian tomb

Indo Asian News Service | By Indo Asian News Service, Cairo
UPDATED ON APR 26, 2019 03:43 PM IST
The archaeologists found approximately 30 mummified bodies in the primary chamber -- the bodies of men, women and children -- and an estimated further four in a side chamber.
The Sri Lankan government has apologised for its failure to act despite receiving advance intelligence inputs about the possibility of terror attacks .(AFP Photo)
The Sri Lankan government has apologised for its failure to act despite receiving advance intelligence inputs about the possibility of terror attacks .(AFP Photo)

‘We are very, very sorry’: Sri Lanka government apologises for failure to act on intel input

Colombo | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON APR 23, 2019 04:02 PM IST
In the wake of bombings, the military has been given a wider berth to detain and arrest suspects — powers that were used during the civil war but withdrawn when it ended.
The Indian Army warned Pakistan of “dire consequences” after its troops targeted Indian posts and civilian areas along the Line of Control (LoC) with heavy artillery as Islamabad’s chief military spokesman put the onus for de-escalation on New Delhi.(PTI/File Photo)
The Indian Army warned Pakistan of “dire consequences” after its troops targeted Indian posts and civilian areas along the Line of Control (LoC) with heavy artillery as Islamabad’s chief military spokesman put the onus for de-escalation on New Delhi.(PTI/File Photo)

Indian Army warns Pakistan against targeting civilians along LoC

Hindustan Times, New Delhi/Islamabad | By Rahul Singh and Imtiaz Ahmad
UPDATED ON MAR 07, 2019 09:33 AM IST
Indian posts and civilians in select areas of Krishna Ghati and Sunderbani along the LoC were targeted in “intense and unprovoked” firing by mortars and heavy artillery guns since Tuesday, an Indian defence ministry statement said.
Pakistan can act against Jaish-e-Mohammed chief Masood Azhar only if India provides “solid, inalienable evidence” against him that can convince the country’s judiciary, foreign minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi has said.(HT Photo)
Pakistan can act against Jaish-e-Mohammed chief Masood Azhar only if India provides “solid, inalienable evidence” against him that can convince the country’s judiciary, foreign minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi has said.(HT Photo)

Action against Masood Azhar only if India gives solid proof: Pak Minister

Hindustan Times | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON MAR 01, 2019 11:01 PM IST
Qureshi confirmed Azhar’s presence in Pakistan and said he was confined to his home because of poor health. He said in an interview with CNN aired on Thursday that action can be taken against Azhar only through a “legal process”.
Indian-American woman, Neomi Rao, serves as Trump’s “czar” overseeing regulatory rollbacks,(Neomi Rao)
Indian-American woman, Neomi Rao, serves as Trump’s “czar” overseeing regulatory rollbacks,(Neomi Rao)

‘Women should change behaviour to avoid date rape’: Neomi Rao faces scrutiny

Indo Asian News Service | By Indo Asian News Service
UPDATED ON FEB 06, 2019 08:56 AM IST
Indian-American woman, Rao, faced fierce questioning from Democrats not just for her work in the Trump administration but for commentary she wrote decades ago as a Yale University student suggesting women should change their behaviour to avoid date rape.
Indian-origin presidential hopeful Kamala Harris’ town hall on CNN with an average of 1.957 million viewers got the network its highest ratings ever for such an event with an individual election candidate, according to the network.(REUTERS)
Indian-origin presidential hopeful Kamala Harris’ town hall on CNN with an average of 1.957 million viewers got the network its highest ratings ever for such an event with an individual election candidate, according to the network.(REUTERS)

Indian-origin presidential hopeful Kamala Harris’ CNN town hall sets viewership record

Washington | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON JAN 30, 2019 12:24 PM IST
Kamala Harris, 54, who was elected to the Senate in 2016, announced her run for presidency last week.
If elected, she would be the first woman and woman of colour to be the president of the United States.(REUTERS)
If elected, she would be the first woman and woman of colour to be the president of the United States.(REUTERS)

CNN anchor apologises for birther tweet on Kamala Harris

Washington | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON JAN 25, 2019 02:06 PM IST
Harris, 54, last week officially launched her campaign for the US presidential election in 2020 to take on President Donald Trump.
Boo, the world’s cutest dog, has died of a “broken heart”, his owners have confirmed.(Instagram)
Boo, the world’s cutest dog, has died of a “broken heart”, his owners have confirmed.(Instagram)

World’s cutest dog Boo dies of ‘broken heart’

San Francisco | By Indo Asian News Service
PUBLISHED ON JAN 20, 2019 01:32 PM IST
Boo, a pomeranian, and his companion Buddy, who died last year, became internet sensations when their owners started sharing pictures of their adorable antics.
Presidential candidate U.S. Rep. Tulsi Gabbard on Thursday responded to criticism about her past work advocating against gay rights by apologizing in a video.(AP)
Presidential candidate U.S. Rep. Tulsi Gabbard on Thursday responded to criticism about her past work advocating against gay rights by apologizing in a video.(AP)

Watch: First Hindu member in US Congress Tulsi Gabbard apologises for anti-gay past in video

Honolulu | By Associated Press
UPDATED ON JAN 18, 2019 08:55 AM IST
The Democratic congresswoman from Hawaii has apologized for such statements before. But she has come under renewed criticism since she announced during a CNN interview last week that she would run for president.
US President Donald Trump said Wednesday he wants a “great relationship” with Pakistan and is looking forward to meeting the new leadership in that country.(AP)
US President Donald Trump said Wednesday he wants a “great relationship” with Pakistan and is looking forward to meeting the new leadership in that country.(AP)

Want a great relationship with Pakistan: Donald Trump says will hold meeting with Imran Khan soon

Washington | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON JAN 03, 2019 08:32 AM IST
The US President underscored that his administration has initiated peace talks with the Taliban. He also announced that a meeting with the new leadership of Pakistan will take place “very soon”.
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