Google celebrates 70th anniversary of Tomatina festival with its doodle thumbnail

Google celebrates 70th anniversary of Tomatina festival with its doodle

News4u-News Desk- Google is celebrating 70 years of La Tomatina festival by dedicating its doodle to the day. The animated doodle shows a bunch of kids enjoying the world’s biggest food fight while one kid is hanging up on pole with a scared emotion on his face. La Tomatina is a food fight festival, which [...]

Farah survives last-lap stumble to qualify for 5,000m final at World C’ships thumbnail

Farah survives last-lap stumble to qualify for 5,000m final at World C’ships

News4u-Sports Desk-Double Olympic champion Mo Farah recovered from an apparent stumble on the final bend to qualify for the 5,000m World Championships final in Beijing. The British sprinter, who retained his 10,000m crown last Saturday, clocked 13 minutes and 19.44 seconds to finish second, the BBC reported. The 32-year-old is now one race away from [...]

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Brain’s immune system can halt or reverse dementia

News4u-News Desk- A new study has suggested that the brain’s immune system is the key to reversing dementia. Researcher Michael Schwartz said that findings showed for the first time that a diseased brain was able to fight the debilitating condition, the Express News reported. In the study, when the researchers reduced the cells that prevent [...]

Hrithik praises Ali Zafar for Coke Studio’s `rockstar` look thumbnail

Hrithik praises Ali Zafar for Coke Studio’s `rockstar` look

News4u-Entertainment Desk- Bollywood superstar Hrithik Roshan seems to be very much impressed by Pakistani actor Ali Zafar for his rockstar look in Coke Studio 8. The ‘Bang Bang’ actor took to Twitter to applaud Ali and tweeted, “Rockstar. Serious talent. Such freedom. Mazaa aa gaya!.”, to which singer -turned actor replied “Thank you. You’re a [...]

Threatened by female bosses, men tend to act `assertive` towards them thumbnail

Threatened by female bosses, men tend to act `assertive` towards them

News4u-News Desk- A new study has suggested that men tend to act more assertively towards female bosses as they feel more threatened by them than their male superiors. Lead researcher and assistant professor Ekaterina Netchaeva, at Bocconi University in Milan, Italy, said that the concept of masculinity was becoming more elusive in society as gender [...]

Two NATO soldiers shot dead in Helmand Province thumbnail

Two NATO soldiers shot dead in Helmand Province

News4u-News Desk- Two gunmen in Afghan military uniform have shot dead two NATO soldiers in Helmand province. According to TOLO News, the attack is the first since April. These attacks highlight the long-simmering tensions between Afghan and foreign forces. A NATO statement said both Resolute Support service members died after the gunmen opened fire on [...]

Microsoft rolls out beta version of Cortana for Android thumbnail

Microsoft rolls out beta version of Cortana for Android

News4u-News Desk- Microsoft has officially released a beta version of its Cortana app for Android for anyone to download and install. According to the Verge, Microsoft has been gradually changing and improving Cortana for Android since its release to a limited amount of testers last month. Also, Cortana has the ability to replace Google Now [...]

Mullah Omar’s brother warns of Taliban internal strife in Afghanistan thumbnail

Mullah Omar’s brother warns of Taliban internal strife in Afghanistan

News4u-News Desk- Mullah Abdul Manan, the brother of deceased Afghan Taliban supremo Mullah Omar, has warned of a possible internal strife in Afghanistan if the new chief Mullah Akhtar Mansoor and his opponents do not settle their issues soon. According to the Express Tribune, Mansoor’s rivals say that he was not elected by majority of [...]

Federer regains number two rank ahead of US Open thumbnail

Federer regains number two rank ahead of US Open

News4u-News Desk- Roger Federer has reclaimed number two spot in the rankings ahead of the US Open, which starts from Monday. Federer regained his spot after claiming a 7-6 (7-1), 6-3 win over top seed Novak Djokovic to secure his seventh Cincinnati Masters title on Sunday. The 17-time major champion said that it hardly matters [...]