Millions of overseas Brits now eligible to vote in UK general elections

    London (AFP): An estimated 3.5 million Britons living overseas will from Tuesday be eligible to vote in UK general elections, in one of the biggest ...

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First Saudi at Paris Fashion Week underlines dramatic changes

Paris (AFP): Saudi Arabia is continuing its multi-billion-dollar entry into all aspects of global culture, hitting a new milestone on Thursday with the first Saudi designer ...

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German climate activists pledge new wave of blockades

FILE: Activists of the "Last Generation" stick themselves on a street during snowfall in Dresden, Germany, and want to draw attention to the compliance with the ...

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Song lyrics are getting simpler, more repetitive: study

    Paris (AFP): You're not just getting older. Song lyrics really are becoming simpler and more repetitive, according to a study published on Thursday. Lyrics have also

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Eleven swimmers in doping scandal named in China Olympic team

Beijing (AFP): China will send 11 swimmers implicated in a major doping scandal to next month's Paris Olympics, after the..

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In major change, Google to use AI-generated answers in search results

    Mountain View (United States) (AFP): Google on Tuesday said it would introduce AI-generated answers to online queries, in one of the biggest changes to its..

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AI systems are already deceiving us -- and that's a problem, experts warn

Current AI systems, designed to be honest, have developed a troubling skill for deception, from tricking human players in online games of world conquest to..

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Tourists banned from Italy's Capri over water shortage

Rome (AFP): The Italian island of Capri banned tourists from disembarking Saturday after problems with the water supply from the mainland..

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