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PM Dahal commits for investment in science, technology

10 Nov, Kathmandu: Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal today made commitment to increasing investment in science, technology and research. Speaking at a seminar on 'Scientific exploration...
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Twitter to cut 9% of staff, plots new growth strategy

28 Oct, New York: Twitter announced plans Thursday to cut nine percent of its workforce as the struggling social network reaffirmed its strategy to drive...

U.S. cargo ship arrives at space station: NASA

24 Oct, Washingtion: A commercial U.S. cargo ship carrying food, supplies and science experiments arrived at the International Space Station (ISS) on Sunday morning, U.S....

iPhone 7 hits stores in S. Korea after Samsung’s Note 7 fiasco

22 Oct, Seoul: Apple's new iPhone series hit the stores in South Korea on Friday after Samsung Electronics' fiasco with report of some of Galaxy...

Fossil of 100-Million-Year-Old Fish With ‘Swordfish-Like Head and Monstrous Teeth’ Discovered in Australia

The skeleton of a 100 million-year-old fish "with an incredibly swordfish-like head and monstrous teeth" has been unearthed in the remote outback town of...

Apple, Samsung take battle to US Supreme Court

Washington: The epic legal battle pitting Apple against its bitter rival Samsung over the design of the iPhone reaches a new level today when it...

Japanese Scientist Wins Nobel Prize for Medicine

Japan’s Yoshinori Ohsumi was awarded the 2016 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine for his discoveries of mechanisms for autophagy. “Ohsumi’s discoveries led to a...

China Builds The World’s Largest Radio Telescope

The world's largest radio telescope began searching for signals from stars and galaxies and, perhaps, extraterrestrial life Sunday in a project demonstrating China's rising...

Metropolitan police intensifies CCTV installation drive

24 Sept, Kathmandu: The Metropolitan Police have intensified the installation of closed-circuit television (CCTV) cameras in multiple locations of the Kathmandu Valley. Busy and the most...

Indian airline says Samsung Note 2 emitted smoke in plane

24 Sept, New Delhi: An Indian airline said Friday that a Samsung Note 2 phone emitted smoke and sparks on a flight from Singapore to...