Published on Jul 25 2016 // Featured, Science And Technology, Slideshow
The end of Yahoo: Why Verizon spent big
That hand-holding portal was at one point worth a staggering $125bn. Today, it was sold for $4.83bn (£3.7bn) to US mobile network Verizon. That’s a remarkable amount of money for a company whose name has become shorthand for online businesses falling from grace. Last quarter, Yahoo lost $440m....

Published on Aug 11 2015 // Featured, Science And Technology, World News
Google is dead. Long live Alphabet
‘Slimmed down’ Google will be largest subsidiary of parent company, whose structure is said to be similar to that of Warren Buffet’s Berkshire Hathaway The tech company announced on Monday that it would rebrand itself as Alphabet – a new holding company whose largest wholly owned subsidiary...

Published on Jul 23 2015 // Featured, Science And Technology
NASA said today that a new Earth-like planet was discovered using Kepler spacecraft. “Earth’s bigger, older cousin: the first nearly Earth-size planet to be found in the habitable zone of a star similar to our own. But, the NASA said that it can’t confirm if the planet is rocky like...

Published on Jun 23 2015 // Featured, Science And Technology, Slideshow
OnePlus 2 will be first flagship handset to come with Type C-USB
The OnePlus 2 will be the first flagship handset to come with a Type C-USB port, the company behind the smartphone announced on Tuesday. This means, the OnePlus 2 will have a single USB port to rule them all although it’s still not clear whether this would be the only port on-board the upcoming...

Published on May 19 2015 // Science And Technology
US President Barack Obama has just launched his own Twitter feed, the White House has confirmed. Obama’s Twitter handle is @POTUS (President Of The United States) and within few hours he had attracted over a million followers. “Hello, Twitter! It’s Barack. Really! Six years in, they’re...

Published on Apr 03 2015 // Featured, Opinion, Science And Technology
Sero- prevalence and risk associated with Leptospira hardjo
By Prachanda Kattel Sero- prevalence has recorded high in the high hilly region in the country, according to a research carried out from the samples collection from large domestic ruminant livestock in Darchula district. The laboratory works were performed at the Animal Health Research Division (NARC)...

Published on Mar 25 2015 // Featured, Opinion, Science And Technology
The Price of Biodiversity
BY BJØRN LOMBORG We humans do not only share the planet with a range of other species, including plants, animals, and even microbes; we also depend on them for our survival. Can we determine the economic value of protecting the natural world? Some people will balk at the idea of putting a price tag...

Published on Mar 10 2015 // Business, Science And Technology, Slideshow
Apple Watch to cost $ 350 to $10,000
Apple, the world’s most precious brand, on Monday announced that the Apple watch would be available from April 24. But, the pre-bookings have opened for those interested. However, the Indian customers will not have an access to the Apple watch from the beginning as it would be available only in nine...