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Power outage across Bangladesh as national grid collapses

By | November 1, 2014

Dhaka, Nov 1 : Power outages Saturday hit several places in Bangladesh, including the capital Dhaka, due to the collapse of the national grid.… Read it!

Power outage across Bangladesh as national grid collapses

By | November 1, 2014

Dhaka, Nov 1 : Power outages Saturday hit several places in Bangladesh, including the capital Dhaka, due to the collapse of the national grid.… Read it!

Space plane crash: Sir Branson ‘shocked’ but to ‘persevere’

By | November 1, 2014

New York, Nov 1 : Richard Branson, founder of the Virgin Group, was “shocked and saddened” by the news of the Virgin Galactic passenger space plane crash but said that he would “persevere”.… Read it!

Space plane crash: Sir Branson ‘shocked’ but to ‘persevere’

By | November 1, 2014

New York, Nov 1 : Richard Branson, founder of the Virgin Group, was “shocked and saddened” by the news of the Virgin Galactic passenger space plane crash but said that he would “persevere”.… Read it!

Drugs to abet cancer cells suicide found

By | November 1, 2014

London, Nov 1 : British scientists have found a drug combination that can trigger the self-destruct process in lung cancer cells — paving the way for new treatments.… Read it!

Another Burkina Faso army officer claims power

By | November 1, 2014

Ouagadougou, Nov 1 : Burkina Faso’s senior military officer Isaac Zida, who was in command of the presidential guard, Saturday announced via a televised speech that he has seized power as head of state during the interim period.… Read it!

Boko Haram leader says kidnapped girls married off

By | November 1, 2014

Lagos, Nov 1 : The leader of the Nigerian Boko Haram insurgents, Abubakar Shekau, has in a new video said the over 200 abducted schoolgirls have been married to members of the group.… Read it!

Nine killed in Afghanistan suicide bombing

By | November 1, 2014

Kabul, Nov 1 : Nine security personnel were killed while 20 civilians were injured in a suicide car bombing in the eastern Afghan province of Lowgar Saturday, the provincial government spokesman said.… Read it!

Climate change threatens global health security: UNEP

By | November 1, 2014

San Juan, Nov 1 : The rapid propagation in recent years of infectious diseases such as Malaria, Chikungunya and even Ebola is one more example of how climate change threatens global health security.… Read it!

US-Japan joint rain radar mission to end next year

By | November 1, 2014

Washington, Nov 1 : After 17 years of groundbreaking 3-D images of rain and storms, the joint NASA and Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency Tropical Rainfall Measuring Mission (TRMM) will come to an end next year, the US space agency said … Read it!