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Half of world’s beaches will disappear by 2100

PARIS: A group of researches warned that climate change and sea-level rise were currently on track to wipe out half the world’s sandy beaches by 2100. According to a new report published in scientific journal, ‘Nature Climate Change’, coastlines that

Instagram starts testing Direct messaging on web

Instagram has started testing its Direct messaging feature to its desktop site, which means one can finally keep up with their conversations from browser. The company said in a statement said, “DMs, but make them desktop. We are currently testing

SpaceX starts 2020 with launching more Starlink satellites

FLORIDA: Elon Musk’s SpaceX on Monday evening has launched its third batch of internet-beaming satellites, Starlink started 2020 with a success. StarLink launched its third batch launching 60 satellites from falcon heavy 9 rocket from Cape Canaveral Airspace in Florida

Difficult to talk about science in Pakistan: Minister Fawad

ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for Science and Technology Fawad Chaudhry on Tuesday said that it was difficult to talk about science in Pakistan. While talking to the media on Tuesday in Islamabad, the federal minister said, “It is difficult to talk

NCC decides to meet tomorrow after a gap of seven months

ISLAMABAD: After a delay of seven months, the National Curriculum Council (NCC) will tomorrow on Monday. NCC has decided to meet tomorrow on Monday with a slight change in the timeframes set for  exchanging the proposed revised curricula with the provinces for feedback and reaching an agreement on developing a ‘single domestic syllabuses.” Source said the NCC, had been asked

Pakistan ready to send first astronaut in space by 2022: Fawad

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan’s Federal Minister for Science and Technology Chaudhry Fawad Hussain said in an interview on Sunday that Pakistan is ready to send its first astronaut in space by 2022. It was during his interview with a private news channel