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January 19, 2018
The car ownership can come to end as the self-driven cars are coming in the market. According to industry experts these self-driven cars have the chance of changing the travelling habits of different consumers, urging them to deal for robo-taxis. The University of Michigan Transportation Research study says, that if the autonomous cars are utilised, there is a chance of...
India just unveiled the world's largest solar power plant, the plant was constructed in just eight months in the Kamuthi solar plant in the southern Indian state of Tamil Nadu. The new plant stretches over 4 square miles of land and it comes with 648 megawatts of electricity. The solar panel features 2.5 million individual solar modules and can...
In a deadly attack on Egypt’s Christian minority, 25 people were at least killed as Cairo’s largest Coptic cathedral was bombed, while people were attending the Sunday mass. A 12 kilogram TNT used for the purpose targeted one of the most symbolic religious sites for Copts, an ethno-religious group, also the largest religious minority in Egypt. However, the immediate cause...
In one of the biggest gay rights event in Taipei, 250,000 people marched to a pop music function in support of same sex marriage or marriage equality at the Ketagalan Boulevard in front of the presidential office on Saturday. While civic groups seek to stop government’s legislation to legalise same sex marriage, the march largely coincided with Human Rights Day....
In an effort to influence the prices of crude oil in the market, Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) persuaded 11 non-members including Russia, to cut their oil output on Saturday in their headquarters in Vienna. The oil producing nations outside OPEC will cut their output by 558,000 barrels per day, according to a statement. This persuasion comes two...
Trying to run away from one rebel-controlled part of Aleppo, hundreds of civilians have gone missing after fleeing into government-controlled parts of Aleppo, United Nations warned on Friday. Syria has been embroiled and ravaged by the ongoing civil war that has so far killed thousands of civilians including children. Despite large human rights violations, Syria is getting crushed as...
In a report published by The Washington Post earlier today, CIA has allegedly concluded that Russia played a major role to help Donald Trump win the 2016 presidential election. It was a momentous year for Americans, as Donald Trump, a business tycoon took over the reigns of United States of America from Barack Obama, despite Hillary Clinton being the...
John Glenn became the American idol when at the age of 77 he was able to satiate John F Kennedy’s desire to compete with Russia in the ‘space race’ and became the first person to orbit around the earth in outer space. The same John Glenn breathed his last on Friday morning at Ohio, after being in a hospital...
A Pakistan International Airlines passenger flight, PK-661, carrying 47 passengers on board crashed in the Havelian area of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province, about 125 km (77 miles) north of Islamabad, at 4:22PM. There were no survivors. The flight took off from Chitral at 3:30pm local time and was expected to land at Benazir Bhutto International Airport in Islamabad. But the flight vanished...
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Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi's big defeat in a referendum poll over his reforms of the constitution, which saw 60% of the people opting for a "no", led to a big fall in the euro after the exit polls. According to the Telegraph, the euro fell to a 20-month low against the dollar at $1.0505 after opening at around $1.0685,...