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'Potentially hazardous' building-sized asteroid to shoot past Earth on Jan 11

An asteroid the size of a skyscraper will shoot past Earth's atmosphere on January 11, 2022, American space agency NASA has said.

Chinese criticise Musk over SpaceX satellites' 'close encounters' with space station

Chinese social media users criticised world's richest person Elon Musk after China told a UN agency that SpaceX's Starlink satellites had two "close encounters" with its space station earlier this year.

DiDi Global to delist from New York, will pursue listing in HK

China's DiDi Global has said it will delist from the New York Stock Exchange and pursue a listing in Hong Kong, adding that its board has approved the move.

How ‘monkey business’ for Covaxin trial was accomplished near Nagpur

The Rhesus macaque monkeys, used worldwide in medical research, are believed to be the best non-human primates for such studies.

Nokia claims top 5G speed of 9.85 Gbps on Vi network during trial

The company has achieved the top speed in back end data transmission, which means connecting mobile base stations network, during the trials in Gandhinagar, Gujarat.

Late marriages, PCOS, stress, changing lifestyle major contributors: Experts

Late marriages, Poly-Cystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS), stress and changing lifestyle are some of the major reasons for the increasing rate of infertility among people in Kashmir, claims Valley based fertility experts.

Elon Musk now more valuable than Exxon’s market capitalisation

Tesla market capTesla CEO Elon Musk took to Twitter to celebrate the EV maker reaching the milestone $1 trillion market capitalisation, besides expressing surprise at the velocity of the share price surge.

Facebook rolls out end-to-end encrypted chat backups to WhatsApp

WhatsApp's end-to-end encrypted chat backups for iOS and Android are here!

Contraceptive pill can reduce type 2 diabetes risk in women with polycystic ovary syndrome, says study

Contraceptive pill can reduce the risk of type 2 diabetes by over a quarter in women with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS), revealed a study led by the University of Birmingham.

Elon Musk Is Richest By A Mile And Wants Jeff Bezos To Know It

Elon Musk replied to Amazon founder Jeff Bezos on Twitter with a silver medal emoji, an apparent reference to their wealth

Mark Zuckerberg Loses $6 Billion In Hours After Facebook Outage

A selloff sent the social-media giant's stock plummeting 4.9% on Monday, adding to a drop of about 15% since mid-September.

WhatsApp: How to message yourself to take notes

WhatsApp offers a feature that can be used to message on your own WhatsApp phone number to add notes or save some important information.

International Space Station’s captures Earth’s horizon ‘glowing’ at night, leaves social media abuzz

The post shared by the ISS has already garnered nearly 120,000 likes on Instagram, while the post on Twitter has been retweeted several thousand times.

Scientists in Singapore transform fruit leftovers into antibacterial bandages

Scientists at Nanyang Technological University (NTU) in Singapore are tackling food waste by turning discarded durian husks into antibacterial gel bandages.

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