KATHMANDU, July 31: Nepal-Bangladesh friendship art exhibition began on Tuesday at the exhibition hall of Nepal Art Council located in Babarmahal, Kathmandu.

TALLAHASSEE, July 28: John Robert Schrieffer, a physicist who shared in the 1972 Nobel Prize in physics for developing a pioneering theory of superconductivity, has died. He was 88.

SAN FRANCISCO, July 27:  The project by Facebook Inc former chief security officer Alex Stamos to battle online abuses has received $5 million from Craigslist founder Craig Newmark, the Stanford Internet Observatory said this week.

Mercedes and Ferrari sign up for new Netflix F1 series

Published On: July 25, 2019 03:30 PM NPT By: Reuters

LONDON, July 25: World champions Mercedes and Ferrari have agreed to take part in a second Netflix ‘Drive to Survive’ documentary series due to be aired next year, Formula One announced on Wednesday.

Czech stud farm makes UNESCO’s World Heritage list

Published On: July 16, 2019 07:00 PM NPT By: Associated Press

KLADRUBY NAD LABEM, July 16: A Czech stud farm founded 440 years ago to breed and train ceremonial horses to serve at the Habsburg emperor’s court has been added to UNESCO’s World Heritage list, acknowledging the significance of a tradition that has survived for centuries.

MOSCOW, July 14: A Russian Proton-M rocket successfully delivered a cutting-edge space telescope into orbit Saturday after days of launch delays, Russia’s space agency said.

July 13: At $5 billion, the fine the FTC is about to levy on Facebook is by far the largest it’s given to a technology company, easily eclipsing the second largest, $22 million for Google in 2012.

Living with lupus, learning to thrive

Published On: July 11, 2019 06:05 PM NPT By: Srishti Shah

On this episode of Here’s Why, Shristi Joshi shares details of her journey with lupus. Finding optimism and inner strength to cope with a chronic disease is lesson she wants to share while also generating awareness about the autoimmune disease she suffers from.

Study finds possible link between sugary drinks and cancer

Published On: July 11, 2019 02:00 PM NPT By: Reuters

LONDON, July 11: People who drink a lot of sugary drinks have a higher risk of developing cancer, although the evidence cannot establish a direct causal link, researchers said on Thursday.

HONOLULU, July 11: Construction on a giant telescope will start again next week after lengthy court battles and passionate protests from those who say building it on Hawaii’s tallest mountain will desecrate land sacred to some Native Hawaiians.