Dhaka: 8:32 PM, Tue, 21 May, 2019

Bangladeshi talents lauded by Huawei

Science Desk: Huawei officially recognized top ten ICT talents selected from five renowned universities of Bangladesh. Huawei officials have highly praised the ICT talents saying that Huawei will give the best effort to work on the ICT talent development and Digital Bangladesh’s “vision 2021”.

New type of dementia identified

Risingbd Desk: Millions of elderly people have a form of dementia that has been misdiagnosed as Alzheimer's disease, according to researchers.

Google doodle celebrates birthday of Rosy Afsari

Science Desk: Search engine giant Google is celebrating the 73rd birth anniversary of Bangladeshi film actress Shamima Akter Rosy.

Joy urges young ICT entrepreneurs to be innovative

Desk Report: Prime Minister’s ICT Affairs Adviser Sajeeb Wazed Joy has called upon the young information and communication technology entrepreneurs to generate their own innovative ideas to take the lead in the global ICT sector.

HIV used to cure bubble boy disease

Risingbd Desk: US scientists say they used HIV to make a gene therapy that cured eight infants of severe combined immunodeficiency, or "bubble boy" disease.

Pig brains partially revived four hours after death

Risingbd Desk: US scientists have partially revived pig brains four hours after the animals were slaughtered.

Nagad serving nationwide through over 100,000 Uddokta

Sceience Desk: Apart from the district post offices, Bangladesh Post Office’s Digital Financial Service “Nagad” is now being provided by over 100,000 “Uddokta” around the country.

Facebook returns after its worst outage ever

Desk Report: Facebook is reporting all services operational after a prolonged outage that impacted all of the company’s most popular apps.

FB, Instagram, WhatsApp down for users around world

Desk Report: Facebook, Instagram, and WhatsApp are all experiencing issues this morning for users worldwide.

‘Three-person’ baby boy born in Greece

International Desk: Fertility doctors in Greece and Spain say they have produced a baby from three people in order to overcome a woman's infertility.

Dismantling cancer reveals weak spots

Risingbd Desk: Scientists have taken cancer apart piece-by-piece to reveal its weaknesses, and come up with new ideas for treatment.

First ever black hole image released

Risingbd Desk: Astronomers have taken the first ever image of a black hole, which is located in a distant galaxy.

Sabre space plane engine tech in new milestone

Risingbd Desk: UK engineers developing a novel propulsion system say their technology has passed another key milestone.

Ancient four-legged whale fossil found

Science Desk: The fossil of a 43-million-year-old whale with four legs, webbed feet and hooves has been discovered in Peru.

Portugal baby born to woman brain dead for three months

Risingbd Desk: A funeral is being held for a 26-year-old woman who gave birth to a baby boy on Thursday despite being brain dead since December.