Risingbd Desk: Scientists say that more than 100 thousand varieties of rice have been safeguarded for the future.
Staff Correspondent: At an event participated by around 100 startups in the capital, Microsoft recently announced the launch of ‘Microsoft ScaleUp’ for Startups in Bangladesh.
Science Desk: Apple and Amazon are among US companies and agencies who have had data stolen by Chinese spies, claims Bloomberg.
International Desk: The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine has been jointly awarded to James Allison of the University of Texas and Tasuku Honjo of Japan's Kyoto University for discovering a form of cancer therapy.
International Desk: Facebook has revealed that as many as 90 million accounts may have been hacked, due to a 'security issue.'
Risingbd Desk: NASA has outlined a new campaign to put humans back on the moon, and eventually send astronauts to Mars.
Risingbd Desk: Grameenphone, Telenor Group and UNICEF have jointly inaugurated “Safe Internet Outreach Programme” in schools nationwide aiming to create awareness among children about safer internet environment.
Risingbd Desk: About 25,000 new job opportunities are expected to be created with an investment of US$ 14 million in the country’s first hi-tech park – Bangabandhu Hi-Tech City – in Gazipur as plots have already been allotted to nine companies to set up their industries in the park.
Science Desk: BASIS National ICT Awards 2018 came to an end with Grand Award Giving Ceremony. The Award Giving Ceremony took place at Institution of Diploma Engineers, Bangladesh-IDEB, Kakrail.
Staff Correspondent: Huawei, world’s leading ICT solutions provider, has selected 10 outstanding ICT talents from five renowned universities of Bangladesh in a gala event.
Risingbd Desk: Scientists have used artificial intelligence to predict how cancers will progress and evolve.
International Desk: Engineers from NASA and Aerojet Rocketdyne have revealed a major step forward in a radical ion engine designed to get man to Mars.
Desk Report: Xiaomi has unveiled a smartphone with high-end features and a budget price, under a new brand.
Staff Correspondent: Uber, the world’s largest on-demand ridesharing company, today announced the launch of a first-of-its kind insurance program for riders and driver partners.
Risingbd Desk: Finance Minister AMA Muhith on Monday said ICT sector will get priority in the upcoming budget for the fiscal year 2018-19.
Senior Correspondent: Awami League General Secretary and Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader said that the decision on the election-time government will be taken on October 26.
Entertainment Desk: The first namaz-e-janaza of legendary singer, composer and founder of rock band LRB Ayub Bachchu was held at the National Eidgah Maidan in the capital following Jummah prayers on Friday.