France destroys seaside flats threatened by coastal erosion

SOULAC-SUR-MER: French authorities on Friday started demolishing a seaside block of flats that has come to symbolise the country's battle against climate change-linked coastal erosion. When the four-storey building was built behind the...

UK seeks head of quantum office

The Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy (BEIS) is looking to appoint someone to lead the government’s quantum computing strategy. The role is being advertised at a salary range of £73,000...

World’s first self-driving bus gets in gear through UK government, industry funding

Hoping that the business of self-driving vehicles could add tens of billions to the UK economy, the UK government has embarked on a financial support programme with industry worth £81m to support transport...

Padayappa: The friendly India elephant whose fame is a curse

In January, after state forest officials captured alive a rogue elephant in Palakkad district, they found that its body had more than a dozen pellet marks, possibly from air guns. Locals claimed that...

UN deal calls for $20 billion international biodiversity aid: draft

MONTREAL: With UN negotiations on a new global deal to protect nature in their final 48 hours, China on Sunday released a proposed text that will shape any agreement on conserving the world's...

Globe Telecom claims improved connectivity with MatSing lens antennas

As 5G networks are increasingly deployed and used, the quality of mobile experience has become more critical, leading to innovation in the 5G technology ecosystem. In the latest example of this, high-capacity lens...

Ericsson, Intel and Microsoft demo enterprise laptop 5G network slicing capabilities

5G network slicing is maturing quickly, with the conversion going from what’s possible to the ecosystem of devices that should be part of these customised mobile networks. Now, Ericsson and industry partners Intel...

Pontins asylum accommodation plans scrapped

Sefton Council and a local MP opposed converting the resort into asylum accommodation. Source link

Climate activists decapitate prominent Berlin Christmas tree

BERLIN: Climate activists said on Wednesday that they have sawn off the tip of the Christmas tree erected in front of Berlin's iconic Brandenburg Gate. The group Last Generation...

Romance fraudsters stole £65m from Brits since 2020

Financial losses to romance fraud have spiked by 95% across the consumer retail banking sector since the beginning of 2020, according to statistics released by TSB as part of a campaign to draw...

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