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NASA spacecraft approaches asteroid, snaps first pic

Two years after launching from Florida, a NASA spacecraft is closing in on an ancient asteroid, Bennu, for a sample of space dust that...

Low-carb diet linked to elevated mortality risk: study

Middle-aged people who get roughly half their daily calories from carbohydrates live several years longer on average than those with low-carb diets, researchers reported...

Drive to curb salt intake should focus on China: study

Salt consumption exceeds national and World Health Organization guidelines in most countries, but only the highest-sodium diets, such as in China, are linked to...

NASA spacecraft ready to launch through Sun’s burning atmosphere

The first ever spacecraft to fly directly toward the Sun is poised to blast off today, on a mission to plunge into our star's...

Google developing censor-friendly search engine for China: source

Google is crafting a search engine that would meet China's draconian censorship rules, a company employee told AFP on Thursday, in a move decried...

Facebook, Instagram to introduce time-management tools

PARIS: Do you worry that you, or your children, spend too much time on social media? Facebook and Instagram on Wednesday said they want...

Facebook says identified ‘political influence campaign’ ahead of US midterm elections

Facebook said Tuesday it had shut down more than 30 fake pages and accounts involved in what appeared to be "sophisticated" attempts to sway...

Facebook partners with ECP to assist voters for General Election 2018

Social media platform Facebook is now helping voters in Pakistan identify their constituencies and make sure their votes are registered. Over 33 million Pakistanis actively...

Instagram Lite launches for countries with low internet connectivity

To cater the needs of users residing in developing nations with erratic internet connectivity and entry-level devices with low storage, Instagram announced the Lite...

YouTube picture-in-picture mode to be available for all Android users

YouTube's picture-in-picture mode will soon be available to all Android users. The feature was first rolled out to Android 8.0 Oreo users in November last...