Dhaka: 9:25 PM, Mon, 20 Jan, 2020

Pill to make exercise obsolete

An exercise pill could one day replace a workout after scientists discovered a protein that mimics a gym session.

Oldest material on Earth discovered

Scientists analysing a meteorite have discovered the oldest material known to exist on Earth.

Japanese billionaire seeks ‘life partner’ for Moon voyage

Japanese billionaire Yusaku Maezawa is looking for a female "life partner" to accompany him on Space X's maiden tourist voyage to the Moon.

NHS to pioneer cholesterol-busting jab

A twice-a-year injection that reduces bad cholesterol to protect the heart is to be pioneered by the NHS in England.

Weather forecasts start using space laser data

Europe's novel wind-measuring satellite, Aeolus, has reached a key milestone in its mission.

Cabinet approves ‘Startup Bangladesh’

The final approval of a state-owned venture capital company “Startup Bangladesh Limited” was approved at a regular cabinet meeting on Monday.

Walton Refrigerator’s official Facebook page verified

The authorities of popular social networking site Facebook have recognized the official page of Walton Refrigerator, country's most popular refrigerator brand.

Russia deploys Avangard hypersonic missile system

Russia's first regiment of Avangard hypersonic missiles has been put into service, the defence ministry says.

Astronomers warn of threat to view of Universe

Astronomers are warning that their view of the Universe could be under threat. From next week, a campaign to launch thousands of new satellites will begin in earnest, offering high-speed internet access from space.

Sales starts for OPPO A9 2020 Vanilla Mint Edition

OPPO Bangladesh has commenced the first sale of Vanilla Mint Edition of OPPO A9 2020.  With 8GB RAM and 5000mAh battery, the affordable gaming device comes with BDT 24,990 price tag.

Boeing astronaut Starliner capsule lands after incomplete mission

The Boeing company has cut short the uncrewed demonstration flight of its new astronaut capsule.

Bangladesh win gold, 9 other medals in Robot Olympiad

Bangladesh won a gold, two silver and six bronze medals with one technical award in the 21st International Robot Olympiad (IRO) in Thailand on Friday.

Walton gets ISO certificates as cell phone manufacturer

Walton, the leading Bangladeshi brand of electronics and technology products, has received the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) certificates as cell phone manufacturer.

Eight-year-old Ryan earns $26 million from YouTube

Eight-year-old Ryan Kaji earned US$26 million in 2019 on his YouTube channel, making him the highest-paid creator on the platform, according to a list published Wednesday by Forbes magazine.

Motor neurone disease ‘linked to cholesterol’

Scientists say they have discovered a possible underlying cause of the neurological disorder, motor neurone disease (MND).