Monday, August 19, 2019
As NASA scrambles to meet U.S. President Donald Trump’s mandate to return humans to the moon by 2024, two longtime heads of NASA’s human exploration wing were demoted Wednesday in a slew of administrative shakeups, officials said in an...
Hundreds of mourners turned out on Monday (Jul 8) to bid a final farewell to Brazilian music legend Joao Gilberto at a public vigil in Rio de Janeiro. Wreathes placed around the semi-open coffin in the city's majestic Municipal Theatre paid...
Nintendo Co Ltd plans to shift part of the production of its Switch gaming console to Vietnam from China to diversify manufacturing sites, a spokeswoman at the Japanese video game maker told Reuters on Tuesday. The move would make Nintendo...
Britain’s biggest carmaker Jaguar Land Rover  is making a multi-million pound investment to build electric vehicles in its home market, in a major boost to a sector hit by a slump in diesel sales and Brexit uncertainty. The firm is...
Nestle has unveiled recyclable, biodegradable paper wrapping on its Yes! snack bars – in a move it claims is a world first. The announcement came as a major step forward in its drive to make all its packaging reusable or...
Following three-day-long negotiations, EU leaders on Tuesday nominated German Defence Minister Ursula von der Leyen, 60, for the post of European Commission President. If her nomination is approved by the European Parliament, von der Leyen will become the first woman...
Apple is allegedly moving the manufacturing of its new Mac Pro computer from the United States to China, according to a Wall Street Journal report. It came the day before the US and China announced at the G20 summit in...
Serena Williams, three months before her 38th birthday, remains the best hope for an American to win a singles title at Wimbledon this year, assuming the betting odds are a reasonable guide.  Williams, who has won 23 Grand Slam singles...
There will be approximately 519.7 million people living in the European Union by 2020, according to United Nations forecasts. The study analysed the change in each country's population since 1950 to make their predictions. Population in nearly all EU member states...
The explosion that destroyed a SpaceX astronaut taxi in April “no doubt” delays NASA’s drive to return Americans to the International Space Station from U.S. soil later this year, the U.S. space agency’s chief said on Tuesday. But NASA Administrator...

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