Central laws to apply retrospectively in J&K
on February 29, 2020 at 1:48 am
From Indian Penal Code (IPC) to Income Tax Act to Representation of the People Act, the 37 central laws passed by the Union cabinet for Jammu and Kashmir will be applicable retrospectively from October 31, 2019, officials said.
Trump sends Pompeo for signing of US-Taliban peace deal
on February 29, 2020 at 1:30 am
US President Donald Trump has said that Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will attend the signing of US-Taliban agreement, which could be one step forward to ultimate US troops withdrawal and lasting peace in Afghanistan.
Train, bus collision kills at least 18 in Pakistan: Officials
on February 29, 2020 at 1:03 am
The incident took place in Sukkur district, where the incoming Pakistan Express — on its way from Karachi to Lahore — hit the bus, which was heading to Sargodha in central Punjab province.
The Virus and the Economy
on February 29, 2020 at 12:16 am
U.S. growth will take a hit but Trump has a leadership opportunity.
Kurdistan After the U.S. Pullback
on February 29, 2020 at 12:12 am
Facing Turkey, Iran and ISIS’ regrouping remnants, the fighters are as determined as ever.
How to prepare for a viral outbreak like COVID-19
by John Kennedy on February 28, 2020 at 10:40 pm
Viruses love us. That’s a fact. Every year, run-of-the-mill respiratory diseases like the common cold and the flu infect millions of people, and once in a while, brand new afflictions like the coronavirus dubbed COVID-19 rise up and grab headlines worldwide. While the fatality rate for most of these illnesses is low, it doesn’t hurt to be prepared.
NASA TV Coverage Set for SpaceX’s Next Space Station Resupply Mission
on February 28, 2020 at 10:34 pm
NASA commercial cargo provider SpaceX is targeting 11:49 p.m. EST Friday, March 6, for the launch of its 20th resupply mission to the International Space Station.
Shopify pulls plug on Unite conference as list of corporate events cancelled because of coronavirus swells
by James McLeod on February 28, 2020 at 9:21 pm
The announcement comes one day after Facebook cancelled its conference, with speculation swirling over whether Google and Apple will follow suit
NASA Awards Launch Services Contract for the Psyche Mission
on February 28, 2020 at 9:00 pm
NASA has selected SpaceX of Hawthorne, California, to provide launch services for the agency’s Psyche mission. The Psyche mission currently is targeted to launch in July 2022 on a Falcon Heavy rocket from Launch Complex 39A at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida.
Theoretical physicist Freeman Dyson dies at 96
by Sara Kiley Watson on February 28, 2020 at 8:47 pm
The theoretical physicist was known for his work on quantum electrodynamics and climate change hot takes.
What you get with your game console subscription service
by PopSci Commerce Team on February 28, 2020 at 7:51 pm
A rundown of what each subscription gets you for PlayStation, Xbox, and Nintendo Switch.
Three unique MIDI keyboards that will change the way you make music
by PopSci Commerce Team on February 28, 2020 at 7:44 pm
Grab one of these boundary-pushing instruments and your creativity will follow suit.