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  • Robotics- Stanford-Doggo can jump, trot and flip - A group of students from the Stanford Student Robotics club’s Extreme Mobility team at Stanford University has unveiled a four-legged robot. The robot has been dubbed Stanford Doggo, which can perform acrobatic tricks and can also traverse challenging terrain. The main purpose of the invention is reproducibility. Stanford Doggo is...
  • London based sushi restaurant introduces insects on its menu - A sushi chain based in London has introduced a new spread on its cuisine menu: crickets, bugs, grubs are now part of the food menu at Abokado. Abokado’s managing director Kara Alderin said in a statement, “In a few years insects will be a normalized food in our everyday diet.”...
  • Japan’s Economy witnesses an unexpected growth - Preliminary gross domestic data has reported an unexpected growth in Japan’s economy in a time span of three months to March. The product data recorded an economy growing at an annualized 2.1% in this period. Reports suggest that the beat analyst expected a 0.2% contraction as imports fell faster. This...
  • Here is the reason for persistent class based hierarchies in the society: People in higher social class believe they are better than others - A recent study published by the American Psychological Association has revealed that people from higher social class often tend to believe that they are more adept than people from the lower-class.  These group of people sees themselves as belonging to the upper class, which is termed by researchers as an...
  • Greenpeace Activists block entrances of BP headquarters - In the latest, Green Peace activists have blocked the entrances to the headquarters of British Petroleum (BP). The protestors had placed themselves inside five large containers obstructing BP’s head office in central London. By using cranes, some of the campaigners transported the heavy boxes in the early morning hours at...

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Kering Fashion Houses: A new hiring rule opposes models under 18

Kering Fashion Houses: A new hiring rule opposes...

In the latest news, Kering S.A. has announced to stop hiring models under 18 years of age. Kering S.A. is a leading international...
Mukesh Ambani takes over popular British toy retailer- Hamleys

Mukesh Ambani takes over popular British toy retailer-...

In the latest news, Mukesh Ambani, the business magnate and one of India’s richest men has bought the Hamleys chain. The sum has...
UK: Large Commerce Trading Companies charged guilty of selling knives

UK: Large Commerce Trading Companies charged guilty of...

A great number of news on the rising knife crime rate have made rounds in the media. A recent BBC investigation revealed that...

Industry

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CEO Bernard Hees replaced after Kraft Heinz’s write down

CEO Bernard Hees replaced after Kraft Heinz’s write...

The appointment of a new chief executive is attributed to placate adversaries. Miguel Patricio, a veteran of the brewing giant Anheuser-Busch InBev was...
Britain surpasses it previous record in producing coal-free energy

Britain surpasses it previous record in producing coal-free...

In a recent achievement, Britain has set a new record for generating energy by sustainable means. Britain created coal-free electricity for 90 hours...
Tetra Pak and ABB to join hands for an environment conserving project

Tetra Pak and ABB to join hands for...

Food packaging and processing industries, Tetra Pak and ABB have blueprinted an energy assessment program. The collaborative efforts of ABB’s analytical solutions and...

Healthcare

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A group of men in a jar underlines savings for prostate cancer

A group of men in a jar underlines...

In a recent awareness stunt, Prostate Cancer UK had a group of men standing in a large, glass jar on the South Bank,...
Research confirms a brain region that identifies walls

Research confirms a brain region that identifies walls

A team of neuroscientists from the Zuckerman Institute at Columbia University and Aalto University in Finland have discovered an area of human brain...
Mothers and children rally against climate change

Mothers and children rally against climate change

In another mass protest to raise awareness and take action the climate change, mothers and families took to the streets to voice measures...

Science and Technology

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Robotics- Stanford-Doggo can jump, trot and flip

Robotics- Stanford-Doggo can jump, trot and flip

A group of students from the Stanford Student Robotics club’s Extreme Mobility team at Stanford University has unveiled a four-legged robot. The robot...
Lilium Jet- German start-up a launches a five-seater self-flying taxi

Lilium Jet- German start-up a launches a five-seater...

Lilium, a German start-up has launched a self-flying taxi. The machine is a five-seater taxi which can travel up to 300 km within...
Latest Artificial Agent perceives surroundings like a Human

Latest Artificial Agent perceives surroundings like a Human

The latest innovation of Artificial Intelligence has unveiled an AI agent which perceives the surrounding environment as closely as humans. Computer scientists at...