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World’s richest woman Liliane Bettencourt passed away, left a fortune of $44.7 billion

Liliane-Bettencourt

Liliane Bettencourt was also world’s 14th richest person, died  at the age of 94 World’s richest woman Liliane Bettencourt died  at the age of 94. French businesswoman Liliane was ranked the richest woman in the world with a fortune of $39.5 billion last year. Her daughter Bettencourt-Meyers announced a statement said, “Liliane Bettencourt died this night at home. She would ... Read More »

GE to install 150 MW Wind Turbines in Pakistan’s Jhimpir Corridor

GE to install 150 MW Wind Turbines in Pakistan’s Jhimpir Corridor

Clean Power Project: GE signed agreement with Tricon Boston Consulting Pvt. Ltd. to install 150 MW wind turbines As the demand for energy is increasing in Pakistan, wind energy is seen as a clean and low-cost alternative to the energy issue. Pakistan will soon get 150 MW of energy from wind as General Electric (GE) has recently signed an agreement with Tricon Boston Consulting Private Limited ... Read More »

Elon Musk and other Tech leaders call for global ban on killer Robots

Elon Musk and other Tech leaders call for global ban on killer Robots

Co-founder of Google also asked ban on autonomous weapons Tesla CEO Elon Musk and other tech chiefs asked United Nations to ban killer Robots that could devastate mankind. Elon Musk along with the co-founder of Google’s DeepMind – Mustafa Suleyman has joined more than 100 other tech experts who have signed a petition as United Nations talks on the subject are ... Read More »

China plans to construct a forest city to combat air pollution

China plans to construct a forest city to combat air pollution

Forest City is under construction in Liuzhou, Guangxi Province, designed by Stefano Boeri Architetti. China – More than a million people die in China every year from air pollution. Taking action against this alarming situation, China plans to fight back by constructing a forest city in Liuzhou, Guangxi province that covers 175 hectares on the bank of the Liujiang River ... Read More »

These countries fast longest in Ramadan 2017

Muslims mark beginning of Ramadan 2016

Fasting will be the longest in Greenland and Sweden, and shortest in Chile and Australia. Muslims across the world including Pakistan have entered into the most respected and celebrated Islamic month of Ramazan. The commencement of Ramazan is determined by the lunar cycle every year and its timing shifts in relation to the Western calendar worldwide each year. For the ... Read More »

Powerful earthquake of 7.8 magnitude struck coast of southern Chile

Once again powerful earthquake of 7.8 magnitude struck coast of southern Chile

Tsunami alert was issued from US Geological Survey, after quake hits island Chile A magnitude 7.7 earthquake occurred off the coast of southern Chile Sunday, 40 km (about 25 miles) southwest of Puerto Quellon, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. According to initial reports, no casualties have been reported however around 4,000 people have been displaced from their homes yet ... Read More »

Brightest supermoon in 70 years dazzles skygazers

Moonrise over the London, as see from Waterloo Bridge on Nov. 13, 2016. Photo: Owen Llewellyn

The moon was 14 percent bigger and 30 percent brighter than usual The most spectacular supermoon since 1948 will light up the sky, appearing 14 per cent bigger and 30 per cent brighter than usual. Skygazers were making for high-rise buildings, ancient forts and beaches in an attempt to get the best views. Picnics were being organised all over the ... Read More »

Alibaba smashes sales records on China’s ‘Singles Day’

Alibaba’s Singles Day smashes sales record in 15 hours

Alibaba’s Singles Day has smashed all records once again Alibaba has beaten its sales record for its annual China’s Singles Day event. The company said sales this year had reached 121bn yuan ($18bn; £14bn), a rise of 32% on last year’s sales which were worth $14.3bn. Singles Day is the world’s largest shopping holiday, and this year’s Alibaba number alone ... Read More »

Hyperloop train to connect Dubai and Abu Dhabi in 12 minutes

Futuristic Hyperloop train can travel from Dubai to Abu Dhabi at 500mph

A trip that takes over 2 hours on the bus and an hour on high-speed rail will now take only 12 minutes thanks to Hyperloop Hyperloop One, a United States Company, has agreed a deal with United Arab Emirates to evaluate building a new 500mph train to Abu Dhabi, which would travel 150km in just 12 minutes. The journey of 159.4 ... Read More »

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