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Facebook's Zuckerberg contrite ahead of grilling in Congress

WASHINGTON, April 10, 2018 (BSS/AFP) - Facebook chief Mark Zuckerberg placed the blame for privacy and security lapses at the world's largest social network squarely on h...More...

Model plants to supply safe water through pipelines

By Syed Altefat Hossain

DHAKA, April 09, 2018 (BSS) - Bangladesh Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (BCSIR) has launched an initiative to install four s...More...

Consumer groups seek probe of YouTube over ads for kids

WASHINGTON, April 9, 2018 (BSS/AFP) - Consumer and activist groups called Monday for an investigation into Google-owned YouTube for allowing advertising to be targeted ...More...

Chinese scientists find new method to induce stem cells

BEIJING, April 8, 2018 (BSS/XINHUA) - Chinese scientists have made a breakthrough in creating stem cells with a cocktail of two chemicals that can induce mature somati...More...

Chinese scientists find gene that increases rice yields in saline soil

BEIJING, April 8, 2018 (BSS/XINHUA) - Chinese scientists have found a gene that can help reduce the effect of soil salinization on rice yields.

The gene, named ...More...

Facebook says "malicious actors" may collect personal data of 2 bln users

WASHINGTON, April 5, 2018 (BSS/Xinhua) - Facebook revealed Wednesday that outsiders took advantage of search tools on its platform, making it possible for them to collect...More...