Day: August 11, 2022

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High and low-tech ways to tackle India’s water crisis

Around 6,000 sensors are being installed across India to gather data on lakes, reservoirs and rivers. Another 1,600 sensors will track underground water. All will be connected to the mobile phone network and will transmit real-time data, including water levels and weather conditions such as rainfall, humidity and air pressure.

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Cheng Lei’s children share heartfelt drawings

The children of Australian journalist Cheng Lei have shared heartfelt messages, as it nears almost two years since their mother was first detained in China.

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Trevor Bauer’s sexual abuse accuser files countersuit to his defamation claim

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! A woman alleging Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Trevor Bauer sexually abused her has filed a countersuit in response to his defamation claim against her. The woman alleges Bauer punched and choked her during sex without her consent on two occasions.  She has also claimed she was rendered […]

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Karl Urban on Learning from Anthony Hopkins and ‘Xena: Warrior Princess’

Although Karl Urban may be best known for his powerful roles in blockbuster movies, the New Zealand native is no stranger to the world of TV. In fact, the actor owes a lot of his work ethic during his new hit TV show The Boys to working with Lucy Lawless during the filming of Xena: […]

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India growth outperforms peer markets for data centre operator Equinix

Data centre operator Equinix said its growth in India is significantly higher than the global average. “An elevated growth rate in India is quite likely over the coming years as we expand into new markets and continue to invest in them,” Charles J Meyers, chief executive officer, Equinix told ET. “India is a fast-growing market […]

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UN chief urges demilitarised zone around Ukraine nuclear power plant

UN chief Antonio Guterres on Thursday called for military activity around Ukraine’s Zaporizhzhia nuclear power complex to end as Moscow and Kyiv blamed each other for a renewed shelling, and the UN Security Council met to discuss the situation. Russia seized Europe’s largest nuclear power plant in March after invading Ukraine on 24 February. The […]

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Paul Green dead at 49: Peter Overton makes desperate Channel 9 News plea

Nine News presenter Peter Overton has issued a desperate message to Australians following the tragic death of rugby league icon Paul Green. The 49-year-old was found dead at his Brisbane home on Thursday morning, the day after his son’s ninth birthday. It has been confirmed he took his own life. Stream every game of every […]

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It’s Time to Unbox the Galaxy Z Fold 4

Kellen already gave you an unboxing of the Galaxy Z Flip 4. Now it’s my turn with the Galaxy Z Fold 4. Galaxy Z Fold 4 is a relatively light upgrade versus last year’s Galaxy Z Fold 3, but that’s not me trying to poo-poo it. This is still a solid upgrade priced at $1,799, […]

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Homeowner or renter? Your answer could reveal how you vote

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Digital Interaction Planters : Planta planter

The conceptual ‘Planta’ planter has been designed by Doyeon Lee as a tech-infused take on the classic greenery planter for plant enthusiasts to incorporate into their living space. The planter maintains an ultra-modern form that is elegant and functional, and is equipped with a beam projector in the upper section to interpret plant health according […]

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