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Google can now Translate Pashto and Sindhi

The search engine giant Google has added Pashto and Sindhi languages to its free tool, Google Translate. The free online language translation service, which instantly translates text and web pages, now supports over 100 languages. In a post on Google Translate Blog, …Continue reading

WAPDA completes a headrace tunnel under River Jhelum

Neelum Jhelum Hydropower Project will contribute 5.15 billion units of low-cost and environment friendly electricity to the national grid. The left headrace tunnel of the under construction 969 MW-Neelum Jhelum Hydropower Project (NJHP) has been successfully connected with amazing engineering precision under …Continue reading

A New Way to Fight Aging in the Brain

Our brain cells change with age: various genes become more or less active, the membrane that holds the nucleus together starts to degenerate, and molecules that in young cells are neatly compartmentalized become scattered and disorganized. Scientists created these aging human brain …Continue reading

Channel 24 Broadcasts Unlawful

Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (PEMRA) fined Value TV for broadcasting unlicensed programing on the airwaves today. PEMRA alleges that Value TV is running “Channel 24’ without license. The broadcasting license issued by PEMRA is in fact in the name of Value …Continue reading

Google’s Self-Driving AI Counts as a “Driver,” According to the Feds

The federal agency that regulates vehicle safety standards in the U.S. has told Google that it considers the computer systems controlling its self-driving cars to be “drivers.” The statement, made in a letter from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) to …Continue reading