Germany’s Social Democrats (SPD) have bought Chancellor Angela Merkel time with their vote to join her conservatives in another coalition, but she risks losing her long grip on power if she fails to balance the awkward allies’ conflicting demands.
In an age where a considerable portion of the global population is addicted to taking and sharing selfies on social media, researchers say that many such individuals are erroneously inspired to go under the knife to make their nose smaller.
From cloud computing to artificial intelligence, technology is beginning to revolutionise how the world economy functions. But while these shifts are enriching many in the advanced economies, the developing world is at risk of being left behind.
The world is gearing up for 5G, the next generation wireless technology that promises to go beyond phones and link up everything from vehicles to household devices, or anything else with an Internet connection at far greater speeds.