Exit Poll Projects Strong Majority for Boris Johnson

LONDON—An early exit poll suggests British Prime Minister Boris Johnson is set to win a large majority in Thursday’s general election, an outcome that would mark a stunning victory for the Brexit cheerleader and pave the way for the U.K. Parliament to trigger a long-awaited split with the European Union….

Windows vs MacOS vs Linux: My Story (and share yours too!)

TL;DR I have used all three operating systems in my lifetime. When I used Windows, it felt too bloated and I missed Bash; my Linux experience was really positive but too many apps did not support the platform. So, I am sticking with MacOS for now. Every developer’s needs are…

Seven injured as Swansea University bus hits railway bridge

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionSwansea bus crash: ‘It was like a tin opener took the top off’ Seven people have been injured and a man has been arrested after a bus bound for Swansea University crashed into a railway bridge. One person has been seriously injured…

China to Promote Stable Growth as Economic Pressures Increase

The government’s annual closed-door conference issued guidelines to counter a protracted domestic economic slowdown. Here, Tiananmen Gate in Beijing. Photo: jason lee/Reuters BEIJING—China will promote stable growth next year as pressures on its economy increase, including from the trade dispute with the U.S. An economic blueprint from the end of…

Scientists call for renewed Paris pledges to transform agriculture

The scientific consensus states CO2 emissions must be limited to 420 billion tonnes and approximately 720 billion tonnes of CO2 must be removed from the atmosphere to limit global warming to 1·5°C with 66% probability. 1 Intergovernmental Panel on Climate ChangeSummary for policymakers. Restoring natural vegetation, such as forest, is…

White Island volcano: NZ police plan to recover bodies on Friday

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The volcano erupted on Monday when dozens of tourists were on the island New Zealand police have said they plan to recover bodies on Friday morning from White Island, where a volcanic eruption killed at least eight people. The rescue mission will go ahead…