Tech services firms expect fresh business opportunities from coronavirus vaccine distribution

BENGALURU: IT services providers and business process management (BPM) firms expect new business opportunities as pharmaceutical companies and governments across the world chalk out their Covid-19 vaccine distribution plans. Infosys, Genpact, Accenture, HCL Tech, Tata Consultancy Services, and others are likely to see increased demand for data analytics-based solutions as governments and companies need to […]

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As climate change threatens Pacific Islands, some atolls have been growing. Now scientists have figured out why

But over the past decade, scientists have noted a puzzling phenomenon: some islands are getting bigger. A new study released last week examined the evolution of Jeh Island, a sparsely populated atoll that’s part of the Marshall Islands, a Pacific nation made up of a remote chain of coral atolls and volcanic islands between the […]