Reusable contact lenses more than triple risk of catching rare sight-threatening eye infection, study finds

The risk of contracting a rare sight-threatening eye infection increases almost four times for reusable contact lens users compared with those wearing daily disposables, according to new research. Acanthamoeba keratitis … Read More

Bitcoin falls below $19,000 as cryptos creak under rate hike risk | The Express Tribune

SINGAPORE: Cryptocurrencies fell to fresh lows on Monday on regulatory concerns and as investors globally turned shy on risky assets with interest rate rises looming around the world. Bitcoin, the … Read More

Fans heading to the World Cup in Qatar and firms involved in tournament warned about cybercrime risk

Fans and businesses involved in the World Cup are at risk from an upsurge in cybercrime and online scams, an expert is warning. Henry Wilkinson, chief intelligence officer at security … Read More

Oil permits up for auction in Congo’s Virunga park, putting endangered gorillas at risk

In a statement, the Ministry of Hydrocarbon said 27 oil and 3 gas blocks would be auctioned, an increase from the 16 blocks the country initially committed to in May. … Read More