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Met Office developing world’s most advanced weather computer

The Met Office’s supercomputer will help select the most suitable location for flood defences. Pictured, a family is rescued from Nantgarw, Wales, during Storm Dennis on 16 February. Photograph: Matthew Horwood/Getty Images A supercomputer designed to improve extreme weather and climate forecasting is to receive £1.2bn from the UK government towards its development. The technology will be managed by the Met ... Read More »

GST Council met 30 times, took 918 decisions in 2 years: Finance Ministry

The all-powerful GST Council, chaired by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, has met 30 times and taken 918 decisions related to laws, rules and rates for the new tax regime within a span of just over two years, the Finance Ministry said Sunday. The Goods and Services Tax (GST) Council, which comprises state finance ministers and Union Minister of State in ... Read More »