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Historic moment, says PM on launch of South Asian Satellite

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday described the launch of the South Asian Satellite by India as a "historic moment" and said it opens...

British teen corrects NASA data error’

A 17-year-old schoolboy in the UK has pointed out an error in the data recorded by NASA on the International Space Station (ISS), earning...

Lost’ Chandrayaan-1 found orbiting Moon: Nasa

India's first lunar probe - the Chandrayaan-1 spacecraft - which was considered lost, is still orbiting the Moon, Nasa scientists have found by using...

Fearing tighter US visa regime, Indian IT firms rush to hire and acquire

Anticipating a more protectionist US technology visa programme under a Donald Trump administration, India's $150 billion IT services sector will speed up acquisitions in...

India’s solar farm is now the largest in the world

India has overtaken California and now has the largest solar farm in one location in the world. It was built in a record eight...

Google adds fact-checking to news articles

Google is adding "fact check" tags to its news articles, introducing the feature amid a US presidential race roiled by heated disputes over the...

Live streaming of sporting events on new app

 Claiming to be a first for India, newly-launched app Sports Flashes will live stream all popular Olympic sports along with cricket.       Some of the...

Students from India’s premier institutes to brainstorm at ‘Smart India Hackathon’

The brightest minds from India's premier technology institutes like IITs, NITs and other premier institutes will soon be racking their brains for 36 hours to come up...

New universal flu vaccine to prevent global pandemics

Scientists have designed a new generation of universal flu vaccines that protects against majority of the known viral strains and help prevent future global pandemics that could...

ISRO to launch advanced weather satellite INSAT-3DR

Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) is all set to launch the GSLV-F05 carrying advanced weather satellite INSAT-3DR from  the spaceport of Sriharikota, about 110...