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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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Indian-American’s Moon Express to take human remains to moon

An Indian-American has co-founded a private firm that will launch a spacecraft and land on the moon. The company has acquired license and plans...

Waterproof gadgets make a splash at Berlin’s tech fair

From smartphones that can survive a dip in the sink to sweat-resistant earphones and floating speakers for your next pool party, waterproof gadgets are...

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...