India’s first manned mission to space finished, 4 IAF pilots selected for training


NEW DELHI : The year 2020 is going to be a very crucial period for the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) for two of its most important missions–Gaganyaan, the Indian human spaceflight programme and Chandrayaan-3, the third lunar mission. The space agency has sought an allocation of Rs 14,000 crore from the Centre in the budget for 2020-21. ISRO More...

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By On Saturday, December 28th, 2019

Medanta: Reigning as Mother of all Super Speciality centres

GYAN BHADRA NEW DELHI : Almost three decades ago at  the International  cardiology  conference  held  in  San  Diego  city,  world  renowned  cardiac  surgeon  and  CMD  at  Gurugram-based   medanta-medicity  More...

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By On Saturday, December 7th, 2019

Technology has opened up myriad job opportunities

NEW DELHI : The advent of technology and the world wide web in the new millennia has opened up myriad job opportunities. New skills have been added to job descriptions. Today, technology and social media are playing More...

By On Saturday, November 2nd, 2019

ISRO to attempt second soft landing soon, says Sivan

NEW DELHI : The Indian Space Research Organisation will put in all efforts to demonstrate soft landing in space in the near future and Chandrayaan 2 is not the end of story, ISRO Chief K Sivan said today. He said More...

Sriharikota: In this picture released by ISRO Thursday, July 11, 2019, the Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle Mark III (GSLV Mk 3) or 'Bahubali' is seen at the second launch pad ahead of the launch of Chandrayaan-2, in Sriharikota. The space mission, which aims to place a robotic rover on the moon, is set to be launched on July 15, 2019. (ISRO/PTI Photo)  (PTI7_11_2019_000149B)
By On Monday, July 22nd, 2019

Chandrayaan 2 mission will make India 4th country after the US, Russia and China

SRIHARIKOTA (Andhra Pradesh): The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) launched a billion dreams into space on Monday with the lift-off of the Chandrayaan 2 lunar probe. The mission, launched onboard the More...

By On Friday, May 11th, 2018

Ravi Venkatesan quits Infosys board

NEW DELHI : Ravi Venkatesan, the former co-chairman of Infosys Ltd, resigned from the post of independent director at India’s second-largest IT outsourcing company, a move many observers said was part of co-founder More...

By On Saturday, May 5th, 2018

NASA launches InSight spacecraft toward Mars

VANDENBERG: InSight aims to be the first NASA spacecraft to land on Mars since the Curiosity rover in 2012. “There is nothing routine about going to Mars, especially landing on Mars,” said Stu Spath, InSight More...

By On Wednesday, April 11th, 2018

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg Says His Own Data Was Shared by Cambridge Analytica

WASHINGTON /SAN FRANCISCO:  Facebook  CEO Mark Zuckerberg on Wednesday told lawmakers that his own personal data was included in that of 87 million or so Facebook users that was improperly shared with political More...

By On Thursday, April 5th, 2018

Over 5 lakh Indians’ data have been ‘improperly’ shared with Cambridge Analytica:FB

NEW DELHI : In a first revelation, Facebook has said that data of nearly 5.6 lakh Indian users may have been “improperly” shared with British political analytics company Cambridge Analytica (CA). Responding More...

By On Thursday, March 29th, 2018

India Launches GSAT 6-A Satellite, Big Boost for Armed Forces

SRIHARIKOTA : Indian Space Research Organisation’s GSLV-F08 mission carrying the GSAT-6A communication satellite blasted off from the Sriharikota spaceport on Thursday. The communication satellite was successfully More...