RK Pachauri, Former TERI Chief Dies at 79


NEW DELHI : Environmentalist RK Pachauri, a former TERI chief under whose chairmanship the United Nations Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) won the Nobel Peace Prize in 2007, died on Thursday after a prolonged cardiac ailment. He was 79. Pachauri had been admitted to the Escorts Heart Institute in the national capital on Tuesday. In a More...

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By RAJEEV RANJAN NAG On Sunday, January 26th, 2020

Parliament panel for apps to prevent sexual abuse on children’s access to pornography

NEW DELHI : The Ad Hoc Committee of the Rajya instituted by Chairman  M. Venkaiah Naidu has made several far reaching recommendations to prevent sexual abuse of children and to contain access to and transmission More...

By RAJEEV RANJAN NAG On Thursday, January 2nd, 2020

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 More...

By newstrack24x7.com 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 newstrack24x7.com 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 newstrack24x7.com 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 newstrack24x7.com 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 newstrack24x7.com 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 newstrack24x7.com 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 newstrack24x7.com 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...