• India to Host BRICS Meeting on Energy Saving and Efficiency
India to Host BRICS Meeting on Energy Saving and Efficiency.
3 Jul, 2016. \\ Technology.

The first meeting of the BRICS Working Group on “Energy Saving and Energy Efficiency” will be held in Visakhapatnam tomorrow. All BRICS nations - Brazil, Russia, China and South Africa have confirmed ...

  • India successfully test-fires surface-to-air missile
India successfully test-fires surface-to-air missile.
30 Jun, 2016. \\ Technology.

India today successfully test fired a new surface-to-air missile, from a mobile launcher in the Integrated Test Range at Chandipur at around 08.15 hours. Official sources said, the medium range missil......

  • SC rejects petition seeking ban on Whatsapp messenger
SC rejects petition seeking ban on Whatsapp messenger.
29 Jun, 2016. \\ Technology.

The Supreme Court today dismissed a petition seeking a complete ban on online messaging platform WhatsApp.An RTI activist had filed a case in the Apex Court, seeking ban on Whatsapp and other messenge...

  • India joins Missile Technology Control Regime
India joins Missile Technology Control Regime.
27 Jun, 2016. \\ Technology.

India today joined the Missile Technology Control Regime (MTCR) as a full member and said its entry would be mutually beneficial to enhance global non-proliferation norms.MTCR membership will now enab......

  • India plans to launch Venus planet mission by 2020
India plans to launch Venus planet mission by 2020.
26 Jun, 2016. \\ Technology.

India is planning to launch its Venus planet mission by 2020, Vikram Sarabhai Space Centre Joint Director Pandyan said today. He was speaking to reporters last night on the sidelines of a function nea...

  • Chief Minister Sonowal congratulates ISRO on landmark PSLV-C34 launch
Chief Minister Sonowal congratulates ISRO on landmark PSLV-C34 launch.
22 Jun, 2016. \\ Technology.

Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Wednesday congratulated ISRO on the launch of 20 satellites at one go.“A proud moment for the country! @ISRO launches 20 satellites at one go using the indig......

  • ISRO begins 48-hour countdown for launch of 20 satellites from Sriharikotta
ISRO begins 48-hour countdown for launch of 20 satellites from Sriharikotta.
20 Jun, 2016. \\ Technology.

The 48-hour long countdown for Wednesday's launch of record 20 satellites by ISRO from Sriharikota began at 9:26 this morning. Workhorse PSLV C34 will carry the satellites and inject them into th...

  • TV overtaken by social media as main source of news
TV overtaken by social media as main source of news.
15 Jun, 2016. \\ Technology.

Social media has overtaken television as young people's main source of news. According to a report, of the 18 to 24-year olds surveyed, 28 per cent cited social media as their main news source, c......