• ISRO successfully launches fifth navigation satellite IRNSS-1E
ISRO successfully launches fifth navigation satellite IRNSS-1E.
20 Jan, 2016. \\ Technology.

The Indian Space Research Organization ISRO has successfully launched the fifth satellite of its regional navigation system, the IRNSS 1E, this morning. The highly versatile launch vehicle PSLV-C31 li...

  • Celebrate Facebook's anniversary as friendship day: Mark Zuckerberg
Celebrate Facebook's anniversary as friendship day: Mark Zuckerberg.
13 Jan, 2016. \\ Technology.

Facebook - the world's biggest social media network - is turning 12 on February 4. CEO Mark Zuckerberg reminisces in his post how the journey started when he wrote the first code for the site in ......

  • Massive 8.2-magnitude earthquakes could hit Assam, Northeast India: Reports
Massive 8.2-magnitude earthquakes could hit Assam, Northeast India: Reports.
6 Jan, 2016. \\ Technology.

Disaster management experts of the Ministry of Home Affairs have warned of a bigger catastrophe, earthquakes with a magnitude of 8.2 or greater on the Richter scale which may hit the already ruptured ...

  • Northeast quake intensity second highest in 60 years: Official
Northeast quake intensity second highest in 60 years: Official.
4 Jan, 2016. \\ Technology.

The intensity of Manipur's earthquake is “second highest” in nearly 60 years, says Manichandra Sanoujam, the chief of Seismological Observatory of Manipur University.“It was 7.3 in Reichter scale......

  • Mysterious radio signals from space to efficiently test Einstein's theory
Mysterious radio signals from space to efficiently test Einstein's theory.
2 Jan, 2016. \\ Technology.

Scientists have developed a novel way to test one of the basic principles underlying Albert Einstein’s theory of General Relativity.The team from Pennsylvania State University used Fast Radio Bursts (...

  • Airtel allows unlimited validity on some prepaid data tariff plans
Airtel allows unlimited validity on some prepaid data tariff plans.
26 Dec, 2015. \\ Technology.

Airtel has introduced what it is calling "India's first unrestricted-validity plans for prepaid mobile customers". The company unveiled three new data plans with unrestricted validity f......

  • Put Facebook’s Free Basics service on hold, TRAI tells Reliance Communications
Put Facebook’s Free Basics service on hold, TRAI tells Reliance Communications.
23 Dec, 2015. \\ Technology.

India’s telecom regulator has asked Reliance Communications to temporarily stop Facebook’s Free Basics service, just weeks before it announces a policy on net neutrality in India based on industry fee...

  • India to buy Russian S-400 Triumf missile shield
India to buy Russian S-400 Triumf missile shield.
19 Dec, 2015. \\ Technology.

The government approved the Rs 39,000-crore acquisition of five advanced Russian S-400 Triumf air defence missile systems, which have even rattled NATO countries because they can destroy incoming host......