• Google’s UPI-based digital payment service ‘Tez’ launched in India
Google’s UPI-based digital payment service ‘Tez’ launched in India.
18 Sep, 2017. \\ Technology.

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today launched Google’s Unified Payments Interface, UPI-based digital payment service ‘Tez’ in New Delhi. Speaking on the occasion, Jaitley said that Go...

  • India and Japan agree to collaborate in defence production
India and Japan agree to collaborate in defence production.
7 Sep, 2017. \\ Technology.

India and Japan have agreed to collaborate closely in defence production including on dual-use technologies. The two countries resolved to ramp up overall military engagement under the bilateral speci......

  • ISRO and NASA to achieve NISAR mission by 2021: Jitendra Singh
ISRO and NASA to achieve NISAR mission by 2021: Jitendra Singh.
4 Aug, 2017. \\ Technology.

Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) and the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) are working towards fulfillment of NASA-ISRO Synthetic Aperture Radar (NISAR) mission by 2021. NA...

  • Microsoft launches Kaizala app for Indian organisations
Microsoft launches Kaizala app for Indian organisations.
27 Jul, 2017. \\ Technology.

Microsoft on Wednesday officially unveiled Kaizala, a mobile-only productivity application to simplify large group communication for Indian organizations. “Microsoft Kaizala, a made for India p......

  • Likely merger discussions between Tata and Airtel for its Telecom, DTH services
Likely merger discussions between Tata and Airtel for its Telecom, DTH services.
7 Jul, 2017. \\ Technology.

Bharti Enterprises and the Tata Group are believed to have held analytical talks to assess a joint venture involving their telecom, DTH TV businesses and overseas cable and enterprise services. If so...

  • Snapdeal decline Flipkart’s INR 5,500 Cr takeover offer
Snapdeal decline Flipkart’s INR 5,500 Cr takeover offer.
5 Jul, 2017. \\ Technology.

Snapdeal board has rejected an offer of around USD 850 million (around Rs 5,500 crore) from Indian e-commerce giant and its competititor, Flipkart. SoftBank, The board also has representation from Sna......

  • India's communication satellite GSAT-17 successfully launched
India's communication satellite GSAT-17 successfully launched.
29 Jun, 2017. \\ Technology.

India's latest communication satellite GSAT-17 has been successfully launched from Kourou in French Guiana this morning.   GSAT-17 with a lift-off mass of about 3,477 kg carries payloads in Nor...

  • Ransomware: Shipping Ministry confirms attack on JNPT
Ransomware: Shipping Ministry confirms attack on JNPT.
28 Jun, 2017. \\ Technology.

The Shipping Ministry on Wednesday has confirmed that one terminal at Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust (JNPT) in Mumbai has been affected due to ransomware cyber attack. It said in a statement that......