• Indian kid designs KalamSat, World’s lightest satellite
Indian kid designs KalamSat, World’s lightest satellite .
17 May, 2017. \\ Technology.

An 18 year old Rifath Sharook, from south Indian state of Tamil Nadu invented “KalamSat”, the smallest and lightest satellite in the world, made using reinforced carbon fiber polymer. K...

  • Ransomware attack: RBI asks banks to update ATM software systems
Ransomware attack: RBI asks banks to update ATM software systems.
16 May, 2017. \\ Technology.

Cyber experts on Tuesday said the Indian banking system could be the next victim of the WannaCry “ransomware” cyber attack.   The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has asked banks to upda......

  •  Mumbai becomes world’s busiest single-runway airport with 1 flight every 65 seconds
Mumbai becomes world’s busiest single-runway airport with 1 flight every 65 seconds.
15 May, 2017. \\ Technology.

Mumbai’s Chhatrapati Shivaji International airport has become the world\'s busiest amongst the single-runway facilities by handling 837 flights a day or one in 65 seconds on an average in fiscal...

  • Tejas successfully test fires air-to-air missile
Tejas successfully test fires air-to-air missile.
13 May, 2017. \\ Technology.

Light combat aircraft 'Tejas' has successfully test-fired an air-to-air missile, paving the way for powering the indigenously-built aircraft with missiles having beyond visual range (BVR) capabilities......

  • ISRO launches South Asia Satellite GSAT-9 from Sriharikota spaceport
ISRO launches South Asia Satellite GSAT-9 from Sriharikota spaceport.
5 May, 2017. \\ Technology.

The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) on Friday launched the South Asia Satellite (GSAT-9) into space, at 4:57 pm from the Second Launch Pad (SLP) at Satish Dhawan Space Centre, Sriharikota in...

  • No-fly list: Civil aviation ministry announces new rules for unruly behaviour
No-fly list: Civil aviation ministry announces new rules for unruly behaviour.
5 May, 2017. \\ Technology.

The Civil Aviation Ministry on Friday proposed a no-fly list to deal with unruly passengers in the wake of the assault incident involving Shiv Sena MP Ravindra Gaikwad.   Civil Aviation Secreta......

  • Surface-to-surface Agni-II ballistic missile successfully test-fired off Odisha coast
Surface-to-surface Agni-II ballistic missile successfully test-fired off Odisha coast.
4 May, 2017. \\ Technology.

India’s nuclear-capable, surface-to-surface Agni-II ballistic missile, was today test-fired from the Wheeler Island, off Odisha coast today.   The 20-metre long missile has a strike range...

  • Indian Army successfully test-fires advanced version of Brahmos missile
Indian Army successfully test-fires advanced version of Brahmos missile.
3 May, 2017. \\ Technology.

The Indian Army has successfully test-fired an advanced version of the Brahmos land-attack cruise missile in the Andaman and Nicobar Islands.   The land-to-land configuration of the missile was......