Nov 1, 2014 07:31 AM
China has successfully recovered an experimental spacecraft that flew around the moon and back in a test run for the country’s first unmanned return trip to the lunar surface. The eight-day trip that ended early on Saturday marked the first time in
Nov 1, 2014 12:57 AM
Survival rate is 37 per cent, there is no specific treatment’ Isolation of Ebola carriers and disinfection of anything that they have been in contact with helps curtail the spread of the highly contagious and high-mortality virus, says Kalyani Gom
Oct 31, 2014 05:23 PM
The Council includes companies like Tata Motors, Flipkart, Airtel, P&G, Madison World, ICICI Bank, HUL, Micromax and Future Group, among others. World’s largest social networking site Facebook has set up the India Client Council to offer a for
Oct 31, 2014 02:12 PM
The Antarctic ozone hole reached its peak size in September, stretching to 24.1 million square kilometres, almost the same size as last year’s peak, scientists say. The ozone hole, which forms annually in the August to October period, had peaked to
Oct 30, 2014 11:42 PM
Decision comes amidst reports of suspected diphtheria deaths Extending the scope of the Janani Shishu Suraksha Yojana (JSSY) with an aim to bring down the infant mortality rate (IMR) in the State, the Rajasthan government has decided to provide free trea
Oct 30, 2014 10:53 PM
Two species of bark eating caterpillars — Indarbela tetraonis and Indarbela quadrinotata — are very destructive to a wide range of fruit trees.The caterpillars bore into the bark, making tunnels into the main trunk and shelter under silken gall
Oct 30, 2014 10:50 PM
If anybody asks a farmer what he considers successful farming is all about, the answer in all probability would be low investment and a good, steady income.“It could be a small farmer or a farmer with 10 acres; the bottom line is generating revenue
Oct 30, 2014 08:53 PM
Chinese computer maker Lenovo on Thursday announced completion of USD 2.91 billion acquisition of Motorola Mobility from Google, a move that will make it the third largest smartphone maker in India. Talking to journalists over a conference call, Yang Yu
Oct 30, 2014 03:31 PM
Driverless cars could become affordable to most people within 10 years, Australian researchers said on Thursday.Curtin University associate professor Ba Tuong Vo said his team has developed an “autonomous car” that can drive in a straight line
Oct 30, 2014 01:42 PM
Diabetes triples the risk that a person will develop tuberculosis, claims a new report by the International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease (The Union) and the World Diabetes Foundation. The report that screened TB patients in India for diabet
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