Friday, April 03, 2020


India proposes online platform for SAARC to jointly combat COVID-19

India has proposed setting up of a common electronic platform for all SAARC nations to share expertise and best practices to jointly combat the sprea...

Russian scientists fully decode COVID-19 genome

Russian scientists from the Smorodintsev Research Institute of Influenza have managed to decode the first full genome of the novel coronavirus, the R...

Amazon prioritizes medical supplies, staples for delivery

Amazon has made a priority of medical supplies and household staples, putting shipments of other goods on hold to focus on key items during the coron...

Realme 6 Pro price in India starts at Rs 16,999

Realme has launched the Realme 6 series in India. The series features two new smartphones: namely the Realme 6 and Realme 6 Pro. Both smartphones com...

March-May period likely to be warmer than normal: IMD

The months of March, April and May are 'likely to be warmer than normal' over northwest, west, central and parts of south India, the India Meteorolog...

Red pandas are actually 2 separate species: Study

Red pandas, the bushy-tailed and russet-furred mammals that dwell in Asia’s high forests, are not a single species but rather two distinct ones...

Over 50% of Indian birds at long-term risk: Report

A report on Indian birds has claimed that over 50 per cent of the 867 species studied exhibit a population decline in the long term, while 146 are at...

Ensuring development happens without harming environment: PM

Prime Minister Narendra Modi asserted that his government firmly believes in the path of sustainable development and said it is ensuring that develop...

Science City to come up in Gurgaon: Govt

The Haryana government said a Science City will be developed in Gurgaon to promote science education and help inculcate scientific temper among peopl...

Parts of Kerala experience warmest January

Some areas of middle Kerala are experiencing warmest January with temperature touching new heights for the season. While Kottayam experienced 37 degr...

3 new frog species discovered in Arunachal Pradesh

Three new species of tiny frogs have been discovered in Arunachal Pradesh's Lower Subansiri district by scientists of Zoological Survey of India, acc...

PM urges young scientists to 'innovate, patent, produce and prosper'

Prime Minister Narendra Modi called on young scientists of India to "Innovate, Patent, Produce and Prosper," and said these four steps would lead our...

Paris climate deal is still the way forward, says Obama

Former U.S President Barack Obama said the Paris Agreement on climate change may fall short of expectations but is still the way forward to achieve p...

Stress in early life extends lifespan in worms: Study

Some stress at a young age may actually lead to a longer life, according to a study conducted in worms. Researchers at the University of Michigan in ...

Researchers Develop Bacteria Which ‘Eat’ Carbon Dioxide

Israeli researchers have developed bacteria fed only with carbon dioxide, the Weizmann Institute of Science (WIS) in central Israel reported on Wedne...

ISRO to launch RISAT-2BR1, 9 co-riders on Dec. 11

The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) has announced radar imaging satellite RISAT-2BR1 as its next launch this month. The 24-hour all-weather...

India inaugurates its Gandhi-themed pavilion at COP 25

India Pavilion of the theme '150 years of Mahatma Gandhi' was inaugurated at the 25th session of Conference of Parties under the UN Framework Convent...

UN chief warns of 'point of no return' on climate change

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said that the world's efforts to stop climate change have been utterly inadequate so far and there is a danger ...

Winter to be warmer than normal: IMD

The winter is likely to be warmer than normal this season, the India Meteorological Department said. In its winter forecast released on Friday, the I...

Steady rise in budget allocation for DRDO

There has been a steady rise in the budgetary allocation of the Defence Research Development Organisation (DRDO) since last three years, the Centre s...

Vijay Sethupathi to lock horns with Thalapathy Vijay

Religion and science don't have to be divorced: Vidya

Vincent Cassel joins 'Westworld' season three

Tessa Thompson has joined Avengers 4 reshoots

Salman Khan's 'Dabangg 3' to release next year

Russia-Europe Mars mission postponed to 2022

'Chandrayaan-3' to be launched in first half of 2021

ISRO postpones launch of GISAT-1

ISRO to launch geo imaging satellite on March 5

SpaceX plans to send 4 tourists into deep orbit

PM urges scientists to focus on real-time social issues