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Technologies

Russia's 'Sputnik V' COVID-19 vaccine to be produced in India

New Delhi: Russian Direct Investment Fund (RDIF) and Indian pharma company Hetero, have agreed to produce in India over 100 million doses per year of...

India bans 43 more Chinese apps in the country

New Delhi: The ministry of Electronics and Information Technology on Tuesday blocked 43 mobile applications for engaging in activities which are...

Deep depression off Tamil Nadu intensifies into cyclonic storm 'Nivar'

Chennai: The deep depression over Bay of Bengal intensified into a cyclonic storm, 'Nivar' and it is likely to intensify further into a severe cyclon...

Pfizer seeking emergency use of its COVID-19 vaccine in U.S

New York: Pfizer said it is asking U.S regulators to allow emergency use of its COVID-19 vaccine, starting the clock on a process that could bring li...

Oxford COVID-19 vaccine to be available for public by Apr 2021

New Delhi: Serum Institute of India's CEO Adar Poonawalla has said the Oxford COVID-19 vaccine should be available by around February 2021. The initi...

Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine deliveries could begin 'before Christmas'

New Delhi: BioNTech announced that its potential coronavirus vaccine can come before Christmas if it secures emergency U.S and European authorisation...

Scientists confirm rare deadly 'Chapare virus' in Bolivia

Even as the world is battling with the coronavirus pandemic, which has crippled and infected millions, scientists are still working to identify new t...

Centre seeks compliance of 26% FDI in digital news within a month

New Delhi: The Information and Broadcasting Ministry has issued a public notice for compliance with a previous announcement in which Centre had ...

'Sputnik V' vaccines arrive in India, clinical trials shortly

New Delhi: Russia’s coronavirus vaccine, 'Sputnik V' has reportedly arrived in India after Dr Reddy’s Laboratories got approval to conduc...

PUBG announces return to India; to make $100 mn investment

PUBG is set to make a comeback in the Indian market with PUBG Corporation on Thursday announcing that it is preparing to launch a new game, PUBG MOBI...

OTT, digital news content brought under I&B ministry's ambit

New Delhi: The Ministry of Information and Broadcasting has brought digital audio visual content, including films and web shows on over-the-top (OTT)...

Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine found 90% effective

Paris: A vaccine jointly developed by Pfizer and BioNTech was 90 percent effective in preventing Covid-19 infections in ongoing Phase 3 trials, the c...

WhatsApp gets India permit to go live with payments service

New Delhi: India allowed Facebook Inc. to start operating its WhatsApp payments service in the world’s biggest open technology market. WhatsApp...

Joe Biden vows to rejoin Paris Climate Agreement

Washington: Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden has pledged that his administration would rejoin the historic Paris Agreement on climate chan...

Second batch of Rafale jets arrives in India

New Delhi: The second batch of Rafale jets -- the first western combat aircraft to join the fleet 23 years after the Sukhoi aircraft from Russia -- h...

Samsung regains top spot in global smartphone shipments

Samsung has regained the top spot in global smartphone shipments in the third quarter of 2020, multiple research reports confirm. The South Korean co...

WhatsApp delivers over 100 billion messages daily

WhatsApp now delivers close to 100 billion messages every day, CEO Mark Zuckerberg shared during the latest quarterly earnings call. WhatsApp had cro...

Ankhi Das, Facebook’s India policy head, quits

New Delhi: Facebook's India policy head Ankhi Das, who was at the centre of the controversy over the social media network’s alleged bias in fav...

All citizens in the country to get free COVID-19 vaccine: Minister

New Delhi: Union minister Pratap Sarangi said that all people of the country will be given free COVID-19 vaccine, amidst the demand by opposition par...

Bharat Biotech's Covaxin receives approval for Phase III trials

New Delhi: Bharat Biotech's coronavirus vaccine Covaxin has received approval for carrying out Phase III trials. The approvals were reportedly given ...

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