Thursday, February 20, 2020


Facebook working on own OS to run its AR glasses

Facebook is exploring the possibility of designing its own software to power augmented reality glasses, which would free it from dependence on Google...

2 versions of BrahMos missile successfully test-fired

India successfully conducted separate trials of two variants of supersonic cruise missile BrahMos to check its capability to hit targets with precisi...

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...

Govt creating framework for deployment of secure 5G services

The government is creating an enabling framework for deployment of affordable and secure 5G services in India, Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad s...

ISRO launches India's most capable surveillance satellite RISAT-2BR1

India's most advanced surveillance satellite was placed into orbit on Wednesday with a rocket launched from the country's spaceport in Andhra Pradesh...

Vivo V17 with 32-megapixel selfie camera

Vivo V17 has been launched in India. Unlike the original Vivo V17 that was essentially Russian variant of the Vivo S1 Pro, the India offering comes w...

Vodafone Idea launches Rs 219, Rs 449 prepaid plans

Vodafone Idea has brought two new unlimited prepaid plans. These new prepaid recharge plans, available at denominations of Rs 219 and Rs 449, are des...

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...

New Jio All-in-One plans with high prices announced

Reliance Jio finally comes up with its updated plans selling for higher prices. The new prices are in accordance with the hiked pricing that Jio anno...

Mi Credit launched in India for all Android phones

Xiaomi has been into the apps and services for a while now, and now, it's getting into the financial sector deeply with the Mi Credit service. Mi Cre...

Realme 5s Goes on Sale in India

Realme 5s is set to go on sale in India today. The smartphone will be available for purchase through Flipkart and To recall, the Realme 5...

Instagram now asks new users to provide their birthdate

Facebook-owned photo-sharing platform Instagram will now ask new users for their date of birth when an account is created. Previously, Instagram user...

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...

India conducts fresh night trial of Prithvi-2 missile

India on Tuesday successfully conducted another night trial of its indigenously developed nuclear capable Prithvi-2 missile as part of a user trial f...

Used fuel tank of PSLV rocket launcher sent to ISRO

A four-member team from the Satish Dhawan Space Centre, Sriharikota,on Tuesday inspected the used fuel tank of the PSLV rocket-launcher that was foun...

Vodafone-Idea's new recharge plans

Vodafone-Idea announced tariff hikes for its prepaid customers, which will be effective from December 3. The announcement comes after the telecom maj...

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...

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

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

Science City to come up in Gurgaon: Govt

Parts of Kerala experience warmest January

3 new frog species discovered in Arunachal Pradesh