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Technologies

Bird flu outbreak confirmed in 7 states

New Delhi: The Centre said the outbreak of bird flu or avian influenza has been reported in Uttar Pradesh, taking the total number of affected states...

South Africa to get Serum-made 1.5 mn COVID-19 vaccines from India

Johannesburg: South Africa will receive one million COVID-19 vaccines from the Pune-based Serum Institute of India in January, followed by an additio...

Earth spinning faster than it has in 50 yrs!

New Delhi: In a startling fact, scientists have revealed that our planet Earth may be spinning faster than it has in over 50 years! Simply put, time ...

India approves Covishield, Covaxin for emergency use

New Delhi: Two of the leading coronavirus vaccine contenders in India have been granted approval for restricted use. Oxford-AstraZeneca's coronavirus...

WHO clears Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine for emergency use

Geneva: The World Health Organization said it has cleared the Pfizer-BioNTech coronavirus vaccine for emergency use, meaning poorer countries may soo...

K. Sivan gets 1-yr extension as secretary of Department of Space

New Delhi: K. Sivan has been given a one-year extension, till January 14, 2022, as the secretary, Department of Space, according to a Personnel Minis...

Oxford-AstraZeneca coronavirus vaccine approved for use in U.K

London: The coronavirus vaccine designed by scientists at the University of Oxford has been approved for use in the U.K.It marks a major turning poin...

Serum Institute produced 50 mn doses of Covishield vaccine

Pune: India will benefit from the initial stockpile of about 40-50 million 'Covishield' vaccines developed by the Serum Institute of India (SII) once...

BioNTech CEO confident coronavirus vaccine will work on U.K variant

German pharmaceutical company BioNTech is confident that its coronavirus vaccine works against the new UK variant, but further studies are need to be...

BSNL revises broadband plans with faster speeds, up to 4TB data allocation

Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL) has revised its Bharat Fiber broadband plans to offer additional high-speed data allocation along with faster spe...

ISRO's PSLV-C50 successfully injects communication satellite CMS-01 into orbit

Sriharikota: Indian Space Research Organisation's (ISRO) workhorse rocket PSLV-C50 on Thursday successfully injected into orbit India's latest commun...

WhatsApp partners with SBI, ICICI, Axis, HDFC Bank for its payment service

After getting a green signal from the United Payments Corporation of India (UPI), WhatsApp rolled out its payment services in India for 20 million us...

Vi re-introduces its Rs 65 prepaid plan

Vodafone Idea (Vi) has re-introduced its Rs 65 prepaid plan in the country. The company first launched the plan in the past, but it removed it as par...

Google, YouTube, and Gmail down: Services restored after global outage

New Delhi: Google services abruptly went down on Monday evening, impacting hundreds of users. Among the services that were disrupted at the time...

Nokia PureBook X14 laptop with 10th-Gen Intel processor

Nokia PureBook X14 laptop has been launched in India and will be available for purchase from Flipkart. It is the first laptop by Nokia and boasts of ...

First batch of Pfizer/BioNTEch COVID-19 vaccines arrives in Canada

Ottawa: The first COVID-19 vaccines arrived in Canada on Sunday, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said. Canada and the United States are set to become t...

Union Cabinet clears public Wi-Fi access plan

New Delhi: The Union Cabinet paved the way for free wireless internet in public spaces - under a scheme labelled the Prime Minister's Wi-Fi Access Ne...

Nokia starts production of 5G equipment in India

Telecom gear maker Nokia said it has started production of 5G equipment in India and the equipment are being shipped to countries that are in advance...

Vivo Y51 with 48MP triple camera setup

Vivo Y51 launched in India as the new budget-centric smartphone from the Chinese brand. The smartphone was recently introduced in Indonesia and offer...

Serum Institute seeks emergency use nod for Covishield in India

New Delhi: The Serum Institute of India became the first indigenous company to apply to the Drugs Controller General of India (DCGI) seeking emergenc...

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