26 Jan 2015
New Delhi: A close look at Narendra Modi's bandhgala suit that he wore for a joint appearance with US President Barack Obama here, showed it was a customised marvel -- with the Prime Minister's full name 'Narendra Damodardas Modi' written in pinstripes.
27 Jan 2015
Bengaluru: Indian Space Research Organisation on Tuesday paid its tributes to iconic cartoonist R K Laxman by posting online his cartoon 'common man' reaching Mars, the last of his works, which he had sent to the space agency after the success of the historic Mars Mission.
14 Jan 2015
New Delhi: Nuclear scientist Sekhar Basu is likely to be named the new DRDO chief replacing Avinash Chander, a government sources said on Wednesday.
13 Jan 2015
New Delhi: Government on Tuesday removed Chief of top defence research organisation Avinash Chander, 15 months before his contract was to end.
14 Jan 2015
New Delhi: Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Wednesday said there was no controversy in the sacking of Avinash Chander as DRDO chief and it was he who recommended that the position should be held by someone from a "slightly younger generation" and not by someone on contract.
21 Jan 2015
New Delhi: Defending his decision to terminate the contract of DRDO chief, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Wednesday said Avinash Chander was appointed in a "strange manner" and he feels that at the age of 64, a person probably thinks in more of a cautious way.
21 Jan 2015
New Delhi: Noted economist Bibek Debroy on Wednesday assumed charged as full time member of the NITI (National Institution for Transforming India) Aayog . Government had announced the appointment of Debroy and DRDO chief V K Saraswat as full-time members earlier this month.
19 Jan 2015
New Delhi: After drawing huge attention for its wearable devices at IFA, 2014, Japanese electronics major Sony has finally unveiled the price of SmartWatch 3 (SWR50) and SmartBand Talk (SWR30) in India for Rs 12,990 and Rs 19,990 respectively.
09 Jan 2015
Chennai: The critical design review of Armoured Repair and Recovery Vehicle, which is presently being developed by a DRDO (Defence Research & Development Organisation) lab here, is scheduled for next month, signaling the completion of design of the vehicle for the Indian Army.
20 Jan 2015
Washington: Joint use of bed nets and vaccines will not always lead to consistent increases in the efficacy of malaria control, and sometimes their use may actually make the situation worse, a new study suggests.