19 Nov 2015
Triangulum II is a small, faint galaxy at the edge of the Milky Way made up of only about 1,000 stars. Assistant professor of astronomy Evan Kirby measured the mass of Triangulum II by examining the velocity of six stars whipping around the galaxy's center.
20 Nov 2015
Moscow: Russian's military yesterday blasted targets across Syria with long-range strategic bombers for a third day, the Defence Ministry said, as Moscow pressed on with its intensified air campaign in the country.
20 Nov 2015
Mumbai: A Mumbai magistrate today extended the judicial custody of the three prime accused in the Sheena Bora murder case till December 3.
06 Nov 2015
BRISBANE: Usman Khawaja scored a magnificent 174 to help Australia to a dominant 556 for four declared on the second day of the first Test at the Gabba on Friday.
04 Nov 2015
Washington: Scientists using NASA telescopes have discovered a giant galaxy cluster, located 8.5 billion light-years away, which is the most massive structure yet found at such great distances.
09 Nov 2015
Patna: The Grand Alliance yesterday routed the BJP-led NDA in Bihar to score a landslide two-thirds majority in the Assembly giving Chief Minister Nitish Kumar a third term in office in a battle in which Prime Minister Narendra Modi staked his all.
31 Oct 2015
Mumbai: A Metropolitan Magistrate court here extended the judicial custody of Indrani Mukerjea—prime accused in Sheena Bora murder case--and two others till November 7 after their 12-day remand ended today.
09 Oct 2015
Chandigarh: Rail and road services were severely hit in Punjab yesterday due to an agitation by farmers who decided to extend it for two more days even as Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal said the state government was ready to accept every genuine demands.
27 Sep 2015
Srinagar: The ban on internet services in Jammu and Kashmir was today extended as a precautionary measure in view of apprehensions of misuse of the services by miscreants to create communal tension.
05 Oct 2015
Mumbai: The judicial custody of Indrani Mukherjea, her former husband Sanjeev Khanna and driver Shyam Rai was today extended by a local Magistrate till October 19 in connection with the Sheena Bora murder case.