20 Dec 2014
Tehran: In a recent report issued by the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) has confirmed Iran's commitment to an interim nuclear deal it signed with the P5+1 group in 2013.
19 Dec 2014
Bhubaneswar: India on Friday tested an indigenously developed 1,000-kg glide bomb, with a top official saying the country can now launch heavy bombs for delivery up to 100 km away with high precision.
17 Dec 2014
London:Clouds form when water droplets gather on dust or other particles in the air. Increasing the amount of salt particles in the atmosphere allows more of these water droplets to form the clouds denser and more reflective. Now, a team from universities of Manchester, Washington and Edinburgh have found a technique called "Rayleigh Jet" which can spray a fine jet of water that breaks down into small droplets in the sky.
17 Dec 2014
New Delhi: The indigenously-developed Advanced Heavy Water Reactor (AHWR) is likely to be functional by 2020, the Lok Sabha was informed on Wednesday.
13 Dec 2014
Nashik: Cash crops in several acres across seven tehsil towns in Nashik suffered heavy damages as unseasonal rains and hailstorm lashed the district pushing farmers into further distress.
16 Dec 2014
New Delhi: The government is making "serious" efforts to revive sick public sector enterprises and their disinvestment is not a priority, Union Minister Anant Geete said on Tuesday.
12 Dec 2014
Jammu: Heavy security arrangements have been put in place, ahead of the twin public rallies of Prime Minister Narendra Modi to be held on Saturday in Kathua and Rajouri districts.
11 Dec 2014
Patna: Scientists in Bihar have developed a new paddy variety for rain deficient areas. It is likely to help millions of farmers in the state's drought-prone areas.
28 Oct 2014
Chennai: Various rain-related incidents in the state after the onset of the northeast monsoon have left 30 persons dead, the Tamil Nadu government said on Tuesday as it assured people that it was prepared to tackle any kind of situation arising out of the heavy downpour.
05 Dec 2014
'Bhopal: A Prayer for Rain' is a cautionary tale that blends drama and documentary to convey the magnitude of the devastation caused by the Union Carbide gas leak 30 years ago.