20 Jun 2015
New York: The polio virus can continue to transmit silently for more than three years with no reported cases, says a study that suggests continued surveillance even after eradication of the disease.
23 Jun 2015
Paris: It is very much possible for large airplanes to be manufactured in India, although it will take a long time because requirements are huge for capital, skills and infrastructure, top aircraft maker Boeing has said.
25 Jun 2015
New Delhi: The Wireless Power Consortium (WPC) announced the latest version of the Qi specification that makes it possible to deliver 15 watts of power to mobile phones that support wireless fast charging. This Qi fast charging feature enhances the charging experience by decreasing the time required to wirelessly charge devices. Several manufacturers already offer wired fast charging for their devices, providing as much as 60 percent charge in as little as 30 minutes.
01 May 2015
New Delhi: Apple Watch Sport worth USD 350 may burn a hole in your pocket, but it costs only USD 83.70 in terms of hardware and manufacturing.
22 Jun 2015
New York: Even a single, 20-minute session of yoga can significantly improve brain function immediately, reveals a study. In the study, participants' speed and accuracy on tests of working memory and inhibitory control - two measures of brain function associated with the ability to maintain focus and retain and use new information improved immediately after practicing Hatha yoga just for 20 minutes.
21 Jun 2015
New Delhi: The International Yoga Day event at Rajpath here today made it to the Guinness World Records Book, with 35,985 participants performing asanas at one venue and 84 nationalities being part of it.
20 Apr 2015
London: Scientists have discovered a way to make trees grow bigger and faster which could increase supplies of renewable resources and help trees cope with the effects of climate change.
19 Jun 2015
Mumbai: Bollywood superstar Salman Khan yesterday said none of the producers can afford to make a film starring three Khans -- Shah Rukh, Aamir and him -- of the industry.
21 Jun 2015
New Delhi: Terming the participation of thousands of people during the first International Yoga Day at Rajpath as "overwhelming", a representative of Guinness Book of World Records hoped that the event will set a world record.
02 May 2015
Udhagamandalam: A 30-foot long helicopter made of capsicum is the major attraction in the 8th Vegetable Show, which began at Kothagiri, near here, on Saturday.