02 Jul 2014
Mangalore: The first phase of the proposed Haj operations from the Mangalore International Airport (MIA) will start from August 27 and end on September 1, this year. According to the schedule, Air India Express flights will begin operations from Mangalore to Madinah daily at 3.15 pm.
13 Jun 2014
Washington: In what could quench the thirst of billions of people in the future, researchers have discovered our planet's largest water reservoir 640 km beneath our feet - bound up in rock deep in the earth's mantle.
20 Aug 2013
Washington: Reservoirs of silica-rich magma, the kind that causes the most explosive volcanic eruptions, can persist in Earth's upper crust for hundreds of thousands of years without triggering an eruption, according to a new study.
07 Nov 2013
London: New insights gleaned from volcanic rock have helped scientists unlock the mystery of how our planet evolved 4.5 billion years ago.
05 Apr 2013
An American couple, who were looking for an unusual entry in a home brewing competition, have invented a beer that tastes like pizza.
06 Feb 2012
Rapper M.I.A sparked controversy by flipping her middle finger while performing at the highly popular Super Bowl halftime alongside Madonna, forcing an apology from the network telecasting the show.