24 Jul 2014
Sydney: Australian astronomers have developed a home-grown instrument called SAMI based on bundles of optical fibres that gives the first 'Google street view' of the cosmos.
26 Jul 2014
New Delhi: The Congress, which is trying to attain the post of Leader of Opposition in Lok Sabha, hit back at Mukul Rohatgi on Saturday as the Attorney General opined that Sonia Gandhi-led party had no claim to the post in the Lower House Lok Sabha. The party alleged that his view on the matter was aimed at ‘pleasing the political masters’.
23 Jul 2014
San Francisco: Apple posted a smaller-than-expected 6 percent rise in quarterly revenue on Tuesday, but revenue surged 28 percent in greater China despite stiff competition in its third-largest market.
19 Jul 2014
Hyderabad: Legislators should have a ‘360 degree vision’ as they are accountable to all their constituents, Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan said on Saturday.
30 Jun 2014
New York: In a breakthrough that may help in developing drugs for Alzheimer's and other neurological disorders, researchers have developed a 3D view of an important receptor in the brain.
25 Jun 2014
Washington: Indian spiritual leader Sri Sri Ravi Shankar has exuded confidence that Prime Minister Narendra Modi would be able to deliver the promises that he made to the people during his election campaign.
18 Jan 2013
People who prefer to eat fruit and vegetables are likely to be more optimistic thanks to higher levels of plant compounds called carotenoids in their blood, says a new research.
01 Jul 2014
New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Tuesday disposed of as ‘infructuous’ a PIL before it for restoration of the three-year degree courses in Delhi University as the varsity recently scrapped the four-year undergraduate programme (FYUP) as per the directions of UGC.
21 May 2014
Mumbai: India works its way out of the FDI slowdown, but a new problem looms - access to growth capital is tightening. Amid signs that foreign direct investment (FDI) is rising again in India, the economic outlook in the sub-continent is now at its most positive for two and a half years, according to a new global survey.
04 Jun 2014
Washington: An image captured by NASA’a Hubble Space Telescope is being dubbed as the most colourful and comprehensive picture ever assembled of the evolving universe.