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Amazing 11,000 x 11,000 image reveals Earth's true colour from space

An image taken by a Japanese satellite launch on 7 October 2014 has snapped the true colour of planet Earth (shown). The image from the Himawari-8 weather satellite shows Earth's natural colour.........Read more

Bookmarked on 10th Jul 16

Are the Gods of Hinduism really married?

It is true that God is often depicted with a spouse in our traditional stories. However, on a deeper philosophical level, the Supreme Being and the Go........Read more

Bookmarked on 10th Jul 16

How startup EM3 Agri Services is tackling farmer's distress, the Uber way

The machine could cover one acre in 35 minutes, a job that would otherwise take two farm labourers two days to complete.........Read more

Bookmarked on 10th Jul 16

Pankaj Advani wins Asian 6-Red Snooker

India's ace cueist Pankaj Advani created history in Abu Dhabi by clinching the Asian 6-Red Snooker title.........Read more

Bookmarked on 23rd May 16

Kohli leads RCB to play-offs

Royal Challengers Bangalore became the fourth team to book a berth in the play-offs of the Indian Premier League after defeating the Delhi Daredevils by six wickets.........Read more

Bookmarked on 23rd May 16

India Launches First Ever Indigenous 'Space Shuttle' RLV-TD

India on Monday successfully launched its indigenous winged Reusable Launch Vehicle(RLV) from Sriharikota spaceport in Andhra Pradesh. The vehicle is being dubbed as India's own space shuttle.........Read more

Bookmarked on 23rd May 16

Panama Papers trove on shell companies released online - Times of India

The International Consortium of Investigative Journalists on Monday published online detailed data from the Panama Papers trove on more than 200,000 secret offshore companies.........Read more

Bookmarked on 10th May 16

IPL 9: Royal Challengers Bangalore Stay in Hunt Pipping Kings XI Punjab by One Run in a Thriller

The win takes RCB to sixth position with 8 points from 9 games as they still have a chance of qualifying for play-offs while KXIP with six points from 10 games look all but out of the tournament.........Read more

Bookmarked on 10th May 16

Gilead’s $1,000 pill gets patent in India - Times of India

In what could be a major setback to access to treatment in high-burden countries, the Indian Patent Office on Monday granted a patent to Gilead Pharmasset on Sovaldi (sofosbuvir), its blockbuster drug for hepatitis C, for which the company charges $1,000 per pill in the US.........Read more

Bookmarked on 10th May 16

Those who completed PhD before 2009 eligible for teaching jobs

Those students who had completed their PhD before 2009 through regular method will be eligible for teaching jobs without appearing for National Eligibility Test, Union HRD Minister Smriti Irani said today.........Read more

Bookmarked on 10th May 16

Nvidia Announces GeForce GTX 1080, 1070 GPUs for High-Performance Gaming and VR

Nvidia's latest flagship GPUs are loads more powerful and efficient than their predecessors, and will support new features for gaming and VR.........Read more

Bookmarked on 7th May 16

Bookmarked on 7th May 16

Mahindra's XUV 500 AT in Australia

Mahindra Automotive Australia (MAAPL) has launched the automatic transmission version of the new age XUV500 in Australia.........Read more

Bookmarked on 7th May 16

'Traffic' review: Needless messaging spoils this Manoj Bajpayee-starrer - Firstpost

Traffic is inspired by a real-life incident from 2008 in Tamil Nadu that was reported in the news media.........Read more

Bookmarked on 7th May 16

Lenovo, Apple among fastest growing smartphone vendors in India – Tech2

Apple continued to climb in India, increasing shipments by 56% to make it the second fastest-growing vendor in the top 10.........Read more

Bookmarked on 7th May 16

Human embryos cultured in lab for record-breaking two weeks

Scientists successfully sustain a human embryo in a petri dish for record breaking time in a major step forward that opens debate about embryo research.........Read more

Bookmarked on 5th May 16

Hacker trades millions of Gmail, Yahoo mail logins for just $1 - Times of India

The discovery of 272.3 million stolen accounts included a majority of users of Mail.ru, Russia's most popular email service, and smaller fractions of Google, Yahoo and Microsoft email users, said Alex Holden, founder and chief information security officer of Hold Security.........Read more

Bookmarked on 5th May 16

Snapdeal acquires predictive marketing technology firm TargetingMantra – Tech2

Snapdeal announced the acquisition of ‘TargetingMantra’, a boutique technology company, which working in the field of personalising shopping experience for customers on e-commerce platforms.........Read more

Bookmarked on 5th May 16

Virtustream looking to build cloud systems dedicated to Indian government - The Economic Times

The Indian government has big digital plans and projects on improving tax collection through the use of analytics would require a large, secure cloud environment.........Read more

Bookmarked on 5th May 16

Honda BR-V price ranges between Rs 8.75 lakh – Rs 12.90 lakh in India; returns 21.9 kmpl mileage

Honda Cars India, today, launched the much-awaited compact SUV – Honda BR-V – in the country. Priced between Rs 8.75 lakh – Rs 12.90 lakh, the BR-V will take on the Renault Duster, Hyundai Creta, Nissan Terrano and Mahindra Scorpio.........Read more

Bookmarked on 5th May 16