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‘NASA rover will prove life was found on Mars 30 years ago’

‘NASA rover will prove life was found on Mars 30 years ago’

The findings of NASA’s ‘Curiosity’ rover on Mars will prove that life was discovered on the Red planet 30 years ago, an American scientist has claimed. Gilbert Levin, who led…

Scientists create largest ever 3-D map of the Universe

Scientists create largest ever 3-D map of the Universe

Scientists have released the largest ever three-dimensional map of massive galaxies and distant black holes in our universe. The new map produced by Sloan Digital Sky Survey III pinpoints the…

Two-day workshop on plant diversity, conservation from tomorrow

Two-day workshop on plant diversity, conservation from tomorrow

A two-days workshop on plant diversity and conservation has been arranged at Pilikula Nisarga Dhama from August 10 with financial assistance of Union Ministry of Environment and Forest. The Western…

Apple to drop YouTube app from new iPhone, iPad

Apple to drop YouTube app from new iPhone, iPad

  Apple says the next version of its software for the iPhone and iPad won’t come with a pre-installed YouTube application . Users will be able to play YouTube videos…

Deficient monsoon: Govt declares 14 districts in Gujarat ‘scarcity hit’

Deficient monsoon: Govt declares 14 districts in Gujarat ‘scarcity hit’

As the monsoon situation shows little signs of improvement, the Gujarat government, on Tuesday, declared 14 districts and 152 talukas of the state as “scarcity hit”, reports said. The government…

NASA releases color photo, video of Mars rover landing

NASA releases color photo, video of Mars rover landing

NASA’s Curiosity rover has transmitted its first color photo and a low-resolution video showing the last 2 1/2 minutes of its white-knuckle dive through the Martian atmosphere, giving earthlings a…

Nokia Lumia 610

Nokia Lumia 610

Nokia has launched the Lumia 610 to take on the onslaught from affordable Android smartphones. Featuring a 3.7-inch capacitive touch display, it runs the Windows Phone 7.5 operating system. It…

Cognizant: Global economic environment is fragile

Cognizant: Global economic environment is fragile

Malcolm Frank, executive vice president for strategy in Cognizant, talks to TOI about why the company’s growth is so much ahead of that of its competition. Cognizant is way ahead…

Russian booster rocket fails to put 2 communications satellite in orbit

Russian booster rocket fails to put 2 communications satellite in orbit

  A Russian booster rocket on Tuesday failed to place two communications satellites into a designated orbit, officials said, marring the prestige of the nation’s space program a day after…

Samsung VS Apple

Samsung VS Apple

Apple and Samsung are gearing up for a battle in smartphone supremacy as the Korean electronics manufacturer plans on unveiling the Samsung Galaxy Note 2 on August 29, ahead of…