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Intex Aqua A4 launched at Rs 4,199

Intex Aqua A4 launched at Rs 4,199

Intex launched Aqua A4 smartphone powered by Android 7 at Rs 4,199. The new 4G-VoLTE smartphone sports a 4-inch WVGA (480 x 800 pixels) display and is powered by a…

ISRO successfully launches ‘South Asia Satellite’

ISRO successfully launches ‘South Asia Satellite’

The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) successfully launched the ‘South Asia Satellite’ (SAS) on Friday, that will boost connectivity among nations in the region. Prime Minister Narendra Modi has called…

Apple starting U.S tech manufacturing fund with $1 billion

Apple starting U.S tech manufacturing fund with $1 billion

Apple chief Tim Cook has announced Apple is creating a fund to get more people in the U.S to do “advanced manufacturing,” kicking it off with a billion dollars. Apple…

ISRO demonstrates solar electric hybrid vehicle

ISRO demonstrates solar electric hybrid vehicle

The Vikram Sarabhai Space Centre (VSCC) facility in Thiruvananthapuram, a part of ISRO, successfully demonstrated a solar electric hybrid vehicle. The effort was a multi-disciplinary initiative that combined expertise from…

Google to help entrepreneurs build solutions for India

Google to help entrepreneurs build solutions for India

Tech giant Google on Friday launched a ‘Solve for India’ initiative under which it will reach out to entrepreneurs in cities like Indore, Nagpur and Madurai to help them develop…

Navy successfully test-fires Brahmos supersonic missile

Navy successfully test-fires Brahmos supersonic missile

Indian Navy successfully test- fired the land-attack version of Brahmos supersonic cruise missile on Friday. A top navy official said the test-firing yielded desired results. The test-firing of the missile…

Samsung Galaxy S8, Galaxy S8+ launched in India

Samsung Galaxy S8, Galaxy S8+ launched in India

Samsung Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ have been launched in India with the prices starting at Rs 57,900 and Rs 64,900 respectively. These phones can be pre-booked from April 19…

Kerala frog’s slime may help develop anti-viral drug: Study

Kerala frog’s slime may help develop anti-viral drug: Study

Skin mucus secreted by a colourful, tennis-ball-sized frog species found in Kerala can be used to develop an anti-viral drug that can treat various strains of flu, according to a…

Southwest Monsoon will be ‘normal’ this year: IMD

Southwest Monsoon will be ‘normal’ this year: IMD

The Southwest Monsoon will be ‘normal’ this year, a news which will augur well for the farming community and the economy. India Meteorological Department (IMD) Director General K.J Ramesh said…

ISRO plans Joint Venture with industries for rocket-building

ISRO plans Joint Venture with industries for rocket-building

The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) plans to forge a joint venture with an industrial consortium to build rockets. “We are (currently) using significant amount of things from the industry.…