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Space Debris WT1190F Falls Off Sri Lanka in Indian Ocean

As expected the space debris identified as “WT1190F” has fallen in the Indian Ocean, off the southern tip of Sri Lanka on Friday and most of it was burnt up on re-entry into the atmosphere and failed to entice the spectgators for a night of crackers in the sky. Measuring 3 to 6 feet, the junk was believed to be ...

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Google Chrome Crashes if You Enter ‘http://a/%%30%30’ in Browser, Why?

Google Chrome, supposedly a robust Internet browser from Google, is prone to crash whenever a 16-character string ‘http://a/%%30%30’ is entered, said Reddit. The popular online bulletin board is beset with discussion on the possibel reason for the crash and it is pointed out that the crash occurs in google chrome’s latest version and also in Opera browser on Windoes operationg ...

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Safe Landing Drone in Emergency is All That Matters Now: Researchers

Amid reports and fears of using drones, new safety measures have come under radar and the University of Zurich team under Prof. Davide Scaramuzza, has developed a system to answer all safety concerns. The prblems faced by drones could be running out of power, crash land requirement, finding safe-landing spot, executing safe-landing procedure, among others. Moreover, potential crash landing situations ...

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Germanwings Flight crashes over Alps with 148 Onboard, no Survivors

Germanwings Airbus A320 with 148 people on board crashed over the Alps on Tuesday in southern France while flying from Barcelona to Dusseldorf, with French President Francois Hollande saying no survivors. The ill-fated passenger jet was carrying 142 passengers and six crew members when the tragedy occurred and there are “likely many German victims”, Hollande said in a tweet from ...

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Sensex plunges 573 points; auto stocks drop dramatically

Sensex, the benchmark index of Indian equities markets on Tuesday plunged 573 points or 1.52 percent as auto stocks plummeted sustaining heavy losses due to negative global cues. All the sectors were trading in red. Heavy selling pressure was seen in auto, banking, capital goods, healthcare, IT, metal, oil and gas and consumer durables sectors. The 30-scrip Sensitive Index (Sensex) ...

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Bad Weather Behind AirAsia Flight 8501 Crash?

Weather was believed to be a “triggering factor” in the crash of AirAsia Flight 8501 into the Java Sea with 162 people on board en route from Indonesia’s Surabaya to Singapore, a met agency said in a report posted on its website on Sunday. “Based on the available data received on the location of the aircraft’s last contact, the weather ...

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Deep ocean search to continue for missing MH370

A new phase in the search for the missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 has opened with the trilateral talks in Canberra Monday deciding to carry it out over a larger area of the southern Indian Ocean. Acting Transport Minister of Malaysia Hishammuddin Hussein, Australian Deputy Prime Minister Warren Truss and Chinese Transport Minister Yang Chuantang called for the continuation with ...

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