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Republic Day: Colourful Photos from Rajpath Showcase India’s Culture, Might

As Presidents of India and France viewed the Republic day parade, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has conveyed Republic Day greetings to all Indians, before the event. “Republic Day greetings to all my fellow Indians. सभी देशवासियों को गणतंत्र दिवस की शुभकामनाएं…जय हिन्द”, the Prime Minister said. Modi has paid tributes to all, who framed Indian Constitution. Prime Minister also saluted ...

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Nepal wakes up from quake, bans use of drones

After initial phase of recovery from a devastating earthquake that hit the Himalayan nation, Nepal has woken up to realize the dangers of spying by foreign nations and media and issued a ban on using drones, though it is too late. Nepal has banned drones following the April 25 earthquake, fearing sensitive information might be leaked and pictures of its ...

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Microsoft launches latest Lumia 640XL and Lumia 640 in India

Microsoft has launched two new models of its smartphones under Lumia brand, from its recently acquired mobile handset brand Nokia, saying “Powerful ideas can come at any time”, justifying the company’s late entry into the mobile phones domain. To cover up its late entry into the mobile phone segment, Microsoft acquired Finland’s Nokia for $7.2 billion in April 2014. Priced at ...

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It’s Official: ISRO Mangalyaan’s Lifespan Extended by 6 More Months

Following a statement in parliament by the Minister of Science and Technology, ISRO on Tuesday formally extended the lifespan of the Mangalyaan or Mars Orbiter Mission by six more months. While scientists are hopeful to get few more pictures and signals from the mission, the effective phase of the mission has already been achieved. “As the 1,340 kg Mars Orbiter ...

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Kejriwal Recovers from Chronic Cough, High Sugar: Naturecare Institute (Photos)

Bengaluru, March 14 (IANS) Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has recovered from chronic cough and high blood sugar after nine-day naturopathy treatment at a private hospital here, a senior doctor said on Saturday. “Kejriwal’s chronic cough and blood sugar are under control, as he recovered well under our treatment,” Jindal Naturecure Institute medical director Babina Nandakumar told IANS. With his ...

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Watch Movies on 3-D Displays Without 3-D Glasses

Austrian scientists have invented a sophisticated laser system that creates a 3D effect without the need for special glasses. The display uses laser beams to send out different pictures into different directions. As each pixel contains lasers and a moving mirror, which directs the laser light, different pictures are visible from different angles. Different pictures can be sent to the ...

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NASA’s New Horizon Spacecraft Begins Pluto Encounter

The first mission to Pluto, NASA’s New Horizons spacecraft, has begun its six-month encounter with Pluto on Thursday, with the first close-up flyby of the dwarf planet scheduled for July 14. “NASA first mission to distant Pluto will also be humankind’s first close up view of this cold, unexplored world in our solar system,” said Jim Green, director of NASA’s ...

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