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6 December, 2018 7:03 AM This New Chinese Character Means 'Dirt-Poor And Ugly'

Many feel that qiou, which means dirt poor and ugly, describes their current situation beautifully. A new Chinese character, invented by netizens, has become massively popular on social media this week - especially among self-mocking millennials. According to Shanghaiist, the character 'qiou' is a combination of three characters - 'qiong', meaning poor, 'chou' 55

4 December, 2018 3:16 AM SpaceX launches biggest US 'rideshare' mission with 64 satellites

Elon Musk`s SpaceX launched a Falcon 9 rocket from California on Monday carrying 64 small satellites into low orbit around the Earth, which the company called the largest-ever "rideshare" mission by a US-based rocket. The mission, dubbed SSO-A, also marked the third voyage to space for the same Falcon 9 rocket - another milestone for SpaceX`s cost-cutting 90

3 December, 2018 10:53 AM India my father's country, nobody can force me to flee: Asaduddin Owaisi

Owaisi said the Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister was ignorant of the history as Nizam did not flee Hyderabad.   Hyderabad: "India is my father`s country. Nobody can force me to flee," was how MIM president Asaduddin Owaisi on Sunday reacted to Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath`s comment that if BJP comes to power in the Telangana, Owaisi will have to flee. "It is my religious 56

3 December, 2018 8:14 AM CSIR Releases June NET 2018 Marks

CSIR UGC NET result was declared on November 27, 2018. For the National Eligibility Test (NET) held in June 2018, the Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) has released the subject wise cut off marks. CSIR has also released the individual marks of the candidates who had appeared for the exam on June 17, 2018. CSIR UGC NET result was declared 55

3 December, 2018 4:37 AM This Startup Is Taking The Cremated Remains Of 100 People Into Space

Family members will be able to track the satellite's progress through an app on their phones. A San Francisco-based startup is planning to send the cremated remains of a 100 people into space, in a unique celestial memorial. Elysium Space said families paid about $2,500 to have a sample of their loved ones' ashes placed on a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket, which 51

29 November, 2018 5:23 AM ISRO launches Indian earth-mapping and 30 other satellites from 8 countries into earth's orbit

HysIS has been developed by ISRO and has a mission life five years.  The Indian Space Research Organization's on Thursday morning launched the Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV) rocket carrying Indian earth-mapping satellite HysIS and 30 other satellites from eight countries. The rocket took off at 9.58 am from Satish Dhawan Space Centre (SDSC) SHAR at Sriharikota 61

27 November, 2018 7:28 AM IISER Kolkata Professor Gets Swarnajayanti Fellowship

Professor Punyasloke Bhaduri of the Indian Institute of Science, Education and Research (IISER) Kolkata was awarded the prestigious Swarnajayanti Fellowship by the central government for 2017-18. Under this scheme, scientists are provided with generous support to pursue research in the frontier areas of science and technology, the statement said Monday 147

26 November, 2018 4:33 PM ISRO To Launch India's HysIS Satellite With 30 Foreign Satellites

ISRO is all set to launch its workhorse rocket PSLV-C43 carrying India's earth observation satellite Hyperspectral Imaging Satellite (HySIS) and 30 co-passenger satellites, including 23 from the US, from Sriharikota on November 29. The space agency said the 45th flight of PSLV will be launched from the First Launch Pad (FLP) of Satish Dhawan Space Centre 56

19 November, 2018 9:13 PM If 'Sonia Gandhi ki Jai' viral video is true, Congress should be ashamed: Amit Shah

Shah attacked the Congress party at public meetings in Madhya Pradesh Narsinghpur/Betul: BJP president Amit Shah on Monday attacked the Congress party citing a viral video which shows its candidate in the Rajasthan Assembly polls "stopping" a party worker from chanting "Bharat Mata Ki Jai" and forcing him to raise slogans praising former party president 35

14 November, 2018 12:20 PM 'Mission accomplished', tweets ISRO after launching India's heaviest rocket GSLV-Mk III carrying communication satellite GSAT-29

The satellite will provide internet connectivity to Jammu and Kashmir and North East region. SRIHARIKOTA: India`s heaviest rocket GSLV-Mk III, carrying cutting-edge communication satellite GSAT-29, was launched into the outer space from Satish Dhawan Space Centre in Sriharikota on Wednesday evening. The Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle (GSLV-Mk 89