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12 July, 2018 9:37 AM Solar Eclipse On Friday The 13th, Will Be Visible To Lucky Few

Partial Solar Eclipse 2018: Only lucky few can see a super-size new moon blocking out a part of the sun during partial solar eclipse on Friday the 13th. A solar eclipse is scheduled for Friday the 13th, but most sky watchers will be out of luck to witness this celestial event. The eclipse will be a partial one - when the Moon slips past, only partially 75

7 July, 2018 1:48 PM NASA Readies to Extract Data as Kepler Runs 'Very Low' on Fuel

Scientists at NASA are preparing to download the latest bit of data stored in its plant-hunting Kepler space telescope as the spacecraft is now running "very low" on fuel. The US space agency has placed the spacecraft in a no-fuel-use safe mode to save the remaining fuel so that data extraction can be completed, NASA said on Friday. On August 2, the Kepler 87

6 July, 2018 7:58 AM NASA's Parker Solar Probe Gets 'Revolutionary' Heat Shield

Ahead of its August launch, NASA's Parker Solar Probe - the mission aiming to get closest to the Sun than ever by any human-made object - has got its "revolutionary" heat shield permanently attached to the spacecraft, the US space agency said. The probe's heat shield - called the Thermal Protection System, or TPS - was reinstalled on the spacecraft on June 27, NASA said in a statement 67

3 July, 2018 10:50 AM Blood Moon 2018: This Is How You Can See The Century's Longest Lunar Eclipse From India

The awaited celestial event, widely known as 'blood moon' will be visible from all parts of the country on July 27. The 'blood moon' is the longest total lunar eclipse of this century when the moon will be seen coloured in a reddish hue. The eclipse will be visible in two parts, the first one being a total lunar eclipse that would last an hour and 43 minutes 98

3 July, 2018 6:44 AM Tata Power gains 1% on commissioning 100 MW solar plant in Andhra Pradesh

Shares of Tata Power gained 1 percent intraday Tuesday as company's subsidiary Tata Power Renewable Energy commissioned 100 MW solar capacity in Anthapuramu solar park, Andhra Pradesh. With this, the overall operating renewable capacity of Tata Power Renewable Energy now stands at 2,215 MW in India. The company has organically added 159 MW wind & solar 59

26 June, 2018 7:06 PM Will improve facilities in bus stands: Thammanna

Transport Minister D.C. Thammanna has said the State government will improve basic amenities in KSRTC bus stands and also take up initiatives to improve the revenue of transport corporations. The Minister, on Tuesday, visited KSRTC bus stands and depots in Hassan during his first visit to the district after taking over the responsibility of the department 52

26 June, 2018 4:54 AM Sreedharan panel to standardise metro rail projects as per local needs

The committee set up to lay down standards for metro rail systems in the country will recommend indigenous benchmarks on layout of platforms, size of tunnels and disaster management system, the government said today. Prime Minister Narendra Modi on 24th June approved setting up of the committee to lay down standards for metro rail systems. The committee 78

25 June, 2018 8:15 PM Asgardia, The First Space Country, Now Has A Head Of Nation

At a lavish ceremony in Vienna's Hofburg Palace on Monday, some 200 attendees inaugurated Russian scientist and businessman Igor Ashurbeyli as the first "head of nation" of Asgardia. Vienna, Austria: It sounds appealing given the state of politics on Earth: a plan to launch a utopian "space nation" with the aim of transcending earthly divisions. At a lavish 60

25 June, 2018 5:43 PM In-principle nod for Metro in Agra, Kanpur, Meerut, Bhopal and Indore

Delhi Metro Phase IV also approved; Metro rail systems to be standardised The Finance Ministry has given in-principle approval for new Metro projects in Agra, Kanpur, Meerut, Bhopal and Indore, according to a senior official from the Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs. The Phase IV of the Delhi Metro and the Delhi-Meerut Regional Rapid Transit System 101

25 June, 2018 7:09 AM SpaceX to Launch 15th Resupply Mission to ISS on June 29

The SpaceX Dragon spacecraft, packed with more than 5,900 pounds of research, crew supplies and hardware, will launch on a Falcon 9 rocket from Space Launch Complex 40 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida. Dragon will reach its preliminary orbit in about 10 minutes after launch and then would deploy its solar arrays and begin a carefully choreographed 66