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18 December, 2018 5:01 PM ISRO begins ​countdown for launch of communication satellite GSAT-7A

Chennai: The 26-hour countdown commenced on Tuesday for the launch of India's geostationary communication satellite GSAT-7A onboard Geosynchronous Launch Vehicle GSLV-F11 from Sriharikota, ISRO said. GSLV-F11 carrying 2,250kg GSAT-7A is scheduled to lift-off at 4.10pm Wednesday from the second launch pad at the spaceport of Sriharikota, situated about 122

18 December, 2018 3:58 PM Donald Trump Directs Pentagon To Create "Space Command"

US President Donald Trump on Tuesday ordered the creation of "Space Command," a new organizational structure within the Pentagon that will have overall control of military space operations. "I direct the establishment, consistent with United States law, of United States Space Command as a functional Unified Combatant Command," Trump said in a memo to Defense 68

18 December, 2018 1:08 PM India's IDRSS to be satellite communication hub in sky

The Indian Data Relay Satellite System and ISRO's GSLV MK III will concurrently improve earth observation and communication links. Chennai: As part of its proposed manned space mission, India will launch the Indian Data Relay Satellite System (IDRSS) to improve data relay and communication links with its remote sensing/earth observation satellites, said a top official 113

18 December, 2018 10:16 AM Ola to invest $100mn in scooter sharing startup Vogo

New Delhi: Ride hailing platform Ola Tuesday said it is investing USD 100 million in scooter-sharing platform Vogo. “As part of this partnership, Ola will boost Vogo’s supply by investing in 100,000 scooters on the Vogo platform, worth $100Mn,” a company statement said. The company said that this infusion will give Vogo a strategic supply advantage without 149

18 December, 2018 7:54 AM 3-hour manned flights to ISS to begin in 18 months: Roscosmos

ROSCOSMOS is challenging its own manned flight records to ISS, this time under an ultra-fast three hour scheme. Moscow: Manned flights to the International Space Station (ISS) under an ultra-fast three-hour scheme involving circling the Earth twice, will begin in a year and a half, said Dmitry Rogozin, the head of Russian state space corporation Roscosmos 127

18 December, 2018 5:53 AM Shraddha Kapoor Smiling Ear-To-Ear In Old Pic Is What Childhood Memories Are Made Of

Young Shraddha Kapoor smiling ear-to-ear in a throwback photo will really make your day! The 31-year-old actress recently shared an old photo on Instagram, also featuring her brother Siddhanth, from the archives of her childhood memories. Dedicating the post to her actor brother, Shraddha borrowed the lyrics of a song and tweaked it slightly to write 77

17 December, 2018 4:07 PM Australia to provide support for European Space Agency's tracking station

Confirmed on Friday by the Australian government, "CSIRO" to take over day-to-day operations of European Space Agency's tracking centre by March 2019. Canberra: In a first an Australian body has been chosen to take over day-to-day operations at the European Space Agency's (ESA) deep space tracking centre, it was announced on Friday. The station at New Norcia 151

17 December, 2018 2:03 PM Raftaar to grace MTV Ace of Space

MUMBAI: Mastermind Vikas Gupta is making the survival of the contestants impossible in the house of MTV Ace of Space. Amidst crunching walls and trembling confidence, the house is witnessing various popular celebrities gracing the show. The celebs are also challenging the constantans to spice up the drama. Recently, we wrote about Bigg Boss fame Akash 153

17 December, 2018 12:31 PM Hi-tech world to be on display at Gujarat science expo

Gujarat government with a vision of " Shaping a New India" is planning to organize couple of exhibitions under (VGGIS) 2019, displaying futursitic technologies,automation and space world.   Gandhinagar: Giving a glimpse of advanced technologies, which were once considered science fiction stuff, an exhibition on futuristic technologies will be displayed 175

17 December, 2018 11:38 AM Google to Spend $1 Billion to Establish New Campus in New York City

Alphabet's Google said on Monday that it is investing over $1 billion (Rs. 7,156 crores) to establish a new campus in New York city, as it expands its presence in the city's technology corridor along the Hudson River. The new leased campus, which is over 1.7 million square-foot, will be the primary location for Google's global business organization 89