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India to Launch Satellite jointly Developed with US in 2021

India to Launch Satellite jointly Developed with US in 2021

The Indian space agency and US NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory are jointly working on the development of Dual Frequency (L&am...

Jul 21 2016, 12:41pm CDT

Iron and Zinc Biofortified Rice Developed in India

Iron and Zinc Biofortified Rice Developed in India

Chennai, July 19 (IANS) The city-based agricultural research organisation MS Swaminathan Research Foundation (MSSRF) has rea...

Jul 19 2016, 4:57am CDT

Google to Train 2 million Mobile Developers in India

Google to Train 2 million Mobile Developers in India

In a fillip to government's Skill India initiative, technology giant Google on Monday launched its "Android Skilling and Certi...

Jul 11 2016, 8:31pm CDT

Xiaomi Adds Two Retail Partners in India to Boost Offline Sales

Xiaomi Adds Two Retail Partners in India to Boost Offline Sales

Xiaomi Mi India on Monday announced its partnership with Foxconn's subsidiary distributor arm Innocomm and Just Buy Live to exp...

Jul 11 2016, 4:28am CDT

Volcanic Eruptions in India Linked to Dinosaur Extinction

Volcanic Eruptions in India Linked to Dinosaur Extinction

Combined impacts of volcanic eruptions in India and an asteroid impact in Mexico brought about one of the Earth's biggest mas...

Jul 7 2016, 3:09am CDT

Samsung SM-W2017 Veyron Flip Phone Shows Up in India

Samsung SM-W2017 Veyron Flip Phone Shows Up in India

The rumored new high-end clamshell smartphone from Samsung has left a trace in India....

Jul 6 2016, 4:47am CDT

262 new faunal species discovered in India in 2015: Official

262 new faunal species discovered in India in 2015: Official

 India has enriched the faunal biodiversity of the world with the discovery of 262 new species in 2015 while 105 species...

Jun 28 2016, 11:03pm CDT

India's ZSI Documenting Climate Change in Five Himalayan States

India's ZSI Documenting Climate Change in Five Himalayan States

The Zoological Survey of India (ZSI) has launched long-term monitoring studies in five Himalayan states to document the effect...

Jun 28 2016, 10:09pm CDT

India Joins Group that Controls Global Missile Technology Sale

India Joins Group that Controls Global Missile Technology Sale

Days after the setback at the Nuclear Suppliers Group due to China's opposition, India on Monday became the 35th member of a...

Jun 27 2016, 2:29pm CDT

India's CSIR Launches Ayurvedic Drug against Diabetes

India's CSIR Launches Ayurvedic Drug against Diabetes

The Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) on Monday launched its Ayurvedic anti-diabetic drug BGR-34.Aimed at...

Jun 27 2016, 9:27am CDT

Netflix Adds Bollywood Titles to Accelerate Growth in India

Netflix Adds Bollywood Titles to Accelerate Growth in India

The US-based on-demand streaming website Netflix arrived in the country five months ago and after facing initial hiccups, is g...

Jun 27 2016, 3:29am CDT

Godless Android Malware Hits India Hardest

Godless Android Malware Hits India Hardest

A family of mobile malware called "Godless" has affected over 850,000 Android devices worldwide with almost half of these devi...

Jun 23 2016, 4:13am CDT

Demand for "New-age" Audio Gadgets up on Flipkart In India

Demand for "New-age" Audio Gadgets up on Flipkart In India

Celebrating World Music Day on Tuesday, e-commerce marketplace Flipkart released a survey showing consumer shift towards premiu...

Jun 21 2016, 10:53pm CDT

Apple Allowed to Open Apple Stores in India

Apple Allowed to Open Apple Stores in India

Apple Inc that has its own stores across the globe may also get to set up its own retail stores in India, rather than sell thro...

Jun 20 2016, 8:10am CDT

India Begins Countdown for Launch of 20 Satellites

India Begins Countdown for Launch of 20 Satellites

The 48-hour countdown for the launch of India's Cartosat-2 series and 19 other satellites slated for Wednesday, began on Monday...

Jun 20 2016, 1:54am CDT

Augmented Reality Blippar App To Let You know Your Beer in India

Augmented Reality Blippar App To Let You know Your Beer in India

What if there is an app that can tell you about your beer, alcohol volume, place of origin and even taste before you gulp it do...

Jun 16 2016, 8:48am CDT

India to Predict Monsoon with a Supercomputer

India to Predict Monsoon with a Supercomputer

It is being said that Indian monsoon predictions for the present year are going to receive a computerized rehaul....

Jun 14 2016, 4:23am CDT

India's Space Center Plans Next Reusable Launch Vehicle Test after Studying May 23 Flight Data

India's Space Center Plans Next Reusable Launch Vehicle Test after Studying May 23 Flight Data

India will test its next set of space technologies relating to the reusable launch vehicle (RLV) after studying the data collec...

May 25 2016, 1:41pm CDT

India Launches First Reusable Mini Space Shuttle

India Launches First Reusable Mini Space Shuttle

India has sent its first reusable mini space shuttle into outer space. This is indeed a moment of pride for all Indians....

May 23 2016, 6:52am CDT

India Successfully Launches Home-grown Mini Space Shuttle RLV-TD HEX-01

India Successfully Launches Home-grown Mini Space Shuttle RLV-TD HEX-01

India on Monday successfully tested home-grown winged reusable launch vehicle (RLV) as a mini-shuttle and demonstrated its spac...

May 23 2016, 1:31am CDT

Cook and Modi Discuss Plans to Manufacture in India

Cook and Modi Discuss Plans to Manufacture in India

In a fresh insight into Apple's future plans for India, CEO Tim Cook discussed with Prime Minister Narendra Modi the possibilit...

May 21 2016, 3:59am CDT

Apple is in India for next Thousand Years: Tim Cook

Apple is in India for next Thousand Years: Tim Cook

 "I am looking at India holistically and we are here for the next thousand years," Apple CEO Tim Cook said on Friday, addi...

May 20 2016, 5:51am CDT

Apple's  Lisa P. Jackson Visits Solar Mamas in India

Apple's Lisa P. Jackson Visits Solar Mamas in India

While Apple CEO Tim Cook was busy revealing his business plans in India, a top Apple executive was in Rajasthan this week, visi...

May 19 2016, 8:50am CDT

First Apps, then Maps: What Lies Ahead for Apple in India?

First Apps, then Maps: What Lies Ahead for Apple in India?

While the maiden visit by Tim Cook as Apple CEO can be defined as fully “encrypted” from the word go, his arrival here shows th...

May 19 2016, 8:37am CDT

India is Unparalleled, says Apple CEO Tim Cook

India is Unparalleled, says Apple CEO Tim Cook

Tech giant Apple's CEO Tim Cook on Thursday described India as an unparalleled country and said he liked the vibrancy of its pe...

May 19 2016, 2:44am CDT

Apple Hires Samsung Exec Rajiv Mishra To Lead Apple Marketing in India

Apple Hires Samsung Exec Rajiv Mishra To Lead Apple Marketing in India

In a key development, US tech giant Apple is all set to hire Rajiv Mishra, currently vice president of media and corporate soci...

May 19 2016, 2:07am CDT

Tim Cook In India Day 1 Recap

Tim Cook In India Day 1 Recap

From announcing a Design and Development Accelerator facility in Bengaluru to performing aarti at the famed Shree Siddhivinayak...

May 18 2016, 10:44am CDT

Apple Opens iOS Development Accelerator in Bengaluru, India

Apple Opens iOS Development Accelerator in Bengaluru, India

Tim Cook visits India, bringing with him an iOS development center....

May 18 2016, 1:20am CDT

This Is What Apple CEO Tim Cook Does in India

This Is What Apple CEO Tim Cook Does in India

With Tim Cook set to arrive in Delhi on his first visit as Apple CEO on Tuesday, his diary seems to be full with visits to vari...

May 17 2016, 8:23am CDT

Apple CEO Tim Cook to Visit India this Week

Apple CEO Tim Cook to Visit India this Week

US technology giant Apple's chief executive Tim Cook is expected to visit India later this week and will meet Prime Minister Na...

May 16 2016, 9:34am CDT

iPhone's manufacturing plant in India

Apple to soon manufacture iPhones in India

According to The Economic Times of India, Apple’s supplier Foxconn has been heard closing deals with India in order to set up a...

May 10 2016, 10:43am CDT

India Can Help Resurrect Twitter

India Can Help Resurrect Twitter

Stagnating user-growth and nosediving revenues have sparked a spate of obituaries for the 10-year-old micro-blogging site Twitt...

May 4 2016, 3:21am CDT

Huawei Welcomes India's Move on Panic Button for Phones

Huawei Welcomes India's Move on Panic Button for Phones

Smartphone maker Huawei and its sub-brand Honor on Thursday welcomed government's decision to make a panic button mandatory for...

Apr 28 2016, 8:44am CDT

Modi Excited about India's GPS Satellite Launch

Modi Excited about India's GPS Satellite Launch

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday said life in India will be "easier" now after the launch of the country's seventh navi...

Apr 28 2016, 3:53am CDT

LG K10 and K7 are Made in India Smartphones

LG K10 and K7 are Made in India Smartphones

New Delhi, April 14 (IANS) LG Electronics India Ltd. on Thursday launched K7 and K10 -- the first smartphones the company will...

Apr 14 2016, 5:30am CDT

CREO launches its first Made in India Smartphone CREO Mark 1

CREO launches its first Made in India Smartphone CREO Mark 1

With the promise of “a new smartphone update every month”, Bengaluru-based consumer technology company CREO on Wednesday launch...

Apr 14 2016, 12:06am CDT

India to Join Search for Gravitational Waves with LIGO

India to Join Hunt for Gravitational Waves with LIGO

India is to contribute its two cents worth towards the search for gravitational waves. It will be quite a quest for these elusi...

Apr 1 2016, 9:28am CDT

Why did Apple delay launching 4-inch iPhone SE in India?

Why did Apple delay launching 4-inch iPhone SE in India?

As Apple lovers started pre-ordering their 4-inch iPhone SE or 9.7-inch iPad Pro devices from Thursday (the device will start s...

Mar 25 2016, 4:49am CDT

$3.70 Freedom 251 Smartphone Goes on Sale in India

$3.70 Freedom 251 Smartphone Goes on Sale in India

The World's Cheapest smartphone comes to the Indian market on Thursday....

Feb 17 2016, 4:33am CST

Jeep Brand Debuts in India

Jeep Brand Debuts in India

The Jeep Wrangler Unlimited, Jeep Grand Cherokee and Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT are all ready for their Indian debut....

Feb 3 2016, 1:49pm CST