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Now, not worry about med timings, mobile app will remind you

Published on 29-Mar-2015
 AP File Photo for representational image

A mobile application which can remind patients to take medicines on time and also serve as their healthcare manager was launched by a healthcare company...

Twin Earths may lurk near our solar system

Published on 29-Mar-2015
In 2012, astronomers announced that the system had a planet, which they dubbed Alpha Centauri Bb as it was apparently orbiting the smaller of the stars, Alpha Centauri B.

Two Earth-like planets could be orbiting a star in Alpha Centauri, our closest star system, astronomers have found...

Facebook tests laser drones in British skies

Published on 28-Mar-2015
Developed by Ascenta, a Somerset-based designer of solar-powered drones bought by Facebook in March 2014, the drones will be able to fly at altitudes of 60,000 feet for months at a time on solar power. Facebook picture

If Facebook has its way, there would soon be huge solar-powered drones -- with the wingspan of a commercial airliner -- beaming down internet...

Pandas not as solitary as earlier thought

Published on 28-Mar-2015
Giant pandas eat bamboo at the Bifengxia Base of China Conservation and Research Centre. AFP file photo

Renowned for being loners, the elusive giant pandas actually keep company at times, say researchers who electronically stalked five animals...

New lobster-like predator found at 500 mn-year-old site

Published on 28-Mar-2015
An international team of palaeontologists recently found fossil remains of Yawunik at the Marble Canyon site in British Columbia's Kootenay National Park.

What do butterflies, spiders and lobsters have in common? They are all surviving relatives of a newly-identified prehistoric species called...

Cash no longer king, e-shoppers prefer card payment

Published on 27-Mar-2015
The top three reasons for shopping online are convenience (82 per cent), price (78 pc), and enjoyment (76 pc). DH file photo

A majority of Indians who make online purchases prefer making payments through credit or debit cards rather..

Modi, Satyarthi among world's greatest leaders:Fortune

Published on 27-Mar-2015
India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Reuters Photo.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Nobel laureate Kailash Satyarthi have been named among the 50 greatest...

#ShameOnTimesNow trends as fans lay into news channel

Published on 27-Mar-2015
Even as India's loss to Australia by 95 runs in the Semi-final of the ongoing World Cup left Indian cricket fans with a broken heart, Times Now's  #ShamedinSydney hashtag did not go down well with everyone. Indian cricket fans react as they watch on television the ICC Cricket World Cup semifinal match between India and Australia. AP photo

Even as India's loss to Australia by 95 runs in the Semi-final of the ongoing World Cup left Indian cricket fans...

Antarctic ice shelves rapidly thinning: study

Published on 27-Mar-2015
 While melting ice shelves do not contribute directly to sea-level rise, the researchers indicate that there is an important indirect effect. AP file photo

The thickness of Antarctica's floating ice shelves has decreased by 18 per cent in certain areas over nearly...

Facebook launches new mobile app analytics tool

Published on 26-Mar-2015
The tool will do a number of things for app developers. Reuters file photo

Facebook has launched a new analytics tool designed to let mobile developers track user-behaviour in their apps.

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A boy jumps from a raft into the Sabarmati river to cool off on a hot day...

Christian devotees during a procession as they celebrate 'Palm Sunday' in Bhopal on Sunday...

Christian devotees during a procession as they celebrate 'Palm Sunday' in Bhopal on Sunday...

Goats fighting on compound wall in Bengaluru on Sunday...

Goats fighting on compound wall in Bengaluru on Sunday...

A salvaged bank partially under water at Badshah Chowk after the city received rainfall in Srinagar.

A salvaged bank partially under water at Badshah Chowk after the city received rainfall in Srinagar.

Femina Miss India World 2015...

Femina Miss India World 2015...

Eunuch dance at a procession during All India Eunuch Conference in Beawar...

Eunuch dance at a procession during All India Eunuch Conference in Beawar...

A man pulls his camel as he sits in an auto rickshaw during a dust storm in Ahmedabad...

A man pulls his camel as he sits in an auto rickshaw during a dust storm in Ahmedabad...

New Zealand players congratulate the Australian team following their seven wicket win...

New Zealand players congratulate the Australian team following their seven wicket win...

Australian captain Michael Clarke celebrates  seven wicket victory over New Zealand...

Australian captain Michael Clarke celebrates seven wicket victory over New Zealand...

Australia's captain Michael Clarke holds the Cricket World Cup trophy after they defeated...

Australia's captain Michael Clarke holds the Cricket World Cup trophy after they defeated...

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