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Moderna's COVID-19 vaccine to go into final-stage trials in July

12 Jun 2020

Moderna's COVID-19 vaccine to go into final-stage trials in July

Moderna Therapeutics has announced that its COVID-19 vaccine is set to go into the third and final stage of clinical human trials.

Roger Federer tops Forbes' highest-paid athletes list: Details here

30 May 2020

Roger Federer tops Forbes' highest-paid athletes list: Details here

Swiss tennis ace Roger Federer is the highest-paid athlete in the world, according to Forbes.

'Ola Emergency' launched for hospital runs amid COVID-19 outbreak

14 Apr 2020

'Ola Emergency' launched for hospital runs amid COVID-19 outbreak

As India goes into the second phase of the lockdown enforced to combat the spread of COVID-19, Ola is lending a helping hand to the public.

NASA halts work on Moon mission, due to coronavirus outbreak

21 Mar 2020

NASA halts work on Moon mission, due to coronavirus outbreak

After hitting the big tech companies, the novel coronavirus disease has deterred NASA from moving ahead with its mission to the Moon.

Hummer is coming back as a 1,000 horsepower all-electric SUV

01 Feb 2020

Hummer is coming back as a 1,000 horsepower all-electric SUV

General Motors Company is resurrecting the Hummer, its iconic military-style SUV, as an all-electric "super truck" with massive power and acceleration.

#NewsBytesWeeklyRecap: Alexa suggests suicide, messaging app spying, WhatsApp fraud, more

29 Dec 2019

#NewsBytesWeeklyRecap: Alexa suggests suicide, messaging app spying, WhatsApp fraud, more

Even as the world celebrated Christmas this week, there were some interesting developments in the sphere of technology.

Top 5 interesting facts and figures about Ford Motor Company

25 Dec 2019

Top 5 interesting facts and figures about Ford Motor Company

Ford Motor Company needs no introduction. The American automaker has been around for over 116 years, creating some of the most iconic cars, beating the indispensable Ferrari at Le Mans, and even building airplanes and armored vehicles during the World War 1 and 2.

Cheapest Harley-Davidson cruiser to be launched in India in 2021

15 Dec 2019

Cheapest Harley-Davidson cruiser to be launched in India in 2021

A few months back, Harley-Davidson had announced that it would introduce an affordable motorcycle for the Asian markets.

#NewsBytesExclusive: Shanmuga Subramanian explains how he found Vikram's crash site

03 Dec 2019

#NewsBytesExclusive: Shanmuga Subramanian explains how he found Vikram's crash site

Earlier today, NASA announced it has located the crash site and debris of India's long-lost Vikram Lander.

NASA orbiter fails to locate Vikram Lander, again

23 Oct 2019

NASA orbiter fails to locate Vikram Lander, again

NASA's second attempt to locate India's Vikram Lander on the Moon's surface has gone in vain.

NASA unveils 'futuristic' spacesuits for Moon, Mars missions

16 Oct 2019

NASA unveils 'futuristic' spacesuits for Moon, Mars missions

In a major development, NASA has taken the wraps off the next-generation spacesuits for its astronauts.

NBA: A look at Los Angeles Lakers' all-time records

25 Sep 2019

NBA: A look at Los Angeles Lakers' all-time records

The National Basketball Association (NBA) has produced a number of champion teams over the years.

NBA: Former player Andre Emmett shot dead in Dallas

24 Sep 2019

NBA: Former player Andre Emmett shot dead in Dallas

In a shocking incident, former NBA player Andre Emmett was shot dead by two unknown gunmen outside his home in Dallas, Texas, on Monday.

NBA: Here are the records held by Boston Celtics

23 Sep 2019

NBA: Here are the records held by Boston Celtics

The National Basketball Association (NBA) is the best basketball league in the world and has produced some legendary players over the years.

Ranking the best NBA matches of past 10 seasons

20 Sep 2019

Ranking the best NBA matches of past 10 seasons

The National Basketball Association (NBA) never fails to thrill fans with the most unique basketball action in the globe.

NASA's Moon orbiter will capture Vikram Lander's photographs tomorrow

16 Sep 2019

NASA's Moon orbiter will capture Vikram Lander's photographs tomorrow

As the silence of Chandrayaan-2's Vikram Lander continues to keep billions of Indians on edge, NASA is gearing up to offer some help.

NASA to help ISRO in capturing "lost" Vikram Lander's photographs

13 Sep 2019

NASA to help ISRO in capturing "lost" Vikram Lander's photographs

Days after ISRO's Vikram Lander went silent and descended to an unknown fate on the Moon, NASA has joined the efforts to help the space agency establish contact with the robotic contraption.

NBA: Here are the records held by Michael Jordan

11 Sep 2019

NBA: Here are the records held by Michael Jordan

The National Basketball Association (NBA) has seen a number of legendary players being born.

Wayne Rooney labels newspaper article 'a smear': Details here

29 Aug 2019

Wayne Rooney labels newspaper article 'a smear': Details here

Former English footballer Wayne Rooney has issued a statement regarding a newspaper article, which had photographed him alongside a woman and claimed that he was cheating on his wife.

Suspect in American scientist's murder confesses to rape

17 Jul 2019

Suspect in American scientist's murder confesses to rape

In a major development, Greek police have solved the murder mystery of US scientist Suzanne Eaton, who was found dead in Greece earlier this month, as a 27-year-old local farmer confessed to raping and murdering her.

How American singer R Kelly kept minors as sex slaves

13 Jul 2019

How American singer R Kelly kept minors as sex slaves

Disgraced American singer R Kelly was arrested recently in Chicago on charges of abuse and aggravated sexual assault.

American Airlines staff makes woman 'cover up' before boarding flight

10 Jul 2019

American Airlines staff makes woman 'cover up' before boarding flight

A US woman was temporarily removed from an American Airlines flight for wearing "inappropriate" clothing. Tisha Rowe (37), a resident of Houston (Texas), said she and her 8-year-old son weren't allowed to board the flight until she "covered up."

Wimbledon 2019: Who is the giant slayer, Cori Gauff?

02 Jul 2019

Wimbledon 2019: Who is the giant slayer, Cori Gauff?

Cori Gauff is just 15 years old and she scripted history by ousting seven-time singles Grand Slam champion Venus Williams in the first round of the Wimbledon 2019.

Harley Davidson to introduce an affordable motorcycle for Asian markets

23 Jun 2019

Harley Davidson to introduce an affordable motorcycle for Asian markets

Harley Davidson has partnered with Chinese automaker Qianjiang Motorcycle Co. to manufacture an affordable entry-level motorcycle for the Asian market.

If you're rich, you can go to space for holidaying

08 Jun 2019

If you're rich, you can go to space for holidaying

The ultra-rich ones amongst us now have a chance to spend their holidays in space, thanks to NASA.

Earth Day: 6 green-themed movies for you to watch

22 Apr 2019

Earth Day: 6 green-themed movies for you to watch

If you are somebody who cares about the planet (or the exact opposite, it doesn't matter), we have a list of films for you.

India's #ASATMissile test 'terrible thing'; created 400 debris pieces: NASA

02 Apr 2019

India's #ASATMissile test 'terrible thing'; created 400 debris pieces: NASA

NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine termed India's destruction of its own satellite as part of ASAT missile test under Mission Shakti a "terrible thing".

Mueller concludes Russia probe, submits report to US Attorney General

23 Mar 2019

Mueller concludes Russia probe, submits report to US Attorney General

Special counsel Robert Mueller has submitted the much-awaited probe report to US Attorney General William Barr on alleged collusion between Russia and US President Donald Trump's 2016 campaign, ending an investigation that has cast a shadow over the Trump presidency for nearly two years.

#EthiopianAirlinesCrash: Two minutes delay saved man from being 150th victim

11 Mar 2019

#EthiopianAirlinesCrash: Two minutes delay saved man from being 150th victim

Being late isn't a good idea, but sometimes it can save your life.

Mexican Open: Nick Kyrgios continues to show his mettle

02 Mar 2019

Mexican Open: Nick Kyrgios continues to show his mettle

It has been a fantastic week for Nick Kyrgios, as he continued to beat the big guns in the Mexican Open.

US-N Korea summit details to be announced next week: Trump

01 Feb 2019

US-N Korea summit details to be announced next week: Trump

US President Donald Trump yesterday said the details of his upcoming summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un will be announced next week, and that a date and place had been settled.

Serena Williams progresses to her 50th Grand Slam quarter-final

21 Jan 2019

Serena Williams progresses to her 50th Grand Slam quarter-final

Serena Williams, one of the greatest sportspersons to ever step onto the tennis court, has created history once again.

Trump says discussed 'highly coordinated' Syria pullout with Erdogan

24 Dec 2018

Trump says discussed 'highly coordinated' Syria pullout with Erdogan

United States President Donald Trump said he discussed Syria and "the slow & highly coordinated pullout of US troops from the area" in a phone call with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan yesterday.

F1-star Lewis Hamilton thinks India is 'poor' for races

15 Nov 2018

F1-star Lewis Hamilton thinks India is 'poor' for races

Five-time world champion Lewis Hamilton feels Formula 1 races should be held frequently in countries having 'real racing history' like England, Italy, rather than adding new countries in its calendar like Vietnam or India.

Three Indian-Americans on Time's 'Health Care 50' for extraordinary contributions

24 Oct 2018

Three Indian-Americans on Time's 'Health Care 50' for extraordinary contributions

Three Indian-Americans have been named in the Time magazine's 2018 list of the 50 most influential people whose work is transforming healthcare in the US.

Thai cave: Elon Musk visits Thailand with prototype mini-sub

10 Jul 2018

Thai cave: Elon Musk visits Thailand with prototype mini-sub

After promising help from SpaceX/Boring Company engineers for rescuing members of the youth soccer team trapped in Thailand's Tham Luang cave, it seems Elon Musk has kept his word.

End-of-American-dream: Indian techie returns after not getting paid, records video

03 Jul 2018

End-of-American-dream: Indian techie returns after not getting paid, records video

The American dream may have lost its charm, at least this is what an Indian techie who makes videos for YouTube has said.

American-firm to pay $100,000 to settle Indian-origin employee's discrimination lawsuit

03 Jul 2018

American-firm to pay $100,000 to settle Indian-origin employee's discrimination lawsuit

An American firm will pay $100,000 to settle a discrimination lawsuit filed on behalf of an Indian-origin employee who was fired for seeking a transfer to care for his differently-abled son.

2019 Chevrolet Blazer SUV unveiled: Here's everything to know

25 Jun 2018

2019 Chevrolet Blazer SUV unveiled: Here's everything to know

After a long gap of 15 years, Chevrolet is resurrecting the "Blazer" brand name with its all-new crossover.

French Open Day 6 round-up: Know what all happened

02 Jun 2018

French Open Day 6 round-up: Know what all happened

The likes of big guns Caroline Wozniacki and Novak Djokovic progressed into the fourth round of the French Open on Day 6 at Roland Garros.