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Didn't get Harvard offer, fell for phishing: Journalist Nidhi Razdan

15 Jan 2021

Didn't get Harvard offer, fell for phishing: Journalist Nidhi Razdan

Well-known journalist Nidhi Razdan claimed on Friday that she fell victim to a sophisticated cyber-attack that made her believe that she has been offered a job by Harvard University.

Oxford-AstraZeneca release final-stage trial results, coronavirus vaccine labeled safe

09 Dec 2020

Oxford-AstraZeneca release final-stage trial results, coronavirus vaccine labeled safe

The University of Oxford and pharmaceutical firm AstraZeneca became the first coronavirus vaccine developers to release their final-stage clinical trial data.

It's election day: Voting begins in US, first ballots cast

03 Nov 2020

It's election day: Voting begins in US, first ballots cast

The race for White House culminated today in the United States with voting beginning in New Hampshire, a Northeastern state. The first ballots were cast in Dixville Notch and Millsfield to choose the next US President between Joe Biden and Donald Trump.

Log 9 ties up with IISc for its 'CoronaOven' project

21 May 2020

Log 9 ties up with IISc for its 'CoronaOven' project

Nanotechnology start-up Log 9 Materials has partnered with the Indian Institute of Science (IISc) for advancing the work on its novel 'CoronaOven' disinfection chamber.

IIT-Guwahati researchers develop lab-grown artificial meat that's eco-friendly

26 Aug 2019

IIT-Guwahati researchers develop lab-grown artificial meat that's eco-friendly

While all agricultural practices have varying effects on the environment, meat production is associated with accelerating the greenhouse effect due to animal methane, excessive waste, fossil fuel usage, and inordinate consumption of water and land.

Did IIT Hyderabad researchers just crack making longer-lasting roads?

29 May 2019

Did IIT Hyderabad researchers just crack making longer-lasting roads?

Researchers at the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Hyderabad have just come up with a unique model that could help in the construction of roads that last longer.

Now, doctors can detect cancer using a blood drop?

28 Feb 2019

Now, doctors can detect cancer using a blood drop?

In a remarkable development, researchers in the United States have invented a device that helps doctors detect cancer faster by simply using a blood drop or plasma, thus making it less invasive and much cheaper.

#DUPlacements: LSR student receives all-time high package of Rs. 38L

24 Jan 2019

#DUPlacements: LSR student receives all-time high package of Rs. 38L

This year's placement season has shined upon Delhi University colleges, as some of them have received an all-time high salary package, with mostly the Economics students bagging it.

ISB Professor Krishnamurthy Subramanian is the new Chief Economic Adviser

07 Dec 2018

ISB Professor Krishnamurthy Subramanian is the new Chief Economic Adviser

The government appointed Krishnamurthy Subramanian as the new Chief Economic Adviser on Friday.

IIT scientists develop material that can harvest water from fog

08 Oct 2018

IIT scientists develop material that can harvest water from fog

Taking a leaf from nature's book, a team from IIT Mandi, Himachal Pradesh has developed a material that can harvest water from fog.

AIIMS Patna doctors perform brain surgery while interacting with patient

25 Sep 2018

AIIMS Patna doctors perform brain surgery while interacting with patient

For the first time in Bihar, a team of doctors at AIIMS Patna used local anesthesia to remove a tumor from the brain of a 21-year-old man.

India-born woman student to get 'Young Scholar' award in US

11 Sep 2018

India-born woman student to get 'Young Scholar' award in US

Rajalakshmi Nandakumar, an India-born woman scholar in the US, has been chosen for a prestigious award for her work to help detect potentially life-threatening health issues using smartphones.

Experts working on app to flag 'fake news' on WhatsApp

29 Jul 2018

Experts working on app to flag 'fake news' on WhatsApp

Seeking to scotch rumors and identify fake news on social media platform WhatsApp, a team of experts at a Delhi-based institution is working on developing an application that may be able to tell you whether a message is fake or not.

Deteriorating air quality behind high premature deaths in India: Study

22 May 2018

Deteriorating air quality behind high premature deaths in India: Study

According to a study conducted by IIT-Delhi, worsening air quality in the last two decades is the principle reason behind large number of premature deaths in the country.

MIT's breathable workout suit is here. Say goodbye to sweat!

13 Sep 2017

MIT's breathable workout suit is here. Say goodbye to sweat!

If sweating and soggy clothes are stopping you from exercising, then researchers at Massachusetts Institute of Technology have good news for you!

Self-replicating 3D printer could help construct a lunar base

11 Jun 2017

Self-replicating 3D printer could help construct a lunar base

Scientists from a university in Canada are developing a new 3D printer which can make copies of itself using lunar material.

MIT's breathable workout suit is here. Say goodbye to sweat!

23 May 2017

MIT's breathable workout suit is here. Say goodbye to sweat!

If sweating and soggy clothes are stopping you from exercising, then researchers at Massachusetts Institute of Technology have good news for you!

Sanitary Napkins - How safe are menstrual hygiene products?

19 May 2017

Sanitary Napkins - How safe are menstrual hygiene products?

Who has ever questioned the safety of menstrual hygiene products in India, where menstruation is still a hush-hush topic?

Robot journalist makes debut in China

19 Jan 2017

Robot journalist makes debut in China

On Wednesday, a robot journalist made its debut in China's daily newspaper; it wrote a 300 characters article in one second.

Study predicts loss of 5 million jobs

05 Sep 2016

Study predicts loss of 5 million jobs

A World Economic Forum study called 'Future of Jobs' has predicted that around 5 million people will lose their jobs by 2020.