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China's spacecraft successfully brings home moon samples

17 Dec 2020

China's spacecraft successfully brings home moon samples

China's Chang'e-5 probe successfully touched down on Earth in the early hours of Thursday, bringing home the first samples of the moon in over 40 years.

Will being exposed to low quantities of coronavirus generate immunity?

19 Nov 2020

Will being exposed to low quantities of coronavirus generate immunity?

Developing immunity against COVID-19 through repeated low-dose exposures is possible, however, it is not likely, Dr. James Hamblin said while responding to a query in his 'Paging Dr. Hamblin' column in The Atlantic.

2 weeks, 2 hurricanes: Category four storm 'Iota' hits Nicaragua

17 Nov 2020

2 weeks, 2 hurricanes: Category four storm 'Iota' hits Nicaragua

A category four storm has made landfall in Nicaragua mere two weeks after another storm had hit.

Coronavirus: US reports record single-day spike of 128k new cases

08 Nov 2020

Coronavirus: US reports record single-day spike of 128k new cases

As the United States has been more focused on the Presidential elections this past week, the COVID-19 situation has worsened.

Coronavirus-positive Trump's return to White House raises concerns about staff

06 Oct 2020

Coronavirus-positive Trump's return to White House raises concerns about staff

United States President Donald Trump returned to the White House as he checked out of a hospital on Monday after four days of emergency treatment for COVID-19.

Reliance Retail scores Rs. 3,675cr from General Atlantic: Details here

30 Sep 2020

Reliance Retail scores Rs. 3,675cr from General Atlantic: Details here

The retail venture of Mukesh Ambani's Reliance Industries is going all guns blazing to take on Amazon and Walmart in India.

To reduce coronavirus spread, you need to limit your talking

02 Sep 2020

To reduce coronavirus spread, you need to limit your talking

Since the beginning of the coronavirus pandemic, experts have stressed the importance of wearing masks, maintaining social distancing, among other health precautions.

Ed-tech start-up Unacademy raises $150 million, joins elite unicorn club

02 Sep 2020

Ed-tech start-up Unacademy raises $150 million, joins elite unicorn club

Bengaluru-based ed-tech start-up Unacademy has joined the elite unicorn club of India.

Musical prodigy Mike Yang joins NYU's Tisch School of Arts

13 Aug 2020

Musical prodigy Mike Yang joins NYU's Tisch School of Arts

Musical genius Wenjie Yang, also known as Mike Yang, has recently moved to the New York City to focus on his acting career.

Can a recovered patient be infected again by coronavirus?

21 Jul 2020

Can a recovered patient be infected again by coronavirus?

As Oxford University's vaccine candidate for COVID-19 has been found safe and effective, there remains obscurity over how long immunity against the novel coronavirus will last.

BET Awards: How artists addressed social injustice through virtual performances

30 Jun 2020

BET Awards: How artists addressed social injustice through virtual performances

The coronavirus pandemic has limited most of our lives to the indoors, forcing office meetings, weddings, fundraisers, tech conventions, etc., to go virtual.

Coronavirus: Testing negative probably isn't the free pass you think

22 Jun 2020

Coronavirus: Testing negative probably isn't the free pass you think

Over the past six months, the novel coronavirus pandemic has infected nearly ninety lakh people and killed over 4.6 lakh worldwide.

An online make-believe world away from the coronavirus pandemic

06 Jun 2020

An online make-believe world away from the coronavirus pandemic

Since the coronavirus outbreak has forced several countries into lockdowns, people across the globe have come to realize the little joys of what we normally consider boring.

Ambani's Jio Platforms scores another investment: $1.2 billion from Mubadala

05 Jun 2020

Ambani's Jio Platforms scores another investment: $1.2 billion from Mubadala

In another multi-billion-dollar deal, Jio Platforms, the company holding the telecom and digital businesses of Reliance Industries Limited (RIL), has agreed to raise Rs. 9,093.6 crore from Mubadala, an Abu Dhabi-based sovereign investor.

Boris Johnson to face senior MPs amid Dominic Cummings row

27 May 2020

Boris Johnson to face senior MPs amid Dominic Cummings row

United Kingdom Prime Minister Boris Johnson is set to be questioned by senior MPs at the Commons Liaison Committee for the first time since becoming PM.

Jio Platforms raises Rs. 11,367 crore from KKR: Details here

22 May 2020

Jio Platforms raises Rs. 11,367 crore from KKR: Details here

Jio Platforms, the company holding the telecom and digital businesses of Reliance Industries Limited (RIL), has raised Rs. 11,367 crore ($1.5 billion) from US-based equity firm KKR.

Jio Platforms raises Rs. 6,598 crore from General Atlantic

17 May 2020

Jio Platforms raises Rs. 6,598 crore from General Atlantic

Jio Platforms, the entity holding telecom and digital businesses of Reliance Industries Limited (RIL), has raised Rs. 6,598 crore ($869.8 million) from US-based private equity firm General Atlantic.

Bill Gates is buying a $600 million futuristic eco-friendly superyacht

10 Feb 2020

Bill Gates is buying a $600 million futuristic eco-friendly superyacht

Microsoft co-founder and the world's second-richest man, Bill Gates, is reportedly spending a whopping $645 million on a futuristic yacht.

Facebook Libra launch could get delayed due to regulatory concerns

30 Sep 2019

Facebook Libra launch could get delayed due to regulatory concerns

The launch of Facebook's cryptocurrency Libra could get delayed beyond the scheduled target of June 2020 owing to regulatory concerns that have been raised around the world.

This version of iPhone 11 Pro costs Rs. 24 lakh

24 Sep 2019

This version of iPhone 11 Pro costs Rs. 24 lakh

The all-new iPhone 11 Pro costs a fortune, but for some nerds, this wasn't enough.

Beauty on wheels: 5 most beautiful cars in the world

29 Aug 2019

Beauty on wheels: 5 most beautiful cars in the world

Over the decades, the automobile industry has changed more than anyone could have imagined.

Happy Birthday Nikola Tesla, the greatest inventor in history

10 Jul 2019

Happy Birthday Nikola Tesla, the greatest inventor in history

Over 100 years ago, a Serbian-American man by the name of Nikola Tesla changed the world as we knew it, forever.

Credit card, Apple TV+, Arcade: Everything Apple announced yesterday

26 Mar 2019

Credit card, Apple TV+, Arcade: Everything Apple announced yesterday

A few hours ago, Apple hosted a 'special event' at the Steve Jobs Theater and unveiled a slew of products to expand the services side of its business.

Now, teenagers use Google Docs to chat under teachers' noses

17 Mar 2019

Now, teenagers use Google Docs to chat under teachers' noses

Technology is changing lives, but for teenagers, it's giving them new ways to sneak under the noses of their parents.

Bugatti unveiled world's most expensive car at $18 million

10 Mar 2019

Bugatti unveiled world's most expensive car at $18 million

At the ongoing Geneva Motor Show, Bugatti has unveiled the world's most expensive car - the La Voiture Noire.

Google wants to sneak in your bedroom, patents relevant tech

27 Nov 2018

Google wants to sneak in your bedroom, patents relevant tech

Just like Facebook, Google also mines your data for targeted advertising.

Titanic II, replica of the original, to sail in 2022

24 Oct 2018

Titanic II, replica of the original, to sail in 2022

110 years after Titanic sank in Atlantic, a replica of the doomed ship is expected to start its maiden voyage in 2022.

Stormy Daniels and her convoluted affair with Donald Trump

01 Feb 2018

Stormy Daniels and her convoluted affair with Donald Trump

The story of the alleged sexual affair of porn star Stormy Daniels with Donald Trump in 2006 is getting murkier by the day.

Ex-White House staffer blames Trump's anti-Islamic rhetoric for quitting

27 Feb 2017

Ex-White House staffer blames Trump's anti-Islamic rhetoric for quitting

Rumana Ahmed, a Hijab-clad Muslim former White House staffer, has opened up about why she quit her job, eight days after President Donald Trump took office.