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Celebrating Kalpana Chawla, 16 years after her death

01 Feb 2019

Celebrating Kalpana Chawla, 16 years after her death

Seven astronauts were killed today 16 years ago, after their space shuttle disintegrated on entering the Earth's atmosphere, 16 minutes away from landing. Kalpana Chawla, the first woman of Indian-origin to space-travel, was one of them.

Inspired by Google-Glass, Delhi boy invents device for hearing impaired

22 Jun 2018

Inspired by Google-Glass, Delhi boy invents device for hearing impaired

At just 17, this Delhi boy is a genius.

Former Yahoo! CEO Marissa Mayer setting up new start-up incubator

20 Apr 2018

Former Yahoo! CEO Marissa Mayer setting up new start-up incubator

Former CEO of Yahoo! Marissa Mayer is setting up a new start-up incubator called Lumi Labs.

Celebrating Kalpana Chawla on her 56th birth anniversary

17 Mar 2018

Celebrating Kalpana Chawla on her 56th birth anniversary

Kalpana Chawla, the first woman of Indian-origin to space-travel, was born today in Karnal, Haryana.

Celebrating Kalpana Chawla, 15 years after her death

01 Feb 2018

Celebrating Kalpana Chawla, 15 years after her death

Seven astronauts were killed today 15 years ago, after their space shuttle disintegrated on entering the Earth's atmosphere, 16 minutes away from landing. Kalpana Chawla, the first woman of Indian-origin to space-travel, was one of them.

Revised lawsuit against Google over gender pay disparity

04 Jan 2018

Revised lawsuit against Google over gender pay disparity

Four former women employees of Google have filed a revised lawsuit against the tech giant on Wednesday, accusing it of gender pay disparity.

NASA pumps $127 million into building a space robot

10 Dec 2016

NASA pumps $127 million into building a space robot

United States' space agency NASA has announced plans of building a space robot worth $127 million to help repair and refuel the agency's satellites.

Flipkart launches office in Palo Alto

13 Aug 2016

Flipkart launches office in Palo Alto

On 12th August, 2016, Indian e-commerce giant Flipkart established an office in the United States of America.