No human has been to the Moon since 1972 and only 12 people have ever done it—all of them American men. But that list could soon be getting a lot longer.
Why the Moon? Haven’t we already been there, done that? Well, yes. But now there are new reasons motivating countries to reach the Moon.
Human and other missions to the Moon are planned by India,
The Army’s attempts to upgrade its short range air defence systems continues to hang fire with the tender for Very Short Range Air Defence (VSHORAD) systems stuck again after recent re-trials.
“Re-trials have been completed and two of the three contenders failed to comply with the requirements. The deal is before general staff evaluation and a t
by Gautam Navlakha
All the surveys and ratings cannot protect those who get weighed under their own lies and they also singe those who come to defend lies. As the story of Rafale gradually unravels, we are now witnessing some tough questions being posed to the Government. It is not about the quality of the fighter plane chosen after a long drawn
Beyond the politics of last week's Congress-BJP squabble over the deal to purchase Rafale fighters for the IAF lies the grim reality of an emaciated force that is well short of the strength required to face up to a two-front threat
by Sushant Singh
The five LCA Tejas supplied to the IAF by Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd (HAL), Bangalore, are part of a
Earlier this August, Facebook had launched its exclusive platform for videos called ‘Watch’. Facebook Watch is however currently available only in the US. The platform is available on mobile web, desktop, and the smartphone app as well. It is now reported that Facebook will launch Watch in India as early as the start of 2018. The timeline for the l
To check the menace of imposters extorting money posing as electricity distribution company (discom) officials, BSES on Monday announced the launch of an app to verify the identity of its inspection staff. The introductive of this innovative solution by BSES, one of the two electricity distribution companies of Delhi, follows numerous instances of
The number of train delays due to snow, black ice and leaves on the line has dropped since 2015 when new techniques to combat bad weather were introduced, rail company Prorail said on Monday.
In 2015 there were 819 delays due to weather conditions, but that fell to 687 in 2016. And with six weeks to go, so far this...