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Tamilnadu govt staff set to get bonanza

Chennai: Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami today announced formation of a committee to...... Read More >>

Talk on epic character Bhishmar

Chennai: Writer P N Parasuraman will deliver a talk on epic character Bhishmar as part of '...... Read More >>

Overcoming trauma to become donor

Chennai: It is not easy to take a decision at any point in life but the most difficult must be to...... Read More >>

Aguero stars as Man City sink Monaco in thriller

Manchester: Sergio Aguero starred as Manchester City beat Monaco 5-3 in a breathless and...... Read More >>

Shooters impress new foreign rifle coach

New Delhi: They may not have been setting the stage ablaze in recent times but newly-appointed...... Read More >>

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Balamurugan Selvaraj, Friday, 23rd December 2016
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ISS to be equipped with expandable habitat

Washington: For the first time, the International Space Station (ISS) will be equipped with an expandable habitable structure that has the potential to revolutionise work on the orbital laboratory. ... Read More >>

World's smartest luxury watch unveiled

New York: A leading Swiss watchmaker and two technology titans have combined forces to produce a computerized wristwatch billed as the 'world's smartest luxury watch.' ... Read More >>

Gravity-defying 3D printer

Amsterdam: The 3D-printed home has been accomplished - and apparently the next step is something a little more structurally challenging. A 3D-printing company based in Amsterdam has developed a revolutionary, multi-axis robotic 3D printer that can 'draw' structures in the air -- and it's planning ... Read More >>

World's most powerful MRI scanner developed

Scientists have developed the world's most powerful MRI scanner - strong enough to lift a 60 metric tonne battle tank. ... Read More >>

Way to good health is now an app away

Chennai: In today's world, everything is based on technology and people are so much into the virtual world that they have started adapting to it. The term 'mobile apps' has given a new dimension to people's lives and many have switched to the trend. ... Read More >>

'Robotarium' to provide remote access to robots

Washington: Researchers in US are developing a new lab called 'Robotarium' that will house up to 100 ground and aerial swarm robots to allow scientists to conduct experiments remotely. ... Read More >>

H&R Block succeeds again

Pune: Do not mistake these for fighters. We are in fact talking about a robust and extremely efficient tax pros team that was employed by H&R Block to help fight the tax war for the army of tax payers across India. ... Read More >>

NASA software to improve spacing between planes

Washington: NASA has developed a new air traffic control software to better manage the spacing between planes to help save both time and fuel and reduce emissions. The computer software tool designed to aid air traffic controllers was presented to the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) during ... Read More >>

India has slowest net speed in Asia-Pacific

Chennai: The global average internet connection speed increased 23 percent to 5.6 Mbps in the quarter ended December 2015 compared to the same period of 2014, a report said. The report 'Fourth Quarter, 2015, State of the Internet Report' was released by Akamai Technologies Inc., a global leader in ... Read More >>

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