Mongolia Launched Its First Satellite Mongol Sat-I
Mongolia launched its first satellite named Mongol Sat-I, part of its efforts to make use of new technology to diversify its resource-dependent economy.
Navy’s missile destroyer dedicated to Chennai
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K. Palaniswami dedicated the Indian Navy’s indigenously designed ‘P15A Guided Missile Destroyer’, INS Chennai to the city Chennai.
LHS 1140b: Another planet in habitable zone discovered
Astronomers have discovered yet another planet, called LHS1140b, which is expected to be present in the Goldilocks Zone.
BRABO: First ‘Made in India’ Industrial Robot
TAL Manufacturing Solutions, a wholly owned subsidiary of Tata Motors has unveiled India’s first ‘conceptualized, designed and manufactured articulated industrial robot’ called “BRABO”. BRABO stands for “Bravo Robot”.
Computer and internet pioneer Robert Taylor dies
Robert Taylor, a computer scientist who was instrumental in the creation of the internet and modern computer, has died.
Nokia partner with Airtel & BSNL to set up 5G internet speed in India
Nokia and Airtel along with state-owned network BSNL (Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd) have announced that they have partnered to set up 5G internet speed in India to introduce a fast internet ecosystem in the country.
Protein detected that increases effectiveness of vaccines
Researchers have discovered a protein they believe would help make vaccinations more effective and provide protection from other diseases such as cancer. The finding allows for greater understanding of how vaccine enhancers work and can best be used.
Possible Venus ‘twin’ discovered
Astronomers, using NASA’s Kepler space telescope, have discovered a Venus-like planet orbiting a dim star that is one-fifth the diameter of our Sun and is located 219 light years away from the earth.
12th Indo-Mongolian Joint Military Exercise Nomadic Elephant held in Vairengte
The twelfth edition Indo-Mongolian Joint Military Exercise Nomadic Elephant 2017 has begun at Vairengte in Mizoram. Vairengte houses Indian Army’s elite Counter-Insurgency and Jungle Warfare School.
South Korea test fires 800km-range ballistic missile
South Korea has successfully test-fired a home-developed ballistic missile with a range long enough to hit any part of North Korea.