Comes out with a series of recommendations after a long process of consultations on the issue. The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) on Tuesday came out in strong support of Net neutrality in a series of recommendations following a long process of consultations on the issue. “The licensing terms should be amplified to provide
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Indian scientists play a significant role in source modelling The announcement of the neutron star merger, detected on August 17 by the LIGO-VIRGO collaboration of gravitational wave detectors, has been reinforced by the observation of short gamma ray (light waves) bursts almost simultaneously by other space and earth-based observatories. “This discovery is so fundamental that
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Phenomenon was predicted by Einstein a century ago as part of his theory U.S. astrophysicists Rainer Weiss, Barry Barish and Kip Thorne and were awarded the Nobel Physics Prize on Tuesday for the discovery of gravitational waves — a phenomenon that opens a door on the extreme Universe. Predicted by Albert Einstein a century ago
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IIT-Kharagpur has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Samsung India for the setting up of a digital academy on the institute’s campus. The Department of Computer Science and Engineering in the institute would host the Samsung Innovation Lab and train students on the Internet of Things (IoT) through Tizen-based operating systems, commonly used by
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Gravitational waves were predicted by Albert Einstein a century ago as part of his theory of general relativity, but the first hard evidence of their existence came only in 2015, when two U.S. detectors found the first such signal. A fourth gravitational wave has been detected — this time with help from Italy-based equipment —
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Railway Minister Piyush Goyal has said that innovative techniques are soon being introduced to eliminate rail accidents. These include revamping the existing signalling system by use of TPWS – Train protection and Warning System and MTRC, Mobile Train Radio Communication. He said, the remaining 5000 unmanned level crossings will be eliminated in a time bound
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Project driven by European Space Agency envisages families accompanying crew To those who mock such projects as science fiction, Bernard Foing, Ambassador of the European Space Agency-driven “Moon Village” scheme, says: The goal is not only reasonable but feasible too. At a European Planetary Science Congress in Riga this week, Mr. Foing spelt out how
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All the 16 samples collected from the vicinity of the industrial area had antibiotics and antifungals Thanks to discharge of untreated effluents from pharmaceutical companies in Hyderabad, water bodies in and around the Patencheru-Bollaram Industrial area are contaminated with antibiotics and antifungal agents leading to the emergence of multidrug-resistant bacteria. The bacteria from these water
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