‘Vyommitra’: The humanoid for Gaganyaan

BENGALURU: With the first unmanned flight as part of the first human spaceflight programme (Gaganyaan) scheduled for later this year, here’s the first glimpse of the humanoid that the Indian Space Research Organisation (Isro) hopes to send before finally sending humans in 2022. And, while India is not sending women […]

Support immigration or miss tech boom: Nadella

NEW DELHI: Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella warned that countries that fail to attract immigrants will lose out as the global tech industry continues to grow. “Every country is rethinking what is in their national interest,” Nadella said in an interview with Bloomberg on Tuesday at Davos. Governments need to “maintain […]

In Luv

He was handsome & she was the queen….He fell for her & she too felt for him….They were in luv ….the real one….He gifted her solitaire, roses, perfumes & chocolates & in turn she cared for him….Universe admired them though & though….He could see world in her eyes & she […]

Saudi Crown Prince hacked Bezos’s phone: Report

WASHINGTON: Jeff Bezos‘s mobile phone was hacked following an exchange between the Amazon.com Inc chief executive officer and Saudi Prince Mohammed bin Salman on encrypted messaging service WhatsApp, according to two people familiar with an analysis of the breach. While a message from the prince to Bezos in mid-2018 that […]

China: SARS-like virus could mutate; toll hits 9

BEIJING: China warned on Wednesday that a SARS-like virus could mutate and spread as the death toll rose to nine and the number of cases reached 440 across the country. The coronavirus is transmitted via the respiratory tract and there “is the possibility of viral mutation and further spread of […]

Congress state governments may not cooperate on NPR

NEW DELHI: Congress is likely to opt for “non-cooperation” over the National Population Register (NPR) exercise in states where the party is in office, a stance which suggests that the party’s governments may not facilitate the surveys that need to be conducted. With Kerala having declared that it will not […]

TOI sees rise in number of young readers

The Times of India’s readership is dominated by young people from the top segment of society and it continues to grow in these sections, the latest Indian Readership Survey (IRS) has found. Of TOI’s readership, 42.5% are below the age of 30 and 82.3% belong to the A category in […]

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