Isro develops desi atomic clock, to be used in navigation satellites

Isro develops desi atomic clock, to be used in navigation satellites

NEW DELHI: In a significant development, Indian Space Research Organisation (Isro) has developed an atomic clock that will be used in navigation satellites to measure precise location data. The space agency currently imports atomic clocks from European aerospace manufacturer Astrium for its navig...
Walmart plans $2-3 billion push for Flipkart

Walmart plans $2-3 billion push for Flipkart

NEW DELHI: Global retail giant Walmart plans to pump $2-3 billion (over Rs 13,000 crore) as fresh equity into Flipkart to strengthen its hold on the e-commerce company, while buying existing shareholders for a majority control in a deal that is expected to be announced this week. Sources told...
Namaz should be in mosques, not in public places: Haryana CM Khattar

Namaz should be in mosques, not in public places: Haryana CM Khattar

GURUGRAM: Haryana chief minister Manohar Lal Khattar said on Sunday that namaz should be read in mosques or idgahs rather than in public spaces. The comment, made in response to questions about recent disruptions of Friday prayers in Gurugram, came a day after right-wing outfits asked the CM ...
Brace for more: Haryana schools closed, north India on storm alert

Brace for more: Haryana schools closed, north India on storm alert

NEW DELHI: Days after thunderstorms wreaked havoc across the country, claiming at least 129 lives, the Met department has issued another storm warning for north India for the next two days. Reacting to the alert, Haryana education minister Ram Bilas Sharma announced that all schools in the st...
North Korea says it has suspended nuclear missile testing

North Korea says it has suspended nuclear missile testing

SEOUL: North Korea said Saturday it has suspended nuclear and long-range missile tests and plans to close its nuclear test site. The announcement came ahead of a new round of nuclear negotiations between Pyongyang, Seoul and Washington, but there was no clear indication in the North's ann...