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This Kashmiri Pandit returned to Srinagar after 29 years

'Kashmir is heaven on earth. I had to come back.' On October 13, 1990, Roshan Lal Mawa, above, was shot four times in the abdomen in his shop in Zaina Kadal, Srinagar. He survived and moved to......

India shoots down live satellite, 4th country to enter space power club

The missile hit a live satellite flying in a Low Earth Orbit after it traversed a distance of almost 300 km from earth within three minutes of its launch. IMAGE: Ballistic Missile Defence (BMD)......

The biggest elections on earth: Lok Sabha poll in numbers

The Lok Sabha election is the biggest democratic undertaking on Earth, with hundreds of millions of voters casting their ballot. 7-phase Lok Sabha polls to begin April 11, counting on May 23: EC......

Lost and Found at the Kumbh Mela

The festival is billed as the largest gathering of humanity on earth, with 110 million people expected to attend over 49 days. But for the thousands who get lost among the crowds, help is at hand......

'Fortunate that men like him walked this earth during our time'

Shortly after former Defence Minister George Fernandes died at the age of 88, leaders across the political spectrum paid tribute to the veteran leader. Here is how our leaders reacted to the......

Growing crops in space, reaping the benefits on Earth

The ongoing experiments on Moon, Mars and elsewhere could translate into better crop yields and hardier plants that could thrive in inhospitable parts of the world, says Devangshu Datta. IMAGE:......

The lady behind Good Earth's success

'Good Earth was more a passion than a business for a long time,' Anita Lal tells Anjuli Bhargava.'Today, I can assure you I know more about retail than most, but I learnt it all the hard......

Why Gully Boy is no Kaala

While Pa Ranjith proved yet again to be the salt of the earth in his land mafia film, Zoya Akhtar took a haphazard route to make something that was hardly rooted in Asia's biggest slum, feels J......

Saif has not seen Sara's Kedarnath yet

'Saif is just petrified to watch Sara on screen.' No entity on this earth is as insecure as a parent waiting see a child's career take off. Who would know this better than Saif Ali Khan who at......

'I don't dwell on success or failure beyond Monday'

'If the film becomes a hit within Friday, Saturday and Sunday, I am relieved.''But by Monday, I need to come back to earth.' Photograph: Pradeep Bandekar Dulquer Salmaan has no star airs about......

'Om was just... the salt of the earth'

'Though his death was sudden, I can't say it was totally unexpected.''In a way death has relieved him of all the stress, and that includes the bad films he took on, I presume for financial......

How dominant India brought Windies back to earth

IMAGE: Rohit Sharma, right, celebrates scoring a century with Ambati Rayudu. Photograph: BCCI/Twitter Captain Virat Kohli endured a rare failure but Rohit Sharma more than compensated with a......

Lippi's China held scoreless by India in 'Earth Derby'

IMAGE: Action from the football friendly between China and India in Hong Kong on Saturday. Photograph: Kind courtesy, Indian Football Team/Twitter China's struggles in the build-up to January's......

Belgium coach Martinez 'proudest man on earth' after toppling Brazil

IMAGE: Belgium coach Roberto Martinez goads his players during the World Cup quarter-final against Brazil. Photograph: Gleb Garanich/Reuters Belgium coach Roberto Martinez said he was the......
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India puts RISAT-2B satellite into orbit

Sriharikota (Andhra Pradesh): India on Wednesday successfully placed into orbit radar imaging earth observation satellite RISAT-2B, the third in... ...
China could weaponise rare earths in US tech war

BEIJING: The US has hit China where it hurts by going after its telecom champion Huawei, but Beijing's control of the global supply of rare earths... ...
Isro puts earth observation satellites in orbit

ISRO successfully puts earth observation satellite into orbit ...

The Earth is the only terrestrial planet with a large amount of water and a relatively large moon, which stabilises the Earth's axis. Both were... ...
Send your name to fly aboard next Mars rover

Washington: Although it will be years before the first humans set foot on Mars, the US space agency has invited public to submit their names to fly... ...

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