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Scientists identify molecule that kills tumour cells, may help fight cancer

Scientists have identified a molecule that can rapid kill  tumour cells and could potentially be used to develop new cancer therapies. Humans need the chemical element selenium for good health. The selenium-containing enzyme thioredoxin reductase 1 (TrxR1) can be used ...

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ISRO releases first image taken by Cartosat-2 series satellite

The first day image captured by India’s recently launched weather observation Cartosat-2 series satellite shows a part of Indore city in Madhya Pradesh with the Holkar Cricket Stadium in the centre. The image was acquired on January 15, three days ...

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Farthest known galaxy in the universe discovered: NASA

Washington, Jan 14 (PTI) NASA scientists have spotted the farthest known galaxy in the universe, a primitive cluster of stars just 500 million years old. An intensive survey deep into the universe by NASAs Hubble and Spitzer space telescopes has ...

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You might prevent spam in WhatsApp soon

San Francisco: WhatsApp is working on a feature in its app which will empower its users to prevent spam messages in the next update version 2.17.430, an app watcher said. According to WABetaInfo, a fan website that tests new features, ...

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Mark Zuckerberg loses $3.3 billion after Facebook news feed change

Mark Zuckerberg’s decision to change the news feed operation by Facebook cost him a big loss amounting to $3.3bn. The net worth of the CEO dropped by 4.4 percent out of his personal fortune. The leading social networking site had ...

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ISRO successfully launches India’s 100th satellite and 29 Others

Sriharikota: India today successfully launched a Cartosat-2 series cartographic satellite and 29 others onboard its Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV) from its launchpad here. The successful launch and completion of the PSLV C-40 mission comes four months after ISRO’s mission to ...

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First blue moon total eclipse in 150 years to occur this month

A rare total lunar eclipse that involves the second full moon of the month – popularly referred to as a Blue Moon – is set to take place on January 31 for the first time in over 150 years. This ...

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Website to track, register NRI marriages : Centre

New Delhi : The Union Ministry is setting up a website on which registrars from states across the country will have to upload details related to NRI marriages, in a move aimed at tracking the issue of NRI husbands abandoning ...

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Facebook apologizes for being inconsistent about offensive posts

London: Facebook has apologised for the inconsistencies in deleting offensive posts. The apology comes after an investigation found that moderators failed to make the right decision almost half the time when deeply offensive posts were reported, according to The Telegraph. ...

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Google Doodle honors Mirza Ghalib on his 220th birthday

NEW DELHI: Google’s doodle today celebrates the poet, Mirza Ghalib on his 220th birth anniversary. A prominent Urdu and Persian-language poet during the Mughal era, Mirza Asadullah Baig Khan was born in Agra on 27 December 1797. He began composing ...

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WhatsApp gets legal notice for “middle finger” emoji

New Delhi: An advocate on Tuesday sent a legal notice to mobile messaging app WhatsApp, asking it to remove the “middle finger” emoji within 15 days. Gurmeet Singh, who practises as a lawyer in city courts here, said showing the ...

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Selling your phone? Ensure data is erased, not just formatted

New Delhi: Before disposing off old gadgets like hard disk drives or mobile phones, you need to ensure that data is securely wiped — not just formatted — by a recognised software data erasure to avoid passing sensitive data to strangers, ...

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(اردو) فیس بک پر آپ کی تصویر پوسٹ ہونے پر خبردار کرنے والا سافٹ ویئر

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Reliance Jio again extends its ‘triple cashback offer’ till Dec 25

New Delhi: Reliance Jio has once again extended its offer “Triple Cashback Offer”. Early in November the Offer launched and gives deadline as Dec 15 which benefits Jio Prime Customers worth up to Rs. 2,599 if buying recharges of Rs. ...

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