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  • Solar-powered UAV to be developed in India

    Bangalore, Dec 11 (): The Bangalore-based Aeronautical Development Establishment (ADE), a lab of the Defence Research and Development Organisation is planning to develop a solar-based Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) and is scouting for a foreign partner for collaboration. “We are looking forward to develop a solar-powered unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) with a long-range and endurance…

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  • Shilpa Shetty announces pregnancy on Twitter

    Mumbai, Dec 11 (): Shilpa who is known to have the fittest body in the Bollywood industry on Saturday confirmed her pregnancy and said she is looking forward to the new ‘addition’ to her family. Shilpa is expecting her first child. The actress is reportedly in her second trimester. The actress kept the news a…

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  • Nobel Peace Prize 2011 – Recognition of women’s voice for peace

    Oslo, Dec 11 ():  The Norwegian Nobel Committee announced its decision to give this year’s Nobel Peace Prize on Oct. 7, 2011 to the three women for “their non-violent struggle for the safety of women and for women’s rights to full participation in peace building work.” Liberian President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf, her compatriot Leymah Gbowee and…

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  • NASA Rover Opportunity Finds New Clue Water Flowed on Mars

    NASA, Dec 10 (): NASA’s Mars Exploration Rover Opportunity has discovered veins of a mineral, likely gypsum, running along the rim of a huge crater called Endeavor according to a NASA press release. Gypsum – commonly known as plaster of Paris – typically forms from water flowing through rock. An examination of the vein will…

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  • NASA announces launch of private space station Trip

    Washington, Dec 11 (): NASA has announced that the SpaceX Dragon capsule will launch the first-ever commercial cargo run to the International Space Station in February. “Pending all the final safety reviews and testing, SpaceX will send its Dragon spacecraft to rendezvous with the International Space Station in less than two months,” said a NASA…

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  • Kudankulam siege called off

    Chennai, Dec 11 (): Amidst conflicting claims, the anti – Kudankulam activists called off the siege of the nuclear plant. An estimated 1500 villagers had gathered on both sides of the road outside the plant to lay siege. Yesterday late evening, the Tirunelveli District Collector and other officials met the activist, S. Sivasubramanian, coordinator of…

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  • KEPLER-22B : Habitable ‘Super-Earth’ found

    NASA, Dec 11 (): Kepler-22B may be the most Earth-like world yet found in the galaxy. It orbits a star like the Sun 600 light years — that is nearly 4,000 billion miles away in the constellation Cygnus. NASA’s new finding, Kepler-22b may support life and vegetation. It may take decades or centuries in making…

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  • Jayalalithaa astrologer secret deviaprasanam at Thiruvannamalai temple

    Chennai, Dec8  (Truth Dive): TN CM astrolger and Kerala-based astrologer Parappanangadi Unnikrishna Panicker’s conducting of  deviaprasanam(deity wishes) at the Arulmigu Renugambal Amman temple in Padavedu village in Thiruvannamalai district since Monday has raised doubts from devotees. The locals said Panicker had held many a deivaprasnam in the temple before he was caught in a controversy after…

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