It sounds amazing to know tha tat US based start up company has created a bottle called "Fontus". This is not an ordinary water bottle. indeed a special one which fills in by creating water out of light and air.
Snapdeal, the Delhi based online marketplace has launched a new programme on its portal called Sunshine. This allows the users to donate stuff to the nine associated NGOs. This is a platform where users can make donations to causes under education, health, sports, women empowerment, disaster relief and old age care.
Atlético Madrid suffered a defeat in the hands of Barcelona by 2-1 in the first leg of the Champions League quarter-finals on Tuesday. Before Fernando Torres was sent off for two bookable offences, he scored for for Atlético. Holders Barca upped the tempo after the break, Suarez prodding in the equaliser then powerfully heading in the winner.
In the first leg of the Champions League quarter-final on Tuesday at Allianz Arena, Benfica suffered a defeat in the hands of Bayern Munich by 1-0. Chilean midfielder Arturo Vidal scored the only goal in the game. Bayern Munich hence take a slender lead to Lisbon.
The star batsman of India, Virat Kohli retains the number 1 position in T20 rankings. Thats indeed a good news for India. India managed to retain their position in top T20I team even though it lost to West indies in its semi-finals. Indian bowlers Jasprit Bumrah and Ashish Nehra achieved their career-best rankings of seventh and eleventh respectively.
Waqar Younis resigned as the head coach of the Pakistan team after the WT20I. The 44 year former bowler said that he was resigning with a very heavy heart. This resignation came a day after Shahid Afridi resigned as being the 20-20 captain. In the report presented by Waqar Younis post the world cup, he blamed Shahid Afridi for his poor captaincy for the poor performance of the team.
The Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu inaugrated and flagged off the India's fastest train "Gatimaan Expres" also known as "semi bullet" from the Hazrat Nizamuddin Railway Station in Delhi. The train will cover the 192-km distance between Delhi and Agra in all of 100 minutes. It will operate for 6 days in a week. The rail ministry reported, “The launch of this train heralds a new era of high speed rail travel in India,”
According to the reports of the Society of Manufacturers of Electric Vehicles, the sale of the electric vehicle in india has risen from 16,000 to 22,000 in the present year. This is a happy increase as it conveys that the commuters are nunderstanding the benefits of using electric cars. However lack of infrastructural facilities like charging stations and difficulties in gettign the credit to purchase the electric vehicle are some of the reasons which is a hindrance to the movement towards green
India has decided to go alone and not go in unison with Japan in its Chandrayaan II project. The aim behind this is to keep the lunar exploration programe completely indigenous with 'minor' help from NASA.
A NASA led team of scientists developed a way of detecting the presence of different types of underground fungi attached to the roots of trees by studying the satellite images of a forest global Earth Observatory. These are known as mycorrhizal fungi and they spread underground for miles. By making this research the scientists will be able to study the impact of climate change on forest habitats and determine where forests will survive in the future.
A white dwarf planet has been discovered which is named as Dox. It has an atmosphere with pure oxygen. With an outermost layer of 99.9 percent pure oxygen, its atmosphere is the most oxygen-rich in the known universe. This is believed to be a part of the binary star. It must have been the explosion of the star, that caused Dox to lose its lighter elements, leaving only oxygen.
The Gatiman Express also known as "semi bullet" which will be India's fastest train will hit the tracks on 5th April. The train will run between Delhi and Agra at a speed of 160 km/h. The train is scheduled to run from Hazrat Nizamuddin and reach Agra in 100 minutes. Rail Minister Suresh Prabhu will flag off the train at 10 am from the Rail Bhawan
The Swedish scientists at Wallenberg Wood Science Center in Stockholm have developed a material which is stronger than glass. Dubbed as "Transparent Wood", this material can be used tougher wood-based windows and even cheaper wood-covered solar cells.
India stands on number 4, in spending on the defence according to the reports of IHS. Last year India stood on the sixth position. this increase is a result of an increase in expenditure to $50.7 billion combined with cuts to military spending by Russia and Saudi Arabia.
A stronger warnings have been induced on all the tobacco products. The Ministry of Health confirm that large pictorial health warnings on the packets of all health products will come to force from April 1, 2016.
The researchers at MIT’s Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Lab are developing the technology to give away with the system of wi-fi password. They have developed a system called Dubbed Chronos which will enable Wi-Fi access points to locate users without external sensors. Hence a password-free Wi-Fi technology can be created. The location of the user is calculated by calculating the time taken by the data to travel from user to the access point.
West Indies wins an amazing match against India today in the mumbai stadium. India gave a wonderful start with 193 runs. The bowlers however could not spell the magic on the field. Simmon played a wonderful innings with 83 runs. What came as a sin for the team were the two no balls bowled by Ashwin and Pandya where the wicket of Simmon came as a boon for the West Indies.
A new two seater car designed specially for the children have been launched. This car has been designed and created by Young Drivers - a company that specializes in providing driving experiences to under-17s. The car runs on the power provided by two electric motors. The unique feature of the car is its collision sensors, a system that can bring the car to a halt if a collision is detected. Other features includes features disc brakes, independent suspension etc.