Archive for November 1st, 2017

Forget face scans, your clothes could soon be your new passcode

Washington D.C. [USA], Nov 1 (ANI): A team of researchers has come up with a new type of fabric”>smart fabric that could pave the way for jackets that store invisible passcodes and open the door to your apartment or office.

The University of Washington computer scientists have…

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Five of eight killed in New York attack are Argentine

Buenos Aires, Nov 1 (IANS) Eight persons were killed and 12 injured after a truck ploughed into pedestrians in Lower Manhattan in New York on Tuesday. Five of these victims were Argentine nationals, a statement here said.
The five were celebrating their 30th graduation anniversary at the Argentine Polytechnic School…

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No attempt to tackle Farmers distress

After the welcome move to spend Rs 6.9 lakh crore on roads and carry out mega Rs 2.11 lakh crore recapitalisation of banks, Prime Minister Narendra Modi government needed to step on the peddle to tackle the farm distress in the country, which is real and shattering. Father…

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Nervous from the gut for ‘Padmavati’: Deepika Padukone

Mumbai, Nov 1 :  Actress Deepika Padukone, who plays the key character in the upcoming period drama “Padmavati”, says she is extremely nervous about the project.

Deepika was the only actor from the film’s cast present at the 3D trailer launch of the epic historic drama here on Tuesday. She…

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Foggy Wednesday morning in Delhi

New Delhi, Nov 1 (IANS) It was a foggy morning here on Wednesday with the minimum temperature recorded at 17.6 degrees Celsius, two notches above the season’s average, the weather office said.

The Met forecast a clear day ahead.

The maximum temperature is likely to hover around 30…

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Google’s first India Cloud Platform goes live in Mumbai

New Delhi, Nov 1:   In a bid to help customers build efficient applications on Cloud, Google on Wednesday announced the opening of its first Google Cloud Platform region in Mumbai.

With the India region going live, enterprises will be able to take advantage of the high speeds, low latency and…

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Goods train derails in Harda, MP

Harda (Madhya Pradesh) Nov 1 (ANI): Carriage of a goods train derailed near Bhirangi railway station in Madhya Pradesh’s Harda on Wednesday.

Railway track repair is currently underway.

There have been a number of instances about derailment of goods trains in the past.

In October, two bogies of a…

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Jantar Mantar protest ban suits Centre: CPI

New Delhi, Nov 01 (PTI) The CPI today alleged that the Centre had not challenged the NGT’s ruling banning all protests at the Jantar Mantar as it wanted to gag the opposition voices.

“Democracy is at risk. There is an increasing attack on the fundamental and constitutional rights of…

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