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Drones carrying soap bubbles may help pollinate flowers where bees cannot: Study
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Drones carrying soap bubbles may help pollinate flowers where bees cannot: Study

Researchers combined an automatic bubble maker that blew 5,000 bubbles per minute with a GPS-controlled drone to create the robotic pollinator.

SpiceJet's freighter arm, SpiceXpress gets DGCA approval for drone trials; to deliver essential supplies to remote areas
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SpiceJet's freighter arm, SpiceXpress gets DGCA approval for drone trials; to deliver essential supplies to remote areas

Budget carrier SpiceJet on Friday said its freighter arm SpiceXpress has received approval for conducting drone trials from aviation regulator Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA)

Time for action to make India global manufacturing hub in post-coronavirus world: Industry experts
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Time for action to make India global manufacturing hub in post-coronavirus world: Industry experts

India can be the destination of choice for global manufacturing in the post-COVID 19 world if it gets its acts together with the right policies as a lot of things are going for the country, say industry experts

The remaking of war; Part 1: Risk of 19th Century international politics being pursued using 21st Century military means looms large
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The remaking of war; Part 1: Risk of 19th Century international politics being pursued using 21st Century military means looms large

This is the first part of a series on the evolution of war and warfare across decades. Over the course of these articles, the relationship between technology and war will be put under the magnifying glass

US aviation body wants to start tracking drones' locations flying in US airspace at all times
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US aviation body wants to start tracking drones' locations flying in US airspace at all times

The new regulations require all registered drones within 36 months to begin carrying a specific type of remote identification system that broadcasts over the internet.

Drones to be deployed to destroy hidden marijuana plantations; Centre to offer alternative crop to cultivators
India

Drones to be deployed to destroy hidden marijuana plantations; Centre to offer alternative crop to cultivators

The Centre has decided to deploy drones to destroy marijuana plantations before the crop is harvested and finds its way into the hands of the drug cartels

Punjab Police nabs sixth member of Khalistan Zindabad Force Gurdev Singh from Amritsar for dropping arms, ammunition
India

Punjab Police nabs sixth member of Khalistan Zindabad Force Gurdev Singh from Amritsar for dropping arms, ammunition

Gurdev Singh, brother of a Germany-based handler of a terror module, Khalistan Zindabad Force (KZF), has been arrested by State Crime Branch team in Amritsar for alleged involvement in the dropping of arms and ammunition by drones from across the border in Punjab

Amarinder Singh slams Pakistan for dropping arms, requests Amit Shah to look into recent incidents of drones delivering weapons to Punjab
India

Amarinder Singh slams Pakistan for dropping arms, requests Amit Shah to look into recent incidents of drones delivering weapons to Punjab

Punjab chief minister, Amarinder Singh raised the issue of the increase in recent incidents of Pakistan-origin drones delivering weapons and communication devices into the state, to Home minister Amit Shah on Tuesday and requested him to look into the problem first hand

Kamal Nath urges Centre to provide 4G mobile connectivity in Madhya Pradesh's Naxal-affected Balaghat, Mandla
India

Kamal Nath urges Centre to provide 4G mobile connectivity in Madhya Pradesh's Naxal-affected Balaghat, Mandla

Kamal Nath urged the Centre to provide 4G mobile connectivity in two Naxal-affected districts of the state for better sharing and collection of information.

Body worn cameras, drones will be procured for Tamil Nadu Police, announces E Palaniswami
India

Body worn cameras, drones will be procured for Tamil Nadu Police, announces E Palaniswami

Body worn cameras for policemen and drones for police and fire service personnel would be procured to improve policing and rescue initiatives in Tamil Nadu, said E Palaniswami.

Facebook patents a drone that uses kites to stay afloat in the air for longer
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Facebook patents a drone that uses kites to stay afloat in the air for longer

Filed in November 2018, the Facebook patent talks about a drone called "dual-kite aerial vehicle".

Big Brother-style surveillance study to help discover hidden wildlife in the Amazon
science

Big Brother-style surveillance study to help discover hidden wildlife in the Amazon

By 2025, the project hopes to monitor the entire rainforest with 1000 nodes to look at effects of climate change & human activity.

Alphabet Inc's internet providing Project Loon to get a $125 million boost from Softbank
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Alphabet Inc's internet providing Project Loon to get a $125 million boost from Softbank

Loon, spun out from Alphabet’s business incubator in July, carries the gear with a long balloon, while HAPSMobile uses a drone.

Christian leaders preach restraint in Sri Lanka after deadly blast, but rage in ethnically diverse Catholic society threatens fragile calm
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Christian leaders preach restraint in Sri Lanka after deadly blast, but rage in ethnically diverse Catholic society threatens fragile calm

After Islamic militants detonated suicide bombs on Sunday that killed Easter worshippers in three churches, Tamil and Sinhalese Christians are once again turning to a religion that, unusually for Sri Lanka, binds people of different ethnicities by a single faith

Sri Lanka bans drones, unmanned aircraft until further notice; 75 arrested in connection with terror attacks so far
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Sri Lanka bans drones, unmanned aircraft until further notice; 75 arrested in connection with terror attacks so far

Sri Lanka has banned the use of drones and unmanned aircraft following the massive Easter Sunday bombings that killed over 350 people

Fruit fly inspires new model of smaller, quicker, more efficient military drone
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Fruit fly inspires new model of smaller, quicker, more efficient military drone

Insect-inspired drones developed by Purdue engineers give Uri's eagle drone competition.

Google's parent company Alphabet just made its first drone delivery in Australia
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Google's parent company Alphabet just made its first drone delivery in Australia

Alphabet's drone delivery arm recently received approval from the country’s civil aviation authority.

UK govt to make flying drones within 3 miles of an airport illegal from 13 March
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UK govt to make flying drones within 3 miles of an airport illegal from 13 March

There are going to be a few more changes in the rules for using the drone in UK starting November.

Researchers are now using drones to collect whale mucus to track their health
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Researchers are now using drones to collect whale mucus to track their health

The spray is collected in a petri dish attached to the top of a quadcopter drone.