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WHO warns of dangers of vaccination apathy as EU chief mulls mandatory COVID-19 jabs
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WHO warns of dangers of vaccination apathy as EU chief mulls mandatory COVID-19 jabs

"Globally, we have a toxic mix of low vaccine coverage, and very low testing — a recipe for breeding and amplifying variants," said WHO chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus

Swachh Bharat second phase launched; flagship scheme aims to make cities free of garbage, ensure safe water
India

Swachh Bharat second phase launched; flagship scheme aims to make cities free of garbage, ensure safe water

Under the new phase, it will be ensured that no untreated drain waste is discharged into any river of the country, Modi said after launching SBM-U 2.0 and AMRUT 2.0 at the Ambedkar International Centre in Delhi

ISRO will launch its earth observation satellite: Here's all you need to know
science

ISRO will launch its earth observation satellite: Here's all you need to know

The advanced imaging satellite will allow for constant, real-time monitoring of the Indian landmass and the oceans.

Twitter and Instagram reacts to Jeff Bezos' spaceflight with hilarious memes
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Twitter and Instagram reacts to Jeff Bezos' spaceflight with hilarious memes

On Tuesday, Earth's wealthiest person Jeff Bezos and a crew of three others blasted off and spent a mere three minutes in space.

PSLV-C51 launch on 28 Feb: ISRO to launch Amazonia-1, 20 commercial satellites via NSIL
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PSLV-C51 launch on 28 Feb: ISRO to launch Amazonia-1, 20 commercial satellites via NSIL

The Brazillian satellite Amazonia 1 is NewSpace India Limited's (NSIL) first commercial launch mission.

ISRO successfully launches its 42nd communication satellite aboard PSLV rocket
India

ISRO successfully launches its 42nd communication satellite aboard PSLV rocket

The CMS-01 satellite is replacing the ageing GSAT-12 satellite that was launched 15 July, 2011, with a mission life of seven years but ended up working for nine years

NASA-ESA launch Sentinel-6 Michael Freilich satellite to monitor the oceans
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NASA-ESA launch Sentinel-6 Michael Freilich satellite to monitor the oceans

Both the satellites are designed to last for five-and-a-half years but could provide data for far longer.

China's Tianwen-1 Mars mission: Science objectives, instruments on the first-of-its-kind tech demo to the Red Planet
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China's Tianwen-1 Mars mission: Science objectives, instruments on the first-of-its-kind tech demo to the Red Planet

If successful,Tianwen-1 will be signified as a major technical breakthrough in interplanetary mission technology.

China launches first Tianwen-1 orbiter-lander-rover mission to Mars today; CNSA yet to confirm success
science

China launches first Tianwen-1 orbiter-lander-rover mission to Mars today; CNSA yet to confirm success

The launch is an open secret, with CNSA not particularly hiding the relevant information but not being very forthcoming with it either.

UAE's first interplanetary mission launches on 20 July – 'Hope' to be ninth active mission on Mars
science

UAE's first interplanetary mission launches on 20 July – 'Hope' to be ninth active mission on Mars

The launch had been delayed on two occasions due to bad weather in Japan - n 15 July at 2.21 am IST and on Friday, 17 July at 2.13 am IST.

Israel launches spy satellite, Ofek 16, to keep a better eye on its enemies
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Israel launches spy satellite, Ofek 16, to keep a better eye on its enemies

The Defense Ministry called Ofek 16 "an electro-optical reconnaissance satellite with advanced capabilities."

MOMO-5, a rocket by private Japanese firm fails to reach space, faces malfunction
science

MOMO-5, a rocket by private Japanese firm fails to reach space, faces malfunction

Due to some malfunction when it reached the point of maximum aerodynamic pressure, the rocket could not launch and crashed into the Pacific Ocean.

ISRO congratulates NASA, SpaceX on a job well done on the 'historic' launch of US astronauts to ISS
science

ISRO congratulates NASA, SpaceX on a job well done on the 'historic' launch of US astronauts to ISS

This launch marked the first time a privately built and owned spacecraft carried NASA astronauts to the International Space Station.

Disney+ Hotstar launches in India: From The Mandalorian to Lady and the Tramp, 10 originals to watch on streaming platform
Entertainment

Disney+ Hotstar launches in India: From The Mandalorian to Lady and the Tramp, 10 originals to watch on streaming platform

Starting 3 April, Disney+ Hotstar will offer a wide range of superhero movies, animated films, popular kids programming, recently released Bollywood blockbusters, and exclusive Hotstar Specials shows

BSVI Mahindra XUV300 launched in India at Rs 8.30 lakh, will be available in petrol only
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BSVI Mahindra XUV300 launched in India at Rs 8.30 lakh, will be available in petrol only

The BSVI XUV300 starts at Rs 8.30 lac and is available only with a petrol engine option.

How to register yourself to watch Chandrayaan 2 launch in person on 15 July
How To

How to register yourself to watch Chandrayaan 2 launch in person on 15 July

Registration for the launch opens today on 4 July at 12.00 am. Here's how you register.

NASA's first SpaceX astronauts prepared for 'messy camping trip' to space station
News & Analysis

NASA's first SpaceX astronauts prepared for 'messy camping trip' to space station

Two space shuttle veterans will be on Crew Dragon's debut manned flight to ISS & back this year or in 2020.

Google Pixel 3a XL review: Flagship Pixel camera at an affordable price range
Reviews

Google Pixel 3a XL review: Flagship Pixel camera at an affordable price range

And it's come prepared with a Pixel camera and even a 3.5 mm headphone jack!

Avan Motor Xero+ electric scooter launched at Rs 47,000 in two battery packs
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Avan Motor Xero+ electric scooter launched at Rs 47,000 in two battery packs

Mechanically the Xero+ is equipped with a disc brake in the front and a drum brake setup at the back.

Realme 3 is set to launch in India on 4 March, alleged live images leaked
News & Analysis

Realme 3 is set to launch in India on 4 March, alleged live images leaked

The realme event will begin at 12:30 pm and it will also make realme fans a part of the launch.