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Indian climber dies trying to scale Nepal's Mount Kanchenjunga
World

Indian climber dies trying to scale Nepal's Mount Kanchenjunga

Narayanan Iyer, 52, died near the summit of the world's third-highest peak. He is the third climber to die in Nepal this year

Health ministry recommends tocilizumab, HCQ, plasma therapy for patients in the moderate stage of COVID-19
India

Health ministry recommends tocilizumab, HCQ, plasma therapy for patients in the moderate stage of COVID-19

HCQ has demonstrated in-vitro activity against SARS-CoV-2 and shown to be clinically beneficial in several small single-centre studies with significant limitations.

ICMR denies claims that it published a study saying India's coronavirus cases could peak by mid-November
India

ICMR denies claims that it published a study saying India's coronavirus cases could peak by mid-November

The news reports attributing this study to ICMR are misleading. This refers to a non peer reviewed modelling, not carried out by ICMR and does not reflect the official position of ICMR, said the agency

India's manufacturing sector output nearly at 2-year peak in Nov, says HSBC
Economy

India's manufacturing sector output nearly at 2-year peak in Nov, says HSBC

India's manufacturing sector output accelerated in November at the quickest pace in nearly two years.

Geeksphone announces smartphone running Android and Firefox OS together
News & Analysis

Geeksphone announces smartphone running Android and Firefox OS together

Open source phone maker Geeksphone seems to have quite a few plans for Firefox OS. It has recently announced that it is working on...

Geeksphone Peak+ up for pre-order with €149 price tag, 1GB RAM and Firefox OS 1.1
News & Analysis

Geeksphone Peak+ up for pre-order with €149 price tag, 1GB RAM and Firefox OS 1.1

Geeksphone has now put up its first consumer-oriented device, the Peak+, up for pre-order at a price of €149....

Develop apps for Firefox OS and get a Geeksphone Keon for free
News & Analysis

Develop apps for Firefox OS and get a Geeksphone Keon for free

The Mozilla Corporation is going all out to attract developers to its fledgling mobile operating system - Firefox OS. The company has announced a new campaign

Developer Firefox OS phones sold out hours after Geeksphone opens online store
News & Analysis

Developer Firefox OS phones sold out hours after Geeksphone opens online store

Hours after Geeksphone put up the developer versions of its Firefox OS smartphones, Keon and Peak, the handsets have been sold out. The company is offering the

Geeksphone's Firefox OS phones to be up for pre-order tomorrow
News & Analysis

Geeksphone's Firefox OS phones to be up for pre-order tomorrow

Pre-orders for Geeksphone’s Firefox OS offerings, namely the low-end Keon and the more powerful Peak, are going to start on the company’s website tomorrow...

How To: Simulate Firefox smartphone OS on your PC
News & Analysis

How To: Simulate Firefox smartphone OS on your PC

Get a glimpse of the prototype Firefox OS for smartphones on your desktop today.

Meet the first Firefox OS phones: Keon and Peak
News & Analysis

Meet the first Firefox OS phones: Keon and Peak

Mozilla has announced a collaboration with Spanish startup Geeksphone for two smartphones that run the HTML-5 based Firefox OS. The free software community had...