Scientists have developed a novel smartphone-based test that uses a single drop of blood from a patient to detect HIV in just 10 seconds.
Scientists have discovered what may be the world's oldest fungus in South African rocks dating back 2.4 billion years.
Playing a specifically designed video game may help people cope with depression, especially if they receive text reminders to play, scientists including one of Indian origin have found.
Noted space scientist G Madhavan Nair on Wednesday said ISRO's feat of launch of 104 satellites in one go was achieved by proven technology, and the rocket has the capability to launch even 400 nano-spacecraft.
On Monday afternoon, Babita Singh, a scientific officer at Bhabha Atomic Research Centre (Barc) sent an email to her brother Vikas Singh citing work pressure. Babita has been missing since.
A scientist has stumbled upon a massive network of fake Twitter accounts - with the largest consisting of over 350,000 profiles - which may have been used to forge number of followers, send spam and boost interest in trending topics.
C.V. Vishveshwara was a pioneer in black hole research and was among the first to analyse the structure of black holes.
Innovation is the basic source of wealth creation within an economy and is beneficial, both for companies and for nations, in order to survive and develop in a commercial environment.
Research and Development (R and D) is critical for an economy to remain competitive in the era of globalisation.
The search for life on Mars may take a giant leap on Wednesday when a space lander is due to touch down on the red planet in Europe's first attempt to land a craft there since the Beagle 2's "heroic failure" more than a decade ago.
The International Astronautical Federation (IAF) on Tuesday said renowned space scientist U.R. Rao had been inducted into its Hall of Fame for his contribution to development of India's space technology.
An international team led by an Indian-American scientist has identified 10 new genes associated with the autoimmune disease lupus.
P.M. Bhargava on Thursday said he will return his Padma Bhushan award in protest against the "growing intolerance in the country".
Curious lines running down slopes on the Martian surface may be streaks of super-salty brine, said the latest findings on Monday in the scientific quest for extra-terrestrial liquid water, a prerequisite for life.
Recipient of three of India’s highest civilian awards – Padma Bhushan, Padma Vibhushan, and Bharat Ratna, APJ Abdul Kalam, the former president of India, was everything that India could ever be proud of.
When failure occurs, a leader should humbly accept it: Here are APJ Abdul Kalam's most memorable speeches
Former Indian President APJ Abdul Kalam, is known as the father of the country's military missile program, died on Monday after collapsing while delivering a lecture at IIM in Shillong
Former Indian President APJ Abdul Kalam, known as the father of the country's military missile program, died on Monday after collapsing while delivering a lecture, a top state official said. He was 83.
Nobel Prize winning British scientist Tim Hunt's sexist comments, saying that women in a science lab are a distraction, have sparked outrage resulting in him apologizing and stepping down as professor.
Man behind indigenous airborne early warning system is new DRDO chief: All you need to know about S Christopher
Radar specialist S Christopher took charge as the new director general of Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) and its secretary on Friday morning.