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Car Mechanics Repair Helicopter!

When a helicopter developed snag in Kholapur, car mechanics were summoned to repair the chopper. Within minutes the mechanics, who had never touched a chopper, repaired the craft and made it airworthy. It happens only […]

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A Train That will Run at Half the Speed of Sound

China and Japan are in the race to roll out a train that can run at around 600 kmph – half the speed of sound. But Elon Musk’s concept train can run at the speed […]

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Neer Patra: Made In India Bottle Coolers

Neer Patra, or bottles made of special clay, is emerging as an alternative to the dangerous PET bottles. Neer Patras are made by poor women through an NGO called REWA (Raise, Empower Women Around) based […]

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Tata Sons Sacks Cyrus Mistry as Chairman

In a surprise move, Tata Sons, the holding company of the Tata group, has decided to replace Cyrus Mistry and bring Ratan Tata back as interim chairman. Cyrus Mistry is the son of Tata Sons’ […]

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Mystery Behind Bermuda Triangle Solved?

The mystery of Bermuda triangle has been finally solved. So says a group of meteorologists who claim that clouds over the Bermuda triangle are linked to 273 km/hr air bombs capable of bringing down planes […]

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What Makes the Happiest Man Unhappy? 

Does anything make the world’s happiest man unhappy? Well, yes. Find out what makes Matthieu Ricard, known as the world’s happiest man, unhappy. Matthieu Ricard, a Buddhist monk, author and photographer is known to be […]

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Longest Manned Space Mission launched by China

China has sent two taikonauts aboard spacecraft Shenzhou 11 for a one-month space mission. This is the longest manned space mission by the country.  On Monday, China created a new milestone in its space history by […]

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The Man Who Wants the Moon

Within months of getting approval from the US government to launch the first private mission to Moon, controversial entrepreneur of Indian origin, Naveen Jain, is talking of launching his mission second half of 2017. His […]

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Nobel Who is Unaware of the Prize

One of the recipients of this year’s Nobel Prize in physics may never know he won the coveted award. Read on. Winners of Nobel prizes are usually over the moon at this time of the […]

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Rosetta Gets a Bunch of Flying Kisses

Rosetta, a spacecraft, ended its mission of tracking a comet by committing a programmed suicide; but not before it sent tons of data. With a few flying kisses, the European Space Agency in Germany bid […]

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