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Scientists at Isro groom GenNext

Top Indian space scientists are grooming GenNext engineers in a clear indication that scientific exploration of other planets are on the cards even as some of their colleagues intently monitor the pro

Serbia edge India to seal berth

The victorious Serbian team celebrate their 3-2 win over India in their Davis Cup. (Photo: R. Samuel)

On a grey Monday morning, someone could have done India’s no. 2 tennis singles player Yuki Bhambri, a favour by waking him up from his slumber.

Serbs ready for a great future

For a country of Serbia’s size, the sporting passion of their nation dwarfs bigger countries.

Scheduling takes sheen off contest

Yuki Bhambri

The organizers of the Davis Cup World Group play-off dampened tennis enthusiasts’ spirit when they decided to host the September 12 to 14 tie under lights.

Isro probe in Mars orbit next week

A scientist talks about the Mars probe at Isro’s Mission Control Centre in Bengaluru on Monday.  — ASIAN AGE

It will be a nerve-racking dawn for Indian space scientists on September 24 as they stay glued to an array of mission computers with their hearts in their mouth for fruition of the project to position

1st photo of Red Planet on Sept. 24 night: Isro

Isro’s scientific secretary V.

Somdev Devvarman pulls off stunner

Somdev in action against Serbia’s Dusan Lajovic during their Davis Cup World Group Playoff reverse singles tie.(Photo:R. Samuel)

Leading 5-2 in the decider, Somdev Devvarman was treated to rock band Survivors’ hit tune Eye of the Tiger during a break between the games.

Crowd support stirs passion in bullring

A spectator shows his support.

For a while out there, Somdev Devvarman looked out of his league.

Serbia take Day 1 honours

Somdev Devvarman in action against Serbia’s Filip Krajinovic during their Davis Cup. (Photo: R. Samuel)

Bengaluru is a city of warmth and variety.

Indians lost plot in the mind

 Dusan Lajovic

Sport, as in life, is all about being mentally strong. Professional skills are a pre-requisite but there are times when you need to make a slight change in perception and strategy and lift your game.

Disasters not only disrupt society, they also distort its basic categories, creating inversions, disrupting normalcy and suspending time in a prolonged way. Return to normalcy then becomes even more difficult and unpredictable.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi began his historic meeting with Chinese President Xi Jinping on Wednesday afternoon in Ahmedabad, Gujarat. As per schedule, Mr Modi took Mr Xi on a tour of Mahatma Gandhi’s Sabarmati ashram.