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Our Mars mission cheaper than the Hollywood movie Gravity, hails Narendra Modi

Gravity’s budget was $100 million, while Mars mission in last November was Rs 450 crore (Photo: AP)

Prime Minister Narendra Modi hailed India's low-cost space technology on Monday, saying a rocket which launched four foreign satellites into orbit had cost less to make than the Hollywood film "Gravit

Zuckerberg, wife gift USD 120M to California schools

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Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and his wife, Priscilla Chan, are donating USD 120 million to the San Francisco Bay Area's public school system.

ISRO-NASA to launch satellite

Bengaluru: In a first, Nasa and Indian Space Research Organisation (Isro) will join forces to manufacture and launch an all-weather satellite to support  disaster management, understanding movement o

In Gurez, at the upper edge of northern Kashmir Valley, a serene calm prevails along the Line of Control. The undulating rhythms of the Kishanganga river that rolls through bowl-shaped valleys surrounded by the Himalayas on all four sides put Switzerland to shame.

Besides controlling food inflation, the most challenging task before Narendra Modi is to create jobs for millions of young men and women, some of whom were responsible for his resounding victory in the elections. It is one thing to promise jobs and another to actually create them.