TelanganaFiber Grid programme is all set to a get a fresh boost with the Central government signing a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Telangana State government and allotting Rs 1,243 crore under Phase-II of BharatNet programme which is a hi-speed rural broadband network. The MoUs were signed during the national. . . . .
BharatNet, an initiative of the central government to provide high-speed broadband connectivity to all gram panchayats by March 2019, would enter its final phase on November 13. Phase-2: With an outlay of around Rs 34,000 crore, the government aims to connect 150,000 panchayats through 1 million km of additional optical. . . . .
The state government has included oral medicine in government hospitals which would be provided free of cost to permanent residents of all categories at the district level. Haryana would be the first state where health screening would be done for everyone and 35 to 40 necessary tests would be conducted. . . . .
China launched two navigation satellites - China launched two navigation satellites, taking another step in building its own global positioning network to rival the US-based GPS with a constellation of over 30 satellites. The BeiDou-3 satellites were launched aboard a Long March-3B carrier rocket on Sunday.
ISRO today released an image of NGC 2336, a magnificent barred spiral galaxy located in the northern constellation of Camelopardalis, or the giraffe at a distance of 105 million light-years away from Earth. This Galaxy was one of the first objects chosen to be imaged by the Ultra-Violet Imaging Telescope (UVIT) onboard. . . . .
The yet-to-be discovered ‘Planet Nine’ may be 10 times the mass of the Earth and 20 times away from the Sun than Neptune, a study says. According to researchers, Planet Nine could turn out to be our solar system’s missing ‘super Earth’ – a planet with a mass higher than the Earth’s, but substantially lower. . . . .
Union minister Nitin Gadkari has said India must use pollution-free methanol as fuel like Sweden which is switching over to it from diesel He said that in a bid to reduce pollution at sea, the Centre has initiated talks with engine manufacturers to make bio-fuel compliant engines for ships The Union Minister for Road. . . . .
India will make Air-breathing Hypersonic Cruise vehicles by overcoming all challenges within a decade from now to use them on military warfare opined scientists. They also said that the scientists would make affordable hypersonic planes by 2050 with which humans could fly from New York to New Delhi within two hours. lot of complexities. . . . .
NASA has found some important information regarding the red planet’s magnetic field. The magnetic field around Marc is not visible to naked eyes. The magnetic tail looks like a rotating tail, and it is said that the reason behind this formation is the solar winds that have been stripping the planet of its atmosphere and. . . . .