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Can Robo Advisors Help You Make The Right Financial Choices?

Nov 24, 2021 Sai Padegela

Robo advisors have established themselves in the banking and financial services sectors to offer personalized services to customers. It also provides better efficiency and diversification.

With A Robot For Every Person, There Is So Much That Can Be Achieved, Says UiPath Managing Director

Nov 05, 2021 Sneha Kanchan

A robot has the potential to work continuously at a high speed, unattended or with humans in the loop.

The Age of Robotics: How Robots Will Take Over Most Aspects Of Our Lives

Robotics is an exploding market, with new players jumping in, India has a nucleus of a very successful robotics private sector, albeit still in early stages. India must focus on growing this industry to be able to serve unique Indian requirements as well as for exports.

IIT Kharagpur Designs Robotic System To Identify Diseases Plaguing Plants With Camera, Image Analysis

Oct 08, 2020 PTI

'Use of such a device instead of manual operation of spraying pesticide will protect the farmers from related probable health hazards,' says Prof D K Pratihar of Mechanical Engineering Dept.

Trifo: The Nimble Vacuum Cleaner Is Here

There are two models, One is Trifo Max and the other is Max Pet. They will be available in India from September 30 at Flipkart and Amazon. Max is attractively priced at INR 32,900 given the features it offers, while Max Pet is priced at INR 36,900.

21 May, 2019

Scientists Develop New Robot Dog That Can Jump, Perform Back Flips

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Dubbed Stanford Doggo, the robot can be easily built by anyone by consulting comprehensive plans, code and a supply list, that the researchers have made freely available online.

10 April, 2019

Artificial Intelligence Robot 'Blue' Can Efficiently Perform Intricate Human Tasks

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Scientists at the University Of California, Berkley have conceived a human-friendly robot that is capable of learning the basic human tasks, and helping with the daily chores.

06 February, 2019

In This Chennai Restaurant Robot Waiters Welcome Customers, Speak To Them In Tamil And English

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A female robot at the reception gives a response to customers queries and guides the customers about their table numbers.

24 December, 2018

Soon, Physiotherapy At AIIMS To Be Done Through Robotic Help

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The physiotherapy department of the institute is soon going to procure this new technology for the early rehabilitation of patients.

29 November, 2018

'2.0' Review: A Dull Screenplay And A Tired Rajinikanth Pull The Movie Down

G.C. Shekhar

Shankar’s ‘2.0’ fails to excite or even showcase anything novel that its prequel “Enthiran” (Robot) had done so well eight years ago.

03 November, 2018

2.0 Made On A Lavish Budget Of Rs 600 Crore: Rajinikanth

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The makers of 2.0 spent a lavish sum of Rs 600 crore on the film for the vision of Shankar Shanmugham


20 September, 2018

Science Has A New Creation: Robotic Skins That Can Activate Stuffed Toys, Shirts And Everything In Between

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The robotic skin produces makeshift robots that can perform different tasks depending on the properties of the object.

31 July, 2018

Kerala Robot 'Bandicoot' To Clean Sewers In Tamil Nadu Temple Town Kumbakonam

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The robot, equipped with Wi-Fi, bluetooth and control panels has four limbs and a bucket system attached to a spider web looking extension to scoop out the waste from sewers.

15 July, 2018

Prepare Youth For Fourth Industrial Revolution Where Robots, AI Will Dominate: Union Minister Satya Pal Singh

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He also said that India lagged behind in human resource development because even after Independence, the country followed the education system which the British introduced.

20 June, 2018

This New System Lets You Control Robots With Brainwaves, Hand Gestures

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By monitoring brain activity, the system can detect in real time if a person notices an error as a robot does a task.


Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Future of Universities: Can India Overcome The Digital Divide?

The pandemic has made it clear that virtual learning is here to stay. In the West, the big question is whether it will dilute the quality of the college experience and education. In India, which grapples with digital divide, the question remains whether this will reach most people at all.

Jan 15, 2022 Saikat Majumdar

Super Immunity, Natural Vaccines, Covid Gods: A Desi Guide To Denying The Pandemic

Even after two years of the Covid-19 pandemic, many 'informed' individuals in India continue to deny the virus with unscientific claims and unfounded data. The latest? Omicron will end the pandemic.

Jan 08, 2022 Rakhi Bose

What Is The Future Of The Liberal Arts In Asia?

Across Asia there are deeply entrenched obstacles to a mode of higher education that is liberal in multiple senses – disciplinary and epistemological but also social and political.

Jan 01, 2022 Saikat Majumdar

Nagaland To Lakhimpur Kheri: Rights, Regimes And Restitutions in Times Of Turbulence

The two incidents in the recent past, one in Mon district of Nagaland and the other at Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh, undermined the core principles democracy and federalism.

Dec 28, 2021 Tanvir Aeijaz