Thursday, Dec 09, 2021


Govt Has Rs100cr Budget For Chip Design Related Activities This Fiscal: Vaishnaw

Dec 03, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

The government on Friday said it is cognizant of the importance of semiconductor design and has a budgetary allocation of Rs 100 crore for chip design related programmes the ongoing financial year.

Indian Institute Of Technology Develops Wearable Assistive Devices For The Specially-Abled

Dec 02, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

The announcement by IIT-M comes in the wake of the International Day of Disabled Persons which falls on December 3 every year.

Omicron Covid-19 Variant: Israel Approves Controversial Phone Monitoring Technology

Israel approved use of the Shin Bet internal security agency's controversial phone monitoring technology to perform contact tracing of individuals confirmed with the new omicron variant of Covid-19.

Key To A Startup’s Success And Sustained Growth

Nov 19, 2021 Saurabh Pacheriwal

Smart use of technology can leave a huge impact in a highly competitive market. Startup brands must be deeply rooted in data analysis and technology to gain an edge.

Supercomputing Facility At National Agri-Food Biotechnology Institute (NABI) Inaugurated

Union Minister of Science and Technology and Earth Sciences Jitendra Singh on Tuesday inaugurated the advanced facility under the National Supercomputing Mission (NSM) in collaboration with C-DAC, Pune.

21 October, 2021

Australia, UK Say AUKUS Pact Overhyped, Allay Fears

Associated Press (AP)

UK Minister for Armed Forces James Heappey said there 'has been a lot of overhyping' of the pact known as AUKUS.

12 October, 2021

RBI Gives SFB License To BharatPe-Centrum Consortium

Outlook Business Team

“We are delighted to receive the license and excited to partner with BharatPe to create this new age bank, with a strong team. We aspire to be India’s first Digital Bank," Centrum Group's Executive Chairman Jaspal Bindra said.

01 October, 2021

And Now… A Greenhouse For Your Living Room Table

Outlook Web Bureau

The product is equipped with a built-in display that offers a step-by-step growing guide and real-time data monitoring

30 September, 2021

Military Units Track Guns Using Tech That Could Aid Foes

Associated Press (AP)

Thin RFID tags help drivers zip through toll booths, hospitals locate tools and supermarkets track their stock. Tags are in some identity documents, airline baggage tags and even amusement park wristbands.

22 September, 2021

Coming Soon…Grow That Vaccine Yourself!

Outlook Web Bureau

Researchers say a single plant would produce enough mRNA to vaccinate a single person. Scientists are testing with spinach and lettuce now.

21 September, 2021

‘Greenhouse Farming Should Be Well-Planned Business’

Outlook Web Bureau

Experts agree there are advantages in taking up greenhouse farming but also add a word of caution.


18 September, 2021

New Techniques To Turn Poultry Feather & Animal Hair To Fertiliser

Outlook Web Bureau

Indian scientists have developed a new sustainable and affordable solution for converting keratin waste to fertilisers and animal feeds

18 September, 2021

Vertical Farming World Congress From Monday: This Is How You Can Join Online

Outlook Web Bureau

Increasing population, growing urbanization, diminishing farmlands, demand for locally grown food may require capital intensive vertical farms in and around major metro cities

17 September, 2021

Cleantech In Focus: Start-Ups Raise $1.2 billion In 5 years

Shruti Sonal

Start-ups show steady growth. Despite the sector being at a nascent stage, the cleantech space is brimming with investments

16 September, 2021

New Technologies & Modernisation Of Agriculture Sector

Outlook Web Bureau

Due to the increasing global food demand, growers must adopt better ways for growing to maximize their yield: Report

15 September, 2021

We keep making the iPhone more capable: Apple CEO At iPhone 13 Launch

Associated Press (AP)

With improved features such as ultrawide lens, a cinematic-like video feature and technology for better nighttime pictures, Apple launched it's brand new iPhone 13. However, analysts say that the changes aren't much noticeable or practical.

12 September, 2021

Japan, Vietnam Sign Defense Transfer Deal Amid China Worries

Associated Press (AP)

Japan's Defense Minister Nobuo Kishi said the deal elevates their defense partnership “to a new level” and that Japan and Vietnam plan to deepen defense ties through multinational joint exercises and other means.


09 September, 2021

Covid Pumps Up Paycheques For Techies, Realty Reaps The Goodies

Neeraj Thakur

Pandemic alters the dynamics in the Indian real estate sector with IT professionals emerging as the most solvent buyers

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Mortal remains of CDS Gen Bipin Rawat and his wife Madhulika Rawat, who were killed in an IAF's Mi-17V5 helicopter crash in Tamil Nadu yesterday, arrive at Madras Regimental Centre in Wellington.

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Mortal remains of CDS Gen Bipin Rawat, his wife Madhulika Rawat and 12 other officials, who were killed in an IAF's Mi-17V5 helicopter crash in Tamil Nadu yesterday, arrive at Madras Regimental Centre in Wellington.

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Tamil Nadu Chief Minister MK Stalin pays tribute to Chief of Defence Staff General Bipin Rawat and others who died in the Coonoor chopper crash, at Madras Regimental Centre in Nilgiris district.

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A member of Jharkhand High Court Advocates Association lights candles to pay homage to Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) General Bipin Rawat, his wife Madhulika Rawat and other officials, who were killed in an IAF-Mi-17V5...

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Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) President Sukhbir Singh Badal addresses media after AAP state ex-president Sucha Singh Chhotepur joins SAD in Chandigarh.

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Shaheen Bagh, CAA, Farmers’ Protest: Hip-Hop Is The Voice Of Dissent In India

Young, brash and little-known artistes are using hip-hop as an outlet to speak up and speak out.


Why I Rap: A Hip-Hop Artiste’s Journey From Bihar To Stardom

Aamir Shaikh aka Shaikhspeare traces talks about the genre that uses music as a means to dissent.

Aamir Shaikh
Why I Rap: A Hip-Hop Artiste’s Journey From Bihar To Stardom

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Death Of Three Dalit Girls And A Story Of Pain And Humiliation

Family from UP village forced to run around to complete post-death official paperwork and even last rites.

Ashutosh Sharma
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Dalit-Bahujan Women In Politics And The Missing Narratives

On BR Ambedkar's death anniversary, a look at the 'invisible' history of Dalit Bahujan women in Indian politics.

Dec 02, 2021 Kalyani K

Let's Talk About Ageism And Sexism In Indian Films, A Zillionth Time!

While everyone is going gaga over actress Katrina Kaif in the revamped version of 'Tip Tip Barsa Pani', the replacement of Raveena Tandon does point towards the problem of sexism and ageism in the Indian film industry

Nov 17, 2021 Yashika Mathur

T20 World Cup 2021 Analysis: David Warner And Mitchell Marsh - Tale Of Two Comebacks

Australia winning the T20 World Cup for the first time has been timely as they host the next edition at their own backyard in 2022.

Nov 15, 2021 Arijit Ghosh

Education In India During Covid-19: Challenges Faced And Solutions For A Post-Pandemic Era

As per the Observer Research Foundation, close to 250 million children in India were adversely affected due to school closures due to the early lockdowns imposed by the government in response to Covid-19.

Nov 11, 2021 Shekhar Mehta