CEC

EC announces poll dates: TN, Kerala, Bengal, Assam and Puducherry results on May 2

The results of all the elections will be known on May 2. West Bengal will have an eight-phase election, TN, Kerala and Puducherry single-phase elections, and Assam a three-phase election.

published on : 26th February 2021

Election Commission may announce dates of assembly polls in TN, Assam, Kerala, Bengal at 4.30 PM

The terms of the legislative assemblies of the four states is coming to an end in May and June.

published on : 26th February 2021

China's Mars craft enters parking orbit before landing rover

That follows the landing of the U.S. Perseverance rover near an ancient river delta in Jezero Crater to search for signs of ancient microscopic life.

published on : 24th February 2021

Mars 2020 spacecraft: NASA wants to fly helicopter on red planet for the first time

The small Ingenuity helicopter will have several challenges to overcome -- the biggest being the rarefied Martian atmosphere, which is just one percent the density of Earth's.

published on : 16th February 2021

Central police forces will play a greater role in poll bound states: CEC Sunil Arora

Tamil Nadu, Kerala, West Bengal, Assam and the Union Territory of neighbouring Puducherry are likely to go to polls in April or May.

published on : 11th February 2021

Arab spacecraft closes in on Mars on historic flight

A combination orbiter and lander from China is close behind, scheduled to reach the planet on Wednesday.

published on : 9th February 2021

Crime Scene: The Vanishing at Cecil Hotel's trailer gives you 'deadly, dark' history of a crime scene

A hotel with a notorious past, a bizarre case of a student going missing and a few CCTV footages from the hotel -- Netflix presents to you 'Crime Scene: The Vanishing at the Cecil Hotel.

published on : 1st February 2021

Jane Fonda to receive Cecil B DeMille Award at Golden Globes

Fonda, a seven-time Golden Globe winner, will be recognised at the event on February 28, reported Vulture.

published on : 27th January 2021

Held COVID-safe elections in Bihar, now preparing for polls next year: Sunil Arora on EC's 2020

Besides this, the EC also conducted elections across several states for Rajya Sabha seats, and by-elections for nearly 60 legislative assembly constituencies, Chief Election Commissioner observed.

published on : 28th December 2020

SpaceX CEO Elon Musk terms Starship prototype test 'successful' despite explosion at landing

During a test flight, which took place in Texas, the spacecraft gained altitude, turned to a horizontal position, returned to its original position and started to land.

published on : 10th December 2020

Japanese space officials eager to analyze asteroid samples

Scientists say they believe the samples, especially ones taken from under the asteroid’s surface, contain valuable data unaffected by space radiation and other environmental factors.

published on : 6th December 2020

China's spacecraft takes off from moon with lunar samples

The Chang'e-5 spacecraft, named after the mythical Chinese Moon goddess, left the Moon at 1510 GMT Thursday, said China's space agency.

published on : 4th December 2020

China spacecraft collects moon samples to take back to Earth

The probe, launched Nov. 24 from the tropical island of Hainan, is the latest venture by a space program that sent China's first astronaut into orbit in 2003.

published on : 2nd December 2020

Power unit failure hits NASA's Orion spacecraft

In early November, engineers at Orion’s primary contractor, Lockheed Martin, found that a power component inside the spacecraft had failed,

published on : 2nd December 2020

United Arab Emirates to launch spacecraft to moon in 2024

A top official in the UAE on Tuesday said his country plans to send an unmanned spacecraft to the moon in 2024.

published on : 29th September 2020
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