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Chandrayaan-2: Next major step on Sep 2

Chennai |Tuesday, 2019 9:15:05 PM IST

As Chandrayaan-2 entered the lunar orbit on Tuesday, the scientists of Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) heaved a sigh of relief and prepared for the next major step in the moon mission -- sep

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TVS Srichakra to expand R&D centre in Italy

Chennai |Tuesday, 2019 10:45:05 PM IST

Expanding its research and development (R&D) centre in Italy, refurbishing the tyre test track in Madurai, launching a new tyre under a new brand and targeting exports are some of the plans that TVS S

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Microgravity used to create cells with stem cell properties

Chennai |Tuesday, 2019 11:15:05 PM IST

Researchers at Indian Institute of Technology Madras (IIT-M) have found that subjecting cancer cells to microgravity results in the formation of giant cancer cells with stem cell properties.

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Chandrayaan-1 team was anxious till spacecraft entered lunar orbit

Chennai |Tuesday, 2019 2:45:05 PM IST

The guiding of Indias first spacecraft to the moon --Chandrayaan-1 -- was a very big event in 2008 and about 200 officials were in tense and anxious, sending up their prayers to their 'insta devathas

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Rosatom completes equipment supply for 3rd Kudankulam power plant

Chennai |Monday, 2019 8:45:05 PM IST

Russia's Rosatom State Atomic Energy Corporation on Monday said it has completed supply of main equipment for the third 1,000 MW nuclear power plant being built in Kudankulam in Tamil Nadu.

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PKL 7: Tamil Thalaivas, Puneri Paltan play out 31-31 draw

Chennai |Monday, 2019 4:45:05 AM IST

Home team Tamil Thalaivas and Puneri Paltan played out a highly entertaining 31-31 draw in a see-sawing second match of Pro Kabaddi League Season 7 at Jawaharlal Nehru Indoor Stadium on Sunday.

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Chandrayaan-2 to be inserted into lunar orbit on Tuesday

Chennai |Monday, 2019 10:15:05 PM IST

India's second spacecraft to the moon, Chandrayaan-2, will be inserted into the lunar orbit on Tuesday morning, the Indian space agency said.

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Slowdown: Hyundai Motor India lists 'no production days'

Chennai |Sunday, 2019 3:15:05 AM IST

India's second largest car maker, Hyundai Motor India Ltd (HMIL) has declared "no production days" this month for some of its production departments owing to tough market conditions for the automobile

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PKL 7: Bengaluru Bulls humble Tamil Thalaivas 32-21

Chennai |Sunday, 2019 3:45:05 AM IST

The Chennai leg of the Pro Kabaddi League season 7 began on a disappointing note for the home fans as Bengaluru Bulls humbled Tamil Thalaivas by a scoreline of 32-21 at the Jawaharlal Nehru Indoor Sta

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ISRO plans to source 5 PSLV rockets from domestic firms

Chennai |Sunday, 2019 2:45:05 AM IST

Targeting to realise 12 Polar Satellite Launch Vehicles (PSLV) per year from the domestic private sector, Indian space agency ISRO's commercial arm NewSpace India Ltd has issued an Expression of Inter

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PKL 7: Bengal Warriors play out draw against Dabang Delhi

Chennai |Sunday, 2019 4:45:05 AM IST

In-form teams, Bengal Warriors and Dabang Delhi played out an entertaining draw, with both teams finishing on 30 points in the second match of the day at the Jawaharlal Nehru Indoor Stadium here on Sa

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TN getting ready for professional poll strategists

Chennai |Sunday, 2019 3:15:05 PM IST

The disconnect with the party cadre of current crop of political leaders, the death of two tall leaders - AIADMK's J. Jayalalithaa and DMK's M. Karunanidhi - and the entry of new political parties has

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