Simplifying black holes, debunking information paradox: Stephen Hawking’s biggest contributions to science
On his birth anniversary, we take a look back at some of Hawking’s biggest accomplishments.
Patna: Renowned mathematician Vashishtha Narayan Singh passes away at 74
Renowned mathematician Vashishtha Narayan Singh passed away at the a...
Brain size is of little consequence
If braininess was defined by size, sperm whales, not Einstein, would be hailed.
PM moots "Einstein Challenge" in tribute to Mahatma Gandhi In NYT op-ed
The op-ed ends with a call to the world to work shoulder to shoulder to end hate, violence and suffering.
'Mischievous': Piyush Goyal on Twitterati ridiculing Einstein gaffe
"The comment that I made had a certain context. Unfortunately some friends have sought to remove the context, pick up one line and create a very mischievous narrative," the minister said.
PM Modi pays rich tribute to "guiding light" Gandhi, lauds his ideals
In an op-ed in 'The New York Times' to mark the birth anniversary of Gandhi, Modi talks about the ideals epitomised by the apostle of peace who inspired such iconic leaders as Martin Luther King Jr and Nelson Mandela.
For our sake, we need to let them 'bee'
Though humans may disagree, bees are the most important beings on Earth.
How would Ola, Uber cause truck sales to plummet: Yashwant Sinha
Those in power were making "weird" statements, the former finance minister said, talking to reporters.
For taking catch, important to keep eyes on ball, otherwise you blame gravity, maths: Priyanka Gandhi
Her sharp attack on the government came a day after Piyush Goyal was trolled on the internet over an apparent gaffe in explaining that achieving USD 5 trillion economy target should not be looked through the prism of Maths.
Mahindra partners with Salesforce for digital transformation in customer experience
Mahindra has embarked on a digital transformation journey to deliver an industry-leading connected customer experience
Swedish businessman gifts Einstein's first paper on relativity theory after Nobel Prize to museum
Per Taube had bought the document at an auction for nearly $128K.
Indian scientists protest about discrediting work of Isaac Newton, Albert Einstein
In a lecture at the Indian Science Congress, Kannan Jegathala Krishnan said Isaac Newton was wrong about gravity, Albert Einstein made a "big blunder" and questioned Stephen Hawking's achievements.
Albert Einstein's travel diaries reveal scientist's racially-offensive views
The German scientist viewed Chinese people as being intellectually inferior.
‘Ravana’s airports’, ‘Modi waves’ leave science congress stunned
On Friday, Andhra University vice-chancellor G Nageswara Rao, a professor of inorganic chemistry, claimed that Kauravas from the Indian mythological epic Mahabharata were born using stem cell technology and that Ravana from the Ramayana had 24 types of aircraft .
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