PMP set to promote domestic production of medical devices
In a first such initiative, a roadmap has been prepared to promote domestic production of X-Ray machines and components whereby financial incentives will be provided to the manufacturing companies.
24x7 electricity for all: Tightrope walk for govt
Govt is trying to attract investors in a sector where state power distributors continue to ...
Delhi airport operator DIAL to levy X-ray baggage charges from February 1
For international flights, the charge would be USD 209.55 for wide-...
NASA's FOXSI mission to search sun with X-ray vision
Washington, Sep 5 (IANS) NASA's Focusing Optics X-ray Solar Imager, or FOXSI -- a sounding rocket mission -- is soon set to stare directly at the Sun and search for nanoflares -- miniature explosions invisible to the naked eye -- using its X-ray vision, the US space agency said.
New drug, filled, with nano-bubbles, spells hope for cancer treatment
The drug can be triggered in the body by standard X-rays to treat cancer.
Robotic canines may replace CISF dogs at airports
These industrial canines can sniff explosives at the airports as well as X-ray scan the luggage of passengers with their eyes. CISF wants to adapt new technologies considering the global threat to the aviation sector, increasing air travels and new methods of smuggling drugs, gold, explosives etc via air.
Premier League diaries: Ranveer Singh enjoys a fanboy moment with Will Ferrell, Ray Parlour
Ranveer Singh recently wrapped up his London scheduled for ''83'.
No X-ray screening for disabled at airports
The decision came after a meeting was held on Wednesday between officials of CISF, the airport sector, BCAS and the ministry of civil aviation and representatives of NGOs working for PWD rights.
Indian, US satellites find black hole that spins near maximum possible rates
Relatively smaller black holes are exotic end states of massive stellar cores, said astronomers led by the Tata Institute of Fundamental Research (TIFR) in Mumbai.
Bangalore airport to screen men & women together by year-end
Work on the security hall enhancements will begin with the first automated lanes being installed in the domestic and international check points by the end of 2018, it said.
Govt plans regulations for critical medical devices like pacemaker, X-ray machines
Govt plans to set quality standards for implantable medical devices and equipment, including defibrillators, dialysis and X-ray machines as well as PET, CT scan and MRI equipment.
How PIO physicist laid foundation for NASA's mission to 'touch' the Sun
The $1.5 billion Parker Solar Probe will perform the closest-ever observations of a star.
'Lost' satellite unveils cosmic recipe for nearby universe
Data captured by a 'lost' satellite mission has provided scientists with vital information about gases in a galaxy cluster 240 million light years from Earth.
Mars 2020 rover to use X-ray techniques to find signs of life
Paris, Aug 17 (IANS) NASA's Mars 2020 rover mission, which aims look for signs of past life on the Red Planet, will use smart X-ray techniques originally developed to find the oldest life on Earth, according a mission scientist.
Exposure to even low dose X-rays could harm your heart
Low exposure to doses of around 0.5 gray (Gy) - the equivalent of repeated CT scans - is associated with an increased risk of cardiovascular damage.
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