Daily Archives: November 2, 2018

NASA’s Parker Probe becomes closest man made object to the Sun


NASA’s historic Parker Solar Probe – enroute to the Sun to unravel its mysteries – has become the closest spacecraft to it. The spacecraft passed the current record of 26.55 million miles from the Sun’s surface on October 29, as calculated by the Parker Solar Probe team, NASA said in a statement on Monday. The previous record for closest solar ...

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Vigilance may arrest secretary


DAINIK NATION BUREAU Beware if you are working in secretariat with a belief that you have impunity from vigilance then think twice because state government is going to empower state vigilance department to nab upto deputy secretary level without seeking prior permission from government. Recently an audio appeared in public forum. In which a section officer is demanding Rs 40 ...

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Virat is going to be one of leading players of all time: Sachin


India captain Virat Kohli recently leapfrogged cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar to become the fastest player to score 10,000 One-day International (ODI) runs. Master Blaster, Sachin Tendulkar said that Kohli has developed as a player and he is going to be one of the leading cricketers of all time. But Tendulkar said that he doesn’t want to go into comparisons because ...

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Google employees across the world walk out of offices as protest


Google parent Alphabet on Wednesday confirmed that an executive accused of sexual harassment left the company without an exit package as tension over its handling of such matters heightened. Word that Rich DeVaul, a director at X lab devoted to “moonshots” such as internet service from balloons, was out came with reports that women employees were organizing a walk-out on ...

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US agrees to ease sanctions on India for importing oil from Iran


India, which is heavily dependent on Iran for crude oil supplies, is close to sealing a deal with the United States, which will allow the country to continue trade with Iran, PTI reported. US President Donald Trump, in May this year, re-imposed economic sanctions on Iran by withdrawing the 2015 nuclear accord. The US may allow soon India to continue ...

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