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Chandrayaan 2: Vikram lander crashed within 500 meters of the target location, says CentreChandrayaan 2: Vikram lander crashed within 500 meters of the target location, says Centre

In yet another development about the crashed Vikram lander from Chandrayaan 2, the information has been provided that it touched down moon's surface within the range of 500 meters of the assigned target location.

China successfully completes landing test on MarsChina successfully completes landing test on Mars

The China has successfully completed the crucial landing test for the historic unmanned exploration mission to Mars 2020.

NASA Alert! 721-Foot asteroid to zip past Earth on Monday
NASA Alert! 721-Foot asteroid to zip past Earth on Monday

NASA has detected a massive 721-foot asteroid with an Earth-crossing orbit currently headed for the planet. As mentioned by the Agency's Centre for Near-Earth Object Studies (CNEOS), the asteroid is off the Golden Gate Bridge tower. CNEOS estimated that the asteroid is about 721 feet wide.

The universe is curved and not flat, new study reaffirms
The universe is curved and not flat, new study reaffirms

There has been a long debate on the perception that the universe is flat; but a new study has come up claiming that it is actually curved.

India

93% of H4 visas issued by US belong to Indians: Jaishankar93% of H4 visas issued by US belong to Indians: Jaishankar

External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar on Thursday told the Parliament that India is continuously trying to convince the US that tapping into the Indian talent is in the mutual benefit of both the nations.

Nagaland Lottery Sambad Dear Eagle Result Announced; Check winner list hereNagaland Lottery Sambad Dear Eagle Result Announced; Check winner list here

The Nagaland State Lottery department on Wednesday will announce the Dear Eagle Lottery Result at 8 PM. The Nagaland Dear Eagle Lottery Results are available on official website. www.nagalandlotteries.com at 9 PM.

'Matter is closed': Home Ministry on SPG protection row
'Matter is closed': Home Ministry on SPG protection row

Congress has been protesting against Centre's move to downgrade SPG Security cover to Z-Plus for Gandhi Family and Manmohan Singh. Responding to it, the Home Ministry has reportedly said, "the matter is closed."

Pensioners seek hike in pension from Rs 2,500 to Rs 7,500; raise agitation threat
Pensioners seek hike in pension from Rs 2,500 to Rs 7,500; raise agitation threat

The Employees' Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) subscribers and pensioners have demanded that the EPFO must fix minimum pension at Rs 7,500. The National Agitation Committee (NAC) issued a statement that it will start a nation-wide agitation against the EPFO to meet this minimum pension demand for the EPFO subscribers. The NAC members said that they will be staging a protest by blocking roads in New Delhi next month if their demand in regard to the minimum pension of Rs 7,500 for the EPFO subscribers is not met.

World

Billion dollar naval gun deal approved by US, to boost Indian Navy powerBillion dollar naval gun deal approved by US, to boost Indian Navy power

A notification has been issued by the Trump government to the United States Congress mentioning its consent to sell naval guns for use against warships, anti-aircraft and shore bombardment worth a billion dollars to India. With this Indian Navy will be more equipped and powered to enhance their capabilities.

#Earthquake trends as Nepal shakes at 5.1#Earthquake trends as Nepal shakes at 5.1

Moments after the Earthquake struck Nepal, India's neighbouring nation, the #Earthquake started trending on the social media with people sharing their experiences.

Pakistan urges United Nation to reject illegal bifurcation of Jammu and Kashmir
Pakistan urges United Nation to reject illegal bifurcation of Jammu and Kashmir

For the sixth time, Pakistan has written a letter to the United Nation urging them to reject India's move to bifurcated Jammu and Kashmir into two Union Territories – J&K and Ladakh.

Three people killed in shooting at a Walmart store in the US
Three people killed in shooting at a Walmart store in the US

Three people have been reported killed in a shooting incident at a Walmart store in Duncan, Oklahoma, said the police.

Education

JNU administration partially rolls back fees hike amid students' protestJNU administration partially rolls back fees hike amid students' protest

In a major relief to Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) students, the administration has rolled back fees hike and promised assistance for economically weaker section.

KSP Civil Police Constable Exam 2019: Admit cards released at ksp.gov.inKSP Civil Police Constable Exam 2019: Admit cards released at ksp.gov.in

KSP Civil Police Constable Exam 2019 Admit Card: The Karnataka State Police (KSP) recruitment board has released the admit cards for written exam for recruitment to the posts of Civil Constable (men and women) on its official website and the interested candidates can now download it at ksp.gov.in.

Students, police clash at JNU over 400% fee hike on convocation day
Students, police clash at JNU over 400% fee hike on convocation day

Thousands of Jawaharlal Nehru University clashed with the police officials outside the college campus as they raised their voices against the college administration for a 400 per cent hike in the academic fees.

UPTET 2019 registration process begins at updeled.gov.in
UPTET 2019 registration process begins at updeled.gov.in

UPTET 2019: The application process for Uttar Pradesh Teachers’ Eligibility Test (UPTET) 2019 has begun. The candidates interested for UPTET 2019 can apply by registering themselves on the official website of Uttar Pradesh Teachers’ Eligibility Test at updeled.gov.in.