Now You Can Watch Japan’s Hayabusa2 Shoot a Bomb at an Asteroid

On April 4, the Hayabusa2 spacecraft tossed a bomb at a space rock, then ducked for cover to wait for the debris to settle — but before it did, it watched the impactor soar toward the asteroid, called Ryugu.The spacecraft, which is operated by the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA), has been studying

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The clock is ticking for demoralised KKR

INDIAN PREMIER LEAGUE 2019 Russell has been carrying KKR on his shoulders, but even he can't do everything everytime © BCCI Where do we even begin? Should we highlight the fact that their squad depth isn't as good as some of the other sides? Should we highlight the presence of an inexperienced Indian

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Oral immunotherapy safe for children allergic to peanuts | health

A recent study has claimed that oral immunotherapy given as routine treatment is safe for preschoolers allergic to peanuts. Oral immunotherapy (OIT) is a treatment protocol in which a patient consumes small amounts of the allergenic food.“Although there have been many clinical trials of peanut oral immunotherapy in older children and one trial

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R Ashwin fined for slow-over rate offence

IPL 2019 Ashwin was fined INR 12 Lakh. © AFP Kings XI Punjab captain Ravichandran Ashwin was fined for his team maintaining a slow over-rate during their five-wicket loss to Delhi Capitals at the Feroz Shah Kotla on Saturday (April 20). Mumbai Indians' Rohit Sharma, Rajasthan Royals' recently-sacked captain Ajinkya Rahane, and Royal

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On The Countdown, Prannoy Roy Analyses JDS-Congress Coalition In Karnataka: Highlights

Prannoy Roy and his team analyse crucial questions of Karnataka on The CountdownNew Delhi: Will the Congress-JD(S) alliance in Karnataka pull of a win this time as well? The infighting between the parties has been a talking point in the recent past. Will this help the BJP to win the crucial state or is

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‘Kalank’ box-office collection Day 3: The Alia Bhatt and Varun Dhawan starrer grosses Rs 10.75 crore on Friday | Hindi Movie News

One of Karan Johar’s most ambitious project, ‘Kalank’ directed by Abhishek Varman finally hit the theatres on April 17 amongst huge anticipation of the audience. While the film has been receiving mixed reviews from the audience and the critics alike, the film has been doing numbers at the box-office. According to the report

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Study warns of measles outbreak

New research has indicated that a decline in measles vaccination could lead to the outbreak of the disease in full swing. The research was published in the journal, Neuron. According to the study, without a renewed focus on measles vaccination efforts, the disease may rebound in full force.Measles is an extremely contagious illness

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Back on Earth, China’s Mars simulation base greets first visitors

They were not on the set of Star Wars, but at a Chinese-built Mars simulation base in the barren, windswept hills of Gansu province. About 100 excited Chinese teenagers completed a five-hour tour of a space colony against a desolate backdrop not unlike the desert planet of Tatooine, the homeworld of Luke Skywalker.

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At 68%, turnout dips slightly in second phase of polling

NEW DELHI: The second phase of polling covering 95 Lok Sabha constituencies across 12 states saw an overall 67.7% turnout, according to data on the Election Commission’s Voter Turnout app at 10 pm, compared with 69.5% in the same seats in 2014. Voting was peaceful, barring a few incidents of EVMs being damaged

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NASA’s planet-hunting probe, TESS spots Earth-sized planet

NASA’s Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS), shown here in a conceptual illustration (Image source: NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center) NASA’s latest planet-hunting probe has discovered its first Earth-sized exoplanet orbiting a star 53 light-years away. The Transiting Exoplanets Survey Satellite (TESS) also discovered a warm sub-Neptune-sized world in the same system, according to

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