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Now, Yogi Adityanath ‘inspired’ menu at Lucknow hotel

Lucknow: Yogi Adityanath, ever since he assumed office as the 21st Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh, has not only sent shivers down the spines of the bureacuracy with his blistering work pace but has also “inspired” a luxury hotel in this city of nawabs to tailor its vegetraian menu in his likeness, even as it

Now, ‘smart’ robots that asks questions when confused

Washington: Scientists have developed analgorithm that enables robots to ask intelligent questions when they are confused to help them get better at fetching objects – an important task for future robot assistants. The algorithm developed by researchers at Brown University in the US enables a robot to quantify how certain it is about what a

Now, effective painkillers without dangerous side effects

Berlin: Scientists in Germany have discovereda new way of developing painkillers that are more effective and without dangerous side effects. Researchers including those from Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin used computational simulation to analyse interactions at opioid receptors – the cell’s docking sites for painkillers. When used in an animal model, their prototype of a morphine-like molecule

Now, 3D-printed micro-camera with eagle-eye vision

Berlin: Scientists have developed a new 3D-printed camera that could provide eagle-eye vision to micro-drones. The micro camera may be employed in medical procedures such as endoscopies, or used to develop micro-robots designed to measure, explore or survey, said researchers from University of Stuttgart in Germany. To create sharp images like an eagle’s eye, the

Now, smartphone app to measure railway ride quality

London: Scientists have developed a new app that can allow railway passengers to measure ride comfort using their smartphones, and record vibration data from a running train to detect track faults and indicate which sections are in need of maintenance. Information collected by the app would give railway companies instant feedback from passengers about bumps,

Now, four-in-one pill to treat high blood pressure

Melbourne: A new ultra-low dose four-in-onepill has been found to be 100 per cent effective at tackling high blood pressure, according to the results of a clinical trial published in The Lancet journal. Every patient on the pilot trial conducted by The George Institute for Global Health in Australia saw their blood levels drop to

Now, biomimetic tree that can generate electricity

Washington: Money does not grow on trees, butelectricity might someday, as scientists have developed a new biomimetic tree which generates power when wind blows through its artificial leaves. The technology developed by researchers at Iowa State University in the US may help people charge household appliances without the need for large wind turbines. Scientists built

Now, smartwatches to verify your signatures!

Jerusalem:  Scientists have developed a novel software that enables smartwatches, currently worn by one in six people around the world, to verify handwritten signatures. “A popular device worn by so many people should feature additional, critically useful functions,” said Erez Shmueli from Tel Aviv University (TAU) in Israel, adding that 373 million of these devices will

Manifestos: Once a mundane affair, now a fierce factor in polls

Hitherto seen as a mundane exercise necessary before elections, the manifestos issued by various political parties of late have become important documents for judging the performance of the parties spread over a period of five years. It is a recent trend that people have started asking about the fulfilling of the promises made in the

Now, eight more party leaders serve ultimatum to Congress

Bathinda:The Congress high command is again set to face serious trouble from rebels. As many as eight party leaders on Monday announced to file nomination papers on Wednesday¸ if party doesn’t replace candidates in their respective constituencies. Bhupinder Gora (Maur), Gursharan Kaur Randhawa (Samana), Jagtar Singh (Bathinda-Rural), Raman Bhalla (Pathankot), Hemraj Aggarwal (Ludhiana-North), Naresh Puri

No decision on Congress candidates as of now

Chandigarh: The first meeting of the CEC was held on December 4, which too had ended with no results The much-awaited second meeting of the Congress Election Committee (CEC) in New Delhi drew a blank as the list of candidates could not be released. The party is to field 117 candidates for the assembly constituencies

Now users can launch Facebook’s ‘Safety Check’

New York: Facebook will now allow its 1.2 billion users to automatically launch its crisis response tool, “Safety Check”.According to a report by cnet.com on Thursday, this change will allow the community to decide the urgency of the nearby danger, something Facebook has struggled to grasp. In the areas of immediate danger, Safety Check allows

Now, get Rs 2,000 cash from petrol pumps

  New Delhi:  With long queues continuing at banks and ATMs, now petrol pumps will also dispense Rs 2,000 cash per person per day, state-run Doordarshan announced in a tweet on Thursday. “Cash to be dispensed at 2,500 petrol pumps; Cash to be given by swiping of debit/credit card via POS (Point of Sale) machine,”

Sarvann movie first look poster out now

Priyanka Chopra’s first Punjabi production film “Sarvann” starring Amrinder Gill, Ranjit Bawa and Simi Chahalfirst poster is out now. Amarinder Gill is one of the most experienced and successful actor in Punjabi films so far. Priyanka Chopra has just posted the another movie poster on Instagram.

Sippy Gill’s “Pendu Maharaja” out now

Sippy Gill’s Pendu Maharaja has been officially released on Friday. Saga Music presenting another biggest new Punjabi song of 2016 featuring Sippy Gill as Pendu Maharaja, lyrics penned by goneyane wala Amrit Maan and music by Laddi Gill. Subscribe sagahits to get the best collection of new punjabi music and

Tee Thapar’s “Jaan Soneya” song out now

Tee Thapar’s song “Jaan Soneya” presented by Vvanjhali Records has been released on Friday. The song has been directed by Sunny Dhinse and is sung by Tee Thapar. Tee Thapar’s song “Jaan Soneya” has been written by Deepa Bandala and music was given by Sunil Kalyan and DJ Dips. The song’s executive producer is Sonny Samra which

Trump now just one point behind Clinton, says latest poll

Washington: US Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump has pulled within a point of Democratic challenger Hillary Clinton, polling at 45 per cent among likely US voters to Clinton’s 46 per cent, the latest Washington Post-ABC News Tracking Poll says. The results are based on a random sample of 1,781 adults surveyed by telephone on October

Disability pension to continue in old format for now

New Delhi: The Defence Ministry on Saturday ordered implementation of the 7th Pay Commission’s recommendations on pensions but added that the disability pension component will be paid as per the old system until the pay panel’s Anomaly Committee comes out with a solution. An ministry order, issued a day ahead of Diwali, announced implementation of

Now inform police of illegal activities through Whatsapp

Ludhiana: Seeking the information from residents regarding flesh trade rackets, drug peddlers, activities of liquor smugglers or any other useful information, the city police have launched Whatsapp number. The Police have appealed the residents to lodge complaint on Whatsapp number 7837018600. The number will be directly operated by Deputy Commissioner of Police (DCP) Dhruman Nimbale.

Now ‘heroin’ comes from Manipur to city, states

Chandigarh:There is an alarming increase reported in usage of ‘heroin’ in Chandigarh and neighbouring states as the contraband is being procured by the drug peddlers from Manipur which is turning to be a principal source. Kaustubh Sharma, Zonal Director, Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) of Chandigarh said “Heroin is being supplied mainly from Manipur these days.