India to Hold 5G Spectrum Auction in Early June 2022

India is going to hold 5G spectrum auction in early June 2022, telecom minister Ashwini Vaishnaw reported. What is 5G spectrum? The 5G spectrum (also known as the fifth generation spectrum) is a term used to describe the electromagnetic spectrum that will be used by next-generation wireless networks. 5G refers to the type of wireless … Read more

Scientists find microplastics in blood for the first time

Scientists find microplastics in blood for the first time: Scientists have discovered microplastics in human blood for the first time, warning that the ubiquitous particles could also be making their way into organs. The tiny pieces of mostly invisible plastic have already been found almost everywhere else on Earth, from the deepest oceans to the … Read more

Lapsus$ targeted Microsoft, Samsung, Okta, Nvidia

Microsoft published a detailed cybersecurity blog confirming that its systems were breached by the hacker group Lapsus$. The post also states that Microsoft has observed a common thread of tactics being deployed to hack into the computer systems and networks of multiple organizations. The response comes after other prominent companies such as Nvidia, Samsung, Ubisoft, Okta, etc were believed to … Read more

CSIR’s HANSA-NG Flying Trainer completes the sea level trials

HANSA-NG, India’s first indigenous Flying Trainer has completed and passed its sea-level trials with flying colors and may soon be ready for the final flight clearance trials. The trainer jet, which is designed by a joint venture of CSIR-Institute of Advance Technology (CSIR-IAT), Bengaluru and the Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd (HAL), Bangalore, is set to undergo … Read more

Researchers Discover New Pathogen In Oral Tumours

Scientists from the Advanced Centre for Treatment, Research and Education in Cancer (ACTREC)-Tata Memorial Centre have identified the presence of a bacteria, Fusobacterium nucleatum, in the oral tumours at a significantly higher burden than in the oral cavity of healthy individuals. This bacterium was found to be present at high levels in most of the … Read more

Artificial Intelligence To Help Deliver Justice In India

AI and ML use is present in many sectors like healthcare, machines manufacturing, service sector, etc. The effectiveness of these technologies for the eCourts project is expected to increase the efficiency of the current justice delivery process. The government of India said that while implementing Phase 2 of the eCourts projects, under operation since 2015, … Read more

Scientists Found An Astounding Pulsar No One Has Ever Seen Before

Scientists have detected what appears to be an incredibly dense star behaving unlike anything else ever seen – and suspect it might be a type of exotic astrophysical object whose existence has been only hypothesised until now. The object, spotted using the Murchison Widefield Array telescope in outback Western Australia, unleashed huge bursts of energy … Read more

Avascular Necrosis (AVN)

The health woes of the patients infected with Covid-19 in the second wave still continues as many are being diagnosed with the long post-Covid complications of Avascular Necrosis (AVN), referred to as bone death. To find a clinical explanation, All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) has submitted a proposal to the Indian Council of … Read more

Trials On mRNA Vaccine Against HIV

The biotech firm Moderna has started trials on an mRNA vaccine against HIV, which uses a novel approach to elicit broadly neutralising HIV-1 antibodies (bNAbs) and eventually target multiple HIV strains. First doses of the experimental HIV vaccine antigens were administered at George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences in Washington DC this … Read more

Advanced Light Helicopter (ALH) MK III Aircraft

In a boost to maritime security, the indigenous Advanced Light Helicopter (ALH) MK III aircraft was formally inducted at INS Utkrosh by Commander-in-Chief, Andaman and Nicobar Command (CINCAN) Lieutenant General Ajai Singh at Port Blair on January 28, 2022. The ALH MK III aircraft is manufactured by Hindustan Aeronautics Limited and represents a tremendous leap … Read more