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India to have own satellite navigation system soon: ISRO

isro logo 150x150 India to have own satellite navigation system soon: ISROIndia will shortly join a select group of nations having its own satellite navigation system called Indian Regional Navigation Satellite System (IRNSS) offering position, navigation and timing (PNT) services, an official of India’s space agency said Wednesday. “The IRNSS is a constellation of seven satellites – to be increased to 11 later – to offer [...] Continue reading India to have own satellite navigation system soon: ISRO

15 Creative Celebrity Inventors

From pop stars to politicians, here is a list of celebrities whose creative talents include a knack for inventing something new. And frequently useless. Continue reading 15 Creative Celebrity Inventors

Ricky Ponting4 221x300 Angry Ponting slams ‘technology deficient’ TV referral system as ‘blight on game’Australian skipper Ricky Ponting has branded the TV referral system as ‘a blight on the game’ after being denied what he considered was a fair catch in the drawn first Test of the Ashes series. The bone of contention was the decision to give England double centurion Alastair Cook not-out after being caught by Ponting. [...] Continue reading Angry Ponting slams ‘technology-deficient’ TV referral system as ‘blight on game’

Pakistan ODI captain Shahid Afridi reckons that the Umpire Decision Review System (UDRS), increasingly common in Test cricket, should also be introduced in one-day international format. “It will be good in matches like this and big series like this. It’s important in cricket now. I know in Twenty20 you don’t have much time, but in [...] Continue reading Afridi calls for introduction of Umpire Decision Review System in ODIs

LiLo’s going to The Chokey later this month, so you knew it was only a matter of time before Dope Fiend Enabler No. 1 — Dina “Orange Oprah” Lohan — went on a Champagne Campaign about the great injustice being done to “her child” at the hands of the American legal system. “This is not an [...] Continue reading Dina Lohan Tells “Entertainment Tonight:” “We’re Disappointed In The System”