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India’s Gautam Adani: Asia’s richest man in the eye of…

India's Gautam Adani, the school drop-out turned billionaire who rose to become Asia's richest man, faces possibly the biggest challenge of his career after a U.S. short-seller cast doubts on his business practices, hammering shares in his companies and his reputation. Adani, whose home state is Gujarat in western India,…

Jameela Jamil on the rise in popularity of Ozempic for…

Popular actress Jameela Jamil has shared her concern about people using diabetes medication Ozempic as a rapid weight loss solution. For those not in the know, Ozempic is a brand name for semaglutide and is approved by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for use by individuals with type…

Is Salman Khan’s Twitter account hacked and put up for…

Salman Khan is one of the biggest superstars that Indian cinema has ever produced. The actor, who kick-started his acting career with a supporting role in Biwi Ho To Aisi in 1988, has been ruling the hearts of the audience for more than three decades now. Khan is hugely popular…

Everything you need to know about Indian actor Dev Joshi…

Indian television actor Dev Joshi, who shot to overnight fame after playing the lead role in a TV show called Baal Veer, on Friday announced that he will be joining the “dearMoon CREW” and taking a week-long trip around the moon in a SpaceX rocket in 2023. Joshi is among…

Elon Musk invited Stanford professor Jay Bhattacharya to Twitter headquarters;…

An Indian-origin professor at Stanford claimed Twitter had blacklisted him before the social media company was taken over by billionaire Elon Musk. Jay Bhattacharya said he visited Twitter’s headquarters in San Francisco after he was invited by Musk to meet him and learn more about the blacklist he was added…

Twitter secretly blacklisted Stanford anti-lockdown health professor Jay Bhattacharya, says…

In what looks like an effort to silence the right-wing, social media giant Twitter reportedly censored a number of known figures, including Dr Jay Bhattacharya, a Stanford professor who cautioned against the possible harmful effects that Covid-19 lockdown could lead to, The Telegraph reported, citing internal company data shared by…

Two Indian Americans at centre of Hunter Biden’s laptop story

Two Indian Americans – Congressman Ro Khanna and Vijaya Gadde – prominently figure in US President Joe Biden’s son Hunter Biden’s laptop story whose full disclosure Twitter CEO Elon Musk has announced would be released on the microblogging site. Musk, the world’s richest man who purchased Twitter last month, said…

Speculation about Kim Kardashian’s weight loss leads to soaring demand…

In February, the National Institute for Health, and Care Excellence (NICE) approved a weekly jab for obese patients with weight-related diseases, such as type 2 diabetes, or for those at high risk of a heart attack, as losing weight can help protect against these health issues. However, when in May,…

Twitter very slow in India: Elon Musk

Billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk has said Twitter is “very slow” in India and many other countries. “Twitter is very slow in India, Indonesia & many other countries. This is a fact, not a “claim”. 10 to 15 secs to refresh homeline tweets is common. Sometimes, it doesn't work at all,…

Kangana Ranaut called Instagram “dumb” days after hailing Twitter

After calling Twitter the "best social media platform", Kangana Ranaut thinks Instagram is dumb! Ironically, Kangana took to her Instagram stories on Friday and called Instagram "dumb". She wrote, "Dumb Instagram is all about pictures, whatever opinion one writes disappear(s) next day, as if everyone is fickle, frivolous, dumbo who…

Naina Redhu, one of India’s first Twitter users, says she…

With Tesla CEO Elon Musk's recent takeover of Twitter, there has been much talk about the changes that will be coming to the micro-blogging site following its acquisition. However, amidst all this, India's first Twitter user has some thoughts to share about the platform's evolution and the new changes. In…

Kangana Ranaut supports Elon Musk’s decision to charge $ 8…

Bollywood actor Kangana Ranaut, on Sunday, extended her support to the new Twitter owner, Elon Musk's decision to charge $ 8 a month to get verified accounts. Calling the social media platform as intellectually and ideologically motivated she termed it as the "best" and said that anybody who has an…

Why this 25-year-old Indian man’s post after getting sacked from…

Elon Musk-owned Twitter has begun mass layoffs. As per an unsigned internal memo seen by The Verge, Twitter employees were notified in the email that the layoffs were set to begin. Employees will receive an email by 9 AM PST on November 4th confirming whether they have been laid off…

Who is Sriram Krishnan, the Indian techie advising Elon Musk…

Twitter CEO Parag Agrawal and two other top executives were ousted moments after Tesla owner and billionaire Elon Musk acquired the social media platform in a $44 billion takeover deal. Now, the billionaire has roped in Sriram Krishnan, the general partner at the top VC firm Andreessen Horowitz (a16z) where…

‘I predicted the doom of ex-Twitter heads,’ says Kangana Ranaut

Bollywood actor Kangana Ranaut, on Friday, claimed that she predicted the doom of ex-Twitter heads long ago which came true. Taking to Instagram, the 'Dhaakad' actor shared a post on her stories which she captioned, "Trending since morning I had predicted the doom of ex Twitter heads long ago...another prediction…

Kangana Ranaut shares requests from fans to have her suspended…

Elon Musk, the CEO of electric car maker Tesla Inc, is the new owner of the world’s most popular micro-blogging platform Twitter. As soon as Musk took over, he booted out a couple of top executives from the company, including chief executive Parag Agrawal, CFO Ned Segal, and legal affairs…

Parag Agrawal’s 11-month tenure as Twitter CEO ends as Elon…

A steadily growing club of executives from India rising to the top of global corporations, but the 38-year-old executive's brief tenure at the helm of the social media giant was challenging and chaotic. Less than a year into his job as CEO, India-born Agrawal was ousted from the company by…

Akshata Murty, billionaire wife of Rishi Sunak, runs three companies.…

Indian national Akshata Murty, the wife of UK Prime Minister Rishi Sunak, and daughter of Narayana Murty, co-founder of Infosys, the software giant, was recently in the news for allegedly saving millions in taxes from British tax authorities by using her non-domicile status. However, in April 2022 the 42-year-old Indian-born…

7 promising cryptocurrencies for 2022: these coins are worth considering

Cryptocurrencies are becoming more popular every day, even if you can't deny the recent downward trend. However, it is this downward trend that is now setting the stage for a new rise in prices. While bitcoin is still the best known and most valuable cryptocurrency and is used in Bluechip…

B-lister Amber Heard bagging lead role in Aquaman shocked many…

Amber Heard notching up the lead role in the 2018 DC blockbuster Aquaman reportedly surprised a number of Hollywood executives who could not believe she ‘hacked it as the worst actor’. During an interview with Pop Topic, an elite member of Hollywood revealed, “A lot of us were actually pretty…

Twitter shareholders approve Elon Musk’s $44 billion takeover deal

Twitter shareholders on Tuesday (13) approved Tesla chief Elon Musk's $44 billion bid to buy the social media platform. The approval to accept Musk's offer of $54.20 per share was substantially higher than Twitter's current trading price, below $42 was widely expected. Twitter has forged ahead with the deal, despite…

Elon Musk takes a swipe at Jeff Bezos for making…

The critic in Elon Musk has dissected Amazon Prime Video’s Lord Of The Rings: The Rings Of Power, reigniting his longstanding rivalry with Amazon founder and executive chairman Jeff Bezos. The first two episodes of The Rings Of Power debuted on September 2 on Prime Video, based on Middle-earth’s Second…

India’s Adani becomes the world’s third-richest person

Indian industrialist Gautam Adani became the world's third-richest person on the Bloomberg Billionaires Index on Tuesday, the first time an Asian has ranked in the top three. The self-made billionaire has seen his net worth more than double to $137.4 billion in the last year, rising 20 spots on the…

Will need more than Lord Krishna to win, British envoy…

The dry British humour was on its best display at Delhi's Iskcon temple on Friday as UK High Commissioner Alex Ellis made fun of a Manchester United fan who was praying for divine intervention on Janmashtami for the struggling English Premier League (EPL) side. Alex Ellis took time to have…

Britain’s richest man Sir Jim Ratcliffe ‘potential buyer’ of Man…

British businessman Jim Ratcliffe is "definitely a potential buyer" of Manchester United if the English football giants go on sale, a spokesman for the Ineos petrochemicals billionaire said Wednesday. Ineos was responding to reports United's current owners, the US-based Glazer family, are considering selling a minority stake, with the team…

‘Next I’m buying Coca-Cola to put the cocaine back in’:…

Billionaire Elon Musk, the chief executive of electric automaker Tesla Inc TSLA.O and rocket company SpaceX, on Tuesday tweeted that he was buying soccer club Manchester United MANU.N, before posting later that he said it as a joke. Musk has a history of being unconventional, posting irreverent tweets. It is…

Reports: Amber Heard threw sex parties involving MDMA, alcohol, and…

If you thought everything was settled down for once and all after a judge read his order in the high-profile Johnny Depp and Amber Heard defamation trial, you were wrong. Ever since the pronouncement of the judgment, some secret documents have been coming out, which have caught the attention of…

‘Haven’t had sex in ages’: Elon Musk denies ‘romantic’ affair…

Tesla Inc TSLA.O boss Elon Musk said late on Sunday on Twitter that he and Google co-founder Sergey Brin remain friends and denied a report that he had been involved in an affair with Brin's wife Nicole Shanahan. Musk's tweets came after a Wall Street Journal report that cited unidentified…

‘Only reason we are on earth for is to reproduce’,…

Tesla and SpaceX owner, Elon Musk's 76-year-old father Errol Musk has revealed he had a secret second child, with his 35-year stepdaughter Jana Bezuidenhout three years ago. According to New York Post, Errol Musk in an interview with a British tabloid admitted that he welcomed a baby girl with Elon's…

Musk and Twitter: From volatile courtship to messy divorce

Elon Musk's pursuit of Twitter was a melodrama from beginning to end -- a volatile courtship between a mercurial billionaire and the massively influential social media platform. That relationship -- an obvious love-hate affair from Musk's side -- now seems set to end in an acrimonious divorce. The courtship  It…

UK probes hacking of army’s Twitter, YouTube accounts

British officials have launched an investigation after hackers took control of the armed forces Twitter and YouTube accounts, the ministry of defence announced Sunday. "We are aware of a breach of the Army’s Twitter and YouTube accounts and an investigation is underway," said a ministry statement. "Apologies for the temporary…

I no longer live with or wish to be related…

Elon Musk's transgender daughter has filed a request to change her name in accordance with her new gender identity and because "I no longer live with or wish to be related to my biological father in any way, shape or form."The petition for both a name change and a new…

Key moments of Depp vs Heard trial

After weeks of explosive testimony and three days of deliberations, the jury delivered a split verdict on Wednesday in the blockbuster defamation case between Johnny Depp and his ex-wife Amber Heard. And while the jury found that each had defamed the other, Depp celebrated the verdict as a victory and…

New space policy soon; India can have its own ‘SpaceX-like…

SEEKING to further increase private participation, the government will soon unveil a new space policy that could see the rise of India's own "SpaceX-like ventures", principal scientific advisor Ajay Kumar Sood has said. In an interview, the government's top science advisor said consultations have taken place and the final version…

Tesla won’t manufacture in India unless allowed to sell, service…

American electric carmaker Tesla, which has been seeking reduction in import duties to sell its vehicles in India, will not manufacture its products locally unless it is allowed to first sell and service its cars in the country, company founder and chief executive Elon Musk has said.In a tweet responding…

Endured spurt in online abuse during Trump presidency: Sadiq Khan

LONDON mayor Sadiq Khan said he endured heightened online racist abuse when Donald Trump was the American president.His comment at Stanford University in California on Tuesday (10) came amid debates over allowing the former president back on Twitter after billionaire Elon Musk struck a deal to take over the social…

Musk slammed for ‘targeting’ Vijaya Gadde

BILLIONAIRE businessman Elon Musk’s criticism of Twitter’s top legal officer Vijaya Gadde has raised fears of “harassment” against the woman executive of the social media company.Musk, who agreed to buy Twitter in a $44 billion deal, criticised Gadde for her role in banning from the micro-blogging platform a media report…

Twitter CEO says he is ‘unsure about company’s future goals

TWITTER’S India-born CEO Parag Agrawal has told its worried employees he doesn’t know “what direction this company will go in” once the social media giant is formally taken over by billionaire Elon Musk.  The remarks by Agrawal, who took charge as the chief executive of Twitter just five months ago,…

Musk’s criticism against Vijaya Gadde triggers backlash

ELON MUSK's criticism of Twitter sparked a barrage of abusive tweets against the company's top lawyer, raising questions about his compliance with a non-disparagement agreement and the tone that the social media platform's incoming owner will set for its users. Musk tweeted he disagreed with a decision Twitter made in…

Don’t know where Twitter is headed: Parag Agrawal

TWITTER'S India-born CEO Parag Agrawal has told its worried employees that he doesn't know “what direction this company will go in” once the social media giant is formally taken over by billionaire Elon Musk. The remarks by Agrawal, who took over the helm of Twitter just five months ago, came…

OneWeb collaborates with ISRO to launch satellites

ONEWEB, the low earth orbit satellite communications company, has collaborated with the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) to complete its satellite launch programme.The London-based company was forced to look for alternatives after it broke with Russian space agency Roscosmos in March this year as Moscow invaded Ukraine. But it later…

Adani among world’s 10 wealthiest people

INDIAN business magnate Gautam Adani has joined the league of the world’s top 10 richest persons on the back of the recent stock market rally.Adani, who runs diversified businesses ranging from green energy to mining, was ranked eighth on the Bloomberg Billionaires Index as of Friday (8), becoming the richest…

India turns to satellite broadband to bridge rural digital divide

INDIA's digital inclusion might get momentum due to recent policy moves including easier approvals for satellite broadband network rollouts, and the imminent launch of satellite broadband from India's Bharti Airtel and Jio Platforms, Elon Musk's Starlink, and others. There are currently more than 800 million internet subscribers in the nation…

Homes for Ukraine : Website to house refugees in UK…

A website for Britons interested in housing and sponsoring Ukrainians fleeing the Russian invasion went live on Monday (14) as the government steps up its efforts to deflect anger over its response to the refugee crisis. Prime minister Boris Johnson has sought to portray Britain as helping lead the global…

Elon Musk challenges Putin to fight, with Ukraine as the…

ELON MUSK, the world's richest man, on Monday (14) challenged Russian president Vladimir Putin to a fight, with nothing less than the fate of Ukraine, scene of Moscow's brutal invasion, at stake.The eccentric billionaire and founder of aerospace company SpaceX took to Twitter, where his messages are notoriously erratic, to…

OneWeb suspends Baikonur launches

GLOBAL satellite communications company OneWeb has announced that its board had voted to suspend all launches from Russia's Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan. With this, OneWeb has joined a growing list of companies snapping or suspending ties with Russia. Russia's space agency Roscosmos has sought guarantees from OneWeb and Europe's Arianespace…

Ambani-led company set to enter satellite broadband space

INDIAN tycoon Mukesh Ambani is set to enter the satellite broadband services space as his tech company Jio Platforms has announced a tie-up with Luxembourg-based SES.The two companies have formed a joint venture, Jio Space Technology Limited, in which Jio owns 51 per cent equity stake and SES the remaining…

Tesla ‘can’t have market in India but jobs in China’

INDIA has made it clear that relaxations will not be provided to US-based electric vehicles major Tesla unless it participates in manufacturing activities in the south Asian country.Heavy industries minister Krishan Pal Gurjar on Tuesday (8) said there cannot be a situation where the market is India but jobs are…

OneWeb ties up with Hughes for India operations

BRITAIN’S satellite communications company OneWeb and Hughes Communications India Pvt Ltd (HCIPL) have come together to provide low orbit connectivity services across the south Asian country for six years.However, the financial details of the satellite broadband distribution deal are not disclosed. HCIPL is a joint venture between America’s Hughes Network…

Working through challenges with India: Tesla

TESLA is working through a lot of challenges with the government to launch its products in India, the US-based electric car major's founder and CEO Elon Musk said on Thursday (13).Responding to a tweet on the company's plans to launch its products in India, Musk tweeted: "Still working through a…

SpaceX sets up subsidiary in India, plans to apply for…

THE WORLD'S richest person Elon Musk-owned SpaceX has incorporated its wholly-owned subsidiary in India to start local broadband operations, a top official of the company said. SpaceX's satellite broadband arm Starlink aims to start broadband services in India from December 2022, with 200,000 active terminals subject to permission from the…

India asks Tesla to make cars in India, assures full…

INDIAN transport minister Nitin Gadkari has said that US electric car-maker Tesla had been asked not to sell its China-make vehicles in India and instead make them in the South Asian country. He also reportedly asked Elon Musk’s firm to export its cars made in India product. The minister said:…

Seven Characteristics of a Good Business Owner

Generally, to be successful in any business industry, there are some character traits you should possess. One can acquire this set of skills from different places such as schools, mentors, business articles, and magazines. For some people, these character traits are inborn. However, this does not mean that those born…

OneWeb launches 34 new satellites, increases tally to 288

BRITISH space internet company OneWeb has successfully launched 34 new satellites into space on Saturday (21) through Russian Soyuz rocket, taking its in-orbit mega-constellation to 288. The rocket operated by Europe's Arianespace took off successfully at 2213 GMT Saturday (21) from the Baikonur cosmodrome in Kazakhstan, the Roscosmos space agency…

Elon Musk wants import duty cut to start Tesla factory…

TESLA Inc Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk on Twitter said that a factory in India was likely if the electric-car maker was successful with imported vehicles. The company has also recently written to Indian ministries seeking a reduction in import duties on electric vehicles (EVs) in a bid to promote…

India celebrates Sirisha Bandla’s historic flight to space aboard Virgin…

SIRISHA BANDLA made history on Sunday (11) when she flew to the edge of space on billionaire Sir Richard Branson's Virgin Galactic rocket plane. She became the second woman from India to go to space after Kalpana Chawla, who died when the Columbia Space Shuttle's crash in 2013. Sir Richard…

OneWeb launches 36 more satellites

BRITISH space internet company OneWeb on Thursday (1) successfully launched another 36 satellites, taking its in-orbit mega-constellation to 254. With the current number of satellites, the company is planning to offer a commercial service to a great swathe of the Northern Hemisphere by the end of 2021. "These things don't…

India’s Bharti Global to invest £362 million in OneWeb

INDIA’S Bharti Global will invest $500 million (£362m) in the UK-based space start-up OneWeb, becoming the biggest shareholder in the satellite provider. With the deal, billionaire Sunil Mittal-run Bharti Group, will now own a 39 per cent stake in OneWeb, which it along with the UK government had rescued from…

Russian Soyuz rocket launches 36 OneWeb satellites after delay

A RUSSIAN Soyuz rocket carrying 36 UK telecommunication and internet satellites was launched on Friday (28) from the Vostochny cosmodrome in Russia's Far East. The rocket blasted off at 1738 GMT, and the process was carried out by the world's leading satellite launch company, Arianespace. "The launch went according to…

France invests $550m in OneWeb to challenge Musk’s SpaceX

A French company backed by the government has invested $550 million in British space internet company OneWeb to challenge Elon Musk's SpaceX. Eutelsat has paid $550m (£395m) for a 24 per cent stake in OneWeb, which was rescued by the British government last year in a joint venture with Indian…

Rural broadband for the whole of UK by October, says…

THE UK government’s OneWeb satellite network will provide rural broadband for the whole of the UK by October, the businessman backing the project has said. According to The Times report, Sunil Mittal has said that OneWeb can give a broadband signal to everyone. "That is a powerful start and a…

India woos Tesla with offer of cheaper production costs than…

INDIA is ready to offer incentives to ensure Tesla Inc's cost of production would be less than in China if the carmaker commits to making its electric vehicles in the south Asian country, transport minister Nitin Gadkari told Reuters. Gadkari's pitch comes weeks after billionaire Elon Musk's Tesla registered a…

Tata Motors owned Jaguar to become fully electric from 2025

INDIAN-owned luxury car brand Jaguar has said that it will produce only electric vehicles from 2025 as governments put pressure on the business world to slash carbon emissions and consumers demand greener products. Jaguar Land Rover, owned by Mumbai-based Tata Motors, will invest £2.5 billion ($3.5 billion) annually under its 'Reimagine'…

Bitcoin gets £17.2m backing from Twitter’s Dorsey and Jay-Z

TWITTER CEO Jack Dorsey and rapper turned business mogul Jay Z have paired up to invest £17.2 million ($23.6m)  into a trust designed to fund Bitcoin development around the world. Dorsey, who is also founder and chief of financial services and mobile payments firm Square, said in a tweet that…

Tesla takes another step on road to launch in India

Tesla Inc has moved a step closer to its launch in India later this year by registering a company in the country, a regulatory filing showed on Tuesday (12). Tesla Motors India and Energy Private Limited was incorporated on January 8th with its registered office in the southern city of…

India’s richest state invites Tesla after Musk hints entry into…

India's richest state Maharashtra has invited U.S. electric-car maker Tesla Inc, weeks after its chief executive officer Elon Musk suggested entering the country next year. In a tweet on Thursday, state tourism and environment minister Aaditya Thackeray said he and industries minister Subhash Desai held a video call with Tesla…

Tesla CEO Musk suggests India entry in 2021

Tesla Inc chief executive Elon Musk indicated on Friday that the US electric carmaker will make a foray into India in 2021. "Next year for sure," Musk said on Twitter in reply to a post with a photograph of a T-shirt with the message: "India wants Tesla". "Thanks for waiting,"…

Modi website’s Twitter account gets hacked, seeks cryptocurrency donations

TWITTER confirmed on Thursday (3) that an account of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's personal website was hacked, with a series of tweets asking its followers to donate to a relief fund through cryptocurrency. The incident comes after several Twitter accounts of prominent personalities were hacked in July. According to reports,…

Joint bid by UK government, Bharti group wins auction for…

BRITAIN has joined forces with India's Bharti Global to buy the collapsed satellite operator OneWeb, with the two sides pledging $1 billion between them to develop a constellation that could boost broadband and other services. Under the deal announced on Friday (3), Britain will invest $500 million and take a…

Trump picks top Indian Americans in team to help revive…

DONALD TRUMP has named six Indian-American corporate leaders, including Sundar Pichai of Google and Satya Nadella of Microsoft, to his Great American Economic Revival Industry Groups. The US president has roped in over 200 top American leaders from various industries and sections to create nearly a dozen and half different…

Zoom hires ex-Facebook security chief Alex Stamos as adviser

Zoom Video Communications Inc (ZM.O) has tapped former Facebook security chief Alex Stamos as an adviser as safety and privacy concerns about its fast-growing video-conferencing app drive a global backlash against the company. Recently, Google banned the desktop version of Zoom from corporate laptops. Coronavirus lockdowns have driven a surge…

‘I’m ruthless in my pursuit of success,’ says Apprentice contestant…

AN Asian candidate is among the 2019 Apprentice hopefuls, the BBC revealed on Tuesday (24). Shahin Hassan, a 36-year-old Chartered Engineer from Birmingham, will be featured on the show when it returns to BBC One on October 2. The show will have 16 contestants battling it out to become Lord…

India loses contact with Moon lander

INDIA’S space programme suffered a setback Saturday (7) after losing contact with unmanned spacecraft moments before it was due to make a historic soft landing on the Moon. Prime minister Narendra Modi sought to comfort glum scientists and a stunned nation from mission control in Bengaluru, saying India was still…

Ariane Rocket Puts Telecommunications Satellites Into Orbit For India

TWO communications satellites for India and a consortium from Saudi Arabia, Greece and Cyprus -- were successfully put into orbit by the European aerospace firm ArianeGroup, the company announced today (6). Competition by commercial operators in the lucrative rocket industry has intensified in the past few years, particularly since the…

Satya Nadella, Sundar Pichai top CEOs in US

Microsoft's Satya Nadella and Google's Sundar Pichai have claimed top spots in companies-rating platform Comparably's best CEOs of 2018. While Nadella came on top of the list, Pichai stood at the third place. The Home Depot's CEO Craig Menear took the second position. The ratings were compiled through responses from…

TIME’s most influential: Deepika Padukone, the only Indian actress to…

Bollywood actress Deepika Padukone is the only Indian actress to be featured on Time Magazine's prestigious 100 Most Influential People list, and fellow actress Priyanka Chopra tweeted a shout-out to her colleague, saying she was proud of the Padmaavat actress. Indians featured in the Influential People list also include Ola co-founder…

British Indian entrepreneur Sanjeev Gupta to break Tesla’s record for…

Indian-born British businessman Sanjeev Gupta may soon hold the honour of building the world's most powerful lithium-ion battery. The honour currently belongs to Elon Musk’s Tesla. Gupta, says Techradar, has plans to build a 120 megawatt/140 megawatt-hour battery, beating out the 100 megawatt/129 megawatt-hour battery by Tesla in South Australia. The…

Elon Musk needs to stop acting like a spoilt child,…

Elon Musk needs to stop throwing temper tantrums and acting like a spoilt child, his father Errol Musk said. The 72-year-old South African engineer has not spoken to his billionaire son in more than a year, ever since welcoming a child with a woman 42 years his junior. Errol opened up…

Humanity on earth could be facing an eventual doomsday: Elon…

Elon Musk wants to send more than one million people to Mars to preserve humanity in case a catastrophe strikes earth and wipes out the entire human race. The SpaceX CEO said humans need to think seriously about colonising Mars in case there's a third world war. "There's likely to…

Richard Branson announces Hyperloop plan for India

Virgin Hyperloop One, the futuristic transport startup backed by British tycoon Richard Branson, has announced plans for a superfast rail network linking India's financial capital Mumbai to the city of Pune. The proposed hyperloop -- which aims to deliver transport at near-supersonic speeds in sealed tubes -- would reduce travel…

India’s budget mini space shuttle blasts off

India successfully launched its first mini space shuttle on Monday as New Delhi’s famously frugal space agency joined the global race to make rockets as reusable as airplanes. The shuttle was reportedly developed on a budget of just one billion rupees (£9.6 million), a fraction of the billions of dollars…

Billionaire Naveen Jain discusses his mission to explore the Moon

AN INDIAN-born billionaire believes his company’s mission to explore the Moon and enable humans to live there could lead to world peace. In an interview with Eastern Eye, Naveen Jain revealed his bold plans to allow people to take a holiday on the Moon’s surface, buy space rocks and use…

Millions protest against Trump’s British state visit invite after travel…

US president Donald Trump’s administration has indicated for the first time that Pakistan could be included in a list of Muslim-majority countries from where immigration to the US has been banned. It follows his controversial executive order last week barring refugees and people from seven mainly Muslim nations. The travel…

Millions protest against Trump’s British state visit invite after travel…

US president Donald Trump’s administration has indicated for the first time that Pakistan could be included in a list of Muslim-majority countries from where immigration to the US has been banned. It follows his controversial executive order last week barring refugees and people from seven mainly Muslim nations. The travel…