IAEA demands access to Iranian military site

Moscow: The head of the UN nuclear watchdog urged Iran Monday to grant IAEA inspectors immediate access to the Parchin facility, the agency reported on its website. “We consider it essential for Iran to engage with us without further delay on the substance of our concerns,” IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano said at the agency’s […]

Indian space agency scores a perfect 100!

Sriharikota: The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) created history with the successful launch of its 100th indigenous mission on Sunday. ISRO’s workhorse Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV) C-21 rocket blasted off from Satish Dhawan Space Centre in Sriharikota, Andhra Pradesh at 9.53 am. The launch, scheduled for 9.51 am, was delayed by two minutes at […]

India, Pakistan ink new liberalised visa pact

Islamabad: India and Pakistan on Saturday signed the much-awaited liberalised visa agreement, introducing for the first time group tourist and pilgrim visas, separate visa for businessmen and visa on arrival for those over 65 years of age. The new pact, signed between External Affairs Minister S M Krishna and Pakistan Interior Minister Rehman Malik, replaces […]

Improve your Memory by Green Tea : Study

Chemicals found in green tea can boost your memory and learning skills, a new study has found. Researchers from the Third Military Medical University, Chongqing, China found that chemical properties of green tea affect the generation of brain cells, providing benefits for memory and spatial learning. Scientists said it has long been believed that drinking […]