Arunachal tech genius, who invented goggles for blind, wants to make world a better place

Written by Kallol Dey | Dimapur | Updated: January 12, 2018 8:56 pm Anang Tadar (centre) with his farmer parents at his village Nyapin in Arunachal Pradesh. The words ‘isolation’ and ‘obstacles’ more often than not accompany the mention of the North East, feeding a…

Kolkata Municipal Corporation to use drones to check dengue

By: PTI | Kolkata | Published: December 17, 2017 8:56 pm (Representational Image) As part of its drive to fight dengue, the Kolkata Municipal Corporation (KMC) has decided to use drones from next year to take “difficult images” of stagnant water on terraces of high-rises…

Drone flew into New York `no-fly’ zone, exposing risks

By: Bloomberg | Published: December 15, 2017 6:51 pm Reports of safety incidents involving drones have climbed steadily, and averaged more than 200 a month last summer, according to US federal data. (File Photo) A recreational drone operator whose device smashed into a US Army…