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High ranking, pocket-friendly and closer home: Why Asian universities are becoming more popular among Indian students

September 11, 2021 1:15 pm

While traditionally the ‘study abroad dream’ was largely restricted to America, the UK and Europe, there has been an increased popularity of Asian universities among students from India aspiring to study abroad in recent years.

Ultralight 'supermaterial' made using plastic bottle waste

November 04, 2018 7:53 pm

NUS researchers developed a way to convert plastic bottle waste into flexible and durable aerogels for many useful applications

Underwater robot made capable of manta-ray like propulsion

December 04, 2017 7:26 pm

Scientists have created an underwater robot designed to resemble the manta ray, whose fin-based propulsion has been a mystery to researchers.

Netaji galvanised Indians in Singapore to fight for freedom

September 27, 2014 12:00 pm

The Indians were majority of the 78,000 civilians from Malaya and Singapore deployed on the rail project.

Spider’s self-castration raises reproductive success

June 24, 2012 2:51 am

Males of a tropical species of spider castrate themselves after mating to shed weight and fight off other males,finds a study

Small money,net gain

January 15, 2012 2:34 am

An online microfinance platform identifies the needy and lets lenders decide who and how much to fund

Most in China don’t even think of 1962: Noted Chinese historian

December 15, 2010 12:00 am

The 1962 India-China war may be a sore point for Indians.

Clenching muscles ‘increases willpower’

October 19, 2010 11:24 am

Unable to quit smoking due to lack of willpower?A new study reveals that firming muscles can shore up self-control.