HIV prevention drug PrEP(Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis) showed positive results.
Bharat Dynamics Limited (BDL) successfully test-fired an indigenously developed anti-tank guided missile called Amogha-1(2nd generation) at Babina Army Range in MP.
GOI launching its own OS ‘BOSS(Bharat Operating System Solutions) to replace Microsoft Window developed by C-DAC (Centre for Development of Advanced Computing).
Facebook unveiled a news gathering tool- “Signal” for journalists.
China successfully placed 20 micro satellites into space using its latest carrier rocket from “Long March – 6” in the northern province of Shanxi.
Microsoft launches Office 2016 with “Collaborative”, new office software provides real-time collaboration on documents – available in 40 languages.
India signed an agreement to launch 23 foreign satellites as per Antrix Cooperation and to launch 6 Singapore satellites , Antrix Corporation signed pact with US to launch 9 small satellites.
ISRO launched India’s 1st dedicated multi wavelength space observatory satellite ASTROSAT for astronomical research from the Satish Dhawan Space Centre, Sriharikota along with six foreign satellites(Inodonesia, Canada and USA) – Vehicle PSLV – 30.
Evidence of flowing water on MARS – hydrated salt crystals containing molecules of water – Compact Reconnaissance Imaging Spectrometer for Mars (CRISM).
China launched navigation satellite BDS I2-S(plough or big dipper constellation)– featured with hydrogen atomic clock ) – 20th satellite for its BeiDou Navigation Satellite System launched by Long March3B carrier rocket from Xichang Satellite Launch Center in the southwestern province of Sichuan.