Tuesday June 2, 2015
The government has mandated the installation of Global Positioning System (GPS) in all public transport vehicles plying within Delhi. In fact, the transport department denied fitness certificates to hundreds of autorickshaws and taxis since they were...
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday April 29, 2015
Alarmed at the spurt in crimes against women, the Odisha government has decided to equip the state buses with CCTV cameras and Global Positioning System.
Reuters | Thursday April 16, 2015
Air Force Space Command last month first acknowledged the issue, which affects the way messages are transmitted by GPS IIF satellites.
World News | Reuters | Saturday April 11, 2015
Countries looking for cheap earthquake warning systems might want to try apps and smartphones after scientists discovered that smartphones could be used as an affordable alternative to sophisticated earthquake monitoring networks.
Reuters | Thursday March 26, 2015
The rocket blasted off from Florida on Wednesday to deliver the ninth of 12 next-generation Global Positioning System satellites into orbit.
World News | Reuters | Monday March 23, 2015
The US Air Force on Sunday said it is working to resolve a technical error that affects some Boeing Co Global Positioning System (GPS) satellites, although it did not hurt the accuracy of GPS signals received by users around the world.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday February 9, 2015
Maharashtra government will soon make mandatory the installation of Global Positioning System (GPS) trackers in taxis and autorickshaws in the state.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday December 14, 2014
A Global Positioning System (GPS) will be installed in state public transport vehicles along with a 'safety button' linked to police control room, Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has said.
Guwahati News | Press Trust of India | Friday December 5, 2014
All public transport city buses operating in Guwahati will compulsorily have Global Positioning System (GPS), while two new bus routes opened within the city.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday October 16, 2014
India successfully launched IRNSS 1C on board ISRO's PSLV C26 rocket from the spaceport here at 1.32 am today, moving a step closer to setting up the country's own navigation system on par with Global Positioning System (GPS) of the US.
World News | Reuters | Tuesday October 7, 2014
The discovery of cells in the brain that act as the body's internal global positioning system, which won three scientists the Nobel Prize for medicine on Monday, opens an intriguing new window onto dementia.
World News | Associated Press | Saturday August 2, 2014
A new Global Positioning System satellite has been launched into space.
India News | Pallava Bagla | Friday April 4, 2014
The Indian space agency made history today by launching the Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle or PSLV successfully 25 times in a row, bringing India one step closer to its own global positioning system or the 'desi' GPS.
Chennai News | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday August 25, 2013
In a first-of-its-kind development in the country, auto-rickshaws in Chennai will be fitted with a meter with global positioning system (GPS) and electronic digital printer, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa said on Sunday.
Jaipur News | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday July 19, 2013
Auto rickshaws and taxis in Jaipur will now have Global Positioning System (GPS) trackers installed in them.
India News | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Tuesday July 2, 2013
I've covered over a dozen satellite launches at the Satish Dhawan Space Centre at Sriharikota, but India's first midnight satellite launch was truly special.
India News | Agence France-Presse | Monday July 1, 2013
India will today launch the first stage of its domestic satellite navigation network which will eventually provide services both to civilians and the military and is similar to the US Global Positioning System, officials said.
Press Trust of India | Wednesday May 29, 2013
This initiative will not only allow the fire-fighters reach the location of fire mishaps quickly, but also provide them with guidance in the fire fighting operation.
Gurgaon News | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday May 20, 2013
Vehicles used by companies in Gurgaon to ferry female employees will have to be equipped with Global Positioning System (GPS) within a month.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Thursday April 25, 2013
The US army is working to limit its dependence on GPS by developing the next generation of navigation technology, including a tiny autonomous chip, the director of the Pentagon's research agency said.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday March 25, 2013
For the convenience and safety of passengers, the Haryana Roadways buses will be equipped with Global Positioning System (GPS) and LED based Electronic Destination Board displaying the destination stations, including stoppages en route.
Associated Press | Thursday March 14, 2013
Coca-Cola employees in the southwestern province of Yunnan were found improperly using handheld global positioning system devices.
Jaipur News | Indo-Asian News Services | Monday February 11, 2013
Around 12,000 auto rickshaws in the city will be fitted with global positioning system (GPS) to enable police track them down in case of emergencies or respond quickly if passengers, especially women, are harassed by auto drivers, officials said on M...
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Thursday February 7, 2013
As part of efforts to enhance security for women and respond promptly to their distress calls, Delhi Police has revamped its helpline number 100 by increasing the number of lines from 60 to 100 and installed Global Positioning System (GPS) devices in...