India | 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 | 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 | Associated Press | Saturday August 2, 2014
A new Global Positioning System satellite has been launched into space.
India | 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.
Cities | 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.
Cities | 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 | 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 | 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.
Cities | 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 | 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 | 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.
Cities | 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...
Cities | 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...
Agence France-Presse | Monday September 3, 2012
A new Android device boasts encryption and works with software and a global positioning system made in Russia.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Sunday July 8, 2012
Trash vans deputed by Municipal Corporation of Gurgaon have been installed with Global Positioning System (GPS) devices to ensure that the task of garbage disposal is carried out properly.
Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday June 6, 2012
An application on the iPhone, a multimedia smartphone designed by Apple Inc, uses global positioning system (GPS) technology to track down gay people and help them meet one another.The iPhone application - Grindr - uses the iPhone's GPS system to...
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday February 16, 2010
Gujarat government is procuring high-tech gadgets like Global Positioning System, automated sensor grid and night vision devices to track lions and keep poachers at bay at the Gir National Park.
Sci Tech | Press Trust of India | Tuesday June 16, 2009
Global Positioning System doesn't work in buildings, as the satellite signals it uses cannot get through walls.