Zhejiang University

Shame on you! China uses public billboards to expose runaway debtors

Above throngs of busy commuters at a Shanghai railway station, four large billboards - some sandwiched between screens flashing train times were lit up with the name of the head of a mid-sized industrial products maker.

Jul 19, 2016, 12:20 PM IST

Eating potatoes may cut stomach cancer risk: Study

Having 50mg of vitamin C daily, approximately two potatoes' worth, brought the risk down by 8 per cent.

Nov 29, 2015, 16:47 PM IST

Chinese scholarship for Sikkim student

A Sikkimise student has won a scholarship from Chinese government to study two-year master's programme in Chinese law at the prestigious Zhejiang University.

Sep 26, 2014, 15:28 PM IST

How to win at rock-paper-scissors discovered

Scientists have discovered a new formula that can help you win at rock-paper-scissors by predicting your opponent`s moves.

May 05, 2014, 16:50 PM IST

Carbon aerogel `world`s lightest material` created

Zhejiang University in China announced in a statement that the ultra-light substance, called carbon aerogel, has a density of 0.16 milligrams per cubic centimetre, CBS News reported.

May 17, 2013, 21:09 PM IST

Carbon aerogel sets new record as world`s lightest substance

Chinese scientists have created the world`s lightest substance - a material so insubstantial that it can perch on the petals of a delicate flower without crushing them.

Apr 03, 2013, 12:37 PM IST