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Chinese paper-making about 250 years older than thought

Archaeologist Li Xiaocen has claimed that a new finding about an ancient scrap of paper is likely to be an evidence of the earliest on record, dating 250 years before Cai Lun invented paper-making technology in China.

Nov 29, 2016, 18:27 PM IST
This newly-developed rewritable material can help reduce paper waste - Read

This newly-developed rewritable material can help reduce paper waste - Read

Researchers Ting Wang, Dairong Chen and colleagues from Shandong University in China made the new material out of tungsten oxide and a common polymer used in medicines and food.

Nov 07, 2016, 23:56 PM IST
Facebook shuts its newsreading app 'Paper'

Facebook shuts its newsreading app 'Paper'

Paper has given way to Instant Articles that will give users a better and faster reading experience -- whether it is news, views or opinion pieces.

Jul 01, 2016, 11:52 AM IST

Class 12 Chemistry paper cancelled again in Karnataka; students protest

Students are protesting in Karnataka over the leakage of PUC's chemistry paper. Watch the full news story to know more!

Mar 31, 2016, 13:31 PM IST
Paper waste turned into green aerogel

Paper waste turned into green aerogel

They can be squeezed to recover over 99 per cent of the crude oil absorbed.

Feb 07, 2016, 21:01 PM IST

Dress colour illusion tops 10 weirdest science news

A bizarre case of the black/blue or gold/white dress was among the annual top 10 weirdest science stories chosen by the Australian Science Media Centre.

Dec 19, 2015, 21:06 PM IST
New 'power paper' to store energy developed

New 'power paper' to store energy developed

The new cellulose-polymer material has set a new world record in simultaneous conductivity for ions and electrons, which explains its exceptional capacity for energy storage.

Dec 04, 2015, 18:32 PM IST

Greenpeace rebukes paper giant over farmer`s death

 Environmental group Greenpeace said Monday it had suspended cooperation with paper giant Asia Pulp and Paper after an Indonesian farmer was allegedly beaten to death by guards linked to the company.

Mar 02, 2015, 16:43 PM IST

Save paper: Delhi govt officials asked to write notes on both sides

With an aim of saving precious paper pulp, Labour Department of the Delhi government has asked all its officials, including all deputy commissioners, to write notes on both sides of paper and type in single space.

Dec 28, 2014, 16:14 PM IST

UP secretariat to go paperless

In a bid to increase efficiency and bring transparency in the working of its offices, the Uttar Pradesh government has decided to make all departments of the secretariat paperless, a senior official said today.

Jul 02, 2014, 22:05 PM IST

Facebook adds new features to iPhone app `Paper`

The social networking giant has added new features like birthday and event reminders and photo comments to its two month old iPhone app called Paper.

Apr 19, 2014, 14:26 PM IST

Facebook adds new features to iPhone app `Paper`

The social networking giant has added new features like birthday and event reminders and photo comments to its two month old iPhone app called Paper.

Apr 19, 2014, 13:28 PM IST

RPF recruitment paper leak: Six more arrested

Six persons, including four students, have been arrested by the Special Task Force of Uttar Pradesh police.

Jul 01, 2013, 14:33 PM IST

Pak merchants ask govt to allow paper import from India

The All Pakistan Paper Merchants Association today demanded that the government should allow it to import paper from India to bring down prices and to end the hegemony of manufacturers.

May 27, 2013, 22:05 PM IST

Now, unbeatable robot that wins every hand of ‘Scissors, Paper, Stone’

Scientists have designed a robotic hand that beats people at ‘Scissors, Paper, Stone’ every single time.

Jun 29, 2012, 08:54 AM IST

Laser wipes paper clean for reuse

Engineers have developed a way of using lasers to remove ink from paper so it can be reused in printers and photocopiers.

May 20, 2012, 19:08 PM IST

Laser wipes paper clean for reuse

Engineers have developed a way of using lasers to remove ink from paper so it can be reused in printers and photocopiers.

May 20, 2012, 19:08 PM IST

`Give status paper on Koodankulam`

To resolve the standoff over
the KNPP representatives of the protesters presented a charter of demands including a paper on plant`s status.

Nov 08, 2011, 17:29 PM IST

EC to conduct field trial of paper backup in EVMs

Acting on the suggestions of
political parties, the Election Commission would conduct field
trial of paper backup in the EVMs in a "simulated election" at
five locations on July 24.

Jun 15, 2011, 23:17 PM IST

Students complain of error in IIT-JEE maths paper

Three students have alleged that
there was a mistake in the maths paper of IIT-JEE this year.

Apr 15, 2011, 22:15 PM IST