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Elon Musk rubbishes allegation of sexual harassment

Texas: Tesla CEO and billionaire Elon Musk took to Twitter late on Thursday to refute allegations of sexual harassment against him. He called the claims by a news report that he had sexually harassed a flight attendant on a private jet in 2016 as “utterly untrue”. According to reports, a female attendant of a private...

Elon Musk’s Tesla enters Indian market, set up office in Bengaluru

US-based electric car maker Tesla, whose founder Elon Musk is the world’s richest man, has entered the Indian market. It has set-up a company named Tesla India Motors and Energy in Bengaluru. Last year, Elon Musk had indicated that his company would start selling its cars in India in 2021. Interestingly, Union transport minister Nitin...

SpaceX’s Crew Dragon docks with International Space Station

SpaceX’s new Crew Dragon capsule successfully docked with the International Space Station, bringing the company’s first crew to the orbiting outpost. Their arrival marks another major milestone for SpaceX’s first crewed mission of the Crew Dragon, which successfully took off on Saturday from Cape Canaveral, Florida. Now, the Crew Dragon’s passengers — NASA astronauts...

NASA, SpaceX defers launch of manned mission till Saturday due to bad weather

NASA and SpaceX postponed the historic launch of two astronauts to space from NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida on Wednesday due to bad weather. “Due to the weather conditions, the launch is scrubbing,” NASA tweeted. The crewed mission will be the first time since 2011 that American astronauts launch on an American rocket from...

SpaceX: Two astronauts ready for their space travel next week

The two astronauts who will end a nine-year launch drought for Nasa arrived at Kennedy Space Center on Wednesday, exactly one week before their historic SpaceX flight. It will be the first time a private company, rather than a national government, sends astronauts into orbit. Nasa test pilots Doug Hurley and Bob Behnken flew to...