30 May 2013
A total of 15 Indian-American students, including six girls, have made it to the national Spelling Bee semifinals, making it almost one-third of the total 42 candidates who have qualified.
10 May 2016
New Delhi: Those students who had completed their PhD before 2009 through regular method will be eligible for teaching jobs without appearing for National Eligibility Test, Union HRD Minister Smriti Irani said yesterday.
13 May 2016
Mumbai: In a complete U-turn, the NIA today dropped all charges against Sadhvi Pragya Thakur and five others in the 2008 Malegaon blast case while charges under the stringent MCOCA law have been given up against all the other 10 accused including Lt Col Prasad Shrikant Purohit.
20 Apr 2016
New York: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today launched a sharp attack on Congress over the Ishrat Jahan case, accusing it of "seriously compromising" national security for "overt political reasons".
26 Apr 2016
New Delhi: National Museum of Natural History premises became the newest addition to the list of prominent buildings which have fallen prey to fire in recent months. The museum is a part of Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce & Industry (FICCI) building, situated in Central Delhi. The unfortunate incident occurred during the wee hours of Tuesday, April 26.
26 Apr 2016
New Delhi: Six fire officials were rushed to hospital after they inhaled excessive smoke during the four-hour operation to control the blaze that broke out at 1:45 am at the National Museum of Natural History in FICCI building.
06 May 2016
New Delhi: The Centre has released Rs 9,367 crore to drought-hit states under MGNREGA in 2016-17, Parliament was informed today.
06 Jan 2016
Jakarta: A bee delayed an Indonesian passenger plane for four hours after getting stuck in vital equipment and causing a problem with the aircraft's controls, the airline said today.
15 Jun 2011
A Prominent US Congressman has lauded Indian American Sukanya Roy for winning the Scripps National Spelling Bee championship this year.
12 Apr 2016
Ahmedabad: Gujarat Chief Minister Anandiben Patel today said BR Ambedkar was not just a Dalit leader but also a true national icon of the country.