26 Jan 2015
New Delhi: Low cost mobile device maker Datawind has earmarked about Rs 150 crore to launch mobile phones with free basic Internet services for one year to start with. These phones will cost Rs 3,000 per unit.
26 Jan 2015
Bill Haas survived a scare at the final hole to earn a one-stroke victory over five players at the USD 5.7 million Humana Challenge in the California desert on Sunday.
23 Jan 2015
New Delhi: The BCCI top brass is waiting for the return of Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, a former Board Vice President, to decide on the future course of action in the wake of the Supreme Court order barring sidelined President N Srinivasan from contesting elections.
18 Jan 2015
New Delhi: Rejecting charge of any deliberate delay, Union minister Jitendra Singh on Sunday said the appointments in Lokpal, CVC and CIC will happen in due course of time. He said the government was committed to strengthen CBI and ensure its independence and smooth functioning.
10 Apr 2011
The Education Department of Uttar Pradesh is in a dilemma over the recruitment of 1.22 lakh teachers in the district board schools. Since the applicants with requisite degrees from outside states have also applied in large numbers, the SCERT has sought opinion from Law department about their candidature.
03 Jan 2015
Itanagar: The Arunachal Student's Federation (ASF) has requested the state government to streamline the education sector by strictly implementing the RTE Act and providing all necessary facilities at schools and colleges - both government and private - in the state.
08 Jan 2015
Mumbai: A rare treat of top cars awaits super car aficionados at the Parx Super Car Show scheduled here over the weekend, which will include the showstopper LaFerrari that can zoom at a dizzying 350 km per hour.
09 Dec 2014
New Delhi: After replacing German with Sanskrit as third language from Classes VI to VIII, Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan (KVS) has decided to revive a policy of teaching Sanskrit in Classes XI and XII.
14 Dec 2014
Tokyo: Voters began casting ballots in Japan on Sunday for a general election likely to return Prime Minister Shinzo Abe to power, and billed as a referendum on his economic policy.
12 Jul 2014
Washington: The Mozilla Foundation is expecting more than 1, 00,000 people to participate in a series of events in at least 368 locations, including in India, over the next two months teaching basic Internet use and other digital skills.