22 Nov 2014
New Delhi: In the midst of a row over removal of German as third language in Kendriya Vidyalayas, Union Minister Uma Bharati said Sanskrit should be recognised as an "intermediary" language to fill the "gap" between English and Hindi in the country.
21 Nov 2014
London: Arsenal striker Danny Welbeck's reunion with former club Manchester United supplies one of the sub-plots as the Premier League resumes this weekend following the international break.
12 Nov 2014
New Delhi: The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has put details of the methodology used in translation of questions from English to Hindi language on its website to help the candidates of various competitive examinations conducted by it.
19 Nov 2014
New Delhi: The development in the subject, technique and theme represented in the novels of women storytellers spread across 150 years in India is the subject of a new book, 'Jasmine on a String: A Survey of Women Writing English Fiction in India'.
17 Nov 2014
Facebook Inc is secretly working on a new website called 'Facebook at Work' that would allow users to keep their personal profile separate from their work profile, a leading daily reported.
19 Nov 2014
Mumbai: Three Indian cities – Amritsar, Jaisalmer and Thiruvananthapuram - feature in the top 100 list of highest quality service in hotels in terms of giving the best value for money, as per a study by leading global hotel search website trivago.
18 Nov 2014
London: 'Vape' - the act of smoking from an electronic cigarette - has been chosen by Oxford Dictionaries as its international word of the year for 2014 after use of the term more than doubled over the last year.
13 Nov 2014
Varanasi: RSS-affiliate Swadeshi Jagran Manch (SJM) opposed Prime Minister Narendra Modi's 'Make in India' campaign and urged him to amend it to 'Made by India', cautioning him against repeating the "past mistakes".
29 Oct 2014
New Delhi: Jagran Prakashan Ltd, publishers of leading Hindi daily Dainik Jagran, on Wednesday reported a 24.09 percent increase in its consolidated net profit at Rs 56.55 crore for the second quarter ended September 30, 2014.
15 Nov 2014
New Delhi: The draw of lots for DDA's flagship 'Housing Scheme 2014', offering over 25,000 flats across various categories, will be held on Monday to decide the fate of over 10 lakh applicants. The draw would be held DDA headquarters 'Vikas Sadan' at 11:30 AM and officials said the date has been decided after conducting a series of successful dry runs.