24 Jun 2016
Kolkata: DRDO yesterday said the Army may induct the anti-tank missile 'Nag' in its first phase of procurement with a "slightly-reduced" range, as it would work on meeting the targeted range of 4-km of the already long-delayed missile system.
20 Jun 2016
London: Researchers have found that people with higher levels of antibodies in their blood have a lower risk of heart attack, an advance which may make it easier for doctors to more accurately determine a person's risk of having a cardiac arrest.
20 Jun 2016
New Delhi: India is known for its rich and glorious history. Its heritage is unmatched. India is the birth place of many great emperors and its history is as old as human civilization itself. Numerous structures with splendid architecture, spanning a time-period of centuries display the magnificent facet of our glorious history. But, there are some architectures that not only replicate significant art-legacy of India but also wonders of engineering, science, and technology.
19 May 2016
New Delhi: The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has advised schools to include yoga as an activity for assessment under Comprehensive and Continuous Evaluation (CCE) of students and provide grades for it in the report card.
09 Jun 2016
New Delhi: India is known for its rich heritage and glorious history. There is a perception that India’s past narrates religious, spiritual, and administrative sides of human journey, but when it comes to science, western countries hog the limelight. Due to lack of promotion, and focus of historians, many outstanding achievements of India in the field of science have not been highlighted.
29 May 2016
New Delhi: Union Women and Child Development Minister Maneka Gandhi yesterday said the Narendra Modi government has introduced many reforms to strengthen the anganwadi system for tackling malnutrition, introduced a children's helpline and launched a national portal for lost and found children.
21 May 2016
New Delhi: Chinese smartphone manufacturer Coolpad on Friday launched a new smartphone that comes with a "dual-system" feature which allows users to have an additional secure internal system which encrypts the user's sensitive data such as calls and text messages.
03 Jun 2016
New Delhi: US-based software company Tableau launched Tableau Mobile software for android phones in India.
02 Sep 2011
The decision of abolition of Board exams and implementation of grading system in Class 10 by the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has been given a ‘go forth’ by the High Court while rejecting a petition challenging the decision.
20 Apr 2016
Electricity is one of the most basic amenities, but in India there are millions of people who do not have access to this source of power. The most basic reason is that the supply is not up to the mark with the demand. There are various reasons for this which include lack of resources, equipment, inadequate power infrastructure etc.