10 Feb 2016
New Delhi: Delhi people today woke up to a foggy morning with the minimum temperature settling at 8.6 degrees Celsius, two notches below the season's average.
09 Feb 2016
Sydney: Australian selectors today dumped Aaron Finch as captain in favour of Steve Smith for the World Twenty20 which begins next month in India, while Peter Nevill replaces Matthew Wade as wicketkeeper.
04 Feb 2016
New York: The widely reported 'Jupiter as shield' concept, implying that the planet shields Earth from comet impacts, is incorrect, says a new study. Not only is the 'Jupiter as shield' concept not true but perhaps Jupiter's most important role in fostering the development of life on Earth was just the opposite – delivering the volatile materials from the outer Solar System needed for life to form, the researchers said.
28 Jan 2016
Melbourne: India all-rounder Hardik Pandya has been reprimanded by the ICC for celebrating aggressively after taking a wicket during the first Twenty20 International against Australia in Adelaide.
07 Aug 2012
National Institute of Open Schooling (NIOS) formerly known as National Open School (NOS) is one of the largest Open Schooling systems in the world.
02 Feb 2016
Raipur: Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh has sought suggestions from the main opposition Congress and industrialists for a growth-oriented and all-pleasing annual Budget which is scheduled to be presented next month.
02 Feb 2016
Jammu: Ahead of the meeting with the Jammu and Kashmir Governor NN Vohra to clear its stand on government formation, BJP's core group will hold an important meeting in Jammu winter capital city today.
01 Feb 2016
Mumbai: Ignoring strong factory output data, market benchmark Sensex today edged lower on weakness in banking stocks as investors preferred to stay light on positions ahead of the Reserve Bank monetary policy meet.
29 Jan 2016
Colombo: South African Graham Ford will take over as the chief coach of the Sri Lankan cricket team for his second stint replacing Marvan Atapattu, who had stepped down five months back.
13 Sep 2012
The National Institute of Open Schooling (NIOS), the largest open schooling system in the world and an autonomous institution under MHRD, GOI will conduct the practical examinations of its October- November 2012 cycle before the theory examinations, for the convenience of its learners. This is a deviation from the past practice of conducting practical examinations only after the theory examinations.