26 Sep 2015
New Delhi: Refuting former home secretary RK Singh's allegation that the distribution of seats for the forthcoming state assembly elections in Bihar was done on the basis of money, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Siddharth Nath Singh today said that candidates were selected democratically by the central election committee and the parliamentary board.
07 Sep 2015
Amsterdam: Google has released an update for its mobile Street View app for iOS and android, The app now allows the users to contribute their own 360-degree photos to Google Maps.
18 Jan 2013
People who prefer to eat fruit and vegetables are likely to be more optimistic thanks to higher levels of plant compounds called carotenoids in their blood, says a new research.
18 Jul 2015
Bhubaneswar: The Odisha government today expressed optimism on the execution of the Rs 52,000 crore mega steel project by Posco near Paradip and said it had not received any communication from the South Korean firm about its reported plan of putting the project on hold.
27 Jul 2015
New Delhi: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today said that the government will take a view on the draft Indian Financial Code, which proposes to dilute powers of the RBI chief, after receiving comments from stakeholders.
23 Jul 2015
New Delhi: The recent report submitted by the government on net neutrality was not the final one, and the final view is still awaited, Parliament was informed on Wednesday.
18 Jul 2015
New Delhi: Amid criticism of a DoT panel report suggesting 'regulatory framework' for Internet calls, Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad today said it is not the final view of the government and a "structured" decision will be taken only after looking into views of all stakeholders.
29 Jun 2015
New Delhi: Search engine major Google Inc has added a feature that lets user virtually climb a real mountain in Google Maps with its first ever vertical Street View feature.
23 Jun 2015
Washington: Search engine giant Google Inc will have to defend claims that its Street View mapping software violates patents held by Vederi LLC after the US Supreme Court on Monday declined to take up the company's appeal.
05 Jul 2015
New Delhi: Buoyed by poor support from farmers' bodies and NGOs to the changes in NDA government's land bill, Congress will pitch for adoption of a draft report on the issue by a Parliamentary panel that reflects the 'majority' view favouring inclusion of provisions like the consent clause and social impact assessment.