26 Jan 2015
Washington: Using ice-penetrating radar data, NASA scientists have built the first-ever comprehensive map of layers deep inside the Greenland ice sheet. This new map, prepared on the basis of data collected by NASA's Operation IceBridge and earlier airborne campaigns, allows scientists to determine the age of large swaths of Greenland's ice.
23 Jan 2015
Davos: Top technology leaders, including Microsoft's Satya Nadella, Google's Eric Schmidt and Vodafone's Vittorio Colao, today said they are hugely optimistic about the prospects of digital economy, while Facebook's Sheryl Sandberg cited an Indian story here at the WEF to support her optimism.
22 Jan 2015
New Delhi: Indian business leaders have emerged as the most optimistic lot in the Asian region in terms of their ability to grow and expanding internationally is a priority for most of them, says a report.
21 Jan 2015
Davos: Indian CEOs are the most optimistic lot across the world for their own business as well as for the global economy, even as the overall optimism among business chiefs globally has come down for growth in the next one year.
10 Jan 2015
New York: The more optimistic you are, the better it is for your health. Those who have an upbeat outlook on life have significantly better cardiovascular health than that of the pessimists, new research has found.
11 Jan 2015
Washington: Optimistic people have significantly better cardiovascular health than their pessimistic peers, a study of over 5,000 adults has found.
14 Jan 2015
New Delhi: People may soon be able to use postal stamps to pay fee for seeking information under the Right to Information (RTI) Act if a proposal in this regard gets the government's nod.
08 Jan 2015
Patna: Amid speculations over the possible ouster of Jitan Ram Manjhi as the Chief Minister, Union Minister Ramvilas Paswan on Thursday advised him to resign in view of sustained "humiliation".
29 Dec 2014
New Delhi: Honda Motorcycle & Scooter India (HMSI) remains "cautiously optimistic" about 2015 as it believes that policy measures like continuation of excise duty relief and government to rural areas would act as a catalyst for growth next year.
21 Dec 2014
Hyderabad: With only two working days left for Parliament's Winter Session to end, Parliamentary Affairs Minister M Venkaiah Naidu on Sunday voiced confidence that the insurance bill would be taken up for consideration and passage with the support of opposition.