29 Jul 2014
Guwahati: The National Council for Science and Technology Communication (NCSTC) has extended support to a programme, 'Learning for Cogent Living', conceptualized by an NGO of Assam to help people lead a rational way of life.
29 Jul 2014
New Delhi: India may finally have domain names in its own script — beginning with the Devanagari script of Hindi — from next month.
28 Jul 2014
Washington: As the Internet penetration gains more strength, India is headed to be a huge force in shaping the digital future of the world, a top official of Mozilla Foundation, makers of Firefox webs browser has said.
28 Jul 2014
New Delhi: Embarking on a journey of 17,000-km, the 'Science Express Bio-diversity Special' chugged out of Delhi Safdarjung railway station as it was flagged off by senior NDA ministers on Monday.
11 Jul 2014
New Delhi: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said on Thursday that the government will ensure sanitation in every house across the nation by 2019 under Swatchh Bharat Abhiyan (Clean India Mission). Jaitley said this while presenting his maiden budget.
25 Jul 2014
New Delhi: With an aim to increase India's medal tally in 2016 and 2020 Olympics, the Sports Ministry has decided to start a "Target Mission Olympic Podium Scheme" and an elite athletes identification committee, which will include sporting greats Rahul Dravid and Abhinav Bindra among others.
23 Jul 2014
Guwahati: Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi on Wednesday reallocated portfolios to four ministers in his cabinet after dropping two ministers on Tuesday consequent to the resignation of dissident minister Himanta Biswa Sarma on Monday.
24 Jul 2014
New Delhi: The Union government is impressing upon state governments and municipal bodies to incorporate rain water harvesting projects in their urban plans, Urban Development Minister M Venkaiah Naidu said on Thursday.
12 Jul 2014
Washington: The Mozilla Foundation is expecting more than 1, 00,000 people to participate in a series of events in at least 368 locations, including in India, over the next two months teaching basic Internet use and other digital skills.
19 Jul 2014
Patna: Buoyed by its landslide victory in recent Parliamentary elections in Bihar, BJP on Saturday gave a call for ‘Mission 175’ to come to power in the state in the Assembly polls next year.