15 Sep 2016
New Delhi: Many of us are not aware that India is celebrating Engineers Day on Thursday, September 15, to mark the birth anniversary of Bharat Ratna laureate Sir Mokshagundam Visvesvaraya (1861- 1962 ). Sir Visvesvaraya made immense contributions in the building of Krishna Raja Sagara dam in Mandya, Karnataka. One of the greatest architects of modern India, he was the chief designer of the flood protection system of Hyderabad.
17 Sep 2016
Hyderabad: A student of the University of Hyderabad allegedly committed suicide on Saturday apparently due to depression, police said. Nelli Praveen Kumar, a student of first year Master of Fine Arts, was found hanging in his hostel room (L Hostel-204). Praveen's roommate found him hanging around 4.15 am. He alerted other students, who informed university medical officer.
11 Sep 2016
New Delhi: A Delhi University girl student on Sunday chased and caught two snatchers who tried to make off with her bag in east Delhi's Anand Vihar area, police said.
20 Sep 2016
New Delhi: At a time when the world is condemning the Uri terror attack in one voice and the nation is mourning the loss of 18 valorous soldiers, a student from the Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) posted an objectionable comment on the Uri attack on Facebook.
10 Sep 2016
New Delhi: RSS' student outfit ABVP maintained its dominance in DUSU polls bagging three seats including that of President, while Congress' NSUI made a comeback by winning the joint secretary's post in the results announced on Saturday.
17 Sep 2016
London: The memory of a heart attack gets stored in genes through epigenetic changes -- chemical modifications of DNA that turns our genes on or off, a study has found.
27 Aug 2016
Rajgir (Bihar): President Pranab Mukherjee on Saturday attended the maiden convocation ceremony of Nalanda University and launched the ground-breaking ceremony for construction of the sprawling university campus here, an official said.
31 Jul 2016
New Delhi: The Centre is working closely with states to help the flood-hit people, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said today as he pitched for technological solutions to the daily life problems and informed about the government plans to earmark Rs 10 crore for innovation.
25 Aug 2016
Kabul: Twelve people were killed in an attack on the American University of Afghanistan in Kabul, a spokesman for the Chief of Kabul Police told CNN on Thursday. Seven students, three policemen and two security guards were killed in the attack on the American University campus, Basir Mujahid, the spokesman said.
11 Sep 2016
New Delhi: The "Left-Unity" alliance on Saturday swept all four seats in the JNU students union election, defeating the RSS' student wing ABVP with considerable margins.