2019

Sri Lanka to seek India's help in introducing electronic voting systems

Chairman of the Election Commission Mahinda Deshapriya said that the Indian government's assistance would be taken, in the next provincial polls, dates for which have not yet been announced.

published on : 16th October 2019

Go for fresh flowers, not artificial ones

Experts at the show gave sessions on different aspects of plant care and also shared knowledge about the oxygenation capacity of different plants.

published on : 16th October 2019

Airtel, Jio spar over IUC charging at IMC 2019 

The day saw executives from Jio and Airtel taking digs at their respective rival’s stance on the issue during interactions with the media. 

published on : 16th October 2019

Karnataka government to provide highest compensation for crop loss due to flood: CM BS Yeddiyurappa

Yediyurappa announced Rs 16,500/hectare compensation to the farmers facing losses in the dry lands, Rs 23,000/hectare in irrigated lands and Rs 25,000/hectare to farmers taking up horticulture.

published on : 15th October 2019

Ahead of investors summit, MP government approves real estate, infrastructural measures

The State cabinet has approved the new MP Real Estate Policy and MP Electric Vehicle Policy-2019.

published on : 15th October 2019

Bharat Ratna for VD Savarkar can’t be an issue for election manifesto: Shiv Sena MP Sanjay Raut

The Rajya Sabha MP said that Savarkar could have been conferred with a Bharat Ratna during Vajpayee's rule or five years of Narendra Modi's government.

published on : 15th October 2019

WATCH | I would tell PM Modi to focus more on women instead of cows, says Miss Kohima 2019 contestant

Miss Kohima 2019 contestant's reply not only took everyone by surprise but also gathered laughs from the audience.

published on : 15th October 2019

Jury breaks rules, Booker Prize awarded jointly to Margaret Atwood and Bernardine Evaristo; Rushdie misses out

This was the fifth time that Salman Rushdie was shortlisted, including the 1981 win where he bagged the award for "Midnight's Children".

published on : 15th October 2019

A day of all things Korean

Korean Culture Day is celebrated periodically to enhance the intercultural communication aspects of student and employee learners.

published on : 15th October 2019

ICC tweaks super over rule, winner won't be decided on basis of boundary counts

New Zealand and England had headed into the super over after scores in the World Cup final were tied at 241.

published on : 15th October 2019

Madras HC permits Tamilisai Soundarajan to withdraw her plea against Kanimozhi's Lok Sabha victory

The court will now hear a similar petition against Kanimozhi's election filed by a voter from the Thoothukudi constituency.

published on : 14th October 2019

Farmers in Maharashtra welcoming CM with suicides is outcome of BJP rule: Sharad Pawar

While Pawar referred to the suicide of an alleged 'farmer' clad in a BJP T-shirt in Buldana, the police have said that the man who committed suicide wasn't a ryot.

published on : 14th October 2019

Next Maharashtra CM will be from BJP, says confident Devendra Fadnavis

He said that Shiv Sena scion Aditya Thackeray has the option of becoming deputy CM if he wants.

published on : 14th October 2019

Indian-origin MIT professor Abhijit Banerjee, wife, among economics Nobel winners

Indian-born Abhijit Banerjee of the US, his French-American wife Esther Duflo and Michael Kremer of the US were honoured 'for their experimental approach to alleviating global poverty.'

published on : 14th October 2019

Indian team wins USD 5,000 IBM award for solution to prevent flooding

By continuously checking reservoirs, dams and bodies of water, Project Purva-Suchak can collate data with weather forecast information which can be stored in blockchain and accessed by users.

published on : 14th October 2019
1 2 3 4 5 6 >