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Daily Mail
Google CEO Sundar Pichai receives restricted stock worth $199 MILLIONGoogle CEO Sundar Pichai becomes one of the highest-paid executives of any publ
Google CEO Sundar Pichai receives restricted stock worth $199 MILLION
Daily Mail / Posted 3 minutes ago
Google CEO Sundar Pichai becomes one of the highest-paid executives of any public traded company after receiving restricted stock worth $199 MILLION The 43-year-old newly-promoted CEO received 273,328 Class C shares They will vest in quarterly... Read more
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Wired News
Facebook’s Free Basics App Is Now Banned in IndiaNobody ever said connecting the world would be easy. Despite aggressive effort
Facebook’s Free Basics App Is Now Banned in India
Wired News / Posted 3 hours ago
Nobody ever said connecting the world would be easy. Despite aggressive efforts to promote universal connectivity in India, Facebook just struck out. India’s telecom regulator has blocked the company’s Free Basics service as part of a ruling that... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
IIT-D’s welfare fund from fines keeps needy students in classThe Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi, has created a unique fund by raising
IIT-D’s welfare fund from fines keeps needy students in class
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 7 hours ago
The Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi, has created a unique fund by raising money out of profits from a stationery shop and fines imposed on erring students, to help needy students. When 19-year-old Eshwar Saini scored low because of keeping... Read more
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SiliconIndia
IIT-Delhi Alumnus Soumitra Dutta to Head Cornell's New Business CollegeNEW YORK: Soumitra Dutta, an alumnus of the Indian Institute of Technology-Delh
IIT-Delhi Alumnus Soumitra Dutta to Head Cornell's New Business College
SiliconIndia / Posted 14 hours ago
NEW YORK: Soumitra Dutta, an alumnus of the Indian Institute of Technology-Delhi, will become the dean of a new integrated College of Business being launched by the Cornell University during the 2016-17 academic year. Dutta currently is dean and... Read more
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asianage
�Dalits face Rohith's ordeals daily... It's a pity we have no Lincoln'BJP MP and dalit leader Udit Raj — BUNNY SMITH Udit Raj, Bharatiya Janata Part
�Dalits face Rohith's ordeals daily... It's a pity we have no Lincoln'
asianage / Posted yesterday
BJP MP and dalit leader Udit Raj — BUNNY SMITH Udit Raj, Bharatiya Janata Party MP and dalit leader, firm in his belief that untouchability against dalits is all-pervasive, says that Rohith Vemula’s suicide could have been prevented if some positive... Read more
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The Hindu
After Rohith Vemula: the Sunday Magazine team discovers the new contours of discriminationHowever much we try to brush it under the carpet, every now and then a Rohith V
After Rohith Vemula: the Sunday Magazine team discovers the new contours of discrimination
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
However much we try to brush it under the carpet, every now and then a Rohith Vemula forces our attention on the sensitive issue of caste in the country. The Sunday Magazine team discovers the new contours of discrimination Not every Dalit student... Read more
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Business Standard India
Soumitra Dutta to become dean of Cornell's new business collegeDutta is currently the dean and professor of management and organisations in th
Soumitra Dutta to become dean of Cornell's new business college
Business Standard India / Posted 2 days ago
Dutta is currently the dean and professor of management and organisations in the Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of ManagementDutta is currently the dean and professor of management... Read more
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New Kerala
IIT-Delhi alumnus Soumitra Dutta to head Cornell's new business collegeWashington, Feb 6 : Soumitra Dutta, an alumnus of the Indian Institute of Techn
IIT-Delhi alumnus Soumitra Dutta to head Cornell's new business college
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
Washington, Feb 6 : Soumitra Dutta, an alumnus of the Indian Institute of Technology-Delhi, will become the dean of a new integrated College of Business being launched by the Cornell University during the 2016-17 academic year. Dutta currently is... Read more
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The Economic Times
IIT fee hike proposal for financial autonomy finds favour with India IncMUMBAI: An Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) committee proposal for a three-
IIT fee hike proposal for financial autonomy finds favour with India Inc
The Economic Times / Posted 2 days ago
MUMBAI: An Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) committee proposal for a three-fold fee increase, along with the creation of a 2,000-crore non-banking finance company (NBFC) to achieve greater financial autonomy for the schools, is finding favour... Read more
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dna
BMC will implement IIT-B plan to tackle Deonar fire issueAs the fire in the Deonar dumping ground refuses to die, experts from the India
BMC will implement IIT-B plan to tackle Deonar fire issue
dna / Posted 2 days ago
As the fire in the Deonar dumping ground refuses to die, experts from the Indian Institute of Technology-Bombay (IIT-B) have submitted a technical proposal for methane gas capture to civic chief Ajoy Mehta, who has agreed to implement the... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
IIT-B team designs mechanism to release methaneThe Indian Institute of Technology Bombay (IIT Bombay) may now have a solution
IIT-B team designs mechanism to release methane
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 3 days ago
The Indian Institute of Technology Bombay (IIT Bombay) may now have a solution for the Deonar dumping ground fire. A team from the institute has designed a mechanism which can help capture the combustible methane gas that has been stoking the fire.... Read more
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New Kerala
Odisha urges centre to set up NINEI earlyBhubaneswar, Feb 5 : Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Friday urged Prime
Odisha urges centre to set up NINEI early
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
Bhubaneswar, Feb 5 : Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Friday urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to announce early the setting up of the National Institute of New Energy and Innovations (NINEI) at Bhubaneswar. In a letter to the prime... Read more
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dna
12.7 million tonnes of methane gas at Deonar dump yardThe Indian Institute of Technology - Bombay (IIT-B) has given a report to the B
12.7 million tonnes of methane gas at Deonar dump yard
dna / Posted 3 days ago
The Indian Institute of Technology - Bombay (IIT-B) has given a report to the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) saying that there is a huge volume of methane gas – to the tune of 12.7 million tonnes – buried under the city's garbage dumped at... Read more
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New Kerala
Modi wants better trade, investment with Hong KongNew Delhi, Feb 4 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday hoped for better tr
Modi wants better trade, investment with Hong Kong
New Kerala / Posted 4 days ago
New Delhi, Feb 4 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday hoped for better trade and investment between India and Hong Kong when the Chinese special administrative region's (SAR) Chief Executive C.Y. Leung called on him. "The prime minister... Read more
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New Kerala
Ontario signs MoU with Telangana for economic cooperationHyderabad, Feb 4 : Canada's Ontario province on Thursday signed an MoU with Tel
Ontario signs MoU with Telangana for economic cooperation
New Kerala / Posted 4 days ago
Hyderabad, Feb 4 : Canada's Ontario province on Thursday signed an MoU with Telangana for economic cooperation. The agreement was signed here in the presence of Ontario premier Kathleen Wynne, who is currently on a visit to India. The two states... Read more
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Quartz
Madhura Karnik - Quartz Krishna Ella never expected to be holding the key to fighting a new
Madhura Karnik
Quartz / Posted 4 days ago
- Quartz Krishna Ella never expected to be holding the key to fighting a new global health emergency. Yet, his Indian firm—Bharat Biotech—has become the first to… In the first bi-monthly monetary policy review of the 2016 calendar... Read more
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The Hindu
Road to Dhanushkodi may be opened by month-endWork on Dhanushkodi-Arichalmunai stretch under way Dhanushkodi, once a flouris
Road to Dhanushkodi may be opened by month-end
The Hindu / Posted 4 days ago
Work on Dhanushkodi-Arichalmunai stretch under way Dhanushkodi, once a flourishing town on the eastern tip of Rameswaram island which was obliterated in the 1964 cyclonic storm, is all set to regain its lost glory, thanks to the road link provided... Read more
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New Kerala
Kolkata institute developing Manipuri, Nepalese softwareKolkata, Feb 3 : After the success of Bangla software for Windows and keyboards
Kolkata institute developing Manipuri, Nepalese software
New Kerala / Posted 5 days ago
Kolkata, Feb 3 : After the success of Bangla software for Windows and keyboards, researchers here are now developing the same in Nepalese and Manipuri languages. The Society for Natural Language Technology Research (SNLTR), which is designing the... Read more
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Business Standard India
IIT-Bombay develops satellite-based fog monitoring systemScientists at the Indian Institute of Technology-Bombay (IIT-B) have developed
IIT-Bombay develops satellite-based fog monitoring system
Business Standard India / Posted 5 days ago
Scientists at the Indian Institute of Technology-Bombay (IIT-B) have developed a satellite-based fog monitoring system with the ultimate goal of integrating the fog information to air, rail and vehicular transportation management to ensure safe... Read more
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New Kerala
IIT-Bombay develops satellite-based fog monitoring systemBengaluru, Feb 3 : Scientists at the Indian Institute of Technology-Bombay (IIT
IIT-Bombay develops satellite-based fog monitoring system
New Kerala / Posted 5 days ago
Bengaluru, Feb 3 : Scientists at the Indian Institute of Technology-Bombay (IIT-B) have developed a satellite-based fog monitoring system with the ultimate goal of integrating the fog information to air, rail and vehicular transportation management... Read more
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asianage
Dirty politics equals angry protestsSuicides the world over are deceptive deaths and when they occur in succession,
Dirty politics equals angry protests
asianage / Posted 6 days ago
Suicides the world over are deceptive deaths and when they occur in succession, they give the appearance of being contagious. When lyricist Na Muthukumar decided to immolate himself on January 29, 2009, it sparked a wave of self-immolations among... Read more
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The Hindu
Get election updates on phone this timeFor the first time voters in the State who have registered their mobile numbers
Get election updates on phone this time
The Hindu / Posted 6 days ago
For the first time voters in the State who have registered their mobile numbers with the Election Commission will get poll updates on their mobile phones, such as the total number of candidates in the fray in the respective constituencies, during the... Read more
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New Kerala
Forum on social entrepreneurship starts in DelhiNew Delhi, Jan 31 : A two-day social entrepreneurship conference focusing on te
Forum on social entrepreneurship starts in Delhi
New Kerala / Posted 8 days ago
New Delhi, Jan 31 : A two-day social entrepreneurship conference focusing on technology for social impact got underway here at the Indian Institute of Technology on Sunday, the organisers, Action For India (AFI) said. This edition of the annual... Read more
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International Business Times
India: Smoke from Mumbai dumping yard swamps the island city Fears are riding high as a thick layer of smoke from a fire that broke out at a
India: Smoke from Mumbai dumping yard swamps the island city
International Business Times / Posted 9 days ago
Fears are riding high as a thick layer of smoke from a fire that broke out at a Mumbai's dumping ground continue to engulf parts of the city for the third consecutive day. Deonar, where the fire broke out, is the worst hit area and is one of the... Read more
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The Telegraph
Top cop in trainee run & career raceA wiry IPS trainee who had run the fastest among 85 officers to finish an 11km
Top cop in trainee run & career race
The Telegraph / Posted 9 days ago
A wiry IPS trainee who had run the fastest among 85 officers to finish an 11km race first at the National Police Academy 25 years ago has hotfooted it to the top job of Calcutta police. Rajeev Kumar, a 1989-batch IPS officer who will turn 50 on... Read more
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EETimes.de
India prepare RISC-V processorsAn R&D division of the Indian government is in line to receive about $45 millio
India prepare RISC-V processors
EETimes.de / Posted 10 days ago
An R&D division of the Indian government is in line to receive about $45 million before June to fund the development of its first 64-bit microprocessor. The project would become the second in India to design a CPU based on the RISC-V instruction set,... Read more
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New Kerala
Whistling Woods International to host LGBT film screeningMumbai, Jan 28 : Media arts institute Whistling Woods International (WWI), in a
Whistling Woods International to host LGBT film screening
New Kerala / Posted 11 days ago
Mumbai, Jan 28 : Media arts institute Whistling Woods International (WWI), in association with KASHISH Mumbai International Queer Film Festival - South Asia's biggest and only mainstream LGBT film fest, will host an evening of contemporary films that... Read more
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Business Standard India
All you need to know about 'first 20 smart cities'Union Urban Development Minister M Venkaiah Naidu on Thursday released a list o
All you need to know about 'first 20 smart cities'
Business Standard India / Posted 11 days ago
Union Urban Development Minister M Venkaiah Naidu on Thursday released a list of the first 20 of the 98 cities shortlisted to be developed under for the Narendra Modi government’s Smart Cities Mission. These 20 cities will be the first cities to... Read more
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The Hindu
Student issues will be my top priority: JNU V-CFormer professor at the Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi, M Jagadesh Kumar
Student issues will be my top priority: JNU V-C
The Hindu / Posted 11 days ago
Former professor at the Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi, M Jagadesh Kumar, who formally took over as the new Vice-Chancellor of Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) on Wednesday, said student issues would be his top priority. Mr. Kumar who joined... Read more
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Business Standard India
Uploading profiles on JNU website made compulsory for facultyWhile majority of the faculty members have complied with it, many of them are y
Uploading profiles on JNU website made compulsory for faculty
Business Standard India / Posted 13 days ago
While majority of the faculty members have complied with it, many of them are yet to furnish required informationWhile majority of the faculty members have complied with it, many of them... Read more
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The Chronicle
Partnership established with Indian Institute of Technology at GandhinagarCollaborations between Duke and IITGN aim to increase innovation and provide op
Partnership established with Indian Institute of Technology at Gandhinagar
The Chronicle / Posted 13 days ago
Collaborations between Duke and IITGN aim to increase innovation and provide opportunities for undergraduates from both schools to work in environmental science and engineering. Six faculty members recently traveled across the world to visit the... Read more
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The Hindu
Anna University to receive Rs. 50 crore for researchIt is on UGC list of institutions selected for status of University with Potent
Anna University to receive Rs. 50 crore for research
The Hindu / Posted 13 days ago
It is on UGC list of institutions selected for status of University with Potential for Excellence Anna University is set to get between Rs. 50 crore and Rs. 75 crore in April from the University Grants Commission to develop its research... Read more
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Business Standard India
Thales and IIT-Bombay sign memorandum of understandingFrance-based Thales and Indian Institute of Technology-Bombay (IIT-Bombay) toda
Thales and IIT-Bombay sign memorandum of understanding
Business Standard India / Posted 14 days ago
France-based Thales and Indian Institute of Technology-Bombay (IIT-Bombay) today signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to create a jointly supervised IIT Bombay-National Centre for Scientific Research (CNRS) PhD fellowship scheme starting July... Read more
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New Kerala
Blue Star warming up to solar ACs, to set up 2 plantsChennai, Jan 25 : Air-conditioning and commercial refrigeration major Blue Star
Blue Star warming up to solar ACs, to set up 2 plants
New Kerala / Posted 14 days ago
Chennai, Jan 25 : Air-conditioning and commercial refrigeration major Blue Star Ltd is warming up to solar power air-conditioners, tying up with the Indian Institute of Technology-Madras (IIT-M), said a senior official here on Monday. He also said... Read more
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The Hindu
Full text of Joint Statement issued by India, France1. The State Visit of the President of the French Republic Mr. François Holland
Full text of Joint Statement issued by India, France
The Hindu / Posted 14 days ago
1. The State Visit of the President of the French Republic Mr. François Hollande to India and his presence as the Chief Guest at India's 67th Republic Day celebrations is a special occasion for India to warmly receive a trusted and valued friend.... Read more
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The Hindu
Low-cost devices to help people with special needsEngineers and students come up with prototypes at Enable Makeathon. Wheelchair
Low-cost devices to help people with special needs
The Hindu / Posted 15 days ago
Engineers and students come up with prototypes at Enable Makeathon. Wheelchairs that give users greater control, prosthetic feet that can help a wearer navigate rough terrains, hands-free devices that can help those who have lost their limbs don... Read more
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Business Standard India
BS Best B-School Project Award: Champion among winning ideas chosenIIT-Madras student wins first prize for discovery of artificial intelligence st
BS Best B-School Project Award: Champion among winning ideas chosen
Business Standard India / Posted 16 days ago
IIT-Madras student wins first prize for discovery of artificial intelligence start-ups at WiproIIT-Madras student wins first prize for discovery of artificial intelligence start-ups... Read more
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Science Daily
Physicists create magnetic state in atomic layers of transition metal oxideThe research team published its findings on Thursday, Jan. 21, in Nature Commun
Physicists create magnetic state in atomic layers of transition metal oxide
Science Daily / Posted 16 days ago
The research team published its findings on Thursday, Jan. 21, in Nature Communications, an online journal published by the journal Nature. "The key to the next generation of electronics is fabricating transistors that are multifunctional, meaning... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Don't Let a Startup Failure Hold You BackWhat do Thomas Edison, Henry Ford, Milton Hershey, Walt Disney, Bill Gates, Ste
Don't Let a Startup Failure Hold You Back
Connecticut Post / Posted 16 days ago
What do Thomas Edison, Henry Ford, Milton Hershey, Walt Disney, Bill Gates, Steve Jobs, Oprah Winfrey and Arianna Huffington all have in common? Here’s a clue -- it’s not that they all immediately achieved high levels of success. They actually all... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Don't Let a Startup Failure Hold You BackWhat do Thomas Edison, Henry Ford, Milton Hershey, Walt Disney, Bill Gates, Ste
Don't Let a Startup Failure Hold You Back
Greenwich Time / Posted 16 days ago
What do Thomas Edison, Henry Ford, Milton Hershey, Walt Disney, Bill Gates, Steve Jobs, Oprah Winfrey and Arianna Huffington all have in common? Here’s a clue -- it’s not that they all immediately achieved high levels of success. They actually all... Read more
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The News-Times
Don't Let a Startup Failure Hold You BackWhat do Thomas Edison, Henry Ford, Milton Hershey, Walt Disney, Bill Gates, Ste
Don't Let a Startup Failure Hold You Back
The News-Times / Posted 16 days ago
What do Thomas Edison, Henry Ford, Milton Hershey, Walt Disney, Bill Gates, Steve Jobs, Oprah Winfrey and Arianna Huffington all have in common? Here’s a clue -- it’s not that they all immediately achieved high levels of success. They actually all... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Don't Let a Startup Failure Hold You BackWhat do Thomas Edison, Henry Ford, Milton Hershey, Walt Disney, Bill Gates, Ste
Don't Let a Startup Failure Hold You Back
Stamford Advocate / Posted 16 days ago
What do Thomas Edison, Henry Ford, Milton Hershey, Walt Disney, Bill Gates, Steve Jobs, Oprah Winfrey and Arianna Huffington all have in common? Here’s a clue -- it’s not that they all immediately achieved high levels of success. They actually all... Read more
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Entrpreneur
Don't Let a Startup Failure Hold You BackJoin us in Miami, Chicago or Denver for our Accelerate Your Business event seri
Don't Let a Startup Failure Hold You Back
Entrpreneur / Posted 17 days ago
Join us in Miami, Chicago or Denver for our Accelerate Your Business event series kicking off in February. Discover solutions to optimize team performance, improve company productivity, and position your business for continued success. See dates and... Read more
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Business Standard India
Log in to Spammart to shop socially"Working against the traditional norms of e-commerce, we want to work on techno
Log in to Spammart to shop socially
Business Standard India / Posted 17 days ago
"Working against the traditional norms of e-commerce, we want to work on technologies rather than services to integrate the shopping world with all the social buzz around it online in the virtual space", said Soham Acharya, co-founder and chief... Read more
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PhysOrg
Physicists create magnetic state in atomic layers of transition metal oxideCrystal and band structures of 2LTO/2LNO. Credit: Nature Communications (2016).
Physicists create magnetic state in atomic layers of transition metal oxide
PhysOrg / Posted 17 days ago
Crystal and band structures of 2LTO/2LNO. Credit: Nature Communications (2016). DOI: 10.1038/ncomms10418 Physicists at the University of Arkansas and their collaborators have created a magnetic state in a few atomic layers of artificially synthesized... Read more
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New Kerala
Trade delegations from 23 countries at Bengaluru exhibitionBengaluru, Jan 21 : As many as 70 trade delegations from 23 countries are parti
Trade delegations from 23 countries at Bengaluru exhibition
New Kerala / Posted 18 days ago
Bengaluru, Jan 21 : As many as 70 trade delegations from 23 countries are participating in the six-day IMTEX FORMING 2016 exhibition that kicked off here on Thursday. The exhibition focusing on dies and moulds, forming tools, machine tool... Read more
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Business Standard India
The better half of women's empowermentMr Dutta writes about the agents of social change - mothers, teachers, non-gove
The better half of women's empowerment
Business Standard India / Posted 18 days ago
Mr Dutta writes about the agents of social change - mothers, teachers, non-governmental organisation (NGO) workers - who have helped fan the ambitions of their daughters and pupilsMr Dutta writes about the agents... Read more
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Business Standard India
Does homoeopathy work?Two weeks ago, Nobel laureate Venkatraman Ramakrishnan reportedly dismissed hom
Does homoeopathy work?
Business Standard India / Posted 18 days ago
Two weeks ago, Nobel laureate Venkatraman Ramakrishnan reportedly dismissed homoeopathy — along with astrology — as being “harmful and bogus”. Ramakrishnan, an Indian-born American and British structural biologist, was delivering a lecture titled “On... Read more
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Business Standard India
Uber to invest Rs 99 crore in KarnatakaUS-based ride hailing service, Uber, plans to invest Rs 99 crore in Karnataka,
Uber to invest Rs 99 crore in Karnataka
Business Standard India / Posted 19 days ago
US-based ride hailing service, Uber, plans to invest Rs 99 crore in Karnataka, seeking concessions from the state government under the Information Technology Act. While the government has cleared the project, it has asked Uber to comply with state... Read more
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The Telegraph
Twitter-happy PM falls silent on suicidePrime Minister Narendra Modi at an exhibition of organic produce in Gangtok on
Twitter-happy PM falls silent on suicide
The Telegraph / Posted 19 days ago
Prime Minister Narendra Modi at an exhibition of organic produce in Gangtok on Tuesday. (PTI) New Delhi, Jan. 19: As in Dadri, so in Hyderabad - till late tonight at least. Several hours after the Congress and Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) questioned Prime... Read more
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