Operation Digital Board to revolutionize education in 5 years: Prakash Javadekar:The Centre and state governments have resolved to identify the number of children out of school in the country, Union HRD Minister Prakash Javadekar said on Monday.
India has emerged as an IT powerhouse on the global stage: Ravi Shankar Prasad:Union IT minister Ravi Shankar Prasad who is on a three-day visit to Sri Lanka has said that India has emerged as an IT powerhouse on the global stage while digital economy to touch a trillion dollars in next few years.
UIDAI allows face recognition for Aadhaar authentication:The UIDAI on Monday allowed face recognition as additional means of Aadhaar authentication to be used in combination with existing ways such as fingerprint or iris scan.
India, Israel ink nine pacts on cyber security, other sectors:Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu held detailed and wide-ranging talks on Monday.
5 JeM militants killed in Uri anti-infiltration operation:Two major victories for security forces in Jammu and Kashmir on Monday as they struck down five Jaish-e-Mohammad terrorists who were trying to infiltrate in Uri sector in Baramulla district of Jammu and Kashmir.
Family says no suspicion in Justice Loya’s death:The son of special CBI judge B H Loya on Sunday said the family was convinced that his father had died of natural causes.
On 70th Army Day, India remembers martyrs, warns Pakistan:In a stern message to Pakistan on Army Day, Army Chief General Bipin Rawat on Monday said that the Army was ready to escalate the military offensive against terror groups, if the neighbouring country forces it do so, and asserted that no anti-India activities will be allowed to succeed in the state.
Rocket lands at Indian Embassy in Kabul, all safe:A rocket landed in the Indian Embassy premises in Kabul, causing damage to ITBP barracks, but all the mission staff were safe, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj said.
UAE says Qatar fighter jets intercept flight; Doha denies it:The United Arab Emirates on Monday claimed that Qatari fighter jets intercepted one of its commercial airliners in international airspace on the way to Bahrain, an allegation promptly denied by a Doha official. The UAE’s two major airlines declined to immediately comment.
31 killed in Baghdad twin suicide blast:Iraq’s Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi called Monday for the elimination of jihadist “sleeper cells” after a twin suicide bombing killed 31 people in Baghdad in the second such attack in three days.
12,000 flee as Philippines warns of volcano eruption:The crater of a rumbling Philippine volcano was glowing bright red today, with vulcanologists warning it could erupt within days, sending thousands fleeing from their homes.
Two dead in Peru after 7.3-magnitude quake:A 7.3 magnitude earthquake shook southern Peru on Sunday, killing at least two people and injuring 65 others, the South American country’s civil defence agency said.
Digital launch of ‘I4Fund call for proposal’ website at India-Israel Business Summit:Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Israeli counterpart Benjamin Netanyahu launched the maiden call for joint R&D projects under the ‘India-Israel Industrial R&D and Technological Innovation Fund (I4F)’ during the India-Israel Business Summit on Monday in New Delhi.
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Sensex ends over 251 points higher; Nifty settles below 10,750:The benchmark BSE Sensex rose by 251 points to close at fresh all-time high in its record setting spree for a third session today as investor turned optimistic after better-than-expected macro-economic data and corporate earnings.
World Economic Forum ranks India 30th on global manufacturing index:The World Economic Forum (WEF) has ranked India at 30th position on a global manufacturing index-below China’s 5th place but above other BRICS peers, Brazil, Russia and South Africa.
SA vs IND: Kohli century keeps India in touch with South Africa on Day 3:Virat Kohli led by example with a batting showcase as India stayed in contention on the third day of the second Test against South Africa at SuperSport Park in Centurion on Monday.
Rajyavardhan Rathore launches ‘Khelo India’ Anthem:The cash incentives will not be restricted to just medal-winning athletes and coaches attached with them as the government has decided to extend the monetary benefits to the grassroots level coaches.
Under-19 quicks Shivam Mavi, Kamlesh Nagarkoti good prospects for India:Kamlesh Nagarkoti and Shivam Mavi hand India victory in ICC Under-19 World Cup opener against Australia. Kamlesh Nagerkoti and Shivam Mavi outpaced their rivals and consistently clocked speeds above 140 kmph.
India firm favourites against Papua New Guinea in U-19 WC:The odds will be stacked heavily in favour of India when the title contenders, with an eye on securing a knockout berth, meet minnows Papua New Guinea in the ICC U-19 World Cup at Mount Maunganui on Tuesday.
City’s unbeaten run in EPL ends with 4-3 loss at Liverpool:Manchester City’s 22-match unbeaten start to the Premier League came to an end with a 4-3 loss to Liverpool in a wild and thrilling game at Anfield.
Venus and Stephens crash out of Australian Open:Belinda Bencic sent an early shockwave through the Australian Open by dumping last year’s finalist Venus Williams out of the first round with an impressive 6-3 7-5 win on Monday.
New spider species named after Harry Potter, GoT characters:Scientists in Brazil have discovered seven new species of spiders and named them after characters from literary classics – including Lord Varys from the Game of Thrones and Aragog from the Harry Potter series.
World’s fifth largest diamond discovered in Lesotho:A diamond thought to be the fifth largest of gem quality ever found has been discovered in Lesotho, miner Gem Diamonds said today, and could be worth as much as USD 40 million.
NASA telescopes provide 3D journey through Orion Nebula:Scientists, using data from NASA space telescopes, have created a 3D fly-through view of the Orion Nebula, allowing viewers to peek into the picturesque star-forming region.
New technology to map brain wiring:Scientists have created a new technique to map the network of connections within the brain, an advance that help scientists understand how the organ works.
Maghe Sankranti is being celebrated in Nepal :Maghe Sankranti is being celebrated in Nepal today with gaiety and religious fervor.