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India-Japan To Work Closely on 5G, Telecom Security & Smart Cities

New Delhi: India and Japan signed MoU to enhance cooperation in the field of Information and Communications Technologies on Friday. MoU was signed by...

India Starts Vaccination Drive Today, PM Urges Not to Fall For Rumours Over Vaccines

New Delhi: The nationwide COVID-19 vaccination drive has been launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi today morning. The vaccination drive has sett off India...

Thiruvananthapuram Smartly Surpasses other Smart Cities

Surpassed Round -1 and Round – 2 Smart Cities in implementation Took a leap to 46th rank from 90th rank Most projects in...

Tamil Nadu becomes 11th State to Complete One Nation One Ration Card System Reform

Chennai: Tamil Nadu has become the 11th State in the country to successfully undertake “One Nation One Ration Card system” reform stipulated by the...

Governance

India-Japan To Work Closely on 5G, Telecom Security & Smart Cities

New Delhi: India and Japan signed MoU to enhance cooperation in the field of Information and Communications Technologies on...

Thiruvananthapuram Smartly Surpasses other Smart Cities

Surpassed Round -1 and Round – 2 Smart Cities in implementation Took a leap to 46th rank from 90th rank Most projects in...

Tamil Nadu becomes 11th State to Complete One Nation One Ration Card System Reform

Chennai: Tamil Nadu has become the 11th State in the country to successfully undertake “One Nation One Ration Card system” reform stipulated by the...

PM to Launch 3rd Phase of Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojana Tomorrow

New Delhi: The third phase of Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojana (PMKVY 3.0) will be launched on Friday in 600 districts across all states...

Indian Citizens Can Now Extend International Driving Permits While Travelling Abroad: MoRTH

New Delhi: The Ministry of Road Transport and Highways has issued a  notification  last week to facilitate the issuance of International Driving Permit (IDP) for...

Making Groundwater Management Efficient with Technology: Experts Agree in APAC Webinar

New Delhi: Technology led efficient usage of groundwater, specially for industrial settings. This is the need of the hour. It was highlighted by the policymakers,...

Latest

India’s Active Caseload further contracts to 2.13 Lakh

New Delhi: India’s total Active Caseload continues to manifest a sustained downward movement. It has dropped to 2.13 lakh (2,13,027) on Friday. India’s present...

Improving Wheat Productivity, DST INSPIRE Faculty Fellow Shows the Way

New Delhi: We may soon have a wheat variety that does not lose its productivity under heat stress. Heat stress causes a dramatic reduction in yield...

1.65 Cr Doses of Covishield & Covaxin Vaccines Allocated to All States/UTs in First Phase

New Delhi: The country is geared up for the massive COVID-19 vaccination drive beginning from 16th January 2021. The full initial procurement amount of...

PM to Launch 3rd Phase of Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojana Tomorrow

New Delhi: The third phase of Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojana (PMKVY 3.0) will be launched on Friday in 600 districts across all states...

Edutech Platform Simplilearn In Talks to Raise $100-150 Mn: Media Reports

Bengaluru: Bengaluru-based Edutech platform Simplilearn is in talks to raise $100-150 million in a funding round from global investors to raise primary capital for...

Science & Innovation

Improving Wheat Productivity, DST INSPIRE Faculty Fellow Shows the Way

New Delhi: We may soon have a wheat variety that does not lose its productivity under heat stress. Heat stress causes...

Increasing Information Transfer with Ultra High Mobility Electron

New Delhi: Scientists at Institute of Nano Science and Technology (INST), Mohali (Punjab), an autonomous institution of Department of...

Encouraging Local Language Content, NIXI Offers Free Domain

New Delhi: With an aim of proliferation of local language content, National Internet Exchange of India (NIXI) announced that...

Healthcare & Wellbeing

India Starts Vaccination Drive Today, PM Urges Not to Fall For Rumours Over Vaccines

New Delhi: The nationwide COVID-19 vaccination drive has been launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi today morning. The vaccination drive has sett off India...

India’s Active Caseload further contracts to 2.13 Lakh

New Delhi: India’s total Active Caseload continues to manifest a sustained downward movement. It has dropped to 2.13 lakh (2,13,027) on Friday. India’s present...

1.65 Cr Doses of Covishield & Covaxin Vaccines Allocated to All States/UTs in First Phase

New Delhi: The country is geared up for the massive COVID-19 vaccination drive beginning from 16th January 2021. The full initial procurement amount of...

India Readies for World’s Biggest Vaccination Drive, Vaccines out for Delivery

New Delhi: Much anticipated delivery starts. The first batch of Covid-19 vaccine has started reaching cities in India. Three trucks rolled out of Serum Institute of...

16,311 New Covid Cases In the Last 24 hours

New Delhi: India has been registering declining daily new cases since many days continuously. 16,311 New Cases were recorded in the last 24 hours....

Education

Edutech Platform Simplilearn In Talks to Raise $100-150 Mn: Media Reports

Bengaluru: Bengaluru-based Edutech platform Simplilearn is in talks to raise $100-150 million in a funding round from global investors to raise primary capital for...

Delhi Schools to Reopen, Announces Govt

New Delhi: First time since the pandemic has started, Delhi schools are on the verge of reopening again. The Delhi Government has announced on...

Bengaluru-based EdTech Startup Kyt Raises $5 Mn in Series a Funding

Bengaluru: Bengaluru-based Edtech startup Kyt on Wednesday raised $5 million in a Series A funding round. The investment is led by Alpha Wave Incubation...

Punjab to Reopen Schools for Students of Class 5 to 12 From 8 January 2021

Chandigarh: The Punjab Education Minister Vijay Inder Singla has said that the Schools in Punjab will reopen tomorrow only for students from Class 5...

UGC Starts 124 Open Online Courses For Undergraduate & Postgraduate Students

New Delhi: The University Grants Commission (UGC) is offering 124 open online courses for both undergraduate and postgraduate students. According to the commission, the Consortium...

CCEA Okays INR 59,000 Cr Investment In Post-Matric Scholarship Scheme for SC Students

New Delhi: The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) on Wednesday approved changes in the centrally sponsored Post-Matric Scholarship Scheme to benefit more than...

Corona updates

India Starts Vaccination Drive Today, PM Urges Not to Fall For Rumours Over Vaccines

New Delhi: The nationwide COVID-19 vaccination drive has been launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi today morning. The vaccination drive has sett off India on the path towards overcoming the pandemic that has upended lives, ravaged the economy and...

India Starts Vaccination Drive Today, PM Urges Not to Fall For Rumours Over Vaccines

New Delhi: The nationwide COVID-19 vaccination drive has been launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi today morning. The vaccination drive has sett off India...

Thiruvananthapuram Smartly Surpasses other Smart Cities

Surpassed Round -1 and Round – 2 Smart Cities in implementation Took a leap to 46th rank from 90th rank Most projects in...

Tamil Nadu becomes 11th State to Complete One Nation One Ration Card System Reform

Chennai: Tamil Nadu has become the 11th State in the country to successfully undertake “One Nation One Ration Card system” reform stipulated by the...

India’s Active Caseload further contracts to 2.13 Lakh

New Delhi: India’s total Active Caseload continues to manifest a sustained downward movement. It has dropped to 2.13 lakh (2,13,027) on Friday. India’s present...

APAC Exclusive

Kritsnam: Making Water Monitoring Seamless with New Technologies

Intro: ‘As new technologies are evolving at a fast pace, the government should handhold industries with necessary technical support in the form of guidelines...

#APACExclusive: Water Management is an integral part of water conservation: John Leeuwenburg, Real World Systems, Netherlands

New Delhi: Speaking at the valedictory session of virtual 'Global Water Management Conclave,' conservation: John Leeuwenburg, Global Product Manager & Commercial Director, Water Office,...

Why Quit After Years When the Calling Can Be the Beginning

Investing years in studies to make a career and finally quit to follow your passion and dream is a thing of past. The beginning...

Making an Impact with Connected Technologies for Digital Healthcare

How Aeris is making an impact in digital healthcare and highlights its role in NABH? As we experience a digital revolution in India, especially in...

Passion-Driven Legacy to Serve Continues

Hyderabad: Known healthcare professional, author, former cricketer and cancer-conqueror, Dr. K. Hari Prasad, President, Apollo Group - Hospitals, talks about continuing the legacy of...

#APACexclusive: FHTC by 2024 in MP: Jal Nigam’s Sustainable Plan for a Better Tomorrow

‘Under Jal Jeevan Mission, we intend to cover whole state through Functional Household Tap Connection (FHTC)’s by 2024 and accordingly Jal Nigam in coordination...