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28 December, 2018 6:40 AM PM Modi to ride on solar-powered bus prototype at Indian Science Congress

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will ride on a prototype of a driverless solar-powered bus during his visit to a university here to inaugurate the 106th Indian Science Congress next week, the varsity said on December 27. The science congress will attract over 20,000 delegates, including 3000 acclaimed scientists and researchers. Students of different departments 144

27 December, 2018 7:36 AM Tamil Nadu: Recruitment For Assistant Agricultural Officer Begins

The recruitment process for Assistant Agriculture Officers under Tamil Nadu Agricultural Extension Subordinate Service has begun. Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission (TNPSC) has announced 580 vacancies for direct recruitment to the post. Candidates with two years Diploma in Agriculture are eligible to apply. Applicants should have passed the 10+2 exam. The qualifying 147

27 December, 2018 6:02 AM Delhi University Begins Process Of Taking Feedback From Various Stakeholders

The Delhi University has begun the process of taking feedback from various stakeholders on the admission process, an official said Wednesday. According to the official, the varsity website has the option where parents, prospective students can give their views on the admission process and where the glitches exist. "The DU sees students from the farthest 96

27 December, 2018 1:44 AM Indian-American Rajesh Subramaniam named FedEx president

Subramaniam, an IIT-Bombay graduate from Thiruvananthapuram, has been with FedEx for more than 27 years.  Houston: Indian-American Rajesh Subramaniam has been named as the president and chief executive officer of US multinational courier delivery giant FedEx Express. Subramaniam, currently the executive vice president, chief marketing and communications 148

26 December, 2018 2:47 PM HRD Clears Backlog Of Scholarships With Special Grant Of Rs 250 Crores

The UGC and the AICTE have cleared the backlog of scholarships using a special grant of Rs 250 crore from the HRD Ministry, Union minister Prakash Javadekar said Wednesday. The Human Resource Development Minister also said the government is "positive" about the demand by research scholars of a hike in the scholarship amount. "There were repetitive complaints 97

25 December, 2018 5:40 AM Delhi University's Academic Council Meet On January 2

Delhi University's Academic Council will be meeting on January 2, according to an official notification by the varsity Monday. The Academic Council was supposed to meet on December 12 but the meeting was postponed, a move that was met with criticism from the Delhi University Teachers' Association (DUTA). In a letter written on December 11 to the varsity's 72

24 December, 2018 7:25 AM Shimmering 'super-Earth' in constellation Cassiopeia discovered

London: Researchers have discovered a new exotic planet outside our solar system in the constellation Cassiopeia. Located 21 light years away from us, this planet, dubbed HD219134 b, has a mass almost five times that of Earth, which is considered a so-called "super-Earth". Unlike the Earth, however, it most likely does not have a massive core of iron, but is rich in calcium 134

23 December, 2018 6:32 PM Teen Dies After Stalker Sets Her On Fire. Mother Suffers Heart Attack

An 18-year-old woman, who was undergoing treatment at Safdarjung Hospital in New Delhi after allegedly being set on fire by her stalker for rejecting his advances, died on Sunday, police officials said. "The woman had suffered around 77 per cent burns and was brought to the hospital in a very critical condition. Most of the injuries were on her face and lungs 128

23 December, 2018 12:33 PM CBSE Releases Class 10, 12 Board Exam Date Sheet

CBSE class 12 board exam will begin on February 15. The class 10 board exam will begin on February 21. The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) will conduct Class 12 board exams from February 15 to April 3 and Class 10 board exams from February 21 to March 29. To give students sufficient time between consecutive papers, CBSE has released the board 140

21 December, 2018 6:37 PM Lawyer Attacks Colleague With Axe Outside Nagpur Court, Drinks Poison

A lawyer allegedly attacked a senior lawyer outside the Nagpur District Court on Friday, severely injuring him, and later killed himself by drinking poison, police said. Lokesh Bhaskar, 34 allegedly attacked Sadanand Narnawre, 62 with an axe on the footpath outside the court around 4.30 pm and later drank poison, a police official said. Both of them were admitted 131