23 dead, 40 injured as 14 coaches derail in India's Uttar Pradesh

At least 23 people were killed and at least 40 injured in a major derailment when 14 coaches of the Kalinga Utkal Express bound for Haridwar in Uttarakhand went off the tracks with one of the coaches mounting on another near Khatauli in Uttar Pradesh on Saturday evening.

Date: 21 Aug 2017

India and China troops clash along Himalayan border

A confrontation occurred between Indian and Chinese soldiers along a disputed border in the western Himalayas, Indian officials said on Tuesday.

Date: 17 Aug 2017

Yenepoya University to conduct PG diploma in multi-omics technology

BiSEP grant to Yenepoya University to conduct a one-year PG diploma in multi-omics technology.

Date: 16 Aug 2017

Independence Day speech shows PM Narendra Modi is aware that he is to seek another mandate

With every speech on Independence Day, Prime Minister Narendra Modi further codifies this political ritual.

Date: 16 Aug 2017

India creating youth with degrees but no skills

In a survey report, youngsters say the current schooling system that focuses more on rote learning doesn’t equip them with practical experiences to cope with contemporary professions.

Date: 14 Aug 2017

Are the adivasis in India true indigenous people?: Prof. Satyapal

Prof Styapal raises issue of true indigenous people at a seminar on ‘Scheduled Tribes: Issues and perspective for development’ organised by the Centre for Study of Social Exclusiveness and Inclusive Policy and the Department of Journalism and Mass Communication on the occasion of the International

Date: 11 Aug 2017

Lack of professionalism has led to the poor performance of sports persons in India

Some of the constraints that have led to this situation include among others, poor governance in sports due to lack of professionalism, absence of strong domestic competition structure, lack of strong talent identification and long-term athlete development system.

Date: 10 Aug 2017

Postgraduate degrees in palaeontology at Mahasarakham University (MSU)

The only university in Southeast Asia to offer postgraduate degrees in palaeontology.

Date: 10 Aug 2017

An art photography to help poor girls in Asia to access education

Art project I Femme to fund girls’ education in India, Nepal, Viet Nam

Date: 09 Aug 2017

Maratha Kranti Morcha in Mumbai: Diversions, blockades installed; schools to remain shut as city braces for rally

If you are planning to travel to South Mumbai on Wednesday morning, it would be best to avoid the road. However, if you must, the traffic police advises you to plan your commute as per the travel restrictions imposed between Byculla and Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus (CST) and Mumbai Central a

Date: 09 Aug 2017