International Mother Language Day

UNESCO celebrates International Mother Language Day (IMLD) on February 21, 2017 under the theme “Towards Sustainable Futures through Multilingual Education”. To foster sustainable development, learners...

Azerbaijan President Appoints Wife as Vice-President

Azerbaijan's president Ilham Aliyev, appointed his wife Mehriban as the first vice president. The position of Vice-President was created after a constitutional referendum in...

Seven New Frog Species Discovered in India

Scientists from India have discovered seven new frog species belonging to the genus Nyctibatrachus, commonly known as Night Frogs. This find is a result of...

YouTube Allows Live Streaming Like Facebook

YouTube has joined Twitter’s Periscope and Facebook, with the feature of live streaming from a mobile phone. To begin with, this feature, which has been...

Flikpkart to Use Microsoft Cloud Platform

Microsoft announced a “strategic partnership” with Flipkart, wherein Flipkart will adopt Microsoft Azure as its exclusive public cloud platform. The strategic partnership was aimed at...

NASA Creates New Space Research Institutes

NASA has selected proposals for the creation of two multi-disciplinary, university-led research institutes that will focus on the development of technologies critical to extending...

Gujarat Gets Rs.8392cr as Crude Oil Royalty

The Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) has agreed to pay Rs. 8,392 crore to the Gujarat government regarding royalty fee for crude production. Of...

‘Swaraj Fund’ in News

The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) government will allocate Rs. 350 crore under the Swaraj Fund in the upcoming budget for the coming fiscal with...

Los Angeles World’s Most Traffic-Clogged City

INRIX Global Traffic Scorecard analyzes and ranks the impact of traffic congestion in 1,064 cities across 38 countries worldwide – the largest ever study...

Coastal Surveillance Project Got Approval

The Defence Acquisition Council, chaired by Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar, gave in-principle approval for the Rs. 800-crore project to set up 38 radar stations...