Renovation of irrigation projects: Sahu

New Delhi: The Biju Janata Dal (BJD) MP from Berhampur Chandra Sekhar Sahu Tuesday asked the Union government to start a pilot venture for redesign of a few water system extends in …

Dengue ward at SCB

Cuttack: Three people were tried constructive for dengue even as an extraordinary ward for the vector-borne ailment was set up at SCB Medical College and Hospital (SCBMCH) here Tuesday. As per …

Protests outside Assembly: Woman scribe

Bhubaneswar: A lady recorder was seen outside the Odisha Assembly Tuesday requesting activity against a businessperson from the city who had purportedly assaulted her on the guise of giving her work. …

50% woman quota in panchayat polls: Pinaki

New Delhi: Biju Janata Dal (BJD) MP from Puri Pinaki Misra Tuesday asked the administration to acquire a Bill the House for conceding 50 percent reservation to ladies in panchayat decisions. Talking …

Sangeet Natak Akademi fellowship: Sonal

New Delhi: Tabla maestro Zakir Hussain and famous old style artists Sonal Mansingh, Jatin Goswami (Sattriya) and K Kalyanasundaram Pillai (Bharatanatyam) were given the Sangeet Natak Akademi’s esteemed cooperations Tuesday. The …

Sony unveils wireless noise-cancelling headphones

New Delhi:Sony India on Monday launched its noise-cancelling headphones, WH-XB900N, in India, priced at Rs 16,990. The headphones would be available in all Sony Centers and major electronic stores. The device …

Tech giant Huawei to lay off hundreds of workers in US

Washington, July 15 Facing the heat owing to the ongoing US-China trade war, telecommunications giant Huawei is reportedly preparing to lay off hundreds of workers in the US. Huawei is planning …

Facebook’s cryptocurrency Libra under fire

London:Facebook’s planned virtual unit Libra, already under heavy attack from US President Donald Trump and global regulators, faces scepticism among the wider cryptocurrency community as well. One theme — besides Brexit …

5,000 Bihar villages to be digitally equipped: Ravi Shankar Prasad

Patna, Jul 13  Union minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Saturday said 5,000 villages of Bihar will be digitally equipped in future. Prasad, speaking at an event to inaugurate a TCS centre …

US regulators approve USD 5 bn fine for Facebook on privacy probe: Report

Washington, Jul 13  US regulators have approved a USD 5 billion penalty to be levied on Facebook to settle a probe into the social network’s privacy and data protection lapses, the …

Blunt talk needed in country today, Narayana Murthy says, cites his spat with Sikka

Mumbai, Jul 13 Infosys co-founder Narayana Murthy said Saturday that looking at “what is happening in different parts of the country today”, the youth need to state bluntly that this was …

Preparations underway for launch of Chandrayaan-2: ISRO chief

Tirupati (AP), Jul 13 ISRO is all set for the country’s prestigious lunar mission, Chandrayaan-2, and all preparations are going on for its launch on July 15, the space agency’s chairman …

Infosys Q1 net profit grows 5.2 pc to Rs 3,802 cr.

Bengaluru, Jul 12 IT behemoth Infosys Ltd Friday posted better-than-expected 5.3 per cent rise in its June quarter net profit as it bagged more orders, and raised revenue growth forecast for …

TN govt to launch “citizen’s vault” to download key docs

Chennai, Jul 12 In a leap in e-governance in Tamil Nadu, key documents such as birth and death certificates can soon be downloaded from a proposed “citizen’s vault” using a mobile …

Give Indian users dining offers: Google Maps

New Delhi: Google Maps Thursday presented three new highlights for Indian clients to enable them to find neighborhood encounters and get suggestions that are customized for better eating background, including an ‘Offers’ …