The other challenge is to implement and roll out the ambitious health insurance scheme. It is a complete myth, false propaganda and nonsense to call this scheme underfunded.
This comes a day after Union petroleum minister Dharmendra Pradhan said the country has offered Saudi Arabia a stake in the future strategic oil reserves and has also offered investment opportunities in the west coast refinery and Kakinada petrochemicals plants.
The constant dialogue between commercial design and artistic design, and the need to marry the two in the contemporary world has always made designers push their limits.
Narendra Bhawan was then the perfect choice of venue for the world’s number one gin, Bombay Sapphire, when they decided to launch their new uber-premium gin variant, Star of Bombay.
Subbu goes on to illustrate the common sense employed in making the ‘Tall Boy’—another name for Santro derived from its unusual design—an acceptable purchase for domestic consumers.
A story of India can’t be complete without drama and emotions, and even Poonam’s account of India is not devoid of it. Although there is sincerity and brevity, one can’t fault it for being a Bollywood script, and that is not entirely the author’s fault.
His book The Indian Spirit, presented as a chronological narrative, delves into the spirit of drinking and alcohol consumption in the country over the years.
Interestingly, the trend is being spotted not just in India, but the world over, with translators being recognised and fêted. At the 69th National Book Awards to be held in November this year, for instance, translators will be rewarded alongside authors.
In the UK, we (the BBC) have 3% of sports rights but 40% of the audience. So what’s going on there? We have just signed a deal with the (English) Premier League for a highlights programme called Match of the Day.
According to Gautam Adani, CEO, who participated at the three-day CII Partnership Summit, the proposed multi-commodity park is expected to become the largest and sophisticated park in the country.
Fitbit Ionic is a smart wrist-gear with built-in GPS, heart rate monitoring, on-board music storage features and long battery life
India and Afghanistan are stepping up collaboration in technology, specially in the areas of e-governance, ICT in education and election management
Nasscom joins hands with IT ministry to reskill the country’s technology workforce
A new feature on Google’s digital payment app lets you pay your bills in seconds, not minutes
On the CPU front, AMD Ryzen processors heralded a new era of premium AMD processors designed for impeccable performance. All Ryzen 7 processors are unlocked and feature 8 cores with 16 threads, to help players game and stream at the same time with performance to spare.
In January 2017, Oracle announced the global expansion of the programme, a multimillion-dollar investment for start-ups, worldwide. Reggie Bradford, senior vice-president, Start-up ecosystem & Accelerator, Oracle talks about Oracle’s initiative towards nurturing the start-up community in an interaction with Sudhir Chowdhary.
The new small finance banks are working towards providing faster services, quicker response and lower costs by leveraging technology for automating operational processes.
Fact is, mobiles are rapidly becoming intelligent and adding new capabilities. All this is powered by a collection of sensors that go inside these devices—to make them smart and intelligent.
Company officials inform that the two devices are a perfect balance of good performance, fast connectivity and better battery life.
Digital India was launched with a vision to transform the country into a “digitally empowered society and knowledge economy.” Various companies have leveraged technology to empower students, offer skill development programmes, and use it to reach out to teachers and youth across the country.
‘Being human’ component means understanding moral principles to create a balance between career and commitment to organisation, adaptability, a positive attitude towards work, and integrative thinking approach.
That’s where theatre and art-based method has made its mark, because it’s engaging, no-nonsense and practical. It’s been proven research after research.
The Indian education sector is poised at an interesting juncture. On one hand there is a growing focus on achieving learning outcomes, while on the other technology is being adopted quickly and content is being rewritten and redesigned to adapt to a variety of emerging media. The advent of digitally-enabled classroom, cloud-based content, e-books and […]
The previous government lodged several cases against our elected representatives and organisational leaders for small matters such as blocking of roads and burning of effigies.
No Path in Darjeeling is Straight is Parimal Bhattacharya’s memorable contribution to understanding Darjeeling through a prism, where different colourful images magically come together to offer a remarkable clarity into the hill town as it once was, and its steady decline to what it is now.
The 53-year-old business tycoon’s latest book is a story of resilience and perseverance, and all that it takes to reach the pinnacle of success.
The storyline works at different levels—terrorism, religious fundamentalism, philosophical notions—but its basic premise rests on quantum physics and the existence of a quantum twin.