NEW DELHI: Google Doodle on Monday paid its tribute to Greek professor Michael Leonidas Dertouzos on his birth anniversary. Born on November 5, 1936, Dertouzos was a professor at the department of Electrical engineering and computer science at...
MUMBAI: In a first for educational institutions since the #MeToo movement took off in India, a former student has accused a professor at the Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS) of sexual misconduct. The institute said it has...
The recent UN-led Multidimensional Poverty Index (MPI) showed that 271 million Indians moved out of poverty between 2005-06 and 2015-16, with the country’s poverty rate falling from 55% to 28%. But what does that mean for the actual...
NEW DELHI: A Delhi boy, Bhavye Suneja, was captain of the ill-fated Indonesian carrier Lion Air’s Boeing 737 Max + that crashed into the sea while operating a domestic flight from Jakarta to Pangkal...
HYDERABAD: Who is Sana Satish Babu, the Hyderabad-based businessman on whose statement an FIR has been reportedly booked against CBI Additional director Rakesh Asthana? The statement of Satish Sana before a magistrate has become crucial in the infighting...
MEERUT: A bunch of monkeys stoned a 72-year-old to death in Tikri village of Baghpat in Uttar Pradesh when he went to collect wood for havan. According to police, Dharampal Singh was collecting pieces of dry wood when...
NEW DELHI: Senior diplomat Sanjay Verma has been appointed as India's Ambassador to Spain, ministry of external affairs said on Thursday. Verma, a 1990 batch Indian Foreign Service officer, is presently Additional Secretary in the ministry. He is...
NEW DELHI: MJ Akbar and his wife have refuted allegations of rape levelled against the former Union minister by Pallavi Gogoi, saying that he was in a "consensual" relationship with the journalist, reported news agency ANI. Reiterating his husband’s...
NEW DELHI: Indian sailor Abhilash Tomy, who was under medical observation at Ile Amsterdam after sustaining grievous injuries while participating in the Golden Globe Race, was brought to Visakhapatnam safely on Saturday, a Navy statement said. On September...
The Swachhta survey covered 6,867 villages in 685 districts in August 2018 to rank states and districts on the parameters of rural sanitation. The month-long assessment was based on direct observation by independent observers, feedback from people and...

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