• Two Planets that Could Support Life Discovered

      Two exoplanets that have been discovered, which are warm similar to Earth and may have water, could be good candidates to support life, according to a study on Tuesday. Scientists have been searching for planets close to nearby stars...More>>

      Wednesday, 19 June 2019, 02:00 IST

    • 5 Startups Get Rs 35 lakh Each in WhatsApp Contest

       Facebook-owned WhatsApp and Invest India on Tuesday picked 5 Indian startups who would receive nearly Rs 35 lakh ($50,000) each to further develop country-first products to solve real-life problems being faced by millions in the...More>>

      Wednesday, 19 June 2019, 01:51 IST

    • Suman Rao Crowned Miss India 2019

      Suman Rao from Rajasthan has won the Femina Miss India World 2019 beauty pageant during a star-studded ceremony at Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel Indoor Stadium here. Shivani Jadhav from Chhattisgarh clinched Femina Miss Grand India 2019...More>>

      Tuesday, 18 June 2019, 17:21 IST

    • Vistara, GoAir Launch Summer Offer

      Local carriers Vistara and GoAir on Monday launched sale of tickets offering an attractive deal for flyers. Many popular destinations such as Goa, Kolkata and Bengaluru are covered under the pre-monsoon sale. While full-service...More>>

      Tuesday, 18 June 2019, 16:49 IST

    • Railways, Railtel Sign MoU to Upgrade Signals

       In a bid to modernise its signalling system, the Indian Railways on Monday signed an MoU to upgrade it on four sections, an official release said. The Railway Ministry release said that the Indian Railways signed the MoU with...More>>

      Tuesday, 18 June 2019, 16:40 IST

    • India's Population to beat China's

      The Earth will be home to some 9.7 billion people in 2050 and by 2100 the number will increase to 11 billion. India's population will surpass China's by 2027, and despite being one-third the size of the US will hold a population 10...More>>

      Tuesday, 18 June 2019, 16:32 IST

    • India Vows to Shun 'Blood Diamonds'

      India on Monday assured the global community that it would reject 'blood diamonds' stained by even a single conflict, and would actively help in the evolution and transformation of the Kimberley Process (KP), transiting from...More>>

      Tuesday, 18 June 2019, 16:12 IST

    • E-Vehicle Sector for Priority-Lending

      With government committed to bringing the electric vehicle (EV) revolution to India in the next few years, the industry expectations from the Union Budget 2019-20 run high. Among the key demands are priority-lending by PSU banks for...More>>

      Tuesday, 18 June 2019, 02:05 IST

    • Forbes' Richest Self-Made Women List 2019 Features 3 Indian American Executives

      Fremont, CA: Forbes has released their latest edition on Richest Self-Made Women List 2019 with an increased number - 80, this time around. With a combined net worth of $81.3 billion turnovers, the women come from a multitude of...More>>

      Monday, 17 June 2019, 21:53 IST

    • Twitter Deletes almost 5,000 Iran linked Accounts

      In its bid to stop the spread of misinformation and hoaxes, Twitter has pulled down almost 5,000 accounts suspected of being directly run or linked to the Iranian government. The micro-blogging site said all the account sets were...More>>

      Saturday, 15 June 2019, 02:11 IST