• Over 100-year-old Rail Line in Sri Lanka Being Upgraded with Indian Assistance

      India's IRCON International Limited and the Sri Lankan government have inked a $91.26 million agreement for upgrading the around 130 km-long Maho-Omanthai rail line which is over 100 years old. Once the upgradation is completed,...More>>

      Friday, 19 July 2019, 15:48 IST

    • World Bank 'drops' $300 million Amaravati Project

      In a major blow to Andhra Pradesh government, the World Bank has pulled out of a key project for development of new state capital Amaravati for which it had committed $300 million. The World Bank website Thursday showed the status of...More>>

      Friday, 19 July 2019, 15:46 IST

    • Ramesh Abhishek usurped crores in black, says whistle-blower

      The real story of Ramesh Abhishek, the secretary of Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade (DPPIIT) is becoming more controversial by the day with some disturbing revelations against him. A whistle-blower has...More>>

      Thursday, 18 July 2019, 23:35 IST

    • 5 Best Free Registry Cleaner For Windows in 2019

      Registry cleaners basically clean, repair and optimize Windows system’s registry.When you see signs of stability problems like freezes, crashes and errors continually popping-up, or an application taking too long to respond, it means...More>>

      Thursday, 18 July 2019, 23:17 IST

    • Six Red Flags that Signal a Wrong Personal Loan Lender

      At least 50,000 people filed a fraud report with the Better Business Bureau in 2018. The median amount lost to these fraud schemes was about $152 per person. Unfortunately, many people have fallen prey to wrong lenders and lost...More>>

      Thursday, 18 July 2019, 17:31 IST

    • Zomato says Save Water to Make Tea, Twitter in Splits

      Home-grown restaurant search and delivery platform Zomato on Wednesday took to Twitter to "take up" the cause of urging users to save water in order to keep preparing morning cups of tea. The food-delivery platform tweeted....More>>

      Thursday, 18 July 2019, 15:47 IST

    • Google Maps to Now Show Bike Sharing Stations on App

      To make Maps more useful for users, Google is adding support for bike-sharing stations to let people be informed on docked bike sharing services near them. The feature has been testing in New York City for the last year and is now...More>>

      Thursday, 18 July 2019, 15:46 IST

    • Lawmakers Raise Tech-Related Security Issues in RS

      Amid complaints of social media giants promoting certain views to suit their business interests, BJP lawmaker in the Rajya Sabha, Rajeev Chandrasekhar, on Wednesday demanded to bring a law to ensure that freedom of expression of people is...More>>

      Thursday, 18 July 2019, 02:19 IST

    • 94% Indian Sales Professionals Use Tech to Close Deals

      Almost all sales professionals -- 94 per cent -- use technology to close more deals in India and those professionals who rely on sales technology outperform their peers, says a new survey by Microsoft-owned professional networking platform...More>>

      Thursday, 18 July 2019, 02:15 IST

    • ISHRAE Announces One Degree Challenge to Support Centre's 24 AC Temperature Guideline

      Last year the Bureau of Energy Efficiency had announced that citizens must endeavor to keep their air conditioners at 24°C to help improve the environmental condition. It further mentioned that by utilising such measures, the overall...More>>

      Thursday, 18 July 2019, 00:01 IST

    • US toughens asylum rules for migrants

      Washington: The U.S. Department of Justice has said it will raise its application threshold for asylum, potentially slowing down the flow of immigrants. The new rule, expected to go into effect Tuesday, would prevent immigrants...More>>

      Wednesday, 17 July 2019, 22:55 IST

    • Cancer Tissue-Freezing May Help Patients Cut Treatment Cost

      New York: Researchers have developed a new reusable device which can help women with breast cancer in lower-income countries by using carbon dioxide, a widely available and affordable gas, to power a cancer tissue-freezing probe...More>>

      Wednesday, 17 July 2019, 22:54 IST

    • 10-day Partition exhibition to come to California

      Berkeley: An upcoming 10-day pop-up exhibition will be held here by the 1947 Partition Archive, spotlighting the "largest mass refugee crisis that unfolded when the British Empire broke up after World War II", and featuring...More>>

      Wednesday, 17 July 2019, 22:52 IST

    • 8th plane carrying Russian S-400 components reach Turkey

      Ankara: Delivery of the Russian S-400 defence missile system to Turkey continued on Monday, as an eighth Russian plane carrying equipment of the system landed at an airbase near capital Ankara, the Turkish Defence Ministry said....More>>

      Wednesday, 17 July 2019, 22:50 IST

    • Microsoft Word for Android crosses '1 bn installs' mark

      San Francisco: Hitting a notable milestone, the Android edition of Microsoft Word has crossed the "1 billion installs" mark on Google's Play Store after four years of its release. Microsoft Word for Android was...More>>

      Wednesday, 17 July 2019, 22:49 IST