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By Ram Iyer | May positivity engulf (via. The Hindu)

Apple announces iOS App design and development accelerator in Bengaluru

Global Technology major Apple on Wednesday announced a new initiative to support engineering talent and accelerate growth in India’s iOS developer …

Apple

Sabarmati Express carnage: Key accused held after 14 years

A key accused in the Godhra train burning case of 2002, Farooq Bhana, who was on the run for more than 14 years, has been arrested by Gujarat Anti …

Conspiracies

KKR outplay RPS in rain-curtailed match

Hosts Kolkata Knight Riders defeated Rising Pune Supergiants by 8 wickets and 24 balls to spare by Duckworth-Lewis method. KKR managed to restrict …

M.S. Dhoni

Congress still holds the aces on GST Bill

It will not be the changed Rajya Sabha arithmetic in the monsoon session, but a fresh round of negotiations with the Congress that will make it …

Rajya Sabha

So Einstein was right after all, and here’s why

After the much-discussed, many-author paper in revealed the detection of a gravitational wave (denoted GW150914), the LIGO Scientific Collaboration …

Emergency number ‘112’ from Jan 1

The single emergency number ‘112’ will be operational throughout India from January 1 to help people reach immediate services of police, ambulance …

Ganapathi best Indian in 20km, Khushbir fails to finish

K. Ganapathi was the best Indian in the men’s 20km event at the IAAF World race walking team championships, finishing 22nd with a personal best …

Tamil Nadu boys defend title; Karnataka girls win

Defending champion Tamil Nadu survived some anxious moments in the last five minutes against Kerala before prevailing 88-77 in the men’s final of the …

Lions tame Knight Riders, climb back to the top

Gujarat Lions roared back in style, taming the formidable Kolkata Knight Riders in its den and ending its three-match losing streak, at the Eden …

Virat Kohli is pure class

If anybody ever says Twenty20 cricket is simply a game for sloggers, he must watch Virat Kohli in action.<p>The Royal Challengers Bangalore captain is …

Sunrisers in scorching form

Sunrisers Hyderabad, thanks to a terrific bowling performance led by left-armer Ashish Nehra on a perfect batting track, drubbed Mumbai Indians by 85 …

Facebook loses first round in suit over storing biometric data

Facebook Inc lost the first round in a court fight against some of its users who sued the social networking company, alleging it ‘unlawfully’ …

The maverick who shuns investors

Finance is a means of connecting savings to investments, down to its bare essentials. The banking system is all about that. We now have layers and …

India may solve Venezuelan defaults

The Commerce Ministry has proposed a mechanism to address the issue of non-payment of dues by Venezuelan importers to Indian exporters. Sources in …

Saudi pledges stability in energy policy

The new energy minister of Saudi Arabia, the world’s biggest oil exporter, on Sunday pledged continuity in the kingdom’s oil policy, after being …

No first use of n-weapons, says Kim

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un said his country will not use its nuclear weapons unless its sovereignty is invaded and announced a five-year …

Dhaka asks Islamabad to stop interference in internal affairs

Dhaka has urged Islamabad not to interfere in internal affairs of Bangladesh after Pakistan expressed concerns over rejection of Jamaat-e-Islami …

Solar-powered borewell to replenish ‘tiger tank’

The Forest Department inaugurated a solar powered borewell at Nagarahole on Sunday to provide water to wild animals during the dry season.<p>It will be …

Central awards

The Union government has instituted the Rajiv Gandhi Manav Seva award, which will be given to three individuals who have contributed for over 10 …

Rain reduces temperature further

A huge tree got uprooted at the exit gate of the Bengaluru city railway station owing to the rain on Sunday causing traffic disruption for sometime …

An experiment on new TenderSURE roads

The pre-monsoon showers that the city has been receiving over the past few days have exposed the monsoon preparedness, or lack thereof, of not just …

“Link PF account number with UAN”

Integration of multiple Provident Fund accounts facilitates seamless benefits to members such as pension, insurance and payouts on superannuation, …

‘Will expedite refugees’ return to Sri Lanka’

Sri Lanka’s Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe has reiterated that it is the policy of his government to encourage the return of Sri Lankan Tamil …

All sensitive booths to get paramilitary force

The district election machinery led by District Election Officer (DEO) and Collector Archana Patnaik has decided to deploy Central Paramilitary Force …

‘Take up renewable energy projects’

On the 12th Graduation Day of Prathyusha Engineering College, in which 23 graduates were honoured, Ashvini Kumar, Managing Director, Solar Energy …

AICTE seeks status report of States on engineering fees

The All India Council for Technical Education has so far written two letters to State governments to provide a status report on the implementation of …

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