U.R.Anantha Murthy, the doyen of Kannada Literature and one of the pioneers of Navya movement in Kannada language is no more. A steadfast thinker who withstood many an assault, physical, verbal and virtual, gave a new thrust to Kannada literature and cine
The Supreme Court on Friday refused to stay a Delhi High Court judgment directing initiation of action against political parties including the Congress party on receipt of funds from foreign companies for election campaign. A bench of Chief Justice R.M.
President Pranab Mukherjee in his capacity as the Visitor to all IITs, will host the first ever conference of the chairmen, board of governors and directors of the IITs at Rashtrapati Bhavan on Friday. The conference will deliberate on steps required to
An analysis of state action plans to combat climate change reveal a lack of innovative approaches and a high variation in budgets apart from the fact that many did not move ahead from the business as usual scenario. However, the exercise by 28 Indian stat
The Prime Minister said that the ports should be developed along with SEZs. As Maharashtra prepares for assembly polls, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday assured that his government will remove all tax related obstacles in the Special Economic Zo
Despite their nutritional qualities and climate resilience, the consumption of finger millets in India declined by 47 per cent, while intake of other small millets fell by 83 per cent in the last five decades, according to DHAN Foundation. The reason fo
The dredging work on the Puthiyappa harbour as part of its first-phase development will commence after the monsoon recedes.Fisheries and harbour engineering officials said that some of the preliminary work on the site had been completed though the unfavou