Jul 19, 2016 at 11:55 | Source: Reuters
Paul Romer, 60, will replace Kaushik Basu, a former Indian government economics adviser who is retiring. Romer will take up the position in September and is tasked with keeping the World Bank Group at the forefront of international development knowledge.
Jul 09, 2016 at 13:12 | Source: PTI
The ministers' group has been constituted to talk with the trade unions on their charter of demands, which includes government's steps to deal with price rise, a universal social security cover for workers, stopping disinvestment of PSUs and opposition to FDI in railways and defence.
Jun 22, 2016 at 11:30 | Source: PTI
The four colleges -- Swami Vivekananda University (West Bengal), St Xaviers College of Arts and Science (Ahmedabad), Central University of Rajasthan (Rajasthan) and St Joseph's College (Bengaluru) -- will offer MSc programme specialising in Big Data this year starting July 2016.
Jun 09, 2016 at 08:56 | Source: PTI
The funding will establish nine new Tata University Research Fellows in the Physical Sciences and Engineering over the next ten years, with the first Royal Society Tata University Research Fellows due to be appointed in October 2016, a statement by the Tata Group said.
Jun 01, 2016 at 21:52 | Source: PTI
Chinese giant Alibaba Group has launched Privacy Knight, an app-lock with 'face-lock' feature that will help users protect their privacy from intruders
May 19, 2016 at 09:49 | Source: CNBC-TV18
The fourth quarter margins for Universal Cables were up at 10.5 percent versus 6.6 percent reported for the same quarter last fiscal. The total income too was up 12 percent and EBITDA was up 78 percent for the quarter.
May 07, 2016 at 13:04 | Source: PTI
BJP in West Bengal on May 7 termed Jadavpur University as a "hub of anti-national elements" and accused the Opposition CPI(M) and the varsity's Vice-Chancellor of supporting them, a day after rival groups of students clashed on the campus over screening of a political film.
Apr 18, 2016 at 13:30 | Source: PTI
Professor Benjamin Sovacool, Director of the Sussex Energy Group at the University of Sussex in the UK, believes that the next great energy revolution could take place in a fraction of the time of major changes in the past.
Apr 15, 2016 at 21:27 | Source: Reuters
The IKEA Group announced the plan to transfer ownership of some operating entities to a small Delftbased company which owns the IKEA brand last June. However, the 250-word statement attracted little attention.
Apr 06, 2016 at 07:54 | Source: PTI
"There is tremendous space for you to exert your independence in our country despite all pressures. Of course, you have to articulate why you are using your independence the way that you are using," Rajan told a group of B-school students who assembled for a contest at the RBI headquarters.