Ice farming twice as bad for climate as thought

Rice farming across the world could be responsible for up to twice the level of climate impact relative to what was previously estimated, according to a study conducted in India The study, published in the journal PNAS, found that intermittently floo

11 Sep 2018, 11:53 PM IST
Quick learners remember more over time
11 Sep 2018, 11:44 PM IST

Story Time: The Foolish Brahmin and The Crooks

A brahmin once performed sacred ceremonies for a rich merchant and got a goat in return He was on his way back carrying the goat on his shoulders when three crooks saw him and deci
11 Sep 2018, 11:37 PM IST

Overseas Immersion Programme at GITAM for Singapore students

GITAM deemed to be University is hosting a three weeks Overseas Immersion Programme OIP for Ngee Ann Polytechnic, Singapore students for the second time The team of 13 students acc
11 Sep 2018, 11:35 PM IST

Insurance Awareness Award – Quiz in Hyderabad

HDFC ERGO General Insurance Company, Indias leading nonlife insurer, launched the 3rd season of their Insurance Awareness Award Quiz with the SemiFinal round in Hyderabad The team
11 Sep 2018, 11:29 PM IST

IIT Delhi students develop cheaper drug for curing snake bites

Students at the prestigious Indian Institute of Technology IIT here have produced what could be a cheaper and more effective solution for neutralizing the toxic effect of a snake v
11 Sep 2018, 11:23 PM IST

Basic learning skills imparted to 2K underprivileged children

Pratham Education Foundation, a prominent nonprofit working towards children literacy interventions across 23 states and union territories, has partnered with Verizon India to offe
11 Sep 2018, 11:20 PM IST

Physicists, hunting the Dark Photon, will blast a diamond with antimatter

Almost everything is missing And a team of physicists is trying to find all of it The universe as we know it includes about a tenth of the total stuff thats out there The rest Miss
11 Sep 2018, 04:31 AM IST

HRD Ministry panel pitches for national madarsa board

Members of the HRD Ministrys NMCME have pitched for capturing details of unregistered madarsas in the country and setting up a nationallevel madarsa board with a suitable system fo
11 Sep 2018, 04:27 AM IST

This MIT robot can visually understand objects never seen before

Imagine letting a robot clean your house while you are at work, or to clear your tables Thats exactly what the novel robot developed by researchers at the MIT can do
11 Sep 2018, 04:23 AM IST

Smiling may not mean you are happy

Smiling does not necessarily indicate that a person is happy, according to a study It is widely believed that smiling means we are happy, and it usually occurs when we are engaging
11 Sep 2018, 04:19 AM IST

New exoplanet twice the size of Earth found

Using data from NASAs Kepler Space Telescope, an international team of scientists has discovered a new exoplanet twice the size of Earth and about 145 light years away The exoplane
11 Sep 2018, 04:15 AM IST

The Education Icon of 2018 named

Education Today, an organization that focuses on excellence in education, has awarded Shweta Sastri, Managing Director, Canadian International School CIS,
11 Sep 2018, 04:10 AM IST

GITAM contributes to Kerala

GITAM Deemed to be University Hyderabad student bodies sent a load of relief material worth of Rs122 lacs to the floodaffected Kerala A total of 250 kits of relief material were se
11 Sep 2018, 04:07 AM IST

Continuing Education Programme for Pharmacy teachers held

SultanulUloom College of Pharmacy conducted Pharmacy Council of India sponsored Continuing Education Programme for Pharmacy Teachers from various institutions on Monday
11 Sep 2018, 04:04 AM IST

Students leaving IIM-S over shortage of hostel rooms

Some students of the Indian Institute of Management, Sambalpur IIMS have left the institute as they could not get hostel rooms, an official said Monday The classes for the fourth b
11 Sep 2018, 03:58 AM IST

India-US relations in their best phase, says former envoy

Relations between India and USA today are the best they have ever particularly IndiaUS partnership today is a factor of peace, security, stability, prosperity and wellbeing in Asia
11 Sep 2018, 03:53 AM IST

Asia Pacific's Most Innovative Universities – 2018

Reuters ranks the academic institutions producing the most influential scientific research and generating the largest number of patents
08 Sep 2018, 07:07 PM IST

Celebrating Heroes of Hyderabad

In the 1956 Olympics, the Indian football team boasted of nine Hyderabad players in its rank while in the next edition of the Summer Games six formed the teams backbone Such an exa
08 Sep 2018, 12:21 AM IST

First known vegetarian shark discovered

Scientists have identified the worlds first known omnivorous shark species, which consumes upto 60 per cent of seagrass
08 Sep 2018, 12:12 AM IST

Robat uses sound to map, navigate surroundings

Scientists say they have developed the first fully autonomous batlike robot that uses sound to move through a novel environment while mapping it Bats map new environments while sim
08 Sep 2018, 12:04 AM IST

Want to speed up your career growth?

The millennial generation romanticises the concept of overworking, or at least works in a world which does
07 Sep 2018, 11:56 PM IST

AI robots could develop prejudice on their own

Artificially intelligent machines could demonstrate prejudice by simply identifying, copying and learning this behaviour from one another, according to a study Researchers from Car
07 Sep 2018, 11:49 PM IST

China launches new marine satellite

China on Friday launched a marine satellite to help improve understanding of maritime waters and climate change A Long March2C rocket carrying the HY1C satellite took off at 1115 a
07 Sep 2018, 11:43 PM IST

Three-day national symposium at GITAM

Rakesh Mishra, Director, CCMB, inaugurated a three day National Symposium on Materials in Healthcare at School of Science, GITAM Deemed to be University, Hyderabad on Friday He gra
07 Sep 2018, 11:36 PM IST

Student from maoist hot spot gets selected in Google - Udacity scholarship

Udacity, the global lifelong learning platform, made the dreams of a young Nanodegree student from a Naxalite affected area in Maharashtra come true by selecting him in the GoogleU
07 Sep 2018, 11:31 PM IST

SVIMS gets 3 State Best Teacher awards

The Director cum Vice Chancellor of SVIMS Dr TS Ravikumar congratulated three Professors of the Institute who received State Best Teacher Award on the occasion of Teachers Day cel
07 Sep 2018, 11:20 PM IST

NTPC Electron Quiz-2018 at JNTU

With an aim to inculcate a culture of learning amongst young and energetic minds, NTPC Limited is organizing the Southern Region Round of NTPC Electron Quiz at JNTU campus on Septe
07 Sep 2018, 11:17 PM IST

IIT-H develops new electrodes for producing rechargeable batteries

Dr Surendra K Martha and his team at the Indian Institute of TechnologyIIT, Hyderabad have developed new electrodes for producing rechargeable lithiumion batteries with high energy
07 Sep 2018, 11:13 PM IST

Perfectionism on the rise among college students

The study is one of the first to examine generational differences in perfectionism, which is defined as having excessively high standards for oneself and being overly selfcritical
07 Sep 2018, 12:39 AM IST

Towering hexagonal vortex spotted on Saturn

Scientists have discovered a unique hexagonal vortex on Saturns North Pole a towering atmospheric structure of whirling fluids that spans hundreds of kilometres in height The Cass
07 Sep 2018, 12:30 AM IST

Protect environment increase lifespan

There are many environmental issues in India Air pollution, water pollution, garbage and pollution of the natural environment are all challenges for India Nature is also causing so
07 Sep 2018, 12:26 AM IST

Lakhotia’s EVOLVE–5 a grand show

Citybased renowned fashion school Lakhotia Institute of Design hosted its Evolve 5 Graduation Ceremony with crme de la crme from the fashion and film industry in attendance recent
07 Sep 2018, 12:22 AM IST

Story Time: The Tale Of Two Fishes And A Frog

In a lake, there lived many fishes and frogs Two fishes, Sahasrabuddhi and Satabuddhi, were friends with a frog called Ekabuddhi They spent a lot of time together One day, they ove
07 Sep 2018, 12:20 AM IST

New app may encourage kids to eat veggies

Researchers have a developed a novel app for kids aimed at getting them to eat more healthily and try more vegetables Eating more vegetables is associated with the prevention of ch
07 Sep 2018, 12:01 AM IST

Lupin to train over 1k graduates for pharma industry by 2020

Pharmaceutical giant, Lupin Limited expects to train more than 1,000 under graduates into pharma professionals by the year 2020 under its Learn and Earn Initiative, a senior compan
06 Sep 2018, 11:57 PM IST

Mekha Susatya Rekha: Best Teacher from AP innovates teaching techniques

Mekha Susatya Rekha has bagged the National Best Teacher Award and received it from vicepresident of India Muppavarapu Venkaiah Naidu in New Delhi on Wednesday, on Teachers Day She
06 Sep 2018, 11:25 PM IST

Microsoft recruits students from GITAM

IT Major Microsoft has chosen Five students from GITAM Institute of Technology for the roles of Associate Consultant, Premier Field Engineer and Project Manager with a package of 1
06 Sep 2018, 11:23 PM IST