IIT Kharagpur organises Young Innovators Programme

To make the younger generation more oriented towards scientific and technological innovations, the Indian Institute of Technology IIT Kharagpur organised a science and technology competition for students of class 8 to 10 The competition called the Yo

30 Oct 2018, 01:16 AM IST
Earth's dust cloud satellites confirmed
30 Oct 2018, 12:21 AM IST

Smartphones may help better predict flash floods

Data from smartphones could be harnessed to forecast weather patterns that lead to flash floods and other natural disasters, according to a study
29 Oct 2018, 06:16 AM IST

Space travel can alter the brain: Study

Spending long periods in space may not only lead to muscle atrophy and reductions in bone density but also have lasting effects on the brain, the first longterm study in Russian co
29 Oct 2018, 06:13 AM IST

Novel tool to monitor fake news on Facebook, Twitter

Scientists have developed a webbased tool to help monitor the prevalence of fake news on social media platforms like Facebook and Twitter Developed by researchers at the University
29 Oct 2018, 06:10 AM IST

New robotic bat uses sound to map unique environments

Scientists have developed Robat a fully autonomous terrestrial robot with batlike qualities that uses echolocation to move through novel environments while mapping them based only
29 Oct 2018, 06:07 AM IST

Life influenced by Algorithms

Algorithms are managing all of us in this 21stcentury We are leading our lives under the scanner of various algorithms in our daily lives, irrespective of our personal and professi
29 Oct 2018, 06:04 AM IST

ATMOS concludes on a grand note

ATMOS, BITS Pilani, Hyderabad Campus annual technomanagement fest was held from October 2628 The theme for this years edition was Into The Sixth Dimension and drew thousands of stu
29 Oct 2018, 06:01 AM IST

Education most potent tool to ensure peace in society

Education is the most potent tool to ensure peace in society and a country, junior HRD minister Satyapal Singh said Sunday
29 Oct 2018, 05:56 AM IST

VIT organises Conclave for Principals

VITAP University organised a oneday conclave for principals of Intermediate Schools and junior colleges in Hyderabad on Saturday
29 Oct 2018, 05:53 AM IST

St. Andrews School holds Inter-School Debates

The sixth edition of FaceOff, the InterSchool Debate Competition was hosted by the Literary Club of St Andrews School, Bowenpally on Friday Young speakers from nine schools took to
29 Oct 2018, 05:50 AM IST

GITAM signs MoU with Unique Biotech Limited

GITAM University signed a MoU with Hyderabad based health care company Unique Biotech Limited UBL here on Saturday to take up joint research projects in the areas of Probiotics, En
29 Oct 2018, 05:47 AM IST

JNU to launch community radio station

People residing close to the JNU campus here might soon get the opportunity to be on air with the university all set to launch a community radio station as part of its social respo
29 Oct 2018, 05:44 AM IST

Kapurthala gets India’s first robotic dinosaurs gallery

The countrys first gallery on robotic dinosaurs was on Saturday opened to the public at the Pushpa Gujral Science City here, officials said
29 Oct 2018, 05:41 AM IST

Hyderabad students bag awards in Cambridge exams

Cambridge International has conferred an impressive 210 Outstanding Cambridge Learner Awards on Indian students The awards recognize exceptional exam performance in 201718 under fo
27 Oct 2018, 01:52 AM IST

International award for UoH Chemistry faculty

The Asian and Oceanian Photochemistry Association APA has chosen Prof Anunay Samanta, a senior faculty member of University of Hyderabad for the prestigious APA Award this year in
27 Oct 2018, 01:48 AM IST

APREIS partners with SelfStudy

AP Residential Educational Institution Society APREIS, an autonomous body with the Secretary of AP Government has partnered with SelfStudy, an online learning platform for preparin
27 Oct 2018, 01:45 AM IST

State-run varsities face huge shortage of teaching staff: Bangalore University VC

Staff crunch and delay in the recruitment of faculty at the universities are the two main hurdles for the state universities failing to give their best in academics and research sa
27 Oct 2018, 01:32 AM IST

World’s smallest optical gyroscope developed

Scientists have developed the worlds smallest optical gyroscope device that helps vehicles, drones, and wearable and handheld electronic devices know their orientation in threedim
27 Oct 2018, 01:22 AM IST

Cottage cheese as late night snacker may boost health

Do you feel guilty about late night snacking that can lead to weight gain Switching to a proteinfilled snack like cottage cheese may help, a study has found Researchers at the Flor
27 Oct 2018, 01:18 AM IST

New book on manual scavenging enlightens young adults

In a slim picture book targeted at young adult readers, and dedicated to all the rationality left in the world, Scholastics Puu, tackles the issue of manual scavenging and the stig
27 Oct 2018, 01:14 AM IST

Signs of supermassive black hole mergers found

Scientists have found evidence for a large number of double supermassive black holes, likely precursors of gigantic black hole merging events The research, published in the journal
27 Oct 2018, 01:11 AM IST

Minister Bamang Felix tells children to watch good films

Arunachal Pradesh Information and Public Relations minister Bamang Felix on Thursday exhorted children to watch and follow only good, educative and morally enriching films
26 Oct 2018, 01:29 AM IST

GITAM students sensitised on maritime law

A comprehensive approach to Maritime Domain Security is indispensable to safeguard common prosperity and security interests of all nations, observed by Eastern Naval Command Mariti
26 Oct 2018, 01:27 AM IST

ACM student chapter inaugurated at VNRVJIET

A student Chapter of the international professional society Association for Computing Machinery ACM has been inaugurated at Vallurupalli Nageswara Rao Vignana Jyothi Institute of E
26 Oct 2018, 01:24 AM IST

UoH among top institutions

The University of Hyderabad UoH is now among the top Institutions ranked by QS in Asia Rankings 2019 Of the 500 higher education institutions ranked in Asia, UoH is ranked at 106 I
26 Oct 2018, 01:20 AM IST

Online casino games may up risk of gambling in youth

Free online casino games may be an alternative to paid gambling, but it is linked to a higher risk of monetary gambling as well as problems related to it including abuse issues, at
26 Oct 2018, 01:15 AM IST

Small flying robots can haul heavy loads

Scientists have developed small flying robots that can carry objects up to 40 times their weight, and even heave open closed doors, making them useful for search and rescue operati
26 Oct 2018, 01:06 AM IST

New AI app for deaf translates sign language into speech in real time

A Netherlandsbased startup has developed an artificial intelligence AI powered smartphone app for deaf and mute people, which it says offers a lowcost and superior approach to tran
26 Oct 2018, 01:02 AM IST

Superlungs gave dinosaurs energy to run and fight

Superefficient, birdlike lungs may have given dinosaurs the energy to run and fight by pumping in a constant supply of oxygen, according to a study
26 Oct 2018, 12:56 AM IST

Mind, Set, Go!

The life of a teenager is anything but easy awkward physical growth, emotions taking a rollercoaster ride, confused identities and expectations for the future topped with the pre
26 Oct 2018, 12:51 AM IST

4 Indian Institutes of Skills to be set up

The government on Wednesday decided to set up Indian Institutes of Skills IIS at different locations in the country to provide high quality skill training and applied research educ
25 Oct 2018, 05:21 AM IST

Innovator Sonam Wangchuk awarded honorary D.Litt degree

Sonam Wangchuk, the Ladakh based engineer whose life inspired a character in Bollywood blockbuster 3 Idiots, has been awarded an honorary DLitt degree by a university here in Mahar
25 Oct 2018, 05:15 AM IST

Footwear industry has huge job potential untapped

Footwear industry in the country has a huge job potential but it remains untapped as not many were willing to consider it as a career option in view of the false mindset that it wa
25 Oct 2018, 05:12 AM IST

First global thermal map of Europa created

Astronomers have created the first global thermal map of Jupiters icy moon Europa by using images taken with the ALMA observatory in Chile
25 Oct 2018, 05:09 AM IST

Mars contains more oxygenated water than previously thought

Water on Mars could hold more oxygen than previously believed, theoretically enough to support aerobic respiration, suggests a new research challenging traditional beliefs about th
25 Oct 2018, 05:06 AM IST

IIT-Madras disappointed over not granted IoE status

The Indian Institute of TechnologyMadras has written to Union HRD Minister Prakash Javadekar expressing disappointment over not figuring in the list of Institutes of Eminence IoE d
25 Oct 2018, 05:02 AM IST

European Union education fair in India to begin today

The European Union is organising an education fair beginning Thursday to connect European higher education institutes with Indian students
25 Oct 2018, 04:57 AM IST