SAI to handle para-athletics matters for now
SAI to handle para-athletics matters for now

The sports ministry on Tuesday announced that the Sports Authority of India (SAI) will take charge of "all the matters related to para-athletes, including selection of athletes for various sporting events".

India to have 70 supercomputers for high-level research by 2022
India to have 70 supercomputers for high-level research by 2022

The Indian government has begun the process of having 70 supercomputers in the country, which will enable research in different fields ranging from climate, defence and other areas, which a normal computer is ill-equipped for.

Govt can use auctions to get renewable energy projects: Study

With an aim to meet the target of increasing the power capacity from renewable resources in a cost-effective way, the government can consider auction method to procure such projects, a recent study said.

Gates Foundation not under scanner: Govt

Government on Wednesday dismissed reports suggesting that the Home Ministry was looking into the funding of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation.

PCB chief to visit India in another bid to restore ties
PCB chief to visit India in another bid to restore ties

Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chairman Shaharyar Khan has said that he will be going to India later this week to convince the Indian government to allow restoration of bilateral cricket between the two countries.

Government supports non-discriminatory access to Internet: Minister

Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said on Tuesday that the government stands for ensuring "non-discriminatory" access to Internet.

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Indian govt rejects US report on religious tolerance

In a sharp rejoinder to the US government panel report on religious freedom, the Ministry of External Affairs has brushed aside the concerns raised over the plight of the country's minority communities, saying the report was based on “limited understanding of India”.

DNA: Drone footage of Kathmandu devastation

Amateur drone footage has emerged showing the extent of the devastation caused by the earthquake in Nepal's capital, Kathmandu.

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Earthquake early warning systems in Japan

India's ultra-marathon runner Bhardwaj wants support
India's ultra-marathon runner Bhardwaj wants support

Preparing for his next challenge after completing a 270 km "non-stop" run from New Delhi to Chandigarh, India's ultra-marathon runner Arun Bhardwaj on Sunday said he needs government and corporate support to continue.

Farmer suicides in India being deliberately played down?

Notably, last year, 510 farmers ended their lives. As of 2015, families of 105 farmers who ended their lives, received government assistance, whereas 29 farmers were not eligible.

Farmer suicides in India being deliberately played down? Part-2

Notably, last year, 510 farmers ended their lives. As of 2015, families of 105 farmers who ended their lives, received government assistance, whereas 29 farmers were not eligible.

VK Singh heading to Djibouti to oversee evacuation of Indians from Yemen

Amid intense efforts to evacuate stranded Indians from strife-torn Yemen, the government is sending Minister of State for External Affairs VK Singh to Djibouti on Tuesday to supervise the operations.

Sonia Gandhi meets farmers in Kota, Rajasthan

Congress president Sonia Gandhi visited Kota area in Rajasthan to review the losses to farmers due to recent untimely rainfall and hailstorm on Friday.

Pakistani cybersecurity firm stealing Indian data: FireEye

 A Pakistani cyber security firm, which has worked with the authorities in that country, has been found stealing information from the Indian government and defence establishments, a report by a US-based security firm FireEye said today.

DNA: Is the new Land Acquisition Bill against farmers' rights?

DNA: Is the new Land Acquisition Bill against farmers' rights?

India to release Rs 40 crore for river embankment, inundation

The Indian government has decided to release an additional Nepali Rs.700 million (over INR 40 crore) for the remaining embankment extension along Lalbakaiya, Bagmati and Kamala rivers.

How relevant is PM Modi's hype theory for development?

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday at Vibrant Gujarat Summit took on his detractors and said hype is good as it helps to expedite the process of decision making. Today on Taal Thok Ke the discussion is about the relevance of PM Modi's hype theory for development in India.