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White House unveils new broadband initiative

White House unveils new broadband initiative

The efforts also included a digital literacy pilot project, which will teach the basic skills needed to get people online in libraries, museums and community centres across the country.

Mar 10, 2016, 12:06 PM IST

Slow-moving lava hits first house in Hawaii town

A stream of lava set a home on fire in a rural Hawaii town that has been watching the slow-moving flow for months.

Nov 11, 2014, 05:12 AM IST

Cellphones a lifeline, rings and watches help identification

The ubiquitous mobile phone was the
last lifeline for some after fire engulfed Stephen Court on
Tuesday afternoon, while rings and watches were the only means
of identification of victims who failed to exit the building.

Mar 25, 2010, 17:46 PM IST

Delta offers JAL $1 bln financial lifeline

Japan Airlines was offered a billion-dollar financial lifeline on Wednesday from Delta Air Lines and its SkyTeam alliance partners, as Tokyo refused to rule out allowing the carrier going bankrupt.

Nov 18, 2009, 16:58 PM IST