UP CM orders audit of government departments

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav has ordered internal auditing of all the government departments, an official said on Tuesday.

Hackers expose Asia`s weak cyber defences

A rash of website hackings in the Asia-Pacific has exposed weak cyber defences which must be improved to help the region deal with more sophisticated and sinister threats, particularly from criminal organisations, analysts said.

UAE education foundation launches $ 1 mn best teacher award

A UAE-based Indian education foundation has announced a massive one million award for world`s greatest teacher and the hunt for the same will commence next year.

Europe`s electricity could be all renewables by 2050

Europe could meet all its electricity needs from renewable sources by mid-century, according to a report released by services giant PricewaterhouseCoopers.

Outsourcing cos face challenges from new entrants: PwC

After being market leaders for a long time, outsourcing firms in India and North America are now faced with increasing competition from new entrants amid rising demand for services globally, a survey says.