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Technology, Mobiles tabs, 05 Jan 2018

HRD ministry unearths 80,000 'ghost' teachers post-Aadhaar introduction

HRD Minister Prakash Javadekar, however, clarified that none of these teachers are from any central universities.

05 Jan 2018 9:24 PM

Govt trashes WHO report that 57 per cent Indian doctors not qualified

Centre has requested CMs to take appropriate action against quacks and evolve policies to ensure availability of quality health workforce.

05 Jan 2018 9:12 PM

17-yr-old girl's US dream comes true after Sushma Swaraj intervenes

The visa was confirmed on Thursday after the intervention of the Union minister, a Rajasthan government release said on Friday.

05 Jan 2018 9:11 PM

Lokpal has not come even in 4-yrs, Modi govt blowing tune of falsehood: Rahul

Gandhi also highlighted PM Modi's tweet of December 2013 on the passage of the Lokpal Bill when the Congress-led UPA was in power.

05 Jan 2018 8:57 PM

Citing illness, old age, Lalu seeks leniency in fodder-case sentencing

Lalu Prasad appeared before the court for the sentencing through video-conferencing and sought leniency through a written plea.

05 Jan 2018 8:39 PM


Endangered species dubbed 'world's ugliest pig' spotted in Indonesia

Researchers laid camera traps in the forests of Java island in the hopes of capturing images of the elusive creature.

05 Jan 2018 8:14 PM

J&K: 6 passengers, driver, swept away by avalanche in Kupwara district

The officials said rescue operation was quickly launched jointly by the Army and the J&K police with the help of the locals.

05 Jan 2018 8:10 PM

Apple, researchers eye patches to solve Intel chip flaws

Google this week disclosed two major chip flaws - one called Meltdown affecting only Intel Corp chips and one called Spectre.

05 Jan 2018 7:43 PM

Modi engages with oppn post-RS adjournment, including Manmohan

The cordial 'handshake' came barely weeks after the duo had been locked in a bitter war of words over Gujarat elections.

05 Jan 2018 7:34 PM

Samsung Galaxy A8 and A8+ set to launch as an Amazon Exclusive

Both the phones to feature Samsung’s first dual-front cameras for the selfie enthusiasts.

05 Jan 2018 7:33 PM


Meet debutant Paresh Pahuja, the man who roars in Salman Khan's Tiger Zinda Hai

A Sindhi boy, Paresh Pahuja moved to Mumbai with a dream to dazzle on silver screen one day.

05 Jan 2018 7:32 PM

After 24-yr chase, CBI arrests RSS' Chennai HQ blast accused

Mushtaq Ahmed, who had eluded the CBI for 24 years, was arrested on from the outskirts of Chennai, a CBI spokesperson said in Delhi.

05 Jan 2018 7:07 PM

Mum accidentally runs over and kills one-year-old son

Louisiana mother caused the tragic accident while reversing out of their driveway.

05 Jan 2018 6:55 PM

Trans model features in Vogue photoshoot on Britain's most influential women

She was part of a shoot celebrating the ‘new Suffragettes’ along with prominent women.

05 Jan 2018 6:47 PM

After Kylie Jenner, Diljit Dosanjh loses his heart over Gal Gadot

Punjabi actor Diljit Dosanjh has made his mark in Bollywood with ‘Udta Punjab’ and ‘Phillauri’.

05 Jan 2018 6:39 PM


Jeff Sessions wants tougher marijuana laws, all Republicans don’t

The move illustrates the growing presence of the industry both politically and economically.

05 Jan 2018 6:39 PM

GDP slug: 6.5 per cent in 2017-18, lowest under Modi govt

The reason for the slug in economic growth is mainly due to poor performance of agriculture and manufacturing sectors.

05 Jan 2018 6:29 PM

Govt collects Rs 38,000 crore as compensation cess between July-Nov

Centre has released Rs 24,500 crore to the states to compensate for losses suffered between July-October.

05 Jan 2018 6:26 PM

GDP growth seen at four-year low of 6.5 per cent in 2017-18: CSO

Gross Domestic Product was 7.1 per cent in 2016-17 and 8 per cent in the preceding year.

05 Jan 2018 6:25 PM

Batti Gul Meter Chalu: Shahid to romance with Shraddha and one more leading lady?

The upcoming film is all set to go on floors on January 19 and it will release on August 31, 2018.

05 Jan 2018 6:18 PM