Reflections, from foreign land

Nepal, Dec. 8 -- When the West faces a dead end, they innovate. When we face a dead end, we emigrate. Tragedy is that it turns out to be the smarter choice There has been a long-standing tradition of... Read More

Free electrician training programme

GUWAHATI, Dec. 8 -- A free electrician training programme designed for placement of unemployed youths of Assam in the construction sector will be conducted at Sixth Mile here by Radiance Foundation, a... Read More

Why Data Scientists Should Make a Commitment to Diversity

India, Dec. 8 -- Scandals at Facebook, Google, and other multinationals have prompted a lot of hard questions about the ethics around the use of data. It's easy to understand the concern. A staggering... Read More

Platform school at Mumbra opens doors to students

Thane, Dec. 8 -- When teachers urged eight-year-old Sakshi to come to class at the platform school in Mumbra, she wanted to wear her best dress on the first day. "I am happy that I got crayons," all ... Read More

Uber to double down on hiring techies in India, files for an IPO

New Delhi, Dec. 8 -- Online ride-hailing platform Uber has announced to double its workforce in the product and engineering departments -- from over 500 to more than 1,000 'technologists' -- at its Be... Read More

Ban animals in circuses

India, Dec. 8 -- The Union Ministry of Environment, Forests and Climate Change (MOEF&CC) has done well to issue a draft notification on November 28, 2018, banning the use of all animals in circuses ac... Read More

Policing the high seas

India, Dec. 8 -- While a recent incident has once again brought the porosity of coastal patrolling in Andaman & Nicobar Islands into focus, it will be worth recalling an incident that took place more ... Read More

Govt proposes 100-day work scheme to fight climate change

India, Dec. 7 -- The ministry of rural development has put forward a proposal to use the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (MGNREGA) - the world's largest wage-based social protec... Read More

Rajendra Geda Technical Writers and cloud Architect

India, Dec. 7 -- Rajendra Geda is a first-rate software developer who has built a reputation for building high-quality software applications for businesses and organizations in countless different ind... Read More

Kurigram boy invents device to curb dangerous driving

Kurigram, Dec. 7 -- A talented young student of Kurigram Polytechnic Institute has come up with a novel invention that can put a check on reckless driving on the country's roads induced by drug or alc... Read More