UC Berkeley still No.1 public, fourth best globally in U.S. News rankings

India, Oct. 22 -- UC Berkeley remains the world's top public and fourth best university overall in the latest global rankings by U.S. News & World Report. As it did last year, Berkeley came in fourth... Read More

Parliament's unusual order to staff: Don't wash utensils, lunch boxes in the complex

India, Oct. 22 -- Hundreds of Parliament employees who bring lunch from home now face an unusual problem: they are not allowed to clean utensils and lunch boxes in the Parliament complex anymore. An ... Read More

COHSEM extends date of form submission for class XI, XII

Manipur, Oct. 22 -- The last date for online submission for class XI has been extended till November 11 and for class XII it has been extended till November 13. The Council of Higher Secondary Educat... Read More

January-March corporate earnings record worst slump in recent times

Sri Lanka, Oct. 22 -- The long overdue earnings report card of listed corporates for the January-March quarter is finally here, with only 266 companies filing interim results so far, reporting a 51.9 ... Read More

University of Toronto researchers are developing an accurate, five-minute COVID-19 test

India, Oct. 22 -- Amid a rise in positive COVID-19 cases - and a reported backlog to book tests and receive results in Ontario - Health Canada has approved four rapid-testing devices that could return... Read More

UPSESSB to speed up teachers' recruitment via pool of subject experts

India, Oct. 22 -- Akin to Uttar Pradesh Public Service Commission, now Prayagraj-headquartered Uttar Pradesh Secondary Education Service Selection Board (UPSESSB) has also decided to set up a pool of ... Read More

Robots and humans collaborate to revolutionize architecture

India, Oct. 22 -- Two Princeton researchers, architect Stefana Parascho and engineer Sigrid Adriaenssens, dreamed of using robots to simplify construction, even when building complex forms. "We want ... Read More

Covid-19: No adverse effect of Oxford University vaccine on 163 Mumbai volunteers during clinical trials, says BMC

India, Oct. 22 -- As many as 163 volunteers in Mumbai have participated in clinical trials of Covid-19 vaccine produced by the University of Oxford and Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) may enr... Read More

Stanford Graduate School of Education Professor Arnetha Ball awarded Roland Volunteer Service Prize

India, Oct. 22 -- Arnetha Ball, the Charles E. Ducommun Endowed Professor of Education, Emerita, has been awarded the 2020 Miriam Aaron Roland Volunteer Service Prize for making community engagement i... Read More

Uzbekistan to hasten transition to Latin alphabet

TASHKENT, Oct. 22 -- Uzbekistan's President Shavkat Mirziyoyev has issued a decree to hasten the full transition of the Uzbek language from the Cyrillic to Latin alphabet. The decree issued on October... Read More