Bhartiya Skill Development University appoints Achintya Choudhury as Vice Chancellor

Jaipur, Oct. 23 -- Bhartiya Skill Development University (BSDU), Jaipur, has appointed Dr. Achintya Choudhury as its Vice Chancellor. Dr. (Brig.) Surjit Singh Pabla, Vice Chancellor before Dr. Choudhu... Read More

IIT Gandhinagar PhD Scholar wins 1st prize from DRDO for developing high-sensitivity optical contact microphone for all defence forces

Gandhinagar, Oct. 23 -- Chandan Kumar Jha, a PhD scholar in Electrical Engineering at the Indian Institute of Technology Gandhinagar (IITGN), recently won the first prize in the "Dare to Dream DRDO In... Read More

Aggressive sale of low-end products adds colour to Asian Paints volume growth

Mumbai, Oct. 23 -- Market leader Asian Paints Ltd's decorative segment registered a double-digit volume growth in the September quarter. But, the growth in the reporting quarter was lower than 16-17% ... Read More

Asian Paints investors need to contend with product mix dilution and pricey valuations

Mumbai, Oct. 23 -- Market leader Asian Paints Ltd's volume growth would have been extremely dull, had it not been for low-end products. The company's key decorative paints segment continued to registe... Read More

Moodcafe Hosts Second Edition of 'Time Donation Camp' in Aamchi Mumbai

Maharashtra, Oct. 23 -- Moodcafe, a digital mental health and wellness platform, launched by alumni of IIM Ahmedabad and IIT Roorkee, today organized its second edition of TIME DONATION CAMP; in Mumba... Read More

Indonesia president names election rival as defense minister

Jakarta, Oct. 23 -- Indonesian President Joko Widodo has named his election rival as his defense minister and added technocrats and entrepreneurs to his Cabinet. Widodo was sworn in Sunday for his se... Read More

Queen Latifah receives Harvard black culture award

Cambridge, Oct. 23 -- Music artist and actress Queen Latifah was among the honorees recognized by Harvard University for their contributions to black history and culture. Harvard awarded the W.E.B. D... Read More

Indonesian students emerge as overall champions of ITMO 2019

Jakarta, Oct. 23 -- The Indonesian junior high school students emerged as the overall champions of the International Teenagers Mathematics Olympiad (ITMO) 2019 held in Lucknow, India, from October 13 ... Read More

Actor Alec Baldwin campaigns for Virginia Democrats

Midlothian, Oct. 23 -- The actor known for his mocking impersonations of Republican President Donald Trump on "Saturday Night Live" campaigned Tuesday for Democratic legislative candidates in a Virgin... Read More

DU suspends 4 students over 'drugs and arms'

Dhaka, Oct. 23 -- The authorities of Dhaka University (DU) on Wednesday suspended 4 students for their alleged involvement in drugs and arms , while issuing them with show cause notices as to why they... Read More