Tag Archives: 2015

2015 Exited as Hottest Global Year, 3rd Hottest Year in India Since 1901

2015, the year gone by has set its own record as the third hottest year in India since 1901, especially the last quarter sweeping the country with warmest temperatures ever recorded, said Indian Meteorological department (IMO) and at global level the year 2015 remains the hottest year, according to the World Meteorological Organization (WMO). India’s annual mean temperature remained at 0.67 ...

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Independence Day 2015: Quotes, WhatsApp, Facebook Status and Messages

India is gearing up for 69th Independence Day, After two centuries of British Raj, India got Independence on the mid night of 14-15th of August. Here are a few collection of Quotes, WhatsApp Status and Messages to greet your loved ones. Happy Independence Day 2015 Thousands laid down there lives so that our country breathe this day.. Never forget there ...

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Karnataka PUC Results Today as ComedK, KCET Ranking Will Be Out Next Week

The PUC results of the Karnataka Board for Class 12 will be announced today, Monday, May 18, 2015 around between 11:00 and 12 noon and the students can check their results and score online at the Board website. karresults.nic.in and kseeb.kar.nic.in Students are advised to enter their registration number and get the results at these official websites of Karnataka Secondary ...

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WSJ Tech engineer Palani Kumanan shares Pulitzer Prize 2015

A Coimbatore native and software engineer at the Wall Street Journal shared this year’s Pulitzer Prize for investigative reporting in growing recognition of the importance of using information technology tools for reporting as well as for presentation. Palani Kumanan, who is a software architect with Dow Jones that publishes the WSJ, was a part of the winning project’s graphics team, ...

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IPL 2015 KKR vs Mumbai Indians Match Preview: Who’ll Win?

With the downpour affecting the opening ceremony of Anushka sharma and Hrithik Roshan on Tuesday night in Kolkata, it remains to be seen whether the rain gods will usher in this season of Indian Premier League to a good beginning on Wednesday. The evening today will see defending champions Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) clashing with the 2013 champions Mumbai Indians ...

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IIT-Kharagpur, IIM-Kolkata, ISI Together Offer PG in Business Analytics in 2015

For the first time, three top institutes with distinction in their own accord have come together to offer a business analytics course for the first time. The premier institutions of IIT Kharagpur, IIM Kolkata and Indian Statistical Institute (ISI) Kolkata, have announced the PG diploma course in business analytics starting this year. The Post Graduate Diploma in Business Analytics (PGDBA) ...

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EU Seeks India Contribution to Green Climate Fund Post-2020

Now that India is no more a poor nation but an emerging economy, it can surely reach wealthy nations club by 2020 and contribute to the Green climate Fund from that year, said the European Union on Sunday. India, however, refuted the contention that post-2020, all parties should be treated on par. As a part of Like Minded Group of ...

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Miss India Indonesia 2015 Grace Walia Crowned in Jakarta

Jakarta, Feb 3 (IANS) Grace Walia was crowned Miss India Indonesia 2015, a pageant that seeks to build a bridge between the Indian and Indonesian communities. Ambassador of India Gurjit Singh was the chief guest of the evening. As Miss India Indonesia, Grace will represent Indonesia in Miss India Worldwide 2015 to be held in India in summer. The first ...

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Top Six Games to be released in 2015

Mortal Kombat X Video game Mortal Kombat X is an upcoming fighting video game currently in development by NetherRealm Studios. It is the tenth main title in the Mortal Kombat series, with a release scheduled for April 14, 2015. Wikipedia Initial release date: April 14, 2015 Series: Mortal Kombat Developer: NetherRealm Studios Publisher: Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment Platforms: PlayStation 4, ...

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ISRO Mars Orbiter Mission Team Selected for 2015 Space Pioneer Award

After Times ranking of mars Mission among the top 10 scientific achievements of the year 2014, Indian government’s laurels and awars notwithstanding, now the team has been named winner of the 2015 Space Pioneer Award in the Science and Engineering category. The award will be presented at the National Space Society’s 2015 International Space Development Conference (ISDC) to be held ...

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Delhi Elections Announced on Feb 7 as BJP, AAP, Congress Gear Up

The Election Commission has announced Delhi assembly poll on February 7 and counting will be taken up on Feb.9, said a statement as all the three major players — BJP, AAP and Congress expressed confidence they would win. The polls were announced almost an year after Arvind Kejriwal, of the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP), resigned as chief minister leading to ...

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First Polio Campaign of 2015 Cancelled in Pakistan

Pakistan’s Prime Minister Focal Person on Polio and MNA Ayesha Raza Farooq has issued a notification to the provincial governments to cancel the first polio campaign of 2015, which was scheduled to be held from Monday, due to security reasons. The anti-polio drive was supposed to be held from January 5 to January 7. It was expected to conduct in ...

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Mangalyaan, GSLV Mark III Success Pushes ISRO to Ponder Sending Manned Mission Into Space Next

The itinerari of Indian space agency ISRO is clear now with the successful launch of the Mars Mission Mangalyaan in September 2013 and the experiment of its re-entry capable GSLC Mark III launch vehicle. Buoyed with the success, ISRO is pondering its next mission to send Indian astronauts into space, confirmed Dr K. Radhakrishnan, who served as the chairman of ...

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Welcoming New Year 2015 in Indian Style

India embraced the New Year with boisterous midnight revelry and religious devotion on Thursday. The celebrations however left two people dead in Hyderabad. In virtually every major city and town, people — mostly the young — welcomed 2015 with music and dancing. As the clock struck 12 midnight, firecrackers went off and motorists honked their horns. Indoor parties raged through the ...

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2015 Likely to Hold Great Future for Science

As per the reports from a journal Nature, when 2014 turns out to be a great year with discoveries of 3D-printed body parts and scientific breakthroughs like comet landing, 2015 too holds a great future for science. It is in 2015, the world’s most powerful atom smasher, the Large Hadron Collider (LHC), is expected to restart. The machine at CERN, ...

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BioAsia to Hold Healthcare Devthon in Hyderabad in January

BioAsia 2015 declared the Healthcare Devthon in Hyderabad with a focus on idea validation, design and rapid prototyping of technologies and solutions relevant to the life sciences and healthcare sector. It will be held as four phases in the months of January and February. BioAsia Healthcare Devthon is an initiative that will bring together healthcare experts, doctors, designers, engineers, technologists ...

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Former PM Vajpayee to be Honoured with Bharat Ratna Tomorrow

Former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee and freedom fighter Pandit Madan Mohan Malaviya will be awarded the Bharat Ratna, India’s highest civilian honour, a Rasthrapati Bhavan communique said on Wednesday. “The President has been pleased to award Bharat Ratna to Pandit Madan Mohan Malaviya (posthmously) and to Shri Atal Bihari Vajpayee,” the communique said. Vajpayee was prime minister from 1998 ...

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Google celebrates season of giving with $15 Million in grants

Google team said it is joining in to help spread the holiday cheer by giving more than $15 million in grants to organizations using technology to address some of the world’s biggest problems. From San Francisco to Western Africa, these organizations are making a direct impact on people around the world, every day. Posted by Jacquelline Fuller, Director, Google.org. Coinciding ...

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2015 will be year of change for me, says Priyanka Chopra

Actress Priyanka Chopra, who has turned producer this year, says in the New Year she will enter into more interesting ventures. “Next year I am entering into some new interesting ventures… when it comes to my music, when it comes to my company and a few things that I am doing. So, I think for me 2015 will be a ...

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