Tag Archives: Outcome

From Tracking Turtle Migration to Toyota Big Data

The Centre of Excellence for Data Analytics and Business Insights (CEDABI) – a dedicated centre for research and learning at the MYRA School of Business, was launched in the presence of global experts from Boeing, Indian Institute of Science, Minacs, ReMSL, Toyota and others at Hotel Ritz Carlton, Bangalore on Friday, March 11, 2016. At the seminar, two secrets of ...

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Do You Know What’s Sedition? Delhi High Court Questions Police on JNU Row

The Delhi High Court today questioned the Delhi Police whether they know the meaning of sedition and its applicability in a case of suspected “anti-national” sloganeering in JNU campus. The Delhi Police has come under fire for slapping serious charges of sedition on JNUSU President Kanhaiya Kumar and putting him behind the bars along with couple of more JNU students ...

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Prime Minister Recalls his 2001 Visit to Russia Ahead of State Visit Tomorrow

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will commence his official state visit to Russia from Thursday, Dec. 24, 2015 and the welcome ceremony is slated to be a cultural extravganza with twin cultural programs, Abhinandan & Abhivyakti. Both events envisage performance of Indian art forms (classical and folk dances) by Russian artists reflecting the importance of Inter-cultural understanding. ‘Abhinandan’ seeks to portray ...

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E-Visa in Return for Stapled Visa? Modi Move Puzzles Nation

Not merely Congress leader P. Chidambaram but the entire nation was taken aback when Prime Minister Narendra Modi offered e-visas to Chinese visitors unsolicited. Congress leader P Chidambaram called it a puzzling decision made by the BJP government despite the fact China still gives “stapled visas” to people from Jammu and Kashmir and Arunachal Pradesh, caliming that these territories are ...

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World Cup: Cricket fans have shown maturity despite defeat

By Veturi Srivatsa  All the talk of heart and mind on the eve of the India-Australia semifinal was nothing but an expression of the lurking fear that Mahendra Singh Dhoni will, after all, not be returning with the cricket World Cup he had won four years ago. Dhoni thus lost the opportunity of defending the World Cup and joining Clive ...

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India vs Australia Semifinal Match: Who’s Predicting What?

With New Zealand winning the match against South Africa, there is an overwhleming choice among the prediction creators to vie for another host Australia in the semifinal match on Thursday. Here is what some top cricketers predicted in their interviews with the ICC-Cricket Council and how they went wrong about their wish. Michael Atherton, Former England player and 1996 World ...

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What a Delhi poll defeat means to BJP?

A defeat in the Delhi assembly elections, as predicted by exit polls, is bound to hit the BJP hard and shatter the aura of invincibility of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, analysts say. Although the Bharatiya Janata Party has declared that the Delhi outcome cannot be considered a referendum on Modi’s government, few think that it won’t dent his or the ...

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Putin Promises Moon to Woo India Back: 12 N-Plants, 20 Pacts in 1 Day

Nuclear energy cooperation between India and Russia got a major boost with both sides Thursday inking a vision document for the construction of 12 Russia-built nuclear units in India over the next two decades as Prime Minister Narendra Modi and visiting Russian President Vladimir Putin held summit talks here. The two sides inked 20 agreements, including in the sphere of ...

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Kashmir Poll: Modi shadow on second round to tweak outcome

By Sheikh Qayoom After over 70% polling in the first round, 18 constituencies in the Jammu region and the Kashmir Valley will vote on Tuesday in the second leg of the five-phase polls in Jammu and Kashmir with Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s shadow hanging heavily on voters in the BJP strong-hold of Jammu region. Nine of the constituencies are in ...

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Modi Visit: India, Australia agree on new security aura, sign 5 pacts (Photos)

India and Australia Tuesday marked a new synergy in bilateral relations as they agreed on a framework for security cooperation to boost defence, civil nuclear and economic ties even as Prime Minister Narendra Modi ended a hectic five-day, four-city visit. The two countries signed five agreements, including one on exchange of sentenced prisoners, while Modi also addressed the Australian parliament, ...

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Friends Find People with Social Anxiety Disorder Not That Bad

People with social anxiety disorder may find it difficult to make new friends, but the relationship that they have with their friends is not as terrible as they imagine, says a new study. People with social anxiety disorder often overestimate how bad their relationships are with friends, the findings showed. "People with social anxiety disorder report that their friendships are ...

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Ukraine rebel leader Zakharchenko sworn-in after controversial elections

Kiev, Nov 4: Alexander Zakharchenko, leader of independence-seeking insurgents in eastern Ukraine, was sworn in as the prime minister of Donetsk republic Tuesday after controversial elections that were rejected by Kiev. During the ceremony held in the city of Donetsk, the main rebel stronghold, Zakharchenko vowed to “satisfy people’s expectations” as the “president” of the self-proclaimed Donetsk People’s Republic, xinhua ...

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Exit Polls Project BJP Set to Form Govt in Both Maharashtra, Haryana

Exit polls on Wednesday soon after the completion of assembly elections in Haryana and Maharashtra predicted absolute majority for the BJP, which could pave the way for the formation of government in both rich states. The exit polls, released after the voting was held in the two states, shows that the Congress is still getting battered in elections, while Shiv ...

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PM’s US Visit: “Thank You America,” Says Modi Before Leaving US

After the five-day “successful and satisfactory trip” in the US, Modi thanked America before leaving the country. While concluding Modi’s last official engagement at an event was organised by the US Indian Business Council (USIBC) on Tuesday, he expressed his gratitude, saying, “Thank You America.” Modi declared, “My visit has been very successful. From here I am going to airport ...

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Exit Polls Round Up: BJP Clear Winner, say all

Whether India Today or CNN-IBN or NewsX channel, all predict BJP victory and a win of clear majority in their exit poll surveys. Here is a round up of all the available exit poll surveys: CNN-IBN Lokniti and ABP-Nielsen both project around 281 seats for the BJP led NDA. The CNN-IBN Lokniti combine gives NDA 270 – 282 seats, the BJP ...

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FaceBook Invite: What to expect on top of Android?

Facebook has invited select group of journalists to an event it calls “new home on Android”, creating enough space for rumour mill to trigger anticipation for an android-based mobile phone exclusively for facebook users. It is perhaps a culmination of rumours that Facebook is building its own version of mobile phone meant for easy access to Facebook all over the ...

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