Lord Hanuman was born in Tirumala, claims TTD study
  • Lord Hanuman was born in Tirumala, claims TTD study(17:36)

    Tirumala, April 21 (IANS) The Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanam (TTD) has announced that Anjanadri, one of the seven Tirumala hills, was the birth place of Lord Hanuman. As announced earlier, the TTD's proclamation came on Wednesday, on the occasion of Ram Navami.

India reaches halfway mark of no new coal: Analysis
  • India reaches halfway mark of no new coal: Analysis(12:26)

    New Delhi, April 21 (IANS) States and companies that cumulatively operate 50 per cent of existing installed power generation capacity in India are committed to not building new coal power plants, a new analysis said Wednesday.

Netflix user growth stalls in Q1 2021 amid production delays
Punjab to bring law to give sanctity to teacher transfer policy
  • Punjab to bring law to give sanctity to teacher transfer policy(17:26)

    Chandigarh, April 20 (IANS) In a slew of decisions to further improve the functioning of schools in the state, Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Tuesday gave in-principle approval for a legislation of the teachers transfer Act in the Vidhan Sabha, while announcing Rs 500 per month increase in the salaries of mid-day meal workers.

Achieving net zero emissions is growth story: Climate economist
  • Achieving net zero emissions is growth story: Climate economist(17:18)

    Stockholm, April 20 (IANS) Global financial flows and investments are finally 'tipping' away from the old, polluting, and unsustainable economy of the 20th century towards the climate-friendly economy of the 21st century, one of the world's leading economists is expected to declare this week.

Real time satellite monitoring of Himalayas may help avoid disasters
  • Real time satellite monitoring of Himalayas may help avoid disasters(16:00)

    New Delhi, April 20 (IANS) To avoid the Chamoli mishap from recurring, the Ministry of Science and technology with IIT Kanpur has conducted a study on how the satellite-based real-time monitoring of the Himalayan glacial catchments would improve understanding of flood risk in the region and help inform an early flood warning system that could help curb disaster and save human lives.

Indian-American tech executive to make 2nd Congressional run
RSS 'shakhas' go online in pandemic
Global CO2 emissions set for 2nd-biggest spike in history: IEA
  • Global CO2 emissions set for 2nd-biggest spike in history: IEA(11:54)

    New Delhi, April 20 (IANS) Global energy-related carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions are on course to surge by 1.5 billion tonnes in 2021,the second-largest increase in history, reversing most of last year's decline caused by the Covid-19 pandemic, according to a new International Energy Agency (IEA) report released on Tuesday.

Monuments dwarfed by encroachments
  • Monuments dwarfed by encroachments(08:34)
    By Brij Khandelwal

    Agra, April 20 (IANS) Alhough Agra could not celebrate World Heritage Day on April 18 due to the Covid-19 pandemic restrictions, conservationists and green activists have once again highlighted the failure of the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) to free the string of monuments in the city of encroachments that were seen as a major threat to the health and safety of these precious properties.

Justice Srikrishna-led panel to manage Gokarna Mahabaleshwara temple: SC
DRDO develops SpO2 based oxygen delivery system
  • DRDO develops SpO2 based oxygen delivery system(17:34)

    Hyderabad, April 19 (IANS) The Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) has developed SpO2 (Blood Oxygen Saturation) supplemental Oxygen Delivery System for soldiers posted at extreme high altitudes.

Online grocery orders surge as Delhi announces lockdown
  • Online grocery orders surge as Delhi announces lockdown(17:00)

    New Delhi, April 19 (IANS) With Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal ordering a week-long lockdown on Monday, online delivery platforms saw a huge rush in orders, with order waiting time increasing by three-four days in the capital as well as in the NCR.

British PM Johnson cancels visit to India, will hold virtual meet (ld)
Supreme Court rejects stay of Telangana Judgment on Fraud Classification as per RBI Circular
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