Grammy organisers refute claims award nominations are rigged, call allegations 'false and misleading'
Deborah Dugan, in a complaint, said that there was a "boys' club mentality" at the Recording Academy.
Australia shares end little changed amid virus fears; NZ slips
The S&P/ASX 200 index closed up 0.04 per cent at 7,090.50.
China building 1,000-bed hospital over the weekend to treat coronavirus
The virus has killed 25 people in China and infected more than 800, t...
As part of Gaganyaan, first unmanned mission this December: ISRO
Addressing the inaugural session of a symposium on "Human Spaceflight and Exploration - Present Challenges and Future Trends," Sivan said the Gaganyaan mission not only aims at India's maiden human flight to the space but also setting up a new space station for 'continuous space human presence'.
EPFO notifies new rules for stenographer's recruitment
EPFO is seeking employment of 187 stenographers at Level 4 pay scale, to be revised for 30% of stenographers to Level 6 on completion of five years of regular service. As per the notification, the central board in consultation with the central government may relax any of the provisions of these rules with respect to any class or category of persons.
Isro to study tech needed to send Indians to moon
India’s plan to work on human moon mission comes at a time when there is revival of interest globally for a return landing of a human on earth’s satellite. US space agency National Aeronautics and Space Administration expects to return to the moon with a man-woman team in 2024.
Maintaining database: National Business Register on anvil
It will have a district-wise list of all enterprises and establishments dealing in goods or services.
Revamp of official statistics by govt is alarming: Abhishek Singhvi
Highlighting the slump in the economy, Congress leader Abhishek Manu Singhvi said here on Sunday that government's "proposal to revamp the o...
Don't do something to artificially boost growth: Congress on 'data revamp' reports
The govt has suddenly expressed alarm and a "revamp of official statistics" is being proposed because it believes unorganised sector has not been looked at, said Congress' Abhishek Singhvi. He also hit out at the govt over the National Crime Records Bureau data that an average 35 unemployed and 36 self-employed people ended their lives every day in 2018.
How to update job leaving date yourself in EPFO records online
EPFO has launched an online facility where EPF account holders can update the exit date in the records.
First glimpse of 'Vyommitra', the humanoid for Gaganyaan; it's a 'She'
Before Isro sends humans on the Gaganyaan, a female humanoid — a robot —named 'Vyommitra' will be sent as part of the first human spaceflight programme scheduled for later this year. The purpose of sending a humanoid before sending humans is not just to display Isro's capabilities but to also extensively utilise the first unmanned flight opportunities extensively.
Lower PF contribution may be allowed for select class of workers
A senior government official told ET that lower contribution rule under PF will not apply to all.
4G will continue to remain relevant for quite sometime: Qualcomm
"While we see a fast adoption of 5G across geographies globally, we do recognise the phenomenal boost that 4G has given towards enabling broadband connectivity for Indian consumers. 4G will stay relevant for quite sometime," Rajen Vagadia, vice-president and president, Qualcomm India, said.
Noida girl fights for Rs 1.5 lakh stolen sans OTP or PIN
The three fraudulent transactions -- two on her HDFC debit card worth Rs 52,499.99 and Rs 44,544.24 and one on HDFC credit card worth Rs 52,499.99 were done at the same merchant called ASHANTI, PARIS 10/FR, on New Year's Eve.
Indian Air Force’s LCA to get Astra missile firepower, not Rafale’s meteor
Sources said after the missile is inducted into the Su30MKI fighter jets from which it has been tested, the system would be integrated on other foreign-origin combat aircraft. The performance of the Astra, sources said, is regarded to be better than similar Russian systems currently in service.
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