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Mobiles, despite hype, failing world of education?


November 6th, 2011 - 4:15 pm ICT by IANS
Doha (Qatar), Nov 6 (IANS) Is mobile the god that failed educationists? Only years after seeing a lot of potential in using the tiny hand-held devices to promote learning, specialists ... Read more...

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India undertapped as US student destination: Study


November 4th, 2011 - 3:18 pm ICT by IANS
Doha (Qatar), Nov 4 (IANS) In the last two decades, an estimated one million Indian students have been educated in the United States. But only a miniscule number of ... Read more...

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Qatar offers a half-million dollar ‘education Nobel’ to Bangladesh


November 2nd, 2011 - 2:09 pm ICT by IANS
Doha (Qatar), Nov 2 (IANS) Bangladesh's BRAC, one of the world's largest NGOs, has been awarded a prestigious new award, the WISE Prize for Education.Awarded by the Qatar Foundation, in ... Read more...

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Indian innovation in education gets noticed in Qatar


November 2nd, 2011 - 1:22 pm ICT by IANS
Doha, Nov 2 (IANS) Two unusual and innovative educational projects from India are among a list of "16 pioneers around the world" selected by a new book on the subject ... Read more...

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Canada-India Innovation Summit at Ottawa


May 31st, 2011 - 1:04 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, May 31 (IANS) India and Canada will break yet another milestone in their burgeoning ties as they hold the first Canada-India Innovation Summit June 20-21.Kapil Sibal, minister of communications ... Read more...

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This supercomputer can process tsunami of data!


April 25th, 2011 - 1:25 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 25 (IANS) Gordon, a cutting edge supercomputer, can process a tsunami of digital information, besides tackling new challenges in data storage and massive datasets. "Gordon is a supercomputer ... Read more...

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Govt. seeks greater private role in defence sector: Pallam Raju


April 20th, 2011 - 7:01 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr 20 (ANI): Minister of State for Defence MM Pallam Raju on Wednesday said the government sought a greater role for the private sector in the defence manufacturing sector.Inaugurating the ... Read more...

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Infrastructure sector to fuel growth: Patil (With Image)


October 27th, 2010 - 7:47 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 27 (IANS) Infrastructure in India is increasingly being viewed as a potential sector for growth and investors are looking towards becoming a part of the country's growth story, President ... Read more...

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Azim Premji asks IT sector to not fall into ‘India Advantage’ trap


June 13th, 2009 - 7:53 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, June 13 (ANI): Wipro chief Azim Premji has asked the Indian IT industry to get ready to face the global competition, and not fall into a mind trap of 'India ... Read more...

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Premji foresees return of two-party system in India


June 12th, 2009 - 11:51 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, June 12 (IANS) India may get back to the two-party system after the next general elections if the new government deliveres on its commitments, Azim Premji, chairman of India's leading IT ... Read more...

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Don’t take ‘India advantage’ for granted: Azim Premji


June 12th, 2009 - 9:49 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, June 12 (IANS) Wipro chairman Azim Premji Friday cautioned the IT industry against taking the "India advantage" for granted as countries like the Philippines were fast catching up in the business ... Read more...

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For India Inc, worst is over but recovery yet to start


June 12th, 2009 - 8:17 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, June 12 (IANS) A resilient India Inc is waiting for global recovery to start as the worst impact of the global meltdown seems to be over, an industry luminary said Friday. "The ... Read more...

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Karnataka wants to retain old HAL airport


June 20th, 2008 - 8:24 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, June 20 (IANS) The HAL airport in Bangalore, closed down in May following the launch of a new international airport, should be retained for commercial use to avoid inconvenience to passengers ... Read more...

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Karnataka to boost IT growth in rural areas


June 20th, 2008 - 5:29 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, June 20 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) government in Karnataka will soon come out with a policy to take the benefits of information technology to people in the countryside. "We ... Read more...

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Aptech receives Indira India Innovation Award


February 18th, 2008 - 10:08 pm ICT by admin
Kolkata, Feb 18 (IANS) Global learning solutions major Aptech Ltd has won the prestigious Indira India Innovation Award for its new methods in IT training and m-learning solutions. Nilesh Vani, executive vice-president ... Read more...

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