WhatsApp bug deletes old messages of some users, company promises fix

India, Jan. 16 -- WhatsApp has promised to roll out a fix for users who lost their old WhatsApp messages due to a bug. "We are aware of this bug and are working on a fix for the users who have encoun... Read More

10% quota in higher education from coming session: Javadekar

New Delhi, Jan. 16 -- The upper caste quota law will be applicable to all higher education institutions - private and government - from the upcoming academic session, Union Minister for Human Resource... Read More

Emraan spearheads a campaign to reform the Indian education system

NEW DELHI, Jan. 16 -- With Why Cheat India that is up for release this week, Emraan Hashmi has launched a bold new initiative. The year 2018 saw the emergence of the #MeToo movement for women in India... Read More

After SC stops coal transport, Meghalaya CM says government to appeal

India, Jan. 16 -- Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad Sangma said that various procedures have been implemented since the Supreme Court last extended the time period to transport coal up to January 31 and... Read More

GMAC acquires the MBA tour

NEW DELHI, Jan. 16 -- The Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC), a global association of leading graduate business schools, has acquired The MBA Tour. The MBA Tour supports business schools' gl... Read More

The Indian State must scrap the sedition law

NEW DELHI, Jan. 16 -- Nearly three years ago, a crowd in Jawaharlal Nehru University was heard protesting the "judicial killing of Afzal Guru and Maqbool Bhatt"- two terrorists executed upon being han... Read More

Rajpath to be turned into boulevard; to get fountains, parking space

New Delhi, Jan. 16 -- Rajpath will soon wear a new look. The New Delhi Municipal Council (NDMC) had two rounds of meeting with Union ministry of housing and urban affairs in past one-and-ahalf months ... Read More


NEW DELHI, Jan. 16 -- The Supreme Court on Tuesday asked Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) secretary, Rakesh Kumar Gupta, to appear before it on Wednesday to explain how a panel of Indian Police ... Read More

Iran satellite fails to reach orbit in US-criticized launch

Tehran, Jan. 16 -- An Iranian satellite-carrying rocket blasted off into space Tuesday, but scientists failed to put the device into orbit in a launch criticized by the United States as helping the Is... Read More

Crisis in rural education continues

NEW DELHI, Jan. 16 -- One out of every four Class 8 students in rural India is unable to read even a Class 2 text. And over one in two Class 8 students cannot solve a problem that involves basic divis... Read More