Unviable alternative fails to douse stubble fire

Karnal/Sonipat, Oct. 17 -- Thick blanket of smog that engulfs the national Capital year after year during winter is clearly visible on the GT Karnal Road connecting Delhi and Karnal in Haryana as it o... Read More

'Approach it with the right skills'

India, Oct. 17 -- Careers in the IT sector still entails the four building blocks of a digital organisation - applications, infrastructure, database and security. The IT continues to transform the way... Read More

Online hiring activity up 9% in September: Report

India, Oct. 16 -- Hiring activity witnessed a 9 per cent growth in September compared to the year-ago period led by auto, insurance sectors and going forward with the festive season around the corner,... Read More

Make in India giving way to assembled in India, govt study shows

India, Oct. 16 -- India imported $6.3 billion worth of mobile phones from China in 2014, the year Narendra Modi became the country's prime minister. This number has declined continuously and reached $... Read More

Pradhan calls for strong farm-entrepreneur bond

New Delhi, Oct. 16 -- Union Minister for Skill Development and Entrepreneurship Dharmendra Pradhan on Tuesday assured full support to ensure skilling in the agri-entrepreneurship area and expressed ho... Read More

A new sort of togetherness

Nepal, Oct. 16 -- For the last one and a half decades now, the annual Dashain festivities in Kathmandu have been enhanced by the Non-Resident Nepali Association (NRNA) fete. It is now a ritual of sort... Read More

Brahmins and Chhetris land most government jobs

Kathmandu, Oct. 16 -- Brahmins and Chhetris, two dominant classes in Nepali society, continue to lead in terms of landing civil service jobs despite an inclusive hiring policy reserving quotas for Jan... Read More

India needs an industrial policy

India, Oct. 16 -- For India to solve its employment challenge, it needs a big push in manufacturing. This is why the fate of the Make in India initiative is crucial. A study by the ministry of commerc... Read More

Does KL Rahul deserve the long rope he is being given as Test opener?

India, Oct. 16 -- Test cricket requires and recognises specialists like no other format of the game does. The two most significant, specialist, roles in Test cricket are that of the wicket-keeper and ... Read More

Shoaib Malik recalls when Virat Kohli, Yuvraj Singh and he laughed after the Champions Trophy final

Hyderabad, Oct. 16 -- Pakistan cricketers Shoaib Malik and Saeed Ajmal have both played a significant part for Pakistan cricket team over the years. But, one incident that stands out in their playing ... Read More