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The day also helps people to feel the importance to produce works in the Braille language to allow blinds to read the works.
The consultation paper is a part of the measures undertaken by the Department of Telecom and the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) to find an acceptable solution to the issue of net neutrality.
New Research shows evidence of the existence of a new organ – Mesentery-within the human digestive system.
Born in 1929 in Jawra, Madhya Pradesh, Abdul Halim Jaffer Khan belonged to the Beenkar Gharana of Indore.
It is a comprehensive compendium of Dr Kalam’s experiences as the President of India between 2002 and 2007.
Veteran filmmaker Dasari Narayana Rao will be making a biopic titled ‘Amma’ on the former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa, covering her life story.
The early goal in the finals was scored by India’s Dangmei Grace in the 12th minute. In the second half of the game, goal from India’s Sasmita Malik and Indumathi helped the Indian women fetch the title.
Finland introduces basic monthly income to tackle the issue of unemployment and poverty. Under the scheme, a basic amount will be provided to 2000 randomly picked citizens on a trial basis for two years.
The ace Indian cricketer also informed BCCI that he will be available for selection for the upcoming series against England. However, he would not be continuing in the skipper's role.
Jovenel Moise, the candidate of former President Michel Martelly’s Haitian Tet Kale Party has been declared the new President-Elect of the Hurricane-hit Caribbean nation, Haiti.
The IPR Enforcement Toolkit is one of the measures undertaken by Cell for IPR Promotion and Management (CIPAM) to strengthen the IP ecosystem in the country.
The helpline is part of the Digital India initiative of the Government that seeks to use technology for mitigating problems of common man.
Marandi will look after Consumer Education and Protection Department, Financial Inclusion and Development Department and Secretary's Department.
He was there in Chikkamagaluru to attend the silver jubilee celebrations of the Transport Cooperative Society at Koppa.
Savitribai taught in the school which was started by her itself along with her husband Jyotirao Phule in 1848.
It is the second time that Tirupati is hosting the Indian Science Congress. It first hosted the Science Congress in 1983.
As per the estimates of ECI, over 16 crore people will vote in this year's assembly elections in Uttar Pradesh, Punjab, Uttrakhand, Manipur and Goa.
The International year aims to promote tourism’s role in sustainable economic growth, resource efficiency, employment and poverty reduction.
Berger constantly and provocatively challenged traditional interpretations of art and society and the connections between the two. His book, Ways of Seeing, had a considerable effect on how visual art was appreciated.
The survey aims to assess cities and rank them on the basis of sanitation standards, efforts made by urban bodies and Open Defecation Free status.
The Maternity Benefit Programme enables the government to achieve its commitments under the Sustainable Development Goals 2030.
The main features of this first-of-its-kind app include applying for Haj, enquiry and information, news and updates and e-payment.
Justice Khehar succeeds T S Thakur who retired on 3 January 2017 after tenure of a year.
Morris is regarded as one of Australia's greatest left-handed batsmen.
In her illustrious career she had won the gold medal in each of the Olympics, World Cup and World Champions.
A bench of justices led by Chief Justice TS Thakur ruled that ordinances being of the same force as a law have to be placed before the Parliament or state legislature.
At that time, NASA astronauts Shane Kimbrough and Peggy Whitson, Russian cosmonauts Andrey Borisenko, Sergey Ryzhikov, Oleg Novitskiy and European Space Agency astronaut Thomas Pesquet were onboard.
Researchers claim that Shakespeare’s longest and most influential tragedies, ‘Hamlet’, may have actually been dated wrongly.
He had served in various departments and ministeries during his tenure including his role as Minister for Veterinary and Animal Husbandry during 1998-1999.
Indian-origin Shankar Balasubramanian, has received the knighthood in the 2017 New Year Honours for his immense contribution in the field of biology and medicine.