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Nobel winning Economist Kenneth Arrow no more
Date: 22 Feb 2017
Stanford economist Kenneth Arrow died, at the age of 95, in his home on Tuesday (February 21) morning.
Voting highest in 25 years: BMC election
Date: 22 Feb 2017
55 percent voting was recorded at BMC election of 2017.
Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) goes to polls today
Date: 21 Feb 2017
Holding the status of the biggest municipal corporation in the country, BMC will witness competitive elections with 2,275 candidates in the fray for 227 seats.
Singapore Plans Southeast Asia's First Carbon Tax by 2019
Date: 21 Feb 2017
Singapore plans to implement Southeast Asia’s first carbon tax by 2019, a move that would raise energy costs in the island nation and require more than 30 big polluters such as power plants to pay the levy.
PSLV-C37 successfully launches 104 satellites in a single flight
Date: 16 Feb 2017
By successful placing a record 104 satellites using single rocket, India’s International Space Research Organisation (Isro) has again proved that it dominates the commercial market for international space. India is currently providing the cheapest services in the $5.4 billion satellite launching in...
IIT Madras paves way for humanities and social sciences studies
Date: 13 Feb 2017
IIT HSEE (Humanities and Social Sciences Entrance Examination) is a gateway to study humanities at IIT Madras either through an integrated M.A. in English Studies or Development Studies.
India may soon rename all its airports
Date: 10 Feb 2017
There are several airports in India that are named after historical figures or politicians. The airport in New Delhi is named after former Prime Minister Indira Gandhi, for instance, whereas the airport in Mumbai is called Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport, named after the 16th century ruler
Intellectual Property index: India remains near bottom
Date: 10 Feb 2017
India remains near the bottom in an international Intellectual Property (IP) index by being ranked 43rd out of 45 countries, according to a report by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s Global Intellectual Property Center (GIPC).
Demonetisation has reinforced investors’ faith in Indian economy: Rashesh Shah
Date: 08 Feb 2017
Hailing PM Narendra Modi’s demonetisation drive, Rashesh Shah, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of the Edelweiss Group on Wednesday said the demonetisation exercise has reinforced investors’ faith in the Indian economy.
FTII to take its courses to wider audience
Date: 07 Feb 2017
The Film and Television Institute of India (FTII) in Pune, which has limited seats for its sought-after courses, will be taking knowledge of filmmaking to a wider audience through short-term courses, the FTII director said at the Bengaluru International Film Festival (BIFFes) on Sunday.
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