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Remain ever-vigilant of looming adversity: SOA VC Prof Amit Banerjee ahead of Convocation

For this year’s convocation, they have invited the Governor of Odisha, Prof Ganeshi Lal. They also wish to invite important leaders

Published on 7th November 2019
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Slow Clap: Why we love Abhijit Banerjee and his love for gareeb India

Kolkata-born American Abhijit Banerjee won the Nobel Price in Economics. And despite the fact that he left our shores ages back we still love him dearly. And post-Nobel fame, we always will

Published on 17th October 2019
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Why techie-author Tony Saldanha believes Modi's Digital India vision is what we need

Author Tony Saldanha has spent years in the field of digitalisation, and knows exactly what causes transformations of such nature to sometimes bite the dirt!  

Published on 16th October 2019
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New-generation entrepreneurs hit hard by internet blackout in Kashmir

Scores of young men and women across the Kashmir valley had given wings to their dreams and started doing business via social media platforms like Facebook and Instagram

Published on 4th October 2019
Ashutosh Sharma, Secretary to the Department of Science and Technology (DST)

We need to focus on accessibility of higher education with 'passion and vision', says DST Secretary

The future of a great nation like India hinges on its young citizens and the quality of education and values they imbibe, he said

Published on 1st October 2019
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West Bengal school students celebrate PM Modi's 69th birthday wearing his face masks, dressing up like him

Students of a private school, Siliguri Bright Academy, greeted Prime Minister Modi on his special day by putting up banners, wearing Modi's mask, holding placards and donning bespoke attire

Published on 17th September 2019
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Start-up India, can't stand up India: Crippled by economy slowdown, start-ups hope for revival

Industry experts say the government will have to ensure stepped up spending, particularly in sectors like infrastructure, education, healthcare and connectivity, to revive the growth Start-up India,

Published on 19th August 2019
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Instagram to work closely with meme-creators as strategic digital publishers

This role would be based in either New York City or Los Angeles. Earlier in July, Instagram suspended nearly 30 meme accounts that curate and re-shared memes from elsewhere across the web

Published on 7th August 2019
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Union Budget 2019: 2 crore rural Indians are digitally literate under the Gramin Digital Saksharta Abhiyan, says FM

The Pradhan Mantri Gramin Digital Saksharta Abhiyan aims at imparting digital literacy to citizens in rural areas free of cost  

Published on 5th July 2019
Osmania University

In its centenary year, Osmania University campus becomes Wi-Fi enabled

The OU is one of the five Universities in the country selected under Digital Indian Project by the Union Ministry of Electronics & Information Technology

Published on 2nd July 2019
Mysore University

Mysore University opens up 44 online courses under new platform 'SWAYAM', an MHRD initiative

Now the post-graduate students of the University have the option of choosing 44 subjects under UGC-MOOCs SWAYAM between July and November this year

Published on 23rd June 2019
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We're living in a police state: How the police ensured Thoothukudi won't rhyme with democracy  

From the police always knocking on their doors to having their mobiles checked randomly, the people saythey are constantly being hounded

Published on 22nd May 2019
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Odisha's Phoenix Robotix is on a mission to make sure you breathe clean air at home. Here's how

Phoenix Robotix aims to build sustainable cities. Their products help monitor air quality, weather and more and in the future, they aspire to be the Google of sustainability

Published on 4th April 2019
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Why St Peter's Group of Institutions does not want to ban mobile phone on campus and encourage digital education

Students want good jobs, not good education and this is what is most unfortunate, says TV Reddy, Secretary-cum-Correspondent of St Peter's Group of Institutions

Published on 9th March 2019
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Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham's learning app wins $125,000 prize in US-based XPRIZE Adult Literacy Competition

Amrita Learning App was awarded $125,000 after a 12-month study of low-literate adults in the US showed significant gains in reading skills for all learners through the app

Published on 22nd February 2019

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