IIT Kharagpur enters into collaboration with Norwegian varsity

Kolkata: The IIT Kharagpur and Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) have signed an MoU to facilitate cooperation in research and education between the two institutes, an IIT KGP statement said on Friday. NTNU is an expert in Hydro Power, Ocean Modelling, Deep Sea Resources and Marine Technology which will be key areas of […]

Huawei plans to invest $140 million in AI talent education

NEW DELHI: Aiming to work with partners to build an affordable, effective, reliable and inclusive Artificial Intelligence (AI) ecosystem, Chinese tech giant Huawei on Friday released its “AI Developer Enablement Programme” under which it plans to invest $140 million in AI talent education. The programme will help Huawei collaborate with developers, partners, universities and research […]

NHRC important to achieve sustainable development goals: Modi

NHRC important to achieve sustainable development goals: Modi

NEW DELHI: The National Human Rights Commission has an important role to play in government’s efforts to achieve sustainable development goals, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said Friday. Addressing an event in New Delhi to mark the 25th anniversary of the founding of the NHRC, Modi said the government is committed to improve the lives of […]

Bombay HC judge supports #MeToo, says judiciary also plagued with ‘rampant sexism’

MUMBAI: Justice Gautam Patel of the Bombay High Court has come out in support of the ongoing #MeToo movement currently sweeping the country’s landscape, saying the patriarchal world does not allow women to speak freely. Justice Patel Thursday said he “fully supported” the women who had decided to share their experiences of sexual harassment and […]

Fourth Industrial Revolution to change nature of jobs in India: Modi

Fourth Industrial Revolution to change nature of jobs in India: Modi

NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi Thursday allayed fears of job loss due to technological development, saying the ‘4th Industrial Revolution’ will change the nature of jobs and provide more opportunities. Speaking at the launch of the Centre for the Fourth Industrial Revolution, he said his government is open to policy changes to help reap […]

BJP trying to convert India into RSS Raj: Owaisi

BJP trying to convert India into RSS Raj: Owaisi

HYDERABAD: The BJP is trying to convert India into “RSS Raj”, AIMIM chief Asaduddin Owaisi alleged Thursday and hit out at Amit Shah, the chief of the saffron party, saying he was “frustrated and lost”. The remark of the All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (AIMIM) chief came a day after Shah lashed out at Owaisi, a […]