Everything you need to know about Gannavaram Centre: news, reviews, in-depth analysis, opinion and more
Everything you need to know about Gannavaram Centre: news, reviews, in-depth analysis, opinion and more
Thiruvananthapuram, March 11 (IANS) The International Centre for Free and Open Source Software (ICFOSS) released its Indic language keyboards for Android at the inaugural session of a two-day workshop on Free Mobile Platforms held here Tuesday.
New Delhi, March 10 (IANS) Myriad complexities of a long distance relationship, personal struggles where one loses sense of self or stifled voices of the marginalised -- a three-day festival in the capital that began Monday will narrate various tales of displacement in a modern Indian society.
Manama, March 10 (IANS) Bahrain's top legal authority's suggestion that spousal rape should not be treated as crime has been opposed, local media reported.
Brisbane, March 10 (IANS) The Fed Cup semi-final between Australia and Germany will be held at the Pat Rafter Arena, Queensland Tennis Centre, here in April, Tennis Australia said Monday.
New York, March 10 (IANS) Seemingly healthy cells may, in fact, hide clues that lung cancer would later develop, an alarming study shows.
Islamabad, March 9 (ANI): Pakistan's Malala Yousafzai has reportedly asked teenagers to stop using social media to post pictures and get 'likes', instead the 16 year old has advised them to start using it to highlight women's issues.
Johannesburg, Mar. 09 (ANI): Pope Francis reportedly received more positive comments about himself on microblogging site Twitter than negative ones, a new study has revealed.
New Delhi, Mar. 8 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi on Saturday said that not a single penny had been spent for the welfare of women out of the thousand crore Nirbhaya fund set up by the centre.
Washington, Mar. 07 (ANI): A research has reportedly revealed that the 2014 World Cup ball will be less unpredictable than its predecessors.
Athens, March 6 (IANS) The outbreak of the flu in Greece has reached alarming levels with fatalities rising to 79 this winter, according to the latest data released Wednesday.
Bhopal, March 4 (ANI): Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan, on Tuesday threatened a state-wide strike if the Central Government failed to accede to his demand for a relief package for farmers, who suffered massive loss of rabi crop due to unseasonal rain and hailstorm.
New York, March 4 (IANS) For breast cancer patients undergoing radiation therapy, yoga exercises can help regulate stress hormones and improve the overall quality of life.
Washington, March 2 (IANS) After finding clinching evidence of the presence of water on Mars last month, NASA scientists have now unearthed a Martian meteorite in the Yamato glacier in Antarctica that features curved micro-tunnels consistent with moving water.
Thiruvananthapuram, March 1 (IANS) The hilly districts of Idukki and Wayanad in Kerala are observing a dawn-to-dusk shutdown Saturday called by the CPI-M led Left Democratic Front to press for the withdrawal of G. Kasturirangan committee's recommendations.
Mumbai, Feb 28 (IANS) Canada's Governor General David Johnston Friday urged the need for educational collaboration to build a fruitful relationship with India.
Washington, Feb 28 (ANI): Researchers at the University of Southampton and the National Oceanography Centre, Southampton have highlighted the importance of nutrients for coral reef survival.
Washington, Feb 28 (ANI): A team of astronomers from Australia and America have found a new superpowered small black hole, named MQ1, in nearby galaxy M83.
Kingston (Jamaica), Feb 28 (IANS/CMC) Jamaican sprinter Asafa Powell will know his fate in early April when the Jamaica Anti-Doping Disciplinary Panel announces its decision on his consuming banned substance.
Washington, Feb. 28 (ANI): Astronomers have found the reason behind some spiral galaxies being fat and bulging while others being just are flat discs, claiming that it's all about how fast they spin.
Washington, Feb. 28 (ANI): Researchers have found that although it's believed that healthcare workers' hands are the main source of bacterial transmission in hospitals it may be physicians' stethoscopes who are culprit.
Washington, Feb 26 (IANS) From workers who built some of America's first railways in the West to the creator of Hotmail, a new exhibition here showcases the contributions made by Indian Americans to the country's culture beyond Bollywood.
Washington, Feb 26 (IANS) Scientists are eagerly awaiting the launch of a joint US-Japan satellite mission that should provide the most detailed global measurements yet of rain and snow.
New Delhi, Feb. 26 (ANI): A list of the world's most spectacular university buildings have been compiled by Emporis.
New York, Feb 26 (IANS) Have you ever been a victim of an online money transfer fraud? Read this.
Washington, Feb 26 (IANS) Bollywood, curry and yoga may be the bywords for India in the West. But a new exhibition here showcases the contributions made by Indian Americans to the American culture beyond the glam and glitter of Bollywood.
Hyderabad, Feb 25 (IANS) L.V. Prasad Eye Institute, known for its expertise and experience in rehabilitation of the blind and visually impaired, is developing an exclusive website for the blind.
London, Feb 25 (IANS) While the cells in our body are constantly dividing to maintain our body functions, how do they keep their functional memory intact after division?
Sydney, Feb 25 (ANI): The Hennessey Performance Venom GT has set a new world record after reaching 435.5km/h during a test run at the Kennedy Space Centre in Florida, breaking the 431km/h record set by the Bugatti Veyron Super Sport.
New Delhi, Feb 25 (IANS) The government said Tuesday it has set up a dedicated "community affairs wing" in Indian missions in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) to deal with the redressal of grievances of Indian nationals.
Chennai, Feb.24 (ANI): Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa on Monday announced the list of candidates for all 40 Lok Sabha constituencies of Tamil Nadu, including Puducherry.
New Delhi, Feb. 24 (ANI): The Centre withdrew anti-piracy charges in the Supreme Court against the two Italian marines, charged with the killing of fishermen on Monday, an incident that soured diplomatic relations between both the countries.
New Delhi, Feb. 24 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Monday sought a response from the Centre on a petition filed by the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) challenging imposition of President's rule in Delhi.
Sochi, Feb 23 (IANS) Russia's Alexander Zubkov sped to a gold medal in four-man bobsleigh Sunday, to give the hosts their second gold medal in this discipline.
Washington, Feb. 23 (ANI): Researchers have showed that interval-based team sport can make up for this oestrogen loss as it improves their conditions, reduces BP and thereby protects the cardiovascular system.
Gurgaon, Feb 22 (IANS) Gurgaon will soon get a modern judicial complex, Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda said Saturday after laying its foundation stone.
Rome, Feb 22 (IANS) After three days of consultations, Italy's center-left leader Matteo Renzi has formally accepted the position of prime minister and presented his cabinet list to President Giorgio Napolitano.
Sydney, Feb 22 (ANI): A new study shows that most workers feel they should be boss, as 75 percent of employees believe their workplace suffers from poor leadership and needs better management.
Ludhiana, Feb 21 (IANS) A heart-shaped mosaic measuring nearly 5,166 square feet has entered the Guinness World Records as the world's largest vegetable heart mosaic, organisers of a health event said here Friday.
New Delhi, Feb.21 (ANI): Reacting to a recent statement made by Lt.Gen. (retired) A.K. Choudhary that the alleged movement of two army columns towards national capital New Delhi in January 2012 had promoted distrust in civil-military relations, Defence Minister A.K Antony on Friday said the movement was just a routine training exercise, and that there was nothing wrong in it taking place.
New York, Feb 21 (IANS) With changing diets, alcohol consumption, smoking and less physical activity, the developing countries are now facing the burden of chronic illnesses - already a major and expensive problem in developed countries.
Panaji, Feb 21 (IANS) After accusing the Goa government of virtually abdicating responsibility and the police of ignoring crimes against foreigners, Russians in Goa have now offered an olive branch of peace.
New York, Feb 21 (IANS) When you pray to God for giving us life, include the earth's magnetic field too!
Murshidabad (West Bengal), Feb.20 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee on Thursday attended the foundation stone laying ceremony of KKM Memorial Sports Academy and Wellness Centre at Sagardighi, Murshidabad in West Bengal.
United Nations, Feb 20 (IANS/WAM) The UN Security Council has condemned Wednesday's terrorist attacks in the Bir El Hassan neighbourhood in Lebanon's capital Beirut, which killed at least eight people and wounded more than 100.
London, Feb. 20 (ANI): Women over the age of 60 are likelier to be admitted to hospital for anxiety, health authority figures have shown.
New Delhi, Feb 19 (IANS) The nomination of Delhi's imperial capital cities has been submitted to the World Heritage Centre for inclusion in the world heritage list in January, parliament was told Wednesday.
New Delhi, Feb. 19 (ANI): Social activist Anna Hazare and West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee are expected to address a press conference in New Delhi today, during which they will provide details of the 17 points or issues that they have discussed and agreed upon during a meeting held here last evening.
Panaji, Feb 18 (IANS) A few weeks after a conflict between Russian and Goan officials over a music concert, organisers of a new India-Russia musical initiative say they could just help string together a few notes of peace.
Washington, Feb 18 (IANS) An earthquake measuring 6.7 on the Richter Scale struck off the Caribbean island nation of Barbados at 9.27 a.m. Tuesday, the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) said.
New Delhi, Feb 17 (IANS) With time, skin begins to lose its elasticity and moisture. Prepare packs made of grapes to combat skin problems, says an expert.
Sochi, Feb 17 (IANS/CMC) Jamaica's two-man bobsleigh team finished bottom of the standings after the first day of competitions at the Winter Olympics being held at the Sanki Sliding Centre here.
London, Feb. 17 (ANI): British scientists have developed genetically modified potatoes, which are resistant to "late blight."
Rome, Feb 14 (IANS) Italian Prime Minister Enrico Letta officially submitted his resignation to President Giorgio Napolitano Friday.
New Delhi, Feb.14 (ANI): The Governor of Rajasthan, Margaret Alva, has underscored the need for co-ordinated action by the Centre and the States on security threats, and sought the Centre's support to address some of the challenges before Rajasthan.
Beijing, Feb 14 (IANS) China's second lunar probe, Chang'e-2, has traveled more than 70 million km into deep space in good condition, so far the longest voyage of any Chinese spacecraft, a senior engineer said Friday.
New York, Feb 14 (IANS) The United States may be the birthplace of Facebook but Americans are far from the most social network obsessed people on the planet.
London, Feb 13 (IANS) In a ray of hope for cancer patients, harmless metal implants at the cancer site can reduce side effects from chemotherapy.
Islamabad, Feb 13 (IANS) The Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP), whose members are currently negotiating peace with the government, claimed responsibility for Thursday's Karachi attack in which 13 policemen were killed and many injured.
Yangon, Feb 13 (IANS) UN human rights envoy Tomas Ojea Quintana arrived in Yangon Thursday on an eight-day visit to Myanmar to assess the current situation in the country, official sources said.
Washington, Feb 13 (IANS) Plastic shopping bags - an abundant source of litter on land and at sea - can be converted into diesel, natural gas and other useful petroleum products, shows a promising research led by an Indian-origin researcher.
Laura Centre (Russia), Feb 11 (IANS) Norway's Ola Vigen Hattestad timed 3:38.39 to win the nordic skiing men's sprint final at the Sochi Winter Olympics here Tuesday.
Abu Dhabi, Feb 10 (IANS/WAM) The Al Ain Zoo in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) has successfully bred Speke's gazelle, following the introduction of two male gazelles from Wadi Al Safa Wildlife Centre in Dubai.
Sydney, Feb 10 (IANS) There may be an abrupt rise in global average temperatures in about a decade, scientists have warned.
New York, Feb 10 (IANS) Young women who smoke have a significantly higher risk of developing most common type of breast cancer, a study shows.
Sydney, Feb 10 (IANS) An Australian study says men aged 20 years or older with erectile dysfunction - compared to similarly aged men in the general population - have twice the risk of developing a cardiovascular event later such as heart attack or stroke.
Dubai, Feb 9 (IANS) The fourth and final stage of the inaugural Dubai Tour saw German cyclist Marcel Kittel on Giant-Shimano bringing home a hattrick while American Taylor Phinney for BMC Racing sealed his overall victory.
Sydney, Feb 8 (ANI): Former batsman Mike Hussey has said tall Proteas pacer Morne Morkel will pose the Australian captain Michael Clarke more of challenge during the Test series.
Astana, Feb 7 (IANS) Indian girls hopes of moving into Group I of the Fed Cup tennis came crashing with a 1-2 loss over Hong Kong in the Group II Asia/Oceania promotional play-off at the National Tennis Centre here Friday.
Sydney, Feb 7 (ANI): Australian Test legend Michael Hussey has reportedly signed on with Cricket Australia (CA) to help mentor the nest generation of batsmen in a consultant's role.
Bangkok, Feb 6 (IANS) Twelve task forces will be set up to arrest 19 leaders of anti-government protestors against whom arrest warrants have been issued by the Thailand Criminal Court, a minister said Thursday.
Bridgetown (Barbados), Feb 6 (IANS/CMC) Barbados' giant-killing tennis players have fixed an appointment with El Salvador in their next Americas Zone Group 2 Davis Cup fixture here in April.
Washington, Feb 4 (IANS) The head of US space agency NASA has said that its next-generation James Webb Space Telescope, the successor to the 24-year-old Hubble Space Telescope, is on track for a 2018 launch.
Washington, Feb 4 (IANS) In a latest bid to unravel the mysterious origin of life, a team of researchers has invented an advanced technology to inspect extremely small meteorite samples for the components of life.
New Delhi, Feb 3 (ANI): A delegation of 'All India Federation of the Deaf (AIFD)' called on Vice President M. Hamid Ansari here today.
Dubai, Feb 3 (IANS/WAM) Dubai Multi Commodities Centre (DMCC), the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) region's global gateway for commodity trade and enterprise, announced Monday that Gautam Sashittal, of Indian-origin, has been promoted and appointed as chief executive officer.
Washington, Feb 3 (ANI): A new study has found out how patients mysteriously recover from type 2 diabetes within days of the surgery, asserting that insulin secretion increases in number and performance after the surgery.
Shimla, Jan 31 (IANS) Over 8,000 projects, involving a diversion of 200,000 hectares of forest land, have been cleared by the central government in four years and this was double the clearances given in three decades, environmentalist Sunita Narain said here Friday.
London, Jan 31 (ANI): Formula One star Lewis Hamilton has said he is deeply saddened by the death of two McLaren workers in a sports car crash near the team's headquarters.
Moscow, Jan 31 (IANS) Russian adults who gulp down three bottles of vodka a week heighten their risk of death over the next 20 years, shows research.
Washington, Jan 29 (IANS) India is ranked lowest in the US Chamber of Commerce's 2014 International Intellectual Property (IP) Index, a survey of 25 countries with diverse economies reflected in varying market size, level of development and geography.
Woking (Surrey), Jan 29 (IANS) McLaren Racing announced Wednesday that Eric Boullier has been appointed as racing director, effective from Monday. Boullier was expected to be named the team principal after he left the same role at Lotus F1.
Washington, Jan 29 (IANS) A new laser-based technology from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) holds promise to tell how the melting of earth's frozen regions may affect our climate.
New Delhi, Jan 28 (IANS) There is a dire need to provide accessible technology to persons with disabilities (PwDs), especially in India where 70 million of them are constantly struggling for an equal share in life.
Washington, Jan. 28 (ANI): A team of researchers at the have discovered a method of assembling "building blocks" of gold nanoparticles as the vehicle to deliver cancer medications or cancer-identifying markers directly into cancerous tumors.
Bangkok, Jan 27 (IANS) A civil court in Thailand will give its final decision Thursday over the injunction request by the anti-government People's Democratic Reform Committee (PDRC) against the government's emergency decree.
London, Jan 25 (ANI): Jude Kelly, artistic director of UK's Southbank Centre, has admitted that there is still some hostility in orchestras towards female musicians.
Washington, Jan 24 (ANI): Justin Bieber has chartered a private plane to Los Angeles on leaving prison after his DUI arrest in Miami, it has been revealed.
New Delhi, Jan 24 (IANS) Students at the Jamia Millia Islamia's AJK Mass Communication Research Centre have curated a documentart film festival, called Ainaa, which opened Friday. Six works will be showcased.
New Delhi, Jan.23 (ANI): Sam Pitroda, Chairman, National Innovation Council, inaugurated an innovation hub at the National Science Centre here today.
New Delhi, Jan 23 (IANS) To make India an ideal nation in the field of science and technology, science centres in the country must engage with the local community and create local ecosystems to own, support and nurture these "innovation hubs", National Innovation Council chairman Sam Pitroda said Thursday.
Bangkok, Jan 23 (IANS) The Thailand government-run Centre for Maintaining Peace and Order (CMPO) Thursday released measures following the declaration of emergency to ensure order amid escalating protests.
Washington, Jan 23 (ANI): Researchers at Concordia's Centre for Research in Human Development have shown that too much oxytocin or "love hormone" in healthy young adults can actually result in oversensitivity to the emotions of others.
New York, Jan 23 (IANS) Believe it! Humans can smell whether the food on the dining table or in a restaurant is low or high on fat.
Scientists have discovered a new flu-fighting enzyme, dubbed cIAP2, which can protect the lungs from infection by giving them the ability to reduce flu-inflicted tissue injury.
Kolkata, Jan 20 (IANS) Asserting that democracy has returned to West Bengal during her regime, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee Monday assailed the central government for not aiding the state in its development initiatives.
Washington, Jan 20 (ANI): Scientists have discovered a new enzyme, dubbed cIAP2, that provides protection to the lungs from infection by giving them the ability to reduce flu-inflicted tissue injury.
Washington, Jan. 20 (ANI): Researchers have revealed that extreme weather events fuelled by unusually strong El Ninos are likely to double in number as Earth warms.
Washington, Jan 19 (IANS) The Portland Trail Blazers beat the Dallas Mavericks 127-111 for their fifth straight victory.
London, Jan. 18 (ANI): A drunkard called up emergency number 999 30 times in four hours to boast about his sex life.
Johannesburg, Jan. 18 (ANI): China has seen a surprise drop in the number of online micro-blog users with more than 27.8 million people abandoning Sina Weibo in 2013.