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IIT Delhi announces JEE Advanced 2020 date: Check it here

17 Sep 2019

IIT Delhi announces JEE Advanced 2020 date: Check it here

The examination date for JEE Advanced 2020 is finally out and this time, IIT Delhi has been given the responsibility of the test.

San Francisco chosen as center for first JEE in US

16 Sep 2019

San Francisco chosen as center for first JEE in US

In an attempt to internationalize the prestigious Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs), the Joint Entrance Examination (Advanced) will be held in San Francisco, United States, next year.

IITs fail to attract foreign students: Here's why

22 Jun 2019

IITs fail to attract foreign students: Here's why

Every year, lakhs of students aspire to get admitted to the Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs), but only a few thousands achieve this dream.

JEE Advanced application process opens for foreign nationals: Details here

24 Apr 2019

JEE Advanced application process opens for foreign nationals: Details here

Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Roorkee, which is conducting the JEE Advanced 2019, has opened the registration process for the foreign candidates.

Boeing suspends 737 MAX deliveries as France probes black boxes

15 Mar 2019

Boeing suspends 737 MAX deliveries as France probes black boxes

US aerospace giant Boeing said it was suspending deliveries of its top-selling 737 MAX as French investigators took delivery of the black boxes from the Ethiopian Airlines crash that killed all 157 passengers and crew.

'No basis' to ground Boeing 737 MAX, says US regulator

13 Mar 2019

'No basis' to ground Boeing 737 MAX, says US regulator

The US aviation regulator said yesterday that there is "no basis" for grounding Boeing's 737 MAX aircraft, one of which was involved in a crash in Ethiopia that killed 157 people on Sunday.

US to take 'immediate' action on Boeing-jet if needed: Official

12 Mar 2019

US to take 'immediate' action on Boeing-jet if needed: Official

US federal aviation authorities yesterday said that they will order Boeing to modify its 737 MAX 8 aircraft, including anti-stalling software and maneuvering system updates, after two of the planes crashed in five months.

Citing Ethiopian airline-crash, China orders suspension of Boeing 737 operations

11 Mar 2019

Citing Ethiopian airline-crash, China orders suspension of Boeing 737 operations

China today ordered domestic airlines to suspend the commercial operation of the Boeing 737 MAX 8 aircraft, citing the Ethiopian Airlines crash and another deadly accident of that same model in Indonesia.

Ethiopian Airlines crash: Four Indians, including Environment Ministry's consultant, died

11 Mar 2019

Ethiopian Airlines crash: Four Indians, including Environment Ministry's consultant, died

Four Indians lost their lives in the Ethiopian Airlines' jet crash which happened on Sunday morning, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj has confirmed.

Ethiopian Airlines crash: All 157 on board killed, claims report

10 Mar 2019

Ethiopian Airlines crash: All 157 on board killed, claims report

On Sunday, an Ethiopian Airlines flight crashed with 149 passengers and eight crew members aboard. All 157 people on board lost their lives, reports NDTV.

#MeToo: MJ Akbar, accused of sexual-harassment, returns; promises statement later

14 Oct 2018

#MeToo: MJ Akbar, accused of sexual-harassment, returns; promises statement later

MoS External Affairs MJ Akbar returned to Delhi on Sunday and promised there will be a statement later, just as he faces an array of sexual harassment charges.

Delhi: Brazilian tries to smuggle Rs. 3.1cr-worth cocaine, arrested

02 Sep 2018

Delhi: Brazilian tries to smuggle Rs. 3.1cr-worth cocaine, arrested

A Brazilian man has been arrested from IGIAairport in Delhi for allegedly trying to smuggle into the country Rs. 3.1cr worth cocaine, which he had swallowed in form of 64 capsules, a statement issued by the Customs Department on Sunday said.

South Sudan's warring leaders meet for first time since 2016

21 Jun 2018

South Sudan's warring leaders meet for first time since 2016

South Sudan President Salva Kirr met opposition leader Riek Machar on Thursday in Addis Ababa for the first time in almost two years amid efforts to end a five-year civil war.

Delhi: Police bust human-trafficking racket operating across various Indian airports

06 Sep 2017

Delhi: Police bust human-trafficking racket operating across various Indian airports

Delhi Police busted a major international human trafficking racket following the deportation of a married couple attempting to enter Canada with forged passports.

Ghaziabad: Authorities looking for pregnant women to bust sex-determination centres

30 Jul 2017

Ghaziabad: Authorities looking for pregnant women to bust sex-determination centres

In light of plummeting sex ratio, Ghaziabad district health department is looking for pregnant women who can work as informers and blow the lid off illegal sex determination centres across Uttar Pradesh.

Dozens killed in religious festival in Ethiopia

03 Oct 2016

Dozens killed in religious festival in Ethiopia

Dozens of people were reported dead in a religious festival in Oromia, Ethiopia on Sunday.