Jamia Millia Islamia denies any financial crunch, says UGC released substantial grant recently

New Delhi: Jamia Millia Islamia (JMI) on Saturday rejected reports regarding the university facing a “financial crunch”, saying the University Grants Commission has recently released a substantial grant to it. The varsity issued a statement after Jamia Teachers Association President Majid Jamil told the media that the university is facing a financial crisis. In the […]


‘We dream of digitising our most remote villages and landing on moon’: Jaishankar | India News

NEW YORK: India today envisions itself as a developed country by 2047, the 100th year of its independence, and dreams of digitising its most remote villages and landing on the moon, perhaps even digitising it, External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar said on Saturday. Speaking at a special ‘India@75′ Showcasing India-UN Partnership in Action’ event here, […]

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Elon Musk deploys ‘Starlink’ in Iran after govt restricts internet amid widespread protests

WASHINGTON: Tesla CEO Elon Musk has deployed his satellite-based ‘Starlink’ service in Iran amid widespread protests in the country following which authorities had restricted internet access. Iranian authorities had cut off internet access for many of its citizens on Wednesday amid widespread protests over the death of a 22-year-old woman, Mahsa Amini, in police custody, […]