HYDERABAD:  A proposed loan worth $300 million or about Rs. 2,000 crore for Andhra Pradesh’s new capital Amaravati has been dropped by the World Bank dropped after the central government reportedly withdrew the application. The World Bank had reportedly sought permission from the centre to conduct an independent investigation into complaints ofRead More →

Copperleaf one of Porvorim’s most busy and well-frequented eatery bagged the Restaurants award 2019, for serving the best coastal cuisine. The award recognizes the restaurant for its splendid work in Goan and coastal cuisine in west India. Located near the NH-66 highway, Copperleaf is in business for three years andRead More →

Goa Chief Minister said the government is committed to make the state drug free. (Representational) PANAJI:  Goa’s rolling hill slopes and restaurants are the new narcotics consumption hubs in Goa, Opposition and ruling party MLAs claimed on Tuesday during the ongoing monsoon session of the state Legislative Assembly. Speaking inRead More →

With an aim to seek recommendations on an e-commerce policy, the Competition Commission of India (CCI) has called for a meeting with the National Restaurant Association of India (NRAI) and consulting firm Ernst and Young on August 30th, reports the Economic Times. CCI’s objective is to seek recommendations from stakeholders onRead More →

 Children in the playground at Trinity St Mary’s Church of England primary school in Wandsworth, south London. Photograph: Richard Saker/The Observer Headteacher Paul Stubbings knows that the pupils at his west London comprehensive school have the right to a free, fully funded state education. Yet he spends a quarter ofRead More →

BENGALURU: Digital payments company Paytm today announced plans to expand its education services by “building and facilitating everything that is needed by students, parents and government job aspirants”. According to a press statement, Paytm is doing so by “partnering with private and government institutions to offer a full bouquet of services across payments,Read More →

As the internet evolves, what will be the impact of the convergence of the current IoT infrastructure with blockchain and artificial intelligence? Introduction The internet is evolving beyond its technical infrastructure. As we move towards creating an integrated cyberspace, aquaspace, geospace and space (CAGS) internet of everything (IoE) ecosystem thatRead More →

Hundreds of parents and children have travelled to London to protest against schools closing early on a Friday. A number schools in England, but mainly in Birmingham, have taken the decision to move to a shorter working week because of funding shortages. Campaign group Save Our Schools (SOS) said more thanRead More →