• Vasavi Hospital emerges leader in using 3D printing technology

    Bengaluru: Vasavi Hospital is emerging as a leader in using the 3D printing technology for the benefit of patients. Kishore,26, a civil engineer, was on his way to work on Sept 18 on Kolar highway. Around 1.30 pm, he remembers that a dog came in front of his way and he crashed his two-wheeler t...

  • Sports Science Centre inaugurated at Manipal University

    Manipal: The Centre for Sports Science, Medicine and Research under School of Allied Health Sciences Manipal University was formally inaugurated by Dr Ranjan R Pai, Chairman and MD, MEMG Bengaluru here at the indoor sports complex, Marena on Friday. The Centre, in due course of time, is expected to ...

  • Workshop on Influenza Surveillance Data begins

    Manipal: A three-day workshop on Influenza Surveillance Data Management, a World Health Organisation sponsored programme, hosted by Manipal Centre for Virus research (MCVR), Manipal University was inaugurated by Dr Kayla Laserson, Country director, Centres for disease control and Prevention (CDC), I...

  • No more dull: Govt school has a brush with colour

    Bengaluru: The thought of government schools conjures up images of decrepit buildings, peeling paint, indifferent teachers and so on. Such an atmosphere can hardly be conducive to learning. But a private organization is now trying to change that, and that too without the help of the government. ...

  • Bengaluru candidates to represent India at WorldSkills competition

    Bengaluru: Team India is all set to participate at the biggest exhibition for skills, WorldSkills Competition popularly known as "Skill Olympics" in the world. To be organized in Abu Dhabi from October 14-19, the event will be attended by more than 1200 competitors from 70+ countries will compe...

  • Akshaya Patra launches cleanliness initiative

    Bengaluru: The Akshaya Patra Foundation initiated the 'Swacch Vidyarthi, Swacch Vidyalaya, Swacch Gruha' to achieve Swacch Bharat on Monday at the HK Hill campus of ISKCON Bangalore. R Ashok, Former Deputy Chief Minister of Karnataka, actress Sanjjanaa Galrani, and Sushruthi Krishna, Femina Mis...

  • Reading people's minds through their writing

    Bengaluru: From a young age, Aditi Surana could identify people's behavioural traits from their writing strokes. Honing this special ability, she has emerged as a "graphologist" -- with testimonials from the likes of Sachin Tendulkar, Naseeruddin Shah and former President Pratibha Patil. And she has...

  • AIET holds workshop on nano fluids

    Mangaluru: A one-day national workshop on "Nano Fluids: Applications for Heat Transfer and Energy Systems" was organized by the Mechanical Department of Alva's Institute of Engineering and Technology, Mijar, on September 28. Dr Shuichi Torii, Assistant Director and Professor, Graduate School o...

  • Promote culture of excellence, innovation, urges Venkaiah Naidu

    Bengaluru: Vice President M. Venkaiah Naidu on Wednesday stressed on promoting the culture of excellence and innovation among young scientists in the country, stating that "innovation plays a key role in driving knowledge-based economy". In his address at the Indian Institute of Science (IISc) ...

  • Infosys, IISc ink Rs 5cr MoU for research

    Bengaluru: Infosys Foundation, IT major Infosys' philanthropic arm, has signed a Rs 5 crore MoU with the Indian Institute of Science (IISc), Bengaluru to enhance research related to infectious diseases, the company said on Monday. The Memorandum of Understanding would help improve the infrastru...

  • Youth should stay back in India, wait for opportunities: Prof CNR Rao

    Belthangady: Prof. CNR Rao said that India can become world's No. 1 country only if the science sector was developed. Speaking after handing over 'Sujnana Nidhi' scholarship for 10,000 students at Dharmasthala, Prof Rao, winner of the country's highest honour, Bharat Ratna, and currently presi...

  • 1132 PESIT students receive certificates at graduation ceremony

    Bengaluru: The seventh graduation ceremony of PESIT was organized on Saturday. Chief guest on the occasion Dr. Sandhya Chintala, Executive Director, IT-ITes Sector Skills Council and Vice President, NASSCOM, New Delhi, delivered the graduation ceremony address and gave away the medals to the r...