Innovation

  • Infosys Innovating for a Better Tomorrow: Stories that transformed India 13-04-2014 04:15 PM

    Infosys joins hands with Network18 in bringing forth fascinating stories behind innovations that have transformed India. In today's special show we bring three fascinating stories of innovation that had transformed India. ...
  • Infosys Innovating for a Better Tomorrow: Empowering India 06-04-2014 03:19 PM

    Infosys joins hands with Network 18 in bringing forth fascinating stories behind innovations that have transformed India. The Barefoot college under the leadership of Bunker Roy is training thousands of illiterate women across India to assemble solar panels to light up their village. ...
  • Infosys Innovating for a Better Tomorrow: India's economically viable solutions 16-03-2014 02:29 PM

    Infosys joins hands with Network 18 in bringing forth fascinating stories behind innovations that have transformed India. On the show this week, we talk about Akshaya Patra Foundation that provides mid day meal to a million children in schools. Also on the show, we talk about the Brahmos, the world's...
  • Infosys Innovating for a Better Tomorrow: In conversation with Dr Devi Shetty 22-02-2014 09:55 PM

    Infosys joins hands with Network 18 in bringing forth fascinating stories behind innovations that have transformed India. CNN-IBN Deputy Editor Sagarika Ghose in conversation with renowned cardiac surgeon, Dr Devi Shetty, who has shown how basic and simple innovations can make it possible for one of the most expensive surgeries...
  • Infosys Innovating for a Better Tomorrow 16-02-2014 03:53 PM

    Societies progress through innovation in science and technologies, business and social sector. Is there enough innovation happening in India? CNN-IBN Deputy Editor Sagarika Ghose in conversation with Infosys Executive Chairman Narayan Murthy and asks that what does innovation mean to him and what is the role of innovation in the...
  • US should not surrender its edge in innovation: Barack Obama 29-01-2014 12:36 PM

    President Barack Obama on Wednesday said the country that goes "all-in" on innovation will own the global economy tomorrow as he asserted that the US should not surrender its edge in this field. "We know that the nation that goes all-in on innovation today will own the global economy tomorrow....
  • Innovative changes needed in higher education system: Pranab Mukherjee 22-10-2013 03:28 PM

    Maintaining that delivery of higher education in India cannot be allowed to continue in a "routine fashion", President Pranab Mukherjee on Tuesday said there has to be an "elevated level of urgency" among administrators and academicians to introduce innovative changes. He also regretted that no Indian university has found place...
  • Need innovation in education system: Pranaj Mukherjee 07-09-2013 03:02 PM

    Bhubaneswar: President Pranab Mukherjee Saturday called for innovative changes in India's education system to reclaim its lost glory. "Improvement in our academic system calls for innovative changes. Our examination system must incorporate modern methods of evaluation. Top quality teachers must be recruited," the president said here while addressing the second...
  • When business bats against itself: Pratap Bhanu Mehta 26-08-2013 12:55 PM

    Profile: Pratap Bhanu Mehta is president of New Delhi-based think tank Centre for Policy Research, and is a member of the National Security Advisory Board and the World Economic Forum's Global Governance Council. His areas of research include political economy, constitutional law, governance and international affairs. There is widespread consensus...
  • My book is for anyone interested in innovation: Dr Rekha Shetty 13-08-2013 03:52 PM

    Indian CEOs have their own brand of innovation. A people oriented, low cost innovation on the run. This kind of innovation is born out of thrift and a desire to squeeze the last ounce of value from limited resources. It is jugaad in spirit and respectful of all forms of...
  • Scientists to cook world's first in-vitro beef burger 03-08-2013 10:23 PM

    London: A corner of west London will see culinary and scientific history made on Monday when scientists cook and serve up the world's first lab-grown beef burger. The in-vitro burger, cultured from cattle stem cells, the first example of what its creator says could provide an answer to global food...
  • Growth of social media helping education in Arab world 26-06-2013 05:14 AM

    Dubai: The continued growth of social media in the Arab region has facilitated innovations by people, created new horizons for government entities and new social trends by Arab societies, says a new report. Titled "Transforming Education in the Arab World: Breaking Barriers in the Age of Social Learning", the fifth...
  • India Positive: Stories of innovations by the youth 02-02-2013 03:50 PM

    This week on India Positive, watch how young students have created innovative devices to help the society in many ways. ...
  • Microsoft innovation centres to impact 500,000 Indian students 11-12-2012 04:41 AM

    New Delhi: Microsoft Corporation (India) Pvt Ltd has launched the first of a planned 100 Microsoft Innovation Centers (MICs) that will impact the technology expertise of some 500,000 students. The Indian centres, which will be at full strength in two years, "will impact over 500,000 students, certifying 100,000 students on...
  • Delhi: Innovators look to revamp education system 10-12-2012 10:46 AM

    New Delhi: Some teachers in Delhi are trying to create low cost and high impact classrooms to improve the level of education in primary schools. The NGO called STIR Education has gotten together a group of 25 innovators to revamp the system. Small changes can make a big difference and...
  • Apple again tops 10 most innovative companies list 14-11-2012 12:39 PM

    Washington: For the third year in a row, Apple was named number one in a new annual survey of the top 10 most innovative companies. Almost 80 per cent of the respondents in the 700-company survey by management consulting firm Booz & Company named Apple as one of the top...
  • India Positive: Infosys Prize 2011 08-01-2012 04:54 PM

    On this episode we focus on people and organisations which made India a better place for all of us. ...
  • Apple's late boss Steve Jobs to receive Grammy 23-12-2011 10:29 AM

    Los Angeles: Apple co-founder Steve Jobs is receiving a posthumous Grammy for his technological innovations in the arts. Jobs is among a dozen people, music groups or companies receiving honorary awards Feb. 11, the day before the Grammys. He died of cancer in October. The Grammys are honoring Jobs with...
  • Now, a camera that captures the speed of light! 19-12-2011 01:20 PM

    London: Believe it or not, scientists have developed a superfast camera, the size of a dustbin, which can capture the speed of light. At team at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) claims its superfast camera can show a bullet-shaped pulse of light travelling from one end of a laboratory...
  • Wikipedia focusing on India this year 07-11-2011 09:26 AM

    Doha: One of the world's most popular websites Wikipedia has turned its focus on India this year, and is working to reach out to people in the country as part of its expansion plans. Wikipedia founder Jimmy Wales said that the free Internet encyclopedia has a bunch of people on...
  • India Unlimited With Sam Pitroda: Part VI 11-08-2011 02:30 PM

    Improve our roads, improve our colleges, feed our masses, provide better health services. These are voices of the aam aadmi " the man on the street. Can innovation help to address their concerns? Can we actually find solutions to our own problems by using new ways and new methods? We...
  • Minds returning to India 06-08-2011 09:42 AM

    The United States has always been a featherbed for scientists and researchers, irrespective of their origins or nationality. That is because of its unique institutional ecosystem that keeps the ground fertile for creativity, as well as individual entrepreneurship and commercial success. The contribution of these scientists in helping the global...