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  • 'On this auspicious day, register and block your examination date for CAT 2015': The funniest Engineer's Day jokes from Twitter 5 hours 37 minutes ago

    The jokes about engineers don't seem to reach an end. There have been countless memes on the life of an engineer. They usually have no money, always miss classes, usually fail a couple of papers every semester and the boys never get to meet anyone from the opposite sex. Needless...
  • Ever successfully tried turning a Samsung phone into an Apple device? 24 times engineers did things differently and left us speechless! Yesterday

    The life of an engineer is always a little different from the rest of us. Every other engineer you know has definitely flunked a paper every semester and has been disqualified to sit for an exam because of low attendance. However, none of these things have ever deterred them from...
  • An in-form Horschel two ahead at Tour Championship 3 days ago

    Atlanta: Billy Horschel, seeking a second consecutive PGA Tour victory, birdied three of the last eight holes to move two strokes clear of the chasing pack in the Tour Championship second round on Friday. The American, ranked second in the FedExCup standings coming into this week, fired a second successive four-under-par...
  • One-day cricket is struggling and irrelevant, says Dravid 3 days ago

    Mumbai: Former India captain Rahul Dravid on Friday said of the three formats of the game, ODI cricket at present was largely irrelevant and struggling to survive and consequently there should be more tournaments like Champions Trophy or World Cup to give it a proper context. "I think one-day cricket is...
  • Women Farmers' Day to attract 1,000 attendees from 10 states 4 days ago

    Hyderabad: About 1,000 women farmers from ten states, including Andhra Pradesh and Telangana, are expected to attend the Women Farmers Day to be hosted by the International Crops Research Institute for Semi-Arid Tropics (ICRISAT) on Friday. "About 30 women would be given golden awards and another 30 women silver awards as...
  • 100 days of Modi government: Growth and environmental protection can go hand in hand, says Javadekar 5 days ago

    Asserting the achievements of the Narendra Modi government in the last hundred days, Minister of Environment and Forests, Prakash Javadekar said that growth and environmental protection can go hand in hand. Javadekar enumerated the numerous projects that have been rapidly cleared by his office in the last hundred days, emphasizing...
  • Roald Dahl's 'Charlie and the Chocolate Factory' turns 50 5 days ago

    New Delhi: Children's classic Charlie and the Chocolate Factory by British storyteller Roald Dahl, which has sold over 13 million copies worldwide, marks 50 years of publication this month and has a number of celebratory events lined up. From sky-diving Oompa Loompas (characters from the book) to chocolate trails at the...
  • National Award-winning filmmaker Rajendra Talak wants people to discuss corruption openly, on public platforms 1 week ago

    Panaji: Rajendra Talak, whose Marathi film 'A Rainy Day' was screened at the ongoing 'Jagran Film Festival', says he wants people to talk about the issue of corruption. "The movie is about the universal topic of corruption. I am happy that the festival will help people discuss the issue (with the...
  • Year's last 'supermoon' tonight 1 week ago

    Boston: Sky watchers and others who spend time outdoors at night in the United States are in for a treat on Tuesday night in the form of an apparently larger-than-average, shinier full moon, the last of this summer's three "supermoons." A "supermoon" occurs when the moon is full and at the...
  • Delhi autos to display 'returning home' plate to avoid challan for refusal to ply September 7, 2014

    New Delhi: To avoid prosecution for refusing to ferry passengers, autorickshaw drivers in the national capital will display "returning home" plates on their vehicles after completing work hours from September 17. "Autorickshaw drivers will start displaying 'returning home' plates on their vehicles after completing working hours from September 17, the...
  • Watch: 'The Week That Wasn't' with Cyrus Broacha September 7, 2014

    In this episode of 'The Week That Wasn't', Cyrus Broacha takes on Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to Japan and his speech on Teachers' Day. ...
  • TWTW: Cyrus's spoof on Prime Minister Narendra Modi September 7, 2014

    In this episode of 'The Week That Wasn't', Cyrus Broacha comments on Prime Minister Narendra Modi's speech on Teachers' Day. ...
  • Serigo Garcia surges to BMW summit, Rory McIlroy lurks September 6, 2014

    Colorado: Spain's Sergio Garcia fired an impressive six-under-par 64 to take the halfway lead at the BMW Championship on Friday, with world number one Rory McIlroy only two off the pace after another 67. Garcia holed out for an eagle from 126 yards, hit five birdies and a lone bogey to...
  • Alwar: School principal caught-on-camera getting fanned by a 5-year-old September 6, 2014

    Alwar: On Teachers' day, a school principal was caught-on-camera getting fanned by a five-year-old student while listening to Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday. The incident took place in a government school in Alwar in Rajasthan. PM Modi addressed students across the country on Friday afternoon on the occasion of Teachers' Day. ...
  • Gwalior: Government school's roof crashes ahead of PM's Teachers' Day speech September 6, 2014

    Gwalior: The new roof of a government school building suddenly collapsed on Friday morning before children were supposed to watch Prime Minister Narendra Modi's address on the occasion of Teacher's Day. The incident took place around 10 am in the Janakganj area of the city when the roof of a hall...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories September 5, 2014

    Bullet News is CNN-IBN's non-stop prime time bulletin where we bring to you the day's top stories from around the world. Be it politics, sports, entertainment or business, catch it here, only in 30 minutes. ...
  • India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey September 5, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Bhupendra Chaubey on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: School children talk to Narendra Modi on Teacher's day September 5, 2014

    On Friday, September 5, the occasion of Teachers' Day, student's across the country listen to Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Teacher's Day speech, through live telecast and webcast. He kept his speech short but focused on the key aspects of education in the changing times. ...
  • What's wrong in PM speaking to students: Venkaiah Naidu September 5, 2014

    Chennai: Urban Development Minister M Venkaiah Naidu on Friday wondered why anyone should object when the prime minister of the nation talks to students. Speaking to reporters here, he queried what is wrong in Prime Minister interacting with the students but said there are "doubting Thomas" in every place. Referring to Prime...
  • Rate Prime Minister Modi's interaction with students September 5, 2014

    On Friday, September 5, the occasion of Teachers' Day, an auditorium in Delhi was packed full house with children from government schools across the city. The centre of attention was Prime Minister Narendra Modi who addressed the teachers and students across the nation through a live telecast and webcast. ...
  • New Delhi: Rain disrupts PM's class on Teachers' Day September 5, 2014

    New Delhi: Heavy rain in many parts of Delhi disrupted arrangements for listening to Prime Minister Narendra Modi's speech live in a number of government schools. The rain began soon after Modi started his speech at the Manekshaw Centre from where it was telecast on Doordarshan. The schools were asked to...
  • Most schools adhere to directive, show Narendra Modi's address live September 5, 2014

    New Delhi: Thirteen-year old Prerna was beaming with confidence as she walked out of the Manekshaw auditorium after listening to Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Teachers' Day address. Prerna Singh, a class Xth student of Kendriya Vidyalaya Pragati Vihar, was one of the many students who interacted with the PM. Prerna now knows...
  • Key highlights from PM Modi's classroom on Teachers' Day September 5, 2014

    New Delhi: The Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, on Friday called for education to be made a force for national character building. In a unique interaction with students from across the country on Teachers' Day, the Prime Minister said the relevance of Teachers' Day on the birthday of former President of...
  • Mamata Banerjee targets media again September 5, 2014

    Kolkata: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said that a section of the media was running a negative campaign about the education system and other areas in the state even though her government had ushered in a "lot of improvement" in the last three years. "A section of the media...
  • Modi stresses on skill development, education for girl child, cleanliness in his Teachers' Day address September 5, 2014

    New Delhi: On Friday, September 5, the occasion of Teachers' Day, an auditorium in Delhi was packed full house with children from government schools across the city. The centre of attention was Prime Minister Narendra Modi who addressed the teachers and students across the nation through a live telecast and...
  • Chandrababu Naidu wants to transform AP into a "digital state" September 5, 2014

    Guntur: Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu on Friday said he wants the state to be a "digital AP". "Our Prime Minister Modi has an ambition to make the country a 'Digital India'. Now I am thinking to transform Andhra Pradesh into 'Digital AP' prior to other states," he said. To...
  • As it happened: Modi's Teachers' Day address and interaction with students September 5, 2014

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be addressing lakhs of students across the country on the occasion of Teachers' Day. ...
  • PM pays tributes to Dr Radhakrishnan on Teachers' Day September 5, 2014

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday paid tributes to Dr Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan on the occasion of Teachers' Day, saying the late President still remains an inspiration for the entire country. "The Prime Minister paid tributes to Dr Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan on the occasion. Teacher, scholar and statesman, he remains an...
  • Watch: Students look forward to PM Modi's Teachers' Day address September 5, 2014

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address students throughout the country on the occasion of Teachers' Day at 3 pm on Friday. While some students are complaining about having to stay back in schools till 5 pm, many are also excited about the speech. ...
  • Watch: Preparations across the country for PM Modi's Teachers' Day address September 5, 2014

    Schools across the country have made elaborate arrangements for Prime Minister Narendra Modi's address on Teachers' Day. An HRD Ministry notice directing all schools to extend timings to accommodate the Prime Minister's speech sparked off a row. ...