Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu has said Google can never replace 'guru' (teacher) while emphasising on the importance of teachers and education. He also asked students not to get influenced by the anti-social elements who try to create unrest in universities.
A Washington Post reporter on Sunday had to tender an apology after US President Donald Trump asked him to do so for posting an erroneous tweet about his rally in Florida. Dave Weigel, who covers politics for the newspaper,had posted a picture on his Twitter account which showed an empty arena when Trump was addressing a public meeting.
Availability of energy with efficiency is the backbone of India's economic growth and development,President Ram Nath Kovind said today. He said that while India has succeeded in becoming a power surplus nation in the past three years,it cannot rest. Our needs will certainly grow. After all, electricity is to the industrial age what water is to agriculture.
J Jayalalithaa's niece Deepa Jayakumar on Wednesday told a one man panel probing the death of the late Chief Minister her aunt "may have been attacked." She also wanted the panel to question the entire family of VK Sasikala. After her three hour deposition before the Justice A Arumughaswamy Commission of Inquiry here, Deepa said she submitted her apprehensions over the circumstances leading to the hospitalisation of Jayalalithaa.