Bangalore railway station 1st to have WiFi

bangalorerailNEW DELHI: Bangalore City railway station has become the first station in the country to have WiFi facility for providing high speed internet to passengers.

WiFi facility will be available to the passengers on their mobile phones free of charges, initially for a period of 30 minutes. For usage beyond 30 minutes, the user may purchase scratch cards, which will be made available at the WiFi Help Desk. Continue reading

Bihar leads in state GDP, Tamil Nadu lags far behind

BiharGDPNEW DELHI: Bihar is the fastest growing State while Tamil Nadu is the worst performer, the latest data released by the Central Statistics Office (CSO) has revealed.

Bihar’s Gross State Domestic Product (GSDP) grew 10.73% during 2012-13 — the only State that clocked a double-digit growth rate during the year. The growth rate was 10.29% in 2011-12 and 15.03% in 2010-11. Continue reading

Modi magic holds millions of students spellbound

modi-with-peopleNEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s programme on the occasion of Teacher’s Day, was telecast live in several schools across the country on Friday afternoon. Ahead of the PM’s speech (video attached), students made some presentations and speeches. Around 12 million students from around the country were connected via video conferencing with the PM.  Here are the highlights: Continue reading