The Union HRD Minister Shri Prakash Javadekar launched a dedicated web portal ‘ShaGun’ for the Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan at New Delhi.

The first flight is likely to take off in March under the government's ambitious regional connectivity scheme, which has received as many as 45 initial proposals from 11 bidders.

Six Indian cities have made it to the world's 30 most dynamic places that have the ability to embrace technological change, absorb rapid population growth and strengthen global connectivity, with Bengaluru topping the chart

The Indian Cabinet chaired by the Prime Minister Narendra Modi approved holding negotiations for Trade Agreement with Peru on trade in goods, services and investment.

There has been a surge in the number of cyber security incidents in the country with 39,730 such incidents till October 2016, a study by an industry chamber said.

South Korea remained the big winner in the 2017 Bloomberg Innovation Index, topping the charts in research and development (R&D) intensity, value-added manufacturing and patent activity and with top-five rankings in high-tech density, higher education and researcher concentration.