Month: December 2015

Researchers Produce Renewable Fuel From Bio-Oil

In a first, researchers have produced renewable fuel from pyrolysis bio-oil, a synthetic fuel being considered a substitute for petroleum. Pyrolysis bio-oil is produced by rapidly heating and then cooling the forest residues in an oxygen-free environment. By co-gasification with black liquor, a renewable fuel was produced by researchers in Lulea University of Technology’s Green […]

CBSE Books to Be Made Available Online for Free, Says HRD Minister Smriti Irani

All CBSE books and learning material will be made available online for free as part of the Centre’s good governance efforts, HRD Minister Smriti Irani said New Delhi on Saturday. At a function organised at a Kendriya Vidyalaya in east Delhi, she also said that initiatives would be undertaken to ensure holistic nurturing and improve […]

OnePlus Introduces Exchanges Offers for Its Smartphones in India

OnePlus on Monday announced an exchange/ buyback programme for users for its OnePlus One,OnePlus 2, or OnePlus X smartphones. The Chinese smartphone maker has teamed with ReGlobe for the offer. It is also offering B2X Service and B2X On-Guard Plus service free with the OnePlus 2 and OnePlus X respectively, if the cost of the […]

Delhi Government Launches ‘e-District Project’ to Offer Services Online

Residents in the national capital will now be able to access a host of Delhi government services online and get documents verified for the issuance of nearly a dozen certificates under an ambitious ‘e-District project’ that was launched Monday by Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal. The inauguration comes days after the Cabinet approved a proposal to […]