France to sue Google, Apple over developer contracts: minister

PARIS (Reuters) – France will take Google (GOOGL.O) and Apple (AAPL.O) to court over contractual terms imposed by the tech giants on startups and developers, said Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire. FILE PHOTO: French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire speaks during a news conference after a National Council of Industry at the Bercy Finance Ministry … Read more

West Bengal: Make changes in new bill, teachers request Education Minister

Several teachers including a former university vice-chancellor were badly beaten by police when they refused to call off their rally, said WBCUTA general secretary Shrutinath Prahara. In picture, Teachers protesting in Kolkata against the new education bill RELATED STORIES Mumbai: 25 per cent seats reserved for EWS in school admissions 7-year-old girl seeks a job … Read more

Exclusion of Odia from NEET is state govt’s failure towards Odisha students: Petroleum Minister

“In the larger interest of the students of the state I request you to reconsider the decision and provide an additional option to the students to appear in either English or Odia in the NEET examination,” Pradhan said in a letter to the Union Health and Family Welfare Minister J P Nadda Odia had been … Read more

West Bengal: Only 1.5 per cent of state population using government libraries, says Education Minister

The minister said the state government was making all efforts to turn people back towards books and libraries, besides trying to get the present generation hooked to reading. Image credit: twoapplesaday RELATED STORIES IITs urged HRD ministry to review fees exemption policy for economically weaker section Bihar School Examination Board shows signs of successful clean-up … Read more

West Bengal: Only 1.5 per cent of state population using government libraries, says Education Minister

The minister said the state government was making all efforts to turn people back towards books and libraries, besides trying to get the present generation hooked to reading. Image credit: twoapplesaday RELATED STORIES IITs urged HRD ministry to review fees exemption policy for economically weaker section Bihar School Examination Board shows signs of successful clean-up … Read more

IIT Jammu to be inaugurated tomorrow: HRD Minister Javadekar to do the honour

The new Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) transit campus in Jammu will be inaugurated tomorrow on August 6 by Union Minister for Human Resource and Development Prakash Javadekar. A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed between the Department of Higher Education, Jammu & Kashmir and the Department of Higher Education in the HRD Ministry, on … Read more

Boris Johnson pulls out of race to be united kingdom high minister

In a in addition twist to the U.okay.’s political fallout following the vote to depart the ecu Union, former London Mayor Boris Johnson has dominated himself out of the race to be the U.okay.’s subsequent high minister. several high-profile individuals of the U.ok.’s ruling Conservatives had thrown their hats into the ringThursday to emerge as … Read more

UK Prime Minister David Cameron signs up with Tinder

The British Prime Minister, David Cameron, has signed up with social media groups such as Tinder, Facebook and Twitter in a bid to persuade young people to vote in the referendum on the U.K.’s membership of the European Union. CNBC contacted Number 10 Downing Street who confirmed that Mr. Cameron addressed senior figures from the … Read more