920th Rescue Wing, 45th Space Wing Conduct Joint Active Shooter Excercise, Response

SCENARIO: DISGRUNTLED AIRMAN SHOOTS SIX, HIMSELF Master Sgt. Louis Hause, left, and Staff Sgt. Lucus Vannorsdall, right, 308th Rescue Squadron pararescuemen, tend to victims of an active shooter exercise July 25 in Hangar 750. (image by U.S. Air Force photo/Tech. Sgt. Lindsey Maurice) BREVARD COUNTY • PATRICK AIR FORCE BASE, […]

Top 20 per cent higher education campuses to have greater autonomy: Prakash Javadekar

Written by Ritika Chopra | New Delhi | Updated: August 19, 2017 10:40 am Javadekar used the words “trust”, “free from government’s clutches” and a “fund and forget” philosophy to underline the policy. (File Photo) The top 20 per cent of higher education institutions in the country deserved more autonomy and the government […]

Vishal Sikka Resigns as Infosys CEO Over ‘Personal Attacks’; U.B. Pravin Rao Named Interim CEO

Vishal Sikka has resigned as Infosys CEO and MD, a little over three years after joining the company as its chief executive. Long-time executive and COO U.B. Pravin Rao has been appointed the interim Infosys CEO as Vishal Sikka resigned with immediate effect. A former SAP top executive, Sikka joined India’s second biggest software exporter […]

Delphi partners with Innoviz for self-driving technology

Delphi Automotive Plc said on Friday it has partnered with laser-based sensor maker Innoviz Technologies to improve vehicle safety for self-driving cars, after making a minority investment in the Israel-based company. Innoviz’s LiDAR technology allows self-driving cars to identify objects at far distances, allowing them to travel at high speeds […]

Mortgage rates drop to lowest since election, but borrowers barely budge

The lowest mortgage interest rates since November did little to encourage people to refinance their home loans or take out a new loan to buy a home. Total mortgage application volume rose just 0.1 percent, seasonally adjusted, last week from the previous week, according to the Mortgage Bankers Association. Volume […]