Day: October 8, 2018

As a part of Hare Krishna movement, Rs.5 a meal launched in Siddipet, Telangana

As a part of Hare Krishna movement, Rs.5 a meal launched in Siddipet, Telangana As part of Hare Krishna Movement, its chief Satya Gaura Dasa inaugurated the Bhojanamrita Rs.5 meals centre at Government Degree college junction in Siddipet, Telangana. Megha Engineering and Infrastructure Limited (MEIL) is supporting the programme through which lunch can be fed to 500 needy people daily.

Exza Infosystems launched Digital ad solution platform

Exza Infosystems launched Digital ad solution platform Exza Infosystems, a Pune-based firm, launched ‘ADvantage’ a digital advertisement solution platform. The platform will connect advertisers directly to digital satellite television viewers to showcase their products and services in Telangana. The firm, which is also into making set-top boxes, has tied up with multiple system operator, Brightways Communications, to reach […]

PIL wants Aadhaar to be linked with voter ID to curb bogus voting

PIL wants Aadhaar to be linked with voter ID to curb bogus voting A Public Interest Litigation (PIL) petition has been filed in the Madras High Court. It seeks direction to the Election Commission to link Aadhaar card details of individuals with their voter identity cards to curb bogus voting. The litigant claimed it would also help in purifying […]

Ukraine launched solar power plant in Chernobyl

Ukraine launched solar power plant in Chernobyl Ukraine launched a park of photovoltaic panels at the former Chernobyl power plant. It is to use solar power to give the scene of the world’s worst nuclear disaster a new lease on life. The $1.2-million, a one-megawatt plant is located just a hundred metres from a giant metal dome sealing the remains of […]

Bacteria in Bellandur lake develop resistance to drugs

Bacteria in Bellandur lake develop resistance to drugs A study done in Ashoka Trust for Research in Ecology and the Environment (ATREE), lead by researcher Priyanka Jamwal showed a combination of industry effluents, rampant use of antibiotics and raw sewage may be the cause for certain types of bacteria developing resistance to drugs in the severely-polluted Bellandur lake. It also […]

Zydus Cadila gets approval from USFDA for breast cancer drug

Zydus Cadila gets approval from USFDA for breast cancer drug Zydus Cadila, the major drug firm, has received the final approval from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration(USFDA) to market Exemestane tablets. The drug will be used for the treatment of breast cancer. The drug is made in the strength of 25 mg. The company will manufacture the drug at its […]

Uber to ramp up resource and development centres in Bengaluru and Hyderabad

Uber to ramp up resource and development centres in Bengaluru and Hyderabad  Uber is planning to ramp up the human resources at its R&D centres in Bengaluru and Hyderabad in order for the growth of its service in India. Because of this India would have the largest tech presence for the company outside of the U.S., its home market. […]

Bihar government issues fresh directives on mobile phones

Bihar government issues fresh directives on mobile phones  Bihar government issued an interesting directive for the state officials. From now, bureaucrats will not be able to access the facility of mobile phones while attending key deliberations with top authorities like Chief Minister, Cabinet Ministers or chief secretary. An order issued by Aamir Subhani, principal secretary general […]

Twitter introduces data-saving feature

Twitter introduces data-saving feature  Twitter incorporated a new feature which will help users to reduce excessive data consumption. A data-saving mode is now available with both iOS and Android version of the Twitter app.

India, Kazakhstan agree to step up military cooperation, especially in defence production

India, Kazakhstan agree to step up military cooperation, especially in defence production  Raksha Mantri Smt Nirmala Sitharaman was on a three-day visit to Astana, Kazakhstan at the invitation of Minister of Defence of the Republic of Kazakhstan Mr Nurlan Yermekbayev. India and Kazakhstan Defence Cooperation include military-technical cooperation, military education and training, joint military exercises, bilateral exchange […]