Day: October 22, 2018

Pakistans PM Imran to attend Saudi investment conference

Pakistans PM Imran to attend Saudi investment conference  Pakistan Foreign Office announced that the Prime Minister Imran Khan is to attend a high-profile investment conference in Saudi Arabia amid a string of cancellations from top global business leaders over the disappearance of dissident journalist Jamal Khashoggi. The Foreign Office said Prime Minister Khan will visit Riyadh on October 23 on […]

WDCs 14th Annual general meeting to be held in Mumbai, India

WDCs 14th Annual general meeting to be held in Mumbai, India The World Diamond Council (WDC) is to hold its 14th annual general meeting (AGM) in Mumbai on October 22 -23, 2018. It will focus on reform of the Kimberley Process and WDC System of Warranties in support of a commitment to sustainable development by the diamond industry. Kimberley process is established in 2000 to prevent ‘conflict […]

Seven snake eggs were incubated and released into the wild

Seven snake eggs were incubated and released into the wild A clutch of seven tiny snakes was released into the wild after spending nearly 80 days in an incubator at the civic body’s Wildlife Paramedical Centre, Karnataka. While incubating the snakes resembled no more than little worms. A BBMP wildliferescue volunteer rescued the clutch of seven snake eggs from a sump in […]

Adith won AITA championship series tennis tournament

Adith won AITA championship series tennis tournament Second seed Adith Amarnath of Karnataka won the boys’ under-14 title in the All India Tennis Association (AITA) championship series tennis tournament in Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala. Adith defeated fourth seed Kandhavel Mahalingam of Tamil Nadu 3-6, 6-4, 6-2 in the final. The results (finals): Boys:  Under-14: Adith Amarnath bt Kandhavel Mahalingam 3-6, 6-4, 6-2. Under-12: Jason […]

Scientist developed new skin gel that protects from some pesticides

Scientist developed new skin gel that protects from some pesticides Indian researchers developed a gel which, when applied on the skin, can inhibit some pesticides from getting absorbed into the body. It thus averts serious adverse effects and even death. Organophosphate-based pesticides, which are commonly used by farmers in India, are toxic to the nervous system […]

Two TN govt. hospital to get seamless laboratories

Two TN govt. hospital to get seamless laboratories The two Tamil Nadu Government hospitals, the Institute of Child Health (ICH) and Hospital for Children, Egmore, and Rajiv Gandhi Government General Hospital (RGGGH), are to establish seamless laboratories comprising pneumatic tube systems and automated processing of samples. This is to avoid the troubles caused during the manual transportation of clinical samples […]

NASA Space Apps challenge 2018 on DSU campus

NASA Space Apps challenge 2018 on DSU campus The National Aeronautics and Space Administration’s(NASA) Space Apps challenge 2018 Hackathon has been organised at Dayananda Sagar University (DSU), Kudlu Gate campus, on Hosur Road. It is a two-day event. DSU has invited entries from school and college students. Coders, scientists, designers, storytellers, makers, builders, and technologists will address challenges faced on […]

Piyush Goyal To Receive Carnot Prize For Rural Electrification Effort

Piyush Goyal To Receive Carnot Prize For Rural Electrification Effort  Union Minister Piyush Goyalwill receive the prestigious Carnot Prize from the Ivy League University of Pennsylvania in recognition of his work for rural electrification while he held the power and renewable energy portfolios.

Indian-Origin Woman Wins Top US Honour For Combatting Sex Slavery

Indian-Origin Woman Wins Top US Honour For Combatting Sex Slavery  JSW Steel CMD Sajjan Jindal was elected as the Treasurer of the World Steel Association (worldsteel). The association has also appointed Tata Steel MD TV Narendran and ArcelorMittal Chief LN Mittal as its members.

Adityanath is all set to prepare Ram temple

Adityanath is all set to prepare Ram temple Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath exhorted his supporters to start preparing for the construction of a temple in Ayodhya with the same zeal with which they celebrated Ram Leela. Mr.Adityanath in his Vijayadashami speech in Gorakhpur said along with the grandeur of the Ram Leelas, people should start preparing to build […]