NIDHI-EIR Brochure featuring Entrepreneurs in Residence launched:A brochure featuring Entrepreneurs in Residence (EIR) under the National Initiative for Developing and Harnessing Innovations (NIDHI) programme was launched by DST Secretary Professor Ashutosh Sharma at the National Get-Together of NIDHI-EIR Family
Google partners with Bangladesh for flood forecasting:Google has partnered with Bangladesh Water Development Board to bring the flood warning services to the country. Announcing this on its official blog on Tuesday Google said that it currently covers more than 40 million people in Bangladesh and it is working to expand its coverage to the whole of the country.
Delhi Metro services to resume in graded manner from Sept. 7 onwards:The Delhi Metro services will be resumed in a graded manner in three stages from 7th to 12th September 2020 as given below.
Facebook takes down Anti- India pages operating from Pakistan:Facebook has taken down several fake and malicious accounts operating from Pakistan and involved in a smearing tact targeting India and minorities in Pakistan.
IIT Delhi establishes School of Artificial Intelligence:Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Delhi has established an independent “School of Artificial Intelligence (ScAI)” on its campus.
India-Nigeria foreign ministers discuss cooperation and Maritime security:Foreign minister S Jaishankar held wide-ranging discussions with his Nigerian counterpart Geoffrey Onyeama on Tuesday.
Bangladesh observes national mourning in honour of Pranab Mukherjee:Bangladesh is observing national mourning on Wednesday in honour of the former President of India Pranab Mukherjee who passed away on Monday.
Men’s National Rowing Camp set to commence in Pune from Oct 1st till Jan 31st next year:With an eye on the Tokyo Olympics scheduled in 2021, the Sports Authority of India (SAI) has sanctioned the national rowing camp for the men’s team from 1st October onwards.
Teams that manage themselves best will go a long way: Ricky Ponting:A very warm and humid Tuesday evening at the ICC Academy in Dubai saw Delhi Capitals train under their Head Coach Ricky Ponting for the very first time this season.
Centre increases sports disciplines for direct recruitment:In a bid to promote India’s indigenous sports and make them attractive options for the youth, Union govt has included tug-of-war, mallakhamb and para-sports for direct recruitment of meritorious sportspersons in Group C level government posts.
JNCASR researchers develop diagnostic therapy for Lung Cancer:Lung cancer, the most common cause of cancer-related death worldwide, is tough to detect at early stages, making it difficult to treat.
11 Indo-US scientist teams selected to jointly scout for COVID 19 solutions:Eleven teams of Indian and US scientists will soon start jointly scouting for out of the box solutions ranging from novel early diagnostic tests, antiviral therapy, drug repurposing, ventilator research, disinfection machines, and sensor-based symptom tracking for COVID 19.