Daily Archives: April 6, 2017
Once upon a time, the Universe was just a hot soup of particles. In those days, together with visible particles, other particles to us hidden or dark might have formed. Billions of years later scientists catalogued 17 types of visible particles, with the most recent one being the Higgs boson, creating the ‘Standard Model’. However, they are still… Read More
Sikorsky Innovations announced the launch of the 8th Entrepreneurial Challenge.
The Entrepreneurial Challenge, led by Sikorsky Innovations, the technology development organization of Sikorsky, a Lockheed Martin Company (NYSE: LMT), is designed to accelerate innovators and disruptive technology concepts with applications in the aerospace market. … Read More
Boeing has selected a site in Plano, Texas, for the headquarters of its new Global Services business unit, which will be operational in July.
Boeing Global Services headquarters will be located in the Legacy West mixed- use development in West Plano. Global Services President and CEO Stan Deal, several of his leadership team members and some support staff … Read More
A factually incorrect and misleading news report appeared in a section of the media that a new set of RTI Rules have been formulated which creates difficulties and hurdles in the right of the citizens to get information from the Government. It has been alleged that the size of the RTI has been restricted to 500 words and a provision of fees has been unfairly introduced… Read More
Eating lots of sugary candy may strain the liver, alter the body’s fatty acid metabolism and increase the risk of cardiometabolic diseases already in childhood. Children’s blood fatty acid composition reflects their diet — but luckily this composition can be influenced by lifestyle interventions, say researchers from the University… Read More
Lockheed Martin’s innovation in manufacturing technology led to four awards from the Manufacturing Leadership Council.
Now in its 13th year, the Manufacturing Leadership Awards honour manufacturing companies and individual manufacturing leaders that are shaping the future of global manufacturing.
“It is an honor to receive these awards… Read More
Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (MGNREGA) has come a long way since its inception and has become a lifeline to millions. The Act was notified on 7th September, 2005 to provide minimum of 100 days of guaranteed wage employment in a financial year to every rural household whose adult members volunteer to do unskilled manual work. Social… Read More
To generate rural employment and to promote the entrepreneurs in the rural areas of the country, Ministry of MSME is implementing the following schemes through Khadi and Village Industries Commission (KVIC) and Coir Board:
I. Khadi and Village Industries Commission (KVIC):
i) Prime Minister’s Employment Generation Programme (PMEGP) is a credit … Read More
The tenth season of the phenomenon that has taken Indian cricket by storm, also known as the IPL, has started and fans have geared up for the almost 2 month-long juggernaut in style. Contributing to the preparations of Gujarat Lions fans is Rooter, the world’s first digital platform that connects, engages and helps sports audiences interact with each other… Read More
Government has taken various steps for generating employment in the country like encouraging private sector of economy, fast tracking various projects involving substantial investment and increasing public expenditure on schemes like Prime Minister’s Employment Generation Programme (PMEGP) run by Ministry of Micro, Small & Medium Enterprises,… Read More
The ‘Smart India Hackathon 2017’ grand finale concluded on 02nd April, 2017at the Civil Aviation Training College (CATC),Bamruali, and Allahabad. At the CATC, one among 26 locations for ‘Smart Hackathon 2017’, 58 teams from across India participated for the 36 hour event, with students formulating solutions for improving governance and to come… Read More