India Government powers up on Artificial Intelligence

India Government  powers up on  Artificial Intelligence

As Artificial Intelligence’s (AI) influence increases in all walks of life, the Government of India too aims to introduce it in the power sector to give power distribution the cutting edge. With the help of AI, the government aims to analyse data generated through IT/OT devices such as System Meters, prepaid Smart meters to prepare […]

Bosco joins hands for Seva to lakhs !

Bosco joins hands for Seva to lakhs !

It never ceases to amaze, how a tiny community works like yeast in the dough to give rise to nutritious and flavoursome bread! The Salesians of Don Bosco and  their collaborators have managed to reach out with relief  to thousands of people in Southern India and elsewhere during the Covid-19 pandemic. The tribal communities in […]

Say goodbye to your HD binge watching till April

Say goodbye to your HD binge watching till April

While most of the middle class in India is going to be under some sort of lock-down for the next 15 days at least, it’s very likely that a lot of idle time is going to give the telecom department a headache. Binge watching, streaming your favourite shows is going to put a load on […]

Septic tank blast injures four

Septic tank blast injures four

The septic tank just exploded.At least five persons sustained injuries. Gases buildup and no proper vent possibly caused the explosion at a public toilet in Dharavi on Saturday. The explosion took place around 8.30 am at Prem Nagar area. Officials from the Disaster Management Cell suspect the explosion took place due to accumulation of gases […]

Factory production was up in December, but business isn’t exactly smiling

Factory production was up in December, but business isn’t exactly smiling

India’s factory activity expanded at its fastest pace in seven months in December as a jump in new orders prompted companies to ramp up production, a private business survey showed, says a Reuter’s report from Bangalore. But, while policy makers may be smiling, the business sector is still very low on optimism, the report adds. […]

Science, Tech, Innovation harnessed for good governance: PM

Science, Tech, Innovation harnessed for good governance: PM

Bangalore: “The growth story of India depends on its achievements in the Science & Technology sector. There is a need to revolutionise the landscape of Indian Science Technology and Innovation.” Thus said  Prime Minister Narendra Modi  as he inaugurated the 107th Indian Science Congress (ISC)  at University of Agricultural Sciences, Bengaluru (Bangalore). He also said […]

Best-seller! Rice for Plastic in Telengana!

Best-seller! Rice for Plastic in Telengana!

You want to get rid of single use plastic? Why not give away one kilogram of good quality rice for a kilo of empty plastic bottles? Other districts across India could learn from this innovative District Collector! It began with a  school challenge in early October,  now a district in Telengana has collected nearly fifty […]

Where’s the RO ban? : Green Tribunal

Where’s the RO ban? : Green Tribunal

Did you know that RO purifiers (water purifiers) are supposed to have been banned in some states in India? And that some people within the government machinery are trying to delay this? And that none of the mainstream Tv channels have made a noise about it? The National Green Tribunal has gone blue in the […]

Needed: Rajbhasha Vibhag for English

Needed: Rajbhasha Vibhag for English

“Ñan ninne snehikkunnu”, says the wife to her migrant husband who has remitted her some money. To know what this means you will have to look at the PhonePe advertisement that came out in 2018. It is still available on YouTube. What the advertisement does indicate is that north Indian, Hindi speakers, are just as […]

76 year old mends shoes in the street

76 year old mends shoes in the street

‘Sometimes I have to go home with empty hands’ said Chandra Ram, a 76 year old cobbler who sits under a tree outside Patna Women’s College. A resident of Samastipur , Chandra Ram, then in his late fifties, migrated to the Bihar capital 20 years ago after his wife died. He had enough assets to […]

Foodgrains denied, people protest Govt apathy , PDS corruption

Foodgrains denied, people protest Govt apathy , PDS corruption

Jharkhand: The Food Security Act of 2013 is no more than a pious piece of legislation, due to government apathy and corruption in the PDS system. The poor have been denied their right to essential grains because of ‘technalities’. Fed up with the callous and corrupt system, the affected people are now coming together to […]

सावन के मौके पर झूम उठा तरूमित्र आश्रम

सावन के मौके पर झूम उठा तरूमित्र आश्रम

14 अगस्त को पटना, दीघा स्थित तरूमित्र आश्रम में मनाया गया “सावन महोत्सव” यह उत्सव हर साल की तरह इस साल भी धूमधाम से मनाया गया। यह उत्सव को मनाने के लिए टीम नारीगुंजन, ज़ेवियर थिएटर क्लब, टीम दिशा, इनर व्हील क्लब ऑफ, आदि ने इस कार्यक्रम अपनी भागीदारी दिखाई। सावन का महीना जहां हर […]