N Chandrasekaran and Jim Taiclet to receives USIBC Global Leadership Award 2020
Tata group chairman, Natarajan Chandrasekaran and Chief Executive Officer and President of Lockheed Martin, Jim Taiclet to receive the US-India Business Council(USIBC) Global Leadership Award 2020
Poba Reserve Forest in Dhemaji,Assam will be upgraded to Wildlife Sanctuary.
Sarbananda Sonowal,CM of Assam has announced that Poba Reserve Forest in Dhemaji district would be upgraded to a wildlife sanctuary.
Google to buy 7.73% stake in Jio Platforms for Rs 33,737 crores
This investment will strengthen the existing efforts of Google and Jio Platforms to expand the benefits of digitization across India
Delhi develops the world’s most affordable COVID-19 Diagnostic Kit “Corosure”
The kit has been e-launched by the Union Human Resource Development Minister, Shri Ramesh Pokhriyal ‘Nishank’.
This kit is much cheaper than other kits and is manufactured by Delhi NCR-based Newtech Medical Devices.
The launch of this kit is expected to significantly bring down the cost of COVID-19 RT-PCR testing.
The kit has also received the approval from the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) as well as the Drug Controller General of India (DCGI).
Indian-origin ‘Chan’ Santokhi elected as President of Suriname
Indian-origin, Chandrikapersad ‘Chan’ Santokhi has been elected the president of South American country “Suriname”.
Chief Minister Pema Khandu releases book on endangered tribe 'Tangam'
The book titled ‘The Tangams: An Ethnolinguistic Study Of The Critically Endangered Group of Arunachal Pradesh’ was released by Arunachal Chief Minister Pema Khandu.
The book is published by Centre for Endangered Languages, Rajiv Gandhi University and Himalayan Publishers, New Delhi.
UNICEF India partners with SAP India for employability of young people
UNICEF India has partnered with SAP India to offer career counselling to young people in the country.
UNICEF has collaborated with YuWaah (Generation Unlimited) to offer digital education as well as occupational skillset to the underserved young people of India.
Improving digital skills and life skills for young people
Offering young people with career options
Reimagining the model in other states with the Government of India
Impacting 10,00,000 young people by the end of 2022
Telangana Police rolls out “CybHer” campaign
The Women Safety Wing, Telangana State Police has launched the “CybHer” campaign in association with the Legal Aid Centre, Symbiosis Law School, Hyderabad. The campaign has been rolled out to tackle cybercrime against children and women in the state. “CybHer” is a month long virtual campaign which will make cyberspace safe for both women and children.CybHer” campaign will create awareness and offer proactive measures to help them stay alert and not become a victim of cyberattacks.