News that might interest you

Rajasthan-based Dr Tapesh Mathur has come up with India’s First Prosthetic Limbs for Animals.

  • The Manapparai District Government General Hospital was on Wednesday recognized as ‘the cleanest hospital in the State’ under the Kayakalp scheme of the National Health Programme for 2021-2022. The hospital will be awarded a prize money of Rs 50 lakh.

An IndiGo-operated ATR 72-600 aircraft landed at Kishangarh airport Thursday, using an approach process guided by India’s own satellite-based augmentation system named GAGAN, or GPS-aided GEO Augmented Navigation. It is a part of the approval process with aviation safety regulator DGCA, which includes training of pilots, validation of approach and simulator sessions. With this trial landing at the small airport near Ajmer in Rajasthan, India joined a small group comprising the US, Japan and Europe with its own satellite-based augmentation system (SBAS).

According to a report of the Indian SARS-COV-2 Genomics Consortium (INSACOG) very few recombinant variants of the coronavirus have been found in India and none of those have shown increased transmission, nor were they associated with severe disease or hospitalisation.

  • External Affairs Minister Dr. S. Jaishankar on Thursday held talks with his Bangladeshi counterpart Dr. A.K. Abdul Momen in Bangladesh to discuss high-level visits.

Exciting Data Point

Kepios analysis indicates that internet users in India increased by 34 million (+5.4 percent) between 2021 and 2022.

An event you might enjoy this week

AAHAR - The International Food & Hospitality Fair - a major event organized by India Trade Promotion Organisation.

Tue, 26 Apr, 12 pm – Sat, 30 Apr, 12 pm

Venue: Pragati Maidan, New Delhi