News that might interest you

Mysuru-based architects Nithin MS and Manoj Badkillaya built a sustainable home in Karnataka reusing old wood and roof tiles that stays naturally cool in summers.

Chandigarh administration will be tapping into the expertise of a French delegation, scheduled to visit the city in mid-May, for identifying and preserving heritage furniture and other items.

Three Indian writers - Sagnik Datta, Gitanjali Joshua, and Pritika Rao-- have made it to the shortlist of Commonwealth Short Story Prize 2022.

518 stranded children have been rescued by the Railway Child Help Desk in four years in Madurai Railway Junction areas. 177 children had been sent to their respective parents and the remaining were transferred to the Child Welfare Committee functioning under the district administration.

Collaborative research between scientists at the Diabetes Unit of KEM Hospital and Research Centre, Pune, and Western Sydney University, Australia explores the potential of a new marker for identifying diabetes years before diagnosis. The research was done using archived blood samples at the bio-bank of the Pune Maternal Nutrition Study, a birth cohort now in its 30th year. The findings of the study have been published recently in the Journal of Developmental Origins of Health and Disease.

Exiciting Data Point

The number of patent filing increased in India from 42,763 in 2014-15 to 66,440 in 2021-22, indicating a 50 per cent rise.

An Event you might enjoy this week

BHUMIJAN: Artists of the Earth - 150 folk, tribal and traditional works of art from The Crites Collection dating from the early seventies to the present day.

From 28th April to 8th May at Visual Arts Gallery, India Habitat Center, Delhi.

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