These kiosks are operated by franchisees under Nescafe, Maggi, KitKat and are called NESCAF Corner, MAGGI Hotspot and KitKat Break Zone respectively. These kiosks are operated by franchisees under Nescafe, Maggi, KitKat and are called NESCAF Corner, MAGGI Hotspot and KitKat Break Zone respectively. … [Read more...] about Nestle to help young entrepreneurs with kiosk business model
Nestle owns water
A vaccine works by mimicking a natural infection. A vaccine not only induces immune response to protect people from any future COVID-19 infection, but also helps quickly build herd immunity to put an end to the pandemic. Herd immunity occurs when a sufficient percentage of a population becomes immune to a disease, making the spread of disease from person to person unlikely. The good news is that SARS-CoV-2 virus has been fairly stable, which increases the viability of a vaccine. … [Read more...] about Portfolio strategy: Mix ‘COVID-proof’ and ‘COVID-recovery’ stocks; here are 7 top buys
“The experience of extensive mining in this region over the past few decades has shown everything that is bad with the mining industry. Ideally, the communities should have full right over the water, forests and land as they nurture it over the years. But governments fail to do so. For example, in Singrauli, the government failed to ensure that people get the benefit. Instead, it is the industrialists who get all the benefits. Secondly, mining should have improved the lives of people involved or impacted by the mining sector including those whose livelihoods were based on the land where mining is taking place. But this never happened and instead, their lives have been completely destroyed. The mining profits should have been shared with the communities but that never happens,” Namdeo told Mongabay-India. … [Read more...] about Whose minerals are they anyway?
All four virus strainsThe university research team led by Venkatramana identified all four strains of the virus causing dengue fever in Hyderabad for the first time. In 2019, Telangana saw a big spike with around 6000 dengue cases, with a peak between August-September.Dengue is caused by four types of viruses (DENV-1, DENV-2, DENV-3, DENV-4) belonging to the Flaviviridae family. They can cause mild to severe fever or potentially lethal complications such as haemorrhagic fever. … [Read more...] about New research improves understanding on dengue, but vaccine search continues
Indian Hume Pipe Co. has received Letter of Award for the work of Rs 134.82 crore (excluding GST) from Rural Water Supply & Sanitation, Odisha for the work of execution of rural piped water supply projects pertaining to Kashinagar & Gumma Block of Gajapati including five years operation and maintenance on EPC contract. The project is to be completed within two years, the company said in an exchange filing. … [Read more...] about Indian Hume Pipe shares jump 3% after bagging LoA for Rs 134.82 crore project in Odisha