Vaccine development is a long, complex process. Unlike drugs that are given to people with a diseased, vaccines are given to healthy people and also vulnerable sections such as children, pregnant women and the elderly. So rigorous tests are compulsory. History says that the fastest time it took to develop a vaccine is five years, but it usually takes double or sometimes triple that time. … [Read more...] about Economy getting back on track faster than expected, says PM Modi
Pm modi inaugurates reliance hospital
The 18th-century idol of Goddess Annapurna was reportedly housed in Canada’s MacKenzie Art Gallery all these years. It was handed over to Ajay Bisaria, India’s high commissioner to Ottawa, by Thomas Chase, the interim president and vice-chancellor of the University of Regina. … [Read more...] about Canada returning Devi Annapurna idol stolen 100 years ago from Kashi; PM Modi shares ‘good news’
So, will 100 new airports, seaports and heliports be possible in the next four years? The answer could well be No, unless there are dedicated helicopter airlines since the segment is currently reliant only on the state-owned Pawan Hans, which has been up for privatisation, without success.Ameya Joshi runs the aviation analysis website Network Thoughts. … [Read more...] about Where will 100 new airports come up by 2024?
After the Bharatiya Janata Party's key ally, the Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD), broke off its ties with the saffron party over the farm laws in September, another ally has threatened to quit the BJP-led National Democratic Alliance (NDA) over the contentious laws. … [Read more...] about BJP ally Hanuman Beniwal threatens to quit NDA over contentious farm laws
The 26-year-old Bhansali is a mechanical engineer based in Chennai. He is as passionate about electric vehicles as fountain pens. Bhansali’s generation does everything on a phone or keyboard. It’s rare for them to use a pen, let alone a fountain pen. But Bhansali became a convert after a teacher, fed up with his poor handwriting at school, told him to use a fountain pen. Now it’s become his profession too. Apart from thepenworld.com, he has a premium stationery brand called Endless Works. … [Read more...] about Mid-range sales up, high-end down: Effect of COVID-19 on the Indian fountain pen industry