One Third Indian Women Are Child Brides And Are At Risk Of Hypertension, Says India-Specific Study

Prohibition of Child Marriage Act, 2006 is in place in India. Still, country is a home to the world’s largest number of child brides with at least 1.5 million girls under 18 get married each year. Many research studies have shown the…

City of Glasgow College, UK partners with Scottish Institute of Hospitality Sciences to strengthen their presence in India

28th July 2022: City of Glasgow College (CoGC) and the Scottish Institute of Hospitality (SIHS) are delighted to announce a new partnership in key courses which strengthens their presence in India. This exciting new collaboration has chosen Nashik in the northern Indian state…

How Technology Is Revolutionizing The Construction Sector In India?

Gone are the days of a mason carrying bricks tray to the nth floor of the building manually or architects designing the designs on paper. With the advent of technology and being a leading partner in India’s growth story, the…

Human Development And Growth: Why The 21st Century Is Not Happy?

Humans have been on a constant quest of finding a better tomorrow. Philosophers, economists and seers, all have defined their own scales of measuring human development and growth since ages. But are we doing it right?

Reserve Bank Of India To Delay At Least Until August To Raise The Repo Rate

The Monetary Policy Committee (MPC), left repo rates unruffled, at 4 basis points for the 11th time in a row. A basis point is one out of a hundred percentage points. The policymakers unanimously voted to retain a 4% borrowing…

Here’s How India Is Winning Russia-Ukraine War

During the beginning of the Russia-Ukraine war, experts predicted a situation to be a disastrous dilemma for India. Turns out, India silently won the Russia-Ukraine war it was not even the part of. Highlights — India’s wheat export soars amid…

India’s Team BlisCare wins Ericsson Innovation Awards 2021

Team BlisCare, from Rashtrasant Tukadoji Maharaj Nagpur University, India, has won the 2021 Ericsson Innovation Awards competition for creating a solution that enables equal educational opportunities for visually impaired people all over the world. The solution uses a tablet to…

What Is Behind Indian IT Sector’s Spiked Attrition Rate And Is It All Good?

Recruitment rate in India is on an upsurge and so is attrition rate. What does this tell us? Highlights — Leading tech giants of India record highest attrition rate since pandemic outbreak. Cognizant reports highest-ever attrition rate in Mar-June quarter.…

India On Red Alert For Third Covid Wave

The coming months are decisive and India’s preparation appears underwhelming. Highlights — Reuters survey suggest that third wave might hit India again around October. Children under 18 years of age predicted to be at highest risk. Vaccination drive is the…

India’s Vaccine Mismanagement Compromises Global Pandemic Response

India could have stockpiled the Covid-19 vaccines in adequate quantity to effectively arrest the second wave, but grew complacent and inattentive, failing to proactively vaccinate its population at the earliest. Indian Government’s lack of focus and foresight plunged the world into a deeper crisis created by an avoidable vaccine shortage.