Tag Archives: USA

PM Modi Brushes Aside Secrecy, Orders to Declassify Netaji Files on Jan 23, 2016

The much-awaited meeting between Netaji family members and Prime Minister Narendra Modi has cleared the path to make public all classified files on Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose on January 23, 2016 and more than 130 files are with the central government, which are supposed to reveal the state watch on Netaji before he smuggled himself out of India in 1939. ...

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US Survival Rate of Heart attacks 6% if Occurring Outside of Hospital

Cardiac arrest strikes almost 600,000 people each year in the United States, killing majority of them because it occurred outside of hospital, said  a new report from the Institute of Medicine. Wide disparities of survival rates exist across the US, but benchmark communities demonstrate that saving more lives is possible, especially with bystander use of CPR and automated external defibrillators, ...

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Meet Indian-Origin Activist Sunitha Viswanathan, Recipient of White House Honour

Indian origin Sunitha viswanathan was among the 12 faith leaders being honoured as “Champion of Change” on July 20 by the US White House for their continuous efforts towards climate change. Viswanath “is being honoured for her work to encourage Hindus in protecting environment and communities from the effects of climate change,” said the White House. Sunitha is a co-founder ...

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Russia’s Lost ‘Spinning’ Spacecraft to Fall on Earth Tonight

Russian scientists have repeatedly maintained that the lost spacecraft Progress M27M will fall to earth tonight (Thursday/Friday, May 7/8, 2015) and the chances are that it may be seen hovering over the US, Colombia, Brazil and Indonesia before burn up itself mostly in the sky. The Russian spacecraft has gone out of control after liftoff on 28 April 2015. Fortunately ...

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Could Not Get Through JEE Mains or IIT? Check Some Study Abroad Options

  Those who failed to get into JEE Advanced or into national colleges or state top engineering or medical colleges can now consider the choice of studying abroad that gives an advantage anyday in one’s upward movement in career. Especially engineering is availabel abroad in institutions based in the UK, the USA, Singapore, Australia or Europe. Here are some options ...

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Hindu temple vandalised in US

In the latest attack on Hindu houses of worship in the US, a temple has been vandalised in Texas “horrifying” both Hindus and non-Hindus, who have offered to help the temple clean the damage, media reported. In the attack at the North Texas Hindu Mandir in Lake Highlands suburb of Dallas, vandals painted symbols of devil worship on the temple’s ...

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BCCI invites bids for IPL-2015 US rights

BCCI has invited tenders or bids from reputed companies in the US or with global reputation to acquire media rights to the Indian Premier League (IPL 2015 to 2017) for the territory of the United States of America.. It follows after selling the rights for India to Satr TV arm Novi Digital for 3 years till 2017. For the US territory, ...

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GSK/NIH Ebola Vaccine Trials at Oxford Yield Positive Results, What Next?

GSK/NIH Ebola vaccine clinical trials by Oxford University showed that the vaccine has an acceptable safety profile at the doses tested, and is able to generate an immune response. “The vaccine was well tolerated. Its safety profile is pretty much as we had hoped,” said Professor Adrian Hill of the Jenner Institute at Oxford University, who led the trial. This ...

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