Indian Agricultural Research Institute (lARI) to be Set up in Assam

The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs has approved the setting up of Indian Agricultural Research Institute (lARI) in Assam proposed by Department of Agriculture Research and Education (DARE) / Indian Council for Agricultural Research (ICAR). The institute will be set up on 587 acre of land provided by the state government of Assam. lARI-Assam would be a Post-Graduate Institution of ...

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Top Israeli Dan David Prize 2017 Goes to Astrophysicist Shrinivas Kulkarni

Indian astrophysicist Shrinivas Kulkarni has been named for Israel’s prestigious Dan David prize this year, making him share the honour along with other Indian recipients such as author Amitav Ghosh, music conductor Zubin Mehta and scientist CNR Rao. Kulkarni is currently a professor of astrophysics and planetary science at California Institute of Technology in Pasadena, California, US and his contribution ...

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India Environment Minister Anil Madhav Dave’s Sudden Demise Shocks Modi

The Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh, Shri N. Chandrababu Naidu meeting the Minister of State for Environment, Forest and Climate Change (Independent Charge), Shri Anil Madhav Dave, in New Delhi on May 03, 2017.

In a sudden development India’s environment minister Anil Madhav Dave died on Thursday morning in the midst of his passionate career and devotion to environment issues. He was with PM Narendra Modi till evening on Wednesday discussing environment-related issues and in the morning he woke up complaining about uneasiness and was rushed to AIIMS in Delhi where he died soon. ...

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World Hypertension Day: Just look Around for Handy Home Remedies

Fruit and Vegetable Market

As today is observed as World Hypertension Day to increase awareness among the people about the increasing incidence of high blood pressure, which WHO says might affect 60% of the world population by 2025. Here are some home remedies or Ayurvedic advisory which have been practised in India over centuries: Eat Banana: Eating banana regularly controls high blood pressure as ...

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World Hypertension Day 2017: How to Control Blood Pressure and Avoid Side Effects?

heart attack

World Health Organisation has been vocal about the massive life-threatening risk among the humanity called hypertension or blood pressure in common parlance. Raised or High Blood Pressure occurs when the blood vessels persistently raise pressure on heart as it has to pump blood back to all parts of the body. Figures show that 8 million people die of it every ...

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Extortion & Piracy: Side Effects of ‘Baahubali 2’ Success Stare at Karan Johar, Shobhu Yarlagadda

Telugu director SS Rajamouli and his producers Shobhu Yarlagadda and Karan Johar are reckoning not mere the success of ‘Baahubali: The Conclusion’ but also counting the number of threats and extortion demands now. Just a day after the film was released and made headlines amassing Rs.122 crore, a gang of six people tried to extort money from Karana Johar and ...

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