Job loss threat looms over 'unfit' Bihar Police personnel

Patna, Aug. 28 -- The Bihar Home Department has directed the state police headquarters to assess the work and physical fitness of all police personnel aged above 50. It has also directed Superintend... Read More

Nepalis to stand up and be counted next year

Kathmandu, Aug. 28 -- Nepal's first federalism-era census, slated for mid-2021, promises to usher in a new age of data analytics for national development through its revamped methods, techniques and a... Read More

The empty chairs

Kathmandu, Aug. 28 -- Nepal went through a protracted internal armed conflict from 1996-2006 after the Communist Party of Nepal (Maoist) launched a rebellion to liberate the country from feudalism and... Read More

7 bills passed during specially convened one-day session

CHANDIGARH, Aug. 28 -- The Punjab Vidhan Sabha today unanimously passed seven bills during a specially convened one day session amidst the ongoing Corona pandemic. During the session chaired by Speake... Read More

China Telecom boffin warns of 'capacity crunch'

OSLO, Aug. 28 -- The world's fiber networks face a capacity crunch when they reach the Shannon limit and will need to transition to advanced all-optical. That's the view of Wei Leping, currently dire... Read More

Walmart enters the fray to buy TikTok in the US

OSLO, Aug. 28 -- Walmart has said it will join Microsoft in a joint bid to purchase the the US operations of video-sharing platform TikTok from Chinese owner ByteDance. This will pit the retail and t... Read More

Sami Sabinsa Group reiterates concern on mischaracterized amla extracts

India, Aug. 28 -- Bengaluru based Sami-Sabinsa has sent a cease & desist letter to Applied Food Sciences (AFS) for making claims of high levels of natural vitamin C in that company's branded amla(Embl... Read More

A Business Continuity Guide for SMEs in a post COVID-19 World

New Delhi, Aug. 28 -- The Coronavirus pandemic outbreak is impacting businesses all over the world. Whether it is a multinational conglomerate or medium and small enterprises, businesses across the gl... Read More

STPI and StartUp India have organised MedTech - Open Challenge Program; Cash Prize Rs 1 lakh

New Delhi, Aug. 28 -- The Open Challenge Program (OCP) is an opportunity for a budding startup to work on the problem statements identified by Government, Industry, Academia & Startup in the focused d... Read More

Hazardous cargo drivers trained on safety

Dar es Salaam, Aug. 28 -- DRIVERS of trucks for carrying dangerous cargoes to and from Dar es Salaam Port have a big role to play especially in avoiding accidents, which claim hundreds of lives that i... Read More