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Anika 14 yr old won $25,000 prize for a potential Covid-19 treatment

Anika Chebrolu, a 14-year-old from Texas, has just won the 2020 3M Young Scientist Challenge for her work on a potential drug to treat COVID-19, reports America media .   An Indian-American teenager schoolgirl has developed a molecule that can bind to a certain protein of the coronavirus and prevent it from functioning.   “I Read More…

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Supersonic cruise missile Brahmos hit the target with Pin Point accuracy : DRDO

“Brahmos, the supersonic cruise missile was successfully test fired today on 18th October 2020 from Indian Navy’s indigenously-built stealth destroyer INS Chennai, hitting a target in the Arabian Sea,” the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) said in a statement.   The missile hit the target successfully with pin-point accuracy after performing high-level and extremely Read More…

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Russian Covid-19 vaccine ” Sputnik V” approved for final clinical trials in India : DCGI

The Drug Controller General of India (DCGI) has granted approval to Dr Reddy’s, a global pharmaceutical company headquartered in India, to conduct phase 2 and 3 clinical human trials of the Sputnik V, which is Russian origin Covid-19 vaccine.   On September 16, the Russian Direct Investment Fund (RDIF) and Dr Reddy’s Laboratories Limited had Read More…

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Knowledge Initiative for IT interested Students from Tata “ITWIZ”

TCS IT Wiz, a ‘knowledge Initiative’ started in 1999, is the biggest inter-school IT Quiz in India for students of Class 8-12.   The quiz aims to build awareness, emphasize the importance of IT skills and enable students to look at technology from an innovation perspective.   The quiz platform acts as an active supplement Read More…

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Globally A14 Bionic chipset 5G support iPhone 12 launched and Prices in India disclosed

Apple concluded its Hi-Speed event on October 13 that introduced four new iPhones and a HomePod Mini.   The iPhone 12 lineup is driven by the most powerful A14 Bionic chipset that is being touted as the most powerful chipset in the market. The phones come with OLED display, 5G support, LiDAR sensor, and many Read More…

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For gene editing tool in Chemistry USA French duo won 2020 Nobel Prize

The 2020 Nobel Prize for chemistry has been awarded to Emmanuelle Charpentier and Jennifer Doudna for the development of a method for genome editing known as the CRISPR-Cas9 DNA snipping “scissors”, the first time a Nobel science prize has gone to a women-only team.   “Using these, researchers can change the DNA of animals, plants Read More…

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500 million Vaccines to 25 crore Indians by July 2021 : Health Minister Harsh Vardhan

Union health minister Harsh Vardhan said on Sunday that coronavirus vaccines for India would be procured centrally and that details of this would be public in the coming months.   “The government is working round the clock to ensure fair and equitable distribution of vaccines once they are ready,” Vardhan said as he responded to Read More…

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In India 500% increase of cyber crimes : Ajit Doval , National Security Adviser

During demonetisation BJP led Centre government India Prime Minister Modi has categorically said digital payments henceforth abolish counterfeit notes movement and improvise transparency   National Security Adviser (NSA) Ajit Doval said on Friday said the Centre was coming up with the National cyber security strategy 2020 which envisions the safe, secured, trusted, resilient and vibrant Read More…

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India worries deepens with Reinfection Cases Virus Mutating put Vaccine Efficacy quandary

According to medical experts definition of a reinfection is ” A person who was symptomatic and tested positive with an RT-PCR, recovered and was cleared after an RT-PCR test, has been absolutely fine in the middle and has now again has Covid-19 disease after testing positive with another RT-PCR test ”     Reinfection Cases Read More…

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Not alone mainstream electronic media but Modi government wants all Social medias to be regulated

The Ministry of Information and Broadcasting has informed the Supreme Court that if the court undertakes an exercise to regulate media then it should be “digital media first” as it has a faster reach from a wider range of viewership. The BJP led Modi government Ministry in an affidavit in the Supreme Court said while Read More…