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Oldest Dravida Region Keezhadi excavations open up debate on carbon nanotubes Technology usage

Oldest known human made nano structures discovered in Keezhadi Tamilnadu in Dravida region (Southern part of Modern  India)  has open up  interesting debate amidst technocrats on the possibility of its usage The research, published recently in the journal Scientific Reports, revealed that these coatings are made of carbon nanotubes (CNTs) which have enabled the layer Read More…

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Facebook Transparency Report reveals User data seeking Government request grows

The requests by the Modi led BJP government to seek access to Facebook users’ data further increased in the first six months of this year, second only to the US government, the social media giant has revealed.   Globally, during the first six months of 2020, the government requests for user data increased by 23 Read More…

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Obama observations on Manmohan , Sonia , Rahul and BJP’s divisive policies intriguing

Former America President Obama’s account of his India visit in the book which covers his campaign for the White House and his first term between 2008 and 2012 also underscores his concern about “divisive nationalism touted by the BJP”.   He also wonders whether impulses like violence, greed, corruption, nationalism, racism, and religious intolerance are Read More…

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Delhi Diwalai cracker burst worst pollution level and the impact of aftermath rain

Delhi had recorded the worst pollution levels on Diwali in the last four years due to the combined effect of stubble burning, firecrackers and unfavourable meteorological conditions.   The air quality on the day after Diwali was also the poorest since 2016.   Delhi Surpassed previous year Pollution level  and recorded an overall AQI of 414 Read More…

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2020 Deepavali marked 80% drop in Cracker waste says Chennai Corporation

Chenai Coroporation solid waste management department officials said 18.67 tonnes of cracker waste was collected from 15 zones of the civic body in the past three days.   A day before Deepavali, 1.32 tonnes of cracker waste was collected in the city and on the day of the festival, 15.55 tonnes was collected. Again on Read More…

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Social Security (Central) Rules, 2020 draft has compounding anomalies : Experts

The Code on Social Security (Central) Rules, 2020 states that all unorganised sector workers, including gig and platform workers, will have to update their particulars such as current address, present job, period of engagement with gig firms, skills, mobile number, “on the portal specified by the Central Government.”   “In the absence of such updation, Read More…

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Arnab arrest fails to evince support from media fraternity. upsets Arnab fans

RSS propagandist Republic TV’s founder Arnab Goswami was arrested today in a two-year-old suicide case in which investigations were reopened recently, the Mumbai police said.   However Arnab Goswami claimed he was manhandled and assaulted by cops before being pushed into their van.   The Republic Editor-in-Chief has been arrested for allegedly abetting the suicide Read More…