World News | World Bank Chief Highlights ‘tragic Reversal’ in Development Amid Pandemic | newss4u

World News | World Bank Chief Highlights 'tragic Reversal' in Development Amid Pandemic | LatestLY

Washington [US], October 14 (ANI/Xinhua): World Bank Group President David Malpass said on Wednesday that the COVID-19 pandemic is pushing up poverty and debt levels in low-income countries, highlighting a “tragic reversal” in development. “It’s already pushed nearly 100 million people into extreme poverty. That’s the added number in extreme poverty,” Malpass said at a … Read more

IIT Kanpur Partners With Toronto Business Development Centre To Help Indian Startups » newss4u – newss4u

IIT Kanpur Partners With Toronto Business Development Centre To Help Indian Startups » Techkashif - Tech Kashif

IIT Kanpur’s Basis for Innovation & Analysis in Science & Expertise (FIRST) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Toronto Enterprise Growth Centre, Canada. The target is to offer enterprise advisory, investor, and trade connections to startups qualifying underneath TBDC’s programmes like Startup Visa and Tender-Touchdown Programmes. The chosen startups may also obtain … Read more

Bill Seeking To Set Up Prison Development Board Tabled » . – .

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A Invoice to offer for structure of the Karnataka Jail Growth Board for strengthening of prisons and initiating correctional administrative measures was tabled within the Legislative Meeting on Tuesday. The Invoice, titled Karnataka Jail Growth Board Invoice, additionally supplies for initiating measures for the welfare of prisoners and prisons’ employees. The board is proposed to … Read more

NAL names centre after Prof Roddam | India News – Times of India

BENGALURU: The National Aerospace Laboratories (NAL) on Wednesday said it has renamed the Centre for Civil Aircraft Design and Development (C-CADD) in Bengaluru to Roddam Narasimha Civil Aircraft Centre (RN-CAC), after the late aerospace scientist Prof Roddam Narasimha who passed away on December 14, 2020. “This is to honour Prof Narasimha, the renowned Indian aerospace … Read more

Smriti Irani challenges Kamal Hassan for an open debate with BJP candidate | India News – Times of India

COIMBATORE: Union minister Smriti Irani on Saturday challenged actor and Makkal Needhi Maiam founder Kamal Haasan to have an open debate with Vanathi Srinivasan, BJP’s candidate for Coimbatore South constituency, after he took on the Centre on issues of development in his campaigns. Haasan is also contesting from this constituency. Addressing the ‘North India Community … Read more

14,000 ‘sexual assault evidence collection’ kits shared with states | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: As part of a series of measures to combat crimes against women through timely investigations, the Bureau of Police Research and Development has so far shared nearly 14,000 sexual assault evidence collection kits at the sub-division level across states, including over 3,000 kits to training centres for orientation on using them effectively. It … Read more

Rahul Gandhi to speak on democracy at virtual event on March 2 | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Congress MP Rahul Gandhi will join Kaushik Basu, Carl Marks Professor of International Studies at Cornell University, in a virtual event on March 2 for an open dialogue on democracy, development, and life in politics, India, and the world. According to the website of the Cornell University, “Rahul Gandhi, member of India’s Parliament … Read more

India’s growth engine to be powered by Assam, North East: PM Modi | India News – Times of India

GUWAHATI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday said that India’s growth engine would be further boosted with the development of Assam and the northeastern region. Addressing a massive public gathering at Silapathar in eastern Assam’s Dhemaji district, the Prime Minister said that the ‘Aatmanirbhar Bharat’ vision would be further strengthened with the ‘Aatmanirbhar Assam’ and … Read more