Category: SciTech

Apollo Hospitals celebrates 15 years of bridging the access gap to quality Healthcare

Newsroom24x7 Desk Chennai: ​The Apollo Telemedicine Networking Foundation, a not-for-profit organization offerinLg telemedicine services enabling continuous access to the most sophisticated healthcare support systems, celebrated its 15th anniversary today. Founded in 1999, Apollo Telemedicine Networking Foundation (ATNF) and Apollo Telehealth Services (ATHS) is the largest and oldest multi-speciality telemedicine network in South Asia. Acknowledging telehealth as

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Land acquired for first Biotech Park in J&K

Newsroom24x7 Desk Jammu: About ten acre of land has been acquired for bringing up the first- ever Biotechnology park in the State of Jammu & Kashmir. This land was acquired by Science & Technology Department at Gaati SIDCO Phase-III Industrial Complex in Kathua district (about 10 km from Kathua town on the Jammu-Pathankot National Highway). The

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P5 nations for minimization of Radioactive Emissions from Fission-Based Medical Isotope production

Newsroom24x7 Desk Washington DC: After the conclusion of the Sixth P5 Conference that took place February 4–5, 2015 in London, the People’s Republic of China, France, the Russian Federation, the United Kingdom, and the United States have issued a joint statement asserting all States should ensure minimization of radioactive emissions from fission-based medical isotope production.

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Fertilizer Use to Surpass 200 Million Tonnes in 2018

ROME: Global fertilizer use is likely to rise above 200.5 million tonnes in 2018, 25 percent higher than recorded in 2008. World fertilizer consumption will grow by 1.8% a year through 2018, according to FAO’s new report “World fertilizer trends and outlook to 2018.” At the same time “the global capacity of fertilizer products, intermediates

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Ultra Wide Band systems, modern communication & Indian space scientists

Newsroom24x7 Desk Chandigarh, Feb. 2: Chandigarh, Feb. 2: Ultra Wide Band (UWB) systems, with their main passive components–the antenna and filter–are gaining world-wide popularity in modern communication era, particularly for short and medium range communications. Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Development of North-Eastern Region (DoNER), MoS PMO, Personnel, Public Grievances & Pensions, Atomic

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President, PM Congratulate DRDO on the Successful Test-Firing of Agni-V

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi, Jan. 31:President of India Pranab Mukherjee has congratulated DRDO on the successful test-firing of the third developmental trial of Agni-V surface-to-surface missile. Prime Minister Narendra Modi has also saluted the scientists on the successful test-firing of Agni V missile. The successful test-firing of Agni V from a canister makes the missile

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Madhya Pradesh to develop Smart Cities in PPP mode

Anthony de Sa at International workshop on development of Smart Cities Indore, Jan. 28: Madhya Pradesh Chief Secretary Anthony de Sa has said that cooperation will be sought from the British government, Siemens, Sysco, DFID and other organisations for development of Smart Cities in Madhya Pradesh. Smart Cities will also be developed under PPP mode,

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Superbrain Yoga

Newsroom24x7 Desk Suprebrain Yoga is catching up with the West. It is being projected as an ideal 3-minute training to tune the brain and keep it in shape and good health. it is being promoted as the right exercise to pump up cell and neuron activity in the brain. It has remained a traditional practice, more of a

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“There exists asymmetry in the rate of advance of military versus civil technology”

Newsroom24x7 Reporter Bangalore, Jan. 10: Commodore A Paulraj (Retd), VSM, Padma Bhusan, presently an Emeritus Professor at Stanford University, USA today underlined the existing asymmetry in the rate of advance of military versus civil technology and emphasised how the military needed to keep pace with the rapidly accelerating technology in the areas of biology, robotics,

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