03 July 2022

Science and Education

'India will play lead role in fourth industrial revolution' (1)
Special Correspondent HYDERABAD July 03, 2022 00:40 IST Updated: July 03, 2022 00:40 IST India is going to play a lead role in the fourth industrial revolution and the Indian Institute of Technology-Hyderabad (IIT-H) will play a major role in building brand India globally, Union Minister for Education Dharmendra Pradhan said on Saturday. Mr. Pradhan was speaking after laying the foundation stone for B.V.R.
Fossil discovery solves mystery of how pandas became vegetarian (1)
an hour ago An artist's reconstruction of the extinct Panda Ailurarctos that lived about 6 million years ago, with its fossils unearthed near the city of Zhaotong. The discovery of panda fossils in China has helped researchers solve the mystery of how the giant species developed a "false thumb" and became the only dedicated vegetarian in the bear family. Fossils dating back about six million years found in southwest China's
Police say the repeal of Indiana's handgun permit law means someone openly carrying a gun can be on a sidewalk eyeing a school but cops can't legally ask them what they're doing (2)
Hannah Getahun 2022-07-03T01:35:23Z Download the app Getty Images The Indiana State Legislature's repeal of gun permit requirements went into effect Friday. The repeal makes it harder to screen for dangerous individuals with weapons, police say. The law's exceptions include individuals with felonies or restraining orders against them. Listen to The Refresh: Insider's real-time news podcast. Indiana repealed a law requiring handgun owners to carry a permit - and
BJP national executive lauds Agnipath scheme (1)
0:3 HRS IST (Eds: Adds details) Hyderabad, Jul 2 (PTI) The BJP national executive on Saturday lauded the Agnipath military recruitment scheme, which has been panned by the Opposition, and the government's announcement of providing 10 lakh jobs in the next 18 months. Briefing reporters after the party passed a resolution on economy and "garib kalyan sankalp" (resolve for the poor's welfare), Union minister
Odisha Budget bets on High Growth (2)
Pujari said, "As a sign of our economic prosperity, the share of our own revenue in the budget has exceeded the devolution from the Centre by a substantial margin." 03rd July 2022 07:05 AM Finance Minister Niranjan Pujari presenting the digital budget document to Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Saturday.
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