TerraPower – another Bill Gates brainwave

TerraPower will re-use the spent fuel rods with depleted Uranium-238, burnt in conventional light-water reactors. This technology, if perfected, will help the US meet all its fuel needs for the next 120 years using the existing used fuel rods! Terrapower will address the present concerns: chances for human error, long-term storage

Services PMI rises to 7-year high at 57.5 in February 2020

What is Services PMI? The Services PMI is compiled by responses to queries sent to around 400 service sector companies in sectors like transport, consumer segment other than retail, information, communication, finance, insurance, real estate and business services. Survey responses are collected in the second half of each month and indicate

Trump Modi Meet 2020

Trump Modi Meet 2020 https://www.dtnext.in/News/TamilNadu/2020/02/22042052/1216470/TrumpModi-meet-A-golden-opportunity-for-nuke-deal-.vpf Consultant , Automic energy Regulatory Board - Mahadeva iyer's Comment on Face book 

India Manufacturing PMI 2020

What is Purchasing Manager Index - PMI? An indicator of the economic health of the manufacturing sector, the Purchasing Managers' Index is based on five major indicators: new orders, inventory levels, production, supplier deliveries and the employment environment. The headline manufacturing PMI is a composite of five of the survey indices. These

He literally threw money down the toilet

Headquartered in Seattle, Washington, the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation is the largest private foundation in the world. The objective: to help people lead healthy and productive lives. Under the direction of Bill Gates, Melinda Gates and Warren Buffett, the foundation works in 138 countries, mostly developing and under-developed. It started

Global acclaim for HIHI

Last March, Dr Kalpana Sankar, Managing Trustee, Hand in Hand India, received the Princess Sabeeka Bint Ibrahim Al Khalifa Global Award for Women’s Empowerment from the Kingdom of Bahrain and UN Women at the UN headquarters, New York. Almost a year later, Dr Sankar was invited to the Kingdom of Bahrain

Heartful – through meditation and yoga

The Heartfulness Institute of Shri Ram Chandra Mission is a not-for-profit spiritual organisation serving people of all walks of life to teach and empower them with meditation and associated wellness practices free of cost. It claims to have four million-plus meditation practitioners with over 13,000 certified trainers/volunteers in more than

Overwhelming Chinese flavour

AutoExpo 2020 was a lacklustre event with less participation by OEMS. Economic slowdown and Coronavirus threat saw less than usual participation by leading auto manufacturers at the Expo, making this year’s edition not so exciting. The Expo was dominated by electric mobility concepts and vehicles with a lot of Chinese flavour. Maruti