Indian-Origin Sridhar Ramaswamy Takes the Reins as CEO of Data Cloud Giant Snowflake: A New Era in Data Cloud Leadership

Sridhar Ramaswamy, an Indian-origin tech leader, has assumed the role of Chief Executive Officer and Board Member at Snowflake, a prominent US-based data cloud company. Ramaswamy expressed gratitude for Slootman’s leadership in establishing Snowflake as a leading cloud data platform over the past 12 years. Having joined Snowflake in May 2023 through the acquisition of Neeva, the world’s first private AI-powered search engine, Ramaswamy has been instrumental in shaping Snowflake’s AI strategy. Slootman voiced confidence in Ramaswamy’s capabilities, citing his visionary approach to technology and proven track record in business…

Tata Institute’s Breakthrough: Rs 100 Tablet Pioneers Cancer Treatment Revolution

The Tata Institute in Mumbai has announced a revolutionary cancer treatment that could potentially transform the landscape of oncology. With just Rs 100, this tablet promises to prevent cancer recurrence and drastically mitigate the debilitating side effects of conventional treatments. Dr. Rajendra Badve, a senior cancer surgeon at Tata Memorial Hospital, elucidated the transformative impact of this tablet in an interview with a broadcasting media. The efficacy of this tablet extends beyond mere prevention, offering promising prospects for the treatment of various cancer types, including pancreatic, lung, and oral cancer. Its…

Mukesh Ambani delights in food brought by villager during ‘Anna Seva’

Preparations for the wedding of the renowned business tycoon Mukesh Ambani and Nita Ambani’s son, Anant Ambani, and his fiancée Radhika Merchant, began months ago. The festivities are set to commence with pre-wedding functions, scheduled from March 1st to March 3rd in Jamnagar. Prior to this, a community meal was organised in Jamnagar, where Radhika and Anant personally served food and interacted with villagers. During the community feast, amidst prayers and blessings for Radhika and Anant, some attendees also presented them with gifts. Amidst this, one individual brought homemade food,…

Equipping Cheetah Mitras: Bicycle distribution to Cheetah Mitras at Sesaipura, Kuno National Park, Madhya Pradesh

Project Cheetah has mobilized the local community and provided them with livelihood options by direct and indirect employment which has resulted in their overwhelming support for cheetah conservation. In order to strengthen community engagement further, Cheetah Mitras, a workforce of more than 350 people drawn from different sections of society from the fringe villages of Kuno, were provided with bicycles by the Union Minister for Environment, Forest and Climate Change, Government of India, Shri Bhupender Yadav and the Chief Minister, Madhya Pradesh, Shri Mohan Yadav in a function on Monday…

Academic and Policy Research to get further boost, RIS will bring forth Ayush Service Sector report soon

The Ministry of Ayush and Research and Information System for Developing Countries, (RIS) New Delhi signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) today at New Delhi. This MoU will bring forth the overview of Ayush Service sector and will serve the continuation of academic cooperation and collaboration with RIS (a Policy Research autonomous institute of Ministry of External Affairs). Secretary Vaidya Rajesh Kotecha signed the MoU on behalf of Ministry of Ayush, whereas Director General Prof Sachin Chturvedi was the signatory on behalf of RIS. This Knowledge Partnership, through this MoU,…

President Droupadi Murmu Embarks on Transformative Four-Day Journey Across Odisha

President Droupadi Murmu’s upcoming four-day odyssey across Odisha promises to bring forth a wave of transformative initiatives, fostering development and cultural preservation in the region. Commencing today, the President’s itinerary is packed with significant engagements aimed at uplifting various sectors and communities across the state. Day One: Laying Foundations and Empowering Communities President Murmu will kick off her visit by laying the foundation stone for the Central Government Holiday Home at Rairangpur, symbolizing the initiation of a project pivotal for tourism and hospitality in the region. Additionally, she will virtually…

Supreme Court’s Rebuke: Patanjali Ayurved and Government Criticized for Misleading Ads

In a scathing rebuke, the Supreme Court of India has chastised Patanjali Ayurved and the central government for disseminating misleading advertisements. The bench, condemned the company’s dissemination of “false” and “misleading” claims about its medicines across electronic and print media, accusing the government of turning a blind eye to the issue. The recent case, brought forth by the Indian Medical Association (IMA), highlighted evidence of misleading advertisements by Patanjali and other ayurvedic medicine companies. The case prompts critical questions about the effective regulation of medical advertisements, the government’s role in…

PM Modi Unveils Ambitious Railway Projects and Textile Event, Envisions ‘New India’ Progress

In a momentous virtual ceremony, Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated a staggering array of over 2,000 railway infrastructure projects.  PM laid the foundation stone for the redevelopment of 554 railway stations under the Amrit Bharat Station Scheme. Addressing the nation virtually, PM Modi expressed confidence in the forthcoming third term of the government. In addition to the railway projects, PM Modi also inaugurated Bharat Tex 2024, a landmark global textile event aimed at showcasing India’s prowess in the textile industry. The multifaceted initiatives inaugurated by PM Modi signify a paradigm…

G-33 Ministerial Statement on Agriculture Trade Negotiations at the 13th WTO Ministerial Conference G-33 Ministerial Meeting, Abu Dhabi, 25 February 2024

The following statement, dated 25 February 2024, is being circulated at the request of the delegation of Indonesia on behalf of the G-33: 1. We, Ministers and Representatives of the G-33 Members, met in Abu Dhabi, the United Arab Emirates, on 25 February 2024, on the sideline of the 13th WTO Ministerial Conference, to exchange views on the state of play of the WTO agriculture trade negotiations, and to deliberate the Group’s priorities on the outcome and the way forward. 2. We recognize the collective responsibility of all WTO Members…

“The Ashwamedha Yagya organized by the Gayatri Parivar has become a grand social campaign”

The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi, today addressed Ashwamedha Yagya organized by the Gayatri Parivar through a video message.  The Prime MInister started with his dilemma to get associated with a ‘Ashwamedh Yagya’ in the light of upcoming elections as that could be misinterpreted.  However, he said, “when I saw the Ashwamedha Yagya to uphold the sentiments of Acharya Shri Ram Sharma and infusing it with new meaning, my doubts melted away” “The Ashwamedha Yagya organized by the Gayatri Parivar has become a grand social campaign,” Prime Minister Modi acknowledged,…