Tag Archives: Planning

How India is planning to fight lifestyle diseases

In the early 1990s, when I used to be a health writer, Dr K Srinath Reddy, one of the country’s foremost public health advocates, used to lament the absence of any concern for “lifestyle diseases”, especially those that are diet related and hence reversible, in the public sphere. He would refer wistfully to the Danish model of reducing the burden ... Read More »

Motorola Files Patent for Foldable Smartphone; Microsoft Also Planning One With Three Displays

HIGHLIGHTS Both patents were filed in 2016 Motorola phone to introduce a cover with wireless charging support Microsoft device may have a display right at the hinge as well Folding phones and tablets will likely be the next big thing in the personal tech domain, with manufacturers such as Apple, Samsung, and Huawei all said to be working on their own foldable handsets. Now, ... Read More »

A frugal Christmas is possible if you start planning now

The following tips will help you avoid debt, stress, and poor gift choices. Did you realize it’s only eight months till Christmas Day? I realize that a snowy, cozy Christmas morning is probably not the image you want in your head right now, especially if you’re still waiting for spring to show up, but there is one good reason to ... Read More »

Sony is planning a whole range of robots after its Aibo dog

Aibo is primarily a toy, its artificial-intelligence capabilities and robotic architecture can be used to create machines for various service fields. Photo: AFP Tokyo/San Francisco: The verdict is still out on Sony Corp.’s new pet dog ‘Aibo,’ but that’s not stopping the company from planning a deeper push into robotics. The mechanical mutt, which goes on sale in Japan on Thursday, ... Read More »

HRD Ministry planning special KV like schools for minorities and tribals

Separate schools will soon be established by the Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD) for minorities and tribals on the lines of Kendriya Vidyalayas. These schools will be run by the Central government on KV model and will follow NCERT syllabus. Representative Image Separate schools will soon be established by the Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD) for minorities and ... Read More »

2017 Triumph Bonneville Bobber Test Ride Review

Beautiful design with excellent attention to detail The fact of the matter is – the Triumph Bonneville Bobber looks good, very good. In fact, it looks even better in “flesh and blood” or “metal and oil”, if you will, than in pictures. But how different can a bike get on an engine which is shared with an existing model? And ... Read More »

Planning Well For Your Engineering Career

Engineering is not only a moneymaking profession but it also gives you job satisfaction by furthering your intellectual growth and offering a diverse range of jobs for anyone who is into science. If you are into the trial and error approach and love experiments, then there is place for you in engineering. Similarly, if you are creative and a visionary, ... Read More »