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Pursuing a Career in Engineering: A Guide

One of the puzzles that people are left to begin figuring out from a young age is what they want to be when they grow up. While some are able to quickly figure this out, some wander through life never discovering their dream career. The reality is that there is no precise formula that will

Geoengineering versus a volcano

Washington, DC— Major volcanic eruptions spew ash particles into the atmosphere, which reflect some of the Sun’s radiation back into space and cool the planet. But could this effect be intentionally recreated to fight climate change? A new paper in Geophysical Research Letters investigates. Solar geoengineering is a theoretical approach to curbing the effects of

Emerging Tech could reshape Future of Work with Human-Machine Partnerships – Dell Technologies Report

Changes to work and learning in 2030 will create more equitable workplaces for people throughout the world New Delhi, India – 30th July/ August, 2019 By 2030, there will be three shifts that will help shape a more inclusive, empowering and rewarding work environment Majority of Indian business leaders expect emerging technologies to improve workforce


“NASSCOM believes that the recent proposal of the Inter-ministerial Committee of the Government to ban all cryptocurrencies barring those that are backed by the Government, is not the most constructive measure. Instead, the government should work towards developing a risk-based framework to regulate and monitor cryptocurrencies and tokens. A ban would inhibit new applications and

Calcutta boy gets rare innovation award

Smogathon is an initiative aiming to fight the smog with innovations and technology. “Over 92% of the world’s population inhales unhealthy air and over seven million people worldwide die prematurely every year because of smog. It needs to stop and we look for a hero, who could solve the problem of air pollution” says the entity’s


26th  July 2019 , Roorkee: On 26th July 2019, IIT Roorkee signed an MoU with  Madhya Pradesh Rural Road Academy located at Bhopal, with a view to strengthen mutual cooperation and collaboration in the area of road network planning, design, construction and operation. This collaboration will be a step forward in the direction of academia

5 Strategies to Increase Your Company’s Profit Margin

Business owners must constantly look for profit-making opportunities, which can help them to secure their finances, grow their team, and enjoy longevity in an industry. Rather than relying on new customers to make their way to your business, you must aim to boost your cash flow and lower your overheads, which could help you to

June 2019 crude steel production

26 July 2019 Brussels, Belgium World crude steel production for the 64 countries reporting to the World Steel Association (worldsteel) was 159.0 million tonnes (Mt) in June 2019, a 4.6% increase compared to June 2018. World crude steel production was 925.1 Mt in the first six months of 2019, up by 4.9% compared to the same

Messe Frankfurt acquires license to organise Busworld in India

India is on an ambitious journey to electrify 30% of its vehicle fleets by 2030 as proposed by government think tank NITI Aayog. The central government in India is working with state transport departments for the deployment of 5,000 electric buses. Against this optimistic background, Messe Frankfurt Trade Fairs India Pvt Ltd, the Indian subsidiary of

Sands Macao Fashion Week Returns from Oct. 17-23, 2019

Celebration of fashion to feature gala event, shows, promotions, and local designer showcases aimed at the industry and public (Macao, July 23, 2019) – Sands Resorts Macao will host the third annual Sands Macao Fashion Week (SMFW19) from Oct. 17to 23, 2019, with a week of innovative fashion shows, exhibitions and promotions. The event is