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Transitions and transformers: Reducing fire-risks in urban areas

According to the UN, nearly two-thirds of the global population are set to live in cities by 2050. Coupled with environmental concerns that are pushing trends such as digitalisation and electric vehicle uptake, energy infrastructure operators are faced with a double-sided coin. On one side is smarter, more efficient infrastructure, on the other is higher

Young people voice their needs and aspirations for improved health and rights

Six regional consultations organised by Population Foundation of India & The YP Foundation New Delhi, India [18 March 2019]: Population Foundation of India (PFI) and The YP Foundation (TYPF) organised the sixth regional consultation for young people’s health today in New Delhi. Discussions led by young representatives ranged from issues such as gender-based violence, mental

Trend Micro Report Reveals Mounting Cloud Email Threats to Office 365 Require Second Layer of Defence

Cloud App Security report highlights the dangers of relying solely on built-in email security Bangalore, March 13, 2019: Trend Micro Incorporated (TYO: 4704; TSE: 4704), a global leader in cybersecurity solutions, today announced that its Cloud App Security tool blocked nearly nine million high-risk email threats in 2018 as attackers continued to evolve their tactics, highlighting the

Is twitter followers a mirage ? 30-66% of the twitter followers of celebrities are fake..

New Delhi, February 2019: “Indian Cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar leads the pack with an average of 66.5% fake followers. We are sure even Mr Tendulkar will not be noticing this trend in his following. Prime Minister Narendra Modi has the least of fake followers. The fake follower average for the Prime Minister’s twitter account stood

Empowering Women Must be Economic Priority Number One

Businesses that neglect their most valuable assets lose competitiveness and long-term profitability. The same is true on a larger scale for national economies. So why do we continue to tolerate the enormous, yet preventable waste of human capital caused by gender inequality? Isn’t it time we addressed this question as one of the top international

Magna Carta – pens that will write tomorrow’s charters of rights, liberties and love!

Magna Carta. The Charter that establishes that everyone, including the King, is subject to the Law, that the rights to justice and the right to a fair trial are guaranteed – is one of the most important documents ever written in history. To create a line of writing accessories that bear the Magna Carta name,

Mob Lynching : A social stigma – Dr Leo Cornelio SVD,Archbishop of Bhopal

People around the world are aware that India is a multilingual, multi-religious and multicultural nation. Every citizen has freedom of thought, faith, religion, worship and expression. One of the most important things is that in the cosmic system of India lies the “rule of law”. It is expected that every citizen should not violate the

Emerging “Post-Digital” World Provides New Opportunities for Businesses to Deliver Personalized Realities and Experiences, According to Accenture Technology Vision 2019

Successful businesses will take advantage of new set of technologies but prioritize trust, responsibility, privacy and security BENGALURU; Feb. 7, 2019 – The enterprise is entering a new “post-digital” era, where success will be based on an organization’s ability to master a set of new technologies that can deliver personalized realities and experiences for customers, employees

Corruption Perceptions Index 2018 shows anti-corruption efforts stalled in most countries

Analysis reveals corruption contributing to a global crisis of democracy The 2018 Corruption Perceptions Index (CPI) released today by Transparency International reveals that the continued failure of most countries to significantly control corruption is contributing to a crisis of democracy around the world. “With many democratic institutions under threat across the globe – often by

Disability Inclusion Is ‘Good Business’ Despite Low Awareness

Bolstering disability rights leads to clear returns, agreed panellists from the top echelons of business The case for disability inclusion comes from the head and from the heart, but awareness is inadequate For more information about the Annual Meeting, visit www.weforum.org Davos-Klosters, Switzerland, 25 January 2019 – It is in the interests of corporations and