Genome sequencing of all Indian ethnic types completed, clinical applications soon

PRADEEP RANA | NEW DELHI Indian scientists have notched a new milestone with completion of whole genome sequencing of all 1008 diverse Indian ethnics types from different populations across the country. Codenamed IndiGen Genome Project, it aims to development the whole genome data for building the knowhow, baseline date and capacity in the emerging area […]

India, UAE collaboration on Blockchain, Artificial Intelligence to ramp up $20bn

PRADEEP RANA | NEW DELHI Even as experts debate the application of Blockchain, Artificial Intelligence in governance and their potential exploitation, India and UAE have taken a bold step by entering into partnership in these areas which looks to generate an estimated $20bn as economic benefits in next decade. Recognising the importance of UAE as investor […]

Process of important economic decisions will continue: PM

Dahej (Guj): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday asserted that the process of taking “important decisions” regarding the economic reforms will continue. The prime minister’s assertion came at a time when the Opposition parties have been attacking demonetisation and GST rollout. On a day-long visit to Gujarat, Modi also reached out to traders, saying their […]