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MDH Masalas tested positive for Salmonella

This is not the first time that the American regulator has flagged problems of salmonella contamination in MDH products. The USFDA (United States Food and Drug Administration) had detained imports of its spice products in over 20 instances between 2016 and 2018 for this reason. However, “No illnesses have been reported to date in connection with this problem,” according to the announcement posted on …

Indian Industries Science and Technology

Making India 5G Ready?

India’s history with wireless services began early. The first experimental wireless telegraphy links were demonstrated as early as 1902. A Department of Wireless Telegraph was created soon thereafter, and wireless telegraphy came into routine use in Calcutta at Diamond Harbour in 1908. However, we still had to wait for 90 more years for wireless technology. […]

Indian Polity Science and Technology

India and The Time Zone(s)

A proposal for two time zones has come from India’s national timekeeper itself. Scientists at the Council of Scientific & Industrial Research’s National Physical Laboratory (CSIR-NPL) have now argued that IST should be done away with at the Chicken’s Neck. The National Physical Laboratory is the National Metrology Institute of India and a Premier Research […]

Science and Technology

Artificial Intelligence: India

Artificial Intelligence (AI) refers to the ability of machines to perform cognitive tasks like thinking, perceiving, learning, problem solving and decision making. Initially conceived as a technology that could mimic human intelligence, AI has evolved in ways that far exceed its original conception. As AI’s capabilities have dramatically expanded, so have its utility in a […]