‘Landmark day’: PM Modi to perform bhoomi pujan of Gujarat metro projects.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will perform the bhoomi pujan ceremony for the Ahmedabad Metro Rail Project Phase-II and the Surat Metro Rail Project via video-conferencing on Monday."Today is a landmark day for two of Gujarat’s leading urban centres. The Bhoomi Poojan of Surat Metro and Phase-2 of the Ahmedabad Metro would take place at 10:30 AM," PM Modi said in a tweet on Monday.Today is a landmark day for two of Gujarat’s leading urban centres. The Bhoomi Poojan of Surat Metro and Phase-2 of the Ahmedabad...

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Reliance to embed JioMart in WhatsApp within six months.

Billionaire Mukesh Ambani’s Reliance Retail Ltd plans to embed its e-commerce app JioMart into WhatsApp within six months, allowing the 400 million users of India’s most popular messaging service order products without having to leave the app, two officials aware of the development said, requesting anonymity.The integration will allow JioMart catapult its reach across India, allowing Reliance Retail to pose a serious challenge to Flipkart and Amazon’s domination in India’s fast-growing online...

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Ayodhya mosque project kicks off on R-Day with raising flag, planting trees.

Uttar Pradesh Sunni Central Waqf Board (UPSCWB) would mark the formal beginning of the project to construct a mosque on the allocated five acre land in Dhannipur village of Ayodhya with a tree sapling plantation drive and raising of the national flag on this Republic Day following the November 2019 order of the Supreme Court in the Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid case.Officials with the UPSCWB said the plantation drive would be carried out in the green area of the project that would have plants from...

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Major hitch in education as teachers eye vacation.

At a time when the Ministry of Education is still seeking to address the problem of its foreign teachers whose residency has expired, the long mid-year vacation opened the appetite of foreign teachers to travel to their countries, which prompted them to submit applications to obtain ‘exit permits’, which puts the education in front of a new dilemma. In the event that they are unable to return due to the risks of “Corona”; that threatens a safe start to the second semester.The educational...

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New mental health clinics to be opened in all health zones.

‘Work underway for opening 13 new clinics’Director of the Central Department for Primary Healthcare at the Ministry of Health Dr Dina Al- Dhabib affirmed about the expansion of mental health clinics in primary healthcare centers in all health zones soon, reports Al-Anba daily. In a press statement, she revealed that work is underway for the opening of 13 new clinics, which will bring the total number of clinics in mental health centers to 35 in the future after the new clinics are opened. Dr Al-Dhabib...

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Mubarak Hospital set to open 8 physiotherapy, psychiatry clinics.

‘Early cancer detection achieves higher cure rates’Director of Mubarak Al-Kabeer Hospital, Dr. Mahdi Al-Fadhli, announced the hospital next week will open 8 physiotherapy and psychiatry clinics in the hospital next week. Al-Fadhli told Al-Seyassah daily, that the prospective clinics include nursing rooms and auxiliary medical services attachments, pointing out that the work on these clinics was going on for some time and final touches are being given in preparation for their opening next week.Al-Fadhli...

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Dead whale found near Doha Bridge.

The Ministry of Interior, represented by the General Department of Coast Guard and Kuwait Fire Service Directorate (KFSD), the Environment Public Authority (EPA), Public Authority for Agricultural Affairs and Fish Resources (PAAAFR), Kuwait Dive Team, and the Kuwait Ports Authority coordinated to deal with a dead whale of about 20 feet long as soon as a report was received regarding its presence near Doha Bridge, reports Al-Qabas daily.Efforts were exerted by these state authorities to remove the dead...

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First-of-its-kind brain tumor surgery conducted in Kuwait.

In its first attempt, Kuwait conducted a successful surgery to completely remove a tumor in the brain of a 15-year-old girl who was suffering from a tumor called Schwannoma, reports Al-Qabas daily.The surgery took place in Ibn Sina Hospital, and was conducted by Dr. Muhammad Al-Manabri, Dr. Abdullah Al-Shawish and Dr. Darajan Safik, and the anesthesiologist was Dr. Khaled Salah.This tumor grows in the sheaths of nerves in the peripheral nervous system, or the parts of the nervous system that are not in the brain...

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‘Leaves our cultural world poorer’: PM condoles Ustad Ghulam Mustafa Khan’s loss.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday mourned the demise of legendary classical musician Ustad Ghulam Mustafa Khan, who died earlier in the day at his Mumbai residence, as he remembered him as "a doyen of music, a stalwart of creativity"."The passing away of Ustad Ghulam Mustafa Khan Sahab leaves our cultural world poorer. He was a doyen of music, a stalwart of creativity whose works endeared him to people across generations. I have fond memories of interacting with him. Condolences to his family...

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Researchers find how cancer can be killed by body’s own immune system.

A new way to help the body's immune system get past that deception and destroy cancer, has been found by a University of Missouri researcher."Normally, your body's immune cells are constantly on patrol to identify and destroy foreign entities in the body," said Yves Chabu, an assistant professor in the Division of Biological Sciences."Normal cells put up a 'don't-eat-me' molecular flag that is recognized by immune cells, thereby preventing the destruction of normal tissues. But some cancers have...

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