Alarming Heat Wave Effect in the City

Increasing infrastructural and construction projects around Bengaluru cause a rise in temperature. The city of Bengaluru is experiencing disturbances in the weather pattern due to the rise of construction, resulting in an unpredictable heat wave. In recent years, the city has witnessed a massive growth in its infrastructure. Development always has a negative as well […]

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A Health Society for the Tribes and the poor

Swasthya Swaraj Society aims at making health and education a reality for the poorest and the unreached. By Surbhi Jain Bengaluru, Jan. 24, 2019. Started by Dr. Aquinas Edasserya at  St. John’s Hospital, Bengaluru, Swasthya Swaraj Society (SSS), is a secular non-profit organization, that is involved in setting up model community health programmes in tribal areas […]

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Electric Autos not Popular in Bangalore

Auto drivers should change their existing autos for either diesel four-stroke vehicles, or a Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) model, of finally, electric autos, or e-autos. By Aiswarya Sriram Bangalore, Jan. 24, 2019 E-autos are not hitting the road even after their launch in 2017. The reason is that auto drivers are not ready to shift. […]

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Quality and Efficiency Needed for Animal Birth Control

Fall in the number of stray dog sterilization continues to impeach the quality of the programme By Saloni Arora Bengaluru, Jan. 24, 2019. Citizens for Animal Birth Control (CABC) activists have filed a petition demanding the Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) to strengthen their Animal Birth Control (ABC) programme, following a drop in numbers of […]

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Will Electric Buses take over?

Concession Aims to Introduce Electric Buses By SA Gayatri Bangalore, Jan. 24, 2019. The National Institute of Transforming India (NITI) Aayog scheme has issued a model concession agreement for Public-Private Partnership (PPP) aimed at the operation and maintenance of electric buses in cities across India, hopefully at some point in 2019. This model concession agreement […]

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New Apps Guarantee Better Maternal Healthcare

Artificial Intelligence to reduce maternal mortality rates (MMR) in India. A med-tech start-up in Bangalore has introduced two projects to revolutionize the healthcare sector. JioVio, a Singapore-based company aims to improve maternal health in India. Their two projects, “Allomom” and “Savemom” are the latest innovative applications of Artificial Intelligence (AI). Using AI as a medium, […]

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