Eminent physicist Soumitro Banerjee of the Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER) in Kolkata, who is a member of the science society, said that pokkali rice had been in the news because of its uniqueness and also because a group of people in Kerala have been trying to revive the cultivation of the rice variety in the State. Dr. Banerjee said that the science society was aware of the problem facing the farmers in the Sundarbans and it was decided that pokkali seeds could be tried out as saltwater incursion had been quite serious in vast areas of the Sundarbans. … [Read more...] about Pokkali rice seedlings travel from Kerala to the Sunderbans
According to the new set of rules for domestic airways during lockdown 4.0 is that the flights can function but only 25 can depart and 25 can arrive. Looks like this decision has sighed relief to many citizens who wanted to travel back to their home town. A while ago, Bollywood actress Radhika Madan has taken to her Instagram to share a picture where she is seen standing outside the Mumbai airport all set to travel back to her hometown Delhi. In the pic, Radhika is seen wearing an all-white ethnic outfit teamed up with the mask, face shield and a pair of gloves as precautionary measures. While sharing the pic the actress captioned it as "Mai aa rahi hu Maa... #homebound #travelsafe #airportlook" Check out the post: On the work front, she was last seen in the recent outing 'Angrezi Medium' alongside Irrfan Khan and Deepak Dobriyal. The film also featured Kareena Kapoor Khan and Dimple Kapadia in key roles. Read Also:Exclusive! Radhika Madan chooses 'La La Land' star Ryan … [Read more...] about Radhika Madan shares a happy picture as she is all set to travel to her hometown Delhi amid lockdown
On Tuesday evening he was at the caravan where he stays through the summer, dressed in a mask, shorts and a T-shirt. He was gathering belongings before heading to stay with his parents, in a city 150 km away, for a week. … [Read more...] about Pandemic at the disco: The Covid-19 outbreak that began in France’s Hacienda bar
"Our aviation and tourism sectors face continued uncertainty in the face of COVID-19... demand for domestic and short-haul international travel is likely to take at least three years to return to pre-COVID levels, which means as a business we must take changes to ensure Virgin Australia Group is successful in this new world," he said. … [Read more...] about Virgin Australia to cut 3,000 jobs as part of relaunch plan
Speaking of AppGallery, HONOR has registered an impressive growth in India. Approximately 95% of the top 160 apps in India are already on board, while 85% of the top 500 apps in India are now available through AppGallery and Petal Search and, is aiming to on-board India’s top 5,000 apps soon. Over 1 million new users joined AppGallery in the last six months, and there were 100+ million downloads of apps from AppGallery in India in the same time period. Yes, there has been a 31% increase in active users in India in the last six months. That is great! … [Read more...] about Smart and sleek, HONOR 9S is the best all-rounder for an entry-level smartphone!