November 24, 2012

PE Funds

Equity capital that is not quoted on a public exchange is Private Equity. Private equity funds are investment companies that, as a rule, do not hold publicly-traded securities but

November 24, 2012

Project Saradana

The ground-breaking fibre-optic technology, under a new project Saradana is all set to bring lightning-quick internet speeds, more robust connections and a big increase in network capacity at little

October 1, 2012


The Prime Minister’s Employment Generation Programme (PMEGP) launched during the XI plan by merger of erstwhile Prime Minister’s Rojgar Yojana (PMRY) and Rural Employment Generation Programme (REGP) is expected

September 28, 2012

PEM Fuel Cell

PEM Fuel cell refers to Proton exchange membrane fuel cells. They are also known as Polymer Electrolyte Membrane (PEM) fuel cells. The PEM cells were recently in news for

September 27, 2012

Project Bhavini

Bhavini refers to BHARATIYA NABHIKIYA VIDYUT NIGAM LIMITED. Government of India had accorded administrative approval and financial sanction for setting up of Prototype Fast Breeder Reactor at Kalpakkam in

September 27, 2012

Patua Paintings

The Patua is a community found in West Bengal. Some Patuas are Hindus, while others are Muslims and Buddhists. The paintings tradition of Patuas was started as a village

September 25, 2012

Project Joshua Blue

Project Joshua Blue is a project of IBM, which focuses on advancing the artificial intelligence field by designing and programming computers to emulate human mental functions. Main goal of

September 25, 2012

Potentially Hazardous Asteroids

PHA / PHO PHA refers to Potentially Hazardous Asteroids. The more correct term is Potentially Hazardous Object (PHO). A PHO is near-Earth asteroid or comet with an orbit such

September 24, 2012

Paryavaran Mitra Programme

“Paryavaran Mitra”, one of the largest sustainability and climate change education programmes in the world, was launched on 24 July 2010. Paryavaran Mitra is a programme for students that

September 24, 2012

PTEN gene

PTEN refers to Phosphatase and tensin homolog (PTEN) Protein which is encoded by the gene of a same name. This gene has been a focus of various cancer related