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FICCI’s Business Confidence Survey

FICCI has published its quarterly “Business Confidence Survey”. According to it, Business confidence of Indian companies has come down to its lowest in three quarters in May. In last survey, confidence was at decadal high. Key findings of Survey Business Confidence Index (BCI) declined due to decline in optimism levels of participating companies with respect ..

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Current Affairs – Today’s Headlines: June 1, 2021

Here are Today’s News Headlines by GK Today for June 1, 2021. INDIA – There is digital divide: SC tells Centre on mandatory CoWIN registration for Covid-19 vaccination – SC protects Telugu channels TV5 and ABN from any coercive action by the AP govt. for their reportage of the COVID-19 pandemic – Central Vista essential ..

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AmbiTAG- India’s first indigenous Temperature Data Logger

IIT Ropar has developed “AmbiTAG” which is India’s first indigenous temperature data logger developed for cold chain management. About AmbiTAG AmbiTAG is shaped as USB device. It continuously records temperature of its immediate surroundings. It can detect temperatures “from -40 to +80 degrees” in any time zone for 90 days on a single charge unlike ..

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OECD estimate growth cut of India to 9.9%

Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) has cut India’s growth projection to 9.9 % for Financial Year 2022. In March, it estimated growth to 12.6%. Rate was cut witnessing covid cases lockdowns which have threatened to stall nascent economic recovery of India. Key Points As per OECD, “pandemic can be contained quickly but GDP ..

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What is Superworms?

A businessman from Kuwait, Jassem Buabbas, is breeding “superworms” for animal feed since years. He is now hoping that, superworms will find their way into diets of Gulf citizens. Highlight He places worm-like larvae of the darkling beetle in a small, dark room. Darkling beetle is known for their high protein content. He aims to ..

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