Human alterations to aquatic ecosystems increase methane emissions

Atmospheric methane has tripled since pre-industrial times. It traps heat far more effectively than carbon dioxide and accounts for 25 percent of atmospheric warming to date, and much of that methane is coming from aquatic ecosystems, with human activities contributing to the emissions levels, a new paper published in Nature Geoscience has found. The global contribution and importance of aquatic ecosystems as methane emitters […]

Flipkart enters into strategic partnership with Adani Group

Flipkart, India’s leading homegrown e-commerce marketplace, on Monday announced a strategic and commercial partnership with the Adani Group, India’s largest multinational infrastructure company. In this two-pronged partnership, Flipkart will work with Adani Logistics Limited, the largest diversified end-to-end logistics service provider in the country and a wholly-owned subsidiary of Adani Ports and Special Economic Zone […]

RMZ Corp and CPP Investments announce commercial real estate development joint venture in India

RMZ Corp, one of Asia’s largest privately-owned real estate owners & developers, and Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (“CPP Investments”) announced today that they have entered into a joint venture to develop and hold commercial office space in Chennai and Hyderabad. CPP Investments will invest Rs 15,000,000,000 (USD 210 million), which will […]

India Makes Sustained Outreach To US Universities To Build Knowledge Partnerships

India, which sends the largest number of STEM students to the United States, is making a sustained outreach with American universities to build knowledge partnerships. As part of this effort to build knowledge partnerships, India’s ambassador to the US Taranjt Singh Sandhu has intensified interactions with US universities. “With over […]

Study discusses impact of chemotherapy on immune cells

The findings of recent research from Queen Mary University of London revealed novel insights into the effects of chemotherapy on the tumour microenvironment (TME). The study, published today in Cancer Immunology Research, a journal of the American Association for Cancer Research, found that chemotherapy enhances the anti-tumour actions of immune cells within […]

JIBS organizes International Scientific Conference on “Mental Health”

Jindal Institute of Behavioural Sciences (JIBS), OP Jindal Global University in collaboration with the Free International University of Moldova organized the International Scientific Conference on “Mental Health, Well-Being and Loneliness during COVID-19” from April 09-10. As the pandemic continues to disrupt the lives of people across the world, the conference aimed to discuss, analyze and suggest ways […]