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Heart Network: A registry that maps heart health data in India

With the aim of improving preventive care for cardiovascular disease in India, Apollo Hospitals and Abbott are working towards building the country’s first cardiac registry.

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Andhra Pradesh: Surge in land rates upsets Kia Motors ecosystem

Billed as one of the largest FDI in the automobile sector, the company had said it would employ 3,000 people and ramp up production in a gradual manner, starting with 100,000 units in the first year in a single shift.

Kia Motors had made a phased investment of over $1 billion for its Anantapur plant News

Dubai woos Indian fintech start-ups with $100 million fund

Dubai Startup Hub, an initiative of Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry, is set to become a global innovation hub for the next generation technologies, wooing entrepreneurs from India with $100 million start-up fintech fun

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Hitwicket: Own a cricket team and win matches on a virtual pitch

The multiplayer mobile cricket esport uses artificial intelligence and machine learning to better its game.

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How NMDC is taking its business to the next level

PSU is executing projects worth Rs 7,000-cr to raise iron ore capacity to 67 MTPA by FY22

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Why Jagan Mohan Reddy’s task will not be easy despite getting huge mandate in Andhra Pradesh

YS Jagan Mohan Reddy has done a walkathon of about 3,648 km padayatra in 14 months, moving with the people and interacting with all sections.

YSR Congress President YS Jaganmohan Reddy with his mother Vijayalaxmi and wife Bharti after landlide victory in state assembly and Lok Sabha elections (PTI photo) News

Adani Ports & SEZ: Tech-driven innovations lead the way

Its tech-driven innovations have seen the Adani Group company become the first port operator in India to log traffic of 200 MT in a fiscal year.

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Clinical trials ready for digital disruption: Head of development IT, Novartis | Interview

Pharma major Novartis is investing in data and digital technologies to explore potential benefits, including developing drugs based on unique biomarkers of patients who are not part of clinical trials.

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Keeping drivers alert and safe with AI-based computing

Edgetensor has developed an edge AI-based solution which can tell whether the driver is tired, drowsy or is distracted by his smartphone

(L-R)Soumitry J Ray and Rajesh Narasimha, co-founders of Edgetensor News

Dr Reddy’s readies plan to scale China operations

The prominent drugs in demand include those for treatment of obesity, diabetes, respiratory illness and cancer.

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IIIT-Hyderabad pilots badminton data analytics prototype

A pilot study was conducted in collaboration with Star Sports, which saw the data going live during the telecast of the Premier Badminton League in January 2019

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RPG’s Seniority to launch private label products by this year

Seniority has received a total funding of $5 million since three years of operation and has an annualized revenue run-rate of over Rs 50 crore.

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Tech to the rescue: IoT solution helps save lives of newborns

The iNICU technology acts as an affordable neonatal bedside safety surveillance system that links diverse bedside medical devices irrespective of the vendor.

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Win for Bayer Monsanto as Bombay HC orders NSL to pay Rs 138 crore dues

Bombay High Court on Wednesday ordered Nuziveedu Seeds to deposit its dues to the innovator company in two weeks.

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Polavaram irrigation project taking shape in the concrete

The statistics that the project—on the Godavari river in the West Godavari and East Godavari districts—throws up are most impressive.

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Jitters for investors! DRL stock tanks on fear of FDA warning letters

Shares of Dr Reddy’s Laboratories (DRL) nosedived nearly 29% on Friday morning on BSE before settling the day 4.21% lower than its previous close at Rs 2,556.9.

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Telangana govt mulls second phase of loan waivers worth Rs 24,000 crore

As part of the poll promise of Telangana Rashtriya Samithi (TRS) in 2014, chief minister K Chandrashekar Rao had waived all kinds of farm loans, which cost the state exchequer Rs 17,000 crore. The process was completed in 201

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SCCL plans Rs 10,000-crore capex, eyes new coal blocks, mines

Public sector coal miner Singareni Collieries Company (SCCL) is planning a capital expenditure (capex) of Rs 10,000 crore to be invested over the next five years.

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Ascendas-Singbridge plans to double commercial office portfolio

Singapore-based Ascendas-Singbridge group, which has developed 11 to 12 parks in India, is on the lookout to buy greenfield land in the country as part of portfolio expansion plan.

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Navayiga Engineering eyes large power, port and highway projects in India, aborad

Having gained expertise from the Polavaram irrigation project in Andhra Pradesh, Navayuga Engineering Company (NECL) is on the lookout for large engineering infrastructure projects within the country and overseas as well.

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Krishnapatnam Port has emerged as largest transhipment port in east coast

The port, in Nellore district of Andhra, has emerged as the largest transshipment port on the east coast

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Open to more PPP projects to boost Indian Railways infrastructure: Vinod Kumar Yadav, New Railway Board chairman

“Infrastructure development has seen a threefold jump with the increase in new lines, doubling, tripling and electrification in the last few years and will be open for more public private partnership (PPP) projects across t

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Insolvency process: Vision India Fund to acquire Deccan Chronicle for Rs 400 crore

Canara Bank, one of the major lenders to the media house, knocked on the NCLT doors in May 2017, seeking insolvency proceedings after DCHL defaulted on its loan.

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Enabling India’s supercomputing plans – Read interview of CEO of Xilinx

California-based semiconductor company Xilinx Inc invented the field-programmable gate array (FPGA) and created the first fabless manufacturing model.

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Gramin Healthcare: Bringing modern medicine to rural India

The Gramin Healthcare card enables patients to get medical consultation with-out worrying about fees

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Kia Motors, Andhra Pradesh sign MoU to build EV infra

The company continues to invest in the development and commercialisation of autonomous driving and eco-friendly vehicles.

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App to help poultry farmers grow biz with intelligent data

US-based Cargill is developing farmer-friendly apps which can digitise manual inputs of farm statistics on a real-time basis.

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