JJMPHonoured to receive scholarship from Banaras Hindu University
Tata Trusts has, over the past few years, changed tack to augment and amplify the impact of its charity interventions. Ratan Tata, Chairman, Tata Trusts, speaks about the path Tata Trusts has taken and the objectives it is pursuing.
… is complementing with my Reading, since I enjoys winter sometimes — especially the flowers.
The flowers are always blooming at this point of time of the year!
I am always enthralled by the fascinating colours that makes the flowers look so beautiful.
Reading and then looking at the creativity of the Great Creator, mesmerizes me and I often thinks how many varieties are still left to be created by Him, as all of these is just a drop of ocean as compared to the entire Universe (where I read somewhere it rains diamonds in Neptune and Uranus).
Just to describe in few words — ‘Unbearable Brightness Of Being!’
Recently the most coveted brand for Motors — Tata Motors was in news, but not for Messi doing the Ad for the firm, rather having a car launched having the same name as one of the most dangerous virus ‘Zika’. It might be a coincidence but would rather be an interesting coincidence though.
After the World Health Organization (WHO) designated the Zika virus and its suspected complications in newborns as a public health emergency of international concern, the Union Health Ministry of India has sounded an alert for Zika and appointed the National Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) as the nodal agency for investigation of any outbreak of the viral infection in India.
About the National Centre for Disease Control:
It is an institute under the Indian Directorate General of Health Services, Ministry of Health and Family Welfare.
It was established in July 1963 for research in epidemiology and control of communicable diseases.
It was previously known as National Institute of Communicable Diseases.
Zika virus disease is an emerging viral disease transmitted through the bite of an infected Aedes mosquito. This is the same mosquito that is known to transmit infections like dengue and chikungunya.
World Health Organisation has reported 22 countries and territories in Americas from where local transmission of Zika virus has been reported.
Microcephaly in the newborn and other neurological syndromes (Guillain Barre Syndrome) have been found temporally associated with Zika virus infection.
Keep Calm and Stay Safe