GLOBAL SYSTEM INTEGRATOR
HDFC Bank to upgrade credit card systems
The instant card generation will initially be available only for existing customers but is likely to be extended to non-customers later. The new system will allow the users to file disputes by clicking photographs of charge slips and uploading them.
Persistent Systems hold smart school hackathon, may work with Atal Innovation Mission
The event received 100 applications from students in Pu...
What I want from Budget 2020: A robust, primary healthcare system; at-home care integrated with Ayushman Bharat
India currently ranks 184th o...
‘Geriatric Powers’ maintain global status quo: Russia
Dr. Victoria Panova of the BRICS Russia Organising Committee Expert Council told that the fundamental objective of BRICS was a multipolar, multi-civilisational world order revolving around the UN principles. But the western powers, or what she described ‘Geriatric Powers’, are trying to maintain status quo.
IIT Kharagpur develops AI system to read legal judgments
A team of researchers at the premier engineering institute’s Department of Computer Science and Engineering used a novel method to automate the reading of a legal document by using a more evolved Machine Learning technique.
Integrated battle groups concept being given shape in 17 Corps: Army commander
"To meet the current challenges in the northern borders, we are organising ourselves in the form of integrated battle groups," Lt Gen Chauhan, General Officer Commanding-in-Chief, Eastern Command said. "What we are looking at is the organisation of formations which are more deployable, more employable and more capable to perform the tasks," he said.
View: India can become a rule-maker in the global oil trade instead of the rule-taker it is today
India needs to push for a bigger role for its exchanges and currency in the oil trade.
China renews its Belt and Road push for global sway
The latest contracts include a subway system for Serbia; an elevated rail line in Colombia among others.
Global IT spending to reach USD 3.9 trillion in 2020: Gartner
"With the waning of global uncertainties, businesses are redoubling investments in IT as they anticipate revenue growth, but their spending patterns are continually shifting," said John-David Lovelock, distinguished research vice president at Gartner.
Reforms in registration a step towards global standards
The effective date specified in the notification is January 24, 2020.
To tackle low screening rates of cervical cancer, Aindra offers a solution at Rs 200
Offering simple, reliable yet affordable point of care systems for cervical cancer screening is the mission of Bengaluru-based Aindra system. Started in 2012, the deeptech startup's smart AI-enabled screening system, averagely priced between Rs 200-400, detects cervical cancer at an early stage, and at the very point of sample collection.
'India needs to make mental health services a part of its healthcare system'
Budget wishlist: Mental health expert Dr Prakriti Poddar wants the Govt to walk the talk on mental health.
Thomson gets Android license, to make TVs in India
Avneet Singh Marwah, CEO of Super Plastronics which has the brand licensee of Thomson said that the company started importing Andriod TVs in India from China last year and looking at the great response it received, Google has decided to give it the license to manufacture Andriod TVs end to end in India.
Zinier raises $90 mn in funding from ICONIQ Capital, Tiger Global, others
It will also help in expansion into additional industries that rely on field service work for business success as well as partnerships with leading system integrators globally.
Punjab Mandi Board launches an app for procurement
Launching this farmer friendly mobile app, Chairman Mandi Board Laal Singh said that this endeavour would also empower the arthias and general public with the online licensing and the availability of actual rates of fruits and vegetables in ‘Apni Mandis’ from various locations within Punjab.
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