Uv detection machine installed in Mumbai: Man says it works

A Uv detector machine has been installed in the Maharashtra capital Mumbai, in what the city's Mayor says is a major step towards the elimination of the problem.The machine is being used by police and the Public Health Department (PHD) to detect the presence of Uv particles.A source told The Hindu that the machine, called 'Uv Detectors' (UV), has been fitted to five stations in the city, and will...

Why do Indians keep asking for the ‘Indian rupee’ and why are people so obsessed with the rupee?

Indians keep calling the rupees "Indian rupees" because, in reality, the ruah is a global currency and not a national currency.The currency, in fact, was established in India by the British in the 17th century as an equivalent of the U.S. dollar.The rupee is not a global unit of account.In the 21st century, the dollar and the ruhat are the world's major currencies.Indians, on the other hand, use...

India’s biggest real estate firm to join a US investment fund

New York-based real estate company Dhule is to join an investment fund led by hedge fund billionaire Paul Tudor Jones, sources in the United States and India have told Reuters.The investment fund will be led by a top India-based equity investor, said a person familiar with the matter, who asked not to be identified because the matter was private.Dhule, which has a stake in Indian conglomerate...

When will the Mumbai-Sikkim mega bridge come in?

Mumbai: India's mega bridge to link two cities is finally here.It's scheduled to open in 2019 and is the culmination of a massive and complicated project that began with a $3.3 trillion bridge across the Brahmaputra river that was built by then prime minister Manmohan Singh.But it's not the only mega bridge in India.The other two are in Mumbai and Chennai, both in the eastern Indian state of...