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Technology should be self-sufficient to support local needs: Experts

Technology should be self-sufficient to support local needs: Experts

PUNE: The 32nd national convention of electrical engineers and national seminar on “sustainable Development in Indian Power sector for the next decade” was inaugurated by vice-chancellor of Dr Babasaheb Ambedkar Technological University V G Gaikar at the Institution of Engineers (India), Pune local centre. Speaking on the occasion, Gaikar said, “Electricity has become an inseparable [...]

November 14, 2016 Saheli Technology Comments Off on Technology should be self-sufficient to support local needs: Experts

Singapore says unclear if local Zika strain causes birth defects

Singapore says unclear if local Zika strain causes birth defects

Singapore said on Thursday it did not know if the Zika virus detected in the country could cause the same birth defects and other disorders linked to an outbreak in Latin America. A DNA analysis of the mosquito-borne virus, which has infected almost 300 people in Singapore, including two pregnant women, revealed slight differences between [...]

September 8, 2016 Saheli Health Comments Off on Singapore says unclear if local Zika strain causes birth defects

Banks abandon the Caribbean, local bitcoin exchange experiences 33% increase in users every month since February

Banks abandon the Caribbean, local bitcoin exchange experiences 33% increase in users every month since February

Smaller, poorer countries are being abandoned by big banks in an exodus commonly referred to as “de-risking” or “de-banking.” In the Caribbean, where many small countries with poorer populations reside close to each other, the problem is getting so bad that local businesses regularly have a hard time receiving remittances and paying suppliers outside of [...]

August 6, 2016 Saheli Real Estate Comments Off on Banks abandon the Caribbean, local bitcoin exchange experiences 33% increase in users every month since February

Local transmission of Zika confirmed in South Florida

Local transmission of Zika confirmed in South Florida

The Florida Department of Health confirmed four cases ofZika virus in Miami-Dade and Broward counties have a “high likelihood” of being locally transmitted. Health officials believe the virus was acquired in a one-mile area of Miami, though no mosquitoes the department has trapped have tested positive for Zika yet, according to a press release. ADVERTISEMENT [...]

August 1, 2016 Saheli Health Comments Off on Local transmission of Zika confirmed in South Florida

Teen, mother gangraped in Bulandshahr: Three men held, local gang blamed

Teen, mother gangraped in Bulandshahr: Three men held, local gang blamed

The number of potential heirs seeking millions from the vast estate of late musician Prince was cut down by a judge Friday, from nearly 30 down to just a handful. In a 19-page ruling Friday, Carver County, Minn., Judge Kevin W. Eide whittled down the list — which included numerous purported relatives claiming a legal [...]

August 1, 2016 Saheli News Comments Off on Teen, mother gangraped in Bulandshahr: Three men held, local gang blamed

Small businesses shake up the mix at local malls

Small businesses shake up the mix at local malls

When a 4,000-square-foot space opened up at Town Center Corte Madera, an open-air shopping center near San Francisco, Colliers International had a choice. The brokerage firm could seek out another large tenant to fill the space, or divide it into two less-expensive locations that would be friendlier to small businesses. After parsing through sales data [...]

June 22, 2016 Saheli Real Estate Comments Off on Small businesses shake up the mix at local malls

Local Bank Attracts First-Time Home Buyers With a Simple Perk: 1% Student Loans

Local Bank Attracts First-Time Home Buyers With a Simple Perk: 1% Student Loans

For young people looking to buy their first homes, there’s a big obstacle: student loan debt. It’s not holding back everyone, but debt obligations have a huge impact on the mortgage approval process, not to mention the ability to save for a down payment and other home-buying costs. One bank decided it would shake up [...]

March 31, 2016 Saheli Real Estate Comments Off on Local Bank Attracts First-Time Home Buyers With a Simple Perk: 1% Student Loans