India’s Electronic Goods Exports Surge in June, Boosted by Production Incentives

India’s Electronic Goods Exports Surge in June, Boosted by Production Incentives

Jul 16, 2024

India’s exports of electronic goods showed a strong performance in June, recording a 16.91% increase compared to the same period last year. The Ministry of Commerce and Industry reported that exports rose from $2.42 billion in June 2023 to $2.82 billion in June

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World Population Day 2024 Reflects on India’s Historic Demographic Shift

World Population Day 2024 Reflects on India’s Historic Demographic Shift

Jul 11, 2024

As the world marks World Population Day on July 11, 2024, a significant demographic milestone has been reached: India has surpassed China to become the world’s most populous country. According to recent estimates by the United Nations, India’s population now stands at approximately

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Meet Chris Espinosa; The Longest-Serving Apple Employee

Meet Chris Espinosa; The Longest-Serving Apple Employee

Jul 9, 2024

In an exclusive interview with TechInsight, Chris Espinosa, Apple’s longest-serving employee, reminisced on his remarkable journey spanning more than four decades at the iconic tech company. Joining Apple as a 14-year-old part-timer in 1976, Espinosa played a pivotal role in the early days

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Australia Implements Significant Increase in Student Visa Fees Amidst Migration Strategy

Australia Implements Significant Increase in Student Visa Fees Amidst Migration Strategy

Jul 5, 2024

In a move aimed at managing record migration levels and enhancing the student visa system, the Australian Government has rolled out substantial fee hikes for international students. Effective from 1 July 2024, the application fee for Subclass 500 visas has skyrocketed to AUS$1,600,

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UPI Payments to Launch in UAE, Facilitating Indian Travelers

UPI Payments to Launch in UAE, Facilitating Indian Travelers

Jul 4, 2024

In a significant move towards globalizing India’s digital payment platform, UPI (Unified Payments Interface) will soon be available in the UAE. NPCI International Payments Limited has forged a partnership with Network International, a prominent digital commerce company in the Middle East and Africa,

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ICICI Bank Launches Sapphiro Forex Card for Students Heading Abroad

ICICI Bank Launches Sapphiro Forex Card for Students Heading Abroad

Jul 3, 2024

ICICI Bank has introduced the Sapphiro Forex Card, designed specifically for students heading abroad for higher education. This prepaid card, in collaboration with Visa, aims to streamline education-related expenses such as admission fees, course fees, and everyday costs like travel, dining, and groceries.

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Indian Citizens to Fly on Blue Origin’s spaceflight program

Indian Citizens to Fly on Blue Origin’s spaceflight program

Jul 2, 2024

In a significant stride towards democratizing space exploration, the US-based Space Exploration and Research Agency (SERA), in collaboration with Jeff Bezos funded Blue Origin, has welcomed India as a partner nation in their innovative human spaceflight program. This initiative aims to provide citizens

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WhatsApp Empowers Indian MSMEs with New Business Solutions

WhatsApp Empowers Indian MSMEs with New Business Solutions

Jul 1, 2024

In a strategic move aimed at bolstering India’s Micro, Small, and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs), WhatsApp is set to roll out enhanced features through its ‘small business app’. This initiative seeks to provide comprehensive solutions tailored for smaller enterprises, catering to their diverse operational

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Kerala Government to Provide Cancer and Immunosuppressant Drugs at Zero-Profit Price

Kerala Government to Provide Cancer and Immunosuppressant Drugs at Zero-Profit Price

Jun 29, 2024

In a groundbreaking move aimed at reducing healthcare costs for its citizens, the Kerala State government has announced plans to make expensive cancer drugs and immunosuppressants available at zero-profit prices. This initiative, set to commence in July, targets a significant reduction in out-of-pocket

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ISRO Successfully Completes Third Reusable Launch Vehicle Landing Experiment

ISRO Successfully Completes Third Reusable Launch Vehicle Landing Experiment

Jun 24, 2024

Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) achieved a significant milestone on June 23 with the successful completion of the third Reusable Launch Vehicle Landing Experiment (RLV LEX-03) at the Aeronautical Test Range (ATR) in Chitradurga, Karnataka. This marks the culmination of a series of

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