Day June 9, 2020

AspirantWorld One liners : 9th June

( This one-liner is available in youtube – ) • International Advanced Research Centre for Powder Metallurgy and New Materials (ARCI) and MEKINS Industries have jointly developed a UVC-based Cabinet. The device will disinfect non-critical hospital items, laboratory wear,…

Shapes of economic recovery

• Given the weakness of the economy going into the COVID crisis as well as the less than adequate fiscal stimulus, India is likely to end up with an elongated U-shape recovery, although some experts have predicted other shapes of…

Anonymous

• As racial tensions in the US continue to make headlines, the ‘hacktivist’ group Anonymous has been accused of carrying out a cyberattack on the websites of the city of Minneapolis and its police department, making them temporarily inaccessible. About:…

Surgisphere

• Surgisphere Corporation has come under fire in recent days for failing to obtain independent validation for datasets used in two high-profile studies in The Lancet and the New England Journal of Medicine. Both papers are now retracted. Key highlights:…