First Of Its Kind(Search results - 12)
Top StoriesJul 12, 2021, 11:11 PM IST
208.6 million Indians undernourished in 2018-2020, says new UN report
A multi-agency United Nations report has said that world hunger and malnutrition levels worsened dramatically last year, a first-of-its-kind global assessment in the pandemic era has revealed.
CoronavirusMay 14, 2021, 7:11 PM IST
How Uttar Pradesh saves 30MT of life-saving oxygen daily
Given the rising demand for oxygen in the second wave of the novel coronavirus, the government launched the digital 'Oxygen Monitoring System for UP' -- the first of its kind in the country. The digital platform allowed officials to track down the real-time location of oxygen tankers so that they could reach the needy in time.
SportsFeb 22, 2021, 6:54 PM IST
Coming soon, a Global Chess League
The sport of chess is played all over the world and originated in India. The nation has produced many grandmasters, including young ones, while Viswanathan Anand is one of the most renowned grandmasters. Meanwhile, Tech Mahindra is launching the Global Chess League.
IndiaOct 31, 2020, 10:03 AM IST
Tyre Park in Kolkata to showcase artworks from scrap materials
The doors of various parks in Kolkata have been closed for a long time due to COVID-19 pandemic. At such a time, West Bengal Transport Corporation came up with a unique tyre park in the city which is the first-of-its-kind in the country.
Coronavirus IndiaSep 7, 2020, 4:13 PM IST
COVID-19 patient airlifted from Kolkata to Chennai in three hours
In the first of its kind, a 58-year-old COVID-19 patient was airlifted from Kolkata to Chennai for treatment. The patient developed complications as his lungs were infected due to COVID-19 infection. The family opted to shift him to MGM hospital through air ambulance with a high-tech ventilator and other emergency equipment.
In three hours, the patient was shifted from Kolkata to MGM hospital in Chennai and zero traffic and green corridor were used to cut through traffic to shift the patient
IndiaJul 7, 2020, 2:34 PM IST
Air Force deploys two choppers to contain locust invasion near Jodhpur
The versatile Mi-17 helicopter was used for spraying in Jodhpur district, making it the first-of-its-kind activity in the history of locust control in India
Coronavirus IndiaJun 12, 2020, 1:34 PM IST
‘Corona Warriors’ honoured with certificates for risking their lives to help migrants during lockdown
The trade organisation that roped volunteers during the coronavirus lockdown to ensure the migrants and work force get two meals a day, were honoured in first of its kind in Bengaluru city
IndiaMay 20, 2020, 6:55 PM IST
Mukesh Ambani’s Reliance Industries’ shares rights issue opens today
Reliance Industries Ltd’s Rs 53,125-crore shares rights issue, the first of its kind in almost 30 years, will open subscription of shareholders on Wednesday and close on June 3.
NEWSSep 19, 2019, 12:47 PM IST
In a first, grandmothers walk the ramp in Bengaluru, steal the show
Mrs India Grandmother was the first of its kind event organised and conceptualised by Sai Entertainment Factory. The beauty pageant for grandmothers had participants aged over 45 and below 70 years
May 5, 2018, 10:20 AM IST
Status and details of election, all a touch away on this APP
The release of an app which gives details of Election, Election Booth and the complete details of the contestants has been made, which also happens to be a first of its kind in the country.