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Biotech Startup Pandorum Raises $3.2 Mn In Series A Funding

Biotech Startup Pandorum Raises $3.2 Mn In Series A Funding

The Bangalore-based bio-tech startup, raises ₹21 Cr from Binny Bansal, Indian Angel Network (IAN) and other HNIs in a Series A round. The Company aims to make personalised human organs like lungs, liver, kidney, and pancreas on demand. At present, it is working on bio engineering human cornea for implants.
ISRO gears up to launch military satellites

ISRO gears up to launch military satellites

The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) will launch a number of satellites in the coming months. Some of these satellites will have strategic importance as they will be used by the military to keep an eye on the movements of India's hostile neighbours. In September, ISRO will launch a satellite, Gsat-7A, for the Indian Air Force for surveillance purpose.
Gujarat woman’s 1,100-km walk to Delhi

Gujarat woman’s 1,100-km walk to Delhi

In a step towards reducing the plastic burden of the country, Rajeshwari Singh, a 32-year-old woman from Vadodara, Gujarat has embarked on a 1,100-km walk from her city to the national capital on Sunday. The beginning of a long and arduous journey of Singh coincided with the Earth Day 2018 which was observed across the globe on Sunday.

Shiv Sena leader shot dead in Mumbai

Shiv Sena leader shot dead in Mumbai

Two bike borne men shot dead a Shiv Sena leader on Sunday night. Sanjay Sawant who was the Deputy Shakha Pramukh was shot dead at around 9.30 pm in Gokul Nagar on Akurli road in Kandivili (East). "Four rounds were fired at Sawant, who collapsed on the ground. He was taken to Shatabdi hospital but was declared brought dead," said a police officer.