Prasar Bharati has invited EoI for establishing worldwide channel: Govt



Prasar Bharati intends to reinforce its world footprint additional for higher projection of India overseas and has invited expression of curiosity in the direction of consultancy service for offering an in depth undertaking report on institution of a world channel, Rajya Sabha was knowledgeable on Monday.


The expression of curiosity (EOI) was revealed on June 18 with final date for submission being July 29, Union Minister for Data and Broadcasting Anurag Thakur stated in a written reply to a query as as to whether Prasar Bharati is “severely pondering to launch a channel with worldwide presence”.





“Prasar Bharati intends to reinforce its world footprint additional for higher projection

of India overseas and has invited expression of curiosity in the direction of consultancy service for offering detailed undertaking report on institution of a world channel,” the minister stated.


Prasar Bharati, India’s public broadcaster, has been increasing its world outreach although DD India and exterior providers division of All India Radio “with the target to construct bridges of communication with Indians residing overseas and to showcase India’s numerous tradition, values and wealthy heritage to the world”, Thakur stated.

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Macrotech Builders to satisfy Rs 9,000-cr property gross sales goal in FY22



Realty agency Macrotech Builders expects to attain its goal of fifty per cent progress in gross sales bookings this fiscal to Rs 9,000 crore regardless of sluggish housing demand in April-Could in view of second wave of the Covid-19 pandemic, a high firm official stated.


Mumbai-based Macrotech Builders, which markets its properties underneath ‘Lodha’ model, bought listed on the inventory exchanges in April this 12 months after elevating Rs 2500 crore by way of its preliminary public providing (IPO). It is without doubt one of the main actual property agency within the nation.


In an interview with PTI, Macrotech Builders MD and CEO Abhishek Lodha sounded assured of assembly the gross sales bookings steerage of Rs 9,000 crore for the present 2021-22 monetary 12 months as housing demand recovered strongly after nearly a washout in April-Could.


The corporate’s gross sales bookings stood at Rs 5,970 crore final fiscal 12 months.


“Our housing gross sales have been badly impacted throughout April-Could due to the second wave. However, in June, we achieved gross sales bookings of round Rs 650 crore and demand in July can also be good,” he advised

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New Jersey Man Dies Of West Nile Virus, County Officers Report

A person in New Jersey died of West Nile Virus in July. The virus is alleged to be “uncommon” within the state, however its prevalence has been rising just lately.

A resident of Camden County in New Jersey died of West Nile Virus in July, county officers confirmed in an announcement Saturday. The unidentified man, who was in his 60s, was admitted to a neighborhood hospital with signs in step with the virus on July 16. He was later discharged to a neighborhood sub-acute care middle the place he died.

West Nile Virus is uncommon within the state of New Jersey, based on NJ.com. Nonetheless, it does happen.

“West Nile Virus sometimes impacts a small variety of New Jersey residents every year, nonetheless the prevalence of the virus has been rising just lately,” Dr. Paschal Nwako, county well being officer, mentioned in the county assertion. “Our ideas and prayers are with the sufferer and his household. The Camden County Division of Well being is continuous to work with the Mosquito Fee to make sure that further spraying and testing might be carried out within the space.”

West Nile Virus In The U.S.

First showing within the U.S. in 1999,

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