Harvard University and Boston Children’s Hospital researchers have developed a customizable soft robot that fits around the heart and helps it beat, potentially opening new treatment options for people suffering from heart failure.
Nataraja Chandrasekaran was named the new Chairman of Tata Sons on Thursday, ending three months’ speculation over who would fill in the shoes of Cyrus Mistry, who was unceremoniously removed as the chairman of the prestigious corporate group in October.
Alibaba chairman Jack Ma has made a stupendous promise of creating one million American jobs during his meeting with US president-elect Donald Trump on Monday. This is seen as an attempt to soften Trump who has pledged to take drastic trade action against China accusing it of "stealing American jobs".
Share indices were choppy today, as gains on account of firm global market were offset by concern of a slowdown in India's economic growth, which resurfaced after the Central Statistics Office pegged GDP growth for the current financial year at a three-year low of 7.1%.