Women have played a significant role in drafting the Constitution

“Republic Day is the day when the moral fibre of our country was established. It took Dr.B.R.Ambedkar and 389 people from all religions and regions to sit together for three years and draft the Constitution of India. This included 15 women who played a significant role. Republic Day should not be looked at as aContinue reading “Women have played a significant role in drafting the Constitution”

Farewell Dr.Raja Smarta

As a Product Manager in the Pharma Industry during the 90s, we used to look forward to reading the ‘Interlink’ Letter. This was a booklet with valuable reading material on different topics in the Pharmaceutical and Healthcare Industry. It was published by Dr.Raja Smarta, Founder, and Chairman of Interlink Marketing Consultancy a pioneer in PharmaContinue reading “Farewell Dr.Raja Smarta”

Tamils learning Hindi -National Integration

It was heartening to discover that five Tamil girls in 2nd Year PUC at Parikrma Junior College, Bengaluru, have chosen Hindi as the language in their curriculum. What was even more interesting to note is that the Hindi Teacher Jerome Hemmery is also a Tamilian. This is what I call National Integration and bridging North-SouthContinue reading “Tamils learning Hindi -National Integration”

Donate blankets/curtains

Parikrma Humanity Foundation is moving towards “blended learning” that combines the best of online and offline teaching models. We are converting all classrooms across our 4 schools and junior college – each classroom will be equipped with a mobile projector, a pull-down whiteboard/screen, and curtains on the windows to prevent daytime glare from sunlight. YouContinue reading “Donate blankets/curtains”

Public Awareness Initiative by USV and NDTV

Indian Pharmaceutical company USV has been the reliable healthcare partner with NDTV 24X7 – TV news channel, for the last couple of years, consistently sponsoring the program ‘Beat Diabetes-Myths & Facts’. This public awareness initiative has impacted the public, twice every day, to prevent or control metabolic disorders like diabetes. A large number of PhysiciansContinue reading “Public Awareness Initiative by USV and NDTV”

Partnership and Collaboration to Fight Covid Pandemic

MEDICINES PATENT POOL (MPP), an UN-backed non-profit, works to make medical treatment and technology globally accessible. It has signed an agreement with 130-year-old pharma giant Merck (known as MSD in India) to sub-license the formulation Molnupiravir to manufacture and market in more than 105 countries mostly in Africa and Asia. Molnupiravir was first invented atContinue reading “Partnership and Collaboration to Fight Covid Pandemic”

One Tablet Daily for Healthy Skin, Lustrous Hair and Glossy Nails

Get healthy and flawless Skin with Grape Seed Extract, Betacarotene, Vitamin C, E and Biotin. Get amazing lustrous Hair with Biotin, Cysteine, Iron and Zinc.  Get soft, nice and healthy Nails with Biotin and Selenium. All these micronutrients in just one tablet a day. Vitabiotics Perfectil Skin, Hair & Nails Multivitamin Supplement – 30 TabletsContinue reading “One Tablet Daily for Healthy Skin, Lustrous Hair and Glossy Nails”

What ‘Never Settle’ and ‘CE’ mean in OnePLus Mobiles

The tag line of OnePlus says ‘Never Settle’ which I guess means to keep improving and innovating. I have, however, settled with OnePlus 6 for the last four years. The camera is so good as you see in these pics, which I took at a digital showroom. Now you can buy OnePlus Nord CE 5GContinue reading “What ‘Never Settle’ and ‘CE’ mean in OnePLus Mobiles”

Glucose Monitoring Without Finger Prick

As you can see in the video, the FreeStyle Libre 14-day system has no finger pricks for glucose monitoring. It is an accurate, convenient, and easy way to get glucose readings and trends. Freestyle Libre Flash Glucose Monitoring System (Reader & sensor) comes with two components: 1) compact, lightweight reader which gives you painless one-secondContinue reading “Glucose Monitoring Without Finger Prick”

Healthcare At Your Finger Tips

Steve Jobs had said that a new era is beginning with the biggest innovation of the 21st century at the intersection of Biology and Technology. Tech giant Apple has brought the future of healthcare in our hands. It has provided tools and connected the patients in the hospitals, remotely from outside the hospitals and isContinue reading “Healthcare At Your Finger Tips”