Angry Young Man of the West Died
The Oscar Nominated British Actor Albert Finney died at the age of 82 years. The British stage and Film actor who defined an era’s rage and frustration in dramas of blue-collar realism and social revolt died in London.
Finney's other memorable role includes Winston Churchill in "The Gathering Storm", for which he won a Golden Globe and a Bafta. His big film break came as "angry young man" Arthur Seaton based on Novel.
India lags behind in the moon race
India’s most ambitious lunar probe mission Chandrayaan-2 has been modified once again. This mission of remote sensing has been extended once again. The mission was earlier scheduled in October but now it's extended till December.
This another roadblock is due to technical glitches and has been postponed for the next year.
Chandrayaan-2 is a very Intricated mission as it involves an orbiter, a lander and a rover. The mission planned a soft-landing on the lunar surface of the moon and a rover that will walk and analyse the moon’s surface.
Chennai Police's Mobile App To Trace Stolen Mobiles
Chennai Police Commissioner Dr. AK Vishwanathan and Actor Vijay Setupathi has launched an app "DIGICOP" which can tell a buyer if the mobile phone they have purchased second hand is a stolen mobile or not. The action has been taken to cut down the mobile theft case.
The app has many features like tracing mobile details, lodging complaints, traffic condition and nearby police station. The Chennai Police department is also expecting to add more features to the app in the future.
EDMC & NTPC signed MoU for waste management
The National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the East Delhi Municipal Corporation (EDMC) for the disposal and management of solid waste.
The NTPC will be setting up a new integrated waste management plant which will have a capacity to process 2,000 MT of garbage. The waste management plant will have the ability to use mixed waste and claimed that it will be odorless.
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