November 9 News Roundup | World Cup 2023 updates, UGC guidelines for foreign universities & more
From World Cup 2023 all set to get its 4 semi-finalists to UGC issuing fresh guidelines to foreign universities looking to set up their campuses in India, read to know more about the latest trending news in our November 9 news roundup.
UGC issues new guidelines for foreign universities to set up campuses in India
The University Grants Commission (UGC) has issued a fresh set of guidelines for foreign universities looking to set up campuses in India. One of the major points in the new guidelines is that the said university must be part of the top 500 universities in the global rankings.
40% Indian workers are ready to quit jobs due to poor technology at work, finds report
According to a new report released on Wednesday, nearly 40% of Indian workers are planning to quit their jobs due to poor technology available at work, which hampers productivity. It is noteworthy that insufficient technology was also recently found to cost companies up to six months of working hours.
Due to strong domestic demand, Moody's retains India's growth forecast at 6.7%
Moody's Investors Service has retained India's growth forecast at 6.7%, thanks to persistent domestic demand in the Indian market. The report further stated that boosted GST collection and consumer optimism will help the Indian economy retain its momentum.
World Cup 2023 Points Table: One semi-final spot up for grabs as final round of matches begin
The group stage matches in World Cup 2023 are reaching the business end and one semi-final spot is still there for the taking. New Zealand, Pakistan, and Afghanistan are the three teams in contention to qualify for the last four and take the one remaining spot.
India ends Asian Archery Championship campaign with 7 medals
The Indian contingent finished its Asian Archery Championship campaign in Thailand with a total of 7 medals. On the final day of the competition alone, India bagged three gold medals, one silver medal, and a bronze medal.
37th National Games in Goa to conclude; Maharashtra on top of the medal tally
With a total of 208 medals, which includes 71 Gold medals, Maharashtra has retained the top spot in the 37th National Games medal tally. It is noteworthy that the games will conclude today after two weeks of fierce competition between top athletes from across the country.
ISRO's Aditya-L1 mission: HEL1OS captures first High-Energy X-ray glimpse of Solar Flares
In new updates on ISRO's Aditya-L1 mission, the HEL1OS has successfully captured the very first x-ray glimpses of solar flares on its journey to the Lagrange 1 point. It is noteworthy that the data from HEL1OS allows researchers to closely study explosive energy.
Stay tuned for more updates from across the country and follow-ups on these stories.