Formula 1 circuit in India to house migrant workers due to lockdown restrictions

Buddh International Circuit, Formula 1 circuit in India

The Buddh International Circuit in India will host migrant workers who have been attempting to shift to their native places from the national capital as economic activities have been stopped because of the 21-day lockdown ordered for containing Covid-19 Coronavirus pandemic. The district magistrate of Gautam Budh Nagar, B N Singh, has invoked special powers under the Disaster Management Act to select […]

Enough stock of petrol, diesel to last lockdown in India, says IOC

Indian Oil Corporation (IOC)

India, the world’s third largest energy consumer, has got enough petrol, diesel and cooking gas (LPG) in stocks to last much beyond the three-week nationwide lockdown as all plants and supply areas are completely operational, Indian Oil Corporation (IOC) Chairman Sanjiv Singh stated. Singh, who continued to supervise the mammoth operations of making sure that fuel reaches everywhere […]

Webasto to reopen headquarters amid spread of coronavirus infections

Webasto

German auto parts provider Webasto on Wednesday will reopen its headquarters close to Munich, it stated on Tuesday after eight of its workers contracted the new coronavirus that is quickly spreading in China and in other parts of the world. The working place, meeting rooms, kitchen facilities, and sanitary facilities were cleaned and disinfected before […]

Brouillette, former Ford lobbyist, confirmed as energy secretary

The U.S. Senate on Monday confirmed Dan Brouillette, a former top lobbyist for Ford Motor who believes fossil fuels can power a large part of world energy requirements for many decades, as President Donald Trump’s second energy secretary. The Republican-controlled Senate verified Brouillette 70-15. Brouillette will take the place of Rick Perry, who stepped down […]

Teenager solves car blind spots by using a webcam and projector

blind spots

As every cyclist is aware, the blind spots caused by a car’s roof pillars can be very dangerous. Although companies are doing some work on various high-tech solutions for this issue, a 14-year-old from Pennsylvania has taken a more low-tech approach to come up with an ingenious fix for the issue. Alaina Gassler of West Grove came up with the […]