.Topeka, KS, USA
The power grids in Kansas and Missouri are under the jurisdiction of Evergy (Photo Credit: Representational Image/Unsplash)

  • The initial plan is to block the supply for 30-60 minutes 
  • The Southwest Power Pool classified the crisis as a level three
  • Evergy has also urged the residents of the affected area to limit their use till a resolution is found

.Washington D.C., DC, USA
University of Missouri has reached a settlement with Ashim Mitra, an Indian-origin former professor. (Photo Credit: Pixabay)

  • Ashim Mitra was accused of stealing a student’s research and selling it to a pharmaceutical company
  • In its lawsuit, the university claimed that Mitra had improperly received $1.5 million from the sale
  • He resigned from the UMKC School of Pharmacy in 2019