• Sep
    04

    Shale gas is natural gas that is found trapped within shale formations. The gas from shale formations has become an increasingly important source of natural gas in the US

  • Sep
    02

    The past two weeks had a fair share of interesting news regarding the education sector. One was the anguish expressed by President Pranab Mukherjee over the fact that no

  • Sep
    01

    One of the key dimensions of global competitiveness is the innovation capability of an organisation. This means having an ability not only to harness potential ideas and converting them

  • Aug
    31
    By Sushil Sharma

    Scottish biologist Alexander Fleming invented penicillin in 1928. At the time of its creation he did not have the faintest idea that he was about to create history

  • Aug
    28

    From Beijing to Jakarta, from Manila to Tokyo, east Asian governments worry about the escalating turmoil in West Asia, notably the descent of Iraq, Syria and Libya to failed states

  • Aug
    27
    By Leonid Bershidsky, Bloomberg

    I will miss his sayings but not his policies,” Michael Kellner, a leader of Germany’s Green Party, tweeted upon hearing about Berlin mayor Klaus Wowereit’s decision to resign in December.

  • Aug
    26
    By Ranjanesh Sahai

    Cricket politics and railways —- these perhaps are the most popular topics of unstructured and spontaneous public debate in India. Which is why it came as

  • Aug
    25
    By John Lloyd, Reuters

    She can’t help it. Angela Merkel chancellor of Germany is the most important leader in Europe

  • Aug
    24

    In the mid 1930s, an American journalist asked Bapu if in an independent India, he would impose total prohibition on the sale and consumption of alcohol. Bapu answered emphatically,

  • Aug
    21

    Climate change is already happening; however, surveys conducted in 2008 and 2009 found significant declines in people’s climate change beliefs, risk perceptions, and trust in scientists. According to Anthony