• Jan
    12

    Fifteen to twenty years’ span is the time when humans enter their next phase of life, say, from a child to adulthood. This cycle is true for most human

  • Jan
    08

    The last week of December, 2014 and the first week of January this year saw a thick blanket of fog in north India. It is reported from a number

  • Jan
    06

    Humankind has been spending billions of dollars on research to find alternative and renewable sources of energy. We have made great strides in this arena

  • Jan
    04

    In Delhi around December 2012 there happened a brutal incident. Six men gang raped a girl on a bus; but that wasn’t really all

  • Jan
    01

    If one were to characterise the special national identity of Japan in two words, nothing would be more appropriate than “service culture”. The land of the rising sun ranks,

  • Dec
    30

    It is one of the most significant events of 2014. It has influenced geo-politics and impacted the economic scenario planning of every country

  • Dec
    29
    By Clive Crook, Bloomberg

    Last month the Financial Times chose Thomas Piketty’s Capital in the Twenty-First Century, a study of the underlying dynamics of inequality, as its business book of the year. The

  • Dec
    28

    This is the refrain going round the country. January 9 2015 marks the centenary of the return of Mohandas (not Mohanlal) K Gandhi from South Africa

  • Dec
    25

    Climate sensitivity is a metric used to characterise the response of the global climate system to a given forcing (where forcing is defined as the difference of sunlight absorbed by

  • Dec
    24
    By Martin Carnoy, Reuters

    Washington has systematically pushed to ostracise Cuba from the rest of Latin America years after the policy has become anachronistic. By focusing so completely on the “bad” Cuba of