• Jan
    22

    On June 15, three months after the NATO bombing of Libya began, the African Union pr­e­sented to the UN Security Co­uncil the African position on the attack — in reality,

  • Jan
    20

    India’s aviation sector, characterised by the country’s two leading airlines, has hit a deep air pocket generated by internal financial turbulence. State-owned Air India and the Vijay Mallya-controlled Kingfisher

  • Jan
    19

    The year 2012-13 represents the centenary year of the Indian Science Co­n­gress Association (ISCA). Prime minister Manmohan Singh will be chairing the centenary meeting of the ISCA in Kolkata

  • Jan
    18

    Around 500,000 applicants appeared for IIT-JEE in 2011 with a dream of securing one of the 10,000 coveted spots in an Indian Institute of Technology. One in 50

  • Jan
    17

    We have been struggling, wi­t­hout much s­u­­c­cess, to promote the use of technology in classroom education, from primary to higher education. In early 90s the arguments were focused on

  • Jan
    15

    Speaking at the recently held Pravasi Bharatiya Divas in Jaipur, prime minister Manmohan Sin­gh lamented the fact that India had slipped behind in the critical research and development sector and

  • Jan
    13

    Every age has so­mething that defines itself something that it possesses setting it apart from its predecessors. But ask a person to define himself/ herself off-hand and

  • Jan
    12

    The Chinese and the Koreans celebrate their new ye­ar not according to the western calendar. They follow the lunar-so­l­ar year

  • Jan
    11

    So India Against Co­r­ruption (IAC) led by Anna Hazare has fin­a­lly been brought d­o­wn to earth by the e­x­posure of its many hy­po­cr­i­sies and a serious erosion of pu­blic

  • Jan
    10

    We have spent much of 2011 trying to install an omnipotent Ombudsperson. We did not succeed