As told to Parliament (March 12, 2020): 6 complaints of tribal eviction

India, March 12 -- All that was discussed in the House through the day The National Commission for Scheduled Tribes (NCST) received six complaints on the eviction of tribals from villages, the Minist... Read More

Coronavirus update: India's tally rises to 74 cases

India, March 12 -- Foreign Minister S Jaishankar said the novel Coronavirus outbreak was "a matter of concern" 74 cases in India: Health Ministry A new novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) case was identifi... Read More

Bird-sized fossil found in Myanmar could be smallest dinosaur: Scientists

India, March 12 -- The study could offer insight into how dinosaurs evolved to be small, according to scientists A group of scientists may have discovered the smallest dinosaur yet. They found the fo... Read More

Coronavirus update: India's total count reaches 60

India, March 11 -- Two persons from Kerala, one each from Rajasthan and Delhi test positive The number of people in India infected by the novel coronavirus (SARS COV-2) rose to 60 on March 11, 2020. ... Read More

Light wavelength can determine plants' greenness: Study

India, March 11 -- Too much exposure to far-red light was harmful to plants, according to the study Light wavelengths can impact how plants develop their chloroplasts - which determine how green the ... Read More

As told to Parliament (March 11, 2020): Govt may change base year for GDP calculations to 2020-21

India, March 11 -- All that was discussed in the House through the day The government is planning to change the base year for Gross Domestic Product (GDP) calculations on constant prices to 2020-21, ... Read More

This winter was United States' 6th warmest: NOAA

India, March 9 -- According to US science agency, December2019-February 2020 was mostly warmer and wetter across contiguous US Some regions in the United States shivered through February 2020 - and s... Read More

Species dependant on snow layer at risk: Study

India, March 9 -- Some animal and plant species are dependant on the snow layer known as 'subnivium' The survival of several species - dependent on layers of snow for sustenance - might become toughe... Read More

Coronavirus may eat into global FDI flow, predicts UNCTAD

India, March 9 -- FDI flows across the world will witness a sharp decline of 5-15 per cent Foreign direct investment (FDI) flows across the world will witness a sharp decline of five to 15 per cent b... Read More

Coronavirus update: 3-yr-old Kerala boy among four tested positive

India, March 9 -- The child arrived at Nedumbassery airport from Italy with his parents on March 7; total number of cases in India at43 Four more positive cases of novel coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2) were... Read More