Listen to the youth

India, June 12 -- Jack Andraka was in high school and only 15 when he won the grand prize at the 2012 Intel International Science and Engineering Fair for presenting a method for detecting early stage... Read More

Imaginative policy truths

India, May 29 -- The economic situation across the world is fraught with several uncertainties today, which are clearly the result of a number of political developments that have taken place in recent... Read More

We need disruptive action

India, May 15 -- Several developments in various parts of the world today merit action which deviates from prevailing trends. Often, these are the result of some crisis - anticipated or sudden - and r... Read More

Modernist vanguards

India, May 1 -- Earth Day is celebrated on April 22 each year. But few people understand the conditions under which this major initiative was introduced in 1970 by a visionary leader, US Senator Gaylo... Read More

Leaders with hubris

India, April 17 -- It is significant that many knowledge organisations and institutions in this country prefer to work entirely on their own and seldom join hands across problem areas or sectors, whic... Read More

In the worst of times

India, April 3 -- When Charles Dickens wrote the following lines for his epic creation, A Tale of Two Cities, he obviously gave expression to the state of society as it existed in that period: "It was... Read More

Setback for climate action?

India, March 20 -- The inconclusive vote in the British Parliament on Brexit has brought to the surface serious issues that affect not only the members of the European Union (EU) but hold major implic... Read More