He lit a billion lives

India, Feb. 15 -- RK Pachauri, former Chairman of The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI), who passed away on February 13, was India's pre-eminent expert on sustainable development, climate change a... Read More

Preventable reality

India, Jan. 22 -- The Astana Club based in Kazakhstan has brought out a useful document which assesses the top 10 risks for Eurasia in 2020. There are contributions from researchers and thinkers from ... Read More

Blowing in the wind

India, Jan. 8 -- India has ambitious plans for investing in wind power. A recent news report indicated that the Government announced its aim to set up 500 gigawatts (GW) of renewable energy capacity b... Read More

Inaction not a solution

India, Dec. 25 -- The year 2019 has seen the spread of massive protests in several parts of the world - extending from Argentina and Chile to Lebanon and Iraq. The mobs indulging in these protests hav... Read More

Unfulfilled goals

India, Dec. 11 -- It was last week that some events and television programmes were organised to mark the 100th birth anniversary of IK Gujral, who served as the 12th Prime Minister of India from April... Read More

Go for regional initiatives

India, Nov. 27 -- There is now heightened awareness on the crucial need for the world to take action against human-induced climate change. This includes initiatives by Governments, businesses, civil s... Read More