Discovery of two new giant radio galaxies offers fresh insights into the universe

India, Jan. 19 -- They are several billion light years away Two giant radio galaxies have been discovered with South Africa's powerful MeerKAT telescope located in the Karoo region, a semi-arid area ... Read More

The minimum support price conundrum and Indian farming

India, Jan. 19 -- MSP had no legal sanction when it was conceived and can also be challenged now The propaganda minister of Adolf Hitler, Joseph Goebbels, believed that when a lie is told a hundred t... Read More

Gujarat recipients gung-ho on COVID-19 vaccine

India, Jan. 19 -- The state will vaccinate about 440,000 healthcare workers and 355,000 frontline workers in the first round Gujarat started the immunisation drive against the novel coronavirus disea... Read More

The Dangs: How a remote part of Gujarat has suffered over 200 years on forest rights

India, Jan. 19 -- Having suffered under both, the British and post-independence governments, even the Forest Rights Act 2006 has been partially and messily implemented in theDangs Residents of the Da... Read More

Good monsoon pushes up Bihar groundwater level

India, Jan. 19 -- All 38 districts in the state recorded an increase In the last one year, groundwater increased 1.3 metre in Barh block, 2m in Bihta and Bakhtiyarpur blocks and 1m in Patna Sadar blo... Read More

Severe drought in Turkey: Istanbul can run of water in months

India, Jan. 19 -- Several of the city's aquifers have recorded the lowest volumes recorded in 15 years Most of Turkey has been under intense drought from the beginning of the year, after consecutive ... Read More

From antagonist to protagonist: Is POTUS 46 the climate hero we need

India, Jan. 19 -- US must cut emissions faster if Paris Agreement is to keep rolling On January 20, 2021 Joseph Robinette Biden, Jr will be sworn in as the 46th President of the United States (POTUS)... Read More

COVID-19 vaccine hesitancy worries Centre, appeals beneficiaries to shun it

India, Jan. 19 -- 'Covaxin recipients being followed-up with phone calls, Covishield's have to report adverse events on their own' The Union government has appealed to India's healthcare workers (HCW... Read More

Taxonomical tumult: Confusion about animal names hindering fight against wildlife crime

India, Jan. 19 -- India's wildlife law has not incorporated new scientific discoveries and understandings, which is leading to confusion and chaos in wildlife management A unique problem of sorts has... Read More

Government funds are not 'taxpayer money' - media and politicians should stop confusing the two

India, Jan. 18 -- Kowtowing to a myth of 'taxpayer money' may act as a handbrake on decisive action Rhetoric plays an important role in tax debate and therefore tax policy. If your side manages to ga... Read More