Climate crisis: We are not individuals fighting a faceless system - we are the system that needs to change

India, Jan. 23 -- Our interconnectedness also means that positive behaviours can cascade to influence many others Climate change no longer seems just a future threat. In 2019, major fires in Australi... Read More

Coronavirus continues its march across Asia and the world

India, Jan. 23 -- New cases reported in Saudi Arabia, Singapore and Scotland; three Chinese cities shut to prevent infection from spreading The novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) continued its march acros... Read More

Antibiotic resistance: AMR a health threat in Uganda

India, Jan. 23 -- Worries: Self-medication, antibiotic sales without prescription Joy (not her real name), a resident of Wobulenzi in Luwero district, central Uganda, recently contracted an itchy and... Read More

Davos 2020: Will sweeping protests across the globe lead to a new form of capitalism

India, Jan. 23 -- 'Stakeholder capitalism' may become a buzzword, but will it be a concept that can deliver The World Economic Forum (WEF) is not the place to talk 'poverty', 'social exclusion' or 't... Read More

Budget 2020-21: Will Sitharaman keep aside Rs 1.10 lakh crore to revamp India's discoms

India, Jan. 23 -- Sitharamanmay provide support for Ujjwala beneficiaries forbuyingrefill gas cylinders Reforms in power distribution companies (Discoms) and support for Ujjwala Yojana beneficiaries ... Read More

Renewable energy: It is crucial to honour signed contracts

India, Jan. 23 -- Disregard for power purchase agreements willaffect sector's sustainability Solar and wind energy developers sign a contract with a power purchaser - mostly distribution companies (d... Read More

Investing in Africa's rural youth can work wonders for continent: Report

India, Jan. 22 -- Africa's youth bulge and the fact that most of its people live in rural areas, make this especially important Economic growth has always been a concern for Africa, especially the su... Read More

Antibiotic resistance: Nigeria stares at a major catastrophe

India, Jan. 22 -- Coordinated response is the need of the hour Sadiq Abdullahi sells medicine at Kpana Market in Utako district of Nigeria's capital Abuja. In his 30s, he has been selling drugs in th... Read More

Unemployment will rise by 2.5 million says ILO's World Employment and Social Outlook: 2020

India, Jan. 22 -- Unemployment will rise by 2.5 million says International Labour Organization's World Employment and Social Outlook: 2020 In a new report, International Labour Organization (ILO) sai... Read More

Bats likely source of novel corononavirus: China scientists

India, Jan. 22 -- Death toll rises to 9 in China; first case detected in US; WHO to hold emergency meet The source of the current outbreak of novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) may be a bat, according to ... Read More