Current Affairs

Wind tariffs at a low of Rs. 3.46 per unit

Sat 25 Feb 2017

The price realised at the maiden auction for wind projects follows the historically low solar tariffs


‘Bad bank’ to help speed up stressed-assets resolution: Fitch

Sat 25 Feb 2017

It may simultaneously require a bank recapitalisation plan


Note ban sucked cash like vacuum cleaner: IMF

Sat 25 Feb 2017

Fund cautions authorities on potential build up in banks’ non-performing assets


Tough taking food to firefighters

Sat 25 Feb 2017

Forest Department grappling with logistics in Bandipur National Park


Arctic vault receives new seed deposits

Sat 25 Feb 2017

50,000 samples, including from India, to play a role in developing climate-resilient crops


Penguins lived alongside dinosaurs

Sat 25 Feb 2017

Amateur fossil hunter finds giant foot-bone near Waipara River in New Zealand


India building a supercomputer juggernaut

Sat 25 Feb 2017

The as-yet-unnamed giant could win a spot in the top ten global list, and improve weather forecasting


Nine men acquitted in Noida gangrape case

Sat 25 Feb 2017

Court slams botched police probe


Rare luminous nebula poses cosmic puzzle

Sat 25 Feb 2017

A nebula is a huge blob of gas surrounding and extending between galaxies.  


Centre doubles solar park capacity to 40,000 MW

Thu 23 Feb 2017

Fifty more parks will be set up at a cost of Rs. 8,100 crore