Current Affairs

How ponds can speed up global warming

Wed 22 Feb 2017

They gradually lose capacity to soak up a type of greenhouse gas and give off even more of another


‘Shoot at sight’ against poachers in Corbett

Wed 22 Feb 2017

Orders were issued after information on movement of suspected poachers in the tiger reserve


Green tea-laced capacitor to power wearable devices

Wed 22 Feb 2017

Its energy densities are enough to operate heart rate monitor


Report faults sedition law, curbs on NGOs

Wed 22 Feb 2017

Speaking of India’s record, Amnesty International said, “Human rights activists and journalists faced intimidation and attacks from both state and non-state actors.”


Report faults sedition law, curbs on NGOs

Wed 22 Feb 2017

Speaking of India’s record, Amnesty International said, “Human rights activists and journalists faced intimidation and attacks from both state and non-state actors.”


Law may make your home appear less hazy

Mon 20 Feb 2017

With States drafting rules for a Real Estate Regulatory Authority, the onus is now on builders to guarantee quality


Urjit Patel takes fresh guard, changes stance

Mon 20 Feb 2017

The RBI’s latest bimonthly policy saw its Governor reassert the central bank’s monetary independence


TRAI seeks views on tariffs’ debate

Sat 18 Feb 2017

Consultation paper follows a decision by CEOs in January


There’s no concept of National Song: SC

Sat 18 Feb 2017

Bench refuses to intervene in plea to frame policy


Return of the woolly mammoth

Sat 18 Feb 2017

Harvard scientists just two years away from creating a hybrid embryo through genetic engineering