NASA Hi-SEAS Study at Hawaii

Six scientists have entered a dome perched atop a remote volcano in Hawaii where they will spend the next eight months in isolation to...

Life Imprisonment For Food Adulteration Recommended

The Law Commission of India, in its Report No. 264, has recommended life imprisonment for those convicted of manufacturing and selling adulterated food. “After...

UN Launches Refugee and Migrant Response Plan

The United Nations refugee and migration agencies along with a host of partners unveiled a new strategy and appeal to help address the challenges...

2016 The Hottest Year Ever Recorded: WMO Report

The world has just witnessed the hottest year on record, surpassing the exceptionally high temperatures of 2015, the United Nations weather agency World Meteorological...

Budget ‘Halwa’ Ceremony in News

The process of printing documents for the 2017-18 Budget began with the ritual 'halwa ceremony' in Finance Minister Arun Jaitley's presence. FM participated in the...

India Ranked 78th in ‘Global Passport Index’

The latest edition of the world’s most popular Arton Capital’s global ranking ‘Passport Index’ is based on cross-border access of national passports. The Passport Index...

Gambia Declares Emergency

Gambia's President Yahya Jammeh has declared a state of emergency just two days before he is supposed to cede power after losing elections. The long-time...

Raisina Dialogue Held: Outcomes of Second Edition

Prime Minister Narendra Modi inauurated the 2nd Raisina Dialogue with a global audience of over 250 international leaders, representatives and thinkers in New Delhi. Raisina Dialogue is...

Punjab Royals Win Pro Wrestling League

Punjab Royals have bagged the Pro Wrestling League Season 2 title. In the summit clash in New Delhi, the Punjab team beat Haryana Hammers...

Warburg Pincus Buys Stake in PVR Cinemas

Affiliates of Warburg Pincus have acquired an equity stake of approximately 14% in PVR, India’s largest film and retail entertainment company for approximately Rs....