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Today on 21st March, as everyone is happy celebrating Nowruz even google doodle is to the auspicious eve of Nowruz. Nowruz is Iranian new year, and it celebrated globally by the Iranians along with some other etho-linguistic groups. Nowruz is the...
Aviation has a large impact on the environment. Emission of heat, particulates and polluting gases are some of the major problems it causes. These, in turn affect the global temperature. A recent study has concluded that the usage of biofuels...
The National Centre for Antarctic and Ocean Research (NCAOR), Ministry of Earth Sciences, Government of India, organises the Indian Scientific Mission to Antarctica every year and ISRO has been participating for a long time. The NCAOR and the Department of...
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The month of February had several notable events. It has now secured a place in NASA's record books. February 2017 was the second warmest February...
Humans inherit their nose shape from their parents or grandparents, but ultimately, the size and shape of someone’s nose and that of their parents...
Over 4000 resident doctors in Government Hospitals in Maharashtra abstained from duty for the second day today as a part of their protest against attack...
On the occasion of World Sleep Day, doctors at NIMHANS suggest that you check your internet use before bedtime. Here’s why. The use of internet...
SM Krishna, one of the tallest Congress leaders in Karnataka who quit the party after 46 years in January, formally joined the BJP this afternoon at its headquarters in New Delhi. The veteran leader, who had said the Congress did not need him, described the step as "a very important stop in my onward journey". Somanahalli Mallaiah Krishna (born 1...
Twinkle Khanna, produce of Padman says “Menstruation is a taboo not just in our country but all over the world”
Menstruation has always been a taboo not just in India but all over the world. Even in the 21st-century people still are ashamed or feel weird to talk about it. Actor turned writer Twinkle Khanna now the producer for the movie Padman has expressed her views regarding mensuration and periods. In a recent interview with Times of India, Twinkle Khanna said...
SeaWorld San Diego starts a new program, which will entertain as well as educate its visitors. The park's killer whales will no longer be in Shamu-style shows. This new show serves the purpose of educating the younger generation about the orcas. With, Granny, the oldest female orca's death last year, and the death of another orca earlier this week, it is...
The government on Tuesday proposed to make Aadhaar Card mandatory for filing income tax returns and also applying for a Permanent Account Number (PAN). Any application for a Permanent Account Number or PAN, which is a unique ID assigned to each tax payer, will also have to state your Aadhaar or 12-digit unique ID, which is backed by biometrics like...
Mixed drinks have always been a popular way to make a good weekend a great one. Just recently a new mix is getting a lot of attention for its unexpected and dangerous attack on unsuspecting students looking for a good time. Scientists found the brain reacts in similar ways to caffeinated energy drinks, like Red Bull, mixed with alcohol as...
Velai Illa Pattathaari was Dhanush's blockbuster Tamil film which released in 2014. Commonly known as VIP, this comedy-drama film focused on the theme of unemployed graduates in our country. The film featured Dhanush as an unemployed graduate who struggled for four years and overcomed several hurdles before climbing the social ladder. Velai Illa Pattathaari was released on July 18, 2014 and the...
The National Centre for Antarctic and Ocean Research (NCAOR), Ministry of Earth Sciences, Government of India, organises the Indian Scientific Mission to Antarctica every year and ISRO has been participating for a long time. The NCAOR and the Department of Ocean Development select the members for India's Antarctic expeditions.One expedition costs up to ₹200 million (US$3.0 million).The Indian Antarctic program is...
63 million rural Indians do not have access to clean water:’Wild Water’ report:state of the world’s water.
63 million people living in rural India do not have access to clean water, said Wild Water, a report on the state of the world’s water. Despite being one of the fastest growing economies in the world, India continues to face a major challenge of ensuring water security for its growing population. According to the report by WaterAid released on...
The big news of the day came when the RBI declared the merger of all the branches of five associate banks to the parent SBI. “Customers, including depositors of State Bank of Bikaner and Jaipur, State Bank of Hyderabad,State Bank of Mysore,State Bank of Patiala and State Bank of Travancore will be treated as customers of State Bank of India...
NASA always advances itself every single day. Also, each day, its efforts to explore the space, doubles. In one such effort to advance basic and applied research for lunar and planetary science NASA has created the SSERVI. Solar System Exploration Research Virtual Institute (SSERVI), created to advance human exploration of the solar system through scientific discovery, is NASA's major step towards space...