Human Development Report 2014 takes the temperature on humanity

  Although poverty is declining overall, almost 800 million people are at risk of falling back into poverty if setbacks occur. Nearly 1.5 billion people in 91 developing countries are…

El-Nino, La-Nino and their Effects

  By: Mohit Diwan   What is El-Nino? El Nino means The Little Boy and is often called “a warm event”. El Nino is an oscillation of the ocean-atmosphere system in…

Income Through Launching of Satellite

  The Government is generating income through various satellite launch missions by providing services, on commercial basis, through Antrix Corporation Limited (Antrix), the commercial arm of Indian Space Research Organisation…

Status of Indigenous Research and Development

  Government is vigorously pursuing indigenous Research and Development (R&D) in various areas of Science and Technology (S&T) in the country. This has resulted a strong independent base in R&D…

India, the First Nation to ratify Marrakesh Treaty

  India becomes the first country to ratify the Marrakesh Treaty. Ratification of the Treaty will facilitate import of accessible format copies from the member states by the Indian authorized…

Summary of Economic Survey 2013-14

  The Economic Survey 2013-14, presented in the Lok Sabha by the Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, has noted that as India had a large trade deficit in the first…

Railway Budget 2014 -15 : Summary

  In his maiden budget, Railway Minister Sadananda Gowda said the bulk of future railway projects will be financed through public-private partnerships and his ministry would seek cabinet approval for allowing foreign direct…

Special Drawing Rights (SDRs): How it Works ??

  The SDR is an international reserve asset, created by the IMF in 1969 to supplement its member countries’ official reserves. Its value is based on a basket of four…

From an Idea to the Finest Reality : Indian Institute of Science

  A story about the finest Education Institute of India from its establishment to current status, a worth read and share !! Indian Institute of Science (Bangalore) is truly the…

Centre – State financial relation & Special Category Status: Decoded

  Author: Suchak Patel  In any Federal structure, well defined state central financial relation between state and centre is necessary for the smooth working of whole political system. As a…