Category Archives: International

Gravitational Waves: All you want to Know

  Last week Scientists have declared that for the first time they have detected gravitational waves, ripples in space and time hypothesized by physicist Albert Einstein a century ago, in…

The Importance Of Agni-V to India’s Security

    The fourth Agni-V test is scheduled to be conducted during the month of February 2016. This will be the second canister launch. Agni-V will be ready for induction…

China’s economic slowdown threatens African progress

  Africa’s prosperity increasingly depends on China. Given recent signs of a slowdown in the world’s largest economy, Africa’s short- and long-term outlooks seem precarious. The latest sign arrived on…

India’s generic drug wars

By Maha Rafi Atal India makes lifesaving medicine that Africa can afford — and US pressure mustn’t cripple that, says Maha Rafi Atal. Aaron Motsoaledi, South Africa’s health minister, recently…

Astrosat: India Eyeing Deep Space !!

  Author: Parveen Kaswan ( He is an Aerospace Engineer and holds a Masters Degree in Engineering Designs from Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore.) It is said that astronomy is as old…

1965 Indo-Pak War: Who won ?

  This year is the 50th anniversary of 1965 war. And interestingly both countries are celebrating it as a victory for them. Many intellectuals are taking neutral position on the…

Nepal Constitution: Summary

  The preamble envisages establishment of sustainable peace, good governance, development and prosperity in a federal democratic republic. However, under Article 274, nothing except the sovereignty, territorial integrity and independence…

Visa on arrival and e-Visa : Explained

    Can an Indian passport holder travel to 58 countries without Visa ?? Recently a news has been circulated that Indian Passport holder can travel some 58 countries without…

Greece Debt Crisis: Explained

    How did Greece get to this point? Greece became the epicenter of Europe’s debt crisis after Wall Street imploded in 2008. With global financial markets still reeling, Greece…

International Women’s Day : Historical Perspective

  International Women’s Day has been observed since in the early 1900′s, a time of great expansion and turbulence in the industrialized world that saw booming population growth and the…