Still too many children out of the school

According to the 2011 Census, the number of out-of-school children in the 5-17 age the group was 8.4 crore... Read more

Green Shoots of revival

4th summit of the Bay of Bengal Initiative for Multi-Sectoral Technical and Economic Cooperation (BIMSTEC) was held in Kathmandu, Nepal... Read more

Beyond uniformity: on ruling out a uniform civil code

Uniform Civil Code advocates replacing the personal laws based on the scriptures and customs of religious communities in India with a common set of rules governing every citizen... Read more

The nature of the dissent

As dissent provides new knowledge and new ways of understanding the world, it is essential for the mature democracy... Read more

Panel urges plan to save Himalayan springs

NITI Aayog has urged the government to announce a dedicated mission to revive Himalayan springs systems... Read more

71st Session of the WHO Regional Committee for South-East Asia

Recently Union Minister of Health and Family Welfare addressed the ‘71st Session of the WHO Regional Committee for South-East Asia’... Read more

UAE to send two astronauts to space

UAE to become the first Arab country to send an unmanned probe ‘Hope’ to orbit Mars by 2021... Read more

Rapid Trident Military Exercises

Ukraine has launched joint military exercises with the U.S. and a string of other ‘North Atlantic Treaty Organisation (NATO)’ countries... Read more

Microdot Technology to curb vehicle thefts

Delhi government’s Home Department has asked the Delhi Police and the Transport Department to look into the possibility of using microdot technology... Read more