Reading Time: 3 mins A recent survey points out that the women participation in the STEM fields (Science, Technology, Engineering and Medicine) is only around 14%. This suggests that many of our best brains that showed the maximum potential do not pick research as their career.
Reading Time: 3 mins Andhra Pradesh government announced that the State would fully adopt Zero Budget Natural Farming (ZBNF). This is an unprecedented transformation towards sustainable agriculture at such a massive scale. India could consider replicating the model for the country.
Reading Time: 3 mins The Peruvian economist Hernando de Soto has often pointed out that a modern market economy requires a strong system of property rights. It is in this light it is essential to look at the land records management and its digitization in India.
Reading Time: 3 mins In a landmark judgement, the Supreme Court of India ruled that consensual adult gay sex is not a crime because sexual orientation is natural and human being have no control over it.
Reading Time: 3 mins Coastal Economic Zone (CEZ) refers to designated coastal areas with special economic regulations such as tax incentives and lower tariffs to make it friendly for foreign direct investment.
Reading Time: 4 mins Rohingyas are Muslims in Myanmar’s Rakhine state whose origins are believed to be from Bangladesh. They are not recognised by the Myanmar government as an official ethnic group and are therefore denied citizenship…
Reading Time: 2 mins For the first time in history, Indian rupee fallen into a record low of Rs. 70 against USD on 14 August 2018. This sudden depreciation was also seen in other currencies of emerging markets…
Reading Time: 3 mins Oxytocin is also known as the love hormone, is released naturally in human bonding activities
such as childbirth, breastfeeding, and sex. Oxytocin is made in the hypothalamus region of the brain