The air pollution in New Delhi has increased to such an extent that it is being compared with that of Beijing, the world's poster child for pollution.
Because of the pollution, the air is so foggy that it even affects the traffic of the India's congested capital. Even trains and flights are delayed or canceled because of the smog.
It was the kids' day out at the on-going Indian Science Congress in Jammu on Tuesday. A day later of overwhelming addresses, the kids, taking part in the five-day session, had a romping time when their most favourite symbol Abdul Kalam tended to them in his matchless style.
Biocon Ltd has entered into a selective permitting concurrence with the US-based Advaxis Inc for co-advancement and commercialisation of ADXS-HPV, a novel tumor immunotherapy for the medicine of human papillomavirus (HPV)-cohorted cervical disease in ladies, for India and key rising markets (EMs).
Researchers will be soon fitting radio collars on snow leopards in the tribal Spiti valley of Himachal Pradesh, intended to gain a better insight into the behavior of the endangered cat.
The snow leopard will soon have satellite-linked collars fitted around their neck. The device will help researchers to keep a watch on every movement of the cat in the forbidden, high altitude mountain ranges.
Bill Gates in the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation's annual letter has talked about a number of issues and has even broken certain myths.
His comments are also included in a blog for the World Economic Forum. Gates, an optimistic philanthropist, has predicted that by 2035, there will be almost no country that will remain stuck in vicious cycle of poverty.
The Auxus Nuclea N2 smartphone is about to be launched by iberry in India, for Rs. 23,990. A limited 10-day introductory offer price of Rs. 19,990 has also been announced by the company for its consumers. However, this offer can only be availed through the company's site.
Ministry officials said, Environment Minister Veerappa Moily has decided not to allow the Vedanta Group to mine the Niyamgiri Hills for bauxite, the raw material that is required for its Rs 4,500-crore alumina plant at Lanjigarh. They added that the decision will be conveyed to the Supreme Court this month.
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