RED TAPE, BUDGET uncertainties and lack of political will. If one had to choose the top contenders from a long list of problems that plague government infrastructure projects in India, these three would undoubtedly make the c
THE IDEA OF a circus being a source of employment might not appeal to many at first. But when you factor in the million of tourists that visit India and what circus means to them, then this idea starts to make sense.
Every approach, every distant reach into space is a result of years of hard work. The Indian Space Research Organisation, or ISRO, has been India's flagbearer in the global space exploration community.
An orphanage-cum-rescue centre for young animals, a digital snake database and a photography competition for the best ‘comic’ animal picture... Here are some wildlife heroes who are going about animal conservation in a un
In the aftermath of Cyclone Vardah, a leading insurance company in Chennai decided to go for an unusual method to vet some damage claims for insurance by an information technology park near the city’s coast.
Studies, in fact, reveal that gut bacteria play a much more important role than mere digestion. From metabolism and immunity to obesity and diabetes, how healthy we are depends to a large extent on these bacteria found in our
If you thought a smartphone camera was good enough to only click selfies, think again. From sensing food quality to screening for anaemia, there’s much more to the new-age smartphone camera than meets the eye.
Cockroach milk, algae, cactus and jellyfish might not be your common supermarket shelf dwellers, but are potential foods of the future. In a planet with fast-dwindling resources, they could be the next nutrition providers
In this cricket-crazy country, it’s suddenly the less popular sports like wrestling, mixed martial arts and badminton that are in focus, thanks to Olympic victories and cinematic endeavours. We find out if all this attentio