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Types of Pollution

Different Types of Pollution Pollution can be classified mainly on the basis of (i) Environment (water, soil, and air etc.); and (ii) Pollutants (lead, carbon-dioxide, solid wastes...

National Biopharma  Mission

National Biopharma Mission was recently launched by the government to give a  boost to the biopharmaceutical sector of the country.It is under the aegis...

All About G-20

G-20 was constituted in 1999 with a view to bring together industrialized and developing economies to discuss major issues in the world economy. It is...

Committees on Various Sectors in Economy

The Government of India has appointed a number of committees, a small group of officials. Here is the list of Committees on Various Sectors...

Robots : Applications in Industry

It may sound exaggerating, but is a fact that there are over a million industrial robots that can be found working for us in...

National Festivals of India – Part 1

The word ‘Festival’ has its origin in the Latin word ‘Festivus’ meaning merry or happy. Festivals, true to their meaning, are a time for...

Recent Articles

Mangal Pandey

Mangal Pandey, whose name is often preceded by Shaheed meaning a martyr in Hindi, was an Indian soldier during the pre-independence era. A...

Swami Dayanand Saraswati and the Arya Samaj

  Swami Dayanand Saraswati The Arya Samaj was founded by Swami Dayanand Saraswati at Bombay in 1875. Born in Kathiawar in Gujarat, Swami Dayanand Saraswati (1824-83)...

EVERYDAY SCIENCE

Q. Why do we perspire on a hot day? A. The human body is physiologically conditioned to maintain uniform...

South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC)

The South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) is an economic and geopolitical cooperation among eight member nations that are primarily located in South...

Annie Besant

Annie Besant was a prominent Theosophist, social reformer, political leader, women's rights activist, writer, and orator. She was of Irish origin and made India...

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