Heat Waves: The Impact on Health and Safety

Heat Waves: The Impact on Health and Safety   Heat waves are periods of abnormally hot weather that can pose significant risks to our well-being. They typically span three or more consecutive days with temperatures soaring above the seasonal average. Heat waves can occur at any time, but they are more common during the summer … Read more

Marine Heat Wave

What is a Marine Heat Wave? Introduction Marine heat waves, also known as ocean heat waves, are prolonged periods of unusually warm seawater in specific regions of the world’s oceans. These phenomena are characterized by a significant rise in sea surface temperatures, often persisting for several weeks or even months. Marine heat waves have garnered … Read more

Eunice Newton Foote: Discovering the Greenhouse Effect and Pioneering Women’s Rights

Eunice Newton Foote: Discovering the Greenhouse Effect and Pioneering Women’s Rights Introduction In today’s Google Doodle, we celebrate Eunice Newton Foote, a remarkable figure who not only made groundbreaking discoveries regarding the greenhouse effect but also played a crucial role in the women’s rights movement. Unearthing the True Discoverer of the Greenhouse Effect While physicist … Read more

Dadabhai Naoroji: The Grand Old Man of India and Father of Indian Nationalism

The Grand Old Man of India and Father of Indian Nationalism   Table of Contents Introduction Early Life and Education Career in England Philanthropic Activities Political Engagement Advocacy in the British Parliament Economic Contributions and Ideology Literary and Oratorical Pursuits Legacy and Conclusion Introduction Dadabhai Naoroji, an exceptional intellectual and devoted patriot, dedicated his entire … Read more

Geeta Rao Gupta: An Indian-born leader has been sworn in as Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women’s Issues.

Geeta Rao Gupta: An Indian-born leader has been sworn in as Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women’s Issues. Who is Dr Geeta Rao Gupta? US Vice President Kamala Harris swore in Indian-American Dr. Geeta Rao Gupta as the State Department’s Ambassador at Large for Global Women’s Issues. Dr. Rao Gupta was born in Mumbai in 1956 and … Read more

Ladakh’s Night Sky Sanctuary

Ladakh’s Night Sky Sanctuary According to Union Minister Dr. Jitendra Singh, India’s first-ever “Night Sky Sanctuary” will be established in Ladakh, the projected Dark Sky Reserve will be finished in Hanle, Ladakh, within three months; it will enhance Astrotourism in India. The Department of Science and Technology (DST), Government of India, has undertaken to establish … Read more

What is Cost Inflation Index (CII)

What is the cost inflation index? The Cost Inflation Index (CII) is a technique used to determine the annual rise in the price of an asset due to inflation. For the fiscal year 2023-24, the Cost Inflation Index (CII) is 348. This index is determined by the Central Government and published in the official gazette … Read more

GOI-UNSDCF 2023-2027: Driving Sustainable Development in India

  GOI-UNSDCF 2023-2027: Driving Sustainable Development in India Introduction The GOI-UNSDCF 2023-2027 initiative presents a comprehensive plan by the UN development system to support the Government of India in achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Aligned with India’s national vision for development, this framework prioritizes gender equality, youth empowerment, and human rights. In this article, … Read more

Maintaining a Harmonious Relationship Between the Legislature and the Judiciary

¬†Relationship Between the Legislature and the Judiciary Introduction The relationship between the Legislature and the Judiciary plays a vital role in upholding the principles of democracy and ensuring the smooth functioning of a country. In India, the Constitution establishes a federal parliamentary form of government, where the roles and responsibilities of the executive, legislature, and … Read more