UNEP outlines Adaptation plan for a greener world  

The world went through difficult times in 2020 with Covid 19 pandemic affecting all spheres of life. Apart from this, the globe also witnessed...

Circumcision leads to stressed life; Study 

Circumcision of infants is widely practised for religious and even medical reasons. However, the psychological impact of it is likely to haunt the adults...

46 Percent of Indians do not own land

More than two-fifths of the households (46 per cent) in India do not own land and only three per cent of the household own...

Nurses at heightened stress

With infection levels increasing in the nursing workforce and continued abuse, the nurses world over are at a heightened psychological distress, according to data...

Promote healthy food in Public facilities; WHO

Stressing that unhealthy diet is responsible for millions of deaths and lost years of good health, the World Health Organisation has called for promoting...

Internal displacement costs 20 billion dollars for countries

The Internal displacement of people has cost at least 20 billion dollars for each of the countries with an average cost of 390 dollars...

Poor air quality makes pregnancy risky

A seven per cent of pregnancy loss in South Asia is preventable if the quality of air in the region is improved, according to...

India is younger 

India is showing a relative decline in the population among childhood ages with the fertility graph declining in the country in the last ten...

More Army personnel dies of stress than in enemy actions

Suicides, untoward incidents and fratricides have led to the loss of more army personnel than in enemy actions, according to a study by the...

India to have 319 million elderly population by 2050

India will have an elderly population of over 319 million by 2050, which is a rise of 19.5 per cent from the previous 2011...

Polosak, the women umpire who created history  

In International cricket, history was created on January 7 when Australia's Claire Polosak walked on the Sydney ground as the fourth umpire during the...

Marine Industry stayed afloat in Covid time but not the seafarers 

The Marine Industry stayed afloat throughout 2020, transporting medicines, food and other essential goods across the countries even at times of strict lock-downs. However,...

For a healthy world, less politicking is good

Stressing that the Covid 19 pandemic remains a major public health crisis, the World Health Organisation has urged all the governments across the world...

Gilbert, the vaccinologist behind Oxford Covid vaccine

Covid 19 vaccine developed by Oxford University has got the green signal. Even as the world rejoices in the development of the vaccine, it...

Nostradamus prediction comes true as Asteroid big as Eiffel Tower pass...

Believe in Nostradamus predictions or not, an asteroid bigger than the Eiffel tower will go close to the Earth on January 6. French astrologer Nostradamus...

Some Latest Ocean Facts

The United Nations have come out with a few of the latest data with respect to oceans from climate change to fish stock. Here are...

Know Co-WIN for Covid Vaccination

India is all set to begin the vaccination drive against Covid 19 with the Drugs Control o India approving the two vaccines of Serum...

In five years, restrictions on women’s dress increased

Women are always the target of religious restrictions around the world. When talking of clothing also, the women are the most censured and these...

Kochi – Mangaluru Natural Gas Pipeline, a milestone towards Nation One...

Marking a milestone towards the creation of 'One Nation One Gas Grid', Prime Minister Narendra Modi on January 5 dedicated the 450 Km Kochi...

Sinking of land affects 635 million

Human activities and natural causes will lead to the sinking of the surface of the Earth, which as per scientists would affect 635 million...