Terpenes are organic compounds found in a variety of plants, and contribute to their flavor, scent and color.
The compounds are responsible for the essential oils of plants and the resins …
April 16, 2017
Data collected by NASA’s Cassini spacecraft suggest the possibility of hosting life in Saturn’s moon Enceladus.
Enceladus is a small moon with an ocean of liquid water bene…
April 15, 2017
India built a barrage at the Gazaldoba point on the Teesta.
Te then Bangladesh government did not raise its voice against this.
Now they are facing the consequence of the barrag…
April 14, 2017
Cleanest port in India
Under the ‘Swachhta Pakhwada’ campaign, Quality Council of India (QCI) has ranked all the major 13 ports on sanitation parameters.
The Haldia port of West Bengal…
April 13, 2017
A new genetic analysis suggests that comb jellies were the earliest animals to evolve on earth and not the sponges.
Comb jellies are the delicate marine predators.
They have consider…
April 12, 2017
Constitutional status to Backward Classes Commission
Lok Sabha cleared the Constitution 102nd Amendment Bill that grants constitutional status to the Backward Classes Commission.
The Commission is…
April 11, 2017
Cyber Physical System (CPS) Programme
Department of Science and Technology has initiated a Cyber Physical Systems (CPS) Programme.
CPS is an interdisciplinary field that deals with the deployment …
April 10, 2017
India Rankings were introduced in 2016 to rank universities in India.
The parameters taken into consideration for India rankings are based on the parameters outlined under National …
April 09, 2017
Travel and Tourism Competitive Index
The index is prepared by World Economic Forum.
The Index measures the set of factors and policies that enable the sustainable development of the travel and tou…
April 08, 2017
The Belmont Forum, created in 2009, is a high level group of the world's major funders of global environmental change research and international science councils.
It provides an…
April 08, 2017