Germany is pioneering an epochal transformation it calls the energiewende—an energy revolution that scientists say all nations must one day complete if a climate disaster is to be averted. The Renewable Energy Sources Act is the most important and successful instrument to promote the expansion of renewable energies in the electricity sector.
The first shipment of Iranian crude oil to the European Union in more than three years is going to depart on 15th February, Iranian officials said. A tanker chartered by French energy giant Total SA is expected to sail with 2 million barrels on Monday and two other ships which will carry 1 million each […]
Global share markets plunge amid economic worries and low crude oil price. Major share markets in US, Europe and Asia posted sharp declines amid continued worries about oil prices and over the strength of the global economy.
North-East India is generally considered one of the most challenging regions of the country to reach and govern. It has been witnessed many separatist movements among the tribal peoples. Earlier, States in north eastern part of the country were ignored while talking about development. Recently, trend has been changed and many infrastructure facilities are building […]
Meghalaya is a state in the north-east part of India. In Sanskrit, meaning of Meghalaya is “the abode of clouds”. Meghalaya covers an area of approximately 22,430 square kilometers including Khasi, Garo and Jaintia hills. Meghalaya is one among the wettest places on earth, records an average of 1200 cm annual rainfall. Naturally 70% of […]
Indian Tea Production Drops Momentum as Assam’s tea production shrinks. Overall tea output of the country is declined by 1.3% during the year 2015. India is the world’s second biggest tea producer and exports CTC grade to many foreign countries.
Sikkim is now the first fully organic state of India. With a population of around six lakhs, the state also known as the Land of Flower, will now be known as ” Fully Organic State Sikkim “. Sikkim has implemented organic farming on around 75,000 hectares of agricultural land. As entirely organic, it can now […]
Indian aviation industry is on a high-growth trajectory with a growth rate of 12.47% in passenger traffic in Fiscal Year 2015. India is expected to become the third largest aviation market by 2020 and is expected to be the largest by 2030. Total passenger traffic stands at a 106.45 million in FY 2016.
In a surprise move, Japan cut interest rates to minus 0.1% on last Friday. Charging banks for the privilege of parking some of their excess funds was an unexpected and unprecedented move by the Bank of Japan. It is designed to encourage them to use their money reserves to lend to businesses in an attempt […]
Global Ayurveda Festival is held at Kozhikode from 31st January to 4th February, 2016. Sri Lankan Health Minister Dr Rajitha Senarathne inaugurated the third edition of Global Ayurveda Festival. GAF-III 2016 commences with a mega fortnight long Kerala Ayurveda fair in 14 districts and culminate with 5 days’ of International Seminar, Exhibition, Workshop, Business Meet […]