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Majority Of Indians Prefer Leaders From Own Caste, Religion, Tribe

Majority Of Indians Prefer Leaders From Own Caste, Religion, Tribe

  Mumbai: A majority of Indians prefer political leaders from their own caste, tribe or religion, according to a 2018 study, indicating how identity politics plays a significant role in…

India Accounts For 1/5th Of Global Deaths From Floods, As Climate Change Warning Is Sounded

India Accounts For 1/5th Of Global Deaths From Floods, As Climate Change Warning Is Sounded

  Mumbai: India accounts for one-fifth of global deaths due to floods, according to government data that lend perspective to a new World Bank study that says climate change will…

Fewest Mothers Die In States With Best ‘Health Performance’

Fewest Mothers Die In States With Best ‘Health Performance’

  Mumbai: Fewer Indian mothers died in states that improved their overall “health performance”, according to an IndiaSpend analysis of the latest maternal mortality data.   Seven of 10 Indian…

‘We Could Reverse Type 2 Diabetes In India In The Next 5 Years’

‘We Could Reverse Type 2 Diabetes In India In The Next 5 Years’

  Mumbai: Aseem Malhotra PhD, is a man with a mission–to drastically reduce the amount of carbohydrates we eat. He claims by cutting back on sugary and starchy foods, we…

Climate Change Crisis: Why Fatuhi Khera In Punjab Changed From Cotton To Rice

Climate Change Crisis: Why Fatuhi Khera In Punjab Changed From Cotton To Rice

In Fatuhi Khera, Punjab, crop losses following a deluge in 2009 prompted a switch from growing cotton to paddy in 75% of the acreage that was earlier under cotton. Since…

Indians Trust The Military The Most, Govt. Officials, Political Parties The Least

Indians Trust The Military The Most, Govt. Officials, Political Parties The Least

  Mumbai: In India, the army enjoys the highest level of “effective trust”, followed by the supreme court (SC) and the high courts (HC), according to a 2018 study. Political…

India’s Transition To Green Economy Could Create 3 Million New Jobs

India’s Transition To Green Economy Could Create 3 Million New Jobs

  New Delhi: If 40% of India’s electricity comes from renewables by 2030 (from 7.5% in February 2018), the country could add about 3 million new jobs, according to a…

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