India has refused to accept the proposal made by Punjab’s Environment minister Zakia Shahnawaz’s to collaborate under the umbrella of South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) on the issue of smog that has affected lives of the citizens on both sides of the border.
The history of India-U.S. relations is excellent proof that most theories of international relations are wrong. These theories hold that nations develop partnerships based on mutual interests and common values.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi tweeted his greetings to BIMSTEC nations — an acronym for the mouthful that is the “Bay of Bengal Initiative for Multi-Sectoral Technical and Economic Cooperation – on the 20th anniversary of its founding on June 6, following it up by another tweet which said, “BIMSTEC is a natural platform for regional cooperation.”
Tackling e-waste: UNSW's Indo-Australian scientist offers to help India
Indo-Australian scientist Veena Sahajwalla, whose pioneering invention of the world’s first micro factory to tackle e-waste has generated global attention, says the technology can be deployed in areas of Delhi like Seelampur and Mayapuri, home to hundreds of MSMEs, to help ‘kabadiwallas’, the traditional waste collect