India, which has emerged as the world’s second largest mobile market, is also the fifth largest producer of e-waste, discarding roughly 18.5 lakh tonnes of electronic waste each year, a study says. Telecom equipment alone accounts for 12 per cent of the e-waste, a joint study by Assocham-KPMG said.
Mukesh Ambani-led Reliance Industries leads the pack of 56 Indian firms in Forbes's annual list of the world's 2,000 largest and most powerful public companies, with the US leading the list with 586 companies. The 2016 Forbes 'Global 2000’
An international team of scientists has identified a common phenomenon in galaxies that could explain why huge numbers of them turn into cosmic graveyards. Galaxies begin their existence as lively and colourful spiral galaxies,
The Indian Coast Guard ship ‘Arush’, the seventeenth in the series of twenty Fast Patrol Vessels (FPVs), designed and built by M/s Cochin Shipyard Limited, was commissioned at Kochi by the Coast Guard Commander (Western Seaboard) Additional Director General SPS Basra.
Final preparations were underway on 26 May 2016 for the expansion of the Bigelow Expandable Activity Module (BEAM) — an expandable habitat for astronauts crucial for future deep space exploration — which was installed at the International Space Station (ISS) in April.
शहरी विकास मंत्रालय शहरी पुनरुत्थान की उच्च्तम स्तर की प्रगति पर विचार-विमर्श एवं समीक्षा के लिए सभी राज्यों और केन्द्र शासित प्रदेशों की वार्षिक बैठकों का आयोजन करेगा।