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Manipulating Natural Systems

Manipulating Natural Systems: There are many anthropogenic factors that increase a river’s potential to damage its surrounding areas. The monsoon is an additional factor because heavy rains and flooding becomes a normal phenomena. These...

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STA-1 STATUS FOR INDIA 16 AUG

News in Focus: The United States has eased export controls for high-technology product sales to India by elevating its status to a Strategic Trade Authorisation-1 (STA-1) country. The information was shared by US Commerce...

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SOCIETY AND POLITY

Decriminalizing Begging:- The Delhi High Court decriminalised begging, striking down as “unconstitutional” the provisions which made it an offence. The court said that criminalising begging violates the most fundamental rights of some of the...

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SOCIETY

Debate over Corruption:- Almost everyone agrees corruption is bad. Transparency International’s most recent global index ranked India 81st, down a few places from the year before. Corruption has also a central faultline-“The Billionaire Raj”,...

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Science and technology

NASA’s Parker Solar Probe:- NASA’s Parker Solar Probe is the first spacecraft to touch the sun, hurtling through the sizzling solar atmosphere and coming within just 3.8 million miles (6 million kilometers) of the...