Smart trains with no driver

More regularity means improved punctuality. If operations run more smoothly, there are fewer delays, and if they do occur, they…

A question of perspective | ETH Zurich

Methane and black carbon make the biggest contribution to this substantial increase when seen from the GWP 20 perspective. Methane…

The true costs of flying

Flying is too cheap, reckons Renate Schubert. If fuel tax, CO2 tax and VAT were charged, air tickets would be…

New initiative – Frontline

The venue is an engineering college on the outskirts of Chennai. A group of school students listens to a talk…

How to make a healthy sandwich that everyone in your family will love

It is that time of the year again. We just can’t say no to the fried stuff, the sweets, the…

Reservation in promotion: The road ahead

Reservation for the backward classes has impacted the course of Indian politics since the Mandal Commission’s implementation in the ‘90s….

“The mantra for happiness” – Dr. Vinay Bajrangi

Despite having all the pleasures in life, a sense of sadness often prevails upon many of us. Factors such as…

Crossing Swords with Fate—Alison Yu conquers the unconquerable

Alison Yu Chui-yee, a fencer with seven Paralympic gold medals under her belt, wears many hats—radio show host, columnist, and…

“From Zero to Hero, and Hero to Zero” – Reading your horoscope right

There are instances when a native’s horoscope has most planets in exaltation, but he or she still does nothing substantial….

A Young Legal Professional with a Heart for the Community—Mac Chan effects positive changes through positive energy

The current-term Government has set up the Youth Development Commission to encourage young people to take part in the formulation…