India 60th on its list of 130 most innovative countries in the world

India has been ranked the top exporter of information and communication technology services in a new UN report which highlighted the rise of the country as an emerging innovation centre in Asia. The World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO) in its 10th edition of the ‘Global Innovation Index (GII)’ ranked India Read More …

Recent Changes in Gold Bond Scheme

Background: The sovereign gold bond initially introduced by the Government in 2015 has achieved only limited success, “mostly because of its unrealistic pricing pattern vis-a-vis the international price of bullion,” said James Jose, secretary, Association of Gold Refineries & Mints. The Government introduced these bonds to help reduce India’s over Read More …

Climate Change in India: Challenges and Solutions

“The Earth provides enough to satisfy every man’s needs but not every man’s greed.” —Mahatma Gandhi  The reason India is so vulnerable to climate change is because it is a large country with many living in poverty, inadequate infrastructure, and lack of government planning to deal with complex weather systems. Read More …