Must Read News Articles-October-02-2019

‘Mo Sarkar’ initiative launched Jagan launches Village Secretariat system in Andhra Pradesh After India-Russia missile deal, U.S. warns allies of sanctions risk A sound review: On Supreme Court recalling its verdict diluting SC/ST anti-atrocities law Furthering this neighbourhood friendship In pursuit of an ideal criminal process Prime Minister Modi declares Read More …

Must Read News Articles-October-01-2019

Natural for India to introduce its language in global stage, says Jaishankar Kerala tops Niti Aayog’s School Education Quality Index; U.P. is worst performer A test for judicial review in India Green energy target lacks deadline Scientists excavate ‘ancient river’ in Uttar Pradesh The link between jobs, farming and climate Read More …

What does ancient DNA show about history?

Context The journal Cell published a paper, An Ancient Harappan Genome Lacks Ancestry from Steppe Pastoralists and Iranian Farmers, which claimed that the inhabitants of the Indus Valley Civilisation lacked the steppe-pastoralist ancestry which had brought Indo-European languages into South Asia. The findings of the paper, whose key authors are the archaeologist Read More …