Quality teachers are intrinsic to boosting our education system

India’s school education is riddled with problems that need urgent attention. Demystifying the lacunae, Anil Swarup, Secretary, School Education and Literacy, Ministry of Human Resource and Development speaking with the Editor G’nY, exudes positivity and a voice of hope in transforming the system from within.


Geospatial Health Mapping

Dr Bhoop Singh, Head of Natural Resources Data Management System (NRDMS), under the Department of Science and Technology, Government of India, highlighted the use of spatial technology in geospatial health mapping and the achievements of the project across the country while speaking with Editor, G’nY.


Towards minimising the queue before the doctor

In conversation with Alok Mukhopadhyay, Chairman, Voluntary Health Association of India (VHAI), G’nY brings forth significant concerns in the healthcare system in India, along with prospective strategies.

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विश्व मधुमक्खी दिवस क्विज

20 मई, 2018 को विश्व मधुमक्खी दिवस है। यह संयुक्त राष्ट्र संघ प्रायोजित दिवस है। 18वीं शताब्दी में आधुनिक मधुमक्खी पालन तकनीक विकसित करने वाले एंटोन जान्सा के जन्म दिवस को विश्व मधुमक्खी दिवस के रूप...

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भूंकप क्विज

भूकंप के झटके आपने अपने जीवन में कभी न कभी महसूस किया होगा। दरअसल भूगर्भिक चट्टानों के विक्षोभ के स्रोत से उठने वाली लहरदार कंपन को भूकंप कहते हैं। भूकंप कई प्रकार का हो सकता है जिनमें विवर्तनिक...

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RuTAG and its Synergy with other Initiatives

The Rural Technology Action Group (RuTAG) of IIT Delhi organised the 1st International Conference of Rural Technology Action Group (RuTAG) on 'Rural Technology Development and Delivery: RuTAG and its synergy with other initiatives, on March 9-11, 2018. RuTAG attends to the need-based enhancement of technologies with the help of Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) alongside local NGOs. These needs are spotted out science and technology institutions, NGOs, PSUs and State and Central Government...

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Quiz on GIS

GIS is a tool built to capture, store, manage, edit and analyse data. GIS can be used to relate otherwise unrelated information by using location as the key index. GIS is being attached to many applications in fields such as engineering, management, logistics, telecommunication and business. Due to the numerous applications of the system, GIS is being used actively in policy-making due to its location-enabled visualization of data. Here is a quiz for you, which will introduce you to the huge world...



Nuclear Energy in India

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The United Nations defines a disaster as a serious disruption of the functioning of a community or a society. Disasters involve widespread human, material, economic or environmental impacts, which exceed the ability of the affected community or society to cope using its own resources. Here is an exercise that is intended to introduce you to a gamut of technical terms that can catch you unawares. Pick the right option and check how you fare. [qa-quiz id="17078"]


A satellite that reveals all | Mining under the scanner

India has now turned its eyes on mining beyond permitted lease areas in various open cast mines. A pilot project by the Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) on a group of mines in Tandur, Telangana, and Bellary, Karnataka, to monitor the deviations of mining activities, threw up interesting results over two time periods. We present the Tandur Study in the above infographic.