ICTS Launches a Random Walk to Learn Astrophysics

ICTS Launches a Random Walk to Learn Astrophysics

Astrophysics is an interesting subject which eludes many people. While people are aware of physics and astronomy, most people aren’t aware of the many theories and prospects of Astrophysics. To counter this a new summer course has been launched by the International Centre for Theoretical Sciences, Bangalore. What is it? It’s a random walk on astrophysics conducted by Professor G Srinivasan, a retired astrophysicist from the Raman Research Institute. The walk will elucidate on various…

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Mumbai World’s Most Crowded Airport

Mumbai World’s Most Crowded Airport

Mumbai world’s most crowded airport: Reports According to reports, Mumbai’s Chhatrapati Shivaji International airport is four times more crowded than any other major airport in the world. While the Mumbai airport has 34,000 passengers per acre (ppa) on an average, Delhi’s Indira Gandhi International airport that is reportedly India’s busiest has 8,980 ppa. Notably, 69.7% of the 2006.86-acre​ Mumbai airport is used.​ Source: Inshorts

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EWS Houses In Tamil Nadu To Get Solar Panels

EWS Houses In Tamil Nadu To Get Solar Panels

Under the Prime Minister’s Awas Yojana (Urban), the ministry approved the fitting of roof top solar energy panels in Tamil Nadu at a cost of Rs 253 crore. This ‘Green’ proposal of the State Government was approved by an Inter-Ministerial Central Sanctioning & Monitoring Committee (CSMC) chaired by Dr Nandita Chatterjee, Secretary (HUPA). As per the CSMC’s approval, 6,272 economic weaker section (EWS) houses will be improved with required additional construction at a total cost of…

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New Delhi is 7th of Top 10 Global Cities

New Delhi is 7th of Top 10 Global Cities

The ‘Travellers’ Choice awards for Destinations on the Rise’ highlights 52 destinations around the world selected  measurig the year-over-year increase in positive Trip Advisor traveller feedback and interest in accommodations, restaurants and attractions. New Delhi is the only Asian city listed in the top 10 global cities in Trip Advisor’s 2016 travellers’ choice destinations on the rise.  It has shot up to the seventh position with over 28 per cent annual growth in booking interest…

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