Bhutan’s upcoming tourism policy likely to cause strong impact on tourism trade in Eastern India
Currently, Bhutan charges every foreign visitor $ 250 per day including $65 ‘Sustainable Development Fee (SDF)’ and $40 visa charge. But ‘Regional Tourists’ from India, Bangladesh and Maldives need not to pay SDF or visa fee. Now Bhutan is going to introduce SDF and a “permit processing fee” for the regional tourists too.
Six Tata trusts to challenge tax department order in tribunal
Six Tata trusts had their registrations cancelled & will now challenge the orde...
Rebalancing action could cause jolts to market
After a big rally, market will always run into a hurdle and will face resistance.
Batting for a good cause: Sachin Tendulkar raises awareness for brain development in Nepal
UNICEF ambassador Sachin Tendulkar raised awareness for 'Bat for Brain Development' campaign.
Rajapaksas’ pro-China legacy a cause for concern in India?
Behind PM Modi's tweet congratulating Gotabaya Rajapaksa on being elected Sri Lanka's new president and Rajapaksa accepting Modi's invite to visit India lies serious concerns. Strategic affairs expert Brahma Chellaney said with a pro-China communist govt in Nepal, an implacably hostile Pakistan and Rajapaksa's win, India faces daunting regional challenges.
Is it stealing if done for a higher cause?
It seems not, as a French judge deems climate change to be a greater crime.
Spending too much time in the kitchen? Pollution-causing fumes may up heart attack risk
Exposure to indoor air pollution may even up stroke risk.
Melting may cause more abrupt changes in Arctic
The study, published in ‘Nature Climate Change’, suggests that the severity of wildfires could double from one year to the next, and remain at the new higher rate for several regions in Canada, including Yukon, as the permafrost across the territories degrade.
Global warming causing wild animals to give birth earlier: Study
Researchers have found some of the first evidence that global warming is causing wild animals to give birth earlier in the year, a discovery that sheds more light on the impact of the climate crisis on wildlife.
NHAI fined Rs 6.84 crore for causing pollution in UP
A fine of Rs 6.84 crore has been imposed on NHAI for causing air pollution through construction activities, said Bhuvan Yadav, Regional Officer of the Uttar Pradesh Pollution Control Board in Agra.
Wedding gold purchase in Diwali causes discrepancy
Spot gold on MCX has risen by almost 22 per cent year-on-year to Rs 38,630 (ex-GST) this Dhanteras-Diwali.
Proposed rules under CPA to cause unnecessary compliance burden for e-commerce cos: IAMAI
In its submission, the Internet and Mobile Association of India said it has highlighted that e-commerce entities are already regulated by multiple authorities, each of which imposes different obligations and liabilities upon e-commerce entities, creating an atmosphere of regulatory uncertainty for the sector.
Brain size is of little consequence
If braininess was defined by size, sperm whales, not Einstein, would be hailed.
Lady Gaga causes frenzy with Sanskrit tweet
Back in 2011, the "Born This Way" singer had performed in the Formula 1 after-party in Greater Noida. In an interview to The Times of India at that time, she had expressed how she sought inspiration from Indian women.
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