Developing countries say act now for ambitious climate deal(Environment , GS Paper 3)

Right from the opening plenary of the Ad Hoc Working Group on the Durban Platform for Enhanced Action (ADP) on June 1, it is becoming increasingly apparent that pre-2020 ambition is going to be a key focus area in the ongoing negotiations. In his opening remarks, COP President-Designate Laurent Fabius

Education loan default can impact CIBIL score(Banking,Economy , Education)

ccording to CIBIL data, the outstanding education credit, including for study within the country and abroad, stood at Rs. 63,800 crore as on March 31 this year. Non-repayment of education loan can now affect one’s credit score, a top official of Credit Information Bureau (India) Ltd (CIBIL) has said. “The

Why people die of heat stroke? All you need to know about the illness(Health, IndianExpress, In News)

There was a 61% increase in the number of deaths due to heat stroke across India between 2004 to 2013, according to National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB) data, with indications that these numbers represent a vast under-reporting and often misdiagnosed. Heat illness may be viewed as a range of ailments related