October 1, 2012

Himayat Scheme

A new scheme titled “Himayat” was introduced in Jammu and Kashmir from 2011-12. It aims to provide skill training to one lakh youth in the next five years. The

September 27, 2012


Hallyu means Korean Wave, a term that was coined in mid-1999 and refers to spread of popular Korean culture comprising music, movies and drama, is slowly making its presence

September 26, 2012

Heinz 1706

In 2012, for the first time, the genome of the tomato, Solanum lycopersicum, has been decoded, and it becomes an important step toward improving yield, nutrition, disease resistance, taste

September 23, 2012

HD 10180

HD 10180 is a yellow dwarf star very much like our sun with a similar kind of solar system. This star 127, light-years away, which stunned the world in

September 23, 2012


The HRP-4C is a female humanoid robot, created by the National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology – a Japanese research facility. An in-public demonstration was put on

January 9, 2012

Hargobind Khorana

Nobel laureate Hargobind Khorana died in the US on November 9, 2011. He was fondly remembered by various academicians. Khorana, an alumnus of the Panjab University, did his BSc

December 7, 2011

Hyderabad House

Hyderabad House earlier known as Palace of the Nizam of Hyderabad is a former princely residence of Osman Ali Khan, Nizam VII located at New Delhi. This house was

November 30, 2011

How does a Bionic Eye work?

For millions of Indians who suffer from loss of vision due to retina damage and age-related macular degeneration, there is now hope. A bionic eye which would help them

February 28, 2011

Hunar se Rozgar

"Hunar se Rozgar" is a scheme of the Ministry of Tourism that was launched for creation of employable skills amongst youth belonging to economically weaker sections of the society.