December 31, 2012

Tapas Majumdar Committee

Tapas Majumdar Committee was set up by the NDA Government in 1999 to look into the financial implications of operationalising the 83rd Amendment Bill introduced by the United Front

December 23, 2012

Tishyarakshit Chatterjee Committee

This article deals with the Inviolate Forest Areas and the  Tishyarakshit Chatterjee Committee. Tishyarakshit Chatterjee Panel Report Tishyarakshit Chatterjee committee has submitted its draft report that looks to give

November 24, 2012

Tax Increment Financing

TIF (Tax Increment Financing) programs are measures to use increase property tax revenues generated by urban development to pay for public costs of that development. It is a public

September 28, 2012

Tight Oil

Tight oil is a light hydrocarbon contained in petroleum-bearing shale formations that have relatively low porosity and permeability. Tight oil is extracted at depths of 2 to 3 km

September 27, 2012

Tessy Thomas

Dr. Tessy Thomas, also known as "Missile Woman of India" is the Key Scientist for Agni-V in Defence Research and Development Organisation, Hyderabad. She is the first woman scientist

September 27, 2012

TEAM–9 in context with India-Africa Relations

  In a bid to expand its economic reach, India launched an initiative in 2004 called Techno-Economic Approach for Africa–India Movement (TEAM–9), together with eight energy- and resource-rich West

September 26, 2012

Three Parent Babies

There are two methods under question, one involving the early stage embryo and the other manipulating the egg before it is fertilized. In the first, the genetic material from

September 26, 2012


 TrES-2b / Kepler-1b TrES-2b or Kepler-1b is an extrasolar planet orbiting the star GSC 03549-02811 located 750 light years away The planet has been identified in 2011 as the

September 26, 2012


The Tevatron is a circular particle accelerator in the United States, at the Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory (Fermilab). It is the second highest energy particle collider in the world

September 25, 2012

Tasman Leakage

Water travels through the world’s oceans along great loops driven by massive and often deep currents in a process known as the global thermohaline circulation. A recent study into