Natural Resources

November 1, 2015

How Coal was formed?

Formation of coal has been one of the most interesting stories we were told by our teachers during our primary schools. About 300 million years ago, the earth had dense forests in low-lying wetland areas. Due to natural processes such…

September 21, 2015

World Rubber Production

Global natural rubber production stood at around 12 million tonnes in 2014 and Thailand, Indonesia and Vietnam are the top natural Rubber Producing countries. Vietnam is the new entry at third place, which was earlier held by Malaysia. Overall, the…

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Coal Scam: Manmohan Singh in dock

Former PM of India, Mr. Manmohan Singh has been summoned in the Coal Block Allocation Scam, thereby adding to the woes of the Indian National Congress. There are no charges framed against him so far, but the summons can lead…