Extensive use of Nawab 72, a variety of cotton seed illegally brought in from Pakistan three years ago, has severely damaged cotton crops which are infected with leaf-curl

Study : The government of Uttar Pradesh should immediately draw up an "action plan" for renovation and modernisation of its power plants, all of which are performing poorly, says study conducted by

The Indian delegation under the leadership of the Union Environment Minister, Suresh P Prabhu, succeeded, at the fourth conference of parties to the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) in

The Indian Medical Association (IMA) has called for opening up of health insurance to private sector participation for allowing healthy conpetition and has suggested a separate medisave scheme on

Amoco-Enron solar power development of the US has finally withdrawn from its 50-mw solar electric power project, based on photovoltaic technology, which was to come up at Jaisalmer in Rajasthan. Its

Good rains have finally brokenin Vietnam's key coffee growing province of Daklak where a severe drought has affected up to a third of the crop, a meteorologist and foreign traders said on Monday.

The Chennai-based Orchid Chemicals and Pharmaceuticals is on the threshold of putting India on the road to success in lifestyle drugs by discovering an alternative process to manufacture wonder -drug

The privatisation of the power sector in Rajasthan which was a buzzword in the official circles during the last three years or so, has been given a quiet burial. The government has now shifted focus

With as much as Rs 276 crore coming in from the tobacco industry, advertising agencies in India are altering strategies to abide by a new code, what would ban commercials luring children into smoking

India will take a tough stand while demanding caps on credits earned from certified emission reductions from clean development mechanism (CDM) projects in developing countries to be transferred to