29 Articles Related to "materials"

Indian Railways to ban single-use plastics from October 2

The Indian Railways has decided to enforce a ban on single-use plastic materials on its premises, including trains, with effect from October 2, 2019. ...

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For The First Time Ever, Scientists Develop A Stable Ring of Carbon

Carbon is one of the most abundant elements on Earth, with so many compounds it forms and all life on Earth being carbon-based it is the King of Elements. Carbon th...

3 months ago . 29 views

Nepal is turning Everest trash into treasure

The waste collected is segregated, processed and recycled as raw materials for various other products

4 months ago . 64 views

Scientists may have found a way to eliminate plastic waste for good

HIGHLIGHTS   • Currently, less than a third of recyclable plastic is re-purpo...

6 months ago . 75 views

These Plants Are Oxygen Bombs And They Clean The Air At Your Home

We are at an increased risk of various allergies and illnesses due to air pollution in our homes. The most common contaminants of our homes include carpets, pain,...

8 months ago . 95 views

Scientists Discover Worms That Can Eat Plastic and Save our Planet

For centuries, we have been trying to find a solution to the ever growing problem of plastic pollution. It is estimated that more than 100 billion plastic bags are ...

9 months ago . 176 views

Scientists Discover How To Make Bricks Out Of Human Waste

In the search for more sustainable building materials, scientists have discovered a way to transform human waste into bricks that can be used for building.

9 months ago . 145 views

New 2D materials may enable electric vehicles to get 800km on single charge

Currently, electric vehicles average about 100 miles per charge, but with the incorporation of 2D catalysts into lithium-air batteries, they could have closer to 40...

10 months ago . 145 views

Unacceptable: NGT panel on spike in metal content in Yamuna due to immersion of idols

The NGT appointed monitoring committee noted that concentration of heavy metals increased in Yamuna due to immersion of painted and polished idols with metallic orn...

10 months ago . 113 views

World’s fastest camera can ‘freeze time’, capture light in slow motion

Setting the world record for real-time imaging speed, the novel camera, called T-CUP, can power a new generation of microscopes for biomedical, materials science,...

1 year ago . 139 views

What is the healthiest type of cookware?

Despite all the innovations in modern cookware, including non-stick surfaces and anodized aluminum, we believe that your healthiest cookware choices are those tha...

1 year ago . 165 views

India among top five countries in e-waste generation: Study

The total value of all raw materials present in e-waste is estimated at approximately $61.05 billion in 2016, which is more than the GDP of most countries in the wo...

1 year ago . 173 views

A True story of a Carpenter, who plans to retire from work, an inspiring story to achieve the best in life.

  An elderly carpenter was due to retire. He told his employer of his plans to leave the business and start a life of leisure with his wife an...

2 years ago . 160 views


After the scorching summer heat, monsoons are a welcome change. It is also a season, however, for respiratory tract infections, cholera, typhoid, diarrhoea, malaria...

2 years ago . 199 views


US scientists have calculated the total amount of plastic ever made and put the number at 8.3 billion tonnes. It is an astonishing mass of material that ...

2 years ago . 162 views

SC Lists Conditions To Be Met For Admitting Appeal Against CESTAT Order

The Supreme Court, in Steel Authority of India Ltd vs Designated Authority, on Paste your text here and clip"Next" to look at this text redactor do its fa...

2 years ago . 224 views

Adding a festive touch to shopping

KOCHI: Looking for a place to start your Easter and Vishu searching spree? Head straight to Sukriti exhibition at Women’s Club, Kowdiar wherever you'll no...

2 years ago . 249 views

Arun Jaitley to chair high-level meet on bank NPAs today

New Delhi: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley will chair a high-level meeting with Reserve Bank authorities on Friday to address the issue of non-performing resources ...

2 years ago . 281 views

Suspected ISIS militant killed in Lucknow encounter; 8 pistols, 650 rounds of ammunition, explosives recuperated

Lucknow: A suspected militant, related with the Khurasan module of the feared dread outfit ISIS, was killed following 12 hours of anti-terror operation by the Utt...

2 years ago . 201 views

Dry law beyond boundary

Bihar bureaucrats and judicial officers can not eat liquor or any intoxicating substance even when out of doors the kingdom, which is underneath total prohibition, ...

2 years ago . 162 views

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7 Kinds Of People Who Will Never Succeed At Work

Social skills and emotional intelligence are one of the most required virtues in order to succeed at work. There are personalities who cannot be victorious because ...

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18 Jobs Best Suited For Lazy People

If only the thought of working 9-5 jobs gets you exhausted early in the morning well then here’s something that might excite you!

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10 things to know about new Moto Razr: Sliding folding display, Retro ...

The new Moto Razr is launched and it's essentially a folding phone with a $1,500 price tag. The Razr has a couple of interesting features setting it apart fro...

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Xiaomi Mi Band 3 review: Packs a punch for its price
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The keto diet makes mice better at fighting the flu — another clue abo...

• The keto diet is a trendy, high-fat plan that many people swear by for weight loss and improved focus, but some experts caution...

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The changing map of India from 1 AD to the 20th century

Battles were fought, territories were drawn and re-drawn. An amateur historian has caught these shifts in a series of maps.

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Why Does A Bottle Of Water Cost You More At The Airport?

According to rules, one cannot price identical items differently. But at the airport, we have a bottle of water which costs us much more than a local store. Ever ...

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Top 10 Best Home Appliances Brands in India 2019
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Jawa Perak launched at Rs 1.95 lakh

The Jawa Perak bobber has been finally showcased in production-ready form; bookings open in January 2020 with deliveries expected in April.

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7 Curious Facts Your Appearance Says About You

“Don’t judge a book by its cover” has been ingrained into our heads by centuries of moral policing. Yet, it’s impossible for us not to fall ...

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These 5 Stunts Performed By Bollywood Actors Prove They're The Real Ba...

Let's be honest - Bollywood just isn't the same without over-the-top action sequences. Even during the old dishoom-dishoom era of action movies,

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17 Ultimate Dhabas In Delhi: EatTreat Bucket List
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Wardrobe Staple: 16 Traditional Sarees Of India That Every Woman Needs...

Saree is the pride of the Indian clothing industry. Even on the most high-profile ramps in India, saree is a hit ensemble. No matter how much the fashion world evol...

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Bill Gates Unveils Toilet That Transforms Waste Into Fertilizer, Doesn...

For Bill Gates, toilets are serious business. The billionaire philanthropist kicked off the Reinvented Toilet Expo in China and unveiled a new toilet that does not ...

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5 People Who Rose To Fame Overnight

Back in the early 2000s, if one wanted to be famous, all they had to do was audition on one or the other song-and-dance reality shows that populated most of the T.V...

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Nokia 5.1, 3.1 and 2.1 hands-on review
1 year ago . 349 views

Watch: Komodo dragon buries its head in a turtle shell and devours it

Komodo dragons are the dominant predator on the few islands they inhabit and will eat almost anyone and anything.

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10 Types of People You See on the Delhi Metro As Depicted By These Awe...

There are two things every person living in Delhi has done at least once in their life - travelled by the Delhi Metro and observed the people around them! We, bei...

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The real meaning of freedom
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2019 Renault Triber review, test drive
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Realme XT Review
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These Instances Show How Hindu-Muslims Have Always Remained United In ...

India is an inclusive country where all religions try to live in harmony. There are a few instances that prove otherwise, but we still have people who continue to...

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Why Sikhs Are Angry With the Ayodhya Judgment

The 1045-page judgment not only refers to Sikhism as a 'cult' but also quotes accounts of Sikhs worshipping idols, which experts believe is an affront to ...

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Malaika Arora revealed two key things which help her stay fit at 46

Her skin glistens like a 20-year-old and her fashion sense and outfits always stun us. The lady is not just a fashion diva but also a go-getter.

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Why Jeff Bezos picked books to be Amazon's first product

• A rediscovered 1997 video reveals why Jeff Bezos chose books to be Amazon's first product &bull...

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NIT students can now pursue PhD at IIT Delhi without appearing for GAT...

The institute will sign MoUs with select NITs in the initial phase of the new admission policy

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"Ghost" Footprints Hiding Since End Of Ice Age Found Using Special Rad...

The researchers examined the footprints of humans, mammoths and giant sloths in the White Sands National Monument in New Mexico.  

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Acer Predator Orion 9000 review
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