Shubhanshu Tripathi

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Solar power is booming in India. Will it reach the people who need it most?

As renewable energy ramps up, entrepreneurs work to bring its benefits to the 300 million citizens who lack electricity.<p>Originally published on Ensia.<p>The sun is shining on India, and India is poised to take advantage of it, with massive investments in solar energy facilities to help meet the needs …

The World's First 3D Printed Room is a Mind-Boggling Baroque Interior

1/7<p>Michael Hansmeyer 3d printed room<p>3D printing has shaken up the worlds of medicine and design, and now it's architecture’s time to shine. Michael …

Killer robots: The soldiers that never sleep

In the city of Daejeon, South Korea, an arms manufacturer has designed and built a gun turret that’s able to identify, track and shoot targets, theoretically without the need for human mediation. Who will teach these robot soldiers the rules of engagement?<p>On a green hill overlooking the tree-lined …

Why India’s solar sector has turned into a $100 billion investment magnet

Earlier this month, the Narendra Modi government officially approved an incredibly ambitious plan for India’s fledgling solar sector.<p>From the current solar power generation capacity of 4 GW (gigawatt), it wants to produce as much as 100 GW by 2022—with a target of attracting a staggering $100 …

Mobile: The Biggest Problem In Advertising

I believe advertising has missed the greatest gift we’ve ever been given: the smartphone.<p>For years it’s been my belief that, as the time we spend …

Advertising Industry

There is a $12 trillion revolution taking place in the energy market

Solar energy is poised to become the dominant player in electricity markets worldwide moving forward, capturing a large share of the expected $12 trillion in investment between now and 2040, according to a new report from Bloomberg New Energy Finance. Geographically speaking, the vast majority of …

Fossil Fuels

Three ways we will build the cities of the future from waste

From collecting aluminium once used in skyscrapers to building houses with self-healing cement and turning bottles into bricks<p>As the global population grows, it is also becoming more city-based with 70% expected to live in urban areas by 2050. It is a trend that has not escaped sci-fi in Hollywood, …

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Government raises solar power target 5-times to 100,000 MW by 2022

The government on Wednesday raised the solar power generation capacity addition target by five times to 1,00,000 MW by 2022, which will entail an …

12 Common Dreams and What They Supposedly Mean

Despite Freud’s well-documented beliefs, dream interpretation isn’t a straightforward method. In fact, the majority of modern scientists and …

Donald Glover

Greenpeace India admits failures after staff claims of rape, sexual harassment

NEW DELHI (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Greenpeace India has admitted it failed to create a gender sensitive environment for its workers, and apologized for its handling of a sexual harassment complaint by a female staff member while acknowledging the alleged rape of another woman.<p>The …

Sexual Harassment

India's medical schools are plagued with fraud

They'd been told that foreign doctors were coming to tour the facility, and check-ups would be free.<p>There was nothing wrong with Chaudhry; he was accompanying his brother, who had a back problem. But "every person was told to lie in a bed even if they're not sick," he said.<p>The 20-year-old …

India

Narendra Modi to launch biggest overhaul of labour laws in decades

<b>New Delhi:</b> Prime Minister Narendra Modi is preparing to launch India’s biggest overhaul of labour laws since independence in a bid to create millions …

Be Careful What You Google

The search engine creates a feedback loop that influences the way people see the world, a new study finds.<p>Google is a modern oracle, and a miraculous one at that. It can lead you to the <i>Perfect Strangers</i> theme song lyrics, or to a satellite image of your childhood neighborhood, or to a blueprint for …

CEOs

An American Atheist Writer Been Hacked to Death in Bangladesh

An American atheist blogger was hacked to death on Thursday in the Bangladeshi capital, Dhaka.<p>Two unidentified assailants attacked Avijit Roy and his …