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Aliens are perhaps the ones to blame for all bad things happening this year(Photo Imaging: Parth Garg)

Sunday Stand-up: Why 2020 is the year of Gloom and Doom…

Hindusatn Times | By Shankar Chugani
UPDATED ON NOV 01, 2020 07:13 AM IST
Can this please be the year that wasn’t?
People queue at a test centre following an outbreak of the coronavirus disease in Southend-on-sea, Britain.(REUTERS)
People queue at a test centre following an outbreak of the coronavirus disease in Southend-on-sea, Britain.(REUTERS)

Covid-19 is putting Britain’s next industrial revolution on ice

London | By Bloomberg | Posted by Prashasti Singh
PUBLISHED ON SEP 20, 2020 02:23 PM IST
The global shift toward robotics and artificial intelligence across advanced economies is currently in a go-slow phase in the UK -- where both Covid-19 and Brexit have hampered progress.
More energy to improve lives, but with fewer emissions to help address climate change — is what we call the dual challenge(Pradeep Gaur/Mint)
More energy to improve lives, but with fewer emissions to help address climate change — is what we call the dual challenge(Pradeep Gaur/Mint)

A road map to transforming India’s energy

By Dev Sanyal
UPDATED ON AUG 29, 2019 06:57 PM IST
India’s achievements should be applauded, but it is just getting started, with a golden opportunity to play a prominent role in global energy as well.
Women are shouldering hand-in-hand with their male counterparts and are exploring for newer avenues and reaching out to take on the task to learn new skills.(Getty Images/iStockphoto)
Women are shouldering hand-in-hand with their male counterparts and are exploring for newer avenues and reaching out to take on the task to learn new skills.(Getty Images/iStockphoto)

Women opting for offbeat careers in manufacturing, automation, block-chain

By Saumya Khare
PUBLISHED ON FEB 28, 2019 06:57 PM IST
Now, people will have to invest more on building up their skill sets and also keep tuning themselves to innovations and remain updated with required skill sets.
With our economic and geographical size, and our young population, India shoulders a great responsibility to our citizens and to the world. In this, science has a key role to play(Sanket Wankhade/HT PHOTO)
With our economic and geographical size, and our young population, India shoulders a great responsibility to our citizens and to the world. In this, science has a key role to play(Sanket Wankhade/HT PHOTO)

Create a research culture for the growth of science in India

By K Vijay Raghavan
UPDATED ON FEB 06, 2019 05:05 PM IST
Our best can be also be more daring in the questions they themselves address, thinking with more originality and ambition
People take part in protests ahead of the upcoming G20 summit in Hamburg, Germany July 2, 2017(REUTERS)
People take part in protests ahead of the upcoming G20 summit in Hamburg, Germany July 2, 2017(REUTERS)

There are no technical fixes to deal with ecological changes

By Shyam Saran
UPDATED ON OCT 19, 2018 05:53 PM IST
The IPCC Report acknowledges that “the pathways to avoiding an even hotter world would require a swift and complete transformation not just of the global economy but of society too.”
Launching the World Economic Forum (WEF) Centre for the Fourth Industrial Revolution here on Thursday, PM Narendra Modi said the NDA government is willing to change policies to reap dividends of the fourth industrial revolution.(Vipin Kumar/HT Photo)
Launching the World Economic Forum (WEF) Centre for the Fourth Industrial Revolution here on Thursday, PM Narendra Modi said the NDA government is willing to change policies to reap dividends of the fourth industrial revolution.(Vipin Kumar/HT Photo)

Industry 4.0 will change nature of jobs, says Narendra Modi

New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON OCT 12, 2018 12:08 AM IST
Allaying fears that technology will drive out jobs from the market, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Thursday that the “4th Industrial Revolution” will create more opportunities while changing the nature of jobs.
Child labour wasn’t exactly a secret in America, but it wasn’t something discussed in ‘polite society’. The photo above is from Chicago, 1910.(PhotograFix)
Child labour wasn’t exactly a secret in America, but it wasn’t something discussed in ‘polite society’. The photo above is from Chicago, 1910.(PhotograFix)

Child labour photos from 100 years ago that shocked America, in a new avatar

UPDATED ON APR 06, 2018 09:11 AM IST
Black-and-white photos of child labour have been colourised by UK-based professional photo colouriser, Tom Marshall.
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