Digital economy and ecological sustainability

What is Digital economy? The term ‘Digital Economy’ was first used by Don Tapscott in his book, The Digital Economy: Promise and Peril in the Age of Networked Intelligence. So, what exactly is digital economy? According to Deloitte, “it’s the economic activity that results from billions of everyday online connections among people, businesses, devices, data […]

Continue Reading
planktonic biodiversity

Planktonic diversity of a polluted creek system

The demand for power-generating plants has been increasing regardless of several   appeals in energy  conservation. Factors such as urbanisation and industrialisation propel the need for energy production (Singh,  2015).  Consequently, it increases the need for cooling water at various steps during energy generation procedures. In general, water bodies, such as rivers and ocean were often […]

Continue Reading
Electoral Politics

Citizenship and Representative Claims: Implications for 2019

Political democracy in India is being viewed and judged primarily in its minimalist/procedural form, encompassing nothing but a multiparty system, regularly held free and fair elections, high level of participation and contestation and peaceful and regular transfer of power on a periodic basis. India has been witness to 16 Lok Sabha elections and over 350 […]

Continue Reading
Electoral Voting Machines (EVM)

EVM or Electronic Voting Machines: Reforming the Elections

Electronic voting machines or EVMs are used to cast a vote without revealing the identity of the voters. They have replaced the traditional paper ballot form of voting for a while and are used in many parts of the world. An EVM is a programmable electronic voting system which is personalised by the addition of […]

Continue Reading
Electoral systems

Revisiting India’s Electoral Systems

An electoral system defines the method that is used to calculate the number of elected positions in a government that candidates are to be awarded following the elections—the conversion of votes cast into seats or positions (King, 2000). The multiplicity and complexity of these systems, existing throughout the world, may often present a challenge in […]

Continue Reading
Photovoltaic Systems

Precise and Accurate Testing of Photovoltaic Systems: A Must for Quality Assurance

Energy sustainability is very important for the development of any country as it drives industrialisation, urbanisation, economic growth and overall improvement of the living standard of the society. Energy demand is increasing significantly all over the world due to rapid industrial and population growth. One of the most important issues of this century is to […]

Continue Reading