Advertisement

  • News
  • Columns
  • Interviews
  • BW Communities
  • Events
  • BW TV
  • Subscribe to Print

Columns

India Needs $1 Trillion To Fulfill Its Carbon Emissions Promise

The Paris climate deal that supersedes the Kyoto Protocol has clearer intent and more objective goals than its predecessor.

Read More

Subdued Global Diamond Demand A Cause For Concern

Uncertainties in the macroeconomic environment have impacted diamond demand, which fell by $2 billion in 2015, according to a De Beers study

Read More

Is The Tide Turning?

Much more needs to be done before we can say the tide has turned and the broken economy the NDA government inherited from the UPA regime has been fixed

Read More

Politics Of Policy|Cleaning Sports Globally

After the FIFA scandal, a new global initiative promises to clean up sports. Emerging markets like India and China will be impacted too

Read More

How Determining Raindrop Sizes Can Boost Storm Forecasts?

The rain drop images can be fed as data into storm prediction weather models (statistical-mathematical computer programs) and engender more accurate storm forecasting across the globe

Read More

Gold May Not Sustain Q1 Gains

The first quarter of 2016 saw a significant firming up of gold prices as economic uncertainties enhanced the safe haven appeal of the yellow metal. Yet, in a market where sentiment plays a key role, patterns could easily change in the short term

Read More

SDG's: A Sumptuous Banquet On Development

The developed world had earlier committed to provide climate finance - over and above the traditional ODA under the Copenhagen Consensus. But such a commitment appears also to be still unclear

Read More

Monsoon 2016 Is Likely To Be Above Normal; Why All Forecasts Concur

The government forecaster expects 106 per cent rains for the monsoon season this year. The monsoon is likely to be fairly well distributed with some hiccups in northeast and southeast India

Read More

Platinum Jewellery: Creating A Niche

While most retail categories experienced subdued growth, platinum jewellery bucked the trend, registering a strong 24 per cent increase in retail sales in 2015

Read More

Global Warming Pushing North Pole Towards London

This is where climate change triggered melting of polar ice caps and mutations in rainfall patterns across the planet play their role in pushing the poles

Read More