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NEED, IMPORTANCE OF BIODIVERSITY CONSERVATION

NEED, IMPORTANCE OF BIODIVERSITY CONSERVATION

Conservation of biodiversity is like an insurance policy for future as it will ensure continuity of food chains, sustainable utilization of life support systems on earth

Unregulated urbanization, industrialization and increased human activities have led to rapid deterioration of the environment. This has severely affected the life supporting system. Last decade or so has seen a serious concern from people of all walks of life towards various environmental issues which include global warming, biodiversity loss, depletion of ozone layer, acid rain, […]

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Digital Divide: A Global Concern in the making

Digital Divide: A Global Concern in the making

Concerning ‘Digital Divide’, the term ‘Digital’ here refers to Information and Communication Technology (ICT) while ‘Divide’ means differences, disparity or gap. In general, it is a phenomenon wherein those who have access to ICT are benefited by the use of it and their economic well-being is ensured in the form of highly paid jobs and […]

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Adoption of Eco-Friendly Practices For Sustainable Development

Adoption of Eco-Friendly Practices For Sustainable Development

We all know that our very existence depends on environment of which man is an integral part, yet an arch-enemy of it as well. His quest to make life very comfortable and more luxurious has made him to turn a blind eye to the damages caused to the environment. Self-centeredness has been the most heartening […]

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Pre-Schooling:Need or A Mere Trend

Pre-Schooling:Need or A Mere Trend

Pre-schooling is not considered important by most people as they are skeptical of its benefits due to their own ignorance and misconceptions about it. There is a common misconception that a preschool is meant for those children whose both parents are working and there is no one to take care of them at home. This […]

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Artificial Intelligence

Artificial Intelligence

These days TV ads, particularly related to mobile phones, are focusing on one or the other Artificial Intelligence (AI) feature like AI based camera as a marketing strategy to lure customers. AI was considered a concept of science-fiction for decades were gossips about machines that can talk, machines that can think and machines that can […]

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Crisis in our Higher Education System

Crisis in our Higher Education System

Higher education is the stage of learning at universities, academies, colleges, seminaries and institutes offering advanced learning in various subjects and streams. Even though so much is said and discussed regarding bringing about improvements in the quality of education through various reforms and policies, there are still many issues and areas that need to be […]

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Cashless Card Transactions and Security Loopholes

Cashless Card Transactions and Security Loopholes

Al most every adult today possesses plastic money in the form of debit, credit or prepaid cards. These cards, e-wallets and other digital platforms are witnessing a surge in their volumes to embrace digital payment solutions and Digital India’s vision of cashless economy. Digital money transactions are executed through debit cards, credit cards, internet banking, […]

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Li-Fi: The Future of Internet

Li-Fi: The Future of Internet

Access to internet is starting to be considered a basic human right. Imagine a world where the light bulbs in our homes can connect us to high-speed wireless internet with a simple flick of a switch. Li-Fi or Light Fidelity is a Visible Light Communication System that will change the way we connect to and […]