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Many people are quite surprised when it turns out that computer scientists and security experts are among those most critical of EVMs.

Onus on EC to ensure EVM credibility: Glitches apart, EVMs are necessary

The issue of ‘tamperability’ of EVMs has been doing the rounds ever since they were introduced.

18 Jun 2018 1:53 AM

Europe can demolish at will

Dams, natural or manmade, across drainage systems, vary depending upon the order of stream in a hydrologic sense.

11 Jun 2018 6:01 AM

No swadeshi takers for the clamour

This write-up presents a view from a tropical developing country point of view.

11 Jun 2018 5:54 AM

STEM the gender gap

Despite recent progress, the gender gap appears likely to persist for generations, particularly in computer science, physics, and maths.

06 Jun 2018 1:21 AM

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Eco logos yet to take root

Recently we did a report on the fast-food industry and looked at their policy on antibiotics in developed countries and India.

27 May 2018 2:58 AM

A corporate Greenwash: Don’t let bad guys hijack green labels

Do not splurge on supposedly green products and discourage sustainability.

27 May 2018 2:54 AM

How artificial intelligence is poised to transform the world

Is AIs safe? Can they be trusted with real-world responsibilities?.

23 May 2018 2:20 AM

AI has the power to learn, grow

You feel the world is following you because Facebook gives you content which it thinks you like.

23 May 2018 2:17 AM

In biz models, no free lunch even in space

The US is in the forefront in this kind of multiple constellations that are looking at different parts of the world.

17 May 2018 2:14 AM

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Deciding who can access satellite data

In fact, data from more than half of all unclassified government Earth observing satellites launched between 1957 and 2016 is restricted in some way.

17 May 2018 2:10 AM

CSA is about power and domination

While one method of CSA is coercive, violent abuse of children, the other processes by which abuses happen are far more insidious.

07 May 2018 4:00 AM

Deterrence theory is outdated

Far more offences against children are committed not only in India but across the globe.

07 May 2018 3:50 AM

Must improve quality of life

While a business-friendly climate is a must, we also need hubs that offer good standard of living.

01 May 2018 2:42 AM

Skill of retaining nation’s talent: Brain drain scene may only worsen

There is a direct relation between per capita GDP and talent retention which is why we haven’t attracted the best lot from abroad.

01 May 2018 2:39 AM

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Debate on Aryan migration vs Out-of-India theory unsettled

This led to the academic quest for the

22 Apr 2018 5:49 AM

Decoding ancient genome to trace ancestry

But traditionalists argue, citing mainly the Rig Veda, that the Valley culture spawned east-to-west migration.

22 Apr 2018 5:46 AM

Space study fashionable, waste management isn’t

A huge economic opportunity arises from incorporating good waste management.

17 Apr 2018 12:45 AM

What nations are doing to stem flow

Concerted action in the form of a $5 billion annual spending on waste-management could trigger revamp packaging systems, and let the ocean thrive.

17 Apr 2018 12:42 AM

Magnitude of the planetary crisis

Plastic not only takes years to decompose in our environment but rarely does it fully disappear.

17 Apr 2018 12:40 AM

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