Environment, Geography, GS-1, GS-3, Uncategorized

El Niño, the ‘Godzilla’ warming the winter?

More than half the winter is gone and most of India has hardly even noticed the cold. Temperatures are 4-5 degrees Celsius above the normal for this time of the year. This could turn out to be the warmest winter in India in several years. Scientists are blaming both global and regional/local factors. Globally, it… Continue reading El Niño, the ‘Godzilla’ warming the winter?

Big Picture, GS-3, Internal security, Uncategorized

Terror attacks: Can India have a standard doctrine?

Watch debate here Summary: Four days after the attack on Pathankot airbase by terrorists suspected to have come from across the border the picture is still unclear. The attack and the way it got prolonged have led to many speculations and criticisms on the way the whole incident has been handled. While such incidents have… Continue reading Terror attacks: Can India have a standard doctrine?