India vs Australia WC 2015 semi-final: Star Sports live cricket streaming & scorecard

March 25, 2015 / No Comments

Two big guns of world cricket, India and Australia clash in the semi-finals of the Cricket World Cup 2015 in sydney on Thursday. Its going to be a day long festival for all Indian cricket fans as the match starts for them at 9:00 a,m and goes on till 4:00 p.m. Catch the action live on Star Sports 1 for English commentary ...

High Court permits small scale quarries to function

March 24, 2015 / No Comments

The honorable Kerala High Court Division Bench on Monday held that existing quarries in the state doesn't require environmental clearance from Ministry of Environment and Forests for its functioning.   The Kerala High Court clearly gave a positive nod to small scale quarries below five hectares to continue their operations. As per the court, the National Green Tribunal's order requiring environmental clearance is ...

Poachers killed nine rhinos in Kaziranga this year

March 23, 2015 / No Comments

As per reports, Kaziranga National Park, the home for more than 2,300 one horned rhinos is facing a major problem, as the poaching incidents in the park have drastically increased over a period of three years. A new report claims that nine rhinos have been killed in Kaziranga National Park in Assam this year. The reports warns that Poachers have been given ...

New Zealand vs West Indies: Cricket live score World Cup 2015

March 20, 2015 / No Comments

The fourth quarter final between New Zealand and West Indies has begun at the Westpac Trust Stadium at 06:30 AM IST. As per latest updates, the Kiwis have scored 86 runs with the loss of one wicket in 17 overs. Martin Guptill 42 (59) and Ross Taylor 2 (5) are at the crease for New Zealand. New Zealand skipper Brendon McCullum had ...

‘Water Man of India’ Rajendra Singh wins Stockholm Prize for Restorations

March 20, 2015 / No Comments

Rajendra Singh, better known as the 'Water Man of India' has won the 2015 Stockholm Water Prize. The aspiring environmental activist will receive an award worth $ 1,50,000 and it will be presented by the honorable Swedish King on Aug. 26 during the World Water Week. By winning this honor, Rajendra Singh became the the fifth Indian to win the prestigious ...

Venkatraman Ramakrishnan to head prestigious Royal Society

March 19, 2015 / No Comments

Venkatraman Ramakrishnan, the Indian Origin American scientist whose work in molecular biology fetched him the 2009 Nobel Prize in Chemistry has been confirmed as President elect of Britain's prestigious Royal Society. This post was previously held by eminent names which includes, Isaac Newton and Ernest Rutherford. Dr Venkatraman Ramakrishnan will succeed geneticist Sir Paul Nurse, who is also a Nobel Laureate. Venkatraman upon ...

Pakistan vs Australia live: Ten Sports, Star Sports and PTV Sports live streaming info and score

March 19, 2015 / No Comments

Pakistan have won the toss and have opted to bat first in the third quarter-final match of the ICC Cricket World Cup against Australia being played at the Adelaide Oval, Adelaide on March 20, 2015. Pakistan team is unchanged. One change for Australia Josh Hazlewood comes in for Pat Cummins. The squads are as below: Australia: David Warner, Aaron Finch, Steven Smith, Michael ...

Bangladesh vs India World Cup quarter-final live: BTV, Star Sports live cricket streaming info and score

March 18, 2015 / No Comments

India have won the toss and elect to bat first in their quarter-final match against Bangladesh in the ICC World Cup 2015 being played at Melbourne, Mar 19, 2015. Dhoni said after the toss, "We will bat first. Big match, put the runs on the board. Everyone is fit. Well a lot. What this unit has done is bowl in the ...

Indian Mars Orbiter Mission gets higher life expectancy

March 18, 2015 / No Comments

The Indian Mars Orbiter Mission better known as MOM is expected to outlive its calculated lifespan, and in all probabilities, this inter-planetary expedition from ISRO may remain operational even after March 24, 2015. In a Lok Sabha question hour, the Government informed that MOM will live more than its planned lifespan of six months after its insertion to the Mars orbit. As ...

Colony Collapse Disorder May Turn Catastrophic for Bee Population

February 12, 2015 / No Comments

Research findings reveal that the overall bee population across the world would be met with some fatal impact if things keep on going the way they are now. The pollinating insect is under immense pressure, due to the Colony Collapse Disorder (CCD), whose causes are yet unaware. A recent phenomenon, CCD has been deemed a major catalyst for the reduction of ...