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Geonomics-Island Development !!!

2018-07-28T22:45:57+00:00

The 1382 offshore-identified islands of India hold immense unexploited potential for fostering growth and achieving cohesive socio-economic development of the region in particular and also, the nation as a whole. They can significantly contribute to the GDP by leveraging the gains from promoting infrastructure and tourism on a large scale. […]

Geonomics-Island Development !!!2018-07-28T22:45:57+00:00

Society-Does India Require Counter Urbanization ?

2018-02-06T11:38:16+00:00

Urbanization is one of the most common global phenomena in the world, and is said to occur in many phases. In the overwhelming majority of cases, urban lifestyles and infrastructure has spread to encompass most human settlements. […]

Society-Does India Require Counter Urbanization ?2018-02-06T11:38:16+00:00

Geography-Prominent Mountain Passes in India !!!

2017-12-20T23:51:17+00:00

The formation of mountain passes between mountain peaks might occur during the formation of the mountain range or they may be formed due to the action of glaciers, running water, or with the help of precipitation in the form of rain or snow. While a mountain pass through a ridge can be as narrow as 20 feet, in a large mountain range can occur in the form of a large valley. Semo La in the Tibetan Plateau is the highest confirmed mountain pass in the world with an elevation of about 18,258 feet (World Landforms, 2015). […]

Geography-Prominent Mountain Passes in India !!!2017-12-20T23:51:17+00:00

Policy-Natural Resources Data Management System (NRDMS) !!!

2017-12-19T12:46:57+00:00

The Natural Resources Data Management System (NRDMS) is an initiative of Department of Science and Technology of Government of India, conceived to help Policy makers and planners to formulate developmental strategy. In doing so, they have the advantage of the progress made in recent years in the methodologies designed to collect, archive and process the multidisciplinary ground data […]

Policy-Natural Resources Data Management System (NRDMS) !!!2017-12-19T12:46:57+00:00

Geography-Population Density in terms of Geography in India !!!

2017-11-18T18:54:00+00:00

The most common sort among the calculations of population density is as defined by the number of persons per square kilometre. Calculations of population density depict the concentration of population over certain spatial units, and the Census of India uses number of persons per square kilometre as its principle method with which to measure population density. […]

Geography-Population Density in terms of Geography in India !!!2017-11-18T18:54:00+00:00

Environment/Geography-Desertification in India, a disturbing truth !!!

2017-11-01T06:53:48+00:00

The terms desertification refers to degradation of land in arid, semi-arid and sub-humid areas resulting from various factors, including climatic variations and human activities. It does not imply loss of land to desert or through sand-dune movement. […]

Environment/Geography-Desertification in India, a disturbing truth !!!2017-11-01T06:53:48+00:00

Society/Geography-Population, Migration and Misery !!!

2017-10-17T00:00:33+00:00

Population is a more serious issue than generally construed. The managing of populations can become a serious inflection point as can be seen building up in the recent Rohingya crisis in Myanmar. Frequently, discrimination against communities have been placed in religious and ethnic terms, which can be site-specific. […]

Society/Geography-Population, Migration and Misery !!!2017-10-17T00:00:33+00:00

Society/Geography-Population, Migration and Misery !!!

2017-10-16T23:58:13+00:00

Population is a more serious issue than generally construed. The managing of populations can become a serious inflection point as can be seen building up in the recent Rohingya crisis in Myanmar. Frequently, discrimination against communities have been placed in religious and ethnic terms, which can be site-specific. However, Saskia Sassen, professor of sociology at Columbia University, US, places the context of the current turmoil on a more fundamental concept – land. Sassen says that recent developments point towards a new trajectory in Myanmar’s interaction with its internally much-despised minority population. The Myanmar government decided in 2016 to allocate 3 million [...]

Society/Geography-Population, Migration and Misery !!!2017-10-16T23:58:13+00:00

Economy-Extreme Poverty Worldwide and Some Economic Approaches !!!

2017-10-02T16:30:32+00:00

Measurements of poverty indicators are usually highly controversial, and many obstacles may arise over providing an exact and objective estimate of people living in extreme poverty. Many nations and organizations working in this regard such as the World Bank and the United Nations (UN) have different approaches in qualifying and quantifying extreme poverty, and this creates ambiguities in providing objective estimates of extreme poverty. […]

Economy-Extreme Poverty Worldwide and Some Economic Approaches !!!2017-10-02T16:30:32+00:00