What makes cities in India and China so frustrating to drive in—heavy traffic, aggressive driving style, few freeways—makes them ideal for saving fuel with hybrid vehicles, according to new research by scientists at the U.S. Department of Energy’s Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab).
According to a study carried out by two master’s students at Linköping University, large amounts of carbon dioxide equivalents taken up by plants on land are returned to the atmosphere from aquatic environments.
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Indian authorities have arrested a 47-year-old man who tried to sell his newborn grandson to a local businessman.
The once buoyant Indian IT industry appears to be continuing to slide.This week the IT industry association Nasscom has forecast that in 2013 there will be 50,000 fewer jobs available.
Shocked by a series of terrible rapes in the country, a group of Indian engineers have come up with underwear which provides women with some defence.
A cheap electric car, at least by American standards, that doesn’t feel and act like an over-glorified golf cart?
Native Australians weren't, as thought, isolated from the rest of the world for 40,000 years: they absorbed a wave of migration from India just 4,000 years ago, a genetic study shows.
Europe's Romani people, widely known as gypsies, migrated out of northwestern India about 1,500 years ago, researchers say.
Apple's opened its iTunes store in 56 more countries, nearly doubling the number of territories covered.
The Indian monsoon - on which more than a billion people depend for food crops - could fail frequently and catastrophically over the next 200 years as a result of global warming.
Ebony and rosewood are both standard woods in guitar construction, and how the woods all blend together on a guitar is also crucial to how an instrument sounds.
Hot summer days in large cities are often accompanied by vehicle and industrial emissions that makes breathing difficult and unhealthy.
As governments around the world struggle to dissuade people from using cellphones while driving, Indian researchers have cut the Gordian knot.
Intel has been trying to enter the lucrative smartphone market for years now, but with little tangible success.
Running out of patience, an Indian court has given Google, Facebook and other internet companies just 15 more days to remove 'objectionable' content - although the companies say they've already done all they can.
The Google staff responsible for lying about Kenyan rival Mocality have been accused of other dirty tricks.
The FBI is reportedly investigating an alleged hack that extracted a number of internal e-mails from networks administered by the US-China Economic and Security Review Commission.
Indian telecommunications minister Kapil Sibal has called on Google, Facebook and other internet companies to censor offensive content.
Indian scientists have come up with a cheap way of storing the sun's heat and then releasing it slowly through the night.