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From resource scarcity to historical legacies of environmental conflict: A look at the concerns surrounding guitar industry
Arts & Culture

From resource scarcity to historical legacies of environmental conflict: A look at the concerns surrounding guitar industry

The timber supply chains on which the guitar industry relies have been secretive. Many sources of wood are from places with historical legacies of environmental conflict, colonial violence and dispossession.

PSLV-C48/RISAT 2BR1 launch highlights: ISRO wraps up launch calendar with RISAT-2BR1, nine commercial payloads successfully placed in orbit
science

PSLV-C48/RISAT 2BR1 launch highlights: ISRO wraps up launch calendar with RISAT-2BR1, nine commercial payloads successfully placed in orbit

The RISAT 2BR1 is a radar imaging earth observation satellite that will help in agriculture, forestry, and disaster management support.

ISRO's PSLV-C46 mission successfully launches Indian radar imaging satellite RISAT-2B into 'perfect' orbit
India

ISRO's PSLV-C46 mission successfully launches Indian radar imaging satellite RISAT-2B into 'perfect' orbit

ISRO's PSLV carried the RISAT-2B satellite to orbit in the shortest time of any Indian rocket in the past.

Highlights of ISRO's PSLV-C46 mission today: After a perfect liftoff, PSLV successfully releases RISAT-2B in orbit
India

Highlights of ISRO's PSLV-C46 mission today: After a perfect liftoff, PSLV successfully releases RISAT-2B in orbit

Once operational, the RISAT-2B satellite will be capable of monitoring weather day & night, in any weather.

Losing green cover: India lost original forests 70 times Delhi's area in 14 years
India

Losing green cover: India lost original forests 70 times Delhi's area in 14 years

Environment minister Prakash Javadekar released the biennial report “India State of Forest Report 2013” on 7 July stating that the forest cover continues to stand at 21 percent of the country’s geographical area

GDP growth in FY15 seen at 7.4% based on new calculation method
Business

GDP growth in FY15 seen at 7.4% based on new calculation method

FY15 GDP growth seen at 7.4 percent in the current fiscal as against 6.9 percent in 2013-14, according to government's advance estimates for GDP based on the new calculation methodology.