Eurasia

India, Pakistan become full members of SCO

PM Narendra Modi said energy, education, transport, agriculture, security, development and trade would be the top drivers in India`s ties with the SCO.

Jun 09, 2017, 15:35 PM IST
India was not isolated before colliding with Eurasian plate: Scientists

India was not isolated before colliding with Eurasian plate: Scientists

The scientist mined for amber in seams of coal near Surat. 

Jan 14, 2017, 00:13 AM IST

Ancient India, Eurasia link were 'freeways' for biodiversity exchange

Before the final collision of Eurasia and the Indian subcontinent, land bridges between the landmasses may have served as 'freeways' of biodiversity exchange that flowed in both directions, says a research led by Grismer.

Mar 25, 2016, 16:23 PM IST

Government to sign MoU to conserve migratory birds

The central government on Wednesday gave its nod to sign an MoU on conservation of migratory birds of prey in Africa and Eurasia.

Dec 31, 2015, 00:17 AM IST
Himalayas were born 47 million years ago: Scientists

Himalayas were born 47 million years ago: Scientists

The team of Australian and US scientists believe the collision occurred 47 million years ago when India and Eurasia initially smashed into each other.

Nov 10, 2015, 15:02 PM IST
European Space Agency sends Kombucha microbes to space

European Space Agency sends Kombucha microbes to space

The European Space Agency has sent samples of bacteria and yeasts that are used to make Kombucha, an ancient brew drunk for centuries in Eurasia, to space to understand what forms of life can survive beyond Earth.

Aug 03, 2015, 10:19 AM IST

European Space Agency sends Kombucha microbes to space!

The European Space Agency has sent samples of bacteria and yeasts that are used to make Kombucha, an ancient brew drunk for centuries in Eurasia, to space to understand what forms of life can survive beyond Earth.

Aug 02, 2015, 18:21 PM IST

Here's how India rapidly moved toward Eurasia 80m years ago

A new research has shed light on how India rapidly moved toward Eurasia 80 million years ago.

May 05, 2015, 12:49 PM IST

Suven Life Sciences gets patents for neuro-degenerative drug

Pharmaceutical firm Suven Life Sciences has been granted a patent each by Eurasia and Israel for drug used in the treatment of neuro-degenerative diseases.

Mar 09, 2015, 12:35 PM IST

Tooth samples of ape ancestors provide clues to their diet and environment

Newly analyzed tooth samples from the great apes of the Miocene indicate that the same dietary specialization that allowed the apes to move from Africa to Eurasia may have led to their extinction

May 22, 2014, 11:16 AM IST

Everest was born after Asia was squeezed like toothpaste

Researchers have claimed that Mt. Everest was born after Asia was squeezed like a tube of toothpaste.

Mar 24, 2014, 10:57 AM IST

How collision between India, Eurasia formed Tibetan Plateau

It is well understood that the collision between India and Eurasia led to the formation of the Tibetan Plateau that has an average elevation of 5 km and a much thickened crust.

Feb 24, 2013, 16:39 PM IST

Snow cover in N Hemisphere shrinks to record low

Satellites observations have indicated that snow cover in the Northern Hemisphere is decreasing much faster than expected.

Dec 04, 2012, 16:02 PM IST

Diktat to Indian envoys on students in Eurasia

India asked its top envoys in Eurasia to be sensitive to always be available to help students, who are relatively "vulnerable".

Jul 03, 2012, 13:28 PM IST