Two-thirds of world’s AIDS treatment drugs supplied by India

India supplies nearly two-thirds of the world’s antiretroviral drugs and plays a significant role in the global fight against AIDS by helping scale up access to treatment across developing countries, according to an Indian diplomat. Continue Reading

Kanchi calling!

From hand-woven silk to hands-on spirituality, Kanchipuram stands for many things. This town of yore, described by Kalidasa as ‘nagaresu kanchi’, meaning ‘greatest of cities’, is a microcosm of Bharat’s vast heritage and glory; its geography may be small but in that capsule is captured an eternal and enormous cornucopia of history, culture, religion, politics, art, industry, archaeology etc. Continue Reading