CIC backlog grows as vacancies remain unfilled

Pending Issues   24,302 cases related to information appeals pending with the Central Information Commission as on Thursday, according to the CIC website. This backlog is in spite of the fact that the Commission is returning a majority of appeals coming to it, citing lack of documentation, premature appeals or forwarding of cases to the… Read More CIC backlog grows as vacancies remain unfilled

NASA captures images of strong solar flares

What is a solar flare   A solar flare is a sudden flash of brightness observed near the Sun’s surface. It involves a very broad spectrum of emissions, an energy release of typically 1020 joules of energy for a well-observed event. A solar flare is basically a giant explosion on the surface of our Sun which occurs when magnetic field lines from… Read More NASA captures images of strong solar flares