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The Need to Save Indian Economy

Scapegoats for the economic contagion will be found, but that there is a problem remains a fact To be fair to Indian policy-makers, it is true that the economic slowdown is impacting countries across the world, and they could potentially

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Bringing Behavioural Changes to Combat Corruption

While this issue is huge, it is not insurmountable. We can at least start adopting a different approach to tackle it by bringing about behavioural change India’s reputation as one of the world’s most corrupt bureaucracies is well-documented. On the

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Trump’s Ridiculous Greenland Statement

The US President’s attempt to buy Greenland and call off his Danish visit for being rebuffed is outrageous US President Donald Trump has got away with making bewildering, puzzling and impossible statements by virtue of the high office he holds,

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AI and Climate Emergency to Face Economic Threat

Artificial Intelligence and climate emergency are the two biggest threats facing economies today. We know a good deal about both but not enough to be confident about our choices — and besides, they may well mutate and head off in

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Vatsalya’s Initiative Toward Women and Children Health

Vatsalya, an initiative to improve the health and nutritional status of women and children, was undertaken in 22 villages in Amreli’s Rajula Block The small boat at Gujarat’s bustling Pipavav Port bobs up and down as it waits to ferry

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Are Delhi Roads Safe?

A report reveals how one person dies in an accident every five hours because of rampant behavior As a signatory to the Brasilia declaration on road safety, India intends to reduce  accidents and traffic fatalities by 50 per cent in

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A haunting silence on Indian reunification

Indian reunification is a necessary step but a step that is going to take a long time to take. Albeit, the country must be led by a strong and liberal leadership. It is the telling silence of nations in the

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Spotlight on Chidambaram

Politically motivated or not, the ex-FM must cooperate. Otherwise the Congress can go down a slippery slope In the end, Palaniappan Chidambaram, the former Home and Finance Minister of India and one who artfully played power games to his benefit

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Need to put Grasslands on Conservation Agenda

Grasslands are, perhaps, the most neglected ecosystem in the world. However, their ability to meet the climate change challenge must galvanise nations into putting them high on the conservation agenda. The Government must take note Grasslands across the globe,  especially

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NFU Policy Open to Interpretation

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh’s statement on revising India’s No First Use nuclear policy in the future is open to interpretation The Indian Defence Minister’s recent statement, anticipating a possible change in India’s nuclear policy in the future, is open to

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