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Apr 26, 2016

Plummeting exports: China continues to be a pain in PM Modi’s Make in India initiative

Will the slowdown of the Chinese economy and India's growth picking up simultaneously help matters? #China #India #Make In India #Trade Deficit

Apr 21, 2016

A million Indians reach employable age each month: More jobs, better jobs’ data needed

The story also says that more than one crore people are added annually to India's workforce, which stands at close to 50 crore. More than 93% of these workers are employed in the unorganised sector #Employment #Government #jobs #Jobs Data #Labour Bureau #NDA #Niti Aayog #UPA

Apr 19, 2016

The great Indian water crisis: Data drought compounds depleting stock

According to a government survey of ground water units in 2011, 16 percent of the units across 30 states and six UTs were in the "over exploited" category. #12th Five Year Plan #Central Ground Water Board #Central Water Commission #ConnectTheDots #Drinking water #Drought #ground water #Industrial water #Monsoon #Sanwar Lal Jat #Uma Bharti

Apr 15, 2016

Govt got shareholder pact in Jet-Etihad deal amended, why did it slacken in AirAsia’s case?

India's airline industry is notorious for taking care of its own and hounding out new entrants. Some powerful airline promoters are known to actually influence key policy decisions, leaving the less-powerful rivals in a quandary. So when these powerful airline promoters join hands to hound out a newbie, it is really no surprise. #AirAsia #DGCA #Jet-Etihad #M Sathiyavathy #Ministry of Civil Aviation #Tata Sons #Tony Fernandes #Vistara

Apr 15, 2016

India’s job growth lowest since 2009: Where are the jobs PM Modi?

This is the slowest pace of new jobs being created since 2009, Prime Minister Narendra Modi needs to answer why. #BN Rai #BPO #ConnectTheDots #IT #job creation #job growth #jobs #Narendra Modi #NDA #PM Modi #UPA

Apr 15, 2016

Celebrations can wait: One good monsoon will not undo two droughts

Not just flawed policy on agriculture, India also needs to urgently address the alarming situation of water availability throughout the country. We are hurtling towards a crisis which one good monsoon alone may not solve. #Climate #ConnectTheDots #GDP #IMD #Monsoon #rainfall #Skymet #State Bank of India

Apr 6, 2016

Act now: To deliver on jobs promise, Modi has to cash in on China’s labour pangs

Niti Ayog Vice-Chairman Arvind Panagariya admitted at the CII Annual Session recently that job creation remains one of the biggest challenges for the government #Arvind Panagariya #Chinese slowdown #CII event #India job market #labour-intensive sectors #Narendra Modi #NITI Ayog #NSSO data #Shankar Aggarwal #UPA government

Mar 30, 2016

Ecommerce FDI: How the government’s latest move will hurt consumers, small sellers

By allowing 100% FDI in the marketplace model, this government has addressed just one pain point in the retail industry. #Amazon #consumers #DIPP #EBay #Ecommerce #Etailers #FDI #Flipkart #govt #Snapdeal