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Keen to learn from Modi's development model Nepal

Jul 30, 2014

Keen to learn from Modi's development model Nepal

Nepal is keen to learn from Prime Minister Narendra Modi's development model, visiting Nepalese Commerce Minister Sunil Bahadur Thapa said on Wednesday. #India #Nepal #Modi #Development economics #Prime Minister Narendra Modi #Modi's development model #Modi's Nepal trip
PM launches portal for citizens to contribute in governance

Jul 26, 2014

PM launches portal for citizens to contribute in governance

The prime minister said in the past 60 days, the experience of his government was that there were many people who wanted to contribute towards nation-building and devote their time and energy, an official statement said. #Narendra Modi #Technology #NewsTracker #National Informatics Centre #Clean India #Skill development #Girl Child Education #Clean Ganga
Modi meets infra secretaries to set target for current fiscal

Jul 26, 2014

Modi meets infra secretaries to set target for current fiscal

The Centre is keen to speed up infrastructure development and investment to boost economic growth which remained at sub 5 percent level during the previous two fiscals. #Economy #ThisisNext #Environment #Narendra Modi #Planning Commission #Indian Railways #Infrastructure #forest #Rural development #Sindhushree Khullar
Universal access vital to protect people from vulnerability UN Report

Jul 25, 2014

Universal access vital to protect people from vulnerability UN Report

India seriously needs to pay attention. Universal access is not populism as some hawks say, but is a holistic approach that is unavoidable if its serious of the welfare of its people. #India #Development #InMyOpinion #Human Development Index #Populism #Universal healthcare #welfare state #Universal Access #UN development report
Dravid, Gopichand on govt committee to identify Olympic medal hopefuls

Jul 25, 2014

Dravid, Gopichand on govt committee to identify Olympic medal hopefuls

Sports Ministry has decided to start a "Target Mission Olympic Podium Scheme" which will include Rahul Dravid and Abhinav Bindra among others. #India #NewsTracker #Pullela Gopichand #Rahul Dravid #Abhinav Bindra #2020 Olympics #2016 Olympics #National Sports Development fund #Olympics medals

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After backing the Yamuna, AAP faces green test on water, power

Jan 27, 2014

After backing the Yamuna, AAP faces green test on water, power

The governments before never took up the battle seriously. But the only way out of perpetual shortage and the subsidy cycle is to make rainwater and solar power harvesting mandatory in the capital. #India #Sheila Dikshit #NewsTracker #Arvind Kejriwal #Greenpeace #Delhi Development Authority #Aam Aadmi Party #Akshardham temple #2010 Commonwealth Games
Uttarakhand tragedy: Why development couldn't save lives

Jun 30, 2013

Uttarakhand tragedy: Why development couldn't save lives

The reasonable risk involved in the growth of tourism and hydel industries is loss of hundreds lives of the local poor who are apparently benefiting from development. #India #ConnectTheDots #Uttarakhand #Vijay Bahuguna #Uttarakhand floods #Development projects #India development

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Uttarakhand tragedy: Why development couldn't save lives

Jul 30, 2014

Microsoft reveals Windows Phone 8.1's first update, with welcome new features

Microsoft formally unveiled Windows Phone 8.1 Update early Wednesday morning, confirming features such as Start screen folders, sandboxed apps, and even a handy VPN function for surfing over public Wi-Fi connections. Those who opted in to the Develop...
Uttarakhand tragedy: Why development couldn't save lives

Jul 28, 2014

Cast of Firefly reunites for Firefly: Online game

We may never see another episode of Firefly , Joss Whedon's cult classic space-western show that Fox aired 11 episodes of before unceremoniously canceling the whole thing because Men In Suits Just Don't Understand. Put it up there next to Party Down ...
Uttarakhand tragedy: Why development couldn't save lives

Jul 29, 2014

Twitter Shares Surge as Results Top Views

Developing: The microblogging service surged past Wall Street’s 2Q estimates as it logged a two-cent EPS gain while analysts were looking for a one-cent loss. Revenues of $312 million also topped views. Shares jumped 20% in after-hours action...