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Miles to go before rural India can be improved Arun Jaitley

Jul 24, 2014

Miles to go before rural India can be improved Arun Jaitley

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said the country has "miles to go" to improve investment flows into farm sector, rural infrastructure and housing in villages. #India #rural india #Finance minister #Development #Agriculture #TheySaidIt #Arun Jaitley #Nabard #Villages
Rural India is reviving, but not enough to pull up economy

Nov 28, 2013

Rural India is reviving, but not enough to pull up economy

But the benefits may be fleeting because rural growth alone will not be enough to pull India's economy out of the doldrums longer term #Economy #rural india #GDP #ConnectTheDots #Agriculture #Monsoon
Rural India's economic revival not enough to pull India out of doldrums

Nov 28, 2013

Rural India's economic revival not enough to pull India out of doldrums

The economy is battling to recover from a significant slump. Growth slid in the fiscal year to March 2013 to just 5 percent, the lowest pace since 2002/03, as a stalled reform agenda prompted investors to flee. A vulnerable current account swelled to a record deficit, knocking the rupee to a record low. #Economy #India #rural india #GDP #Agriculture #Crops
Govt mulls additional Rs 25,000 cr spending for rural wi-fi

Nov 19, 2013

Govt mulls additional Rs 25,000 cr spending for rural wi-fi

The Department of Telecom and the Ministry of Rural Development are jointly considering extending wi-fi services in rural areas using the National Optical Fibre Network, which is being laid to connect 2.5 lakh villages, sources said. #India #rural india #Internet #Wi-Fi #Internet penetration #internet connectivity
Rahuls exclusive agenda: Cong is alienating many Indias

Sep 03, 2013

Rahuls exclusive agenda: Cong is alienating many Indias

Rahul Gandhi has been leading the Congress away from urban voters, it seems to want no truck with the youth, it has been remarkably nonchalant about the sagging economy, and has been winning no fans among the intelligentsia either. #Politics #rural india #UPA #Congress #BJP #Narendra Modi #PoliticsDecoder #Rahul Gandhi #Urban India #Young India #Business class #INtellectual class

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Rahuls exclusive agenda: Cong is alienating many Indias

Jul 30, 2014

Landslide hits Indian village, at least 17 dead

Torrential rains triggered a massive landslide that buried a remote village in western India on Wednesday, killing at least 17 people as it swept away scores of houses and possibly trapping many more people under debris, officials said. National resc...
Rahuls exclusive agenda: Cong is alienating many Indias

Jul 29, 2014

Why I'm worrying about the leopard that killed my dog

Few people saw 'Macavity' and even fewer worried about him, but now Indian forestry officials want to trap and relocate him I have a personal relationship with the leopard that prowls through our farm in Thiruvadisulam, rural Tamil Nadu, India. Eight... #India #Tamil Nadu
Rahuls exclusive agenda: Cong is alienating many Indias

Jul 30, 2014

Indian landslide kills 10, traps up to 150

Heavy rain triggered a landslide in rural western India that killed at least ten people and trapped up to 150 more after thick mud came crashing down on thatch huts and brick houses on Wednesday, a national disaster official said... #India #Tamil Nadu