India will overtake China as the fastest growing emerging economy in 2015-16 by clocking a growth rate of 7.5 per cent on the back of recent policy initiatives, pick-up in investments and lower oil prices, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) said today. “India’s growth is expected to strengthen from 7.2
Here are 10 highlights of Modi’s France and Germany visit: 1. India has huge potential to become a manufacturing hub: Modi to NRIs in Berlin Linking India’s economic progress to national “self-respect”, Modi said on Monday night that the country has huge potential of becoming a manufacturing hub and asked
Download PDF version The so-called stand-off between the Reserve Bank of India and the Ministry of FINANCE is not as significant as the media is making it out to be. There is little disagreement between the two on fundamental issues. The stand-off is a reflection of the government’s effort to regain some
Download PDF version It is a part of the duplicity and self-serving logic of US imperialism. If one goes by the “Parameters for a Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action” (JCPOA) regarding Iran’s nuclear programme issued by the United States Department of State on 2 April, then surely, from Washington’s point
Download PDF version Much has been claimed on behalf of the Mines and Minerals (Development and Regulation) Amendment Act that has been enacted by Parliament, but the legislation has introduced a watered-down version of auctions, has many exceptions to legalise the old first-cum-firstserve approach, and ignores previous Supreme Court rulings
Download PDF version The Supreme Court is compelled to intervene when the executive fails. The Narendra Modi government seems to want to test the tension between the judiciary and the executive. Last month Union Power Minister Piyush Goyal spoke of “judicial overreach” in the context of keeping a balance between
Download PDF version Taking exception to Arundhati Roy’s “The Doctor and the Saint,” this article seeks to add to our understanding of the B R Ambedkar-M K Gandhi debate. It does not attempt to analyse or assess the debate as such, disavowing any desire to confront either Gandhi or Ambedkar.
The diagnosis and treatment of leprosy, or Hansen’s Disease, is now considered easier and more effective than ever before. Since 1983, the disease is curable with multidrug therapy. MDT was successfully assimilated into India’s health programmes, leading to a reduction in the overall rate of leprosy incidence in the country.
[Mains Answer Writing Practice] Discuss Ambedkar’s views on social justice and his influence in framing of the Indian Constitution. You can Take Help from Following Sources A nation builder’s pride of place (B.R Ambedkkar ,G.S paper 1,Hindu editorial) Admiration sans adherence (B.R Ambedkar ,GS paper 1) B.R. Ambedkar (World Focus
It, however, supported New Delhi’s aspiration of playing a big role in international institutions. China, on Monday, fell short of backing India for permanent membership of the U.N. Security Council (UNSC), despite supporting New Delhi’s aspiration of playing a big role in international institutions. Asked to comment on Prime Minister