• Aug
    18

    The United Nations declared 2014 as the International Year of Family Farming (IYFF) to recognise the importance of family farming in reducing poverty and improving global food security. According

  • Aug
    17
    By Sushil Sharma

    The word euthanasia according to the Oxford dictionary is killing of a person suffering from an incurable disease. Passive euthanasia is where life support systems are withdrawn

  • Aug
    14

    A Japanese acquaintance who is in charge of India in his company, recently raised the issue of the future of English in India. He was concerned that particularly in

  • Aug
    13
    By William Pesek, Bloomberg

    After 11 months of battling speculators nipping at India’s currency, Raghuram Rajan is going after a more powerful enemy: the nation’s crony capitalists.
    Six years ago, Rajan, a former International

  • Aug
    12

    Towards the end of 2001, a US headquartered personal computer (PC) manufacturing company invited four consultants from four different companies to a resort hotel in Penang. I was one

  • Aug
    07

    Last year, the United Nation’s State of the World Cities Report 2012-13 ranked Delhi, the Indian capital, at 58 and Mumbai, the commercial capital, at 52 out of 95 cities

  • Aug
    06

    So said the management guru Peter Drucker. However he was smart enough to know that commentary on “what is” isn’t necessarily the best advice on “what should be

  • Aug
    04

    Organisations are Darwin’s children since they have to constantly adapt (and change) in order to survive. The changes in their surroundings can put enormous pressures — the degree of

  • Aug
    03
    By Rana Kapoor

    The new government came to power with a long wishlist from India Inc and the common man, as the Union budget — the first major policy statement of BJP led

  • Jul
    31

    I have spent the past few months in India witnessing the change in government. The expectations in India and in the whole of Asia are high that the new