• Jun
    15

    The 2016 Global Nutrition Report of the International Food Policy Research Institute ranks India ra­ther low in terms of achieving nutrition security. In terms of under-5 stunting and wasting,

  • Jun
    12

    In the past few days a few sticky issues have once ag­ain crept into public deba­te. These are issues of morality and fairness by which a nation and

  • Jun
    08

    A recent decision of the Union government to encourage pulses production by hiking minimum support prices is in the right direction. The Economic Survey 2015, also suggested engineering a

  • Jun
    07

    If you travel to China you will find that Chinese te­enagers do not wear the traditional wristwatches. So­me from prosperous families may wear Apple watches or similar stuff

  • Jun
    02

    On May 26-27 Japan hosted the 42nd summit of the group of se­ven major industrialised cou­ntries the G7. On the whole it was a low key affair

  • Jun
    01

    On June 23 British citizens will vote on whet­her to leave or stay in the European Union. Why sho­uld an­yone in India care about this vote? Maybe some Indians

  • May
    29

    The ministry of human resource development (MHRD) is actively wo­rking on the contours of a hi­gher education financing ag­ency (Hefa), which has been proposed with the aim of fu­nding infrastructure

  • May
    25

    Poetic flourishes flavour politics. Ghalib and Hafez flowed profusely to embellish the dosti diplomacy and deals between Iran and India during the prime minister’s recent visit to Tehran

  • May
    24

    Unlike the UK Norway took a remarkable decision with its surplus North Sea oil revenues. It set up a sovereign wealth fu­nd (SWF) popularly known as the

  • May
    23

    Prime minister Narendra Modi had laid strong emphasis on improved governance on taking over as head of the NDA government two years ago. Several measures were initiated in pursu­ance