• Mar
    02

    When India was on the verge of freedom and the first interim government was sworn in, the ministers went to seek the blessings of Mahatma Gandhi at his camp in

  • Feb
    28
    By William Pesek, Bloomberg

    Next week, world leaders, corporate executives and hedge-fund managers will return to a collective obsession: Ch­ina’s growth target for the year ahead. The eyes of the world will be

  • Feb
    27

    Singapore is one of the most economically successful countries in the world. The launch into national independence almost 50 years ago was fraught with peril

  • Feb
    26

    The Indian agriculture university mo­vement, based on the land-grant university pattern of the US, began in 1958 with the inauguration of the G B Pant University of Agriculture and Technology

  • Feb
    25

    Some of the spectacular changes in business models happen as new technologies emerge. Take the case of the Indian IT services revolution

  • Feb
    24

    The problems of the world cannot possibly be solved by skeptics or cynics whose horizons are limited by the obvious realities. We need men who can dream of things

  • Feb
    20

    Particulate matter (PM) refers to those things that float around in the air. One cannot even see most of them

  • Feb
    19
    By William Pesek, Bloomberg

    Reading Eswar Prasad’s new book, it’s easy to picture the entire global economy as a giant bird cage, with Jack Lew and Janet Yellen standing outside waving at all the

  • Feb
    18

    Recently, the University Grants Commission (UGC) made it mandatory for each university and college to get assessed in a time-bound approach. Such a compulsion on these institutes for going

  • Feb
    17

    At the recent Central Universities Vice Chancellors’ Conference invited by the President of India at Rashtrapati Bhawan on February 6 and 7, the main agenda veered around three themes, viz.