63 Articles Related to "governments"

How 10 Countries Respond to Facebook’s Libra Cryptocurrency

A growing number of governments have responded to Facebook’s cryptocurrency plans including China, France, India, Japan, South Korea, Russia, Singapore, Tha...

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Are there lessons to be learnt from India’s first attempt at coalition politics?

Saba Naqvi’s ‘Politics of Jugaad’ traces the history of coalition governments in India.

8 months ago . 91 views

All you need to know about the Official Secrets Act

Remarks made by the Attorney-General in the Supreme Court on March 6, of looking into “criminal action” against those responsible for making “stol...

9 months ago . 83 views

A New Zealand Stores Introduce “Nude Shopping” And Sales Increase

When plastic was first manufactured, it must have seemed like a miraculous product. It acted every way like one. We started using it for everything; from packagin...

9 months ago . 180 views

From Shimla to Shyamala? Jai Ram Thakur isn't Yogi Adityanath, won't be able to change name overnight

Till now, successive governments, both BJP and Congress, have renamed some British era buildings, old institutions -- including three leading government hospitals...

1 year ago . 154 views

This is heavy: The kilogram is getting an update

HIGHLIGHTS   *Until now, the mass of kilogram has been defined by the granddaddy of all kilos...

1 year ago . 165 views

Ask Why Your Mind Is Not Free

The word ‘freedom’ has been greatly abused by tyrannical as well as democratic governments, and religions, too, everywhere in the world. Personal freedo...

1 year ago . 186 views

WhatsApp Dismisses Indian Government's Demand to End Encryption: What is at Stake?

WhatsApp might have to compromise on its single most effective privacy feature in India but will it?

1 year ago . 221 views

Reliance’s Jio Institute gets government’s Institution of Eminence status but it’s yet to be set up

This puts it at par with two Indian Institutes of Technology, among the six institutions to be selected under the scheme that grants freedom from regulation.

1 year ago . 174 views

Modi government’s initiatives: An analytical frame

Govt’s key schemes can be packaged into three categories of inclusive growth, human development and security.  

1 year ago . 150 views

Mumbai Plastic Ban: Penalty decision ball in Maharashtra government’s court

Mumbai: As the plastic ban deadline draws to a close, different aspects and regulations surface everyday. Last week, Brihanmumbai Municipal Corpora...

1 year ago . 154 views

Simultaneous polls: more questions than answers

The Law Commission has backed the idea of conducting simultaneous polls to the Lok Sabha and state assemblies and put out a working paper in the public domain to se...

1 year ago . 156 views

Atal Bihari Vajpayee's 93rd birthday: The man who brought governance and development into political agenda

Governments come and go and parties are born and disappear. Above it all, the country must stay shining, its democracy immortal. Former prime minster Atal Bihari Va...

1 year ago . 131 views

The untold story of alcohol in India

If not for our love for drinking, many state governments in India, especially Kerala, would have struggled to meet their basic objective- doling out salary and pens...

1 year ago . 201 views

Max, Fortis effect: IMA for self-regulation for doctors

But wants govts. to subsidise emergencies in private sector   Amid allegations of medical negligence and overcharging by two pr...

1 year ago . 151 views

Elected autocrats can take nations down wrong path: Raghuram Rajan

1.Rajan said governments need to listen to a broader spectrum of people to reduce the possibility mistakes <...

2 years ago . 192 views

SC verdict on firecrackers needs to be lauded not criticised.

    What are residents and citizens of a democratic country to do when an unrecognised national medical emergency creeps u...

2 years ago . 185 views

Cyberspace needs better laws, and more trustworthy companies

  The CEO of Microsoft, Satya Nadella, acknowledging that users of technology deserve better privacy and data security is a step in the right ...

2 years ago . 221 views

Dera chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh verdict on August 25; Haryana govt may deploy Army

Chandigarh: Ahead of the court decision in a sexual exploitation case against Dera Sacha Sauda boss Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh, Haryana and Punjab governments have mad...

2 years ago . 282 views

Why Prime Minister Narendra Modi needs India to dump a 150-year-old financial habit

Among the numerous things Prime Minister Narendra Modi is probably going to discuss in his fourth Independence Day discourse this month is a proposition to change a...

2 years ago . 160 views

 
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What Is The Difference Between A Startup & A Business?

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WWE Accidentally Leaks Rehearsals Due To YouTube Glitch & Our Childhoo...

According to a report by Vice, WWE seems to have committed a pretty clumsy slip-up, accidentally releasing an internal production feed of the NXT UK tapings from ...

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From Streets To A 1000-Crore Company: The Inspiring Success Story Of B...

‘Bikanervala’ is a leading brand in the line of Indian snacks and sweets. Their specialization in this field dates back to about a hundred years back....

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Weeks after Amit Shah accused NCP leader Praful Patel of treason for having bought a property from the wife of an accused terrorist, the 'Mirchi' factor h...

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Sundar Pichai is inspired by woman who scored 0 in quantum physics exa...

Sundar Pichai recently lauded a woman who scored zero in quantum physics exam. The reason will win your heart.

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Bollywood Stars who never used their surnames

To become a celebrity from any common man, a very powerful name is needed. Because of this reason, many people changed their name before stepping into Bollywood a...

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Being an entrepreneur is a tough job and one is time and again in need for some hard core inspiration. Well, we’ve got you covered on this one for sure.

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Man Marries Girlfriend In ICU After She Attempts Suicide, Escapes: Cop...

Pune: In her complaint, the woman had claimed that Suraj Nalavade allegedly refused to marry her, saying that she belongs to a lower caste.  <...

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How fake news may have shaped the future of a Tamil empire in medieval...

The author of a novel about Rajendra Chola delves into the provocation for an Indian kingdom to invade Indonesia in the 11th century.

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Meet Laurent Simons: 9-year-old boy on track to become world’s younges...

After completing high school in roughly a year, Laurent started university. Now, he is set to finish the 3-year-programme in just nine months.

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Interesting and Unknown facts About Indian Rapper Badshah

Badshah is undoubtedly No.1 rapper in today’s date. He shares a huge fan following and always manages to deliver something new and interesting to his audience...

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Surgeon Reveals How Horrifying The Human Lungs Look After 30 Years Of ...

A shocking video uncovering the lungs of a heavy smoker has yet again shown how terrible it is to smoke. It is now common knowledge that cigarettes are bad for yo...

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Survey Finds Most Workers Would Prefer A Robot Boss To A Human

According to a recent survey conducted by Oracle and Future Workplace, a significant majority of workers would rather have a robot boss than a human one. The survey...

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Mumbai’s ‘first home system’ auto rickshaw impresses many, including T...

Twinkle Khanna shared an image of an auto on Instagram. It shows the vehicle decked up with all sorts of facilities.

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Largest Milk Producer In US Files For Bankruptcy As Industry’s Profits...

The largest milk producer in the United States, Dean Foods, has filed for bankruptcy. The dairy industry has seen declining profits in recent years as fewer peopl...

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A Mushroom Is Saving Millions Of Bees From A Deadly Virus

According to a 2018 study published in Nature Scientific Reports, a specific type of mushroom extract can help honeybees fight off a devastating virus that is suspe...

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झूला जितना पीछे जाता है, ठीक उसी के बराबर उतना ही आगे भी आता है। इसी तरह सुख और दुख दोनों ही जीवन में बराबर आते और जाते हैं । जिन्दगी का झूला अगर पीछे जाए तो डरिए मत, वह आगे भी आएगा ।
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