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.

5 months ago . 71 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...

6 months ago . 64 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...

7 months ago . 149 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...

10 months ago . 126 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...

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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 . 165 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 . 190 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 . 140 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 . 132 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 . 125 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 . 141 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 . 109 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 . 184 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 . 139 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 <...

1 year ago . 177 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...

1 year ago . 158 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 ...

1 year ago . 187 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 . 254 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 . 139 views

 
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After Amitabh Bachchan, Akshay Kumar Accused of Supporting Aarey Fores...

Some netizens are calling Akshay Kumar riding the Mumbai metro a PR stunt, while others are accusing him of supporting the destruction of the Aarey forest.

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10 Reasons Why Strength Training is Best for Women

So you have mastered your cardio routine, and you want to add strength training, or resistance training to your weekly routine, here is what you need to know. Women...

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Final 24 Hours Before The Sun Sets On Chandrayaan 2's Lander Vikram

ISRO has to establish contact with the Lander before September 21 because after that the Moon region will enter into a lunar night, making it impossible for the lan...

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Corporate Tax Rate Cut For Domestic Companies, New Manufacturing Firms

Nirmala Sitharaman's announcements: The markets immediately rose after the announcement, with the Sensex surging over 1,300 points and Nifty climbing above th...

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Google Has Big Plans For Digital Payments In India. Details Here

Google will start a service called Spot and it hopes to get more merchants to adopt online payments, helping early partners including MakeMyTrip, home services mark...

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This new space hotel will fulfill all your heavenly dreams, take a loo...

The plan that will be fully functional by the year 2027 is the only space-based tourism option to date in development.

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Decomposed body found at actor Nagarjuna’s farmhouse in Telangana: Pol...

The decomposed body of a man has been identified by police as Chakali Pandu, 30, who committed suicide in a small dilapidated house in N-Agro Farms which is spread ...

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IIT-Delhi creates vegan egg from plants; mock meat coming soon

The new substance, created by IIT-Delhi, is made from lentils and has the same protein-level, taste and cooking procedure as real eggs, Plant-based mutton, chicke...

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Delhi-NCR transport strike today: All you need to know in 10 points

Commuters are likely to face problems as public transport would be off the roads on Thursday. The strike comes days after Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal said ...

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Top 5 Best Air Conditioners in India
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One Armed Amputee Lifts 200 Pounds Of Weight Above His Head

In the summer of 2004, a young man named Logan Aldridge suffered a terrible injury in a wakeboarding accident. While Logan was out on the water, the rope around his...

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Cardiac Arrest Vs Heart Attack: What is the Difference?

It is not uncommon for a person with minimal medical knowledge to get confused between a heart attack and cardiac arrest. Though the two sound similar, they are v...

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What Is Cardiac Arrest? Know Symptoms And How To Help Someone During A...

A cardiac arrest is different from a heart attack. It is a serious condition which needs medical help instantly. The patient can be given cardiopulmonary resuscitat...

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Super 30 Founder Anand Kumar Felicitated With Prestigious Award In The...

Anand Kumar has been running the highly innovative Super 30 programme for the last 18 years to mentor 30 students free off cost through a year-long residential co...

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Pakistan: Protest held in Karachi against alleged murder of Namrita Ch...

Protest gaining steam in Pakistan.   People on Tues protest took place in Karachi against the murder of a Sindhi Hindu girl, Na...

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How To See Ghost And Spirits

Eccentric and curious people who like interacting with the spirit world, especially ghosts are always finding ways of making this rare phenomenon happen. Even in th...

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Spiritual Meaning of Finding Money

Finding money on the road is quite exciting. Whether you own reasonable sum of money – but getting even a coin from the earth is quite fascinating.

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Documentary On Farmer From Remote Himalayan Village Nominated For Osca...

Indian Documentary Nominated For Oscars 2019: Speaking about the documentary, Uttarakhand Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat said it will inspire young people to ...

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Car registrations down in Delhi for first time in 6 years

Data on car registrations indicated that except in 2017, demand in Delhi has been declining gradually over the years. This year, the decline in the number of regist...

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Sunil Grover Finally Breaks Silence on The Kapil Sharma Show Comeback ...

Sunil Grover had left the show in 2017, after his major fallout with Kapil. He has been replaced by comedian Krushna Abhishek.

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Cristiano Ronaldo in Tears after Watching Unseen Footage of Late Fathe...

Cristiano Ronaldo broke down in tears after watching a video of his late father praising him, as the football star said he had never seen it before.

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Mission New India: How Modi government can achieve this goal

Narendra Modi government has been elected for the second time in a row with a massive mandate.

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Best 2.1 Speakers Under ₹2000 in India
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Thought of the day

“Spread love everywhere you go. Let no one ever come to you without leaving happier”.
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