India needs to expand quality manpower

India needs to expand quality manpower

Monday, 16 January 2023 | Dinesh Sood

Our demographic dividend presents an opportunity that can be leveraged to create a skilled workforce Managing an ever burgeoning population is a herculean task. It can also be an opportunity, but it all depends upon how we prepare ourselves to treat the population. According to the World Population Prospects-2022, India’s population...

Veritable Vilas

Veritable Vilas

Saturday, 14 January 2023 | Pioneer

Flagging of MV Ganga Vilas, the longest river cruise opens a new vertical - river tourism MV Ganga Vilas, the world’s longest river cruise, will go a long way promoting tourism in the eastern states concerned, boosting economic activity there, and generating employment. Prime Minister Narendra Modi today flagged off the...

Stop demonising demonetisation

Stop demonising demonetisation

Saturday, 14 January 2023 | Uttam Gupta

Demonetisation was a major reform that helped in laying the foundation for inclusive and sustainable growth Delivering a majority 4:1 verdict on January 2, 2023, the Supreme Court (SC) upheld the constitutional validity of the demonetization announced by the prime minister, Narendra Modi on November 8, 2016. But the controversy refuses...

Vacancies in schools in Mandi, J&K hurt education

Friday, 13 January 2023 | Mohammad Rayaz Malik

The local administration should take some corrective and timely measures to address the issue The recent transformation in the way students-teachers interact, more specifically because of the pandemic, has poorly impacted the lives of students belonging to the underserved communities residing in the remote and rural regions of the country. In...

INDIA IS THE VOICE OF THE GLOBAL SOUTH

INDIA IS THE VOICE OF THE GLOBAL SOUTH

Friday, 13 January 2023 | Kumardeep Banerjee

Virtual Global South Summit is a move in the right direction It is a new-year and India’s plate for multilateral, plurilateral engagements is full, with almost all major metros hosting delegations and foreign dignitaries. There was a near stampede on the first day of the ‘Pravasi Bhartiya Diwas’ in Indore for...

Indian diaspora must carry Indian flag high

Indian diaspora must carry Indian flag high

Friday, 13 January 2023 | Sumeet Bhasin

The doors of Indian institutions are always open for the Indian diaspora who will be equal partners in ‘Amrit Kaal’ Over three crore Indian origin people, the diaspora, live in all parts of the world. Some of them are heads of the states. Some are driving global tech behemoths. They are...

That sinking feeling

That sinking feeling

Friday, 13 January 2023 | Pioneer

Joshimath is caving in and many more towns in Uttarakhand could go this way. Who is to blame? itigate restoration efforts. What has happened in Joshimath and is likely to be repeated elsewhere in the state and even in the neighboring Himachal Pradesh is not natural. It is  e state and...

Stay focused

Stay focused

Friday, 13 January 2023 | Pioneer

Dhankhar should focus on improving the behaviour of lawmakers instead of targeting the judiciary In his address at the inauguration of the 83rd All India Conference of Presiding Officers’ in Jaipur on Thursday, Vice-President Jagdeep Dhankhar expressed his anguish over the manner in which lawmakers in the country behave. He rightly...

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