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Politics wins out over economics for Narendra Modi

News from India - 21. March 2017 - 11:33
Some observers of Indian politics are mortified that BJP that won the UP polls last week on a promise of delivering economic development and jobs now appears to be backtracking

A crown of thorns awaits the Vodafone-Idea merged entity

News from India - 21. March 2017 - 8:07
When a corporate marriage is a response to an outside threat or its perception (read Reliance Jio), the scope for a messy patchwork is much higher

Narendra Modi’s inclusive vision is at risk in Uttar Pradesh

News from India - 21. March 2017 - 6:06
If Yogi Adityanath governs as he campaigned, Narendra Modi’s own reform agenda may suffer

The BJP’s retrograde turn in Uttar Pradesh

News from India - 21. March 2017 - 3:59
The vision of Hindutva proponent Yogi Adityanath, the new chief minister of Uttar Pradesh, is antithetical to the idea of a constitutional republic

Limerick: On the Manipur blockade

News from India - 20. March 2017 - 20:00
Bibek Debroy’s Mint Metric on the Manipur blockade

Should we all become computer programmers?

News from India - 20. March 2017 - 19:54
Simple coding may not be enough to make you an AI expert, but it can certainly help you do your own job better

The Chinese learn the value of privacy

News from India - 20. March 2017 - 19:24
If Chinese consumers lose faith in local Internet companies, the government’s efforts to promote technology and innovation are certain to struggle

Behavioural solutions for road safety

News from India - 20. March 2017 - 19:20
It’s time authorities stopped relying on ineffective money-draining campaigns, driver education and enforcement of laws

States lead the way in economic reforms

News from India - 20. March 2017 - 18:57
In the fourth quarter of 2016, Haryana, Gujarat and Maharashtra have led the way in making reforms

What is the fix for India?

News from India - 20. March 2017 - 18:49
India’s political leaders should reflect on what Mexico’s equally fractious political system managed to achieve and on whether they have it in them to emulate them

The Jio effect

News from India - 20. March 2017 - 18:44
The aggressive entry of Reliance Jio has shaken India’s telecom market, and the Vodafone-Idea merger is just another crest in the consolidation wave

The return of industrial strategy

News from India - 20. March 2017 - 18:43
The European Union has been trying to define a consistent framework for addressing industrial strategy since 2014

Stakeholders chart roadmap for Nigeria’s climate action

New from UNFCCC - 20. March 2017 - 15:54
Source: Guardian (Nigeria) - Emerging from a successful participation at the 22nd Conference of the Parties (COP 22) in Marrakech, Morocco, stakeholders have begun a fresh effort to ascertain Nigeria’s obligations under the new global agreement in Paris and effective strategies for Intended Nationally Determined Contributions (INDCs) targets

Climate change key suspect in the case of India’s vanishing groundwater

New from UNFCCC - 20. March 2017 - 15:54
Source: eco-business.com - New study links India’s water crisis to the impact of climate change, which has weakened recent monsoons.

Enormous business opportunities await from Sino-Saudi synergy: Aramco CEO

New from UNFCCC - 20. March 2017 - 15:54
Source: Saudi Gazette - The long standing relationship between Saudi Arabia and China can be further amplified with a host of new business and economic opportunities ranging from energy collaboration, knowledge and technology transfer, as well as innovation-driven industries, benefiting both countries and beyond, said Amin Nasser, Saudi Aramco president and chief executive officer, Sunday at the China Development Forum (CDF) here.

G20 finance ministers drop anti-protectionist pledge

New from UNFCCC - 20. March 2017 - 15:54
Source: BBC - Finance ministers from the world's biggest economies have dropped an anti-protectionist commitment after opposition from the US.

World Bank announces $57bn fresh investment in Nigeria, 52 others

New from UNFCCC - 20. March 2017 - 15:54
Source: Vanguard - The World Bank, yesterday, announced fresh investment of $57 billion in Nigeria and the 2 other countries in the sub-Saharan African region.

Youth conference on climate change begins

New from UNFCCC - 20. March 2017 - 15:54
Source: Himalayan Times - The fifth National Youth Conference on Climate Change began today in Bhaktapur with the theme “Empowering youth for resilient tomorrow”.

France regrets G20 meeting outcome on trade, climate change

New from UNFCCC - 20. March 2017 - 15:54
Source: Reuters - French Finance Minister Michel Sapin said he regretted that a meeting of world financial leaders on Saturday had failed to reach satisfactory conclusions on climate change and trade.

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