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
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
If Yogi Adityanath governs as he campaigned, Narendra Modi’s own reform agenda may suffer
The vision of Hindutva proponent Yogi Adityanath, the new chief minister of Uttar Pradesh, is antithetical to the idea of a constitutional republic
Bibek Debroy’s Mint Metric on the Manipur blockade
Simple coding may not be enough to make you an AI expert, but it can certainly help you do your own job better
If Chinese consumers lose faith in local Internet companies, the government’s efforts to promote technology and innovation are certain to struggle
It’s time authorities stopped relying on ineffective money-draining campaigns, driver education and enforcement of laws
In the fourth quarter of 2016, Haryana, Gujarat and Maharashtra have led the way in making reforms
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 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 European Union has been trying to define a consistent framework for addressing industrial strategy since 2014
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 Nigerias obligations under the new global agreement in Paris and effective strategies for Intended Nationally Determined Contributions (INDCs) targets
Source: eco-business.com - New study links Indias water crisis to the impact of climate change, which has weakened recent monsoons.
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.
Source: BBC - Finance ministers from the world's biggest economies have dropped an anti-protectionist commitment after opposition from the US.
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.
Source: Himalayan Times - The fifth National Youth Conference on Climate Change began today in Bhaktapur with the theme Empowering youth for resilient tomorrow.
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.