Investment Models: PPP, SEZ, EPZ and others

Source : : www.livemint.com Date : 2018-11-20 OPINION Relevant for: Indian Economy Topic: Investment Models: PPP, SEZ, EPZ and others The private sector contributed an estimated 20 trillion, or a third of India’s 60 trillion infrastructure investment, between fiscals 2008 and 2017. However, it has declined sharply in recent years in terms of share of investment,…

Inclusive growth, Inclusion and Poverty

Source : : www.livemint.com Date : 2018-11-20 OPINION Relevant for: Indian Economy Topic: Inclusive growth, Inclusion and Poverty Suppose two people hold different opinions about a policy issue. Is it possible to say that one is right and the other wrong, or do they just have different preferences? After all, what is the difference between an…

Global Fight On Malaria Stalled: Who

Source : : www.livemint.com Date : 2018-11-20 OPINION Relevant for: Health, Education & Human Resources Topic: Health & Sanitation and related issues The World Health Organisation on Monday said global efforts to fight malaria have hit a plateau as it reported there were more cases of the killer disease in 2017 than the previous year.…

Electoral Reforms in India

Source : www.livemint.com Date : 2018-11-20 OPINION Relevant for: Environment & Disaster Management Topic: Electoral Reforms in India This year marks the 25th anniversary of the historic 73rd and 74th amendments to the constitution of India. These amendments gave constitutional status to village, city and district level local self-governments. Yet, the fulfilment of the dream…

Make Elephant Corridors Eco-Sensitive Zones, Says Ngt

Source : www.thehindu.com Date : 2018-11-20 OPINION Relevant for: Environment & Disaster Management Topic: Environmental Degradation – Wildlife related issues Elephant Corridors in Northern Bengal and Central India are getting quite constricted.   | Photo Credit: Wildlife Trust of India The National Green Tribunal (NGT) has asked the Ministry of Environment, Forests and Climate Change (MoEF&CC) to…