Tuesday, March 31, 2020

Editorial

Road Infrastructure in India Vs Abroad

“In Mumbai, the cement concrete roads built 20 years ago are still in a good shape. All the roads in the country would be converted into cement concrete ones. And I guarantee that they will last for 200 years,” Nitin Gadkari Road infrastructure plays an...

National Highway Projects More Near and Dear To The Modi Government

when the Modi government took over more than three years back, highways accounted for only 96,000 km out of 52 lakh km road network in the country. Presently, India boasts to have 1, 50,000 km of highways.The Ministry of Raod Transport & Highways has set a target...

Save water, it is too precious

Can there be a greater tragedy that water has to be transported on the train as people are literally drying for lack of water? The sad reality is that we are facing such a situation in our country today...

Make co-operative banking sector strong again

Mahatma Gandhi once said: ‘Suppose I have come by a fair amount of wealth – either by way of legacy, or by means of trade and industry – I must know that all that wealth does not belong to...

Commendable work, Mr. FM

An encouraging factor in the present budget is the increased allocation made to departments engaged in scientific research. With a hike of 17% on last year’s allocation, the Department of Science and Technology has got the highest raise followed...

Bihar shows the way

The state of Bihar has made tremendous progress over last decade. The state which was known mostly for wrong reasons has started to make a positive buzz at all economic conferences. The growth rate of the state since 2005...

MSMEs in need of an ecosystem

India is primarily agricultural country with most of the population depending on agriculture and allied activities and living in villages and small towns. This is despite a large number of people migrating towards urban centers and deserting agriculture. In...

Action, not words needed in climate change fight

It is December and the famous Delhi smog has descended on the national capital, blurring visibility, delaying flights, causing accidents on roads and leaving innumerable children coughing. The smog, resulted from the burning of paddy in the agricultural belt...

Improving lives, technologically

Technology is a great enabler. It allows people to do things that were unimaginable just a decade back and affords freedom to think out of the box solutions to problems that were considered unsolvable earlier. Advancements in technology has...

Making India swachh again

A year ago, Swachh Bharat mission was launched with much fanfare and glitz. Leading personalities from various walks of life endorsed the initiative which aimed at making India clean. It was indeed a noble initiative because we all know...
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