Interview

By Lekshmi Parmeswaran
In Interview
Apr 4th, 2016
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In a world that is known for its rigidity of established values and practices, Kalki Subramaniam is a name to reckon with. As a transgender person, her battles have often revolved around creating an identity for herself. Her unwavering faith in herself and her abilities helped her to emerge victorious in each and every one of those struggles. Today, she has earned hers...
By GovernanceToday
In Interview
Mar 7th, 2016
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The Delhi government came to power with a people focused reform agenda of which public school system is a big part. It has appointed 21 MLAs as Parliamentary Secretaries to assist respective Ministers in handling crucial challenges of governance in respective fields. Praveen Kumar, the MLA from Jangpura, has been appointed as the Parliamentary Secretary to the Educatio...
By GovernanceToday
In Interview
Mar 7th, 2016
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The US India business relations have been on upswing over last couple of years and 2015 saw highest bilateral trade between the two countries. There is an increasing willingness among American businesses to do business with India as Indian economy picks up growth and the Indian government promotes business with supportive policies. The US-India Business Council, establ...
By Anand Mishra
In Interview
Mar 7th, 2016
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There is widespread acceptance globally about the high and positive correlation between innovation and economic progress and without a strong innovation and research focus, high growth cannot be sustained for long. Having lived and worked in three different continents, Riku Makela understands the innovation ecosystem and its relation with broader business environment m...
By Ramesh Raja
In Interview
Feb 8th, 2016
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Even though the odd-even formula for cars plying on Delhi roads concluded successfully recently, it is in the hands of people to make use of public transport a regular practice for the sake of clean and green Delhi which is said to be one of the most polluted cities on the planet. Ramesh Kumar Raja had a conversation with Delhi Transport Minister Gopal Rai during a bus...
By Ritika Bisht
In Interview
Feb 8th, 2016
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With Smart City project planning underway in different parts of the country, Gujarat International Finance Tec-City (GIFT) has already set the standards for other cities as it aspires to offer global firms a world-class infrastructure and facilities. To know its current and future development plans Ritika Bisht and Shubham Gupta of Governance Today, talked to Shishir R...
By GovernanceToday
In Interview
Feb 8th, 2016
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The issue of net neutrality has again acquired centre stage with Free Basics and the debate it has generated. To understand the various aspects of Free Basics and whether it actually impinges on net neutrality, Anand Mishra, Editor, Governance Today, spoke to Pavan Duggal, who is one of Asia’s foremost experts in the area of cyber laws and cyber security and is widely ...
By Ritika Bisht
In Interview
Feb 8th, 2016
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Improving public transportation system, curbing vehicular pollution and ensuring safety of passengers have always been top priorities for every state government. Ritika Bisht and Shubham Gupta, Governance Today talk to Kailash Chandra Sahoo, Joint Secretary, Commerce & Transport Department, Government of Odisha, to know about the overall transportation eco-system i...
By Ritika Bisht
In Interview
Feb 8th, 2016
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As world moves online for most day to day transactions including shopping, entertainment, financial transaction etc., security of data assumes paramount importance. With greater transactions moving on to the digital platform, rogue elements have taken to Internet for robbing people of not just money, but also individual data. Trend Micro provides online security and da...
By Ramesh Raja
In Interview
Feb 8th, 2016
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As India embarks on a massive program to become a manufacturing powerhouse, it is necessary that the large numbers of people who join workforce are adequately skilled. Skilling the workforce is a big task as the country does not have a strong vocational training program in school and college curricula. Because government cannot train all job seekers, it is paramount th...