TSR Subramanian talks about the new education policy and the concerns that guided the commitee in preparation of the report
Reviews ties, negotiates for a ‘yes’ on inclusion into NSG, and broaches black money issue
Suravaram Sudhakar Reddy believes that reunification of the Left parties can help consolidate the communist movement
The Pulgaon accident has reignited the debate over safety of ammunition storage. That debate should consider these nuances of ammunition management
Deleting scenes from the film cannot hide the reality of drug abuse in Punjab
Harish Rawat is back in power in Uttarakhand, but facing a CBI inquiry over the alleged horse-trading sting. He speaks to Governance Now
The state has gone a step further and set up de-addiction centres where die-hard alcoholics find help in battling withdrawal symptoms
The grand announcement to shut 500 liquor shops is the first baby step to gradually enforce prohibition in Tamil Nadu, a state that has been high on alcohol for years
The state plans to go completely dry over the next 10 years. Alcoholics are unhappy, but their families are elated with the decision which the now ruling Left may not undo
Banning booze is apparently earning votes. But what about humongous revenue loss – not to mention hooch tragedies?
Authorities failed to use MGNREGA and NFSA provisions meant for relief in difficult times, forcing the supreme court to intervene
Governance Now speaks to MK Raina, actor, theatre personality and cultural activist
Because it allows you to understand the pulse of economy. That’s the reason behind the AIIMS doctor’s counter-intuitive move
OBC executive director Rajkiran Rai G spoke to Governance Now about the challenges and hurdles before the banking sector and the ways to tide over them
Ask the customers who continue to face call drops, even after telcos pledged an investment of Rs 12,000 crore to set up 60,000 towers
e-commerce is bridging the digital divide – with some help from India Post
... provided there is uninterrupted internet access and power supply. Web-based Swayam platform is ambitious but will face infrastructure challenges
In an interaction with Governance Now, Petrus Marais of KPMG talks about the need of forensics with the increasing focus on cyber security.
Girija Devi, one of the finest classical and folk vocalists shares her thoughts on folk-classical music, reality shows, fusion and films
"An empowered woman neither defines herself by her gender nor limits her thoughts, choices or action because of her gender"