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Will China and India grow together or grow apart?

Text of remarks by Professor Kishore Mahbubani, Dean and Professor in the Practice of Public Policy of the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy at the National University of Singapore, at the India......

Can Modi unshackle Indian genius?

Rajeev Srinivasan on how India has continued to disappoint, but could outdo Singapore one day. In 2007, I wrote about how I had become disappointed by India: We had formal independence, but not......

Modi and the only challenge before him

'The lack of zeal to serve the country in the mammoth government machinery will be the biggest challenge for Narendra Modi and his government as he tries to change things; there will be not just......

Vision 2014: BJP picks up tips from Georgia, Colombia

The party is studying the governance of different countries to present an alternative model of development for India ahead of the 2014 general election, says Akshat Kaushal Viewing the 2014 general......

The challenges Manmohan Singh faces in China

While China is bigger and feels mightier at the moment, Beijing’s rulers would be well advised not to be tempted to provoke India, for that would only trigger a chain reaction around the......

How India can escape the dry spell doom

Since 2000, India has had three serious droughts. The World Bank has estimated that the 2012 drought reduced the country's gross domestic product by half a percentage point, even though it was not......

Nodal trade office to be set up in Singapore: Mamata

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday announced setting up of a nodal office in Singapore to promote global investments into West Bengal. "To facilitate your investment, we will......

Can India feed 1.7 billion people by 2050?

India alone accounts for 25 per cent of undernourished people of the world, more than in entire Sub-Saharan Africa.   By current estimates, India’s total population will be similar......

Architects of G20: Sarkozy and Singh

France and India have become partners in building a multipolar world, French President Nicholas Sarkozy's adviser tells Sanjaya Baru.A month before the Lehman Brothers' collapse moved the tectonic......

'BRIC nations represent global economic shift'

The rise of BRIC countries represents a fundamental shift in global economy and the developing world needs a legitimate seat at the table so that shared challenges are better addressed, a powerful......

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Q. Who do you think is the best politician in the world and why??????
:  A. Lee Kuan Yew of Singapore. He is now Minister Mentor and is still guiding the nation. He is the architech of present day Singapore, that was once like an under developed nation. more

Prakhar Sinha
Q. Former PM of Singapore Lee Kuan Yew said the only way to life Mumbai to international standars is to make it a separate state or province. Make Mumbai a state or province for growth??
Prakhar Sinha:  A. even then we cannot make mumbai like singapore. it is just impossible more

cyrus irani
Q. He was one of the most influential political figures in the South-East Asian region. In addition to his official name he is known informally as "Harry" to his close friends and family. Who is he?
Cyrus Irani:  A. Lee Kuan Yew of Singapore more

Good Citizen
Q. Don't you think our Govt. should encourage the 'one child norm' now? Otherwise, the 'urban poor' would multiply in numbers without money, food and water and growing disparities among the rich and the poor. In the current scenario of progress and growth, if an Army General could take over the country and run it like Lee kuan Yew did, this country would be the most front ranking nation amongst the others.
Good Citizen:  A. If we had someone like Lee Kuan Yew, he can be assured that he will have to deal with a Hindustani Prachanda. Just fix the resource distribution...... more

George Korula
George Korula:  A. Excellent thought- must be implemented. In fact, if you see singapore, there the civil servants, politicians and ministers are really paid well, so...... more

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