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The rise of Modi and the spread of Modism

The spread of Modism is in reality the spread of personality cult and not political ideology, says Vidyut Joshi. Narendra Modi is a unique phenomenon in Indian politics. You cannot compare him with......

St Xavier's principal stands by mail on Gujarat, BJP attacks him

'These letters are part of my communication with the students to encourage them to vote and to introduce them to academic discussions on what good governance and development is all about' Dr Fraser......

'Polarisation shows Gujarat has had a terrible experience'

In a note to his students titled ‘In a Background of Elections – The Development Debate’, Dr Frazer Mascarenhas, principal of Mumbai’s St Xavier’s College, one of the......

Principal of Mumbai's St Xavier's College slams Gujarat development model

The Bharatiya Janata Party’s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi has faced a lot of flak over his Gujarat development model. On Tuesday, criticism came from an unexpected corner when......

He served tea, I am a mason, says the man facing Modi at home

Narendra Modi's mother washed utensils to make a living. Madhusudan Mistry's grandmother, who brought him up, was a vegetable vendor. Mistry's trajectory from poverty to membership of the all......

Quality of life? India ranks at a dismal 134!

A United Nations study has ranked India at 134 out of 187 countries in terms of Human Development Index even as it has observed that life expectancy at birth in the country has increased by 10.1......

Human Development Index: Kerala No. 1, Delhi 2nd!

1. Kerala The Human Development Index in the country rose by 21 per cent, according to a report which cautions that health, nutrition and sanitation remain the key challenges for India. India......

India to blame itself for low HDI ranking: Murthy

India has to blame itself for its low ranking in the Human Development Index as it is not tending to be proactive even when solution to the problem is staring us in the face, Infosys Chairman and......

What the Budget means for the social sector

According to Human Development Report (HDR) 2010, the Human Development Index (HDI) for India was 0.519 in 2010 with an overall global ranking of 119 (out of the 169 countries). We are still in the......

IIMs failed to meet demand, says govt

The Indian Institutes of management came under attack on Sunday when Minister of State for Human Resource Development D Purandeshwari said the institutes had failed to keep pace with the demand.She......

India raises bar, targets 25 medals in 2020 Olympics

After the country's best-ever haul of six medals at the just-concluded London Olympics, the Government has set the goal much higher and the target for the 2020 Games is 25 medals. "In the 2020......

We can get 25 medals in 2020 Games: Maken

India would be returning with its best ever medal haul in the Olympics from London, though without a gold in its kiity, prompting Sports Minister Ajay Maken expressing satisfaction with the......

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Apocalypso
Q. Political scientist Chris Jaffrelot states that the development in Guj has been limited to the urban middle class, whereas rural dwellers and lower castes have become increasingly marginalised. He cites the fact that Gujarat ranks Twenty first among the 28 Indian states in terms of its Human Development Index, due to the lack of development in rural Gujarat. He states under Modi the number of families living below the poverty line has increased, and that particularly rural adivasi and dalits have become increasingly marginalised.Is it a Guj model of Deveplmt then ?
Apocalypso:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/political-scientist-chris-jaffrelot-states-that-the-developm/27417444/answers/

Apocalypso
Q. The principal of Mumbai's prestigious St Xavier's College has slammed the Gujarat model of devept in a strongly-worded letter to students. In the msg titled, 'In the background of Elections', Father Frazer Mascarenhas writes, "The approaching Elections have brought interesting discussions to the public forum on what constitutes human development and how it is to be achieved. The Guj model has been highlighted for our consideration Guj may be doing well in the 1st sense, although not as good as some other states in the country. But all the human devept index indicators are no He is right
Apocalypso:  A. thats a Properly communists funded news, these days when one prospers every body else connected to it gets the Benefit, Casts Like things have no meaning now more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/the-principal-of-mumbais-prestigious-st-xaviers-college-has-/27355497/answers/27417454

tragedy king
Q. What you think is psychological problem with SK?
Tragedy King:  A. What exactly is your question ? It is just a statement by someone. What is in it for others. more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-you-think-is-psychological-problem-with-sk/27213200/answers/27355530

tragedy king
Q. What you think is psychological problem with SK?
Tragedy King:  A. Here are some interesting and NEW topics in biology that would make a great science fair project:', ---Feeling "left out in the cold,"...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-you-think-is-psychological-problem-with-sk/27213201/answers/27213265

anuj
Q. GDP or HDI? Which is a more accurate measure of a developed city/state/nation?
Anuj:  A. Here are some interesting and NEW topics in biology that would make a great science fair project:', ---Feeling "left out in the cold,"...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/gdp-or-hdi-which-is-a-more-accurate-measure-of-a-developed-c/26437116/answers/27213264

  Web results for Human Development Index
Two Little Words Missing From Modi Budget

(Mani Shankar Aiyar is a Congress MP in the Rajya Sabha) For all the bumph in the BJP manifesto and the President's Address about Moditva... ...

http://www.ndtv.com/article/opinion/mani-talk-two-little-words-missing-from-modi-budget-557307?trendingnow
Can non-Muslims speak for Muslim women?

To raise the concerns of women, one does not have to be a woman; to raise the issue of a tribal, one does not need to be a tribal. If we go by the... ...

http://www.dailypioneer.com/columnists/oped/can-non-muslims-speak-for-muslim-women.html
In bits and pieces

Employment will be provided under the MGNREGA through works that are asset-creating and linked to agriculture. This is a step in the right... ...

http://indianexpress.com/article/opinion/columns/in-bits-and-pieces/
FIFA World Cup Defeat Can Hurt Stock Markets

Argentina's title clash against Germany can have an indirect impact on the stock markets in both countries depending on the result of the FIFA... ...

http://sports.ndtv.com/fifa-world-cup-2014/features/226768-argentina-vs-germany-fifa-world-cup-defeat-can-hurt-stock-markets
Delta Electronics Latest Energy-Efficient Solutions Enable NCTU to Win an Energy Efficiency Award at Solar Decathlon Europe 2014

From the Wires Jul. 11, 2014 06:01 AM Delta Electronics (TWSE:2308), a global leader in power and thermal management solutions... ...

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