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What did BRICS build (if anything, in Brazil)?

'Happily,' says Ambassador B S Prakash, 'BRICS displayed new-found energy and built something real, a bank. Between needless nihilism and as yet unjustified euphoria, there are many stations for......

President Pranab's address to Parliament: The transcript

President Pranab Mukherjee on Monday addressed the first joint sitting of Parliament as mandatorily required under the Constitution after the general elections. The address is the political,......

Modi's ministry bears indelible impress of a single person

Narendra Modi's victory does not represent a victory of the Indian nation, but only an elite-driven polarising phenomenon. The sooner we -- and the BJP -- recognise this, the better, says Praful......

5-member committee to decide on new Andhra capital

The Centre has constituted a five-member expert committee to study various alternatives available to it to decide on a new capital for Andhra Pradesh. This committee has been tasked with the......

Medha and Meera: A glimpse of the future

AAP candidates from Mumbai Medha Patkar and Meera Sanyal are poised to play a crucial and complementary role. While Patkar gives voice to the suffering of people at the grassroots, Sanyal is......

The economics of happiness

This does not mean isolating parochialism but of new way of thinking about economic systems, says Rajni Bakshi.What might an “Economics of Happiness” look like? This question brought......

China unveils boldest reforms in decades, shows Xi in command

China unwrapped its boldest set of economic and social reforms in nearly three decades on Friday, relaxing its one-child policy and further freeing up markets in order to put the world's......

New B-schools take slow and steady steps towards growth

More than 185 business schools have closed down in 2012, and another 150 schools are struggling for survival.While these figures may lead to the perception that the future of management education......

Vedanta and international standards on mining

The most significant development over the last 10 years is that such organisations have accepted the need to operate on the basis of the principle of FPIC, namely Free, Prior and Informed Consent,......

Corporations, children and responsibility

Companies can be more alert on how various aspects of their operations impact children, writes Rajni Bakshi.Corporations are now among the most powerful entities on earth. Children are the......

  People speak for social and environmental council

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Q. wat is UGC test
:  A. The National Educational Testing Bureau of University Grants Commission (UGC) conducts National Eligibility Test (NET) to determine eligibility for...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/wat-is-ugc-test//answers/20395307

nonasense
Q. What is meant by \"dirty gold\"?
Nonasense:  A. Dirty" gold could be a reference to gold which is not produced in an environmentally and socially responsible way. This might include...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-meant-by-quotdirty-goldquot/20395248/answers/17203436

Joseph Chacko
Q. What is NET and SET? what is it\'s fullform?
Joseph Chacko:  A. The National Educational Testing Bureau of University Grants Commission (UGC) conducts National Eligibility Test (NET) to determine eligibility for...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-net-and-set-what-is-its-fullform/17203424/answers/15182296

Padmakar Joshi
Q. What is NET? (those holding Ph D have to qualify NET to become Lecturers).
Padmakar Joshi:  A. NET : National Eligibility Test University Grants Commission (UGC) conducts National Eligibility Test (NET) to determine eligibility for...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-net-those-holding-ph-d-have-to-qualify-net-to-become/15180978/answers/14591030

Srijith KP
Q. DO GENES AFFECT VOTER BEHAVIOUR?
Srijith KP:  A. Our genes and our environment influence our behaviour. Genetic research is investigating how genes and the environment influence human behavioural...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/do-genes-affect-voter-behaviour/14590026/answers/9529885

  Web results for Social And Environmental Council
Starwood Hotels & Resorts To Debut Eco-Wise Element Brand In Aspen Valley

Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. today announced plans to introduce its trailblazing Element brand to Basalt, Colorado. Set to open in... ...

http://www.travelandtourworld.com/news/article/starwood-hotels-resorts-debut-eco-wise-element-brand-aspen-valley/
Agriculture sector needs stimulus

The Government must establish research & development and innovation centres at the village level, which can be instrumental in evolving solutions... ...

http://www.dailypioneer.com/columnists/oped/agriculture-sector-needs-stimulus.html
Government of Lithuania Came to an Agreement with Hitachi to Discuss for Establishment of the Project Company for Nuclear Power Project

Hitachi (JCN Newswire) 2014-07-30 Tokyo, July 30, 2014 - ( JCN Newswire ) - Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE:6501, President & COO: Toshiaki Higashihara) today... ...

http://www.bizwireexpress.com/showstoryJCN.php?storyid=266473
Adani advances in Australia! Why not in India?

Due to strong mining regulations, Australia has good regulatory and enforcement mechanisms in place and Adani group is required to follow 36... ...

http://moneylife.in/article/adani-advances-in-australia-why-not-in-india/38257.html
The New Durbar

By | India Today Uma Bharti, the new water resources minister, appeared a bit lost in the corridors of Parliament. She was expecting someone from... ...

https://in.news.yahoo.com/the-new-durbar-061348045.html

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