- India can offer lessons on local governance, says expert
Nov 13, 2014
According to Rajesh Tandon, President of PRIA, the world is looking at India's models of local governance.
[India] [Governance] [Civil Society] [Gram panchayat] [Government of India] [South Asia]
- DDG scheme to power remote areas in India
Jul 22, 2014
The Decentralised Distributed Generation (DDG) can be obtained from conventional or renewable sources such as biomass, biofuels, and solar energy
[Electricity] [12th year plan] [energy efficiency] [Government of India] [renewable energy] [Power supply]
- Growth cannot be chased at the cost of equity: C Rangarajan
May 02, 2013
At the book launch of 'Growth and Equity', which has experts like Kamal Nath, Nitin Desai and Jagdish Bhagwati contributing essays, the talk turned to the policy issues India faces and how consumers in India have now become more aware and are fighting for their rights.
[Governance] [India economic growth] [India] [C Rangarajan] [Government of India] [South Asia] [Growth] [Manmohan Singh]
- India to modernise Anganwadi infrastructure
Jun 25, 2015
The Indian government has joined hands with the private partners for modernizing the Anganwadi infrastructure in rural areas.
[South Asia] [Child rights] [Government of India] [Women rights]
- India okays bill to confiscate property of corrupt officers
May 02, 2013
India's Cabinet gave its nod to a bill which provides for confiscating property illegally acquired by corrupt public servants.
[Governance] [Government of India] [South Asia] [Corruption]
- The spectrum fee of community radio stations not to be increased
Dec 23, 2012
A three-day community radio workshop in Mount Abu, India, shows people how to set up and run their own radio stations and make the stations financially sustainable.
[Government of India] [Ministry of Information and Broadcasting] [OneWorld] [Community Radio] [Consultation]
- Facebook a tool for governance, better interaction: Modi
Jul 04, 2014
According to the Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, direct communication with people is critical for governance.
[Accountability] [Government of India] [South Asia] [Facebook] [Governance]