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Devendra Fadnavis: What His Resume Reveals

Devendra Fadnavis: What His Resume Reveals

Devendra Gangadharrao Fadnavis has written no best-sellers but “How To Understand and Read the State Budget”, one of his three books, all in Marathi, indicates he has thought deeply about…

That Rs 500 Note In Your Wallet Could Be Fake

That Rs 500 Note In Your Wallet Could Be Fake

  (RBI highlights features to be watched for identifying counterfeit notes)   On 26th October, 2014, Border Security Force (BSF) soldiers seized counterfeit notes worth nearly Rs 15 lakh from…

Unfinished: 95.8% Of Homeless Shelters In India’s Richest State

Unfinished: 95.8% Of Homeless Shelters In India’s Richest State

  Prime Minister Narendra Modi has announced that houses for the homeless by 2022 should be a national mission. IndiaSpend, in anearlier report, had estimated the government needs to build about 60,000 houses…

Why 150 Million Rural Indians Could Be Affected By Job Losses

Why 150 Million Rural Indians Could Be Affected By Job Losses

  India’s new government has apparently decided to restructure the United Progressive Alliance’s flagship anti-poverty programme, the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (NREGA). The scheme confers the right…

Maharashtra CM Faces 22 Riot Cases, Crime Accused Pack Assembly

Maharashtra CM Faces 22 Riot Cases, Crime Accused Pack Assembly

  (Maharashtra BJP president and Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis with other party leaders)   *Devendra Fadnavis, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) chief minister, has 22 charges of rioting registered against…

Faltering, Falling Behind: India’s Higher Education System

Faltering, Falling Behind: India’s Higher Education System

Prime Minister Narendra Modi recently urged doctors at the prestigious All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) to stay back and serve their country. The call highlights some of the…

In Urbanising Maharashtra, Massive Task Ahead For BJP

In Urbanising Maharashtra, Massive Task Ahead For BJP

  With poor service delivery and infrastructure in our cities, it is vital for the new Maharashtra government to equip its local bodies with the necessary resources to improve the…

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