India Today Conclave 2023 news: RPSG Group Chairman Sanjiv Goenka said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi taught the world to respect India and Indians. Goenka further mentioned that Indians were not given the respect that they deserved in the last 65-70 years of Independence before Modi came to power in 2014. He also said that he is inspired by Reliance Industries' chairman Mukesh Ambani. Goenka said that the billionaire's skill in execution, vision of scale, vision of perfection, compassion, and ability to reach out to people. Vedanta Chairman Anil Agarwal said that he has a total debt of $13 billion and has earned $5 billion in the last year. He added he aims to earn $10 billion next year while further mentioning there has been no default. Agarwal also stated that Indian business minds are honest and shares of any company with an Indian CFO or CEO at the helm are the most highly valued. He added that Vedanta will make cheaper and more effective semiconductor chips at the Gujarat plant.
Master Blaster of Indian cricket Sachin Tendulkar said that Test Cricket should be engaging and exciting and the duration of the matches does not matter. He also said that ODI cricket is getting monotonous without a doubt. Tendulkar also said that the current format has two no-balls, which eliminates reverse swing.
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Delhi's newly appointed Education Minister Atishi said that Indians need to be loud and noisy about the Adani Group stocks rout caused due to the Hindenburg report. She further questioned why there has been no investigation in the matter even when LIC has lost Rs 50,000 crore in 50 days. India Today Conclave is currently underway at New Delhi's Taj Palace Hotel.
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From Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Home Minister Amit Shah to RRR superstar Ram Charan and Master Blaster Sachin Tendulkar, eminent personalities from different walks of life will attend the event. The conclave will feature speeches, panel discussions, and fireside chats wherein speakers will share their thoughts, insights, and ideas on burning issues. Prime Minister Modi will address the event on Saturday at 8 pm whereas Ram Charan will share the secrets behind making a worldwide blockbuster on Friday at 07:15 pm.
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Talking about the row over “misuse” of the CBI and the ED, Amit Shah said, “No central agencies are above court.” He questioned, “Should not central agencies act in corruption cases?”
“Rahul Gandhi went without any security and was able to unfurl the Tricolour at Lal Chowk because of Prime Minister Narendra Modi,” Union Home Minister Amit Shah said at India Today Conclave 2023.
Union Home Minister Amit Shah blamed the opposition parties for disrupting Parliament proceedings. He said, “Debates happen in Parliament on the basis of rules; it cannot happen like it happens on roads.”
“When Covid-19 broke out, several people predicted that India would suffer a lot. But when Covid-19 ended, the entire world accepted that India dealt with the pandemic most effectively,” Amit Shah said at India Today Conclave 2023.
Union Home Minister Amit Shah spoke about the vision of the BJP and said, " Our aim is to make India the world's number one country." Talking about the general elections scheduled next year, Amit Shah said, "The BJP will return to power with a full majority in 2024."
Stability AI COO Ren Ito advocated for open source and said, "By opening everything to all the users, engineers and coders in the world, we are inviting them to use it, to adopt it, to improve it. So by relying on thousands of engineers, even outside our company, our model is getting exponential growth."
Michael Sandel, professor of philosophy at Harvard University, said liberal elites and mainstream political parties missed the rising anger of people who felt they had no voice. Sandel, at India Today Conclave 2023, said Donald Trump, like many others, understood the politics of resentment and was able to cultivate and tap into the backlash against the liberal elites and mainstream parties in the US.
“G20 countries view India as a vibrant democracy. They view India as a country where a PM was democratically elected for a second time. Democracy is also about developmental works you have done," Amitabh Kant, India’s G20 Sherpa, former CEO, NITI Aayog said.
Talking about democracy in India, Tamil Nadu Finance Minister PTR Thiagarajan said, “Our democracy is becoming more aligned with the central axis of power. Broadly, our quality of our democracy leaves a lot to be desired.”
Fawzia Koofi says Taliban issued 36 edicts eliminating women's rights, they suppress women because they think it is easy
Speaking at India Today Conclave 2023, Fawzia Koofi, Afghan political leader and activist, said, “Since the Taliban took power, they issued 36 edicts eliminating women's rights, from rights to education, to work, to mobility, to their appearance. They suppress women because they think it is an easy entry point.
Session: Women’s rights | Hijab. Hair. Hate. And State: Feminist churn within Islam
The panelists for this session are Ruha Shadab, founder, LedBy Foundation; Sheeba Aslam Fehmi, Islamic feminist, scholar, columnist; Fawzia Koofi, Afghan political leader and activist, and Sanam Naraghi Anderlini, Iranian peace activist and founder, International Civil Society Action Network.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi taught the world to respect India while adding Indians were not given this respect before 2014.
RPSG Group Chairman Sanjiv Goenka announced a Venture Capital fund focused on startups. The fund will be handled by Goenka's son and it aims to raise the value of invested companies by up to 4 times.
RPSG Chairman Sanjiv Goenka said at the India Today Conclave that he is inspired by Reliance Industries (RIL) chairman Mukesh Ambani and the billionaire's skill in execution, vision of scale, vision of perfection, compassion, ability to reach out to people. Goenka said, "There are so many reasons but his skill in execution, his vision of scale, his vision of perfection, his compassion, his ability to reach out to people. I mean I can go on and on. I don't think too many people from India can even dare to think like him. But even if we come to a fraction of it, we would have done very well."
RPSG Chairman Sanjiv Goenka said at the India Today Conclave that the Central government led by Prime Minister Narrendra Modi has made it possible for entrepreneurs and industrialists to think big.
Mentalist and psychological illusionist Suhani Shah will address the India Today Conclave 2023 on the art of self-belief, reading minds and psychological illusion.
Vedanta's Anil Agarwal said at the India Today Conclave 2023, "I have invested extensively in different metals. I have $13 billion of total debt. I earned $5 billion last year, and next year will earn $10 billion. There has been no default ever."
Vedanta Chairman Anil Agarwal said that they want to make cheap and effective semiconductor chips at its Gujarat plant.
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