A new form of colonialism is spreading fast in the age of Big Data, and the government must take strong measures to counter it.
Steps India must take to meet a major chunk of its defence requirements from local production.
The government is keen to shed its overdependence on defence imports and private players can helppush this strategic shift.
Desalination plants are expensive and environmentally risky, but emerging technologies and economies of scale can make them a sustainable solution.
A handful of social enterprises are bridging the gap between people and potable water through water ATMs.
As India's water table falls, it's important to opt for conservation measures.
If not addressed soon, the growing burden of non-communicable diseases will take a heavy toll on people, productivity & growth
The fiscal deficit of states is lower than estimated, while their share in central taxes and GST compensation has increased.
India's defence budget has increased over the past few years but its share in GDP has remained the same.
A national logistics policy, an integrated IT backbone, dedicated freight corridors, multimodal transport systems and a string of ports are poised to transform India's logistics sector.
The logistics industry in India is likely to grow 9-10 per cent a year, but investments are not keeping pace.
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