Your browser does not support JavaScript or it may be disabled!
rediff.com
 India As It Happens
Rediff Labs will showcase innovative products that rediff is working on behind the scenes.
News   |   Images
NEWS ON MOBILE
Get Realtime News
on your webpage

About 106 results for "national water policy"

Need policy rejig to promote climate-smart agriculture: NRAA

The farm policy needs to be reworked with a focus on promoting water-use efficiency and other climate-smart agricultural practices, National Rainfed Area Authority (NRAA) CEO Ashok Dalwai said today.Both scientists and policymakers need to sit together and ... Business Standard, 1 week ago

Move to allow plastic bottles in US parks slammed

The US administration's decision to reverse a ban on the sale of plastic water bottles in some of Americas national parks shows "the corporate agenda is king and people and the environment are left behind", campaigners have said.The remarks on Sunday come ...
 Prokerala2 months ago

India needs to shoot for 10pc growth target

Policy discussions now should urgently focus on the road map for serious economic and institutional reforms to put India on a sustained high growth trajectory like the Chinese economy, says Jayanta Roy. Illustration: Dominic Xavier/Rediff.com The recent dip in gross domestic product (GDP) growth is being taken seriously in all quarters.   The myth of a high-growth trajectory is being challenged. Policymakers, however, are attributing this fall to demonetisation and the Goods and Services ...
 Rediff.com6 days ago

BJP National Executive meeting: Highlights and discussions

[India], September 26 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed the national executive meeting of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Monday. The meeting was attended by over 2,000 delegates at the Talkatora Stadium. BJP president Amit Shah delivered the ...
 Sify3 weeks ago
DNA

Independence Day 2017: India celebrates with zeal on August 15

Patriotic fervour gripped the nation on the 71st Independence Day today as people from across states and Union territories came together to celebrate the occasion underlining the spirit of unity in diversity. As chief ministers hoisted the tricolour amid ...
 DNA2 months ago President Kovind praises PM Modi's schemes in maiden address  Sify2 months ago Independence Day 2017: Full text of President Ram Nath Kovind's speech to the nation  DNA2 months ago
Rediff.com

Decoding Modi's mind

Prime Minister Modi will continue to take the nation by surprise, catching his political opponents offguard, says Shreekant Sambrani.    Nirmala Sitharaman broke through the ultimate glass ceiling when she became India’s defence minister. That was the banner headline event in the latest reshuffle of the Modi Sarkar. We are not exactly a gender-sensitive society. Female foetuses continue to be aborted, girl children get the short end of the stick even from their own parents, ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago
Sify

Aid group warns of death among Rohingya in Bangladesh

Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh could die due to a lack of food, shelter and water available for the huge numbers of them fleeing violence in Myanmar, an aid agency warned on Sunday. Nearly 410,000 members of the Rohingya Muslim minority fled from western ...
 Deccan Herald1 month ago Should India take in more Rohingya refugees?  Sify1 month ago
Sify

Ex-police chief, top bureaucrats among new faces to be in Modi government

New Delhi: Former diplomat Hardeep Puri, former union Home Secretary R.K. Singh, former bureaucrat K.J. Alphons, former Mumbai Police Commissioner Satyapal Singh and five other new faces including MPs Ashwini Choubey from Bihar and Anant Kumar Hegde from ...
 Sify1 month ago

After the flood, Fed likely to see little change in economy, policy course

By Howard Schneider WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The economic fallout from Hurricane Harvey will make the Federal Reserve's job more difficult when it meets in three weeks, but U.S. central bankers have looked past major storms before with little change in monetary ...
 Sify1 month ago
Rediff.com

How about a 'Think for India' campaign?

The best of India’s brains are instead busy solving the world’s problems, as our policies incentivise them to do so, says Neelkanth Mishra.Illustration: Uttam Ghosh/Rediff.com. That 70 years after Independence, with more or less continuous democratic rule, we are still far from providing basic services such as drinking water, health, education, housing, electricity and all-weather roads to large chunks of our population cannot just be blamed on faulty execution or political ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago
Prev | Next
Personalize your Realtimeclose [x]
Add content to your personalized tab - My News
Add upto 6 topics of your interest:
for eg.2g Scam , World
1.
2.
3.
4.
5.
6.
Personalize the tabs display. ( You can add or remove the tabs )
AlertsGet updates on latest news & your favourite topics right in your inbox.Set an Alert|Manage your Alerts

Get

Realtime News

on your Webpage

Add Widget >Get your members hooked!
    
Alerts
Get updated on latest news & your favorite topics right in your inbox!
 
More     Less