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Entrepreneurs.9.Thmb.jpg Indian enterprises see silver lining in Cloud
Nishant Arora | 17 Dec, 2018
With digital transformation rapidly re-defining the regional landscape in India -- amid humongous amount of data being generated -- many more enterprises this year looked at embracing agile, scalable and cost-friendly Cloud offerings, searching for providers with deep technological expertise to help transform their businesses. 
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Solar.9.Thmb.jpg As solar industry booms, time to start thinking about recycling
Vishu Mishra | 06 Dec, 2018
One of the few encouraging trends in the global efforts on mitigating climate change is the rapid adoption of solar energy across the world. This change is driven by a combination of government policies and declining costs. 
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Jewellery.9.Thmb.jpg How their jewellery-making skill is empowering women of the forest
Kushagra Dixit | 03 Dec, 2018
Dependent on the forest for their day-to-day needs, women of Bandha Tola faced an uncertain future when their whole village, along with hundreds of other such Baiga tribal villages, was moved out of their traditional habitat in the jungles of this famous tiger reserve in central India's Madhya Pradesh state.  
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BJP.9.Thmb.jpg Today's authoritarian governance is far more ominous for democracy: Author Gyan Prakash
Saket Suman | 26 Nov, 2018
That the nation is embodied in the Prime Minister is the telling similarity between the Emergency of 1975-77 under Indira Gandhi and the contemporary state of affairs in India under Narendra Modi; but unlike the former, Modi's "authoritarian governance" is not based on "the assumption of emergency powers by the executive", says Gyan Prakash, a professor of history at Princeton University and author of several highly acclaimed books, including "Mumbai Fables", which was adapted for the film "Bombay Velvet", and the just-released "Emergency Chronicles: Indira Gandhi and Democracy's Turning Point". 
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RBI.Thmb.jpg Why are central bankers obsessed with inflation?
Nikhil Arora | 14 Nov, 2018
The battle between the Indian government and its central bank is neither new nor unique. 
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Entrepreneurs.9.Thmb.jpg Demonetisation paralysed businesses, says ex-banker Meera Sanyal
SME Times News Bureau | 09 Nov, 2018
Former banker Meera H. Sanyal in her book launched on second anniversary of the move to nullify high denomination currency, says demonetisation "paralysed businesses" in the country.  
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RBI.9.Thmb.jpg Don't frame government-RBI debate in terms of adversarial engagement
G. Gurucharan | 06 Nov, 2018
Media reports have portrayed the differences between the government and the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) as a face-off, or worse still, as attempts by the government to undermine the independence of the central bank. 
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Writing9.Thmb.jpg How Delhi schools are revolutionising education, one teacher at a time
Nivedita Singh | 30 Oct, 2018
When Roshan Lal, a 40-year-old rickshawpuller, got his son Rakesh admitted to a government school in Delhi, all he wanted for him was to get a decent education. Since he could not afford to pay for a private school, all that was on his mind was that "government school mein kuch toh seekh hi lega" (at least, he would learn something there). 
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