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Nov 6th

2014

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The Economic Times reports on how Indian Philanthropists are launching and growing initiatives to support good governance in India.

Philanthropist  Rohini Nilekani believes mainstream media is weighed down by many handicaps and, therefore, wants to co-create an entirely  new media platform primarily funded by donor money. While it’s too early to reveal details of the new media entity taking shape, she says, it will be fairly meaningful in size and impact, and not some facile effort at tinkering […]

Oct 31st

2014

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Understanding India’s Economic Geography

The country’s economy once again holds promise. To make the most of it, companies must identify growth opportunities at a granular level. Keep Reading: http://www.mckinsey.com/Insights/Asia-Pacific/Understanding_Indias_economic_geography

Oct 3rd

2014

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Policy Outcomes from Prime Minister Modi’s visit to the US

With the conclusion of Prime Minister Modi’s successful visit to the US, the Indian Embassy has released a list of policy outcomes. https://www.indianembassy.org/informations.php?id=311&utm_source=Bulletin+20141002&utm_campaign=BizJournalOct214&utm_medium=email

Sep 25th

2014

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India celebrates a historic achievement in space exploration.

India became the first Asian nation to reach Mars as the Mangalyaan entered orbit around the Red Planet.  Congratulations to India an ISRO on this proud day for the nation.  http://www.cnn.com/2014/09/23/world/asia/mars-india-orbiter/index.html?hpt=hp_c2

Aug 29th

2014

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India launches initiative to provide bank accounts for all it’s citizens.   

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has launched a plan to provide a bank account for every household, in a landmark initiative to help the poor. Nearly 40% of Indians have little access to financial services and are often at the mercy of moneylenders who charge extortionate interest. Mr Modi has told state and private banks […]

Aug 22nd

2014

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I ask therefore I’m Hindu: Hinduism stands for freedom of thought, don’t stifle that spirit

The word ‘Hindu’ is in the news, both as a political and cultural identity. RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat believes all those who live in Hindustan are Hindus. For book policeman Dinanath Batra Hindu is a crusading word, evoking a campaign against Macaulayite secularists who have monopolized Indian thought and education. ‘Hindu’ is posited as the opposite of the […]

Aug 18th

2014

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US emerges as the biggest arms supplier to India in the last 3 years

In the last three years, the US has taken over Russia as the largest supplier of weapon systems to India, Lok Sabha was informed on Tuesday.Answering a written query in the Lower House, DefenceMinister Arun Jaitley said in the last three years, India spent Rs 83,458 crore for procuring equipment from foreign vendors which included Rs 32,615 crore worth of supplies from the US […]

Aug 15th

2014

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IndUS Forum wishes you a Happy Indian Independence Day!

IndUS Forum wishes you a Happy Indian Independence Day!

Aug 15th

2014

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Indian Prime Minister Modi delivers inaugural Independence Day address calling on citizens to build a “New India”

Indian Prime Minister Modi delivers inaugural Independence Day address calling on citizens to build a “New India” http://m.timesofindia.com/india/Lets-build-a-new-India-Modi-says-in-Independence-Day-address/articleshow/40304317.cms

Aug 14th

2014

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CHANGING PARADIGM OF US FOREIGN POLICY AND INDIA PAKISTAN DYNAMICS

By Sanjiv Khanna “Those who cannot change their minds cannot change anything.”  ― George Bernard Shaw US’ global dominance is no longer uncontested. Geopolitical rivalries are intensifying: whether it is US retreat from direct confrontation in Syria last year; Russia seizing Crimea; China asserting its influence in the East and South China Sea, or the […]

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