The state of Jammu & Kashmir (J&K) has set a remarkable precedent over the past year in justice delivery. It has set a legacy of transformation through digitisation of its courts and their procedures thereby cuttingdown time otherwise traditionally spent on paper procedures.
While Randomized Control Trials (RCTs) have become the dark horse of contemporary development microeconomics, they have engendered controversy. This article sifts through the controversy and concludes on how RCTs can continue to advance understanding of real-world problems.
City and state governments to embark on a sustainable and equitable urban mobility pathway for sustainable and equitable growth.
The National Urban Transportation Policy (NUTP), launched in 2006 and revised in 2014, aims at providing better mobility and sustainability by focussing on people mobility and not vehicle mobility. The policy envisages an urban mobility framework that is contextual, and is suited to the geographical, social and economic needs of our cities and citizens.
As we celebrate International Women’s Day, events buzz all across the globe showcasing achievements of women in different fields and inspiring further concerted action towards gender parity. Governments, industry, academia, non-profit organizations, community groups’, students etc. rally around to show solidarity with women’s causes on this day.
India has embarked upon an ambitious transformation journey to realize its vision of a Digital India. Digital and Financial Inclusion are key enablers to march towards a Digitally empowered Society and a Knowledge Economy. With Government and Industry moving towards a 'Less Cash Economy', Digital Payment channels have caught momentum and citizens across the country are adopting various modes of digital payments.
Keeping in view that digital transactions are increasing across India, Cyber Security for the financial sector has assumed significant importance.
The presence of a robust logistics-related infrastructure and an effective logistics management system facilitates seamless movement of goods from the point of origin to that of consumption, and aids an economy’s movement to prosperity. The progress of logistics sector holds an immense value for Indian economy as well; as such advancement would increase exports, generate employment and give the country a significant place in the global supply chain.