Let us put our myelin to work and imagine a setup. Lakshmi preparing lunch for her family in a kitchen with no chimney or window apart from the doorway of an entrance.
The goal of low carbon energy transition has immense potential to re-enforce the economic growth and development targets of our country. Unfortunately, this is an area that is still largely unexplored. It is imperative to do more research to look at the big picture of low carbon energy transition by evaluating in parallel the co-benefits of this transition.
To bridge the growing infrastructure deficit in the country considerable efforts have been made towards increasing the investment in physical infrastructure, especially since 2004 when several measures were undertaken to promote private investment in infrastructure both directly and through Public Private Partnership (PPPs).
The 5th Run for Unity was held on October 31st, 2017 on Rashtriya Ekta Diwas, India’s National Unity Day. . As a catalyst for national integration, it once again activated India’s youth and society in an engaging initiative that set the tone for a New India.
Global Hunger Index
The Global Hunger Index (GHI) is designed to comprehensively measure and track hunger globally and by country and region. The International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) calculates GHI scores each year to assess progress and setbacks in combating hunger.
As we look towards the East, the Association for South East Asian Nations (ASEAN) is the natural partner for our engagement with the extended neighbourhood in South East Asia and Asia-Pacific. India-ASEAN strategic partnership constitutes the core of ‘Act East Policy’, enunciated by the Honourable Prime Minister in Nay Pyi Taw in November 2014.
The 30-minute Redwoods Treewalk in Rotorua, New Zealand on 23 suspension bridges meandering between 22 trees bestows moments of sheer bliss in the midst of wilderness. Almost as if the tall and majestic trees guard you while you steal priceless moments with nature. A truly unique and beautiful experience. Hope this can be created in India as well, perhaps in the North East.
The all-weather friendship between China and Pakistan reached new heights when the two countries decided to collaborate on China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC). CPEC is a part of China’s One Belt One Road (OBOR) project which is a large investment project with close to $1 trillion invested across the globe. Some have even termed it as the revival of China’s ancient Silk Road.
India is at the centre stage of world energy transformation. With continuous high GDP growth rate of about 7% for last few years, it is one of the