July 30, 2014
Greek myths, and a killer product
New Delhi, July 14
Noting that there are variations in demand for work under MNREGA, the Government today said it would continue with the rural job scheme. The Government also informed Rajya Sabha that an...
New Delhi, July 4
The CPI(M) has protested against the National Democratic Alliance Government’s proposals to make changes to the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act. Reacting to r...
New Delhi, July 3
Wants to improve the linkage of MGNREGS with agriculture
Thiruvananthapuram, June 22
Tecsaa IT Solutions, a company virtually incubated at the Technopark-Technology Business Incubator here, has opened a training facility in rural Idukki. The aim is to reach out t...
Mumbai, May 27
GSM operator Vodafone India has appointed 100 women from rural Haryana to sell electronic top-ups and pre-paid recharges as it encourages them to become entrepreneurs.
May 23, 2014
There is a growing tide of city-bred youngsters who are turning their backs on fancy degrees and jobs to work in rural areas »
Mumbai, May 2
State Bank of India has decided to extend benefits of over 100 Rural Self Employment Training Institutes (RSETIs) to differently-abled individuals under its corporate social responsibility (CSR) i...
New Delhi, July 31
Aiming for at least one bank account in every household within a year, says Jaitley
New Delhi, July 28
Workers demand wage revision, Centre wants asset creation »
July 10, 2014
They influence buying decisions, and are tomorrow’s spenders – marketers, take note
July 4, 2014
If FB wants to reach a billion Indians, Sandberg should go rural »
New Delhi, July 3
But BJP wants to continue scheme »
New Delhi, May 27
Even as the Narendra Modi Government has hinted at restructuring of UPA’s rural job scheme – MGNREGA – a new report by International Labour Organisation (ILO) has lauded the role played by the sch...
May 26, 2014
The argument that UPA-2 wasted too much money on populist schemes is factually wrong. UPA-2 actually spent less on these important initiatives than UPA-1
May 8, 2014
When words can’t say it allA picture is worth a thousand words, they say. Is this becoming increasingly true of emoticons and sticker apps? I often find myself using them, combining them...
Mumbai, April 28
What started off as a small initiative to make people donate platelets has become a lifetime calling for Ravikant Singh, who realised the potential of setting up a social enterprise to tackle the...