Monsoon forecast : MET AND THE VAGARIES OF NATURE

Monsoon forecast : MET AND THE VAGARIES OF NATURE

27-05-2013 

In 2009 when India was faced with one of its worst droughts, the monsoon forecast was for an ‘almost normal’ rainfall season.

You must have heard of the meteorological department’s monsoon forecast. It promises to be a near…

Bank can pave the way for village development

Bank can pave the way for village development

23-05-2013 

Dudhimati is a cent percent ST populated village about 7-8 Km from Bokaro. Villagers mainly engaged in farming lead a simple life not bothering for higher standard of living. The reason, they are not motivated for adopting new technology of agriculture…

Instead of thinking to change the world,change oneself: Sister Shivani

Instead of thinking to change the world,change oneself: Sister Shivani

18-05-2013 

In today’s fast-paced world, nobody has time to think a moment whether one’s words are flowing in harmony with one’s mind, creating avoidable acrimony, bitterness and suspicious, which spoil relations at personal, public and professional…

More mobile sets than population in 2014

More mobile sets than population in 2014

15-05-2013 

Nirmal Ganjhu sells vegetable at Morahabadi maidan.This morning when he accompanied by his son and wife was selling lady’s finger,he attracted my attention.Not for the quality of his lady’s finger.

What I noticed was that he,his…

Advisor Madhukar Gupta’s observation raises eyebrows

Advisor Madhukar Gupta’s observation raises eyebrows

10-05-2013 

One observation made by Madhukar Gupta,Governor Syed Ahmad’s Advisor,has elicited a mix response from among the people in Jharkhand.

“If what he said is followed rigorously,the loot of public funds can be contained and the quality…

Advisors review works,stress need to complete projects in time

Advisors review works,stress need to complete projects in time

09-05-2013 

Two Governor’s Advisors Madhukar Gupta and K.Vijay Kumar have directed the heads of the departments to complete the construction works of the schemes in time so that the people can derive benifit from them

They called upon them to spend…

Narayana Murthy speaks on Western Values

Narayana Murthy speaks on Western Values

06-05-2013 

Ladies and gentlemen:

It is a pleasure to be here at the Lal Bahadur Shastri Institute of Management. Lal Bahadur Shastri was a man of strong values and he epitomized simple living. He was a freedom fighter and innovative administrator…

Sacred Ganga is flowing with sewage,says World Bank chief Jim Yong Kim

Sacred Ganga is flowing with sewage,says World Bank chief Jim Yong Kim

04-05-2013 

Though it has been 27 years since the Ganga Action Plan was launched to curb pollution created by domestic sewage, toxic and industrial chemical World Bank finds “the river sacred by polluted”.

World Bank Group President Jim Yong…

What Modi says makes little sense for politicians

What Modi says makes little sense for politicians

02-05-2013 

In his series of addresses to the industrialists, both in Delhi and in Kolkata recently, Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi highlighted how the people have lost faith on the Indian system of governance.

Modi attributes it to unfulfilled promises…

Make mother earth free from nuclear weapons

Make mother earth free from nuclear weapons

22-04-2013 

The seeds of war and threat to peace don’t reside in conventional and nuclear weapons of mass destruction.In fact,they are embedded in the very mind and soul of international actors.

An ego clash, mutual suspicion and fear of being dominated…