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By GovernanceToday
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May 11th, 2017
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India is billed as the world’s largest sourcing destination for the information technology (IT) industry, accounting for approximately 67 percent of the USD 130 billion (approx.) market. The  industry employs about 10 million workforces. More importantly, the industry has led the economic transformation of the country and altered the perception of India in the global e...
By GovernanceToday
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Apr 28th, 2017
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Overall worldwide job growth may be sputtering, but one industry just keeps churning out new jobs – renewable energy.  The renewable energy sector employed 8.1 million people, directly or indirectly, in 2015. In addition, large Hydropower accounted for another 1.3 million direct jobs in 2015, according to the International Renewable Energy Agency’s  (IRENA) Renewable E...
By GovernanceToday
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Apr 28th, 2017
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Growing interest in protecting the environment and combating  climate change coupled with the challenge to provide employment to a burgeoning working age population has resulted in the creation of green jobs.  Green jobs span a wide array of occupational profiles, of skills and of educational backgrounds. Some constitute entirely new types of jobs, but most build on tr...
By GovernanceToday
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Mar 10th, 2017
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She  is beautiful, she is gentle, she is motherly yet she is powerful…  A long time ago, when the snowflakes fell like feathers, the Queen sat at a window, thinking … But, with every passing year, the mirror has decided  not to say ‘thou’, but – ‘if truth be told’. The world around us is a mirror of what we’re thinking and feeling. Practitioners of conscious crea...
By Dr Praveen Saxena
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Mar 6th, 2017
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Today, the world and India need a skilled workforce. If we have to promote the development of our country then our mission has to be `skill development’ and  `Skilled India’. Millions and millions of Indian youth should acquire the skills which could contribute towards making India a modern country. I also want to create a pool of young people who are able to create jo...
By GovernanceToday
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Feb 10th, 2017
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NSDC Creates Path to Sustainability National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC)iscommitted to promoting high quality skills so that industry and service sector recognizes its value over time and accepts organized employment. Manish Kumar, Managing Director and  Chief Executive Officer, National Skill  Development CorWporation (NSDC), shares his insights on how essent...
By GovernanceToday
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Jan 13th, 2017
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“….. to fight and end poverty and ignorance and disease; to build up a prosperous, democratic and progressive nation, and to create social, economic and political institutions which will ensure justice and fullness of life to every man and woman.” With these words, JAWAHARLAL Nehru, succinctly put the task before people’s representatives and the services, as the first ...
By Anand Mishra
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Dec 27th, 2016
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On Nov 8th when PM Narendra Modi spoke on national television banning old Rs 500 and Rs  1,000 notes, the country was sent into a tizzy. In one stroke, the bulk of the high value denomination notes lost their luster. Everyone rushed to nearest ATMs to take out as many hundred rupee notes as possible. Since then, banks have seen massive  rise in deposits, long queues to...
By Anand Mishra
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Nov 9th, 2016
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The triangular competition among US, India and China makes the Indian Ocean a highly complex strategic theater Traditionally treated as a backwater of global geopolitics and strategic calculus, the Indian Ocean  region (IOR) has over the last two decades emerged as a key area of competition among great powers, emerging powers and littorals states that are trying to kee...
By Anand Mishra
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Oct 6th, 2016
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Jairam, and his wife routinely pick garbage from households from many housing societies in Sector 62 of Noida, billed as the  most happening part of the satellite city of national capital, because of numerous educational institutions, thriving tech companies and more than three dozen housing societies. Its past noon, his cart full of garbage collected, he moves to a sl...