National Anti-Profiteering Authority: Consumer is King

National Anti-Profiteering Authority: Consumer is King

Above: The order against Pyramid Infratech Pvt Ltd is significant and the first in the realty sector A landmark order by the NAA in...
Manual Scavenging: Life Is The Pits

Manual Scavenging: Life Is The Pits

Above: A protest in Delhi against the non-implementation of the manual scavenging ban Though legislation outlawing Manual Scavenging is in place, rampant violations across the...
An awareness rally on World Leprosy Day. Patients in India continue to be denied education and treatment to this day/Photo: leprosymission.org

Leprosy: Removing The Stigma

Above: An awareness rally on World Leprosy Day. Patients in India continue to be denied education and treatment to this day/Photo: leprosymission.org The Supreme Court’s...
RK Pachauri Case: Toxic Environment

RK Pachauri Case: Toxic Environment

More than three years after a complaint was filed by a female colleague, a Delhi court has ordered framing of sexual harassment charges against...
Estranged brothers Shivinder (right) and Malvinder Singh are under scrutiny for diverting money from Fortis Healthcare to their privately-held companies

Legal Framework: Let’s Be Above Board!

Above: Estranged brothers Shivinder (right) and Malvinder Singh are under scrutiny for diverting money from Fortis Healthcare to their privately-held companies The gross mismanagement in...
Laws and Cyberwars

Laws and Cyberwars

Army chief General Bipin Rawat recently said at a seminar that soldiers should use smartphones and social media which can be leveraged for psychological...
Lessons for City Planners

Lessons for City Planners

The Government of India’s latest Ease of Living index survey has upturned many expectations and mindsets about urban living and policy planning on their...
Policy & Funding: Shortchanging the Forces

Policy & Funding: Shortchanging the Forces

Above: The three service chiefs, Gen Bipin Rawat, Admiral Sunil Lanba and Air Chief Marshal Birender Singh Dhanoa, with the PM; plans to appoint...
Audit Firms: Figure This Out!

Audit Firms: Figure This Out!

Above: Satyam, the company owned by Ramalinga Raju, fudged cash and bank balances With increasing corporate misdemeanour and the government under pressure to tighten the...
Rafale Deal: Damage of Secrecy

Rafale Deal: Damage of Secrecy

Above: Then Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar receives French counterpart Jean-Yves Le Drian for signing the Rafale contract in September 2016/Photo: UNI It is naïve to...

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