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Come, Let’s recycle!

November 16, 2014 – 9:02 pm
PBD Nov 17 2014 Recycling

Recycling reduces pollution, saves energy and resources. It is an important tool in the waste management. In USA, as much as 34 % municipal solid waste (MSD) is recycled. In India, recycling happens, but in …

दास्तान-ए- सड़क: अमरीका व भारत

November 13, 2014 – 9:24 pm
Published Ajit Raod network Nov 10 2014

विकास का स्वपन बिना अच्छी सड़कों के अस्म्भव है। नवम्बर 10, 2014 को “दैनिक अजीत” समाचार पत्र में प्रकाशित मेरा आलेख: http://www.ajitsamachar.com/edition/20141110/3.cms

Austerity Drive is like a make-up

November 3, 2014 – 12:36 am

Recently, Prime Minister Mr. Narendra Modi announced that his government will bring in austerity measures for his Ministers and bureaucrats. This is a right step by the Prime Minister and I welcome the decision. But …

India- where roads take you nowhere!

October 27, 2014 – 1:14 pm
Column 8 PBD Road network

Decent roads in India that let you drive with dignity: Am I asking for too much? The road network in a city is like circulatory system of the human body that brings vitality to the …

Does Black Money lie in “Black Hole”?

October 24, 2014 – 2:47 pm

Well, Black money does not lie holed up in the ‘Black Hole’ that it can not be recouped! I hope we Indians -irrespective of our political affiliations and beliefs- understand this simple fact!

It is clear …

दास्ताने-सड़क: अमेरिका व् भारत की जुबानी

October 21, 2014 – 10:49 pm

दास्ताने-सड़क: अमेरिका व् भारत की जुबानी. सड़कों का विकास में महत्व उतना ही है जिस भांति शरीर के लिए रक्त का ! अमेरिका के विकास में सड़कों की भूमिका. भारत कहाँ खड़ा है उस मुकाबले …

Is the black-money chase turning into a pied pipers dream?

October 17, 2014 – 12:02 pm

While addressing a rally in Haryana on April 3 2014, Modi as a prime ministerial candidate had said: “…I promise whether a new law is needed or a new pact with another country is required, …

Coal makes the vision cloudy

August 25, 2014 – 9:35 am

August 25,2014: The Supreme Court today declared all coal block allotment done between the years 1993 to 2010 as ILLEGAL. It says coal block allocation was done in an arbitrary, unfair and non-objective manner. Though, …

सुहृद पूंजीवाद (Crony-capitalism)

August 18, 2014 – 6:31 pm

जिस प्रकार हमारा समाज और हमारी अर्थव्यवस्था भ्रष्टाचार रूपी दंश से पीड़ित है, उसी प्रकार सुहृद पूंजीवाद (Crony-capitalism) हमारी अर्थव्यवस्था और इस समाज के लिए एक अभिशाप है। सुहृद पूंजीवाद में जहाँ व्यापारी व् पूंजीपति …

Black Markets thrive in India

August 4, 2014 – 9:31 pm

How much money lies in white in India (and abroad, by Indians) and how much money lies in black?
What is BLACK money? In today’s technology-driven era, monetary or financial transactions happen 24×7. The transactions where …