Monsoon to cover entire country this week: (The Hindu)Monsoon rains are expected to cover the whole country in the next week and are likely to strengthen over central India.
Pollution and Conservation
Researchers are developing a cost-effective forecast system using cloud networking & remote sensors.Challenges to internal security
Tough times: (The Hindu, Editorial)
A coordinated security and civil responseis needed to help peace return to the Valley.Indian Economy. Planning, Growth and Employment
Getting GST right: (The Hindu,Editorial)
Why tax exemption on personal hygiene products for women is crucial.
Startup India’s slow pace worries Govt.: (The Hindu)The Centre is concerned about the minuscule number of start-ups becoming eligible for tax benefits under the Startup India programme.
‘Banks should give more loans to SHGs’: (The Hindu)Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Tuesday said that banks should divert loans to self-help groups in order to help generate employment in the unorganised sector in the country. Why India must have a new textile policy: (Live Mint, Editorial)
We need a national textile policy document, an articulation much like the national telecom policy of 1999.
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