Kartikeya Sharma


Swachh Bharat Mission aims to restore human dignity

What makes this campaign significant is the constant reference to cleanliness that the Prime Minister has reinforced in his speeches....

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Rwandan revolution: World’s highest women’s participation in Parliament

Rwanda is the first country in the world with a female majority in Parliament, with 61.3% in the Chamber of...


Combating the economic contagion of Covid-19

A significant economic fallout has been the impact of the ‘lockdown’ on employment, income and production. The immediate challenge posed...

Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman addresses a press conference in New Delhi after presenting the Union Budget 2019 on Friday. IANS

FM’s fine balancing act

In her maiden Budget speech that lasted for nearly two hours and seventeen minutes, India’s first woman Finance Minister, Nirmala...

Prime Minister Narendra Modi pays tributes to Mahatma Gandhi and Sardar Patel at the Prime Minister’s Office in South Block, in New Delhi on Friday. IANS

NaMo must bring back the economic narrative of 2014

The target must be to reach 8% annual economic growth rates that once used to characterise Indian economy.   In...