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    M Rajshekhar

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    High patient inflow, corruption, nepotism & talent exodus: The problems that have plagued AIIMSA look at the problems that have plagued AIIMS and how it can prosper againThe clause which landed Eastern Minerals & Trading Agency its coal blocksHow the tsunami and ‘one-sizefits-all’ relief and rehabilitation has led to the reconfiguration of the Nicobar Islands
    Cycling on the Andaman Trunk Road
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    Ambiguous phrasing of coal rules can be misread: ExpertsCoal block allocation may be done on discretionary basis: ExpertsPremature deaths due to emissions from thermal plants to rise two-three times in India: Report
    World health body WHO says Delhi’s air is the most polluted. Or, is it?Can self-certification curb emissions?Five major questions about NDA government's coal block auctionsTSR Subramanian panel bats for new green norms
    Jan Dhan Yojana: Why impressive numbers don’t mean much to financial inclusion driveCompetition Commission of India has passed some landmark orders but rulings in B2C space outnumber B2BCoal Ordinance: Experts doubt if it will be a lasting solution for the troubled sectorUrban areas in and around Delhi constitute 40% of unsold real estate in top eight cities
    Data thrown up by India's air quality monitoring stations during diwali riddled with flawsGovernment’s proposed air quality index comes under a heavy cloudCPCB is working to develop its standard and monitoring methodology, says AB Akolkar, member-secretary, CPCBChandasi: Close to PM Narendra Modi's Varanasi's constituency, thrives illegal coal market
    Why India’s numbers on air quality can’t be trustedWhy India’s numbers on air quality can’t be trustedNarendra Modi misled on AIIMS CVO Sanjiv Chaturvedi's removal?Concrete steps, not just marketing campaigns needed to make India a clean country
    Coalgate: Affidavits by 40 operational captive coal blocks show irregularitiesCentre's proposal for partial deallocation of coal blocks flawedCoal Block Allocation Case: SC to take a call on captive blocks on MondayHow rules were bent to keep Rajesh Gopal boss of tiger conservation in India for 14 years
    Cleaning river Ganga is not about ridding it of pollutants, it needs strong restoration driveJan Dhan Yojana conflicts with RBI’s payment banks, but the system may yet evolveHow to clean up the coal allocation messSupreme Court's 'Coalgate' verdict needs to be welcomed
    Inflation: Three reasons why rising food prices could be here to stayIs the Forest Rights Act being implemented well?Jayalalithaa terms Narendra Modi's push for Aadhaar a 'hasty cross-checking exercise'Coal Mining: Govt needs to fix various flaws that plague current public-private partnership models
    RuPay cards to replace Aadhaar in welfare scheme authenticationSampoorn Vittiyea Samaveshan: RBI, NDA not on same page over financial inclusionWill PM Narendra Modi's financial inclusion plan use Aadhaar for authentication?Nandan Nilekani impresses Narendra Modi & Arun Jaitley, gets Aadhaar a lifeline
    Sanitation projects, increasing green cover among top priorities for MGNREGAGovernment asks UIDAI, census office to match database with beneficiary lists of schemesIndia's natural forests half of what ministry claimsWhy land acquisition is such a vexing problem
    New forest diversion norms too simplisticAadhaar enrolment procedure suffers setback, agencies halt the processHow will Narendra Modi fulfill his promise of cleaning the river Ganga?5 pressing development issues for the BJP government
    Elections, headless FSI delay biennial forest reportWho is worse at land deals? Congress or BJP? Or both?Coal-block allotment probe: CBI closes 4 of 18 cases; was there no corruption?Bandhan gets a bank licence: Can it survive as a bank & yet be true to its original spirit?
    Should Nandan Nilekani's Aadhaar project, for identity proof and welfare delivery, exist at all?Green activists offer plan for new environment regulatorEnvironment Ministry changes stance on Environment Authority panelSC Aadhaar verdict highlights data protection weaknesses
    Technocrats and advisors who mattered the most in policy making of UPA govtReform of the EIA/Clearance process critical to preserve India's natural habitats: William LockhartReform of clearance process utterly critical to preserve India's natural habitats: William Lockhart, University of UtahHow India's upcoming green regulator can strike a balance between growth & environmental protection
    Sharad Pawar: Why his 2014 prospects rest on capital he has built as agriculture ministerWe have achieved much more than targeted: Sharad PawarPast haunts MFI sector as standing committee rejects revamped BillWhy the Standing Committee on Finance rejected the MFI Bill
    Vote on account 2014: UPA-II failed to build on the work done by UPA-IGovernment's move to shelve Aadhaar-based direct benefit transfer blow for UIDAIFate of coal-block allocation: Outcome could be messy for IndiaExploring feasibility of Nachiket Mor panel's road map for financial inclusion by 2016
    Gujarat HC slams Environment Ministry in Adani orderInvestment in captive coal blocks: Truth behind Rs 2 lakh croreIndependence from environment ministry key for success of new environment regulatorFarmers should get access to larger markets to get benefits of APMC reform
    High inclination for 'NOTA' option in tribal belts show people's raging discontent with governanceAdanis challenge MoEF fine for environmental violationsGreat rural land rush: 3 to 100-fold rise in farm land prices may not bode wellCo-operatives oppose plan to turn PACS into banking correspondents
    Coalgate: Five questions beyond KM Birla & the PMMoEF sends show-cause notice to Adani GroupVikram Akula’s attempt to return to SKS Microfinance rests on Rs 250 crore trustsWhy onion prices will singe consumers again & again
    SC's interim ruling may boost UPA's welfare plans minus AadhaarEnvironment ministry penalty on Adani group against green lawsDatabase error: Why Delhi's failed experiment shows government should not use themLow funding hurts Delhi's welfare programme
    Food Security Bill may not be an election game- changer for UPASand mafia: What Durga Shakti Nagpal couldn’t do, government can’t eitherHow Mundra overtook Kandla to become largest port by tonnageUnderstanding the fallout of last month's Naxal attack in Chattisgarh
    Development can go for a toss in Chhattisgarh on intensification of military campaign against NaxalsHydelgate: How NEEPCO projects were taken awayHydelgate: How the hydro-power boom changed Arunachal PradeshHydelgate: We get into projects after permits and licenses are in place, says Anil Chalamalasetty, Greenko
    Hydelgate: Dam frenzy fails to notice environmental concernsArunachal Pradesh scraps power deal with Naveen Jindal GroupPowering ahead on distress: Why Greenko is buying up hydel projects when everyone else is selling
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