Budget 2023-24: Focus on reforms through technology-driven mechanism

Finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman has proposed an overarching Saptarishi – 7 priorities of the government aimed at a multi-sectored focus on reforms through technology-driven and knowledge-based mechanisms during Amrit Kaal

India's economy seen growing at 6.0-6.8% in 2023-24

Economic Survey 2022-23 projects a baseline GDP growth of 6.5 per cent in real terms in FY24, following a growth rate of 7 per cent for the year ending March 2023 and an 8.7 per cent growth in the previous financial year

President calls for unity in India's march towards `Golden Age'

The 25-year span of `Amrit Kal’ is for all of us and for every citizen of the country to perform our duties to the utmost levels,,. an opportunity to build an era beckons us for which we need to work continuously with our full potential, President Draupati Murmu said while addressing the joint session of Parliament on Tuesday

Amazon launches air cargo service for its `prime' customers

Amazon Air will utilise the cargo capacity of two Boeing 737-800 aircrafts operated by Quikjet Cargo Airlines to ship thousands of packages every day and fly across Hyderabad, Bengaluru, Delhi, and Mumbai

IIT Madras develops mobile operating system BharOS

BharOS, that can rival Android and iOS, is meant for privacy and security and has no default apps, which means that it won’t require people to use any pre-installed apps

India seeks unity of Global South to grow past a 'frozen' United Nations

As many as 125 countries, which included 29 countries from Latin America and Caribbean, 47 countries from Africa, seven from Europe, 31 from Asia and 11 from Oceania, participated in the summit, while China and Pakistan were absent



Facing the Heat of Climate Change

Temperatures will cease rising only if humans stop adding greenhouse gases to the atmosphere, and any failure to tackle climate change would see heat extremes escalate even more dangerously, say experts

Fissures In The Oil Barrel

The flow of cheap oil from Russia to buyers, especially in countries like China and India, has caused a dent in spot market purchases with some of the largest buyers suspending operations in the spot market