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Sustainable Development Goals

Qu Dongyu | Our agri-food systems are a mess, must be transformed

Transforming our global agri-food systems rests ultimately with actions at the country and local levels

16 Sep 2021 2:44 AM

Global Firm SILVERSEVEN Fighting Corruption using Emerging Technologies

SILVERSEVEN® is a Spiritually led Global Social Impact firm on a mission to launch multiple companies

07 Sep 2021 9:18 PM

Parsa Venkateshwar Rao Jr | Govt can’t leave it to pvt sector to spend on infra

The private sector in India is not too keen to get into infrastructure projects

01 Sep 2021 1:50 AM

India slips two spots to rank 117 on 17 SDG adopted as 2030 agenda: Report

India ranks below four South Asian countries -- Bhutan, Nepal, Sri Lanka and Bangladesh

06 Jun 2021 2:34 PM

India can't replicate China, has to invent its own path: S Jaishankar

Prior to the interactive session, Jaishankar met the Foreign Ministers of the G4 countries - Japan, Germany, Brazil.

26 Sep 2019 10:19 AM


Economic Survey: India is committed to achieving SDGs, invest in human capital

‘India is committed to achieving these SDGs and a strong social infrastructure is key to achieve them,’ it said.

04 Jul 2019 3:57 PM

ADB should expand private sector operations: Subhash Chandra Garg

Economic Affairs Secy said there is a need for ADB to focus on strengthening human capital and develop social safety nets.

04 May 2019 4:23 PM

NITI Aayog, CII join hands for sustainable development

The minister said that three things were key for sustainable development - energy, water and circular economy or a green industry.

09 Aug 2018 12:32 PM

To achieve its SDGs, India’s food and farm sector face tough challenges

In the absence of adequate increase in resource allocation it may be difficult to achieve the nutrition targets.

16 Apr 2018 12:57 AM

Child marriages in India halved driving down global rate: UNICEF

Despite the law, child marriage remains deeply rooted and accepted in society, and is widespread in parts of the country.

06 Mar 2018 1:50 PM


Agenda for disabled: Shift towards sustainable, resilient society for all

In recent times, it is encouraging that many countries across continents have taken various steps to make social development programmes inclusive.

01 Dec 2017 1:04 AM

Taking giant steps towards a cause

Poorva Patil was at the annual STI forum at UN headquarters in New York, mingling with like-minded youngsters motivated for a cause.

16 Jun 2017 12:17 AM

World Bank CEO travels in Mumbai local from Churchgate to Dadar

During her first official visit to India, Georgevia will see the operations of the Bank-supported rail system in Mumbai starting on Tuesday.

28 Feb 2017 12:38 PM