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Los Angeles World’s Most Traffic-Clogged City

INRIX Global Traffic Scorecard analyzes and ranks the impact of traffic congestion in 1,064 cities across 38 countries worldwide – the largest ever study...

India Becomes 12th Largest US Govt Securities Holder

India became the 12th largest holder of US government securities at the end of 2016, with exposure worth USD 118.2 billion. With holdings worth USD...

Air Pollution Causing People to Die Prematurely

According to the report, issued by two institutes: the Health Effects Institute, a Boston research institute focused on the health effects of air pollution,...

India Tops Bomb Blasts List: Report

According to the report by National Bomb Data Centre (NBDC), India witnessed the maximum bombings in the world last year, even more than war-torn...

Credit Rating of Smart Cities

Smart Cities are now vying for credit ratings for mobilization of resources through municipal bonds, reflecting on their keenness to think and act differently. Of...

Report of Committee on Online Sale of Medicines

A Sub-Committee had been constituted by the Drugs Consultative Committee (DCC) to examine issues relating to online sale of drugs. The Sub-Committee has submitted...

India Innovation Index Launched

To make India an innovation-driven economy, NITI Aayog, Department of Industrial Policy & Promotion (DIPP) and Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) together launched a...

Latest Data on Expenditure on Education in India

As per publication `Analysis of Budgeted Expenditure on Education - 2015’ of Ministry of Human Resource Development, public expenditure on higher education as a...

India Manufacturing Purchasing Managers Index

Manufacturing sector activity rebounded in January 2017 and registered positive growth after contracting in December due to demonetisation. The Nikkei India Manufacturing Purchasing Managers’ Index...

India 79th on Transparency International Index

The Berlin-based corruption watchdog Transparency International (TI) has put India at rank 79 out of 176 countries in its latest Corruption Perception Index. Over two-thirds...

Annual Status of Education Report (ASER) Released

ASER stands for Annual Status of Education Report. This is an annual survey that aims to provide reliable annual estimates of children’s schooling status...

India Ranked 78th in ‘Global Passport Index’

The latest edition of the world’s most popular Arton Capital’s global ranking ‘Passport Index’ is based on cross-border access of national passports. The Passport Index...

UN Pegs India’s Growth at 7.7% in Current Year

The United Nations in its World Economic Situation and Prospects (WESP) 2017 Report, pegged India’s growth rate at 7.7 per cent in 2017 and 7.6 per...

Bangalore Tops City Momentum Index

Annual City Momentum Index tracks the speed of change of a city's economy and commercial real estate market. It covers 134 major established and...