20 Catalysts of Change — from Educationists and Edupreneurs to Philanthropists — they are vital pillars of India’s education revolution. The PWI Education Icons 2021 are carrying Hon’ble PM Narendra Modi’s vision – of making India the Vishwa Guru – on their shoulders.
MHA excuse of “interference with domestic political debate” over Amnesty International India shutdown is just a flimsy fig leaf, and it just takes a quick, closer look to know that.
India’s Vaccine Diplomacy beats China to the chase, delivering millions of free Covid-19 Vaccine doses to neighbours and developing nations of the world; bolsters its Soft Power.
Biden is expected to be less obtrusive and could roll back sanctions that were imposed by Trump to push India to cut-back on heavy import duties on certain American goods.
After over a 100 million cases and 2 million deaths, the global effort to vaccinate the world against COVID-19 began in early December last year. Although more than 40 countries started administering COVID-19 vaccines to their people, few stood apart in terms of their vaccination rates while others faltered despite having all the resources.
From human rights and COVID-19 to climate change and equality, world’s biggest leaders put their expectations forward as they congratulated the Biden-Harris administration on inauguration day.
The Indian government’s policy promises may be titanic in nature, but like the grand and pompous old ship, they often end up humbled by reality.
The central government failed to build a nationwide consensus before enacting a national law with far-reaching ramifications, and thus failed to lead, and Parliament failed to enact a law consistent with the Constitutional norms of long standing.
Disappointment may just be waiting round the corner for all sanguine folks eagerly waiting to bid adieu to 2020. Here’s a look at some of the not-so-great things we may have to brace ourselves for in 2021.