The Statesman (India)

NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) - The field of Information Systems has undergone quite a few metamorphoses since it surfaced nearly 60 years ago concurrent with the more widespread use of computers in business. At that time, scholars and practitioners alike were intrigued by the sometimes surprising issues emerging out of this new field.

NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) - Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Swedish counterpart Stefan Löfven agreed to take the relationship between India and Sweden to new heights with specific focus on trade, technology and security. PM Modi, who embarked on his three-nation Europe tour, reached in Sweden on Monday evening. He was received at the Stockholm airport by the Swedish Prime Minister.

NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) - Some bank scams in recent times should be eye-openers for us. They show how rich and resourceful persons have been carrying out a brutal loot of the common man’s money. This issue is as great or even greater than the ones related to border conflicts, terrorist infiltration, Dalit destitution, farmer suicides, climate change and Maoist attacks.

NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) - The rape of a young girl in Kathua, has brought forth fissures which had existed within the state of Jammu & Kashmir but had been brushed under the carpet.

NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) - Tourists coming to the ‘Queen of Hills’, Shimla can now take an additional pleasure of ‘Heritage Walk’ that had once been a delight for the Viceroy of India during their stay in Shimla. To make this feasible the Forest Department is making all-out efforts to revive the nature trail that leads to Glen Forest starts near ChauraMaidan that is going to provide boost to the tourism prospects as well.

NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) - Although we all show concern or pay lip service over the increasing phenomena of climate change, there is lack of discussions or community mobilisation as to how to conserve the environment and curb the phenomena of global warming, feels Shivangini Singh.

NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) - The recent UGC move to grant autonomous status to 62 educational institutions has been hailed in various quarters. The Ministry of Human Resource Development has praised it and has equated the move to grant autonomous status to Universities with “New economic policies of 1991”. 

NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) - Nepalese PM Oli’s visit to India has given an important lift to bilateral relations and done much to restore ties that have been under unwonted strain in the last few months. 

NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) - Fifty-three Commonwealth heads of government will meet for a summit in London from April 16 to 20. Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon, the UK Minister of State for the Commonwealth, lauded it as a unique network of 53 states with a responsibility to exert global influence based on a shared commitment to democracy, the rule of law and good governance as enshrined in the Commonwealth Charter of 2013.

NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) - Although borrowed from its original Western concept, the Indian notion/ practice of secularism has entailed such a unique connotation as to resemble what one could call a metamorphosis of its classical ideas.