The Statesman (India)

NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) - More than seven decades have passed since Mahatma Gandhi framed his constructive programme and  successive governments have also undertaken  programmes for socio-economic development  in rural areas. But the lack of spatial planning and convergence of various schemes/programmes have unfortunately not yielded the desired  impact. A major reason for the failure is that our development model has been supply-driven. Gandhi had recommended a demand-driven model. There should be an urge towards that end within the village itself

NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) - India defence ventures with foreign companies under joing initiatives could be in trouble.

NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) - 400 pilots and cabin crew who are under surveillance for skipping the breath analyser test will be considered with "compassion" by the directorate general of civil aviation  

NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) - The art of good management plays an important role in bringing the Indian railway back on track  

NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) - The UK will need a transitional period of two years 

NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) - Aung San Suu Kyi's statements on the Rohingya exodus and allegations of cleansing echoes the junta's platitudes and rhetoric. 

NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) - India has lashed out at Pakistan at the UN in a war of words over terror calling the country 'Terroristan'.

NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) - The President has sent a novel message that education institutions run by missionaries have become symbols of scholarship and academic excellence.

NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) - The increasing frequency, power and confidence displayed by these tests seem to confirm what governments and outside experts have long feared - North Korea is closer than ever to its goal of building a military arsenal that can target both US troops in Asia and the US homeland. Robust diplomacy has been stalled for years, and there is little indication that senior officials from Pyongyang and Washington might discuss ways to halt the North‘s determined march towards inclusion among the world‘s nuclear weapons powers.

NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) - The Prime Minister has taken many steps to bolster economy