Tag: India

An intelligent look at terrorism – EP02 – Whatever happened to Sikh extremism?

Canadian Sikh extremists were responsible for the largest single terrorist attack in history prior to 9/11.

86,000 Kerala youngsters join youth volunteer force to tackle natural disasters

Anyone in the age group of 15 to 30 can join the Kerala Voluntary Youth Action Force, which will be launched on December 19.

Can India’s Amaravati become the next sustainable city?

In south-east India, 217 square kilometers of farmland along the Krishna River are being transformed into a city billed as an urban utopia.

India floods: Worst floods in 100 years

At least 324 people have been killed in flooding in the southern Indian state of Kerala in what local officials say is the worst flooding in 100 years.

India: Welcome changes to Anti-Corruption law

Criminalising bribe-giving and time-bound trial are among measures introduced in the amended law.

Elephants Hit by Trains in India Poses Challenge for Conservationists

Conservationists and railway officials struggle to find a solution to stop elephants from being hit by trains.

Building Resilience in India

A discussion with Hardeep Singh Puri, Indian Minister for Housing and Urban Affairs, on the development of resilient cities across the country.

Good corporate governance always pays off

How good governance enables companies to gain reputation, which brings with it access to talent, new customers and public recognition.

Negligence and corruption at the heart of Mumbai’s deadly fire

A deadly fire in a rooftop restaurant in Mumbai has drawn fresh attention to the failures of planning in one of the city’s busiest upmarket commercial districts.

Delhi becomes “gas chamber” as air pollution reaches ludicrous levels

Off the charts air pollution in Delhi creates severe health emergency.

Uber is facing bribery questions in at least five Asian countries

Uber bribery investigation shows the importance of Anti-Bribery and ISO 37001.

Major environmental disasters: August 2017

Hurricane Harvey is likely to be one of the costliest natural disasters in the USA. See the list of major environmental disasters in August 2017.

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