chronic diseases in kerala

Lifestyle stigma for chronic diseases a drag on Kerala’s healthcare outcomes

Kerala's health policies are evolving to tackle the rising tide of chronic diseases and it is important to adopt a public health perspective for better results. #lifestylediseases #ncds, #publichealth #who #keralamodel ... Read more »
data protection act 2023

Data Protection Act: Big Tech on government’s cross-hairs over compliance deadline

Big tech firms such as Google, Meta, and Microsoft face a stiff challenge as they prepare to adapt to India's stringent data protection Act. #dataprivacy #DigitalPersonalDataProtectionAct2023 #bigtech Read more »
crude oil prices

Rising crude oil prices give sleepless nights to policymakers

Soaring crude oil prices pose a significant challenge for governments and monetary authorities around the world. #inflation #RBI#crudeoilprices #crude Read more »
generative AI ChatGpt

Generative AI: ChatGpt is reshaping jobs, not killing them

In a world rapidly embracing #GenerativeAI, it is more or less clear that #ChatGPT is reinventing job categories, not replacing them. #bard #artificialintelligence #ai Read more »
The Women's Reservation Bill 2023

Women’s Reservation Bill: A landmark in addressing gender disparities

The Women's Reservation Bill could be a watershed moment in enhancing women's representation in state and national policymaking, marking a pivotal step towards achieving gender parity. #Women'sReservationBill Read more »
OECD Economic Outlook

OECD Economic Outlook flags stagflation as nations battle inflation, low growth

The #OECD Economic Outlook paints a sobering picture of the #globaleconomy, with burgeoning #inflation and disappointing #growth posing major challenges. #stagflation #globalrecession Read more »

Can IMEC counter China’s belt and road initiative

The India-Middle East-Europe Economic Corridor, #IMEC, promises to boost economic growth, and reduce carbon emissions, but its success hinges on aligned interests. #bri #beltandroadinitiative Read more »
old pension scheme vs new

OPS vs NPS: Reviving the old pension scheme could spell fiscal doom

States reverting to the Old Pension Scheme from the National Pension System risk escalating fiscal liabilities by 4.5 times, jeopardising their economic stability. #OPS #NPS #oldpensionscheme Read more »
carbon border tax, CBAM

India to challenge EU’s carbon border tax at WTO

India has disapproved of the EU's Carbon Border Adjustment Mechanism, perceiving it as a double-punishment and discriminatory trade barrier, and is contemplating filing a complaint with the WTO. #WTO #carbontax Read more »
international year of millets

Climate-resilient millets present sustainable solutions for food security

Climate-resilient #millets with remarkable nutritional benefits offer a sustainable path forward for India's agriculture and nutrition, amid evolving challenges and dietary preferences. #foodsecurity #sustainablefarming #climatechange #sdgs Read more »