Trained staff shortage hits rural Karnataka’s development

December 24th, 2010 - 2:40 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Dec 24 (IANS) The absence of trained staff and inadequate deputation of officials to local bodies have adversely affected the implementation of development plans in rural Karnataka, a study by the ... Read more...

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Provide cash to poor instead of subsidy: Infosys’ Pai

December 27th, 2009 - 12:47 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Dec 27 (IANS) Infosys Technologies director T.V. Mohandas Pai has advocated transfer of cash in place of subsidy schemes for the rural poor to eliminate poverty. "By providing cash directly to the ... Read more...

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Local Welfare in a Global Context: Slums and Urban Welfare in Karnataka’s Development

November 29th, 2009 - 1:26 am ICT by admin
By Pushpa Achanta, CNSIn September 2006, CIVIC ( organized the above public meeting in Bangalore with Dr. Supriya Roy Chowdhuri, Professor ISEC, Bangalore ( and Mr. Narayanswamy, Joint Director, Karnataka Slum Clearance ... Read more...

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Global meltdown has hit IT sector hiring in India: Nilekani

February 16th, 2009 - 10:33 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Feb 16 (IANS) Infosys Technologies vice-chairman Nandan M. Nilekani Monday admitted that the global economic meltdown has affected hiring in India's IT industry."The IT sector is not seeing job buoyancy ... Read more...

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