For all those children who had only heard of computers but never seen them, leave alone running their fingers on the keyboard, a new bus now promises a free ride into the cyber world. Launched by

India's strong economic growth is expected to continue, while that of Pakistan and China to decelerate in the current year, a United Nations report has forecasted. India's gross domestic product

In a rare initiative towards ensuring transparency in its functioning, the Social Action for Rural Advancement(SARA) - a Non-Government Organisation working with rural communities in Danta Ramgarh

India will press for a review of the Trade Related Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS) agreement in order to facilitate transfer of technology at fair and reasonably costs to developing countries at

The World Bank has overruled the United States and approved a $160 million anti-poverty loan for China. It agreed, however, to delay financing for the resettlement of 58,000 farmers in a

European and Latin American heads of state will make a little history-and probably some progress on an ambitious new trans-Atlantic trade accord-during their two day summit meeting. Under roof for

The Commerce Minister, Mr. Ramakrishna Hegde, has said that the Government is keen to promote a national debate on various issues relating to the World Trade Organisation(WTO), particularly in the

The new guidelines drafted by the Government for implementation of the Jawahar Gram Samridhi essentially lays down the criteria and procedure for allocation and release of resources. It has now been

The World Bank's board of executive directors ought to reject a loan to China that would be used to relocate 58,000 impoverished Chinese and Hui Muslim farmers to a remote area on the Tibetan plateau

The Jawahar Rozgar Yojna of the Union Ministry of Rural Development has been streamlined and restructured. The new programme, Jawahar Gram Samridhi Yojna, will be decicated entirely to the