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Rating Agencies with ‘Poor Standards’? Questions India’s Chief Economic Advisor

India’s chief economic advisor Arvind Subramanian today lashed out at the functioning of the rating agencies in India for keeping India at a lower rating than China. Playing on the name of S&P rating agency that was earlier known as Standard & Poor’s, he said the rating agencies have “Poor Standards” and blamed them for not upgrading India “despite clear ...

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CNR Rao rues lack of scientific infrastructure in India

Eminent scientist C.N.R. Rao has rued the lack of basic infrastructure for science in India saying¬†the quality of education in India needs to be considerably improved. Delivering a public lecture on “Celebration of Science” at Jamia Millia Islamia in New Delhi on Wednesday, the Bharat Ratna-awardee¬†lamented that India lacked behind considerably in the world of science. “No academic institution in ...

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