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Shwetank Shekhar Dubey

  • Long way to go to save highway accident victims in India

    It’s a medical fact that if a road accident victim is brought to a trauma care centre within the ‘golden hour’, then his chances of survival are quite high. Even though India accounts for 10 % of road crash fatalities worldwide, government hospitals along highways have failed to establish requisite...

    Tuesday, 29 July 2014 - 9:16pm
  • Budget 2014: A blend of Politics & Business

    Arun Jaitley’s maiden budget aimed at overhauling the crumbling economy seems to have a strong political message too. The Finance Minister has tried to woo states where either polls are due in the next one year or where BJP has a personal interest. Following the footsteps of UPA by expanding AIIMS...

    Thursday, 10 July 2014 - 11:01pm
  • Finance Minister Arun Jaitley plans Green, Blue and Protein revolutions for agricultural growth

    Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Thursday carried forward the plan of a 4% growth in agriculture which was set by UPA, but was not realised during the past two regimes. To meet this ambitious plan, the finance minister has planned for a technology-driven second Green Revolution that would focus on...

    Thursday, 10 July 2014 - 8:16pm
  • Politically speaking, Arun Jaitley's budget makes business sense

    Arun Jaitley's maiden budget aimed at overhauling the crumbling economy appears to have a strong political message too. The finance minister has tried to woo states where either polls are due in the next one year or where the BJP has an interest.

    Friday, 11 July 2014 - 6:10am
  • 11 Interesting trivia about Sadanand Gowda's Railway Budget speech

    Here are a few interesting trivia regarding the Railway Budget 1.      Rail minister Sadananda Gowda started his budget speech in parliament at 12:08pm. 2.      His speech duration was of 62 minutes and he ended his speech at 1:10pm. 3.      During the budget speech, opposition interrupted the...

    Tuesday, 8 July 2014 - 5:53pm
  • Gaps galore in crime bureau data; agency wants time to do a better job!

    Considering the ever-changing nature of crimes and the category of criminals in the country, data provided by the National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB) still has a long way to go to provide the actual scenario prevalent in the country. Crime among live-in relations, sexual harassment, honour...

    Saturday, 5 July 2014 - 8:53am
  • Cops no more holy cows, murder charges gain commonality for fake encounters

    Encounters between police and alleged criminals have now moved from being plain controversial topics and are resulting in a rising number of cases wherein policemen are being hauled up for notoriety and convicted for extra judicial killings under the garb of bringing offenders to book. The death...

    Wednesday, 25 June 2014 - 8:14pm