NCAER

  • 'Foreign airlines can erode Indian airlines' share' November 19, 2011

    Saroj Datta Age: 75 Career: He has been with the Jet Airways group since 1991. Prior to that was with Kuwait Airways and Air India Interests: Listening to Hindustani classical music, jazz, reading crime fiction and translations of Bengali classics Q You has spent two decades building India's largest airline. What were the turning...
  • 45 pc Indians will live in cities by 2050 August 2, 2010

    New Delhi: About 45 per cent of the country's population will be residing in urban cities and towns by 2050, up from 30 per cent now, concept, says a study by think tank NCAER. This study has nullified the earlier report that stated 'India lives in villages'. "On a conservative estimate, 45...
  • India now has more rich than poor August 2, 2010

    New Delhi: The growing economy has spun a wheel of fortune for Indians, with high income households outnumbering those in the low category for the first time at the end of 2009-10, according to estimates made by think-tank NCAER. India has 46.7 million high income households as compared to 41 million...
  • Mkts set for correction, warns NCAER November 8, 2006

    New Delhi: Persistent bullish trend witnessed by the Indian stock market for the past few months might not be sustained for long and correction might soon set in, economic think tank National Council for Applied Economic Research (NCAER) fears. Though the market has stayed above the 13,000 level and continues to...
  • It's testing times for panchayats September 17, 2006

    New Delhi: According to Union Cabinet Minister of Panchayati Raj Mani Shankar Aiyar, there's a silent revolution happening in all of India's 2,50,000 panchayats. To take it forward, the Panchayati Raj Ministry has decided it's time to give more teeth to administration at the grassroot-level. So, the ministry has now come up...
  • Panchayats get a power meter September 2, 2006

    New Delhi: Inspired by the Human Development Index the Panchayati Raj Ministry with the help of the National Council of Applied Economic Reserach has come out with an index that measures decentralistaion of power at the level of panchayats. There is a silent revolution happening in India's 2 lakh 50 thousand...