Changes

  • Malaysian Airlines to change name to boost reputation Yesterday

    Kuala Lumpur: Reeling under the pressure of two catastrophic aviation tragedies, Malaysia Airlines is mulling a name change and restructuring of routes in a bid to repair its reputation, a media report has said. The Malaysian flag carrier, majority-owned by the government, is likely to change its name as part...
  • Health Minister to meet Arian's father today to discuss his medical condition 5 days ago

    New Delhi: Health Minister Dr Harshvardhan will be meeting father of 12-year-old Arian on Friday, who is suffering from a rare genetic disorder called the Hunter syndrome. This is the second meet between the Health Minister and Arian's family who have been receiving help from many all around the world as...
  • Cesarean section may cause epigenetic changes July 5, 2014

    London: Researchers have found that the mode of delivery could make an imprint in the stem cells of the newborn infant. The finding may help explain why individuals born by cesarean section statistically have an increased risk of immunological diseases, researchers said. "The biological mechanisms predisposing a foetus or a...
  • Father of Arian, who is suffering from Hunter Syndrome, to meet Dr Harshvardhan June 20, 2014

    New Delhi: The CNN-IBN-change.org campaign to save 12-year-old Arian has had an impact. And in not just the donations that have come toward this cause, but also now the Union Health Minister Dr Harshvardhan will be meeting Arian's family. Arian is fighting a rare genetic disorder called hunters syndrome and...
  • Kerala to setup study and research centre on climate change June 19, 2014

    Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala Government planned to set up a Study and Research Centre to have scientific knowledge on climate change, Minister for Environment and Forest Thiruvanchoor Radhakrishnan told the Assembly on Thursday. The centre would be the first step of the government to know more about climate change...
  • India leads the way in combating climate change: Time June 18, 2014

    Washington: India is leading the way in efforts to combat the challenges of global warming while sceptical Americans still question climate change, according to a new global survey by Time magazine. Of the six countries polled, Indians were the likeliest to express deep concerns about energy and consumption and were...
  • Modi government mulls changing Governors in five states including UP June 17, 2014

    New Delhi: The Narendra Modi government is now mulling replacing Governors who were appointed by the UPA-II government. Sources have told CNN-IBN that the government is likely to change the Governors of Kerala, Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, West Bengal and Punjab. The Governor of Uttar Pradesh is BL Joshi, Kerala -...
  • Change India: Laws should have time bound review June 14, 2014

    In the third show of the four part series 'Change India:Experiment with big ideas' we bring to you a simple but radical idea on how to overcome the limitations and improvise law making itself. ...
  • Change India: How to set up sovereign wealth fund out of PSUs June 7, 2014

    In the second show of our four part of the 'Change India: Experiments with Big Ideas' series, we discuss how to set up a $1 Trillion sovereign wealth fund out of shereholding of PSUs without using government money. ...
  • Now green clearance online: Prakash Javadekar June 5, 2014

    In order to bring more transparency, environment clearances can now be sought online, Prakash Javadekar, Minister of State for Environment and Climate Change, on Thursday said. "The online service system for TOR (Terms of Reference) and environment clearance proposal is operational from today. For 25 days, submissions can be done both...
  • Change India: Ideas on setting up new 'Payments Banks' May 31, 2014

    In this episode of the 'Change India: Experiments with Big Ideas' series, we discuss the idea of setting up new 'Payments Banks' which is a joint venture of Aadhaar and India Post. ...
  • Shape-changing wings for airplanes may soon be a reality May 26, 2014

    Berlin: Researchers are developing next-generation wing flaps for airplanes that can change shape like a bird's wing for greater efficiency. The Europe's Smart Intelligent Aircraft Structures (SARISTU) programme aims to reduce kerosene consumption by six per cent, and integrating flexible landing devices into aircraft wings is one step towards that...
  • Rashtrapati Bhavan to be closed to public on May 24, 25 May 23, 2014

    New Delhi: Rashtrapati Bhavan will remain closed to public for two days from Saturday due to preparations for Narendra Modi's swearing-in ceremony on Monday as country's 15th Prime Minister. "In view of preparations being made for the forthcoming swearing-in-ceremony, the Rashtrapati Bhavan will remain closed for tours on May 24 and...
  • Change India: Ideas on how to decriminalise India's political system May 12, 2014

    In the final edition of the 'Change India: Experiments with Big Ideas' series, we discuss what ideas can be put in to decriminalise our political system. ...
  • US hit by climate change, White House calls for urgent action May 6, 2014

    Washington: The US, severely hit by climate change, today called for urgent action to prepare the world's largest economy to combat the effects of higher temperatures, rising sea levels and erratic weather. "Climate change, once considered an issue for a distant future, has moved firmly into the present," the National Climate...
  • Winds of change blowing across country: Amit Shah May 3, 2014

    BJP general secretary Amit Shah on Saturday said winds of change were blowing across the country and its effect would be visible even in a Congress stronghold like Amethi. Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi is seeking re-election for the third consecutive term from Amethi. "The entire country is witnessing a parivartan ki lahar...
  • Change India: The importance of a time-bound review for every law May 3, 2014

    In the election season, Network 18's latest campaign is on 'Change India - Agenda for the next PM'. In today's show, we discuss the importance of every law undergoing a compulsory time-bound review. ...
  • Change India: Setting up a sovereign wealth fund without spending government money April 26, 2014

    In the run up to the 2014 Lok Sabha polls, Network18's latest campaign is on 'Change India - Agenda for the next PM'. In this special show, we bring to you the policy initiatives that will enable setting up wealth fund without spending the government money. In today's show, we...
  • Change India: Will linking Aadhaar, India Post revolutionise banking? April 19, 2014

    In the run up to the 2014 Lok Sabha polls, Network 18's latest campaign is on 'Change India - Agenda for the next PM'. In today's show, we discuss idea of setting up new payment bank, which is currently a joint venture between Aadhaar. The big idea for that could...
  • White House names Indian-American 'Solar Champion of Change' April 19, 2014

    Washington: White House has named Indian-American professor Rajendra Singh as one of ten "Solar Champions of Change" who are taking the initiative to spur solar deployment across America. Rajendra Singh is D. Houser Banks Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering and director of Clemson University's Centre of Silicon Nanoelectronics in South...
  • Change India: Ideas to transform India's education sector? April 13, 2014

    In the run up to the 2014 Lok Sabha polls, Network18's latest campaign is on 'Change India - Agenda for the next PM'. In this special conclave from Shri Ram College of Commerce in New Delhi, we bring to you the policy initiatives that will enable the next prime minister...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai April 10, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • Does a higher voter turnout mean a vote for change? April 10, 2014

    Marking a considerably high voter turnout as compared to the 2009 Lok Sabha elections, India voted for 91 constituencies in 14 states and Union Territories which went to polls in the third and substantial phase on Thursday, with Chandigarh witnessing the highest percentage of 74. ...
  • Change India: How can we ensure a robust foreign policy? April 5, 2014

    In the 14th and final edition of the 'Change India: An agenda for the next PM' series, panel of experts discuss ten policy initiatives that will enable the next Prime Minister to frame a more robust foreign policy which promotes and protects India's interests in the world. ...
  • I correct 'God's mistake', says South Korean sex change doctor April 2, 2014

    As Dr. Kim Seok-Kwun begins surgery to create a functioning penis for a Buddhist monk who was born female, he is well aware of the unease his work creates in this deeply conservative country. The devout Protestant known as the "father of South Korean transgender people" once wrestled with similar...
  • Change India: How can we tackle India's infrastructure deficit? March 30, 2014

    In the run up to the 2014 Lok Sabha polls, Network18's latest campaign is on 'Change India - Agenda for the next PM'. On the 13th show of the series, panel of experts discuss 10 policy initiatives that will enable the next PM to eliminate India's seemingly perennial infrastructure deficit. ...
  • Earth Hour: A voluntary blackout tonight for environmental issues by over 7,000 cities in 154 countries March 29, 2014

    London: Lights will be switched off in homes, offices and famous landmarks at 8.30 p.m. Saturday for an hour to mark WWF's annual Earth Hour. Millions of people around the globe will participate in the celebration of the eighth edition of the Earth Hour to show their support for environmental issues...
  • Change India: How can we liberalise India's insular financial sector? March 23, 2014

    In the 12th edition of the 'Change India: An agenda for the next PM' series, ten policy initiatives that will enable the next prime minister to liberalise India's insular financial sector. ...
  • 60 pc of workforce want job change in next 6 months: Study March 19, 2014

    Mumbai: Nearly 60 per cent of workforce is looking to change their current job in next six months and about 58 per cent of them are seeking growth from the new assignment, according to a study. Moving up the corporate ladder and holding a leadership position matters to the workforce...