Strategy

  • West Bengal without forest policy and eco-tourism strategy: CAG July 15, 2014

    Kolkata: West Bengal does not have a forest policy or an eco-tourism strategy to meet the objectives set in the National Forest Policy, the Comptroller and Auditor General has pointed out in its latest report. In 2006, the National Forest Commission had recommended that each state should have its own forest...
  • Sonia holds strategy session with Congress leaders June 9, 2014

    New Delhi: Congress President Sonia Gandhi on Monday held a strategy session with party leaders in Parliament ahead of the two-day debate in the Lok Sabha and the Rajya Sabha on the motion of thanks to the President for his address. The deliberations took place at a time when suspense continued...
  • India-US Strategic Dialogue should be held in India: US Senator June 5, 2014

    A top American Senator has called for holding the next round of India-US Strategic Dialogue in New Delhi this year as against the scheduled venue of Washington, to show a goodwill gesture towards the new Narendra Modi-led government. "The (India US Strategic) Dialogue (in New Delhi) would provide an early opportunity...
  • PayPal parts ways with employee Rakesh Agrawal who posted bizarre, possibly drunk, late night tweets insulting colleagues May 5, 2014

    PayPal, the payment processing arm of eBay Inc, said it parted ways with a recently-hired strategy executive after he posted a series of disparaging and at times indecipherable tweets. "Rakesh Agrawal is no longer with the company," PayPal said in a Twitter message. "Treat everyone with respect. No excuses. PayPal has...
  • Amartya Sen salutes AAP electoral strategy, asks it to be more inclusive February 24, 2014

    Mumbai: A prominent face in the Lok Sabha elections is Arvind Kejriwal who will campaign in Haryana on Sunday. Nobel laureate Amartya Sen has called AAP's success in Delhi Assembly election a major achievement and saluted its electoral strategy. He said, "To be able to win electoral support massively in Delhi...
  • Anna joins hand with Mamata to launch 'Fight For India' campaign February 20, 2014

    New Delhi: After India Against Corruption, social activist Anna Hazare will now launch 'Fight for India' campaign with West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee. Anna and Mamata met on Wednesday and have decided to launch this campaign ahead of Lok Sabha elections. This comes after Mamata hosted a dinner in...
  • Anna to meet Mamata in Delhi, likely to discuss poll campaign strategy February 18, 2014

    New Delhi: Social activist Anna Hazare and West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee were likely to meet in Delhi on Tuesday and were likely to discuss the campaign strategy. Sources told CNN-IBN that Anna wanted a commitment from Mamata on delivering on promises if she comes to power. Anna also...
  • Watch: India @ 9 with Suhasini Haidar December 27, 2013

    Catch the day's top stories with Suhasini Haidar on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: I was shattered, wracked with pain, says Modi on 2002 riots December 27, 2013

    Gujarat Chief Minister and BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi on Friday shared his views for the first time on 2002 Gujarat riots through a blog and said he was shaken to the core by the riots. He said after Gujarat was hit by a devastating earthquake in 2001, the...
  • Congress sounds 2014 election bugle with Rahul Gandhi's 5-point agenda January 6, 2014

    New Delhi: With the 2014 Lok Sabha elections around the corner, the Congress on Friday convened a meeting to chalk out the strategy to tackle corruption and inflation - the two factors believed behind the anti-Congress sentiment in the country. Detailing the five points decided during the meeting, Congress General Secretary...
  • Naxals to kill targets and not kidnap them September 19, 2013

    New Delhi: "Don't kidnap, just kill the targets." This is the new Naxal strategy to boost cadre morale. The Communist Party of India-Maoist has now decided to rejuvenate its cadre on the eve of 10th anniversary of the party. CPI-Maoist will complete 10 years on September 21, 2014. According to the...
  • BJP to discuss election strategy in national campaign committee meet August 18, 2013

    New Delhi: The Bharatiya Janata Party national campaign committee is meeting in New Delhi on Sunday to discuss the election strategy for states Assembly polls later in 2013 and the Lok Sabha. BJP's poll panel chief and Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi will preside over the first meeting which will...
  • Shinde proposes Andhra model of policing at all-party meet on Naxals June 5, 2013

    New Delhi: Two weeks after the Bastar bloodbath, the government on Wednesday held an all-party meet to firm up its anti-Naxal strategy. Sources say that Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde proposed Andhra Pradesh's model of policing and improvement of local level police stations. There were also proposals to crack down...
  • Apple CEO Tim Cook makes no apology for company's tax strategy May 22, 2013

    Washington: Apple Inc Chief Executive Tim Cook made no apology on Tuesday for the iPad maker saving billions of dollars in US taxes through Irish subsidiaries and told lawmakers that his company backs corporate tax reform, even though it may end up paying more. The Senate Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations has...
  • We are ready for Lok Sabha elections, says BJP April 7, 2013

    New Delhi: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Sunday said it was ready for an early Lok Sabha election. The party's statement came a few days after BJP's senior party leader LK Advani predicted early polls in the country. "We are ready for elections for Lok Sabha and the six scheduled...
  • BJP leaders to discuss strategy ahead of 2014 elections April 7, 2013

    New Delhi: The newly appointed office bearers of the BJP will hold their first meeting in Delhi on Sunday. All the state presidents have been called to the capital for the meeting that will be chaired by party president Rajnath Singh. The BJP is likely to discuss its preparations for...
  • BJP parliamentary executive committee to meet today February 19, 2013

    New Delhi: The Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) parliamentary executive committee will be meeting on Tuesday to finalise its strategy for the upcoming Budget Session of Parliament. The main Opposition and the Samajwadi Party have already said they will be bringing up the tainted Italian chopper deal in the Budget Session,...
  • Cong strategy meet to begin on Friday in Jaipur January 17, 2013

    New Delhi: The Congress' high powered strategy meet will begin in Jaipur on Friday amidst speculation that party General Secretary Rahul Gandhi will take a frontal role as the party prepares for general elections 2014. The Congress party will brainstorm at the two-day 'chintan shivir' and sources told CNN-IBN that...
  • Samsung to widen its lead over Apple in 2013 January 4, 2013

    Seoul: Samsung Electronics is expected to widen its lead over Apple in global smartphone sales this year with 35 per cent growth, helped by a broad product lineup, market researcher Strategy Analytics told Reuters on Friday. Apple, returning the offensive, could roll out a smaller, cheaper "iPhone Mini" next year to...
  • Stock Guru just the tip of the iceberg: Experts November 20, 2012

    Mumbai: The Rs 2,300 crore Speak Asia scam, the Rs 1,700 crore Aryarup scam and now the Rs 500 crore Stock Guru scam - all these cases involved accusations of duping investors with false promises. Experts, however, chillingly add that these are just the tip of the iceberg. Several direct...
  • Sonia asks Cong leaders to explain reforms to people November 9, 2012

    New Delhi: Looking to strengthen the party ahead of the 2014 Lok Sabha elections, Congress President Sonia Gandhi on Friday asked party members to follow the manifesto thoroughly and also counter the Opposition's campaign. She said that while some economic decisions hurt the people, the Prime Minister's leadership has helped...
  • BJP strategy meet today to review political situation September 26, 2012

    New Delhi: Top BJP leaders including state chief ministers will be gathering in Surajkund in Haryana on Wednesday for a three-day conclave. This comprises an executive meet that will be followed by a two-day national council meet. The main opposition party is expected to propose strategies to project itself as...
  • Andhra Pradesh: Jagan drawing up poll strategy in jail September 24, 2012

    Hyderabad: YSR Congress Party chief YS Jagan Mohan Reddy, who has been in judicial custody in the Chanchalguda prison here for nearly four months, is utilising his leisure time to prepare an action plan for the next Assembly and Parliament elections in 2014. According to a party MLA, his party...
  • Anna to convene meet to draw up anti-graft strategy September 3, 2012

    Bangalore: After disbanding his team, Anna Hazare is working on plans to stitch a new team in the crusade against corruption for which he has convened a meeting of like-minded people by the end of this month. Former Karnataka Lokayukta Santosh Hegde, who was part of erstwhile Team Anna disbanded by...
  • Naidu working on strategy to weaken Jagan August 14, 2012

    Hyderabad: In an apparent warm-up exercise for the 2014 electoral battle, which is expected to be fierce and even ugly, Telugu Desam president N.Chandrababu Naidu has begun cornering YS Jagan Mohan Reddy as he believes that the YSRC Party alone will be his party’s main opponent in the coastal Andhra...
  • Nokia looks to revamp marketing strategy: Report July 23, 2012

    London: Nokia is considering ripping up its traditional mass marketing strategy ahead of the unveiling of its new Windows 8 smartphone in the autumn, the Financial Times reported on Monday. The mobile phone maker has entered secret negotiations with European operators about forming an exclusive opportunity to launch a smartphone using...
  • New Mexican president could target small gangs July 5, 2012

    Mexico: Mexico's next president has boldly promised to halve the number of kidnappings and murders during his six-year term by moving law enforcement away from showy drug busts and focusing on protecting ordinary citizens from gangs. Yet Enrique Pena Nieto said remarkably little specific about his anti-crime strategy during the three-month...
  • Nintendo unveils online strategy for Wii successor June 4, 2012

    Tokyo: Japan's Nintendo, the world's leading game console maker, unveiled a new online strategy on Monday, saying it will launch a social and content network dubbed Miiverse for its latest version of the Wii - the Wii U. The strategy is similar to that of rivals including Sony Corp and Apple...
  • A post-IPO Facebook strategy May 17, 2012

    New York: Try as they might, many retail investors won't be able to get shares of Facebook in its first hours of trading. They may be better off waiting it out anyway. Buying at the closing price of the initial public offering day and holding on to your shares has not...
  • US to unveil new defence strategy January 5, 2012

    Washington: The US is set to unveil its new defence defence strategy today that will guide Pentagon budget cuts in coming years and is expected to end the decade-old policy of maintaining a force capable of fighting two wars at once. President Barack Obama will make a rare appearance at the...