Think India Dialogue

  • Nitish Kumar's Think India PowerPoint presentation on Bihar's growth August 8, 2013

    Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar addressed Network18's Think India Dialogue on Wednesday and spoke about Bihar's development model that he termed as 'inclusive'. Below is the PowerPoint presentation highlighting Bihar's different growth indicators that he had prepared for the event. ...
  • Nitish rules himself out of PM race, says he is not fit for it August 8, 2013

    New Delhi: Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar has ruled himself out of the Prime Ministerial race for 2014 Lok Sabha polls but he did not rule not the formation of a Third Front like government. Speaking at Network18's Think India Dialogue, the Chief Minister said the Prime Ministerial post...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai August 7, 2013

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • Bihar's development model is inclusive: Nitish Kumar August 7, 2013

    New Delhi: Bihar's development model is inclusive and aspires for growth with justice, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar said on Wednesday while speaking at Network18's Think India Dialogue. He also said that he doesn't want to compare Bihar with other states because there is still a lot that needs to be...
  • I hope to win Delhi elections again, says Sheila Dikshit June 28, 2013

    New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit on Friday shot down Aam Aadmi Party leader Arvind Kejriwal's campaign over rising power tariff in the national capital and said she was confident the people would vote her to power once again. Diskhit was speaking at Network 18's Think India Dialogue in...
  • Growth rate during UPA 1 and 2 over 8 pc against NDA's 5 pc: Montek June 28, 2013

    New Delhi: Planning Commission Deputy Chairman Montek Singh Ahluwalia on Friday said that the average growth rate of United Progressive Alliance 1 and 2 is over 8 per cent against National Democratic Alliance's 5 per cent. "There is no regression of policies under UPA government," he said at Network 18...
  • Think India Dialogue: Is liberal & right of central India's natural rhythm? April 9, 2013

    Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi on Monday came out strongly in support of less government and more governance while addressing the first Think India Dialogue of Network18. Speaking about the benefits of the government coming out of ornamental activities and concentrating on providing basic services, Modi said that such steps...
  • Think India Dialogue: Modi reveals agenda for progress April 8, 2013

    New Delhi: Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi was the toast of the day as he took to the stage on Monday, first at an event hosted by the FICCI Ladies Organisation and later, at the Network 18's first Think India Dialogue in the capital. At the former, he wooed women...
  • MEA should be restructured to enhance performance: Modi April 8, 2013

    New Delhi: Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi on Monday said Ministry of External Affairs' (MEA) performance can be increased by spiting it into two, with one dealing in regional diplomacy and the other in trade. While addressing the first Think India Dialogue of Network 18, Modi also mooted a new model,...
  • Technology, public participation needed for better governance: Modi April 8, 2013

    New Delhi: "Government means rules and regulations while governance means delivery. Government is all about power, governance is all about empowerment. Government is all about files, governance is all about life. Government is all about outlay, governance is all about outcome." That is how Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi described governance,...
  • Govt's role must be of facilitator in land acquisition: Modi April 8, 2013

    New Delhi: Talking about economic reforms, Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi on Monday came out strongly in support of privatisation while addressing the first Think India Dialogue of Network18. Modi, however, opposed FDI in retail and defence, but backs foreign investment in other sectors and said government's role must be...
  • Modi favours decentralisation of power to aid development April 8, 2013

    New Delhi: Emphasising on the need to decentralise power, Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi on Monday revealed how his government was taken to task by the Centre for laying down gas pipeline across the state. "The Gujarat government was targeted by the Centre for laying down gas pipeline across the...
  • Politicians should learn to say 'no', bureaucrats to say 'yes': Modi April 8, 2013

    New Delhi: Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi on Monday while citing a Congressman said most of the problems in India will be resolved if politicians learn to say 'no', and bureaucrats learn to say 'yes'. While addressing the first Think India Dialogue of Network18, Modi said, "A Congress leader suggested...
  • Reduce politics to end policy paralysis: Narendra Modi April 8, 2013

    New Delhi: Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi on Monday laid down his formula for better governance at the first Think India Dialogue organised by Network 18 in New Delhi. Modi said clearly that what hurt India the most was policy paralysis due to politics and power play. Commenting on the way...
  • Radical initiatives, strong political stand will usher growth: Modi April 8, 2013

    New Delhi: Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi on Monday called for radical initiatives and strong political stand to usher high economic growth and faster development. While addressing the first Think India Dialogue of Network18, Modi said, "It is unfortunate that priority for most of us is in this country to...
  • Modi backs more governance and less government April 9, 2013

    New Delhi: Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi on Monday came out strongly in support of less government and more governance while addressing the first Think India Dialogue of Network18. Speaking about the benefits of the government coming out of ornamental activities and concentrating on providing basic services, Modi said that...
  • Think India Dialogue - 8 April, 4 PM onwards April 4, 2013

    India's biggest news network brings you face-to-face with those who could shape our future. ...
  • Narendra Modi to address the first Think India Dialogue event April 4, 2013

    Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi will address the inaugural Think India Dialogue event at New Delhi on April 8. ...
  • Think India: Narendra Modi to kick off debate on role of government April 4, 2013

    New Delhi: Is India on the right track, economically-speaking? Why is there is a disconnect between our rulers and the ruled? Is there a sharp divergence between following sensible market-friendly policies and the well-being of the aam aadmi? Is big government good government? These, and other such questions, are central to...