New Delhi: India has been ranked as the 40th most competitive economy on the World Economic Forum's global. The Global Competitiveness Index (GCI) is prepared on the basis of country-level data covering 12 categories or pillars of competitiveness namely - Institutions, infrastructure, macro economic environment, health and primary education, higher education and training, goods market efficiency, labour market efficiency, financial market development, technological readiness, market size, business sophistication and innovation. Switzerland, US and Singapore hold the first 3 spots respectively of the 137 listed nations. Other countries in the top 10 are the Netherlands (4th rank), Germany (5), Hong Kong SAR (6), Sweden (7), United Kingdom (8), Japan (9) and Finland (10). In South Asia, India has garnered the highest ranking, followed by Bhutan (85th rank), Sri Lanka (85), Nepal (88), Bangladesh (99) and Pakistan (115). India slipped a rank from 39 in this year but the total score across most pillars has improved, such as infrastructure (66th rank), higher education and training (75) and technological readiness (107).
Kochi Metro passengers can carry liquor bottles inside the train provided they are sealed and within the permissible limit below 15 litre At present sealed liquor bottles are not banned The metro is one of the most peoplefriendly transport systems in the state and cannot deny passengers their rights
Ahead of Abhishek Bachchans 44th birthday on February 5 Amitabh Bachchan retweeted a blackandwhite picture of his son when he was born The picture showed Abhishek in an incubator surrounded by nurses with Amitabh and his mother Teji Bachchan looking at the newborn The retweeted post stated that Abhi
New Delhi The Cabinet has approved the Medical Termination of Pregnancy Amendment Bill 2020 to amend the Medical Termination of Pregnancy Act 1971 The Bill proposes increasing the upper limit for termination of a pregnancy from 20 weeks to 24 weeks 6 months The Bill will be introduced in the ensuing
Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khans cousin Noor Jehan passed away in Peshawar on Tuesday after a prolonged illness Jehan 52 a paternal cousin of the Bollywood superstar resided in Mohallah Shah Wali Qataal area close to Peshawars Qissa Khwani Bazaar Jehans husband Asif Burhan said that she was suffe
Chennai A doctor from Tamil Nadus Rathna Siddha Hospital in Chennai has claimed to have formulated a herbal medicine that can cure novel Coronavirus as China continued to reel under deadly coronavirus epidemic and has no effective vaccine or drug to treat it Dr Thanikasalam Veni who has 25year of v