India slips 3 notches to 100 on Global Hunger Index; trails N Korea, Iraq

Placed behind even North Korea, Bangladesh and Iraq; hunger situation in the country rated 'serious'.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardOct 12th, 2017

Global Hunger Index: India slips 3 positions to 100th among 119 nations

Placed behind even North Korea, Bangladesh and Iraq; hunger situation in the country rated 'serious'.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardOct 12th, 2017

Global Hunger Index: India down 45 ranks since 2014, situation "serious"

From 97th in 2016, India has dropped to 100th this year, behind even North Korea, Bangladesh and Iraq.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardOct 12th, 2017

How India moved up 4 notches to 100th spot on global prosperity index

In India, number of people saying there had been times when they did not have enough to eat rose from 26% to 35%.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardDec 12th, 2017

Frames per second: Bread, cakes and khichdi

With India ranking at 100 in the Global Hunger Index, naming anything as brand food is a perversity.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardNov 3rd, 2017

Statsguru: India"s fight against hunger

Global Hunger Index: India is ranked 100 out of 119 developing countries.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardOct 15th, 2017

India slips 1 place, is world"s 40th most competitive economy, China at 27

India has been ranked as the 40th most competitive economy -- slipping one place from last year's ranking -- on the World Economic Forum's global competitiveness index, which is topped by Switzerland. On the list of 137 economie.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardSep 27th, 2017

StatsGuru: India"s fight against hunger

The International Food Policy Research Institute's Global Hunger Index shows India has slid further down the rankings.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardOct 16th, 2016

Stomach this: India ranks dismal 97 in global hunger index

Ahead of Pakistan but ranks below Bangladesh, Nepal.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardOct 11th, 2016

BSE Midcap index hits new high

Wockhdart, M&M Financial Services, Tata Communications, Tata Global Beverages, Dalmia Bharat, Natco Pharma and ABB India were up in the range of 3% to 6% on the BSE......»»

Category: topSource: business-standardDec 11th, 2017

Singapore most attractive destination for Chinese firms; India slips to 37

Although developed economies still dominate the upper ranks of the index, emerging markets have improved their positions and notable climbers include Malaysia (4th) and Kazakhstan (13th)......»»

Category: topSource: business-standardDec 7th, 2017

N Korea ICBM test: Hope India will do more; it"s a global issue, says US

During US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson's late-October visit to India, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj had said that the diplomatic channels with North Korea would continue.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardNov 29th, 2017

Global Entrepreneurship Index: India moves up one spot to 68, US tops list

Last year, India enjoyed the largest jump in the rankings, moving up 29 spots to 69th position.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardNov 29th, 2017

India climbs 3 steps to 51 on IMD talent rankings

India has improved its ranking by three notches to 51 globally in terms of ability to attract, develop and retain talent, while Switzerland topped the list compiled by leading global business school ........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineNov 21st, 2017

India"s hunger problem worse than North Korea, Myanmar: IFPRI report

Only two Asian countries, Pakistan and Afghanistan, were hungrier than India in 2017.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardNov 20th, 2017

A bridge too far: India slips 21 slots on WEF Gender Gap index

For the first time since the WEF began measuring the gap across four pillars.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardNov 2nd, 2017

Rahul, Smriti turn to "shayaris" to trade barbs over Global Hunger Index

Irani had poked holes in Gandhi's work in his constituency over the last decade.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardOct 14th, 2017

Demonetisation, GST much-needed reforms for India: WEF official

India needs to significantly bring down corruption and tax evasion to better perform in the Global Competiveness Index, Saritha Nayar, Chief Operating Officer of the World Economic Forum (WEF) has said.To that effect, policy measur.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardOct 3rd, 2017

India slips a notch in global competitiveness

But still remains most competitive country in South Asia: WEF.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardSep 26th, 2017

India at 103 rank on Global Human Capital Index, lowest among BRICS nations

India was ranked 105th on this list last year, while Finland was on the top in the.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardSep 13th, 2017

Global stocks dip, yen gains after North Korea"s nuclear test

The pan-European STOXX 600 index fell nearly half a percent.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardSep 4th, 2017