No city can be smart without being green: Meenakshi Lekhi
No city can be smart without being green: Meenakshi Lekhi

Leader of India’s ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and New Delhi MP Meenakshi Lekhi, in an interview to OneWorld South Asia, said that urban areas need to learn the art and science of converting waste into a valuable resource. Excerpts from the interview.

Sri Lanka, Bangladesh have beaten India in healthcare: Harpal Singh

MDGs have not only pulled large number of people out of poverty but many of the health issues like child mortality and infant mortality have also been addressed.

Financing alone not to solve problem of farmers: Bankers

Seasoned bankers representing various institutions said that farmers should take benefits from various credit schemes, but loans alone cannot improve their economic lot.

M&M VP talks on symbiosis of business mgmt

At Mahindra, we strongly believe that the business of sustainability and the sustainability of business are symbiotic in nature.

CSR should be voluntary and seen as good work

Dr. R.R Upadhyay, CSR Head at FICCI, tells <b>OneWorld South Asia</b> that CSR should be voluntary and seen as 'good work' rather than a mandatory initiative the companies are forced to undertake.

‘A child with cleft dies 100 deaths a day’

The Smile Train charity aims to remove the cleft that comes in the way of a smile.

‘A child with cleft dies 100 deaths a day’

The Smile Train charity aims to remove the cleft that comes in the way of a smile.

Digital tools can transform lives of under privileged students: Adobe India MD

Dr Naresh Gupta, Senior Vice President, Adobe Systems and Managing Director, Adobe India, tells OneWorld South Asia, how digital media can transform the lives of underprivileged students in the developing countries.

NCP can unleash second wave of economic reforms

There is an urgent need of a strong consumer protection mechanism.

Improve fiscal governance for service delivery

<b>Rajesh Tandon</b>, President, Society for Participatory Research in Asia (PRIA) stresses upon the need for improved and better implementation of policies and Centrally-sponsored schemes in the Union Budget 2012.

`ICT can be key in enabling a low-carbon society`

ICT has the potential to offer innovations that will capture energy efficient opportunities across industries, says <b>S. Gopalakrishnan (Kris)</b>, Executive Co-Chairman of Infosys Limited, in an interview with <b>OneWorld South Asia</b>.

Sustainability is a business imperative now: Arun Seth

Sustainability should not be mistaken with corporate social responsibility. It has to be ingrained within businesses, says <b>Arun Seth</b>, Chairman of Alcatel-Lucent India.

Possible for a country to reduce pollution and drive growth: Stigson

Björn Stigson is the former president and now advisor to World Business Council for Sustainable Development shares his ideas on the use of technology for a more sustainable future with OneWorld South Asia.