The commitment made by the two countries, at the 14th JETCO meet, is a step in the right direction, the culmination of which could see the birth of a much-awaited Free Trade Agreement.
The NHS and UK companies need to share their technologies, advancements, and learnings in an effort to combat the virus on an international scale.
The Indian start-up sector’s response to the disruption brought about by the worldwide pandemic is a testament to India’s resilience and capability for innovation.
Sustainable energy solutions can help India build resilience to climate and economic shocks.
As India prioritises electric vehicles, it will have to look at alternatives to reduce dependence on traditional lithium-ion batteries. Highlights: For electricity supply to become fully free of fossil fuels, generation from renewables will need to be stored. As renewables gain market share, many experts see a serious problem with the availability of lithium as well as its price. Sodium-ion battery technology is now emerging as a potentially viable alternative for large-scale application. India is accelerating its energy transition [...]
Innovative financing structures focussed on outcomes can go a long way in bridging the education gap in India. Highlights: For individuals and families, education can lead to higher wages, improved health, and the ability to make effective choices that promote long-term prosperity. The need for directing impact investment towards education in India is urgent and important. Innovative financing structures can go a long way in bridging the education gap in India. South Asia is the second-lowest achieving region in [...]