Share Tweet Plus One Pin It Email Print By: M. Dutta September 18, 2018 8:07 pm Change Font Size Undoubtedly, the Indian Arbitration Act of 1940 had failed. Barring Government / PWD / DDA Contracts, that imposed arbitration Clause(s) upon Private Contractor(s), India’s alternate dispute resolution mechanism convinced or attracted none. In writing it’s epitaph, Justice D.A. Desai lamented – “Interminable, time consuming, complex and expensive court procedures impelled jurists to search for an alternative forum, less formal, more effective and speedy for resolution of disputes avoiding procedural claptrap and this led them to Arbitration Act, 1940 (‘Act’ for short). However, the way in which the proceedings under the Act are conducted and without an exception challenged in courts has made lawyers laugh and legal philosophers weep. Experience shows and law reports bear ample testimony that the proceedings under the Act have … [Read more...] about India’s Arbitration/Alternate Dispute Redressal Mechanism – Is It A Trap Or A Genuine Redressal Mechanism ?
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NEW DELHI: Updating the curriculum, change in archaic regulations governing educational institutes, overhauling the examination system, upgrading pedagogy and focus on research are some of the reforms that need to be undertaken to improve higher education in the country and bring it at par with global universities, said panellists at the recently held Vice Chancellor Conference organised by The Times of India , in New Delhi. "We are still following a dated curriculum. One of the immediate steps needed to improve the quality of higher education is to re-design the curriculum of all courses to teach students what is relevant in the present age," said Anil Sahasrabudhe, chairman, All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE). He added that along with the curriculum, the pedagogy also needs an upgrade for which training teachers is a must. Customised teaching solutions are the need of the hour as one-size-fits-all can no longer work. Delhi's deputy CM Manish Sisodia … [Read more...] about ‘Upgrading curriculum a priority to improve higher education’
Associated Press Updated 3:24 am PDT, Wednesday, July 25, 2018 Photo: Stephen Wandera, AP Image 1of/1 CaptionClose Image 1 of 1 Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, centre left, is received by President Yoweri Museveni, centre right, after inspecting a parade at State House Entebbe, about 42 Km from the capital Kampala Monday July 24, 2018. Modi has embarked on a five-day three-nation tour of the African continent. less Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, centre left, is received by President Yoweri Museveni, centre right, after inspecting a parade at State House Entebbe, about 42 Km from the capital Kampala Monday July 24, ... more Photo: Stephen Wandera, AP In Uganda, Modi says Africa is a top priority for India 1 / 1 Back to Gallery KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) — Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi is … [Read more...] about In Uganda, Modi says Africa is a top priority for India
By Michelle Nichols and Sanjeev Miglani NEW DELHI (Reuters) – U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley said on Thursday that a top-level strategic dialogue with India will take place as soon as possible, after Washington put off the meeting for a second time in months. The talks were expected to cover issues including U.S. sanctions against Russia and Iran, arms sales and trade. India and the United States have built close political and defence ties and U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and Defence Secretary Jim Mattis were due to hold joint talks with their Indian counterparts in Washington on July 6. But Pompeo called Indian Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj on Wednesday night to say that the United States had to postpone the meeting because of unavoidable reasons, the Indian foreign ministry said. The so-called two-plus-two talks are the highest level of dialogue between the United States and India and were agreed by U.S. President Donald Trump and Indian Prime … [Read more...] about U.S. says India talks ‘a priority’ after postponing twice
Share Tweet Plus One Pin It Email Print By: Mukesh Chand May 22, 2018 9:56 am Change Font Size India’s bad account market is turning good. Investors are upbeat and banks are also looking for alliances to start funds. Huge amount of money from global and domestic capital market is being pumped-in in stressed assets market in India. Big assets undergoing Corporate Insolvency Restructuring Process (CIRP) under Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code, 2016 (IBC) are hot targets. Funds are hoping for big in next round of big tickets cases which might end up before National Company Law Tribunal (NCLT) under IBC especially power, engineering, and hospitality sector. Fund Tie-ups: BlackRock Inc, which manages assets worth more than $6.3 trillion is reported to be entering Indian stress assets market and targeting to raise $2.5 billion. BlackRock will thus be joining the big players such as Blackstone, KKR, Apollo Global, Baring and so on. Blackstone has already acquired … [Read more...] about Bad Is Turning Good- From SICA To IBC-The Journey Of Bad Loans In India