The Modi government’s efforts to rid deadwood from the bureaucracy is a good start; but to achieve greater efficiency it can be tightened further.
Noting that straight-jacket approach of bureaucracy leads to delays, Minister of State for External Affairs Gen V K Singh today said the government is trying to "straighten the system" to ensure better investment climate for investors.
Bureaucracy and corruption are two main aspects affecting the ease of doing business in India, according to the Business Climate Survey covering Norwegian businesses in the country.
Maharashtra Women and Child Welfare Minister Pankaja Munde today alleged that the "negative approach" of bureaucracy was a hurdle in implementing development agenda quickly.
India Council on Competitiveness (a joint initiative with US Council on Competitiveness and Institute for ...
Tata Group chairman Cyrus Mistry says there needs to be a time limit for reforms to be rolled out by the Indian government. While praising the government, he says there is a move to address disputes in a time-bound manner
Ten policy initiatives that will enable the next Prime Minister to reform India's obstructionist administrative apparatus whether in the bureaucracy, police, judiciary or legislature.
Its not just ministers, the recent spate of scams over the last year have also brought the bureaucracy under the scanner with as many as ten top former bureaucrats standing accused in cases of corruption since last year.
In the backdrop of transfer of Haryana IAS officer for probing land deals, former Karnataka Lokayukta Santosh Hegde today asked state and Central governments to leave issue of transfers to bureaucracy.
Bureaucracy can be an overwhelming and drawn-out experience, especially in South Africa, so I am employed to queue at places such as the passport office in Johannesburg on behalf of people who need new ones.
Indian bureaucracy is the worst in Asia with a 9.21 rating out of 10, according to a report by a prestigious consulting firm based in Singapore.
You’ve watched the people, felt the passion and heard the politicians. Now it’s time for some perspective. On this show we discuss, what will it take to create an effective anti-corruption authority (Lokpal, Jan lokpal, ombudsman or however you want to refer to it)?