Obama's Challenge To Indians: Dare To

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Obama's Challenge To Indians: Dare To Dream

It is President Obama's final address at the Siri Fort auditorium that will be remembered for its message of inclusiveness, empathy and opportunity - particularly for the youth, women and the "excluded". Obama's was a "dare to dream" speech. As the first lady sat with Vishal, a construction worker's son, the President constantly referred to the aspirations of "others" - manual labourers, domestic workers, auto-rickshaw drivers - who are unable to realise their dreams for lack of equal opportunity. It delivered a strong message of emancipation and hope.
09/02/2015 8:26 AM IST
What Namma Metro Can Learn From Delhi's Shining

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What Namma Metro Can Learn From Delhi's Shining Example

Gliding up escalators, dashing through the booths, running down squeaky-clean platforms and hopping on to cool coaches--the Delhi Metro makes it all such a breeze. Of course, snaking queues and jam-packed coaches during peak hours take away from a breezy journey many a time. But that's the reality of metro travel in any big, bustling city. Down south, Bengaluru is looking to emulate the capital city's success.
05/05/2016 8:10 AM IST