Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu today expressed confidence that by 2029, the state would be first ranking state in the country with regard to development. Addressing Fortune India-500 ranking summit, held in Vishakhapatnam, attended by 100 CEOs, he said by 2022, the state would be one among three top ranking states of the country.
In the wake of a broad crackdown on free expression since President Xi Jinping took office, China is the world's worst jailer of journalists, with 44 behind bars, the Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) found in its annual report on imprisoned journalists released today.
A Special Social Justice Bench constituted by the Hon'ble Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of India, heard the Narmada Bachao Andolan's (NBA) petition challenging the unlawful decision of the Narmada Control Authority in June, 2014 to raise the height of the Sardar Sarovar dam by 17 mts.
Even after six months of his returning to power, Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu has failed to give clarity on his major poll promise of 'crop loan waiver' and procedure of its implementation. Though the much delayed crop loan waiver scheme was kicked off in the state on December 10, it remained confusing farmers.