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March 2, 2012

The ‘Alcohol’ Debate Continues…

Neha Kurian Alcohol abuse, consumption, ban…  amusing that this has become one of the most talked about topics in our state today whether to condemn or to glorify!… Excerpts from a conversation between socially responsible friends who are fervently for and […]
March 2, 2012

Urbanising Kerala – Revisiting Governance for a better Metro Kerala

Provisional census figures for Kerala 2011 states that Kerala is urbanised up to 47.7%.  This is a quantum jump from the 26 % recorded in 2001. This is largely caused by the growth is in what are defined as census […]
March 2, 2012

Digital RTI Mission

The project aims at creating a Wiki RTI platform where everyone can access information, a consolidated front that can offer information on specific Government programmes, user friendly and readymade analysis on Government schemes built on powerful software’s.. It is commonly […]
March 2, 2012

A Study of PPP Models for Social Healthcare Insurance, December 2010

By  Venkitasubramanian Akshay When it comes to healthcare, there are two Indias – a country that provides state of the art medical care to middle-class Indians and attracts medical tourists; and another where a majority of its own citizens cannot […]
March 2, 2012

Functions of the Deputy Mayor, Corporation of Cochin, December 2010

By  Vishnu Sreedharan The Deputy Mayor is an official post indirectly elected from among the councillors for a term of five years. As the name suggests, the Deputy Mayor is the second in command to the Mayor and his/her main […]
March 2, 2012

A Study On The Effectiveness of Remedies Available for Banks in a Debt Recovery Tribunal – A Case Study on Ernakulam DRT, February 2011

By  Mukund P Unny The practice of lending and borrowing is millenniums old. The concept of banking was incepted ever since humans started engaging in economic transactions of any kind. The banking system has evolved since then. We have well-established […]
February 29, 2012

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February 7, 2012

Smart MobiPrize

<”>SMART of University of Michigan has partnered with Centre for Public Policy Research launching MobiPrize. SMART MobiPrize is an award honouring entrepreneurship that changes the world and improves the quality of life through sustainable transportation. Percentage of the world now […]
February 3, 2012

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January 28, 2012

Talk on ‘Arbitration of Commercial Disputes’

ADR Centre is joining hands with Indian Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Mattanchery (http://www.iccicochin.com/) to host a talk on ‘Arbitration of Commercial Disputes’. Adv. Aravind Minocha , expert arbitrator and Advocate, Supreme Court of India will be the main speaker […]
January 28, 2012

Talk on ‘Arbitration of Commercial Disputes’ by Adv. Arvind Minocha

ADR Centre, the dispute resolution wing of Civitas Legal Solutions along with Indian Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Mattanchery organized a seminar on ‘Arbitration of Commercial Disputes’ on 28th Januray,2012. Adv. Aravind Minocha, expert arbitrator and Advocate, Supreme Court of […]
January 17, 2012

Seniornet Launched

Centre for Public Policy Research has announced the formation of an internet portal “seniornet” exclusively for senior citizens to exchange useful interpersonal information. This portal is envisaged to assist the senior citizens with the relevant information like government notifications, various […]
January 6, 2012

Metro Round Table – Open Discussion

The Metro Round Table organised by CPPR along with Kerala Chamber of Commerce & Industry, Cochin on January 6th was attended by political leaders, bureaucrats, urban experts, industry representatives and civil society organisations. The forum actively discussed about the viability […]
December 7, 2011

‘Nambuthiri Varayude Kulapathi’ – Documentary Released

A documentary on artist Namboothiri directed by Binuraj Kalapeedhom  released in Kochi on 2011 December 7. Historian M. G. S. Narayanan received the first copy of the documentary from the famouse painter M.V. Devan in a function, which was held […]
December 7, 2011

Documentary Screening – Artist Nambuthiri

Documentary on Artist Namboothiri will be released on December 7, 2011. Hon.Mayor of Cochin, Shri Tony Chammani, Dr M G S Narayanan, Shri Shaji N Karun, Shri M V Devan and Shri Nedumudi Venu will be present on the occasion. […]