V.R Sharma “Commercial coal mining will reduce India’s dependence on imported fuel”

India has the world's fourth largest coal reserve, the country imported 247.1 MT of coal in 2019-20. "The commercial coal mining will likely to... Read more »

Maruti Suzuki “No economic logic now for diesel cars”

In an interview with IANS, Shashank Srivastava, Executive Director (Marketing & Sales), Maruti Suzuki India Limited said that under BS VI, the differential between... Read more »

To the one fighting against all odds

IANSlife spoke to the doctor to find out about the ground reality and conditions of the doctors there, the impact of the pandemic on... Read more »

Paswan “We will stop foreign goods if our standards are not met”

In an exclusive interview with IANS, Paswan said that from now on foreign products will also be tested as per the standard set by... Read more »

eBay India “Unprecedented times called for tectonic disruption in e-commerce and retail space”

The e-commerce industry has witnessed a huge spike in demand and order volumes. Consumers are seen ordering in things that they would usually buy... Read more »

Ex-WHO advisor “Diabetes is dynamite for person with Covid”

Zimmet, who is President International Diabetes Federation, added that the actual mechanism as to why Covid-19 may cause diabetes is as yet unknown, however,... Read more »

Chief architect of Aadhaar “Dramatically increase access and affordability”

"Imagine," says Varma, "if he (Pandit) had an identity he can prove, and a bank account he can prove and access to credit he... Read more »

Harvard scholar: No seasonal variation in Covid, immunisation only defence

ICMR reports a growth rate of 5 per cent for the pandemic in India, and the doubling time for this rate would be around... Read more »

Lobsang Sangay “Military aggression not first by China, won’t be last”

These were the views of Central Tibetan Administration (CTA) President Lobsang Sangay, globally known as Prime Minister-in-exile, regarding a Himalayan border clash between India... Read more »

Medical Sciences Director “India must consider limited lockdown in hotspots”

In an exclusive chat with IANS, Guleria said the wave of Covid cases may flatten by end July or early August. He urged not... Read more »

AIIMS Director “India vulnerable to second wave of coronavirus”

When cases come down significantly, people tend to drop their guard against the viral infection, and this leads to the second wave (which means... Read more »

Preetha Reddy “Need to revamp Indian healthcare system urgently”

"We are doing everything possible to support the state government efforts on COVID-19 management. At the same time, existing non-COVID patients seeking medical treatment... Read more »

Widespread community transmission in India calls for immediate actions

To interrupt transmission, it's important that cases are identified quickly before they and their contacts have had a chance to transmit further. Read more »

Grandson of Rasool Galwan “Hope stand off at LAC is resolved peacefully”

Recounting the deep association the family has with the Valley he said his grand father was the first to reach the Aksai Chin area... Read more »

Pawan Munjal “There is a clear uptick in the customer sentiment”

"The Business Continuity Plan that we prepared has allowed us to hit the ground sprinting as businesses opened in India and across the world,"... Read more »

Yale Prof “India may in the end surpass US Covid tally”

"I would not be surprised if India surpasses the US in the total number of cases by the end of the pandemic," said Manisha... Read more »

Navneet Sehgal “We will change the lives of migrants in UP”

We are talking of senior IAS officer Navneet Sehgal, currently posted as Principal Secretary of the Department of Khadi and Village Industries and Micro,... Read more »

Josh Gad “We need escapism now more than ever”

The actor feels there is a need for stories through which people can escape "the craziness" that has come with the pandemic, and that... Read more »

Asian Paints CEO “People don’t really punish good brands”

Indicating larger spend on homes, Asian Paints CEO said that the crux is that homes will become places of joy and happiness where people... Read more »

HDFC Life CEO “Loan against unit-linked policy will prevent lapses”

"We expect business, especially the protection segment, to emerge stronger at the end of this pandemic. This might well be an inflection point especially... Read more »