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Measuring Development and the life of our friend Billy Gallon.

The United Kingdom stands at No. 16 on the Human Quality Life Index. Norway is No. 1. Sri Lanka, where I come from, ranks 73rd. Having lived in all three countries plus some others I wonder whether it is a true indicator that reasonably measure Development. Countries, Cities, Townships, villages’ exhibit different levels of development. In fact, within a city, one always find the affluent areas and not so affluent areas. According to one definition “The factors determining development is a combination of economic, social, cultural or technical”.

Mr. William (Billy) Gallon,
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Visit to Sri Lankan of inductees into the Indian Administrative Services

Visit to Sri Lankan of inductees into the Indian Administrative Services A team of thirty six newly inducted Indian Administrative Services (IAS) officers visited Sri Lanka from 22 to 26 May 2016 as part of the foreign exposure component of the IAS induction programme at the Institute of Management in Government, Thiruvananthapuram, Trivandrum, Kerala.

IAS inductees training at SLIDA
Visit to Sri Lankan of inductees into the Indian Administrative Services
Visit to Sri Lankan of inductees into the Indian Administrative Services
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