Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Tajikistan President visits India; gives big impetus to bilateral ties.

For the sixth time, the President of Tajikistan, Mr. Emomali Rahmon, paid a state visit to India — from 14 to 18 December this year. He...

A Sound System Design

For quite some time now, India has (stood on the threshold of implementing the Goods & Service Tax. The entire government machinery is working...

When we stopped writing

A landmark was established in1860’s, it was when  the QWERTY keyboard was designed. However, it was an inefficient design- the order in which the...

Industries should respond positively to demonetisation

Ever since the  Government of India announced demonetization of Rs.500 and Rs.1000 notes, there have been heated debate and discussions all over India about...

Modi’s biggest gamble yet: The politics of demonetisation

While reading the plethora of economic commentary around the demonetisation exercise, it is worth keeping in mind that it is first and foremost a...

Demonetisation: A Positive Step towards a Less Cash Society

The Prime Minister announcing the withdrawal of the legal tender status of Rs 500 and Rs 1000 notes was conceived as a surgical strike...

GST for Renewable Energy Sector in India

With the current indirect tax regime being in a mess, India has introduced the comprehensive Indirect tax regime under GST – Goods and Services...

Demonetisation and fake Indian currency notes (FICN)

On Tuesday, the 8th of November, 2016, the Prime Minister of India announced in a live telecast that midnight onwards, all existing Rs. 500/-...

Fintech Opportunities for Financial Inclusion

There has been so much noise around financial technology (fintech) recently that it is very easy to doboth either get caught up in the...

Demonetisation: Inconvenience or Punishment?

Governments’ decision to demonetize the current Rs 500 and Rs 1000 notes as legal tenders have taken everyone by surprise. So sudden was the...

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