Economy

BJP's support base Traders

BJP taking on its support base?

One less talked about thing about GST is that @narendramodi has taken on traders, said to be BJP support base, who want to evade taxes. — HindolSengupta (@HindolSengupta) July 3,…





RTE for dummies

RTE for dummies

People are worried – aloo, tamatar price increased by double in 10 years, but why has school fee increased by 3-4 times? Well, you don’t pay RTE (Right to Education)…


Mobiles

Mobiles may make banks extinct

The mobile phone is now being used for small-time financial activities, such as information on prices, billing settlements, etc. We have service providers like Air Tel/Jio providing internet-based TV channels…


Big Banks

The Craze for Big Banks

Now the clamor is for big, bigger and biggest. Particularly in the banking sector. After the merger of subsidiaries with SBI, there is a talk of merging other banks. The…



Globalization

The Rise and Fall of Globalisation

Throughout the seventies and eighties, globalization [the ‘G’ word] of manufacturing facilities, i.e. Product Markets, was the trend. The anecdotal evidence often told in many a business school classrooms used to…