B.N.V. Parthasarathi

Ex Senior Banker, Management and Financial Consultant, Visiting faculty at premier B Schools and Universities. E mail- [email protected]




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Six Famous Temples of Kartikeya

Kartikeya is the God with six heads, twelve hands, rides on a peacock wearing a spear (Vel in Tamil) in his hand as a weapon. Bhagwan Kartikeya is also known…


Mudra Loans, Way Forward – a Road map

Pradhan Mantri Mudra Bank Loan Yojana (PMMY) scheme was launched on 8th April’15. This is a scheme to provide loans to small businesses and micro institutions through banks, RRBs, scheduled urban and…


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Bharatiya Judiciary at Snail’s Pace

Few days ago the current Chief Justice of Bharat Mr. Ranjan Gogoi and in the past his predecessor Justice Dipak Misra have urged the government to take the required steps…



Will Ganga become another Saraswati River?

The Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) says the Ganga river water is absolutely unfit for “direct drinking” and only seven spots from where it passes can be consumed and that…


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EVMs – Let Us Trust But Also Verify

Only 20 countries out of 120 democratic nations in the world use EVMs (Electronic Voting Machines) and another 6 countries are still doing pilot studies. USA, one of the largest…



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Electoral Reforms and Retrograde Measures

According to Sec. 75A of Representation of People Act, 1951 (RPA, 1951), every elected representative of the people has to submit the declaration of his assets and liabilities to the…


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Strategic Approach to Bharat’s Energy Needs

Bharat was the fourth largest importer of crude oil followed by China, US and Japan in 2017. Bharat became the third largest importer in 2018 by surpassing Japan and likely…