A Sovereign Guarantee For Jobseekers
The jobs situation in the country is grim. If the Modi government needed a reminder, India’s youth has given it in the form of Agniveer-related protests. Modi’s advisors want him to emulate the much-criticised MGNREGA scheme in urban areas along with universal basic income, an idea that Rahul Gandhi proposed in 2019. Can a job guarantee scheme hit the bull’s eye in towns and cities?
Kamalika Ghosh - June 29, 2022
‘Global Events Could Challenge Hegemony Of Dollar’
Will the ongoing Russia-Ukraine war change the idea of globalisation and sovereignty? Will the hegemony of the US dollar and its might be challenged? K.V. Subramanian, former chief economic advisor, weighs in. Edited excerpts:
Kamalika Ghosh - May 28, 2022
Supporters of federalism will illustrate how the idea has come under threat as the heavy hand of the Centre has limited fiscal autonomy of states, curbing their ability to make a more meaningful contribution to our development
Suchetana Ray - January 28, 2022
One Nation, Many Burdens
The GST system of indirect taxation completes five years in 2022, and it already seems to have caused cracks in the idea of fiscal federalism. States feel shortchanged at losing revenue year after year. Was it worth surrendering their taxation powers to a GST Council that tends to agree with the Centre?
Kamalika Ghosh - January 28, 2022
Setting New Standards To Smart And Clean Premises In India
An ingenuous entrepreneur, Mr RAVINDRA MALINGA HEGDE, PROMOTER & MD, KHFM, had seen a unique business model as early as 1983. Many scoffed at the idea, but his visionary, daring mind decided to prove them wrong.
December 15, 2021
The Humble Economist
Outgoing CEA KV Subramanian’s idea of capitalism is a marriage between the invisible hand of markets and dharma
Kamalika Ghosh - November 28, 2021
Atharva Laboratories Pvt Ltd ~ Epitome Of Women’s Grit
Atharva Laboratories Pvt Ltd, located in the industrial hub of Nodia, Uttar Pradesh, epitomizes a journey travelled entirely by women entrepreneurs Mrs. Aparna Parvatikar, Mrs. Arundhati Parvatikar and Mrs. Archana Kulkarni is all about unflinching grit, confidence and self-belief. The idea of building a material testing lab equivalent to international standard was conceived by Mr. V.B. Parvatikar, who was industry veteran and stalwart in the field of footwear; his daughter Mrs. Aparna Parvatikar, Director of the company, came forward to transform her father’s dream into reality.
October 24, 2021
Start-Up RouteToMarket Lives By ‘Ekhom Bahushyam’ For Success
Many a times great ideas come from situations as simple as an invigorating conversation. RouteToMarket Media (R2MI), established in 2017, is one such start-up that emerged during a chat between the three co-founders.
October 24, 2021
Nurturing Ideas To Build Dynamic Business Of Future
OAO Info India Pvt. Ltd. is an end-to-end IT Solutions Company that emerged under the Kute Group companies. It is involved in innovative Games, Web Development, and Digital Marketing Services with a creative approach and professional technical skills
August 22, 2021
Got an idea, Sirji?
With everyone hooked to OTT platforms, a Bengaluru-based start-up is on the hunt for great story ideas
Sneha Kanchan - August 03, 2021