Month: February 2016

Nation’s First Media Helpline launched in Uttar Pradesh

The article talks about the media helpline number launched in UP for grievance redressal of media personnel. 

/ February 26, 2016

The cycle of progress gains speed: 5 major projects in Uttar Pradesh that will transform it

The article discusses 5 major projects undertaken by the UP Government recently

/ February 23, 2016

Section 377: A Long Way to Go

In light of Shashi Tharoor’s efforts to decriminalise homosexuality, the author assesses the controversy around Section 377

/ February 20, 2016

Welcome to the next gen of networking!

The article introduces a next generation networking platform

/ February 15, 2016
Poverty Inc.

Poverty Inc. Finally A Film Exposes A Deeply Flawed Industry

The author describes how the film industry is flawed in its depiction of poverty

/ February 13, 2016

Gold Is The Money Of The Future, Gilder’s 21st Century Case For Gold

The author describes how gold will make a come back in the 21st century

/ February 13, 2016

Abortion and killing in defense of others

By Jason Brennan Many people believe abortion is baby murder. (Here, I use the term “murder” to signify the morally wrongful killing of an being that possess significant rights.) I...

/ February 13, 2016

Can the Free Market Tackle Climate Change?

By Ujwal Batra In thinking about climate change, and environmental challenges in general; one is likely to believe that these problems can only be addressed by governments, elaborate regulations and...

/ February 13, 2016

Lego and the Building Blocks of Patriarchy

By Roderick Long The Lego corporation, popular producer of interlocking miniature toy bricks, has recently been making increased efforts to market its toys to girls. Some of these efforts have...

/ February 11, 2016

What Is a Terrorist?

By Fernando Teson In the wake of the Boston attack, I thought I would share my view of what makes someone a terrorist. Defining terrorism has proven especially daunting. The...

/ February 11, 2016

When You Think For the Customer

The article talks about a particular retail experience in the author's life, which left an indelible mark. It also focuses on the emerging trends in a consumer economy.

/ February 10, 2016

Payments Banks: A Tale of 11 Wannabes (Part 2)

By Gaurav Gupta In my previous article (click here), I categorized all 11 payments bank license holders for easy comprehension. I also walked you through the DNA of each category....

/ February 10, 2016

Make history, or change history books

By Anam Naqvi A nation is shaped by a certain narrative—how it came to be what it is today, what values and beliefs its people hold and cherish, and how...

/ February 10, 2016

All about personal loans

The article suggests that with the economy driving the income expenditure cycle, personal loans are a useful asset to many citizens of this world.

/ February 9, 2016
The Testament

The Testament: Market Acquisition Consulting

In 2015, The Testament matured into a company with 500 additional staff working with over ten clients across twenty cities. Founded in 2012 as a student-run weekly journal by the...

/ February 8, 2016

Essentials of a great MBA program

The article suggests that the curriculum of the program must be rooted in business fundamentals and the course structure must facilitate the process of creating global leaders

Chinese Whispers: The Tale of China’s Economy Gone Wrong

The article discusses the genesis of the problems associated with Chinese growth, how they have propagated and how they can be monitored.

/ February 7, 2016

One Size Does Not Fit All

A Unit Linked Insurance Plan is one such product that helps one to fulfil both insurance and investment objectives at the same time.

/ February 5, 2016

Payments Banks: A Tale of 11 Wannabes (Part 1)

By Gaurav Gupta The payments bank space is going to see some hectic activity in 2016, with the 18 month set-up clock already ticking. This new Payments Bank concept is...

/ February 5, 2016

Around the World in Intolerant Days?

Dear Mr. Aamir Khan and fellow Indians, Having lived and worked around the world for the last twenty-five years, I recently retired and was debating whether to settle down in the...

/ February 3, 2016