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The Demonetization of Yours Truly

About the Author: “Mr K. C. Verma is a close friend, author of  “Stories I wouldn’t tell my mother” and ex-chief of R&AW. J’Accuse the Prime Minister of creating havoc in my life with the bombshell that he dropped on November 8. Sir, you must have had your reasons for doing...

Rebooting Higher Education -Building India as a Knowledge Economy-

In my last Essay I shared my thoughts on what ails India’s Primary Education system and had suggested some possible actions. Primary education undeniably forms the foundation of a strong and progressive nation. But the criticality of Higher Education, especially for an economy such as India can not be undermined....

Building India – Taking The First Steps!

The evening of May 26, 2014, when Narendra Damodardas Modi was sworn in as the 15th Prime Minister of India, the nation was celebrating the beginning of a new era and the world was watching India with renewed interested.

Competitiveness, the New Catchphrase

In today’s challenging scenario, can we afford to take growth for granted? The economic headwinds are yet to recede. Both the developed and developing economies are struggling to find stability and growth in economic activity and job creation. Against this backdrop, a globalised India too is seeking its rightful place...