Sunday, October 17, 2021
https://www.freepressjournal.in/business/a-31-year-old-journey-of-mymoneymantra-from-rs-1000-to-rs-1500-crore-shares-its-founder-raj-khosla Interview: A 31-year-old journey of MyMoneyMantra from Rs 1000 to Rs 1500 crore, shares its founder Raj Khosla Jescilia Karayamparambil | RN Bhaskar Finserve marketplace MyMoneyMantra (MMM) was among the few companies that have witnessed a steep rise in...
https://www.freepressjournal.in/analysis/when-union-minister-piyush-goyal-got-it-wrong-about-retail-trade-and-ecommerce Five things that Minister Piyush Goyal was totally wrong about. By RN Bhaskar August 2021 was a dark day for India. Piyush Goyal, the Union Minister for Commerce (whom the government has also made minister for textiles and consumer affairs, food, and...
https://www.freepressjournal.in/business/fpj-sies-webinar-indo-count-will-look-at-increasing-market-share-globally-also-building-domestic-market India's textiles industry is reviving smartly, say Indo Count's directors By Jescilia Karayamparambil   The textile industry in India is optimistic that good times will continue for a long time if supported by long-term favourable policies. This will not just help these...
https://www.moneylife.in/article/who-is-responsible-for-keeping-farmers-in-bihar-and-uttar-pradesh-poor/64639.html Poverty in Uttar Pradesh & Bihar is not accidental By RN Bhaskar Also read https://www.moneylife.in/article/the-fanciful-figures-of-uttar-pradesh/64715.html The prime minister has often promised that he is determined to double farmer incomes.  He was supposed to do this by this year. But then, like most promises...
https://www.moneylife.in/article/the-fanciful-figures-of-uttar-pradesh/64715.html Uttar Pradesh and the numbers it conjures up RN Bhaskar When prime minister Narendra Modi described the Covid management of Uttar Pradesh (UP) as “commendable”, or even “unprecedented”, it made even the most neutral of economy watchers squirm uncomfortably.  The same...
MARKET PERSPECTIVE By J Mulraj Jul 10-16, 2021 US Debt, Oil Prices, Inflation and other risks US Treasury Secretary, Janet Yellen, has warned, in this article in Wall Street Journal, that the US would breach its debt ceiling by end of July,...
https://www.freepressjournal.in/fpj-initiatives/covid-19-spurs-decline-in-labour-participation-rate-in-india CMIE's Mahesh Vyas: State of the Indian economy -- an FPJ SIES webinar By Jescilia Karayamparambil The full video lecture can be found at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KBM5JY2UX9k&t=1s To determine the health of the economy, regular data collection is critical. Private institutions like the Centre...
https://www.freepressjournal.in/analysis/the-missing-dead-series-part-iii-can-india-be-taught-to-respect-the-dead The entire series can be found at http://www.asiaconverge.com/2021/06/missing-dead-series/ The missing dead series – Part III How does one ensure that deaths are recorded dutifully in India? RN Bhaskar Last week, he Supreme Court of India chose to reserve verdict on pleas seeking directions...
  https://www.freepressjournal.in/analysis/the-missing-dead-series-part-ii-why-are-states-under-reporting-deaths-not-just-covid-19-deaths The entire series can be found at http://www.asiaconverge.com/2021/06/missing-dead-series/ The missing dead series – Part II Why are states under-reporting deaths, not just Covid deaths? RN Bhaskar States under-reporting Covid deaths is well known by now. Some states have been so brazen about it,...
Doing business with the dead? Those who do not respect the dead cannot be expected to respect the living either.  And democracy and elections cease to have any meaning if rampant impersonation and dummy voting is permitted. Remember the brilliant...