Wednesday, October 18, 2017
Source: http://www.moneycontrol.com/news/business/economy/the-radical-power-for-all-solution-that-the-government-should-adopt-2396605.html Is the govt prepared for major disruptions in the power, fuel and electrical engineering markets? R.N.Bhaskar -- Sep 25, 2017 12:09 PM IST Decentralised solar power generation and methanation for village clusters could transform India faster than any doles from...
http://www.firstpost.com/india/govt-support-for-godmen-like-gurmeet-ram-rahim-singh-shows-state-not-ready-to-exit-religious-affairs-yet-4056839.html Is it the business of the government to manage religion? RN BhaskarSep, 19 2017 07:25:21 IST Should governments manage religion? Ask any common man this question – in India or even overseas – and the general consensus would be an unambiguous...
Source: http://www.moneycontrol.com/news/business/economy/why-the-economic-survey-is-wrong-about-renewables-2390283.html R.N.Bhaskar -- Sep 18, 2017 11:50 AM IST Renewables and the Economic Survey 2017 One of the best examples of muddled thinking that has come to characterize researchers can be found in the latest Economic Survey – pages 119-128 of...
Source: http://www.moneycontrol.com/news/business/economy/how-off-the-book-e-payments-to-government-bodies-open-the-door-to-huge-scams-2382859.html Games government-owned corporations play with off-the-book epayments RN Bhaskar - Sep 08, 2017 04:28 PM IST The Prime Minister has constantly been reminding people that he wants to promote a cashless society. The theory is that with a more transparent...
http://www.firstpost.com/india/state-created-vacuum-of-real-spiritual-leaders-helped-flourish-self-styled-gurus-like-gurmeet-ram-rahim-4015111.html Gurmeet Singh fallout: Govt creates a vacuum for entrepreneur-gurus to flourish in RN BhaskarSep, 06 2017 20:10:32 IST Also read http://www.asiaconverge.com/2017/09/should-governments-be-promoting-religion/ Look around everywhere.  The number of gurus in India is increasing each year. Many of these gurus are later found to have...
http://www.firstpost.com/politics/gurmeet-ram-rahim-singh-convicted-of-rape-is-the-haryana-government-protecting-the-dera-chief-to-secure-its-vote-bank-4009439.html Is the government continuing to protect Gurmeet Singh’s Dera? RN BhaskarSep, 05 2017 09:39:11 IST For the last few days, the media has been buzzing about certain "high-level" meetings taking place at the 700 acre enclave of the Dera Sacha Sauda (DSS)...
Source: http://www.moneycontrol.com/news/trends/current-affairs-trends/it-is-governments-that-fetter-organised-hinduism-and-give-rise-to-ram-rahims-2375693.html What makes a Ram Rahim prosper and thrive in India? Mainstream religious groups get emasculated by the government of their administrative and financial, which creates a vacuum immediately filled by quasi-religious leaders having large numbers of followers and huge...
http://www.moneycontrol.com/news/business/economy/india-begins-its-cruise-but-it-has-to-navigate-rocks-2374311.html R.N.Bhaskar - Aug 31, 2017 05:54 PM IST Cruise tourism: a good start RN Bhaskar The task force set up by Gadkari has been able to resolve many of the vexatious issues. The government hopes that many of these issues could be...
Souece: http://www.moneycontrol.com/news/india/the-story-of-indias-uncertified-deaths-why-the-grim-reaper-cant-link-up-with-aadhaar-2365737.html Death and Aadhaar don't mix R.N.Bhaskar -- Aug 21, 2017 08:07 PM Linking deaths to Aadhaar would have allowed the government to know when to terminate entitlements and direct transfer of benefits to a recipient once deceased. Recently, the government flip-flopped...
Source: http://www.moneycontrol.com/news/business/economy/why-its-necessary-to-develop-business-and-transport-along-indias-coastline-2362359.html Coastal tourism: Surfing over frothy waves RN Bhaskar -- Aug 17, 2017 01:39 PM IST   To understand the coastal and ocean concepts better, it needs to be highlighted that most coastal regions remained quite undeveloped in India for centuries. Recently,...