Tuesday, August 11, 2020
https://www.freepressjournal.in/business/clinical-trials-for-ayurvedic-cure-of-covid-19-are-underway-says-patanjalis-acharya-balkrishna An ayurvedic cure for Covid-19 is underway. Expect more announcements -- Acharya Balkrishna. RN Bhaskar, June 1, 2020 Most people recognise Acharya Balkrishna as an associate of Patanjali.  But few know that he is much more than that.  He is, among...
We are working on several cures and solution through ayurveda, including one for Covid-19. Clinical trials and documentation are underway   Interview: Baba Ramdev Ayurveda market potential: Rs. 1 lakh crore.  Need to convert people’s faith into a movement. Moreover, clinical trials...
https://www.freepressjournal.in/business/5-reasons-that-leave-many-unenthused-about-the-atma-nirbhar-schemes Atma Nirbhar was a dampener -- five reasons to explain why RN Bhaskar – 21 May 2020 The Greeks once described man as the only living creature who can stand upright, lift his face to the stars and laugh.  Jackals laugh...
https://www.moneycontrol.com/news/india/bangladesh-has-a-lesson-or-two-for-india-in-schooling-5289451.html/amp The other two parts of this series can be found at : Education #!  and  Education #2 Education #3: Watch Bangladesh – it has been doing what India forgot to do RN Bhaskar – May 20, 2020 India needs to watch Bangladesh very...
https://www.freepressjournal.in/business/atma-nirbhar-bharat-and-healthcare-pushing-a-weak-and-sick-india-into-the-icu Atma Nirbhar Bharat and healthcare: even health, death and disease are forgotten RN Bhaskar – 19 May 2020 For policymakers and those seriously concerned about healthcare, a viewing of TedX Gateway Webinar with Dr. Zarir F Udwadia (Pulmonologist) which can be...
A modified version appeared at https://www.moneycontrol.com/news/india/how-neglect-of-education-and-healthcare-has-put-lives-of-millions-of-children-at-risk-5279411.html The other two parts of this series can be found at : Education #2 and Education #3 Education #1: Lack of good education kills millions of children each year RN Bhaskar -- 18 May, 2020 India is facing...
https://www.freepressjournal.in/business/rs-20-lakh-crore-economic-stimulus-will-india-ever-be-aatma-nirbhar-bharat-when-it-comes-to-education Whatever happened to education in Atma Nirbhar RN Bhaskar – 18 May 2020 Except for lip service to online education (Technology driven Systems - Online Education during COVID-19, on page 6 of the fifth document released as part of the Atma...
https://www.firstpost.com/business/in-easing-agri-markets-and-movement-of-produce-nirmala-sitharaman-has-reiterated-earlier-promises-here-are-seven-more-urgently-needed-reforms-8374021.html Atma Nirbhar - Agri-markets: A promise here and a promise there, with little in between RN Bhaskar – 16 May 2020 In terms of outlay, it is not as ambitious as most other schemes.  It is only Rs.1.63 lakh crore (see...
https://m.freepressjournal.in/article/business/atma-nirbhar-doesnt-it-mean-self-sufficiency-and-promoting-honest-ways-of-doing-business/12637a11-2dd0-4d3e-b2f2-a0d8f46de60b Atma Nirbhar for MSMEs -- mixed messaging, little audit, and an encouragement to default on loans RN Bhaskar -- 16 May 2020 A few days ago, Prime Minister Modi outlined details of a Rs.20 lakh package his government had outlined for...
https://www.freepressjournal.in/india/are-indias-armed-forces-going-to-start-employing-youth-once-again Are India’s armed forces marching out of step by talking of mass short-term recruitment? RN Bhaskar -- 14 May 2020 Media reports about a paper circulating among army ranks about a “tour of duty” proposal (https://indianexpress.com/article/india/army-proposes-3-year-voluntary-tour-of-duty-cites-patriotism-unemployment-6408863/), have raised eyebrows.  According to...