Tuesday, December 18, 2018
https://www.firstpost.com/business/farmers-on-the-war-path-solution-lies-not-in-msp-but-in-giving-farmers-a-share-in-the-revenue-5313951.html Farmers on the warpath – expected and inevitable RN Bhaskar - Oct 4, 2018 In many ways, the agitation by farmers around Delhi and Gaziabad was to have been expected.  India is moving rapidly towards general elections.  Each constituent of India’s...
https://www.freepressjournal.in/business/insa-ceo-anil-devli-indian-shipping-companies-are-growing-and-competing-well-but-mostly-outside-india/1366531 INSA CEO Anil Devli believes that Indian ships under Indian flags have been given a raw deal R N Bhaskar and Pankaj Joshi October 2, 2018 The origin of the Indian National Shipowners’ Association (INSA) dates back to pre-independence times....
https://www.moneycontrol.com/news/news/business/economy/opinion-why-discom-losses-are-continuing-to-hurt-despite-modi-govts-uday-scheme-2974191.html Discom losses finally make power generators squeal India will have to find out ways to cope with an Rs 4.8 lakh crore debt burden in the power sector. This, however, is most likely to be taken up by the new...
https://www.moneycontrol.com/news/india/opinion-slum-creation-is-a-mammoth-scam-across-indian-cities-and-towns-2961321.html Slums: the destruction of democracy and financial propriety Slum formation and protection is nothing short of demographic tinkering on the one hand, and buying votes on the other RN Bhaskar -- Sep 18, 2018 Last week, in a quiet move, the government...
https://www.moneycontrol.com/news/trends/current-affairs-trends/opinion-why-modi-govts-push-for-ethanol-as-cheaper-fuel-is-not-good-for-india-2950791.html Is the ethanol-for-vehicle-fuel concept a red herring for other interests? RN Bhaskar -- Sep 17, 2018 There are five reasons why the push for ethanol is not as good as it sounds. All of a sudden, a very strong lobby appears to...
http://www.freepressjournal.in/business/we-want-to-grow-fast-and-right-abhicl-chief-executive-officer-mayank-bathwal/1355086 We want to move from pure health financing to health risk management says Mayank Bathwal, ceo, ABHICL — By S Narayanan and R N Bhaskar | Sep 13, 2018 Aditya Birla Health Insurance Company (ABHICL), the sixth standalone health insurance company in India,...
https://www.firstpost.com/business/rupee-nearing-73-mark-here-are-five-ways-narendra-modi-govt-can-arrest-the-sharp-currency-depreciation-against-us-dollar-5162451.html Can the rupee slide further? RN Bhaskar Sep 11, 2018 The rupee has begun sliding.  The RBI has finally intervened and brought it some respite from the relentless slide.  But that has not stopped marketmen asking the inevitable question: Can the...
https://www.moneycontrol.com/news/business/economy/opinion-india-must-turn-to-rooftop-solar-power-to-exorcise-the-ghosts-of-unemployment-2936071.html The unemployment spectre, and the way to exorcise it Several indicators project a grim picture of the rate of unemployment in India. Focusing on rooftop solar power could be the answer. RN Bhaskar -- Sep 10, 2018 The government is in a...
https://www.moneycontrol.com/news/business/economy/opinion-these-3-measures-can-stop-india-from-becoming-a-failed-state-2911191.html When illegals begin to overwhelm the legal, a country becomes a failed state The rot in the system needs to be checked, failing which the law-abiding, tax-paying citizen will be let down and marginalised RN Bhaskar -- 4 Sept, 2018 Last week,...
https://www.moneycontrol.com/news/business/economy/opinion-farmers-in-india-dont-earn-much-many-are-terribly-exploited-2892291.html Farmers earn little; they remain exploited - Nabard The current model adopted by the government — of being both the subsidy provider and the procurement price player — has failed to deliver good results. It has made the farmer lose...