Monthly Archives: November 2011

Foreign Direct Investment in Multi Brand Retail

Foreign direct investmentĀ (FDI) in simple terms refers to foreign nationals investing their money in specific sectors of the economy of a country. The country in question tries to regulate such investments with the objective of protecting the local investors and … Continue reading

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Time to dethrone media as fourth pillar of democracy

Media has not lived itself to be the fourth pillar of democracy. Instead we are today faced with a kind of systematic ‘brainwashing’ of the electorate which is an anathema for democracy. I have blogged elsewhere on the misadventures of … Continue reading

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A new fashion called ‘Rights’

Right to employment implemented through Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act, Right to education implemented through Sarva Shiksha Abhiyaan, and a dozen more rights are in the design stage including the Right to health. I do not intend to … Continue reading

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