COVID-19 may not escalate in India like in Western Europe

There are a few things in India’s favor which keeps me optimistic about Indian scenario with respect to Corona Scare. 1. India was one of the first few countries to impose travel ban to and from China and other affected countries, visas were cancelled and denied entries to all foreigners except select few. 2. Young … Continue reading COVID-19 may not escalate in India like in Western Europe

Low testing rate for Corona Virus in India is not a problem

There has been a lot of criticism that lesser number of tests per million are being carried out in India. Blindly sharing Example of South Korea and USA is useless and not suitable for our scenario. This comparison is like comparing apples and oranges. I am of the opinion, making tests available to everyone is … Continue reading Low testing rate for Corona Virus in India is not a problem

The Goods and Services Tax (GST) regime aims to re-shape India’s economic landscape benefiting various stakeholders, while also making it an easier place to do business. Comment

Approach: Introduce with transformational aims of GST Discuss how various stakeholders benefit from the GST regime and the impact on doing business Mention some challenges with GST Conclude appropriately Answer: The Goods & Services Tax (GST) is aimed at a simplified, assesse-friendly tax administration system in the country with a paradigm shift towards ‘One Nation, One Tax, … Continue reading The Goods and Services Tax (GST) regime aims to re-shape India’s economic landscape benefiting various stakeholders, while also making it an easier place to do business. Comment

Will India abandon No-First-Use policy?

A nuclear strategist from the MIT, said, “There is increasing evidence that India will not allow Pakistan to go first.” Since then, there has been speculation among the strategic circles that India might reconsider its no-first-use strategy. Let us analyse the different aspects of it.  Evolution of India’s nuclear doctrine Homi Jahangir Bhabha, the pioneer … Continue reading Will India abandon No-First-Use policy?