India’s Act East policy: Identifying Hinge-points

  By: Homagni Bhattacharjee (Been a Banker and a Teacher. Genuinely curious about the issues that turn the world. Like a typical Indian, loves cricket but considers Brian Lara to be…

OIL Production : Production sharing VS Revenue sharing

  Explained By: Suchak Patel   Production sharing:- Mechanism :- Investment company will invest all capital and take huge risks. Profit margin is also larger. Once, resources are found and…

Reserve Bank of India: Functions and Responsibilities

  By: Mohit Diwan   The central bank of our country is the Reserve Bank of India (RBI). It was established in 1935 (by the RBI Act, 1934) on the…

Tax Administration Reform Commission’s 2nd Report: Summary

  The Tax Administration Reform Commission or TARC is committee appointed by the Government of India for giving recommendations for reviewing the public Tax Administration system of India. After submitting its first Report in…

SAARC Summit: Who said What ??

  In their inaugural speeches to the 18th SAARC Summit on Wednesday, November 26, 2014, leaders of SAARC member states have emphasized on fighting terrorism, attaining sustainable peace and enhancing…

Operation Cactus: When India flexes its muscles !!

      A group of Maldivians led by Abdullah Luthufi and assisted by armed mercenaries of a Tamil secessionist organisation from Sri Lanka, the People’s Liberation Organisation of Tamil…

G20: the Main Outcomes

  Economic growth: The leaders of the world’s most powerful industrial economies pledged to grow their combined economic output by an extra 2.1% – around $2 trillion – over the next…

Community Radio: A key for Empowerment

  Author: V.K Dadhich   “Community radio has potential and can be used as a platform to enable participation of communities” It was in 1995 when SC gave a landmark judgement…

Maulana Abul Kalam Azad : Educationist & Scholar Extraordinary

  Maulana Abul Kalam Azad is one of those rare personalities through whom the distinctions of the 20th century can be recognized and possibilities of the 21st century determined. He…

IPCC Synthesis Report: Explained

  IPCC’s Synthesis Report released in Copenhagen on Sunday reiterates that human activities are having an “unequivocal” and “irreversible” warming effect on the Earth’s climate system. What is the Synthesis…