New Education Policy – Leap To Excellence

And for a Friday with National Education Policy-2019 (N.E.P), the most impactful National Policy at the final stage….. some thoughts….. GOI appointed Committee headed by Dr. K. Kasturirangan has submitted the NEP, one of the most comprehensive and revolutionary changes into the Education system in India. It hopefully will end the current “Rote – Only…

Kashmir, A New Dawn – Repeal Of Article 370

And for a Friday after the historic reunification of Jammu & Kashmir with India….. some thoughts….. some musings….. Some historical facts – October 22nd 1947, Jinnah, the creator of Pakistan, surreptitiously supported by Lord Mountbatten and then PM of UK, Clement Attlee sent Tribal Raiders into Kashmir to overthrow the Hindu King. VP Menon, then…

Sports Sponsorships – Ethics And More

And for a Friday in Rainy Mumbai returning from Hyderabad….. start of Pro Kabbadi League….. some thoughts….. Pro Kabaddi now in season 7, similar to it’s big brother IPL Cricket, has a heady mix of Film and Sports personalities. Each sports icon and Bollywood Star rakes in Crores of rupees in Sponsorship and advertisements, raising…

Azim Premji – A Trustee Par Excellence

And for a Friday in Mumbai as Azim Premji passes the Baton at Bengaluru….. some thoughts….. some musings….. Premji is just phenomenal. Having known him for over three decades (he is a Honorary Patron for my Social Enterprise – SEEGOS) I cannot stop admiring his unflinching adherence to the highest standards of Personal and Corporate…

Agriculture – Prime Mover For The Economy

And for a Friday after Union budget announced India’s Target….. a $ 5 Trillion Economy in next 5 years….. Its a Stretch and Challenging Target but eminently achievable. Whilst all sectors of the economy have to fire equally, the defining sector is Agriculture. Contributing only 16% to Indian GDP, more than 60% of the population…