ICAT- Global Initiative For Social Business

And for a Friday after the inaugural cohort of ICAT…. some thoughts….. Sharing the dais with our Keynote speaker, Rohini Nilekani was as educative as humbling. While for Nandan with his achievements in Biometric and IRIS based Unique identification AADHAR, one wonders what Global Award will match his accomplishments, Rohini’s activities are no less impactful.…

VUCA Times – India Shows The Way

Having just returned from BJP – Shivsena ruled Mumbai, travelling from Congress ruled Bangalore, on this Friday, to Communist ruled Trivandrum…. some thoughts….. Politics, Politicians and Political Systems are too complex for me. I don’t understand and have no bandwidth. I am a professional, my specialisation is in managing Capital as Trustee for sustainable development…

PCGT And Dr. Ratna Magotra

And for a Friday in Mumbai after a happy and sad combo Meeting of PCGT…… PCGT – Public Concern for Governance Trust, is one of my most favourite organisations that I am associated with. Happy, we cut a cake to celebrate our Chairman – Mr. Riberio’s birthday and sad, as one of our Trustees –…

Agricultural Income – To Be Or Not To Be Taxed

And for a Friday in Hyderabad, the Agricultural capital of India…. some thoughts…. The Farmers of old AP and now, Telangana and Andhra are amongst the worlds most Enterprising. Ofcourse, you hear of the Punjab farmer, but that is 100{aff5a224634bf574f692c8c7d068a0713fecca4ea38a30d3005107227dbb12e7} irrigated land. AP has all kinds, Irrigated, Assured Rainfall and Dry land Farmers and all…

Lal Batti Gul – 01 May Onwards

And for a Friday, after the landmark decision to scrap the VIP “Lal Batti” system in India…… One of the best reforms in the Country. Effective May 1, nobody in the Country can flaunt the RED-LIGHT on their Vehicles symbolising their superiority to all of us….. the Tax Paying Honest Citizens. Supreme Court had so…