Medicine & engineering are complementary Growing up in an educated middle-class neighbourhood, my childhood memories are filled with parents aspiring for their children to become either an en.. M Balakrishnan
Dy Director (Faculty), IIT-Delhi
Prioritise secured creditors' claims The objective of the Securitisation and Reconstruction of Financial Assets and Enforcement of Security Interest (Sarfaesi) Act was to facilitate exped.. M R Umarji
Chief Adviser (Legal) IBA
Safety concerns are overplayed, flying is safe in India The Mangalore AIR CRASH HAS THROWN up questions regarding air safety in India. It is but natural that a tragedy of this proportion will invite public .. V Thulasidas
Former CMD, Air India
Help SMEs adopt new accounting rules Over 150 countries have implemented or announced plans to migrate to International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS). India proposes to adopt IFRS .. Seshagiri Rao
Jt MD & Group CFO JSW Group
Teachers from oppressed sections would help change stereotypes Opposition to reservation for scheduled caste (SC) and scheduled tribe (ST) candidates in teaching faculty positions has much in common with widesprea.. Sanjaya Kumar Bohidar
V-P, Democratic Teachers’ Front, Delhi University
Politician's monopoly is complete, but the situation can still be salvaged From time immemorial, politics and business have been inextricably linked. Clean politics needs clean money. Good and sustainable business needs polit.. J P Narayan
Founder & President, Lok Satta Party
No, it will adversely impact fiscal deficit The money markets have seen a major shift in terms of the liquidity that has been in the system since the start of the financial year.
With tight .. Pradeep Madhav
Managing Director STCI Primary Dealer
A sporting powerhouse by Olympics 2024 is a possibility Year 2024: India is one of the top medal-earning nations at the Olympics.
We would all love to read this headline in 2024, if not before.
.. Mahesh Ranka
General Manager, RelayWorldWide*Sports practice of Publicis Groupe
Impact on agriculture and the poor need to be considered The unsustainability of the pricing regime for petroleum products being followed in the country has been obvious to the decisionmakers for at least a .. Leena Srivastava
Executive Director, TERI
Yes, for better regulatory control The decade-old debate on the mode of foreign banks operating in the country — as a branch or as a wholly-owned subsidiary — received a shot in the.. Ashvin Parekh
Partner Ernst & Young