Vivek

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Chartered Accountant by Education. Passionate about Public Policy, Investment, Economics and Movies.
“Who says Elephants can’t dance?”, is an iconic book authored by Louis V Gerstner Jr., chronicling the turnaround of IBM. The strategic turnaround of the elephant IBM was during Apr 1993 to Mar 2002 i.e. a period of ~10...
Currently, one of the biggest crises facing the Indian banking sector is NPA. We are working on a detailed research-oriented write-up on the same, however, the focus of the current article is trying to figure out an innovative /...
If you have been reading DailyO, Quint, India Today, etc., you are in for one hell of a ride. In fact, best fictional tales on the latest Income Tax amendment pertaining to RAIDS has been written by Quint. The...
Today the clamor for farm loan waiver has taken the center stage. In fact, the Maharashtra Govt., led by Hon. CM Devendra Fadnavis is under fire from not just its unfriendly ally Shiv Sena but from all of the...
I have been researching about the Local Body governance in India for quite some time now, prior to the last Diwali would be an adequate timeline. I have put out the first cut of my findings, however, the stage...
The social sectors of this country have been primarily in the nature of supporting an activity by way of budgetary allocation. However, time has come for the government to measure everything into returns it creates or rather think like...
Today early morning, the Government issued a shocker of a notification, wherein it came up with a random and arbitrary set of rules that raise direct questions on the integrity of people depositing more than Rs. 5,000 in their...
We applaud the efforts by Modi Govt., bringing PSUs back on track especially, Mr. Ravi Shankar Prasad, Law & Justice, Information Technology Minister of India, BSNL / MTNL back on track. In fact, reporting a positive operating profit for...
Everyone had their eyes glued to today’s RBI’s Bi-monthly policy; as this was the first policy discussion post the demonetization driven undertaken jointly by RBI and Government of India. The demonetization led to removal of substantial liquidity from the system;...
With the demonetization drive in full swing, the Government has further updated the list of transactions wherein the PAN has to be quoted.Accordingly, taxguru.in website published a good set of updated list of transactions where PAN needs to be...
Query from a friend:I have a doubt. See if u have an answer. Why is the Government introducing a Rs. 2000 note? Generally, a govt prints higher denomination note in higher inflation environment. So I was wondering why...
There is a WhatsApp forward that is doing rounds of the Internet. The message alleges that Reliance’s Mukesh Ambani knew (or was informed about the demonetization scheme). So he went ahead and created Reliance Jio, a façade to cover...