Category: Policy

The Flaw With Cash Transfers

One of the highlights of Prime Minister Modi’s policy is the implementation of the direct cash transfer scheme to replace the subsidy payments system.

At the outset this is not a bad idea because the subsidy system itself is distorted and has a lot of leakages. The subsidy bill is really high and the biggest people happens to be the targeting of these programmes. Continue Reading..


Ashwath Komath
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Ashwath Komath

Skills for a better tomorrow

Sab ka Saath, Sab ka Vikaas. PMKVY – a new direction towards empowerment of youth. Continue Reading..


Anirvan Mukherjee
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Anirvan Mukherjee

Fill in this form, join Osama Bin Laden

The most interesting question in Osama’s application form was ‘How many trips have you taken to Pakistan and for what reasons?’ Continue Reading..


M J Akbar
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M J Akbar