Month: July 2017

Summit 10K on Mount Nifty – commence your descent till the time weather is good!

Summit 10K on Mount Nifty – commence your descent till the time weather is good!

It was only yesterday that, the Nifty closed above 10,000 for the first time ever and we already have today’s headline shrieking “Expert take: Why the bets on Nifty hitting 12,000 by next year are on” The Nifty is around 18 times 1 year forward earnings (estimated by so called market experts) ; which puts the …

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The Economist never sounded so confused !

The Economist never sounded so confused !

The grand old man of global economic journalism  seems to be tottering after having stooped low to make a personal attack on the legitimately elected leader of the world’s most populous democracy. It says : India’s prime minister is not as much of a reformer as he seems – But he is more of a nationalist firebrand …

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The root cause of corruption

The root cause of corruption

One thing for sure, corruption is not new in India and nor is it unknown to those western countries which shamelessly point to us whenever the ‘C ‘ word gets taken. I recollect that famous Akbar Birbal story about how no one could prevent a minister in Akbar’s court from taking bribes.(Click here to see …

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