Monthly Archives: December 2004

Can India leave a mark on its history?

Perhaps it is the first time in history of the world that any country is having so qualified persons responsible to run a country. The present younger generations can’t think of a better team at the helm of the nation’s … Continue reading

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Manufacturing: the key driver of India’s economy

Agriculture cannot grow at more than 2-3%. For India to cross 8% GDP growth rate, if manufacturing grows at 6%, services will have to grow at 12% that will be quite difficult. Services may be India’s strength, but it has … Continue reading

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Top 6 technology trends for 2005

The Red Herring magazine on Thursday listed some of the top technology trends that will dominate the world of technology in 2005; 1.The end of Moore’s Law: Moore’s Law predicts new computer chips will be developed with twice the power … Continue reading

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Finally a rural PC

HCL Infosystem, the leading player in personal computer has finally come out to solve my problem. All these months since I got my PC curtsey Anand, I thought how nice it will be if in Pipra, my home village we … Continue reading

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If Anand can take this joke!

Anand is still to marry and we keep on insisting on him that he must do that soon so that we can enjoy a festivity in the family. So I quote this joke from Sunday Times of India. Biz behind … Continue reading

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Rural Employment Guarantee- Are we ready?

The UPA made a promise in its Common Minimum Programme (CMP) that states, “The UPA government will immediately enact a national Employment Guarantee (REG) Act”. Naturally, it must keep the promise and the left is pressing for it. What does … Continue reading

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Women in manufacturing

Hardly one can perceive that manufacturing, especially automobiles or auto ancillaries can become a female domain because of the labour-intensive nature of work, multiple shifts and faraway factory locations. I saw a good number of women employees on shop floor … Continue reading

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Jobs everywhere-Are we ready?

The news items in printed media in just one week are clear indication of good demand for persons seeking employment. It is not only USA and UK, Indians are in demand every where. See these news items: BEIJING, NOV 15: … Continue reading

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