Monthly Archives: January 2009

From Noida to Salt Lake

The anxiety of a travel schedule for any purpose has always been troublesome for me. With growing age, it is more. But Nageswar whom I have called to look after my Noida house during my absence really provided an inexpressible … Continue reading

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ISB vs. IIMs

As reported, ‘for the second year in a row, Indian School of Business, Hyderabad has been the only Indian management institute that has made it to the ‘Financial Times Global MBA Ranking’ of the top 100 B-schools across the world’. … Continue reading

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Will US Automakers Take Obama’s Challenge?

President Obama will soon get the government directive issued through federal regulators to set strict automobile emission and fuel efficiency standards. The Obama-Biden comprehensive New Energy for America plan on White House website includes a target to put ‘1 million … Continue reading

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India as Republic: My Reminiscences

India became republic on January 26, 1950. Dr. Rajendra Prasad took oath as the first President of India. In 1950, I started my regular schooling in class six at the age of eleven years in Birlapur Vidyalaya at Birlapur in … Continue reading

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Corporate Corruption

Many have raised questions if Satyam scandal is a solitary case of unscrupulous corporate governance in India. I, for one, will like to answer with a big NO. Promoters or the MDs who are generally one of the promoters or … Continue reading

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Bihar: Something Unusually Exciting

I wrote in my earlier blog ‘From Janata Durbar to Vikash Yatra’, “I wish him a success if it is not a pre-election gimmick. He should also see that all the normal work doesn’t stop in the area he visits … Continue reading

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Changing India Bringing Hope

Satyam saga has shocked the nation. The World Bank revelations and bar against Wipro Technologies and Megasoft Ltd raise doubt about its real intention. Are all these the results of the suddenly slowing economy because of the global melt down … Continue reading

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