RBI bimonthly monetary policy review : what’s in store?

The forecasts for monsoon are not encouraging with a lesser than normal rains being expected, inflationary tendencies are also to be worry about. The worry is compounded by rise in crude oil prices, volatility in exchange rate, and the effect of the 7th Pay Panel.

Finance bill 2017 and the controversies with it

The move may be a legislative necessity but is detrimental to parliamentary democracy. The back door entry techniques push the upper house, the house of elders to a back seat undermines it’s existence and and the purpose of constitution makers is defeated.

Constitution or Politics : Governor’s dilemma in Goa

Not just here, the politicization of governor’s post has been observed in the case of Arunachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand etc. where article 356 was imposed which was later struck down by the supreme court being imposed in a unconstitutional way. BJP had to therefore give up it’s claims on Uttarakhand.

UP elections 2017 : Major takeaways

BJP would have stronger position at the upper house (Rajya sabha), hence the pending bills would be passed swiftly. Action against Black money would become stronger.

Is Pakistan serious ?

Pakistan’s dare against Saeed is indeed late but yet praiseworthy. It is evident that the government would face oppositions from many radical terrorist groups on this move, but the real test before the Pakistani establishment is hold it’s position on the move and not sway away under pressure.

ISRO knocks a 100, not out!

The satellites were launched by ISRO’s Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV) in a single mission. PSLV-C37 carrying the 104 satellites lifted off from the first launch pad at Satish Dhawan Space Centre in Sriharikota at 9.28 am on its 39th mission.

Tamilnadu after Amma

Thus state of the state is in constant turbulence indeed. First emotional after Amma’s death, then Natural due to cyclone, then Political due to resignation of OPS as AIADMK general secretary and now Constitutional, as the governor has no clue what to do the next!