Rohit Chandavakar

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Jaipur Pink Panther’s Manjeet Chhillar in action at Manakapur Indoor Stadium, Nagpur.

BJP President stepping into celebrity space has hurt Sena and MNS

Saturday, 9 June 2018

The Sena & MNS think that Hindi as well as Marathi film industry is somewhat their constituency. Now competition from the powerful BJP national president to take over this ‘constituency’ has really hurt both Shiv Sena and the MNS. Both parties feel that the BJP is aggressively encroaching on their space.
 

The Sena & MNS think that Hindi as well as Marathi film industry is somewhat their constituency. Now competition from the powerful BJP national president to take over this ‘constituency’ has really hurt both Shiv Sena and the MNS. Both parties feel that the BJP is aggressively encroaching on their space.
 

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Are conventional educational courses getting outdated in India?

Thursday, 19 April 2018

The Internet is buzzing with more and more case studies, of people opting to give up ‘so called prestigious professional titles’ and getting into startups, which earlier were looked at as ‘low esteemed activity’. Setting up a tea stall, launching a roadside food joint, offering services such as catering or laundry, are the kind of professions some people with engineering or management degrees are getting into. This perhaps prompts the question, ‘are these conventional degrees and the education provided under them getting outdated in India’?

The Internet is buzzing with more and more case studies, of people opting to give up ‘so called prestigious professional titles’ and getting into startups, which earlier were looked at as ‘low esteemed activity’. Setting up a tea stall, launching a roadside food joint, offering services such as catering or laundry, are the kind of professions some people with engineering or management degrees are getting into. This perhaps prompts the question, ‘are these conventional degrees and the education provided under them getting outdated in India’?

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Glaring flaws exposed in a report that exposes delays in Make in India

Tuesday, 27 February 2018

Though the government has been speaking about its ambitious ‘Make In India’ initiative and is running a campaign to make it a success, the overall impression about how this is taking shape is not too positive, to say the least.

Though the government has been speaking about its ambitious ‘Make In India’ initiative and is running a campaign to make it a success, the overall impression about how this is taking shape is not too positive, to say the least.

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Numbers tell the story

Saturday, 24 February 2018

Speaking Truth to Power - My Alternative View 
Author: P Chidambaram 
Publisher: Rupa
Pages: 488
Price: Rs 595

Speaking Truth to Power - My Alternative View 
Author: P Chidambaram 
Publisher: Rupa
Pages: 488
Price: Rs 595

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PNB scam threatens to widen trust deficit

Saturday, 17 February 2018

As banking stocks tumbled on the Mumbai stock exchange, India’s image took a beating abroad and the NDA government must act quickly to restore faith

As banking stocks tumbled on the Mumbai stock exchange, India’s image took a beating abroad and the NDA government must act quickly to restore faith

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Tax cuts on fuel now inevitable to avoid cascading inflationary effect

Tuesday, 23 January 2018

Urban Indians in cities like Pune and Mumbai are now reeling under the shock of fuel price hike. On Monday, the price of petrol in Pune city and in Mumbai crossed the psychological barrier of Rs 80 per litre. The price is now at an unprecedented level and it has reached this stage through successive small hikes of Rs 1 or even less every day in the last 20 or 25 days. Apart from the government’s tax burden which has risen substantially in the last 16 to 18 months, the other reason for the hike in prices is rising demand for oil in the international markets.

Urban Indians in cities like Pune and Mumbai are now reeling under the shock of fuel price hike. On Monday, the price of petrol in Pune city and in Mumbai crossed the psychological barrier of Rs 80 per litre. The price is now at an unprecedented level and it has reached this stage through successive small hikes of Rs 1 or even less every day in the last 20 or 25 days. Apart from the government’s tax burden which has risen substantially in the last 16 to 18 months, the other reason for the hike in prices is rising demand for oil in the international markets.

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The BJP wants to signal that the party is unaffected by fall in numbers

Friday, 22 December 2017

BJP has decided to continue with the same faces that headed the government in Gujarat before 2017 assembly polls. Many see this as the party’s attempt to exhibit its iron fist to dissidents and detractors who were under the impression that a setback in recent polls will result in a change of leadership in Ahmedabad.

BJP has decided to continue with the same faces that headed the government in Gujarat before 2017 assembly polls. Many see this as the party’s attempt to exhibit its iron fist to dissidents and detractors who were under the impression that a setback in recent polls will result in a change of leadership in Ahmedabad.

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Warning bells ahead of X’mas!

Tuesday, 19 December 2017

The run-up to Christmas season is usually associated with the pleasant sound of ‘jingle bells’. However for the BJP, one must say this time, the Christmas season brings ‘warning bells’ ringing loudly in their ears!  

The run-up to Christmas season is usually associated with the pleasant sound of ‘jingle bells’. However for the BJP, one must say this time, the Christmas season brings ‘warning bells’ ringing loudly in their ears!  

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Rahul Gandhi now faces some biggest political challenges of his career

Saturday, 16 December 2017

Economists often talk of the phenomenon of “bottoming out”.  During a recessionary trend sometimes the economy hits such a rock bottom level that it can then only go upward after that stage. This bottoming out effect is seen many times in politics too.  The Congress now hopes that they will soon be experiencing this bottoming out effect in the country!

Economists often talk of the phenomenon of “bottoming out”.  During a recessionary trend sometimes the economy hits such a rock bottom level that it can then only go upward after that stage. This bottoming out effect is seen many times in politics too.  The Congress now hopes that they will soon be experiencing this bottoming out effect in the country!

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Various political undercurrents reflect in this winter session of parliament

Friday, 15 December 2017

As the national capital gets engulfed in winter fog and chilling winds from the north, the political temperature in New Delhi is set to rise when the results of Gujarat assembly are announced on Monday. But ahead of that, political skirmishes are already seen taking place as the winter session of parliament kicked off on Friday.

As the national capital gets engulfed in winter fog and chilling winds from the north, the political temperature in New Delhi is set to rise when the results of Gujarat assembly are announced on Monday. But ahead of that, political skirmishes are already seen taking place as the winter session of parliament kicked off on Friday.

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