Ten reasons a non-resident Indian (NRI) must invest in a property in India in 2019. 1. Fast growing market India is amongst the fastest growing markets in the world. While the growth rate this year will be a function of … Continue reading NRI Watch: Ten reasons 2019 is a good year to invest in the India property market?
1993 was the first time, as a teen, I visited Madras (now called Chennai). Getting down from the train, I was shocked to find every Hindi signboard blackened all over the railway station, roads and city. Ditto Bangalore. It didn’t … Continue reading Politics: Centre scoring self goal with Hindi spread attempts over South India
Elections 2017 – Ten fun facts (far away from the non stop verbal diarrhoea Yogendra Yadav & Mani Shankar Aiyar are throwing on television channels!) 1. #BJP winning approx 63% of seats (435/690) of #Elections2017. Orange Holi it is. Holi … Continue reading India: Elections 2017 – Ten fun facts & cartoons
In an AC Nielsen survey for Tata Steel in 2013, Jamshedpur was ranked second in Quality of Life index. Chandigarh was ahead while Bengaluru, Pune and Bhuvaneshwar were behind amongst the only five similar cities surveyed. If you Google on … Continue reading India: Why demonetization hardly impacted salaried city Jamshedpur
PM Narendra Modi’s surgical strike on black money by demonetization has got hoarders scurrying. Indians being ones blessed with above average brains, insensitivity and pro-activity, have chalked up various ways to dispose Rs500/1000 notes. From dumping in river Ganga, drains, … Continue reading India: 30 funny ways black money owning rich people hit with Demonetization
When I was in seventh grade (the year 1987), I was the designated ‘gas cylinder replacement guy’ of the house. Loading the empty cylinder on my bicycle back tray (can’t call it a seat), tying it up, getting my house … Continue reading India: Revenge of the middle class
A random Youtube video surfaced last month with Karolina Goswami (Polish girl working, settled and in love with India) presenting a case of how India are reclaiming their superpower status. Watch this video as she narrates how from 1947, when … Continue reading India: The future Superpower facts
81% Indians prefer Modi as per Pew Research Center The Narendra Modi led NDA government is into its third year and still continues to surge in popularity. In a recent poll conducted by Pew Research Center, 81% of the 2464 … Continue reading Modi government: Surging popularity, but gaps in mass connect remain
In a strange fact check on claims made by PM Narendra Modi’s I-Day speech show he actually under-reported! The numbers are even better!!! * Claim #1: Linked 700 million to Aadhar and direct benefits Fact: 716.7 million Aadhar-linked beneficiaries through … Continue reading India B+ve: PM Modi I-Day speech facts, some numbers even better!