A lesson for all of us is that for every loss, there is victory, for every sadness, there is joy, and when you think you’ve lost everything, there is hope. – Reid Hoffman
On 19 December 2014, the Goods and Service Tax (GST) Bill was introduced in the Parliament for the first time. GST promised a unified market and an unparalleled economic growth that India had never witnessed before. But amidst all that, the idea of GST in the years since it was first introduced, underwent multiple changes at the hands of bureaucratic committees. It is common for reforms of this magnitude to be debated over and continuously evolve, but will the decision to introduce six different tax rates instead of a single tax rate dilute the effect of GST?
It was no mere feat when India once again made global news on February 15, 2017 for its launch of 104 satellites on a single PSLV-C37 rocket. Not only did ISRO do India proud, but also earned praise from the world for breaking Russia’s record of number of satellites launched in one go. But behind all that and every success of ISRO in the recent past like Mangalyaan, there is a team of women; each your quintessential modern Indian woman. These are women who are amazing scientists by day with leadership skills that could put most to shame who transform into caring wives and mothers by night. These are the kind of women you aspire to be or want your children to grow up to be. Here we talk about some of these stellar women scientists taking ISRO from one success to another.
It isn’t everyday that you come across a barber who owns a Rolls Royce and still cuts his customers’ hair for Rs.150! If there’s one person that the old proverb, “fortune favours the brave” tells a story about, it’s Ramesh Babu, the billionaire barber in Bengaluru with a fleet of luxury cars.
The Medium and Small business sector is the backbone of any great economy and India is no different. They are the silent engines of the economic growth. They will have to serve as the building blocks of growth if India has to achieve its place under the sun of becoming an established Economic Power in…