Should India Press For A Unified GST Tax Rate?

Should India Press For A Unified GST Tax Rate?

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?

The ISRO Women Who've Broken Through The Infamous Glass Ceiling

The ISRO Women Who’ve Broken Through The Infamous Glass Ceiling

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.