Selling Liquor in a Gandhian State is an Anomaly

…rcome the temptation of using such revenue for nation-building purposes. India has come a long way ahead of the state of 1930s or 40s. The poverty level and situation have changed. In 30s, people in the state of unemployment and poverty used to spend their spare time in drinking, even if they had no money. The result was families destroyed due to head of the family being indulged in drinking habit. Violence caused by drinking problem was a commo…

Good College or Good Branch

Decision Time: Counselling at the Time of Admission Should I go for Good College or Good Branch. It is a dilemma which is faced by every single student after clearing engineering entrance examination. Even if student gets selected for admission to any IIT. This dilemma is faced by them. Whether they should go by best IIT or best branch at average level IIT. Ever sinceĀ I have started giving tips to engineering aspirants, every year after entrance…

Is Sonia Gandhi Eligible To Become The Prime Minister?

Can She Be An Indian PM As the election campaign is drawing to its close (April-May 2004) the issue of Sonia Gandhi being suitable or not for Prime Minister-ship due to her being a foreigner are coming out once again. Here one is not talking of her suitability for holding the top place in Indian administration but is restricting to the point whether Indian Citizens, whose place of birth…

The impact of economic reforms has been that rich people have become richer and poor people poorer

…g this period, up to 80 agencies had to be satisfied before a firm could be granted a license to produce and the state would decide what was produced, how much, at what price and what sources of capital were used. The government also prevented firms from knocking off workers or closing factories. Indian economic policy was influenced by the colonial experience. There was monopoly in many sectors by state owned enterprises. This was the period whi…