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Earth to Congress: Forget leader of opposition, focus on winning seats

Jul 04, 2014

Earth to Congress: Forget leader of opposition, focus on winning seats

The Congress thinks its entitled to be leader of Opposition in the Lok Sabha despite not winning 10 percent of the seats. But if it expects that fight to garner public sympathy it's mistaken. #Congress #ToWhatEffect #Rahul Gandhi #Mallikarjun Kharge #Leader of Opposition
Thinking phoren: Why is Flipkart hiring from Harvard and Stanford?

Jun 04, 2014

Thinking phoren: Why is Flipkart hiring from Harvard and Stanford?

India's largest online retailer (outside ticketing and travel) is planning to recruit from the Ivy League institutions even though its business is largely based out of India. Is this a good idea? #ToWhatEffect #Harvard #IITs #IIMs #Diversity #Ivy League #Stanford #Ecommerce #Flipkart. Myntra
How egoistic Nitish cheated Bihar by making Manjhi CM

May 20, 2014

How egoistic Nitish cheated Bihar by making Manjhi CM

Be it principled position or vote bank politics, Nitish has surely betrayed his voters who had given JD(U)-BJP alliance a historic three-fourth mandate to govern and make Bihar a developed state. #Politics #India #BJP #Development #ToWhatEffect #Dalit #bIhar #Nitish Kumar #RJD #JD(U) #Lok Sabha elections 2014 #caste politics #Ram Jitan Manjhi #Mahadalit #Bihar Assembly Elections
Dynasty's decline: Cong answer to flop Rahul can't be Priyanka

May 19, 2014

Dynasty's decline: Cong answer to flop Rahul can't be Priyanka

The Pavlovian response of the Congressman to defeat is to change Rahul and bring in Priyanka. Or ask Sonia to take more active interest in the party's affairs. It is time they realised that their nirvana lies outside Dynasty #Sonia Gandhi #Congress #ToWhatEffect #Rahul Gandhi #Priyanka Gandhi #Elections 2014 #Lok Sabha elections 2014 #Defeat of Dynasty #Collective responsibility
College admissions: When will the cut-off mark madness end?

May 07, 2014

College admissions: When will the cut-off mark madness end?

There is no escape from this - the number of quality institutions have to multiply manifold - in arts and science, engineering and management. #India #ToWhatEffect #science #Education #IIT #IIM #Engineering #school #National Institute of Design #College admission #Plus two results

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Rohini and Nandan Nilekani: 'Conscious givers' who contribute to risky causes

Dec 16, 2013

Rohini and Nandan Nilekani: 'Conscious givers' who contribute to risky causes

Rohini and Nandan Nilekani contribute to causes that others may find risky. In doing so, they are nudging the society to look at these issues afresh. #ToWhatEffect #Nandan Nilekani #Rohini Nilekani #Corporate social responsibility #Outstanding Philanthropist
BJP win lifts markets, but road to economic recovery may be long

Dec 10, 2013

BJP win lifts markets, but road to economic recovery may be long

The function of the markets is to believe what it wants to believe. A bear market factors in only the worst even if there are some signs of turning around. A bull market factors in the best, even if the signals are unsustainable. #Economy #Stock market #GDP #BJP #ToWhatEffect #Indian rupee #Lok Sabha elections #tax revenue

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BJP win lifts markets, but road to economic recovery may be long

Jul 26, 2014

Gaza crisis: Humanitarian cease-fire between Israel, Hamas takes effect

Gaza residents used a 12-hour humanitarian cease-fire on Saturday to stock up on supplies and survey the devastation from nearly three weeks of fighting, as they braced for a resumption of Israel's war on Hamas amid stalled efforts to secure a longer... #Israel #John Kerry #Hamas
BJP win lifts markets, but road to economic recovery may be long

Jul 26, 2014

Despite a Crackdown, Iranian Fashion Keeps Pushing Boundaries

MoreWhy Iran Believes the Militant Group ISIS Is an American PlotA Side Effect of Iranian Sanctions: Tehran’s Bad AirIn the latest case of Iranian authorities cracking down on fashion they deem “un-Islamic,” a famous clothing design institute called ... #Iran #Tehran
BJP win lifts markets, but road to economic recovery may be long

Jul 22, 2014

Can You Boost Your Investment Returns With The War Games Effect?

Can you boost your returns with the War Games Effect? You can and should, and in this article I'll show you how... #Iran #Tehran
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