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Why should our MPs enjoy twin I-T exemptions when they are out of TDS regime?

Jul 06, 2015

Why should our MPs enjoy twin I-T exemptions when they are out of TDS regime?

The Lok Sabha Secretariat at last did a bit of soul searching and said since the parliamentarians arent employees, their salary would be taxable as income from other sources. #Economy #HowThisWorks #Lok Sabha #Salary #Pension #Income tax #MPs #Personal finance #Parliamentarians #Income Tax act
Reality check: After Greece's overwhelming 'no', eurozone will have to shrink further

Jul 06, 2015

Reality check: After Greece's overwhelming 'no', eurozone will have to shrink further

Greece's overwhelming "no" vote in the referendum on its creditors' demands is a lesson to present and future creators of global economic groupings: supra-national bodies must have supra-national authority to enforce their fiscal rules or else they will ultimately fail. #HowThisWorks #Greece #European Union #Eurozone #Greek referendum #Alexis Tsipras
How to build a political stronghold: A case study of the Thakurs of the Vasai Virar civic body

Jul 01, 2015

How to build a political stronghold: A case study of the Thakurs of the Vasai Virar civic body

A small, extremely localised political party, run by a menacing but at the same time benevolent politician, did to Vasai Virar in its municipal history in the past week what Aam Aadmi did to Delhi few months ago. #HowThisWorks #Thane #Congress #BJP #Mumbai #Maharashtra #NCP #Navi Mumbai #Vasai Virar #Hitendra Thakur #Bahujan Vikas Aghadi
Demand is reviving and thank rural India, not urban, for greenshoots

Jun 30, 2015

Demand is reviving and thank rural India, not urban, for greenshoots

Many top-rated companies have moved to corporate bond market to raise funds over bank loans on account of lucrative interest rates. #HowThisWorks #rural india #RBI #SEBI #consumer goods #consumer durables #Jan Dhan Yojana
Chinese submarine in Karachi: A worst case scenario for India, but here's what it needs to do

Jun 30, 2015

Chinese submarine in Karachi: A worst case scenario for India, but here's what it needs to do

But the problem is that the Karachi episode is a potential harbinger of things to come: China increasing its defence cooperation with Pakistan, and both are Indias arch-rivals. #HowThisWorks #India #China #Pakistan #Narendra Modi #Russia #Karachi #Submarine
How Uber, Ola and Meru are changing economics of private car ownership

Jun 29, 2015

How Uber, Ola and Meru are changing economics of private car ownership

One of the side benefits of expanding the radio taxi business is that they may ultimately succeed in taking more private cars off the road. The economics is now moving against private car ownership. #HowThisWorks #Uber #Ola #Meru #TabCab #radio taxis #Private Vehicles
Lessons for India from Grexit: States must have right to exit GST painlessly

Jun 29, 2015

Lessons for India from Grexit: States must have right to exit GST painlessly

We expect all Indian states to be a part of the goods and services tax regime, but we have not thought about what we will do if some state finds that it has got a dud deal. #HowThisWorks #India #Greece #GST #Grexit
Here's how Income Tax Act encourages people to speculate in real estate

Jun 26, 2015

Here's how Income Tax Act encourages people to speculate in real estate

One of the well kept secrets of the Income Tax Act is that it encourages people to speculate in real estate. #HowThisWorks #Tax #Income tax #Home loan #Personal finance #Real estate
Fulfilling 100 smart city dream: Here is a workable but controversial solution

Jun 25, 2015

Fulfilling 100 smart city dream: Here is a workable but controversial solution

There is an element of skepticism when it comes to building our cities. While creating new ones is laudable, we never get down to maintaining what we have. #Economy #HowThisWorks #GDP #smart cities #Finance Commission #JNNURM projects