In 2018 Oxfam survey reported that the top 1% rich own almost 73% of wealth in India and the 670 million of the poorest Indian saw no more than one percent rise.
In recent years a large section of the rural population has suffered a decrease in earnings. Further the farm sector is always haunted by fall in prices and more recently climate change is affecting a drop in farm earnings.
The article talks about the recently renewed focus on self-reliant India and the need for re-investment in Public Sector Undertakings. It has described the shortcomings in the Nehruvian era self-reliance model and after NEP how India did not nurture the PSUs… [Read More]
Gandhiji was an acute political strategist and thinker who profoundly believed in the possibility of introducing humanity to the principle of non-violence. This editorial speaks on Gandhiji’s journey of Indianess. Click here to read [Read More]