Category: Miscellaneous



Eroding the functional autonomy of RBI

Relevant for General Studies-Paper 3:- Writing in this space almost a month ago (“Ill winds blow on Mint Road”, 8 October), I had warned that, in my judgement, the Narendra Modi-led government was getting...


The Runaway Grooms

Relevant for Sociology P2 & Society:- For the past 14 years, Abhilasha from Chandigarh had been fighting a losing battle against her US-based husband, who had deserted her shortly after their marriage. He had...


Strengthening the US-India relationship

It is time for critics to recognize the US as the one trustworthy companion that can help India counter threats in the region:- India’s most important bilateral relationship is with the US. The two...



RCEP:- Negotiations on the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP), among 16 Asian and Pacific Ocean countries, have entered a decisive phase. Most potential member-countries of the grouping, that comprises the 10 ASEAN members and...


Credit Registry

Credit Registry:- The Reserve Bank of India Act, 1934, may need to be amended to facilitate the setting of a public credit registry (PCR), said RBI Deputy Governor Viral Acharya. Underscoring the vital need...


Augmented Reality vs. Virtual Reality 21 Aug

Augmented Reality vs. Virtual Reality:- One of the biggest confusions in the world of augmented reality is the difference between augmented reality and virtual reality. Virtual reality (VR) is an artificial, computer-generated simulation or...