On Education Policies- II

This article was published in Tripura Info. Building Aptitude & Attitude, While Building India When I was at school in Agartala in Shishu Bihar, one of my senior in school told me a very interesting fact. Even though we were slogging for PCM to crack IIT at that time in HS (+2) way back in 1997, our school senior, said that at a later stage, it was the soft-skills, and aptitude that mattered most in the long run. I was surprised that time, but today I realized that everything he said was true in all senses. Today, he is an…

On Education Policies- I

Dear Readers, Thank you for your continued patronage. My article has been published on an English newspaper Daily “Tripura Times” on 22nd august, 2016 in the editorial section. It was also published in the web-site of “Tripura Info” on 23rd of August, 2016 at the special section.Those who have missed my article in “Tripura Times” and “Tripura Info”, here is the article- Teaching is a service, not a job Since time immemorial, and also during the advent of Lord Krishna on Earth, the Gurukula system of education has prevailed in the society. We know how Karna had a curse from…

My two cents on the recovery path of the US economy

The cost of financial freedom The USA is taking a slow recovery path owing to the mishap in 2008. The financial freedom of some financial institutions has come with a cost. Here is some food for thought for the lawmakers in the US- Increase public welfare spending with conjunction with private players to reduce the depth of the public spending by the government Cut on unnecessary welfare and redistribute wealth among the lower income group Set up on low cost manufacturing unit for some geographical pockets Visa status to illegal immigrants as labour cards for low menial jobs Inject a…