Jan Dhan Yojana

The Jan Dhan Yojana is the World’s Largest Financial Inclusion Scheme! Something to be proud of as many poor countries are thinking of implementing something similar.

One Nation One Ration Card Scheme

Sometimes when the whole anti-Modi, HMV (Hate Modi Voices) cabal start whining and wringing their hands about how terrible the Modi government is, I remember certain “fake” numbers. “2.93 crore fake ration cards”, “4.23 crore fake/inactive LPG connections” etc etc. The whole CONgress/Left eco system was fed through such “fake” ration cards, fake gas connections, … Read more One Nation One Ration Card Scheme

Book Review #15/50 – Who me, Poor?

My friend Vidya had re-posted an excerpt from this book on FB about how a young working girl was ready to sleep with a guy for money because she needed to buy the latest smartphone and I felt a chill in my spine. I don’t sit in judgment of that young girl at all, and … Read more Book Review #15/50 – Who me, Poor?

Heartfelt Condolences … to Poverty

I started reading “The Missionary position” by Christopher Hitchens a couple of days back and am reeling from what I am discovering about Mother Teresa on every page. While the book is a tiny one, I will take some time to read it because am trying to find corroborative anecdotes and evidence… after all this … Read more Heartfelt Condolences … to Poverty

Book Review – The life you can save…

Alert – Long Post. My dear friend Neeraj has always suggested some amazing books, right from the time we were in school together and this book is probably one of the best that he has recommended to me ever. It took me a while to read it because I have marked so many passages to … Read more Book Review – The life you can save…