Blockchain technology and fighting corruption in India

Back after a while. Have been published twice (yay) in Swarajya Mag; meanwhile others won’t even acknowledge me :(. This particular piece was unfortunate enough to be preceded article on same topic by a professor from Ohio University in Swarajya Mag. Please give your valuable feedback if possible for you. Thanks. Blockchain technology and fighting corruption in India In Oct 2016, ICICI Bank in partnership … Continue reading Blockchain technology and fighting corruption in India

Internet – rights, privacy and transgressions

According to many net activists and cyber experts we are currently living in ‘golden period’ of internet where the amount of intrusion by govt is limited, internet remains free of sovereign control and this freedom is making people share their ideas, creativity like never before. However there are dark clouds gathering on horizon of free net. This has been underlined by growing capability of govt, … Continue reading Internet – rights, privacy and transgressions

Budgetary Support to Science and Tech in India

The Union Budget, which was presented on February 28, National Science Day, unfortunately failed to bring a smile on the faces of Indian scientists. Last fiscal, there was a drastic and unprecedented 30 per cent cut in the field of science. A science secretary had a simple solution to this: ‚ÄúThis year we will ensure that the money allocated for sanctioned programmes is spent by … Continue reading Budgetary Support to Science and Tech in India

Research in India

Science and technology are panacea to any country’s growth a point which is accepted by all around the world. Sci &Tech have replaced human labour to great extent in factors of production and acts as multiplier or exponential force for skilled efforts. Hence to be recognised as an advanced country and ensuring prosperity for its citizens it is imperative for India to emerge as powerhouse … Continue reading Research in India