110, 2021

An Idea Whose Time Never Came!

By |October 1st, 2021|Categories: Others|Tags: , , , |

An Idea Whose Time Never Came! By Professor Surya Mahadevan, T. A. Pai Management Institute Time is running out fast for the embattled Vodafone-Idea combine, the entity which came into existence amid much fanfare only three years ago. Unfortunately, the debt-laden venture never came [...]

1705, 2021

Airtel Digital Restructuring: What does it portend

By |May 17th, 2021|Categories: Others|Tags: , , , |

Airtel Digital Restructuring: What does it portend By Professor Surya Mahadevan, T. A. Pai Management Institute Bharti Airtel, has announced a new organizational structure to enhance its focus on the digital business. Airtel's New Corporate Structure Airtel Digital Airtel Digital Limited is subsumed in the [...]

1703, 2021

5G- A new opportunity to get the sector back on track

By |March 17th, 2021|Categories: Others|Tags: , , , |

5G- A new opportunity to get the sector back on track By Professor Surya Mahadevan, T. A. Pai Management Institute Retrospect Telecom sector has lurched from one crisis to another, aided and abetted by inappropriate and inconsistent policies by the government, inept operators with vacuous [...]

503, 2020

So, what has changed with GST?

By |March 5th, 2020|Categories: Finance|Tags: |

So, what has changed with GST?   Before GST was introduced, sometime in 1990 the Packaged Commodities act required manufacturers to declare the maximum retail price inclusive of all taxes in the label. This required a weighted average tax working for each product/pack by the [...]

1401, 2020

Rescue and rehabilitation of cormorants after felling of trees at Tiger Circle, Manipal

By |January 14th, 2020|Categories: Others|Tags: , , , |

Rescue and rehabilitation of cormorants after felling of trees at Tiger Circle, Manipal By Dr. Vidya Pratap, Assoc. Professor, T. A. Pai Management Institute Background: The Ministry of Road Transport and Highways, in its notification dated 10th February 2014 announced a new national highway no. [...]