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by rhytha
22 May 2017 17:53
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Aug 26 2015
Replies: 4573
Views: 548928

Re: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Aug 26 2015

Suraj-San, can we meetup for a nomikkai? can i have your contact email if you are interested?
by rhytha
11 May 2017 11:55
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian IT Industry
Replies: 1081
Views: 135310

Re: Indian IT Industry

Is anyone here in the ML/AI field?

Like to get some advise on JV? please ping me at mk at rhytha dot com
by rhytha
17 Jan 2017 12:38
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Currency Demonetisation and Future course of Indian Economy
Replies: 7852
Views: 697142

Re: Currency Demonetisation and Future course of Indian Economy

Its a slippery slope once the power to control peoples' earnings & savings is entirely in the hands of a few. (i.e. govt, banksters, corporations) Its important to understand the issue and consequences of demonetization prior to endorsing your support for it. This dude focuses a little too much...
by rhytha
28 Nov 2016 23:53
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Currency Demonetisation and Future course of Indian Economy
Replies: 7852
Views: 697142

Re: Currency Demonetisation and Future course of Indian Economy

^^ TASMAC sales have taken a huge hit, I am told. Serves them right. The guys in those shops are among the most lazy and uncouth bunch of parasites around. However, for those who want to buy liquor the TASMAC in the malls has always accepted credit cards, and is a much nicer place to shop anyway. G...
by rhytha
14 Nov 2016 19:38
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Currency Demonetisation and Future course of Indian Economy
Replies: 7852
Views: 697142

Re: Currency Demonetisation and Future course of Indian Economy

Suraj can you give me your take on this article http://www.livemint.com/Opinion/uzvIE84KGXy1xvp06pTazM/Demonetization-is-a-hollow-move.html Pretty much what i wanted to say couple of pages back 8) , before the namo fanboys jumped on me :mrgreen: Also... http://scroll.in/article/821441/five-reasons-...
by rhytha
13 Nov 2016 14:11
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Currency Demonetisation and Future course of Indian Economy
Replies: 7852
Views: 697142

Re: Currency Demonetisation and Future course of Indian Economy

Seems like most who post in here think that all of cash economy is black money. Its simply not, the access to banking and other financial channels is almost NIL in villages and B-Town cities. Pray how will they go cashless. Most transactions in village level is done in cash, and selling of agricultu...
by rhytha
11 Nov 2016 23:39
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Currency Demonetisation and Future course of Indian Economy
Replies: 7852
Views: 697142

Re: Currency Demonitisation and Future course of Indian Economy

"Government servant" is a strange word for people working in government department, a better word is "government businessman" it makes more sense. Because the word "government servant" falsely gives your empowerment over the other party that you are establishing the rig...
by rhytha
11 Nov 2016 22:11
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Currency Demonetisation and Future course of Indian Economy
Replies: 7852
Views: 697142

Re: Currency Demonitisation and Future course of Indian Economy

A deal was to be made last week, it got pushed to this week. Bank loan against land depends on the valuation by a valuer and capacity to repay. Its hard to raise enough of cash for my medium term plans, but enough for short term, but asset valuations are going to be iffy from now, and banks are goi...
by rhytha
25 Oct 2016 14:56
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Sunni Terrorist Fragments of Unstable Pakistan-13 June,2016
Replies: 2846
Views: 326405

Re: Sunni Terrorist Fragments of Unstable Pakistan-13 June,2016

This is completely staged to go after the BLA or get shrug of the supreme court observations, they want to go in and do what ever they want in BLA. This staged attack will now give them a fig leaf of a reason to be more ferocious on BLA as well as protect the CPEC to which it is the biggest threat. ...
by rhytha
23 Oct 2016 12:28
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India and Japan: News and Discussion
Replies: 2010
Views: 164231

Re: India and Japan: News and Discussion

India seeks greater pharma market access in Japan - The Hindu Seeking greater market access for the Indian pharmaceuticals sector in the Japanese market, Commerce Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Thursday said the share of India in the Japanese drug market continued to be below par and limited mostly...
by rhytha
01 Oct 2016 00:33
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Sunni Terrorist Fragments of Unstable Pakistan-13 June,2016
Replies: 2846
Views: 326405

Re: Sunni Terrorist Fragments of Unstable Pakistan-13 June,2016

rsingh wrote:Any chance that Ganja Sherif dismisses Raw Sherif on account of "sleeping on guard"?


You are kidding, right? :lol:
by rhytha
14 Sep 2016 23:57
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: South India River Water Issues/Disputes
Replies: 1213
Views: 78272

Re: South India River Water Issues/Disputes

The major question is as a city, why is so much pressure being put on bangalore in terms of resources inspite of none of the politicians even caring to develop bangalore. It is the collective failure of entire south india including rest of Karnataka. So if i understand you correctly, elected repres...
by rhytha
20 Aug 2016 20:07
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terrorist State of Pakistan - Multimedia Links
Replies: 2725
Views: 317408

Re: Terrorist State of Pakistan - Multimedia Links

Gagan wrote:Will stop posting videos inline onto this page. Will only post links henceforth.
Takes up too much bandwidth.


I don't think there is any bandwidth cost, the image and videos play directly from youtube, there is no difference between a link and inline afaik.
by rhytha
11 Apr 2016 14:52
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India and Japan: News and Discussion
Replies: 2010
Views: 164231

Re: India and Japan: News and Discussion

BUSHIDO: WAY OF TOTAL BULLSHIT
EVERYTHING TOM CRUISE TAUGHT YOU ABOUT SAMURAI IS WRONG

https://www.tofugu.com/japan/bushido/
by rhytha
02 Apr 2016 18:11
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India and Japan: News and Discussion
Replies: 2010
Views: 164231

Re: India and Japan: News and Discussion

On the stupendous growth of Japan post WWII, here is a excellent post.... The immediate jump-start came primarily thanks to the Korean War. The U.S. initiative on the peninsula needed a supply line, and Japan was the obvious source. While much of the Japanese infrastructure was destroyed during WW2,...
by rhytha
02 Apr 2016 17:52
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India and Japan: News and Discussion
Replies: 2010
Views: 164231

Re: India and Japan: News and Discussion

I think my assumptions and your presumptions are different. My assumptions - Japan has a single language - Japan is difficult to invade because of its geographical advantage being an island and lesser interaction with the outside world. - Japan has more historic nation-state clarity of vision becaus...
by rhytha
02 Apr 2016 14:54
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India and Japan: News and Discussion
Replies: 2010
Views: 164231

Re: India and Japan: News and Discussion

Being an island nation helped but having an alert elite helped more. Yes the Japanese elite form a hard layer with which major decisions needs to pass. The good thing is that the Japanese elite has stood for Japanese culture and wisdom so far, but that was on a era where communication and other cul...
by rhytha
01 Apr 2016 14:21
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India and Japan: News and Discussion
Replies: 2010
Views: 164231

Re: India and Japan: News and Discussion

- One of my observation is that the Women in JAPAN are possibly not seen as much in positions of responsibility & power (like in corporate organizations, scientific organizations, political & government fields) as one can see in Western Europe & US. Maybe Japanese women are relatively m...
by rhytha
31 Mar 2016 10:43
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India and Japan: News and Discussion
Replies: 2010
Views: 164231

Re: India and Japan: News and Discussion

This is because Japanese are process oriented, the process is as important as the end product. While we don't have any process as such so conform to anything thrown at us, the Japanese have have their process stratified and will like to follow them. How would you compare this with Germany? My under...
by rhytha
31 Mar 2016 09:30
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India and Japan: News and Discussion
Replies: 2010
Views: 164231

Re: India and Japan: News and Discussion

I find most western portrayals of Japan to have a tinge of bitterness or resentment underneath. Japanese have an enormous 'we are Japanese, we do this our way' not-invented-here mentality. Even a lot of Japanese privately hate that. There's also a clear distinction societally about Japanese vs non-...
by rhytha
30 Mar 2016 16:44
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India and Japan: News and Discussion
Replies: 2010
Views: 164231

Re: India and Japan: News and Discussion

I came to know some intersting information about Japan -Japanese society is highly conservative -They have class and even cast system. There is a cast that does jobs like cleaning blocked pipes and cleaning. They are not educated as most of the school does not accept kids from such cast. -There are...
by rhytha
26 Jan 2016 12:24
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Education System
Replies: 3741
Views: 222725

Re: Indian Education System

Just 20% engineers in India employable, best from Delhi, Bihar-Jharkhand: Study Even as India aspires to be a major economic power in the next few years, the quality of engineers produced by the colleges leave a lot to be desired. According to the third edition of the National Employability Report f...
by rhytha
28 Sep 2015 09:46
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Education System
Replies: 3741
Views: 222725

Re: Indian Education System

This is CBSE numbers from 2 years back, so nothing unsual. What is the equivalent state board numbers. The whole article has some serious allegations on cut-off being gamed to get students in to TN colleges. Some kind of business competition at the cost of quality is going on. http://archives.decca...
by rhytha
27 Sep 2015 19:47
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Education System
Replies: 3741
Views: 222725

Re: Indian Education System

Once the most literate state in India, Kerala faces a serious crisis in education Being overtaken by Tripura and Mizoram in literacy rankings is the least of worries for God's own country. Kerala lost its enviable position as the country’s most literate state due to its failure to prevent more than ...
by rhytha
27 Sep 2015 08:54
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Education System
Replies: 3741
Views: 222725

Re: Indian Education System

Thats a good idea for the app. Can gakakkad and theo can you mail me at mk @ rhytha dot com. :)
by rhytha
22 Sep 2015 14:16
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Education System
Replies: 3741
Views: 222725

Re: Indian Education System

csaurabh wrote:By that logic lets keep IIPM running as well.. IIPM will get better with time..


Yes, or it might go down. But its not Babu or you or me to decide.
by rhytha
19 Sep 2015 08:52
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Aug 26 2015
Replies: 4573
Views: 548928

Re: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Aug 26 2015

I am unable to figure out your point of view that "since there are no industries" there are no "engineering colleges". Take the example of KTK right now, the present CM is not very business friendly, why do industries still invest in KTK, so political leadership is not the be-all...
by rhytha
18 Sep 2015 14:31
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Aug 26 2015
Replies: 4573
Views: 548928

Re: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Aug 26 2015

Bihar first lacks law and order.

Law and Order are one of the basics, if that could not be gotten right, planning for education infrastructure over which industries piggy bank is all moot points, afaik.
by rhytha
17 Sep 2015 13:47
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Aug 26 2015
Replies: 4573
Views: 548928

Re: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Aug 26 2015

Without top of the line exposure to English these folks do not belong in a factory. Indian billionaire Kumar Mangalam Birla, in an essay in a volume "Reimagining India" makes the following confession: I think I would go with Birla's opinion on the need for English over many others. Masayo...
by rhytha
14 Sep 2015 18:30
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: States News and Discussions
Replies: 1144
Views: 110342

Re: States News and Discussions

This whole 100% literacy thing is just a platform(something like basic OS, sorry for the software pun), but without any reasonable policies and labour reforms(specific softwares of actionable productivity), its just a paper tiger.
by rhytha
09 Sep 2015 13:41
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: States News and Discussions
Replies: 1144
Views: 110342

Re: States News and Discussions

T.N. all set for a big leap forward State signs MoUs with companies across sectors Tamil Nadu plans to take a big leap forward in industrial growth with Wednesday’s Global Investors Meet (GIM) by firming up investments worth over Rs. 1 lakh crore. Across 12 sectors, companies and even countries have...
by rhytha
07 Sep 2015 18:13
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: States News and Discussions
Replies: 1144
Views: 110342

Re: States News and Discussions

LO letter = Passport. The rest is incomprehensible, sorry. :-?

I have a question for gurus, do employment exchange have any practical purpose?
by rhytha
07 Sep 2015 17:51
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: States News and Discussions
Replies: 1144
Views: 110342

Re: States News and Discussions

Hnair, sorry to burst your bubble, but this is the lamest excuse i read about so called nokkukooli. If industries and normal people have to go around carrying LO letters and little booklets to not get intimated by union thugs or get half-assed work done, nope thats not how the world works. Thanks fo...
by rhytha
06 Sep 2015 20:03
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: States News and Discussions
Replies: 1144
Views: 110342

Re: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Aug 26 2015

SaraLax, did you bother to read what I wrote. TN geo advantages are rooted right from British days of doing business. Two other capitals come to mind who played ahead with this advantage. Listing a whole lot of industries built over more than a century of industrial foundation and berating KL as co...
by rhytha
06 Sep 2015 12:35
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: States News and Discussions
Replies: 1144
Views: 110342

Re: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Aug 26 2015

what about vizag? TN has only big two - chennai and coimbatore. kerala is much better having cochin and calicut. however, the policy towards industrialization i agree TN stands apart.. but that is largely due to its cattle class labor force and work culture. only a two pronged strategy TN can beat ...
by rhytha
06 Sep 2015 08:03
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Sunni Terrorist Fragments of Unstable Pakistan-Sept 05, 2015
Replies: 2850
Views: 99629

Re: Sunni Terrorist Fragments of Unstable Pakistan-Sept 05,

#JaiHind this is what happens when #India fires along #LOC On #Pakistan So don't mess with India

https://twitter.com/ManojG7/status/639003288872972289

:rotfl: :rotfl:
by rhytha
02 Sep 2015 09:13
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Railways Thread
Replies: 3940
Views: 333956

Re: Indian Railways Thread

Any BRFite in Tokyo, like to meet up with them for sure.
by rhytha
02 Sep 2015 05:57
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Railways Thread
Replies: 3940
Views: 333956

Re: Indian Railways Thread

Tokyo Railway Station. Cut Diagram showing multi level facility Minor nitpick, there is a urban legend that Tokyo station is very dangerous because since it has many levels, if a tsunami hits, its going to be hard to get out. But most stations are business hubs, with many offices, malls, restaurant...

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