Archive for the 'Current Issues' Category

Shiv Sena BJP Break UP Of Alliance & The Language Of Statistics- Prof R R Pillai

September 27 2014No Comments

Categorized Under: Current Issues, Politics

Assembly Elections Statistics 2009 Maharashtra Assembly Elections: BJP contested 119 seats lost 73 and won 46 seats with success rate of 38.7% Shiv Sena contested 160 seats lost in 116 and won 44 seats with success rate of 27.5% Ratio of success rate : BJP : Shiv Sena is 4:3 (Rounding off ) Totoal number […]

Ex PM Of Singapore Goh Chok Tong and Modi The PM Of India – Prof R R Pillai

September 11 2014No Comments

Categorized Under: Current Issues

TOI reports Ex  PM Of Singapore Goh Chok Tong’s views on Modi the PM of India in today’s edition. Goh says Modi is not a scholar like Vajpayee but is a man of action. The former PM of Singapore adds Modi knows his subjects well and will get things done. But says, his worry is […]

Dot and Dash Cartoons- Modi & Mani Shankar Iyer

January 18 2014No Comments

Categorized Under: Current Issues

Citizen Unfriendly Media

January 3 2014No Comments

Categorized Under: Current Issues

TOI of today gives top preference to the news that Gujarat minister’s husband is set to join AAP in the top left of first page while B S Yeddyurappa set to join BJP who was cleared of charges by Lokayukta is shunted to page 12. That’s TOI playing advantage  AAP and not so to BJP. […]

CSR Spend & Tax Benefits Expectations – Prof R R Pillai

August 13 2013No Comments

Categorized Under: Current Issues

The Companies Bill, 2012 now mandates CSR spending by companies having a networth of Rs 500 Cr or with a turnover of Rs 1000Cr or more  or a net profit of Rs 5 Cr or more . 2% of average net profits of past three years is the amount to be spent under CSR (Corporate […]