Jute - Atmanirbhar solution Dr. R. K. Mitra & Siddharth Subudhi   January 19, 2024

Plastic packaging threatens the Right to Life: Jute emerges as a viable Atmanirbhar solution

We need to see the re-emergence of jute as a packaging alternative. Jute has been used in India for several milleniums, and even today India continues to dominate global jute production.

own Sequoia Ruben Banerjee   July 14, 2023

A reason for cheer—India’s ‘own Sequoia’

The Indian entity created with the Sequoia split would have greater flexibility in operating in the country, free from the constraints of a global firm

Dr. Jaijit Bhattacharya   August 19, 2022

Direct listing of startups: A road to prosperity | OPINION

It is imperative that we enable startups to list on stock exchanges outside of India, in order to increase capital inflow and to stem the flow of Indian startups flipping to economies outside of India.

Dr. Jaijit Bhattacharya   July 28, 2022

A 2.5% increase in GDP growth if BharatNet is made Atmanirbhar | OPINION

If BharatNet procurement is done with preference to domestic production, it would lead to an additional GDP growth of 2.5% and would lead to a robust communications equipment manufacturing industry that can capture a significant share of the global market, thus contributing more to the economy.

Dr. Jaijit Bhattacharya   May 31, 2022

Atmanirbhar Networks: The upcoming 5G and BharatNet | OPINION

It is critical to protect our networks from adversarial attacks.

Dr. Jaijit Bhattacharya   May 12, 2022

Unicorns, Unicorns everywhere, but not one GovTech in sight | OPINION

India needs to deliberate on why we do not have a dynamic ecosystem of GovTech startups.

Dr. Jaijit Bhattacharya   April 28, 2022

OPINION | Startup Challenges: Is it the VC who should be hung?

VC’s are being blamed for failures in corporate governance in promising startups.

Atmanirbhar Campaign Needs An Atmanirbhar Policy For Acceleration Dr. Jaijit Bhattacharya   August 3, 2021

Atmanirbhar Campaign Needs An Atmanirbhar Policy For Acceleration

Domestic industries still do not have a level playing field in government procurement. Hence the Atmanirbhar campaign needs to have an Atmanirbhar policy to accelerate self-reliance in India.

policys maker Dr. Jaijit Bhattacharya   May 17, 2021

The Tyranny Of Policy Fashions

Government should not be held hostage to private-sector first policy and leverage public sector entities to get into industries that are of national importance.

Dr. Jaijit Bhattacharya   August 20, 2020

Face The Book Of Digital Monopolies: Why India Must Develop Swadeshi Apps

Now that the bugle call of Atmanirbhar Bharat has been raised, one has to put money where the mouth is and start supporting the Indian apps.