Articles and Commentaries

MUDRA Bank: A Boon of Swarojgar

~ By Priyang Pandey MUDRA Bank or Micro Units Development and Refinance Agency Bank is aregulatorand a one stop solution for developing and refinancing the micro-finance institutions (MFIs) and to implement ‘credit guarantee scheme’for micro enterprises in India which according to NSSO survey of 2013 comprises over 5.77 crores business units. Modi government announced MUDRA…
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Co-option of Pakistan: A New China Perspective

~ By Zulfiqar Shah Pakistan has kicked off a new chapter in its strategic as well as economic history, which essentially can be dubbed as Sinification of Pakistan society and state. This would be first-ever initiative over seventy years history of the country that Pakistan has decided a major and futuristic shift in its strategic…
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Book Review: Tufail Ahmad’s “Jihadist Threat to India”

~ By Syed Ata Hasnain Tufail Ahmad’s book published by Infolimner carries the full title –‘Jihadist Threat to India : The Case for Islamic Reformation by an Indian Muslim’. It is a 346 page effort with a very appropriate foreword, author’s introduction and eight chapters on social and political themes relating to different aspects of…
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The Frontiers of Hindu Law – Initiating Debates

~ By Vikramjit Banerjee After nearly 70 years of independence the question arises where do we see Hindu law proceeding towards. Hindu law, after the codification project in the 1950s, is again at a crossroads. The question now is not so much as to how to make Hindu law progressive but whether by making the…
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