Have you heard of this new Whats SUP?

Have you heard of this new Whats SUP? The Central Government has banned single use plastic (SUP) with effect from 1st July, 2022. Let’s have a look at what, why and how these SUP are banned. What are banned? Ear buds, balloons with plastic sticks, plastic flags, candy sticks, ice cream sticks, decoration items, cups, […]

Gems Bond v James Bond

All of us are familiar with the famous chocolate product Cadbury Gems- an all-time favorite of all children. In the 90’s, Cadbury Gems created a superhero character called ‘Gems-Bond’ who attacked the bad guys with guns that ejected colorful candies. The character became extremely popular with the children then. Fast forward to 2005 and one […]

Delay In Paying Declared Dividends: Can The Company Be Exonerated?

When a Company earns profits or surplus, due to increased earnings or increased cash flow due to the sale of assets, it can decide to pay a portion of its profits as dividends to its shareholders. It is a way of saying thank you to shareholders for their consistent support and incentivizing them to continue […]


When ‘ola’ came calling in 2010, the way citizens commuted in urban areas underwent a great transformation. App-based cab aggregators introduced an uber-cool lifestyle to the average Indian who was, until then, waging a daily war against traffic. However, there were instances when these cab aggregators surged their prices during peak times taking advantage of […]

Empowering the grassroots for Sustainable Development

The Panchayat Raj System introduced by the 73rd Constitutional Amendment is a partial realization of Gandhiji’s dream of Gram Swaraj. He envisaged an empowered village unit which was self-reliant, with powers to take decisions regarding subjects concerning its development directly. Village-level Gram Panchayats can be powerful tools for gathering public opinion. Gandhiji saw the potential […]