Reforming Regulations to curtail Banking Crises

The various banking crises that have unravelled in the recent times have left us questioning on the efficacy of corporate governance practices in our country. Detailing into the capabilities and weaknesses in the banking governance system, this article by Prutha Pandharkame looks into the role of the regulator in avoiding the banking crises that affect our financial systems.

Regulatory Coordination for Strengthening Audit of Indian Banks

Recent bank scams can be directly attributed to the failure on part of auditors in bringing to light the fraudulent processes taking place in these banks. However, creating a robust audit institution is not as easy as it seems, as there are perverse incentives on part of auditors and lack of power with regulators to enforce mandate. In this article Vishal runs through the essence of bank audits and why they’re extremely important, and culls out a solution for making them follow a desirable trajectory.

Connecting Digital India for the 21st Century

This is the second article in a two part series covering the development of the telecom sector and challenges associated with it, competitive concerns therein, and ways to strengthen domestic capability.

20 years of India’s Telecom Revolution

This article is the first in a two part series covering the development of the telecom sector and challenges associated with it, competitive concerns therein, and ways to strengthen domestic capability.

Telecom in Atma Nirbhar Bharat – Fast Forwarding Fibre

Optical fibre is not just the bedrock of telecommunication networks but in India’s case it is the foundation on which a truly ‘Atmanirbhar’ digital infrastructure can be built in the country. In this data driven article Rajat argues that for the country to bridge the digital divide and create a digital India there needs to be a strong optical fibre network. He also illustrates the effect of recent AGR Judgement by the Supreme Court in the development of optical fibre infrastructure for the telecom companies.