India poised to surpass Japan to become world’s 3rd largest economy by 2030: S&P

India is likely to surpass Japan to become the world’s third-largest economy with its GDP doubling to $7.3 trillion by 2030, according to the latest S&P Global Market Intelligence report. “India’s nominal GDP measured in USD terms is forecast to rise from $3.5 trillion in 2022 to $7.3 trillion by 2030. This rapid pace of economic expansion would result in the size of the Indian GDP exceeding Japanese GDP by 2030, making India the second largest economy in the Asia-Pacific region,” the report states.

India to become 3rd largest economy by 2027, two years before previous forecast: SBI Research

India is likely to get the 3rd largest economy tag in 2027 (2027-28) if it maintains the current rate of growth, and in the process, will surpass both Japan and Germany, said SBI Research in its ‘Ecowrap’ report. Earlier, SBI Research had expected India to become the third-largest economy in the world by 2029. India is currently ranked third, a movement of seven places upwards of what it was in 2014.

Rocketship India at TiEcon 2023

By Prakash Narayan-   With over 3000 in-person attendees, 200 plus speakers and 250 plus volunteers TiEcon 2023 was held at the Santa Clara Convention Center from May 3 through 5. There were grand keynotes, entrepreneur programs and relevant, immersive content in several tracks that kept the audience engaged for the entire duration. Quite a […]

Rahul Gandhi’s conviction and Indian democracy

Opposition parties in India have joined hands and are crying themselves hoarse in condemning Rahul Gandhi’s conviction and expulsion from Parliament as a huge assault on democracy. Many of the ‘liberal’ media persons and so called ‘intellectuals’ in India have also joined the chorus condemning the ‘murder’ of Indian democracy. One sees hardly any other news in the Indian media nowadays.

Partha Chakraborty Op-Ed: Truth, Reconciliation, and, COVID-19

Partha Chakraborty says: Four years, almost seven million lives (per official count, globally), and trillions of dollars of losses and opportunity costs later, it is time to acknowledge that there is not much about Covid-19 for certain. As we speak, death count is at 1.125 million (1,125,420 to be exact) in the US, almost 700,000 in Brazil, over 530,000 in India, almost 400,000 in Russia, and, just shy of 220,000 in the UK.

The puppeteer and the puppets

The national aim of India ( and by India I mean India, Pakistan and Bangladesh, since I regard them one country, only temporarily separated ) must be to abolish poverty, hunger, unemployment, lack of proper healthcare and good education for our masses, etc, and make our country highly industrialized and highly prosperous, with our people enjoying a high standard of living and decent lives.

George Soros may have bolstered Narendra Modi’s electoral prospects

Hungarian American billionaire investor George Soros may bolster the electoral prospects of India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

By wading into India’s choppy political waters and saying that Modi’s “stranglehold” on the country’s government could be weakening in the wake of the devastating allegations of a variety of fraudulent corporate practices by the embattled business tycoon Gautam Adani’s empire, Soros may cause precisely the opposite effect to what he had intended.