Varun Ramachandra

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ರಸ್ತೆ ಸದ್ಬಳಕೆ ಹಾಗು ಪಾದಚಾರಿ ಮಾರ್ಗ

ರಸ್ತೆಗಳ ಸಂಪೂರ್ಣ ಬಳಕೆಯಾಗಬೇಕೆಂದರೆ  ಅತಿ  ಹೆಚ್ಚು ಜನರು ಸಾರ್ವಜನಿಕ ಸಾರಿಗೆಯನ್ನ ಬಳಸಬೇಕು, ಹಾಗು ಇದರ ಸಲುವಾಗಿ ಸಾರ್ವಜನಿಕ ಸಾರಿಗೆಯ ಸಾಮರ್ತ್ಯವನ್ನೂ  ಬಲಿಷ್ಟಗೊಳಿಸಬೇಕು – ಕಾರ್ತಿಕ್ ಶಶಿಧರ್  ಇತ್ತೀಚೆಗೆ ಮುಖ್ಯಮಂತ್ರಿ ಸಿದ್ಧರಮಯ್ಯನವರು ಬೆಂಗಳೂರಿನಲ್ಲಿ ಟೆಂಡರ್ ಶೂರ್  ಪ್ರಯುಕ್ತ ನಿರ್ಮಾಣಮಾಡಿರುವ ಪಾದಚಾರಿ ಮಾರ್ಗಗಳು ರಸ್ತೆಗಿಂತಲೂ ಅಗಲವಾಗಿದೆ ಎಂದು ಟೀಕಿಸಿದರು. ಹೀಗೆ ಹೇಳಿ ಅವರು ಜನಾಭಿಪ್ರಾಯವನ್ನೇ ವ್ಯಕ್ತಪಡಿಸಿದರು, ಆದರೆ ತಂತ್ರಜ್ಞಾನದ ಮಾನದಂಡದಿಂದ...

Wide footpaths in Bangalore

The following is a post by Karthik Shashidhar In order to encourage use of public transport, it is important to provide good and safe footpaths - Karthik Shashidhar Recently, Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah, following an inspection of projects around the city,...

India in 2015 – Perspectives on Politics, Economics and Defence

The Takshashila Institution in collaboration with the British Deputy High Commission (Bangalore) organised a workshop for the delegates from the Royal College of Defence Studies. The half-day workshop titled India in 2015 – Perspectives on Politics, Economics and Defence was...

Are we prepared for disasters?

It is time for creating a scientifically validated risk vulnerability profile for all Indian states Different parts of India are prone to different kinds of environmental disasters. It is therefore imperative to understand the kind of threats that prevail across the...

A primer on Atal Pension Yojana

Atal Pension Yojana is the latest example of schemes by the government of India to solve for the problem of old age pension in an increasingly ageing society — Devika Kher and Varun Ramachandra Atal Pension Yojana (APY), a voluntary...

Words in budget speech

Budget speech usually proposes multiple ideas and it is essential for analysts to followup on the actuals – Varun(@_quale) As the current NDA government is about to finish first year in office, social media and traditional media is awash with analysis and...

Unionisation of the IT industry

Unionisation of the IT workforce can potentially cause the Indian IT sector to fall behind other emerging markets – Varun Ramachandra and Gopal Devanahalli In December 2014, Tata Consulting Services, India’s largest Information Technology (IT) services company, laid off 3,000...

Entrepreneurship and public policy

The Indian media is awash with news about technology startups and the rise of entrepreneurial activity. However, the hallmark of successful startup ecosystem is the number of other successful startups that spawn out of the existing ones. Individuals who work...
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