In your interest.
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No beating about the bush.
I am an ardent fan of your magazine, and try to read it whenever I can lay my hands on it. I read with interest your article on the investment myth of gold being an investment hedge against inflation. However, I do not agree with the conclusions drawn by you. There are a few reasons for it and I will try to list them. You took a single point in time to prove your case. Investments don’t work...
After a day’s hard work of driving his taxi through the sprawling metropolis of Mumbai, Ramashray Singh has only one thing on his mind. Finishing his dinner rather quickly, he goes to the other end of his room and rummages through the top pocket of an old safari suit, pulls out a small black pellet and goes out. He sits down on a small concrete raising, gingerly puts the black pellet down,...
ML: Can you tell us something about your background?
AB: My father was a government employee, working for Delhi Electricity Supply Undertaking. My mother was very keen that we got a good education. My sister and I both studied in a convent school. We didn’t go for holidays and made sure that we never had any debt. My father always said, ‘I work with the government and a government official...