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A flowery account of the colourful life of a self-styled prince—who went on to become India’s most famous painter
This tale belongs to a time when poetry would rhyme and art used to faithfully depict the subject being portrayed. Ravi Varma was born in 1848 in Travancore.
He went on to teach himself the European style of painting and eventually became a celebrity painter, establishing...
China’s role in the credit crisis and the new world order
Was China responsible for the credit crisis? The author argues that although it didn’t directly cause the crisis, China played a vital role in creating low interest rates that encouraged over-borrowing and, ultimately, led to the crisis. This crisis also marks the emergence of a new world order where the shift in balance of financial...
An insider’s perspective of major financial disasters on Wall Street and why we should be prepared for more of them
Warren Buffett once calculated that it cost some $100 billion a year to keep Wall Street going. And that was before the obscene salaries and bonuses of 2007. But who pays this gigantic bill and what did Wall Street have to show for it? The bill is paid, of course, by...