Can India really overthrow Visa and Mastercard?

Long before the war in Ukraine, India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi decided that international card networks could be used as instruments of statecraft — and that he should channel the rising economic power of his country’s 1.4 billion people to resist the dominance of Visa Inc., Mastercard Inc. and American Express Co. “Everyone cannot go to the border for the […]

How to Face the Global Economic Disaster in the wake of COVID-19? RSS’ ‘Swadeshi’ Model of Development Could be an answer

After a very long time, the issue of ‘Swadeshi’ Model of development is back on the agenda for political discourse in the country. Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) Concept Paper has placed it in the agenda once again. A forgotten model of development is still alive. In fact, after failure of […]