Ad Here  
June
July
August
September
October
November
 
 
Moily’s bold thrust Sweeter prospects for sugar Cement prices continue to rise… F C Kohli - his concerns all embracing Convulsions in The Hindu Secularism and anti-Hinduism The star of Spencers is no more GNS - 100: our first subscriber Engineering seats go abegging CII projects higher growth… TIAM turns a full cycle Align crops to agro climate endowments… A yen for wastage… Polls and promises IPL - no surprise this scam IPL type auction for VCs? Sri Lanka votes for change Padma Bhushan for A Ramakrishna L&T: focus on infrastructure and more infrastructure… No mega rail project for Tamil Nadu Whistle-Stop Tour of Raghuram Rajan Remembering Indira Sivasailam... There was flood of milk. Reason: no milk commissioner! Chennai and Kolkata miss opportunity to grow as Delhi and Mumbai Marketing expert Balagopal is no more Paytm karo... Telangana in top gear… Insurance companies bleeding, yet no decision on increasing FDI limit! Build close rapport with business leaders Mersal magnified TGS- The king storyteller Readers' Mail More Shakti to resource mobilisation... When the President was rendered homeless… He continues the focus on social amelioration A friendly business group Fall in crude prices help in oil sector reform Haul over the coal Delhi Chalo... The sea- saw battle continues... Tribute – UCAL Selvan… Why land prices zoom in TN? Building loyalty through the stomach Revive development banks... Shale gas and its shallow future For whom the MIDS bell tolls? No engine for this car Wanted: a second airport for Chennai Of course, Gujarat is vibrant Bihar – Nitish Kumar adopts the Lalu model Make standards certification mandatory... Poor representation for Kerala and TN in Cabinet For whom the bell tolls? Shanti and Sadhana through Music Alexa – Talking Wikipedia Inflation: are we emulating Argentina and Brazil? The why of tax incentives Contrarian cousins Dr C Rangarajan returns to Chennai When Ratan Tata visited SRM Naidu’s return augurs well for Seemandhra Pharma – overdose of copying Increasing non co-operation of state leaders Things happen by accident and not by design... West Bengal: mindless malignancy Modi and the lady Godspeed, Chief Minister JJ TN – agglomerate land holdings without alienating ownership Sweet news for TN sugar mills How Air-India loses customs... GM Technology at last! Focus on quality of power - its only around 170-180V Shaming of Tamils by Tamil farmers at Delhi Scientists urged to take up farmer-oriented research Welcome changes that testify to Jayalalithaa’s return to health Silver Years of Madras Musings Reliance’s TV – 18 ready to launch Tamil News Channel IAS invades NDDB... Waning interest in public discussions… Tax agriculture Banning booze... Tihar, Puzhal not different from Parappana Agrahara Lalu’s envy, India’s pride Editor's Says More heat than light The nuclear option The Jan Dhan bonanza Like Hinduism: many paths to reach God... The few handicaps... TN accounts for the largest recruits by the IT sector Where a state respects its litterateurs… Adapt Vajpayee dinner diplomacy The Ports’ Pasha expands into Tamil Nadu The ‘Ayyo-yes’ is no more Editor's Notes Multi-faceted Venkat The Swadeshi Trump Road development slows down Limit foreign borrowings to hi-tech, export potential projects... Muffled voices for merit… Noble nonagenarians... Parliament in paralysis... Fortune 500 review Delhi is distant Vibrant Gujarat The brown list of Venkitaramanan Valli, they are more marginalised Tatas moving out of urea production... Intellectual of rare qualities Why this malaise in medical education? A professional at the helm of IRDA... Nuclear power at the nucleus Tough task taking states together Odisha: spectacular win by Naveen Patnaik Gas is the way forward No Maha Koottani in TN... Tribute – M V Murugappan Come elections, come advertisements... Mu Sigma – is no more Cutting the nose to spite the face The power-full Hindujas CIPET hqrs to stay at Guindy – for the present? Liberal imports idling indigenous capacities Welcome focus on core competence Kinetic Karnataka Permanent secretariat for TN GIM Discoms deserve better… PPP mode for upgrading Corporation Hospitals Kulandai was a giant Colour-Chem’s colourful KRVS Naidu will soon build a new Hyderabad Welcome thrust on trade in Modi’s foreign visits... The balancing act A proud Madrasi Not just in-laws (and outlaws); they’ve renowned academics at the helm! Don’t seem to feel the pulse… The ‘Jayanthi Tax.’ Strengthen the base... This scant respect for Law Diamond jubilee of Egmore Samskrt School Computation of GDP – conundrums continue A welcome initiative by the judiciary Preserving for the future Russi Mody – a tribute Varuna (rain) in 2015; Vaayu (air) in 2016. Chennai devastated Put expensive assets created to use... Maximising the micro pricing … S V Raju – a ‘good’ true liberal EEC at the National Media Centre Rs.1600 crore paper board plant of TNPL Delhi returns to BJP Delhi is distant… Adharma of opposition politics Bihar elections - the Rajaji formula worked Tatas moving out of urea production... Welcome GST Where is Rajaji? All eyes on Sankara Nethralaya Quality silica from Neyveli to the lack of interest on the part of these to focus on original research. This despite the much lower costs of such research in India. The industry which thrived on the protection of a closed economy and the advantage of a vast domestic market, has failed to organise its evolution on healthy lines Measuring roof tops in terms of KW/MW L&T- the specialty of special purpose vehicles The Gulf aviation boom When small is no larger beautiful.. Plummeting profits of PSBs Excel Generators provide the vital back-up Kudos to NDTV... Recognition to role of NBFCs.... Quality education through the PPP mode More tributes to GR Online not in line with brick and mortar businesses... EVM is tamper-proof Which side are you, Montek? Cleaning Ganga – relocate tanneries and install electric crematoria Should we change the official year? A rich pool of talent not utilised…. China invests in India Solar thermal shines… Air Asia India will set new benchmarks for budget travel Roaring Ro-Ro facility Streamlining mandatory third party cover Protest masters... Funding the un-funded Robber barons everywhere Towards speedy justice S Ramanathan – a versatile musician, musicologist Modi storms Silicon Valley Auto components surge… PC’s preference for professionals TELANGANA at last…BUT When online building permits work…. Eternal support for capitalisation of PS banks Rahman at CIC ONGC at KG Basin A C Muthiah – his munificent bequeaths to science A think tank for Chennai Tribute – Manikam Ramaswami The rise and fall of Annamalai University CSR and CMI: promise of another Srinivasan Ramanujan... SoA @ 80 Gay abandon in pricing A Grand Finale for SN’s MS centenary at the US… An enemy’s enemy is a friend Boy, can you beat these? When TN politicians can emulate Kerala's London, London Narayan A Grand Finale for SN’s MS centenary at the US… R Sridhar steps down as CEO of Shriram Capital Breaththrough in malaria control WTO Meet: resolved to meet again When nations steal growth from one another… Fuel for thought Return to king coal for urea... Poor quality of university VCs Lesson from Chandrababu Naidu Five star activism stalls development activity Fortune for Indian Airlines An informal presentation - analytical, forward locking... The rise and rise of KCP Making ‘my Amaravati’... Another Indian music maestro at the UN TN-leverage strength of BHEL, NLC... New IT products of Ramco in the pipeline… An inexplicable neglect A more liberated TN… Revving up the manufacturing sector Land reclamation from sea appears cheaper! …and of a popular trade leader Airlines in India: cost and space Wise Presidents Solar, solar everywhere … He saved millions from starvation... Music happens MHC should not return to its old indisciplined ways Tribute B H Kothari - a tribute Medical costs hit the roof... A glass full of corruption Demise of a media baron... Shipping woes of Chennai companies More Shakthi to Das’ elbow Small units prefers to remain small... Infrastructure funding – lessons learnt CRS, a jewel among managers, is no more.
 
Dr C Rangarajan returns to Chennai

After 60 years Dr C Rangarajan (CR) has returned to Chennai and taken up residence at Nanganallur. CR taught at Loyola College in the 1950s and later at IIM-Ahmedabad. He served as the Deputy Governor and Governor, Reserve Bank of India, then as Governor of Andhra Pradesh. For a short while he also held additional charge as Governor, Tamil Nadu. In the last ten years he served as Chairman of  Prime Minister’s Economic  Advisory Council. In Chennai, CR heads the Madras School of Economics as its Chairman. He is bound to help expand interest in economic issues of this state.

Chennai has a rich resource of experts and renowned public men from various walks of life. The state and the region can benefit making use of their expertise and experience. This precious resource include C Rangarajan, V Krishnamurthy, M S Swaminathan, S Venkitaramanan,

S V S Raghavan, K P Geethakrishnan and several civil servants who have served at the national and international levels with distinction. The state should make use of their very rich leadership capabilities for its development.

Author :
Reported On :
Sector :
Shoulder :
RELATED NEWS
ABOUT IE
IE, the business magazine from south was launched in 1968 and pioneered business journalism in south. Through the 45 years IE has been focusing on well-presented and well-researched articles. When giants in the industry stumbled to keep pace with the digital revolution, IE stayed affixed embracing technology.
Read more
 
PRIVACY POLICY
Economist Communications Ltd is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected.
Read more
TERMS AND CONDITIONS
You agree that your use of this Website and the purchase of the magazine will be governed by these terms and conditions.
Read more
 
CONTACT US
S-15, Industrial Estate,
Guindy,
Chennai - 600 032.
PHONE: +91 44 22501236
EMAIL: indecom1968@gmail.com