Weekend Mega Linkfest: December 09,2016

Some off beat reads for the weekend:

Demonetisation plan was cooked in Modi’s home (Reuters)

Abolish Income Tax as it is not part of our culture (Jaggi)

How Shashi Ruia of Essar helped me (Rodinhood)

An India survival guide for female travelers (BootsnAll)

Photos:Houses in 11 Megapolises (OldPicsArchive)

The Soccer Star Refugees of Eritrea (New Yorker)

How modern deep sea diving was invented (Unfathomable)

Coke Studio (1843)

Vijay Mallya’s Twitter Account hacked (Quint)

How Kerala is becoming a mini-Pakistan (Tufail Ahmad)

Why I cried for Jayalalithaa (NewsMinute)

Google never had to worry about money…until now (BusinessWeek)

Travelogue:Hyderabad to Sikkim in a Duster AWD (TeamBHP)

Not wanting kids is entirely normal (Atlantic)

God’s own dress code (Open)

Linkfest:December 09,2016

Some stuff I am reading today morning:

Sheela Foam to list today (Money Control)

Brace yourself for even more outflows (Deutsche Bank)

Equity MFs witness 9,079 Crores inflows in November (BL)

Govt delivers discounts for digital transactions (Mint)

There is no alternative  to Equities (Nooresh)

The Trump Effect on Markets (Aswath Damodaran)

10 Grey Swan Risks for 2017 (Nomura)

Jayalalithaa’s finances (BS)

SocGen’s most frightening chart (ZeroHedge)

How Mr.Agrawal built his retirement corpus (VRO)

Linkfest: December 08,2016

Some stuff I am reading today morning:

RBI’s message: All is Well (Mint)

Real inside story of Tata Vs Mistry (ET)

City Pipers rake in the moolah (Outlook Business)

Nandan Nilekani joins battle for India’s post cash future (Bloomberg)

The Force is with Firodia (Forbes)

Demonetisation: All pain,little gain (FE)

Mumbai to Pune in 25 minutes (BS)

How 7 couples do money (Bloomberg)

Mansions aren’t such great investments (Barry)

Video:The Biggest Mistake I ever made (Jeff Lawson)

Linkfest: December 07,2016

Some stuff I am reading today morning:

The curious case of Manpasand Beverages (2Point2Capital)

For Urjit Patel,a moment of truth (Quint)

Cash crisis India likely to cut rates (Bloomberg)

Pureplay brokerages are dying a slow death (ET)

SEBI working on instant redemption of Liquid Funds (Mint)

Tata Group issues veiled threat to shareholders (FE)

Why investors keep repeating their mistakes (ETF)

Is the Trump rally the biggest short ever? (DR)

Technical indicators only provide false hope (IRR)

What is your recovery plan after trading? (TraderFeed)

Linkfest: December 06,2016

Some stuff I am reading today morning:

Amma passes away (ET)

Cyrus Mistry details hurdles facing Tata Firms (Mint)

10 Year SIP Returns are less than 8% (CapitalMind)

How foreign investors are viewing India (MorningStar)

Modi isn’t a diamond’s best friend (Bloomberg)

Everyone is in Sales (Common Sense)

The Permanent Portfolio (IRR)

What does it take to be a world-class investor? (Pension Partners)

A dozen things Buffett learnt from See’s Candies (25IQ)

AIB:The Demonetization Circus (YouTube)