Jaitleyspeak: Jai Infra Jai Agri
Budget 2017

Hinterland In Sight

Bracketed between demonetisation and GST, Jaitley finds an occasion to quietly focus his lens on rural India. Shoring up the fundamentals there may need more big ideas, though.

LOLA NAYAR, ARINDAM MUKHERJEE
Budget 2017
The idea is to hold maximum people in the net. For, data still shows low compliance.
Gokul Chaudhri
Budget 2017
No big move on the indirect taxes front only means the country is set for July 1 GST rollout
RAJEEV DIMRI
Budget 2017
Without digging deeper into borrowings, a better balance between pro-industry and pro-poor wasn’t possible
ZIA HAQ
Budget 2017
Fare hikes were anyway unlikely. The railways, in need of extra-budgetary funds, will look forward to finmin.
BHAVNA VIJ-AURORA
Budget 2017
The hopes were many: quantum jump in project allocation, open-access system, network expansion.... None happened.
subodh jain
Opinion
A push to the rural and digital economy but not much for the rest
SUBRAT DAS
Budget 2017
Here’s what you need to know for growing your wealth while partaking in the country’s economic growth
PREETI KULKARNI, NARAYAN KRISHNAMURTHY
Budget 2017
For scores of Indians, the dream to own a house may just have got the necessary push with this budget
PREETI KULKARNI
Budget 2017
The focus on rural economy and infrastructure has lifted the hopes of the listed companies affiliated to these sectors
OUTLOOK MONEY TEAM
Budget 2017
The FinMin’s speech acknowledges the common taxpayer in an unprecedented way
NARAYAN KRISHNAMURTHY
Budget 2017
The current scenario makes for a compelling situation to invest lump-sum amounts
NIMESH SHAH
Opinion
From a discretionary administration to a policy-based one
AJEYA SINGH
Opinion

A Cautiously ­Optimistic Budget

This new economy blueprint is calm and shows foresight

RAMESH ARUNACHALAM
Assembly Polls
The spotlight in the Uttarakhand duel is on the CM and those who quit his party
BULA DEVI
Assembly Polls
Weariness with a decade of SAD rule and ‘cashless’ anger against ally BJP makes the Punjab election a toss between grand old Congress and newbie AAP
PRAGYA SINGH
Assembly Polls
Criminality must first exit no matter which party comes to power, say Goans
PRACHI PINGLAY-PLUMBER
Comment
If Congress doesn’t do well in either UP or Punjab, there is a possibility of an implosion of the scale that was witnessed after the 1977 polls...
RAJESH RAMACHANDRAN
Comment
The J&K Council’s resolution to declare a holiday on Maharaja Hari Singh’s birthday touches a raw nerve
NASEER GANAI
THE LATEST ISSUE
US Immigration
Trump is living up to poll rhetoric. More Muslims may find America a mirage.
PRANAY SHARMA
Opinion
The US prez’s actions can likely increase the allure of jehadis
TALMIZ AHMAD
REGULAR
LAST PAGE
“You can take our official Twitter, but you’ll never take our free time!” In the times of Trump, the only thing that keeps the Wshingtonians going on is gallow humour.
NANDINI LAL
Agri Angst
Poor rains can take the juice out of business in pineapple’s Indian homestead this season
MINU ITTYIPE
10 QUESTIONS
The Delhi chief minister and AAP national convener is camping out in poll-bound Punjab, challenging the state’s mighty war-horses: ruling Shiromani Akali Dal and the Congress. He tells Pragya Singh why his party, though new in Punjab politics, is looking for clear majority.
PRAGYA SINGH INTERVIEWS ARVIND KEJRIWAL
The Insider
A regular column on the essential buzz
 
Third Umpire
Former CJI R.M. Lodha tells Outlook that he is confident that the COA is a 'good mix' and would have no difficulty in implementing the proposed reforms.
QAISER MOHAMMAD ALI INTERVIEWS R.M. LODHA
Third Umpire
The BCCI’s Supreme Court-appointed ­administrators have their task cut out
QAISER MOHAMMAD ALI
Opinion
An overhaul on this scale has never been tried anywhere
DESH GAURAV SEKHRI
Review
Very few have heard of the Rani of Jhansi Regiment, which was an integral part of the INA. Fewer still, have heard of the extraordinary stories of the women who made up the regiment.
SUBHASHINI ALI
Review
These ­excerpts from 'A Life In Shadow: The Secret Story of ACN Nambiar' by Vappla Balachandran, it is revealed how much Bose depended on Nambiar aka Nanu when he was in Europe in the charged atmosphere just before World War II
VAPPALA BALACHANDRAN
Big Studio Exit
When Hollywood studios entered the Indian film market, they were being touted as the game-changers. Now, they are planning to quit the game they couldn’t quite comprehend.
GIRIDHAR JHA
 
OUTLOOK ARCHIVE
ISSUE DATED | JUNE 03, 2013
REVIEW
An honourable Svengali and his Mujib-speaking protege ply their trade in liberated Bangladesh. Imam weaves a hyper-realistic tale of tragedy, farce, idealism and power.
Outlook in Rewind
10 Years Ago
Even in the still and serene surroundings of his 2,000-acre estate on the Sahayadri slopes in Chikmagalur in the Western Ghats, Ashok Kuriyan can feel the hustle-and-bustle and the pace of the Indian economy. At Balanoor Plantations, the "feelgood" factor has gripped every worker, including its MD Kuriyan. After all, despite a huge rise in input costs, it netted a cool profit of Rs 30 lakh this season, compared to a "no-profit, no-loss situation" in the previous one. "If we had not got the Rs 25 lakh subsidy last year, we would've been in serious trouble," says Kuriyan.
Advertisement

OUTLOOK TOPICS :

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z 0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9

or just type initial letters