December 11, 2019
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OPINION | A Five Per Cent Growth May Not Sound Too Good But It's Not Quite Death
A slew of measures taken by the government will help achieve a 6.5 per cent growth in 2020-21, writes Bibek Deb Roy, the chairman of the economic advisory council to PM Modi
Sep 26, 2019
OPINION | Should We Encourage Kuccha Receipts? Institutional Cleansing Part Of Improving Business Environment
The government wishes to improve the business environment, and institutional cleansing is a part of that. It’s surely not gloom and doom.
Aug 21, 2019
Line-Up Where Everyone Bats
Disdaining failure, the wise Bhalla sticks his neck out and predicts the poll results. But less of economics, and sharper focus, would have helped us.
May 15, 2019
When Not An Advisor, Spill
Subramanian should have stuck to GST, demonetisation, agriculture.... In his zest for divulging tasty bits, he hasn’t done the CEA’s office a good turn
Jan 30, 2019
2025: Our Century Come
Within its slim girth, this book charts out reforms to set right our ailing polity and administration to extirpate corruption and poor governance
Nov 21, 2018
Why Do Tigers’ Tails Twitch?
A new economic history of Asia springs forth on several daring proposals. Annual visitors to Tokyo’s Yasukuni shrine will be most pleased, though.
Oct 06, 2017
Augustus Loses To Iron Lady
Can an age-old phenomenon like globalisation ever be whittled down to ten lives? Garten’s brave sally has excellent sketches, but is a partial account.
Jun 29, 2017
Grand Tale, Lame Ending
This engaging history of the RBI—rich in events and tales of conflict over policy—effectively ends in 1981. What brings up the rear is biased, tepid stuff.
May 18, 2017
Legacy Is Grand Delusion
An up-to-date history shows how the idea of a beneficial Raj is a sham
Sep 29, 2016
Let Sparks Fly As The Centre Changes
Ninan’s book, in reading the future, takes into account manufacturing and corruption, but ignores health and agriculture
Nov 16, 2015
The Wonk Who Drives NDA Policy
The economist and Niti Aayog member is the man of the moment in the government.
Jun 08, 2015
What’s The Plan?
The building blocks are being tumbled about—but to what effect?
Jan 19, 2015
The Vigilante’s Quills
Quraishi’s information-packed book lays bare the EC’s workings, but skips lightly on the electoral reforms issue
May 19, 2014
View To A Till
WTO is but a convenient scapegoat, what agriculture needs is domestic reform
Apr 03, 2006
What If Reforms Had Taken Off 13 Years Earlier?
It wouldn't have made us a developed country by now. But from refusing-to-develop country (RDC) we would have moved to the willing-to-develop country (WDC) category.
Aug 23, 2004
Do TNCS Rule India?
No, the myth of the foreign takeover hides the element of competition they bring in
Jun 25, 2001
Hustling The Dream
An eyewitness account of the unshackling of India's economy
May 22, 2000
Seattle' S Seven Myths
Who gains from a stronger World Trade Organisation? Its time to set the record straight.
Dec 20, 1999
Seattle's Seven Myths
Who gains from a stronger World Trade Organisation? It's time to set the record straight.
Dec 20, 1999
Citizenship Bill To Face Rajya Sabha Test On Wednesday; BJP Confident Of Smooth Sail
Northeast Erupts In Protest Against Citizenship Bill; Market Set On Fire In Tripura
In Delhi's Power Arithmetic, How Kejriwal Has Solved Complex Equations
'Delhi's Air Killing Us, Why Give Death Penalty?': Nirbhaya Convict Submits Review Petition In SC
Assam Model Of ‘Harassment’ Will Be Replicated Across India
In Paranoid World Of J&K Security Forces, One Person Can Be Four
How Naveen Patnaik Is Playing The Games To Make Odisha A Soft Power
A Precursor To 'Resort Politics' That Began In 1984 As NTR Foiled Indira's Bid To Dethrone Him
Given Opportunity, BSNL Can Emerge As Top Telecom Company From Turmoil
One Hundred Days Of Solitude In Kashmir’s News World
How T. N. Seshan's Poll Clean-up Operation Actually Helped Lalu Yadav In Bihar
Janata Dal (United) Divided Over Support To Citizenship Amendment Bill
'Ran To Save My Life': BHU Prof Attacked By Students For Supporting Feroze Khan
Obstruction, Abuse Of Power Charges Unveiled In Trump's Impeachment
'Bhangra Politics': Owaisi On Shiv Sena's Support To Citizenship Bill
BJP-BJD Bhai Bhai? Odisha Ruling Party Supports Citizenship Amendment Bill
SMS Services Resume In Kashmir; Internet, Prepaid Services Still Down
How Bad Is India's Pollution? Aussie Cricketer Makes Stunning Comparison
3rd T20I: Stage Set For Fierce IND-WI Clash
Karnataka Bypolls: Why Defectors Hold The Key To Power
We Are Fighting To Save Last Bits Of JNU’s Essence: JNUSU President Aishe Ghosh
AIADMK Decision To Release 13 Convicted Of Killing 'Lower Caste' Villagers Sparks Anger
Only In Kashmir
Amid 'Civil Disobedience', Kargil Revolts Against Leh, Kashmir On Thin Ice
Road To Khalsa
Delay In Opening Jagannath Temple's Ratna Bhandar Sullying Naveen Patnaik's Transparency Mantra
Political Tug-O-War Over Tipu Sultan Leaves Students, Teachers In The Lurch