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  • October 19, 2016, Wednesday

    A compromised GST

    Multiple, progressive rates defy fiscal logic

  • October 17, 2016, Monday

    BRICS without substance

    Grouping risks relevance as it fails to conclude significant pacts

  • October 13, 2016, Thursday

    A good monsoon

    But farmers need strategic market intervention

  • October 13, 2016, Thursday

    A dubious distinction

    Centre and states need to work together to reduce hunger

  • October 04, 2016, Tuesday

    A calculated gamble

    The rate cut is the MPC's way of supporting domestic growth

  • October 03, 2016, Monday

    Don't think small

    Larger PSUs should be privatised too

  • October 03, 2016, Monday

    India's competitive edge

    WEF's index shows India has gained in perception

  • October 02, 2016, Sunday

    The black money haul

    Sustained efforts are needed to expand the tax net

  • October 02, 2016, Sunday

    The OPEC surprise

    New Delhi must anticipate effects of higher oil prices

  • September 27, 2016, Tuesday

    Water: Missing the real point

    Govt must augment storage and reduce wastage in agriculture

  • September 22, 2016, Thursday

    Inflation doves soar

    Status quo by key central banks implies more FPI inflows into India

  • September 18, 2016, Sunday

    Mr Javadekar's agenda

    The IIM issue has been fixed, but there is still a long to-do list

  • September 18, 2016, Sunday

    Indo-Nepal reset

    India needs to play its cards right this time

  • September 17, 2016, Saturday

    Taxis on the Yamuna

    The idea is good, but fraught with risks

  • September 12, 2016, Monday

    Where is the recovery?

    Declining inflation softens an unexpectedly sharp fall in the IIP

  • September 08, 2016, Thursday

    Rocky road ahead

    Instituting the GST framework will be challenging

  • September 01, 2016, Thursday

    The minnow mindset

    The emerging India-US relationship must be evaluated fairly

  • August 31, 2016, Wednesday

    A wet blanket

    Q1 GDP disappoints but hope floats on recovery

  • August 31, 2016, Wednesday

    Wasted labour

    Raising minimum wage is no compensation for deeper reforms

  • August 29, 2016, Monday

    Truly transforming India

    Due diligence in tackling legacy problems is the key

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