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Greater expectations
Shyam Ponappa

The government seems to be dealing with India's many problems like pieces of a jigsaw puzzle, without an appreciation of the big picture

Keep it simple, please
Anjuli Bhargava

Try to resolve the real issues facing aviation instead of tinkering with existing rules

For 'Make in India', first 'Innovate in India'
Lalit Bhasin

Why a manufacturing push requires a modern intellectual property regime with global standards

The net as a public resource
Harsh Manglik

Policymakers must view the internet as a public resource, even though much of it is privately invested and operated

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Missed opportunities

Markets react to lower expectations from govt

Statesmanlike decisions

Credit to Centre, states for Bangladesh border settlement

Robert Cyran

Puffy clouds
Robert Cyran

Would Microsoft really want to own Salesforce?

Peter Thal Larsen

Emigrant blues
Peter Thal Larsen

HSBC revival overshadowed by existential questions

Robert Cyran

20-20 foresight
Robert Cyran

Cisco safely and slowly routes leadership change

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El Nino vs El Modi

Yadvinder Singh Guleria, senior vice-president and operating head (sales and marketing) at Honda Motorcycle and Scooter India, is hopeful that ...

Friends in need

After actor Salman Khan was sentenced to five years in jail for drunken driving and killing a man sleeping on a Mumbai pavement in 2002, social ...

Dance performance

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley batted strongly for the Goods and Services Tax (GST) in the Lok Sabha yesterday, reiterating that it would make ...

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Letters: The race to White House

This refers to the report "Former HP boss Carly Fiorina is running for US president" (May 6). The entry of a second woman candidate for the ...

Letters: AAP's struggles

While the internal squabble in the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) exposed the authoritarian in Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and saw the expulsion ...

Letters: Numbers game

This refers to Rathin Roy's column "The politics of growth projection"(Public Interest, May 5). The accuracy of a forecast is measured by a ...

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Living with shareholder agreements

The boardroom battle at United Spirits raises questions over related party transactions, legal sanctity of a shareholder agreement, rights of ...

Related-party transactions: A case of regulatory dissonance?

One of the most debated aspects of the Companies Act, 2013, has been the introduction of a revised regime pertaining to related party ...

Criticisms of proposed GST are mostly wrong

All GSTs in federal countries all over the world are imperfect

Excise duty at point of sale: SC

A weekly selection of key court orders


Liberalising legal services

A divided industry does not augur well for India's efforts to emerge as regional hub for legal services

Wake up call for justice delivery

Based on data computed as of June last year, India ranks ahead of only of Timor-Leste, Bangladesh and Angola

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Sluggish capex cycle hits ABB's March quarter earnings

Net profit rises 5.7% despite margin expansion; valuations remain expensive

Oberoi Realty: New sales improve visibility

Strong sales momentum expected to be maintained

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Does the Shiv Sena's call for dropping the words 'secular' and 'socialist' from the preamble to the Constitution of India betray a Hindutva agenda?

Does the Shiv Sena's call for dropping the words 'secular' and 'socialist' from the preamble to the Constitution of India betray a Hindutva agenda?

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