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The NIF option
Subir Gokarn

A National Investment Fund may provide the solution to the infrastructure mess

Coal politics in an unequal world
Sunita Narain

Coal-based power provides 40% of world's electricity but emits 1/3 of global carbon dioxide, which is pushing world towards climate change

The Dilli ka laddoo situation
Devangshu Datta

The inverse relation between the rupee's strength and export growth points to currency risks for investors in both directions

It's official - Change is coming
A K Bhattacharya

Confident that the existing political dispensation is set to bow out of office, civil servants have already begun positioning themselves

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Back to the future

Narendra Modi's economic vision needs greater clarity

Software leaders shine

But boom-related pressures will emerge

Jeffrey Goldfarb

Afraid of its shadow
Jeffrey Goldfarb

Blackstone leaves a trail of money to follow

Neil Unmack

End of a stigma
Neil Unmack

Securitisation reboot is harder than it sounds

Robert Cyran

Smaller blue
Robert Cyran

Top line shrinkage catches up with IBM

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Animal spirits

Communalism, poverty and sub-Saharan levels of development assail Uttar Pradesh

Ins and outs of power

Like most people in India, bureaucrats in the finance ministry are anxiously analysing the permutations and combinations to figure out who will ...

Accidental fallout

Sanjaya Baru's The Accidental Prime Minister has disturbed not just Congress party but also some people who are not connected with the book in ...

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Letters: Singh, the scapegoat

This refers to Rahul Jacob's column "In defence of Manmohan Singh" (Caveat India, April 17)

Letters: Greenhouse gas menace

Apropos the editorial "A new hope" (April 18), UN's report on climate change has warned that govts have not done enough to curb the rise in ...

Letters: Real estate check

This refers to the editorial "Zero tolerance" (April 18)

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India plays catch-up game

destination for International arbitration

For banks, ALM as big a problem as NPA

Sorting out take-out financing could help counter the double whammy of asset liability mismatch and non-performing assets

Late objection to arbitration invalid
M J Antony

If a party to an agreement joins arbitration proceedings without raising objections, it cannot question the jurisdiction of the arbitration ...

Corporate guarantee need not be intra-group service
Vijay Iyer

ITAT ruling on Bharti Airtel has provided the much-needed guidance on transfer pricing


In Sahara case, law itself has been victimised
Somasekhar Sundaresan

Sahara represents the ultimate test of the conflict between the rule of law and dispensation of justice

RBI should curb rise in rupee
TNC Rajagopalan

The February 2014 export figures show a decline of 3.7 per cent in dollar terms over a year, raising apprehension that rising costs have eroded ...

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RIL exits FY14 on weak note, profit after tax rises 4.7%

Shale gas gains and higher gas prices may trigger earnings upgrade in FY15

Earnings upgrade cycle for HCL Technologies to continue

Broad-based growth across service lines to boost revenue growth

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