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How we shoot ourselves in the foot
Arvind Panagariya

The government has not acted to end tax terrorism, which means the 'Make in India' campaign is in jeopardy

Riding the tide
T Thomas

The government could offer a majority shareholding to Indian private-sector investors in all major public-sector enterprises, with, say, five ...

Going the extra mile for the national capital
Aditi Phadnis

With AAP fighting for survival, Cong struggling for identity & BJP seeking to hold on to capital, polls will be interesting India has ever had

'A visionary who decisively altered India's trajectory'
Sonia Gandhi

Nehru once remarked that wealth shouts, but knowledge whispers. That whisper about his life and work has weakened in recent years

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Against insider trading

Sebi reforms should strengthen corporate governance

Another step forward

Barack Obama's Republic Day trip will be significant

Daniel Indiviglio

Deporting compromise
Daniel Indiviglio


Certain gridlock offsets Obama's immigration move

John Foley

Pain threshold
John Foley


China's rate cut shows depth of growth concern

John Foley

Follow the money
John Foley


Alibaba's huge finance arm is a mystery to most

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Disunited they stand

What with the Congress' fortunes at an all-time low and the party crying foul over the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party denying it opposition ...

Here comes #MufflerMan

Narendra Modi's Swachh Bharat Abhiyan may have robbed the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) of its symbol, the broom, but AAP supporters have decided to ...

For Parrikar, Dilli dur ast

Event organisers of the 45th International Film Festival of India found themselves in an embarrassing position when catalogues circulated to the ...

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Letters: Managing India

This refers to Bharat Bhushan's article "The pitfalls of being Modi" (November 19). In today's context, it is a fact that even in a family it is ...

Letters: Politics and power

In his column "Made for each other" (Kitabkhana, November 18) T C A Srinivasa-Raghavan has written politics is the ruthless and immoral quest ...

Letters: The bad assets game

This refers to the editorial "Banking blues remain" (November 19). The efforts of the State Bank of India top management to cut costs and shore ...

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Can India keep its flag high?

Authors of World Bank's Doing Business report attribute India's jump to 7th place to changes in the company law, but rollbacks since June could ...

Delhi's winter of reforms

The FM has signalled financial sector and capital market reforms by committing to implementing recommendations of the Financial Sector and ...

Trade union rivalries still alive and well

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Time for legal reforms, Mr Gowda

To be successful, the new law minister needs to do some tightrope walking, taking into confidence both the legislature and the judiciary, while ...

Rubber stamp board - a thing of the past?
Asish K Bhattacharyya

Companies Act 2013 can't deter removal of an independent director from a company with concentration of ownership

BIFR alone to decide if unit has revived
M J Antony

A weekly selection of key court orders

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TechM bets big on $41 bn network services market with LCC acquisition

Even as margins might be hit in the first year, analysts remain bullish on the LLC acquisition deal

Indian bonds' prices likely to sustain gains in coming months

RBI's mere acknowledgement of the easing inflationary situation is sufficient to push up bond prices

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