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Developing the wrong kind of port
Michael Pinto

Instead of more ports for international trade, India needs to focus on smaller ports for coastal and inland shipping

The power of 49
William Pesek

That's how activists have started describing the potential influence of women, who make up just under 50% of population, in India's ongoing

Sugar bowl turning bitter for Congress, NCP
Hrishikesh Joshi

BJP, Shiv Sena's rise shows the ruling alliance's waning clout over the traditional Maratha vote base

The difference between leading and leaderbaazi
Gopalkrishna Gandhi

Our economy is startling if you do not want to see its other side. If you see that side, you will see it is schizophrenic

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Another shot at goal

Can the Indian Super League revive domestic football?

Zero tolerance

Govt should prevent construction of illegal floors and buildings

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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Campaign no-show

The electorate at several places in Rajasthan has sorely missed the frenetic election campaigns of the past. Neither of the state's two main ...

What's in a tag?

Congress Vice-President Rahul Gandhi, at a public rally in the Jagatsinghpur district of Odisha last week, asked the crowd to vote for the party ...

Same difference

Every morning journalists are sent a message on their Twitter handles allegedly exposing "lies" and "claims" of Bharatiya Janata Party's prime ...

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Letters: Bernanke's message

This refers to the editorial "Monetary sovereignty" (April 17). Ben Bernanke's observation that we need to put our house in order is correct. ...

Letters: Two sides of a PM?

This refers to A K Bhattacharya's column "The PMO and the PM" (New Delhi Diary, April 16). When a journalist and a former coal secretary both ...

Letters: Add FDI to the list

This refers to the editorial "Trouble with Asean" (April 16). Indonesia and Thailand have contended against the federalist aspect of the foreign ...

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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

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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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