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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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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

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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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