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When green warriors battle GDP crusaders

As foreign-funded NGOs working in the field of environment face accusations of thwarting economic progress, a Canadian example holds vital lessons for India

When green warriors battle GDP crusaders
Updated On : 12 Jun 2014 | 11:47 PM IST
Updated On : 26 Apr 2014 | 9:24 PM IST

AAP and the burden of legacy

What puts off some would-be AAP supporters is the party's ideological incoherence

AAP and the burden of legacy
Updated On : 08 Apr 2014 | 8:36 AM IST

Vivek Dehejia & Rupa Subramanya: Why no centre-right political party in India today?

It is perhaps a direct fallout from the misreading of the causes of the defeats of Chandrababu Naidu in Andhra Pradesh and the National Democratic Alliance at the centre in 2004

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Updated On : 16 Feb 2014 | 10:46 PM IST

Rupa Subramanya: Blame all round

Strangely, various commentary has been quick to condemn Ms Khobragade, and unquestioningly accepted Ms Richard's version of events, painting her as a helpless victim

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Updated On : 22 Dec 2013 | 5:09 PM IST

Why female labour force participation in India is low

This could be a major drag, not just on the empowerment of women but on the India growth story as well

Why female labour force participation in India is low
Updated On : 08 Oct 2013 | 2:15 AM IST

How BJP built its base in Chhattisgarh

Polls suggest it's a tight contest and Raman Singh and the BJP are going to fight hard to win a coveted third term, facing down the usual challenge of anti-incumbency bias

How BJP built its base in Chhattisgarh
Updated On : 10 Sep 2013 | 4:48 PM IST
Updated On : 30 Aug 2013 | 1:33 AM IST

Fears for the rupee hold back tears for the onion

While English talk shows and op-ed columns all talk about the rupee, most ordinary folks are still worried more about the price of onions

Fears for the rupee hold back tears for the onion
Updated On : 24 Aug 2013 | 11:05 PM IST

Is 'Modinomics' another version of economic populism?

Some supporters say that with Narendra Modi's anointment as the de facto leader of the party, there will be a turn in the BJP's economic philosophy

Is 'Modinomics' another version of economic populism?
Updated On : 17 Aug 2013 | 10:42 PM IST

Sen vs Bhagwati: Parallels from an earlier titanic clash

Can Bhagwati-Sen debate bring the same change as Hayek-Keynes duel in the US in 1932

Sen vs Bhagwati: Parallels from an earlier titanic clash
Updated On : 26 Jul 2013 | 4:33 PM IST

English to the rescue of Indians

Economic benefits of English-speaking population better than those who are not comfortable with the language, studies show

English to the rescue of Indians
Updated On : 20 Jul 2013 | 11:30 PM IST

Reservations for Muslims: Will it make Indian democracy more vibrant?

A recent study shows a higher minority representation in Assemblies has a correlation with progress for all on key social indicators

Reservations for Muslims: Will it make Indian democracy more vibrant?
Updated On : 08 Jul 2013 | 3:19 AM IST