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CPEC: the need for a second look by India

15. June 2017 - 1:11
New Delhi should open negotiations with the Chinese to explore if CPEC can be extended west to Afghanistan and east to India

From Prannoy Roy to Arnab Goswami

15. June 2017 - 1:07
While Arnab Goswami pursues investigations with the zeal of a muckraker, Prannoy Roy runs a television network that the BJP does not like

Solutions beyond farm loan waivers

15. June 2017 - 1:04
Farm loan waivers might help the government quell the farmers protests, but they are unlikely to change much on the ground in the long run

Time to rescind Suu Kyi’s Nobel

14. June 2017 - 21:34
Those found to have fallen conspicuously short of the Nobel ideals, and their own standards, should be denounced, as publicly as they had once been celebrated

Uber’s troubles

14. June 2017 - 21:14
The blowback of Uber’s callous behaviour on several issues has been strong enough to compel founder CEO Travis Kalanick to take a leave of absence

S.S. Khaplang’s death reopens Naga Pandemonium Box

14. June 2017 - 20:17
S.S. Khaplang’s death has thrown open speculation of the faction’s active patronage of numerous rebel groups operating in Northeast India

Mutual fund operations are still in the dark ages

14. June 2017 - 13:40
Some of the transactions and data exchange between investors, registrar and transfer agents and fund houses happen through outdated systems.

Activist shareholders: Infosys squabble calls for a theory of the teenage firm

14. June 2017 - 11:00
If Vishal Sikka is trying to deflect attention from Infosys’s lacklustre performance, then highlighting the role of activist shareholders as a risk is poor judgment

Reviving Indo-European engagement in the Baltic

14. June 2017 - 10:23
India must focus on Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania if it wishes to shape Eurasia’s geostrategic transformation

Adam West: The best of the belfry

14. June 2017 - 10:07
Television’s classic Batman knew the joke worked better without the wink

Looking to blame someone for Uber? look in the mirror

14. June 2017 - 6:47
What happened at Uber isn’t an accident. We allowed it to happen

Apple needs more candour when it comes to Chinese puzzle

14. June 2017 - 5:42
The new Apple iPhone is expected to reverse what has been five consecutive quarters of falling sales in China

The Gorkhaland sleight of hand

13. June 2017 - 23:36
The current Gorkhaland agitation in Darjeeling might have old roots, but the issue is being deployed in aid of an ongoing turf war

The right priorities

13. June 2017 - 21:26
The government has a great deal on its plate—from bad loans to dip in GDP growth data. It must set its priorities in order, and dabbling in dangerous populism is not the way to go about it

Trumping the US dollar

13. June 2017 - 21:23
US President Donald Trump’s much anticipated economic-growth agenda has not materialized, and stands no chance of making it through Congress

The Indian Navy’s humanitarian impulse

13. June 2017 - 21:23
The Indian Navy has played a leading role in humanitarian missions since the 2004 tsunami—a potent way to project India’s diplomatic soft power

India’s pursuit of energy transformation

13. June 2017 - 21:22
India must balance between complementing generation capacities rather than pushing for preferred technologies

Reorienting India’s trade policy

13. June 2017 - 21:21
It is vital that India’s trade policy, while taking cognizance of GST’s nitty-gritties, also realigns domestic trade infrastructure with the altering global trade landscape

Remembering Sharad Joshi, the jeans-clad farmer

13. June 2017 - 21:20
Sharad Joshi set up the Shetkari Sanghatana in 1979 to demand higher output prices and for access to markets and technology

Path dependence

13. June 2017 - 20:56
The government should not be shy of thinking out of the box and developing a privacy legislation that is appropriately responsive to technology