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RBI surveys a wake-up call for the Narendra Modi government

7. August 2017 - 21:44
The RBI survey for June 2017 shows people are as unhappy with their income growth, employment and economic well-being as they were before the Narendra Modi government came to power

Why Alan Greenspan is wrong again

7. August 2017 - 20:55
Alan Greenspan has said theres is a bubble in bond prices, not stock prices, and that this is not discounted in the marketplace. This column contests his conclusion.

The practice of policy

7. August 2017 - 20:52
Ambitious policy proclamations still run aground on deeply entrenched economic interests

Needed: a new generation of policy economists

7. August 2017 - 20:52
India needs a third generation of policy economists to provide the political leadership with a broad future agenda on the economy

How to fix the banking sector and make double-digit economic growth the new normal

7. August 2017 - 15:41
Bringing certain structural changes to Indian banking will unclog credit flow and enable faster growth

State loans emerge as a dependable asset class

7. August 2017 - 14:03
In the past few years, supply of state development loans and trading volumes have picked up sharply.

India’s price-to-truth bank ratio is testing new heights

7. August 2017 - 9:38
Even as the Jaiprakash Associates chapter closes for Indian banks, the Videocon Group saga begins

As Donald Trump keeps US from Iran, Russia and China step in

7. August 2017 - 8:00
Donald Trump’s antipathy towards the Iranian nuclear deal and sanctions on the US companies dealing with Iran have enabled Russia and China to take advantage

What next, Crisil?

7. August 2017 - 5:35
By moving ahead, Crisil has now made it difficult for any other entity, including India Ratings, to plan inorganic growth through acquiring Care Ratings

China is wrong on Sikkim-Tibet boundary

7. August 2017 - 4:14
The Chinese claim that the Sikkim-Tibet border is already settled is disingenuous

How will BJP, Narendra Modi deploy their social capital?

7. August 2017 - 1:03
While PM Narendra Modi is pushing the envelope on the policy front, there is a clear indication that the bulk of the social capital is being deployed to win the 2019 Elections

Is profiling in India’s DNA?

7. August 2017 - 0:48
The Narendra Modi govt is considering a DNA Profiling Bill, which if approved, will make India among the last large countries to adopt a fingerprinting bill

Should we fear Artificial Intelligence?

7. August 2017 - 0:46
Artificial Intelligence is not going to go ‘rogue’ and turn on humans, at least in the near future, but there are other very real issues raised by AI

Indian Army still battling with insufficient arsenal

7. August 2017 - 0:35
The CAG report on the Indian Army is bad news for those Facebook warriors in India thirsting for a war with China and Pakistan

Fairness and dignity in livelihoods

6. August 2017 - 21:38
The government must focus on policies that will generate more dignified and sustainable livelihoods than the Indian economy is producing at present

America’s dangerous anti-Iran posturing

6. August 2017 - 21:37
The caricature of Iran as the ‘tip of the spear’ of global terrorism is dangerous. It could lead to another Middle East war

India’s villages: for want of a road

6. August 2017 - 21:36
Swathes of rural India today continue to be severely constrained when it comes to everyday travel and mobility

Why a shakeout in India’s venture capital industry is long overdue

6. August 2017 - 21:23
A shakeout in the venture capital industry is overdue, as the responsibility for the downturn in start-up ecosystem lies as much with investors as start-ups

Transformation of financial reporting—An IndAS era

6. August 2017 - 21:21
The transition to Ind AS intends to narrow the gap between global reporting frameworks and that of entities in India

Managing the rupee

6. August 2017 - 20:37
The increase in forex reserves shows that RBI has been buying dollars to keep the rupee down