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To tackle the Indian economy’s woes, create more jobs

1. October 2017 - 22:25
Short-term measures for providing income relief at the bottom of the pyramid won’t address root causes

100 days of GST, and still counting

1. October 2017 - 22:20
While the idea of goods and services tax is still very much alive, the onus is on the GST Council to ensure that the rollout realises the underlying potential of this tax reform

What ails India’s public healthcare?

1. October 2017 - 21:29
All at once, India’s healthcare suffers from quality, quantity, footprint, access and affordability issues

A troubling precedent for rape cases

1. October 2017 - 21:29
In the Mahmood Farooqui vs State judgement, the connotation of the word ‘consent’, which distinguishes sexual intercourse from rape, has been diluted

Four steps to stabilize the price of pulses

1. October 2017 - 21:28
Flexibility in export policy, in terms of permitting exports of the restricted pulses during times of excess production, will help provide some cushion

Russia wants to make an example of Telegram

1. October 2017 - 21:27
Russian security services’ interest in Telegram is a sign that social media is likely to be penetrated

Leadership competencies for effective public administration

1. October 2017 - 20:13
Public administrators need to empower their officials and team members, listen to their viewpoints and inspire them to achieve the goals set before them

Learn this lesson from Bapu

1. October 2017 - 19:59
Next year, India celebrates the 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi. If in this year, India emerges a little cleaner, then it will be a real tribute to the Father of the Nation

Closing the gap

1. October 2017 - 19:54
The gradual improvement in India’s social statistics shows rapid economic growth in recent decades has begun to make an impact on malnutrition and fertility

Warren Buffett has edge on wealth managers flattered by debt

29. September 2017 - 11:49
High networth individuals reported an average 24% return last year on assets managed by wealth firms, according to a study

Going green

29. September 2017 - 1:01
Forming a strong partnership with private industry is essential for a switch to renewable energy technology and, for that, the government cannot have an adversarial approach

A ‘Sudarshan Chakra’ solution for PSU banks

29. September 2017 - 0:27
The scale of the NPA problem at PSU banks is much larger than was thought, and the downturn in the Indian economy has also made the need for corrective measures more urgent

How venture capital investors in India manage risk

29. September 2017 - 0:14
Academic literature as well as practitioner accounts have identified the two strategic investment approaches of specialization and syndication

Myanmar’s jihadi curse

29. September 2017 - 0:12
The truth is that Myanmar’s jihadi scourge is decades old, a legacy of British colonialism

Climate change is going to hit the Indian economy hard

29. September 2017 - 0:08
Countries located in areas with higher temperature will face disproportionate impact of global warming

Consumer, the hot new medium

28. September 2017 - 22:11
Users of WhatsApp, and social media in general, are least interested in checking the authenticity of ‘news’, let alone seek a second opinion

Tax implications of investment in immovable assets in India

28. September 2017 - 21:24
A look at the broad income tax implications on transactions in immovable assets in the hands of NRIs and PIOs

When the new takes over

28. September 2017 - 21:17
Millennials are known to wield their influence across generations—the older and younger people around them. Their way of life then is not the new, it’s the new normal

RBI’s monetary policy committee to maintain a nuanced stance

28. September 2017 - 20:57
RBI’s emphasis on anchoring CPI inflation around 4% possibly hints at monetary policy committee’s likely bias for a nuanced stance

Insurance firms can benefit from blockchain

28. September 2017 - 20:33
India reportedly has crime ‘syndicates’ that focus mostly on insurance fraud. Blockchain can ensure financial transactions remain secure.

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