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The end of an era

3. July 2017 - 20:47
The claims that GST will integrate a fragmented market and that it will reduce corruption is best tested in places like Mumbai’s now shut octroi centres

Making sense of employment statistics

3. July 2017 - 20:27
When the employment situation becomes unmanageable, criticising employment statistics is nothing but an attempt to shoot the messenger

Dual track digital

3. July 2017 - 15:26
New tech changing how businesses interact with end customers, and how these transform fulfilment of services and products to customers—are two key aspects of the digital world

Visit a fashion show to invest in financial products

3. July 2017 - 12:47
Expecting a ‘garment’ kind of sales effort from your adviser makes it easier for her to missell as you could end up buying something unsuitable for you

Do not delay or skip filing your ITR

3. July 2017 - 4:51
Late filing of income tax returns (ITR) invokes not only penalties but can also cause you to lose out on benefits such as interest on refunds

Y.V. Reddy’s memoir—a chocolate with the wrapper on

3. July 2017 - 4:32
Former RBI governor Y.V. Reddy’s autobiography ‘Advice & Dissent: My Life in Public Service’ is an insider account of India’s policymaking but there is no pulsating drama or revelations

One Nation, One Tax

3. July 2017 - 0:47
The goods and services tax (GST) has finally become a reality

With home-grown GST, India says yes we can

2. July 2017 - 23:58
The GST initiative is a totally home-grown reform and not something adapted from the reform text books penned either by the IMF or the World Bank

Rethinking the budget in a post-GST India

2. July 2017 - 23:45
Perhaps future budgets can use a service model for allocating funds. If it’s lighting we want, electricity is far superior to kerosene

Narendra Modi plays the Trump card

2. July 2017 - 23:42
There is a clear distinction in the ‘value’-based approach of Narendra Modi and the more ‘interest’ and transactional approach of US President Donald Trump

What lynchings say about the Indian state

2. July 2017 - 23:34
Failing to respond to mob violence in line with constitutional principles further erodes the state’s capacity to keep society’s worst impulses in check

The politics of culture and language

2. July 2017 - 22:04
The twisting intersections of culture (in particular, language) and politics cuts across the grain of the economic divide between ‘have’ and ‘have not’ states

Who does business represent?

2. July 2017 - 22:02
Modern corporations struggle to create a sense of a collaborative community, to create value by better satisfying customer needs and aspirations

More localization will make the world better

2. July 2017 - 21:58
Fundamental changes in the prevalent approach to economic growth need to be considered

Cloud capitalism, IoT driving digital revolution

2. July 2017 - 21:36
While the industrial revolution was all about factories, the digital revolution is all about platforms, powered by the cloud and enabled by mobility

Govt must prevail over perpetrators of mob lynchings

2. July 2017 - 21:03
Narendra Modi condemning the killings carried out in the name of cow protection didn’t have any effect on the hardliners, but one hopes they’ll be dealt with strictly when required

The emperor’s new minder

2. July 2017 - 15:04
If the NDA government is serious about privatizing Air India, it should write off most of the airline’s debt, spin off and retain control of its land holdings, and take care of the unions

Reading the Bible along the Ganges

1. July 2017 - 4:35
John Chamberlain, the missionary who distributed the Bible at the Ardh Kumbh Mela