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Focus on inflation prompts status quo despite recent growth jitters

4. October 2017 - 20:48
RBI’s MPC now expects inflation to range between 4.2-4.6% in H2FY2018, suggesting that the retention of the neutral stance is justified, despite the recent growth jitters

A learning crisis in the developing world

4. October 2017 - 20:45
The failure of children to achieve minimum proficiency levels despite attending school is an economic and ethical crisis

Dealing with difficult times in print

4. October 2017 - 20:41
Some decisions need to be made on how to invest capital to position for an eventual transition of ad revenue out of print and into other platforms

A new Maoist CEO and blueprint?

4. October 2017 - 20:41
Basava Raju, 10 years younger than Ganapthy, and long-time head of the CPI (M)’s Central Military Commission, is seen as one who fits the bill

RBI: Neutral over dovish

4. October 2017 - 20:41
As long as it is adhering strictly to the inflation-targeting framework, RBI has little wiggle room to revive growth without sacrificing some policy credibility

Apple, Wall Street and Hollywood are lost in translation

4. October 2017 - 5:29
Apple hasn’t yet proved that it’s more than just another chequebook for Hollywood, nor has it shown investors that its programming strategy will do much for the bottom line

The missed opportunity to reimagine Mumbai

4. October 2017 - 0:59
If Charles Correa’s vision for Mumbai had been implemented in the 1990s, the Elphinstone Road stampede could have been avoided

Tech’s new monopolies

3. October 2017 - 23:29
The simultaneous decline of successful start-ups, attributed in some studies to the dominance of existing tech firms, has dampened innovation and job creation, the critics say

GST: Disruptive but developmental

3. October 2017 - 21:43
It is not just a tax collecting system but a regime that is bringing about changes in the national value system

What will the new jobs look like?

3. October 2017 - 21:36
India needs a solution to its jobs problem that leverages the opportunities that its unique economy offers

GST: The first 100 days

3. October 2017 - 21:25
GST collections of Rs90,000-plus crore for the first two months of the new tax regime are good, but the real picture will emerge only around January/February 2018

Catching the tide

3. October 2017 - 20:28
Indian policymakers need to take advantage of the growing strength of the world economy

Strategy to revitalize PPPs in India

3. October 2017 - 20:24
Even the successful awards in infrastructure segments have been mired in implementation challenges

The rising challenge for Angela Merkel

3. October 2017 - 20:23
As right-wing support has trebled, German leadership in euro-integration has become a trickier job

India’s credit-fuelled consumption boom

3. October 2017 - 20:21
Only consumption booms that are accompanied by an increase in investments tend to be sustainable

Monetary policy to cap rupee rise

3. October 2017 - 20:20
Defending an appreciating currency is a much easier task than defending the opposite

India’s new gene is called plutocracy

3. October 2017 - 20:19
India has been called a plutocracy for its manifest disposition towards the rich and the powerful

FY2018: The year of the mutual fund?

3. October 2017 - 14:06
No investment-related conversation can be complete without discussing valuations and both the panels in the Mint Mutual Fund Conclave spent plenty of time on that

What Spain owes to Catalonia, and vice versa

3. October 2017 - 9:53
Whether Sunday’s violence represents a point of no return for Catalonia’s independence bid is unclear, but it has significantly increased tensions

Bigg Boss 11: A deadly combination of boring and puerile

3. October 2017 - 9:16
Bigg Boss, the reality show hosted by Salman Khan back in its 11th season, speaks volumes for India’s television watching audiences