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Nobody will talk about RBI rate hikes for some time now

5. April 2018 - 16:14
Barring events such as a full-scale trade war or a huge spike in crude oil price or a deficient monsoon, one can expect RBI sticking to its current repo rate for months to come

Facebook’s present is as scary as its checkered past

5. April 2018 - 11:49
Facebook has said it will do a full analysis to root out other outsiders that harvested large volumes of Facebook user data as Cambridge Analytica did

What markets can expect next from China

5. April 2018 - 9:10
A deal between the US, China over trade tariffs can be reached by the end of May, and also Beijing may announce policies to mitigate any economic downside resulting from the trade frictions

The NDA, the UPA, and two types of chicken

5. April 2018 - 5:19
The game between the constituents of the UPA, including the Congress, exhibits the features of a ‘chickie run’ while that between the members of the NDA, excluding the BJP, is like snowdrift

The government is not interested in fighting fake news

5. April 2018 - 5:10
The fight against lies will be long, but it can be won with facts. In this fight, no government will be the media’s ally. And the fight has just begun

Chicken games

5. April 2018 - 2:55
A game theorist would find striking similarities in the US-China trade war to two standard situations—the game of chicken and the prisoners’ dilemma

A malnourished Bismarck astride the Indo-Pacific

4. April 2018 - 23:37
The Sangh Parivar remains hostile to the modernization and rationalism required to make India materially strong. Under its tutelage, India is set to be less a leading power and more a pleading power

Do higher interest rates lead to lower growth?

4. April 2018 - 23:36
In Japan, interest rates have been falling for more than two decades without a significant impact on economic growth

How to push back against fake economics

4. April 2018 - 23:36
Economists must work on explaining the difference between robust theories and speculations with little academic grounding

The economics of privacy in the digital world

4. April 2018 - 23:36
The experience of recent years has shown that economic efficiency cannot be prioritized over privacy rights

Overcoming GST implementation challenges in Indian federation

4. April 2018 - 23:35
GST being a destination-based tax, many of the industrialized states were concerned that its introduction would lead to loss of revenues

Brands must disassociate from tarnished celebrities

4. April 2018 - 16:08
Clearly, in the event of a scandal involving a celebrity, fame can very quickly transform into notoriety and a positive image into a negative one

Is the phony US China trade war over?

4. April 2018 - 15:52
China’s rejoinder shows no one wants a trade war, really. But there’s a canny political strategy buried in that US tariffs list

This year, don’t forget to pay the advance tax

4. April 2018 - 15:00
While organizations typically carry out the responsibility of deducting the right amount from salary income, the duty to do the same for “non-salary” income falls squarely upon us

Bike rentals plus food delivery. It’s fusion that works

4. April 2018 - 15:00
China’s bicycle business is getting out of hand, so any move to consolidate and slow the rate at which two-wheelers are piling up like trash would be good news

India should begin discussing the delimitation question

4. April 2018 - 4:38
That 15th Finance Commission may consider 2011 population figures for tax revenue sharing among states warrants a look at delimitation much before 2026

Ranbaxy’s demise wake-up call for business families in India

4. April 2018 - 4:35
Given the many governance issues at Ranbaxy and Fortis Healthcare, it is clear that a strong board is a prerequisite in family businesses

Getting rid of tuberculosis

4. April 2018 - 2:27
Govt must improve sanitation, availability of vaccines and alternative treatment to prevent excessive reliance on antibiotics, to achieve the ambitious tuberculosis eradication goal

Child health and the golden 1,000 days period

3. April 2018 - 22:47
Needless child deaths might be prevented through holistic programs for the first 1,000 days

India need not adopt the onerous European GDPR

3. April 2018 - 20:34
We need to find a way to impose sensible regulations that protect our data subjects from harm but which, at the same time, allows the industry to innovate and grow

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