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Industry 4.0 should be India’s battle cry

8. June 2017 - 21:26
India needs to swiftly but convincingly invest in the right infrastructure to adopt Industry 4.0 to be able to manufacture everything from a pen to an airplane at global quality standards

Growth for all

8. June 2017 - 20:55
Jan Dhan Yojana is a good first step, but true inclusive growth will require the right financial services for those at the bottom of the socioeconomic ladder

RBI taking the spice out of masala debt is short-sighted

8. June 2017 - 10:30
It appears the RBI wants the same large banks and public-sector borrowers to dominate the offshore rupee bond market as well. That’s a shame

It’s James Comey’s testimony against Donald Trump versus partisan fantasy

8. June 2017 - 6:54
James Comey states that Donald Trump considered the FBI probe into whether the latter’s associates colluded with Russia agents a “cloud” hobbling his presidency

Facebook shareholders turn election into a protest

8. June 2017 - 6:17
The rejection by shareholders outside the company is an embarrassing result for Facebook and its board of directors

Will India meet its Paris climate deal goals? Don’t be so sure

8. June 2017 - 5:02
Donald Trump’s decision has opened a door for India to revise its own very stringent commitments to Paris climate pledges as and when they become problematic

Watchful monetary policy committee makes the right call

8. June 2017 - 3:29
The monetary policy committee’s decision points to several indicators that are bubbling just beneath what look like benign conditions for an interest rate cut

Ethereum could change Russia

8. June 2017 - 2:12
The country needs a major leap in some specific area of technology and the latest hopes are being pegged to the Ethereum blockchain platform

Getting the right education administrators

8. June 2017 - 2:09
Authoritarianism in an education system is particularly problematic because it negates the very values of autonomy

Low inflation leads to RBI dovish tone

8. June 2017 - 1:57
A string of low inflation numbers, and weak economic growth, are reasons why the language of RBI’s monetary policy has become somewhat dovish

RBI’s policy review: A subtle bias for accommodation

8. June 2017 - 1:52
Markets were expecting a softer guidance from RBI’s monetary policy committe after the emergence of a hawkish policy stance in April

RBI has preferred caution to a cut

8. June 2017 - 1:44
Given its aggressive inflation glide-path target of 4%, RBI’s monetary policy committee has bet that caution now would deliver better dividends later

The Indian IT industry’s future potential

8. June 2017 - 1:08
The Indian IT industry would do well if it upgrades its capabilities and offerings in line with emerging technologies and market imperatives

How Donald Trump affects climate change perceptions

8. June 2017 - 1:05
Donald Trump’s move to pull out the US from Paris climate deal has planted not just a seed but a full-grown tree of suspicion over climate change

The world has a $400 trillion problem

8. June 2017 - 0:58
Governments in most countries will need to work on increasing retirement savings in order to avoid the looming pension crisis

Musicoin: Cutting out the middleman

7. June 2017 - 21:50
The role of technology in music has always been to take the artist’s work to a larger audience

GST implementation: A race against time

7. June 2017 - 20:27
If there is one serious concern over GST implementation, it’s the compliance piece

Naga peace: stalled process in a hollow deal

7. June 2017 - 20:18
‘Mainstreaming/ rebels by absorbing some cadre into policing in the manner, say, Nepal achieved with its former Maoist rebels, will be relatively easier, but would prove more difficult with rebel leadership

Evolution of Urjit Patel as RBI governor

7. June 2017 - 14:19
Urjit Patel’s statement and his call for paring the administered interest rates on small savings to be in tune with market rates makes it clear that he has started asserting himself

For fixed income, return expectation is not the only parameter

7. June 2017 - 13:29
With lower inflation, returns from short-term bond funds would be enough to beat inflation and generate real positive returns