The author is former Editor, Reuters Asia, Editor-in-Chief of The Hindustan Times, and Editor of Business Today
The only antidotes to fake news are truth and common sense
There is no loophole that has not met an Indian taxpayer. A Hindi proverb says you can never straighten a dog’s tail (kutte ki poonch…).
Optimism is good for everyone, but let’s not be foolhardy
It’s time to stop being a semi-skilled nation now …
It’s good we now have a GST, but its design is another matter
The government must resist the temptation to dip its hand in the till.
Governments cynically scoop out value from their own companies
The government must take courage and embrace privatisation
In the week to October 8 the national unemployment rate rose to 5.8 percent, and the urban unemployment rate to 8.2 percent, the highest in 11 months
Can the new Railway minister outrun the challenges?