Every economic crisis in India has been triggered by excess of dollar spending over dollar earnings leading to a foreign exchange crisis.
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A week, it is said, is a long time in politics. So it is for the economy.
20 May 2018
There is consensus on the need to create jobs—Congress promises one crore jobs and the BJP promises to skill and employ an equal number.
06 May 2018
On Thursday, a school bus carrying schoolchildren was run over by a train at an unmanned railway crossing in Uttar Pradesh—13 children lost their lives and eight were grievously hurt.
28 Apr 2018
As with simultaneous equations, the decision for simultaneous elections must pass the test of producing a solution that satisfies the number of unknowns.
22 Apr 2018
A quarter of a century ago, Parliament passed two amendments to the Constitution to empower governance at panchayats and municipal bodies.
15 Apr 2018
The kinetics of karma essentially rests on belief in the principle of causality, in action and reaction, and is Newtonian in concept.
08 Apr 2018
A narrative of north versus south, them versus us, Centre versus states with splices of rationality riveted with rhetoric has come to occupy centre stage.
01 Apr 2018
The legendary writer James Joyce once said, “I’ve put in so many enigmas and puzzles that it will keep the professors busy for centuries arguing over what I meant.”
25 Mar 2018
Conventional wisdom is experiencing a sense of déja vu.
Conventional wisdom has it that the exit of TDP led by N Chandrababu Naidu is eerily like 2004.
18 Mar 2018
The micro details from states enable a better comprehension of the distance between what is and what can be in the political economy.
11 Mar 2018
The lexicon defines juggernaut as “a massive inexorable force, campaign, movement, or object that crushes whatever is in its path”.
04 Mar 2018
You could dub them item songs of the political economy. Every few months, India’s state governments arrange alluring alliteration, hype and hope to hog headlines and attract the attention of moolah mo
25 Feb 2018
S CAM! It is a perfect acronym for 'Swindler Carted Away Money'. Folklore has it that the phrase scam came into the urban lexicon after an FBI operation called ABSCAM to track and nail the nexus betwe
18 Feb 2018
It is now a fixture on the social media’s weekly calendar. Every few days some busybody comes up with an alternative view of identity, an alternative view on science and an alternative view of politic
11 Feb 2018