S Gurumurthy

Gurumurthy column | The Thowheed Jamaths are ISIS terror merchants

The Tamil Nadu Thowheed Jamath is not just an affiliate of Sri Lanka’s National Thowheed Jamath.

03 May 2019

Lanka terror: Abettors from Tamil Nadu

But the whodunit was no mystery to India or Sri Lanka. India, which knew the culprits, informed Sri Lanka weeks ahead of the carnage. And Sri Lanka, which got the input, too, knew the sinners.

02 May 2019

Indian economy could have collapsed if demonetisation hadn’t happened: Gurumurthy

The International Monetary Fund was constituted to find a common currency for the world.

22 Nov 2018

Indians in the grip of thinking that was foisted upon us, says Gurumurthy

S Gurumurthy, touched upon a variety of topics in a lecture titled ‘State of the economy: India and the World’ in a speech at Vivekananda International Foundation.

22 Nov 2018

US interests explain Trump Enigma

Clearly, Donald Trump's presidency has changed America as its citizens knew it, and its ties with others, as the world knew it, perhaps forever.

21 Sep 2018

A budget for every section of society

The first two budgets presented by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley were intended to ride an economy in ICU — beset with scams, staggering fiscal and external deficits and policy paralysis — out of an im

02 Feb 2018

Will Rajini change the paradigm of Tamil Nadu politics?

Never after the legendary MGR, as the famed cine actor MG Ramachandran was adored, has Tamil Nadu politics seen such tumult and quake as when Rajinikanth announced his entry into politics on December

08 Jan 2018

De-mon — a multidimensional project

The one-line conclusion certifying demonetisation as a failure judges a multidimensional corrective venture on the basis of one single parameter: the quantum of notes returned.

07 Sep 2017

De-mon — huge, successful course-correction

The reduction of cash with the public and the rise in deposits with the banks will produce a dramatically opposite macro-economic impact.

07 Sep 2017

UP poll results mirror media disconnect with people

More than the exit polls which predicted a BJP lead in the UP polls, it was the satta bazaar, particularly in Mumbai and Delhi, which foresaw Narendra Modi topping 300 seats in the state.

14 Mar 2017

Jaya: Na bhooto na bhavishyati

She emerged and remained an enigmatic, unique and even mysterious phenomenon in politics. She was one of a kind

07 Dec 2016