Poly Crisis: Everything everywhere all at once
Like the author of the cliché ‘a week is a long time in politics’ could well extend the patent to cover financial markets.
21 Mar 2023
Global markets: The Ides of March come knocking
The rising cost of money impairs the ability of venture capital funds in the US and elsewhere. This has implications for India’s start-up ecosystem.
12 Mar 2023
States Investor summits: Between promise and realities
In the past year, the volume of MoUs signed has gone up -- and the value of the MoUs signed, stated investment intent, has migrated from thousand of crores to lakh crores.
05 Mar 2023
War in #Ukraine: The remaking of history
For over twelve months humanity and the world economy are paying the price in lives, a higher cost of living and livelihoods.
26 Feb 2023
Beyond Budgets: What happens to futuristic ideas?
Shorn of the optics, Budget 2023 is verily a “no harm done budget" with some nudges for an "Atmanirbhar GDP” and is betting on domestic consumption.
22 Feb 2023
Rising prices and falling credibility of policy
The debate in bazaars and homes across India is about the rising prices of essentials.
19 Feb 2023
Budget 2023: What is India’s welfare expenditure?
Citizens in the UK can petition parliament – 10,000 signatures gets a response from the government and after one lakh signatures the petition is considered for debate in Parliament.
29 Jan 2023
WTO, ESG and the fracture of free trade
The WTO was designed as a multilateral platform for member countries to define norms and decide on disputes.
22 Jan 2023
What happens in Davos stays in Davos
The optics is about making the world a better place. The opportunity is about networking amidst moolah and minds with messianic zeal.
15 Jan 2023
Disinvestment: The Runaway Bride
The gap in promise and performance symbolises the systemic inadequacies which haunt the disinvestment programme.
08 Jan 2023
2023: Welcome to the 'What if' year
The top X factor triggering the ‘What If’ question, as we begin the year, is the reemergence of Covid-19 infections and threat to lives and livelihoods.
01 Jan 2023
Nuggets on governance from Parliament
Here are a few factoids on governance from Parliament.
25 Dec 2022
Global rat(e) race: Risks for Budget 2023
The key phrase for Budget 2023 should be ‘prudence’. It is imperative to be imaginative about the possible downsides confronting the economy.
18 Dec 2022
Debates, deficits & 4.88 crore pending court cases
The stage seems set for another round of contestations between the government and the judiciary.
11 Dec 2022
EC credibility and the missing Seshan effect
Elections in India can be safely divided into before Seshan and after Seshan.
04 Dec 2022
AAI gives target to airports to achieve 100% use of Green Energy by 2024
Loss of seniority of candidates recommended earlier 'matter of grave concern': SC Collegium
Former Karnataka CM S M Krishna, industrialist Kumar Mangalam Birla get Padma awards
IND VS AUS: Australia post 269 despite fine bowling efforts from Hardik, Kuldeep
Indian mission in London's security heightened as British Sikh groups call for protests
HC declares void divorce given to Indian couple by US court, orders husband to pay wife Rs 25L