Grief, anger, frustration and cynicism are colliding in personal and public space — and the convergence has left millions afraid and alone, fearful and lonesome.
18 Apr 2021
The pictures and videos of the bulging unmasked crowds exemplify super spreader characteristics and spell what may follow.
11 Apr 2021
The promise was to digitally-enable 10 million Small and Medium-Sized Business, enable 10 billion dollars in exports and create a million jobs by 2025.
30 Mar 2021
The essential factor binding debutant cricketers and the unicorns is that they belong to the fraternity of the fearless, whether it is on the field of cricket or in the domain of tech innovation.
28 Mar 2021
A story from Hindu Puranas has salutary relevance for contemporary geopolitics. Bhasmasura, a demon, was an ardent devotee of Lord Shiva.
21 Mar 2021
On the face of it, India ranks third with 28.2 million or 282 lakh total doses administered.
14 Mar 2021
The quest to restructure the Leviathan has flailed over decades.
07 Mar 2021
The shift is driven by economic realities. Why privatisation matters now is embedded in the detailing of Budget 2021 documents.
28 Feb 2021
The Opposition, in stark contrast, is in retreat floundering against the Modi-Shah juggernaut and struggling to preserve relevance.
21 Feb 2021
The much awaited signal event, the first conversation between US President Joe Biden and Chinese President Xi Jinping, came to be this Thursday.
14 Feb 2021
A shadow budget could enable parties to answer many questions and outline the approach to sectoral challenges.
24 Jan 2021
Ironically, the divisiveness, the pandering of partisan politics which catalysed its collapse is inspiring demagogues in democracies.
10 Jan 2021
It all boils down to finding resources, and the balance sheet doesn’t look pretty with just the Centre’s fiscal deficit at Rs 10.75 lakh crore for the April-November period.
03 Jan 2021
The gap between India’s potential and reality is reflected by the fact that the India Story continues to be defined, quote-unquote ‘emerging’ for three decades since 1991.
27 Dec 2020
For nearly a decade, India’s governments invested political capital to woo manufacturers of iconic products to ‘make in India’ by leveraging skill availability and low manpower cost.
20 Dec 2020
In February, the gap between the expenditure and income was estimated at Rs 7.96 lakh crore and this widened by October to around Rs 10 lakh crore.
13 Dec 2020
The hypothesis is that given India’s young population, the right approach is to facilitate consumption to boost investment and growth with lower interest rates.
06 Dec 2020
Last week, the Reserve Bank of India released the Report of the RBI’s Internal Working Group to Review Extant Ownership Guidelines and Corporate Structure for Indian Private Sector Banks.
29 Nov 2020
The progress of public policy in India typically traverses a path through decadal milestones where generation next reforms are left for the next generation.
22 Nov 2020
A vote in a democracy is about being able to speak, and must be counted to be heard.
08 Nov 2020