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Aug 13, 2017
Narendra Modi may turn populist, shun major reforms till 2019 general elections: ReportThe Narendra Modi government is unlikely to undertake any major reform in the remainder of its term but may channel its energy to publicise achievements and emerge more people-friendly with lower taxes, says a report.
Aug 07, 2017
With Rajiv Kumar at the helm, NITI Aayog is safe; powerful PMO, swadeshi lobby may pose challenges for himWith a nuanced, rooted belief in free economy and markets, Rajiv Kumar can transform NITI Aayog. But will he now become a yes man? Time alone will tell
Aug 02, 2017
Arvind Panagariya's exit throws up a puzzle: Where is India headed, more reforms or protectionism?If Arvind Panagariya’s exit has to do with making NITI Aayog a more happening place, then there’s some hope; if it has anything at all to do with the swadeshi lobby being unhappy, it doesn't augur well
Jun 26, 2017
Narendra Modi in Washington, DC: Forget photo ops, India may be giving far more than it's gettingWhen we take a deep yoga breath and ask ourselves what India has given and what it has got beyond, a clearer picture may emerge. The jury is out
Jun 21, 2017
GST from 1 July: Anti-profiteering rules bring back pre-1991 ghosts, fears of inspector rajThe word "profiteering" actually belongs in the Nehru-Indira Gandhi era, when food shortages and crackdowns on hoarders led to the word being in fashion. High inflation and hunger were then major issues on the table.
May 29, 2017
Narendra Modi's four-nation tour: PM travels with a bagful of wares and a strong sales pitchThe highlight of Narendra Modi's speeches during the tour is likely to be his achievement in making the GST a reality and his efforts to simplify myriad laws for foreign investors, including recent abolition of FIPB
May 26, 2017
Sensex breaches 31,000, Nifty nears 9,600 as Modi govt celebrates 3 yrs in officePersistent inflow of foreign funds and sustained buying by retail investors are buoying the stock market.
May 21, 2017
Nirmala Sitharaman says Narendra Modi govt will 'consolidate on reforms' in next 2 yearsThe government has initiated a lot of big ticket and systemic reforms in the last three years and will continue efforts to consolidate the gains as also take up more economic measures in the remaining two years, Union Minister Nirmala Sitharaman has said.
Mar 31, 2017
Reform momentum to gather pace in coming years: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley"I think in the next two decades, at least I see India's hands full in trying to expand this infrastructure and get rid of deficit that existed in India," Jaitley said.
Mar 17, 2017
PM Narendra Modi revisits economic reform agenda after landslide election winArmed with a new mandate as a champion of the poor, Modi still faces a struggle to implement reforms to boost growth and jobs in Asia's third-largest economy, say experts.