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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.
Mar 12, 2017
Assembly election 2017: Uttar Pradesh win is a mandate for PM Modi to push ahead big reformsThe biggest arena of action will be Uttar Pradesh itself, a state which is lagging in almost all development parameters
Mar 11, 2017
UP assembly election results 2017: PM Modi passes big political test on demonetisation in grand styleThe UP polls, arguably, was the first major test for him. And the outcome would have surprised even the most optimistic supporter of the BJP.
Feb 01, 2017
Budget 2017: 5 reforms India needs but Arun Jaitley won't propose todayUntil propelled by a crisis, political interests will thwart these badly needed reforms
Dec 05, 2016
GST in the year of demonetisation will be an overkill but it can't wait longBy itself GST would be a disruptive development; now the disruption will be larger, says Kavita Rao, who has been involved in the process of framing the tax reform