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Mar 22, 2017
UP's job woes: CM Yogi Adityanath's slaughterhouse ban could see painful days aheadBy destroying jobs, and eroding wealth generating industries, without an alternative solution, UP could see very painful days ahead
Mar 20, 2017
Yogi Adityanath as UP CM: Can the Gorakhnath priest keep Modi’s development promise?There are fears that BJP is losing the promised reform-focus by choosing a Hinduvta mascot, who is mainly known for his inflammatory cast-communal comments and has no major track record of administrative skills in implementing development-oriented policies
Mar 08, 2017
Aadhaar now a must for poor women to get free LPG connectionThe government had last year launched the Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana to provide 5 crore poor women with free LPG connections in three years with a view to providing clean cooking fuel.
Mar 04, 2017
Odisha economic survey: 7.94% GDSP growth; but is it a win for Naveen Patnaik govt?The Odisha economic survey report presented a 7.94 percent gross state domestic product (GDSP) growth, against a national average of 7.1 percent.
Feb 28, 2017
India should cut corporate tax, go for inheritance levy: OECDOECD said comprehensive tax reforms, especially the goods and services tax, "would lift all boats" and raise revenue helping the government effectively deal with high poverty rate.
Feb 22, 2017
UP phase four polls: In parched Bundelkhand, seven of 19 seats saw close race in 2012All the 19 seats of the Bundelkhand region, which is arguably the most underdeveloped part of Uttar Pradesh, go to polls on Thursday
Jan 25, 2017
Universal basic income in Budget? The proposal shouldn't be disruptive like demonetisationIn a year when the pressure will be high on the government to meet its fiscal deficit targets while reviving the economy post-demonetisation, the budget cannot afford to incorporate a radical move like UBI
Jan 23, 2017
Universal basic income: To go beyond political gimmickry, here's what govt needs to doIf the UBI sum turns out to be a pittance like the pension scheme, it would become more a political gimmick than a scheme to address poverty
Jan 18, 2017
Narendra Modi's social security system for poor is a good idea if corruption pitfalls are avoidedIn a country where 90 percent of the workforce are in the unorganised sector, a social security system which the Narendra Modi government is likely to announce in the Union Budget 2017 could be the next logical step, provided the pitfalls are avoided.
Jan 03, 2017
#NotePeCharcha: The residents of Latifwadi continues to suffer, even after Modi's 50 day deadlineModi's 50 day deadline promised to eradicate the inconveniences that demonetisation caused across India. But rural India has a different story to tell. The residents of the tribal village Latifwadi continue to feel the insidious harm of the note ban