articles by Aashish Chandorkar

India

Galwan Valley face-off: India’s border state infrastructure push has irked China

The proximate cause of China's belligerence is the completion of the Darbuk-Shyok-Daulat Beg Oldi (DSDBO) Road, completed by the Border Roads Organization (BRO) in April 2019 after nineteen years of work.

Business

Coronavirus will paralyse gig economy, big businesses; it's up to policymakers to not let this become full-blown economic crisis

To address the problems arising out of the unique structure of the Indian economy and to ensure that the economic engine keeps cranking, both monetary and fiscal measures will be required soon.

Politics

Narendra Modi's interview to ANI shows he's positioning himself as the insurgent once again in 2019

Narendra Modi coolly handled all questions, stayed factual, and took enough time to detail his ideological moorings

Business

Demonetisation anniversary: Ban on Rs 500, Rs 1,000 jolted status quo, created new templates for financial conduct

Digitization is again a long process, but the behaviour change of not using cash as default could only be driven by a shock like demonetisation.