articles by K Raveendran

Business

Pepisco drops case against Gujarat potato farmers: Lessons to be learnt by MNC in failed fight with domestic producers

Pepsico has been forced to come down on its knees after the threat of a boycott of its products in India gained traction

Politics

Lok Sabha polls: Election Commission behaving like a child who can't decide what is good and bad

The acknowledgement by the Election Commission in the Supreme Court that it is now aware of its powers after the court ordered the commission to act decisively against offenders, reduces the status of the poll panel to that of a minor in need of guardianship

Politics

EC crackdown on poll code violations unmistakable, but more gumption needed to discipline a PM with dual role as BJP leader

Despite all that the Election Commission has done, it needs a lot more to discipline a prime minister, especially someone like Narendra Modi.

Business

Risks of pakoda economics: Modi govt buries its head in sand, but unemployment may decide Lok Sabha poll result

Survey after survey is revealing that lack of employment will be one of the most pressing challenges facing the Modi government.

Politics

In Kerala, UDF, BJP's poll campaigns hit a wall as high court bans flex boards for campaigning; LDF banks on graffiti

The Kerala High Court reminded political parties about the “green protocol’ and prohibited the use of flex and other non-biodegradable materials for poll campaigning.