For eight months straight, auto sales have been slowing across products and verticals—both passenger and commercial
Eight indicators tell us what is going wrong in Indian economy right now and why bad days await next government
The rural economy, which largely depends on agriculture, is in a mess. Falling prices of agricultural produce and lack of irrigation/ storage facilities have been hurting the farmers
CMIE data shows unemployment rate crossed 8% in first three weeks of April; where are the jobs disappearing?
The escalation in April unemployment figures, as CMIE itself points out, weakens the optimism seen in the latter half of March, when data showed an improvement in the scenario
Economists vs accountants debate: Vitriolic attack is not need of hour; time to work on credible data
By a curious coincidence, most of the contentious data series which present an opposite view of an otherwise somber picture have come at a pre-elections time.
IBM chief Ginni Rometty says skill gaps impeding Indians' prospects in tech jobs; education should be beyond getting degrees
Skills are perhaps more important than a degree, said IBM chairman Rometty
Emerging and developing economies are less vulnerable than advanced economies from technological changes
Banerjee said on Wednesday that people prefer government jobs as they are well paid and have no very strong obligation to work.
GDP advance estimate of 7.2% growth number is noteworthy, but ascent towards 8% in 2019-20 looks a bit daunting
The 7.2% GDP growth number nonetheless is noteworthy as it will form the fulcrum for all futuristic scenarios that would go into the formulation of the Budget. That’s why it cannot be ignored.