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May 15, 2019
Jet Airways mess: Policy-makers, SBI must share blame for drift that puts textbook confusion over playbook clarityLeading policy-makers/administrators have let a prized brand like Jet Airways to drift in mid-air to the point of it running out of fuel, and are responsible for a mess in which ideology and bureaucracy have got the better of creative responses.
May 19, 2018
Four years of NDA: Narendra Modi scores high on the reforms scorecard, but there’s a lot still pendingArray
Feb 02, 2018
Budget 2018: Arun Jaitley's fifth full budget is not just farmer-friendly but is for Digital India tooArun Jaitley has doubled allocation on Digital India programme to Rs 3,073 crore in 2018-19 in his Budget speech
Jan 09, 2018
Iran protests: Economic woes at the heart of stir with retirees driving taxis and graduates unable to land jobsWithout drastic change in people's livelihoods, unrest over the economy will only intensify, becoming perhaps the greatest challenge for Iran.
Oct 10, 2017
GST: Arun Jaitley claims transition to new regime 'fairly smooth' despite attempts to derail itArun Jaitley, who is on a week-long visit to the US to attend the annual meetings of the IMF and World Bank, said under the GST the government has unveiled attractive schemes to ensure that the non-compliant in India become compliant
Sep 04, 2017
BRICS Summit 2017: GST India's biggest economic reform measure ever, says Narendra ModiPrime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday said that the Goods and Services Tax (GST) introduced in July this year is the biggest economic reform ever in India.
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.
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