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Feb 26, 2019
Splurging money on mega welfare schemes sans planning not wise, govt should find a way to make them productiveThis is where the government’s planners have evidently lost their sense of proportion, their perspective of right and wrong, and also of what is good for India.
Jun 16, 2017
GST impact: Boutique players emerge to help 6 mn firms connect to tax system onlineMajor software and service players, IT companies and tax advisers are teaming up to market GST compliance products to firms large and small.
Jun 23, 2015
Licence Raj redux: MHA's new proposal is draconian and arbitrary, say NGOsThe proposed declaration in absence of definition can be used as a tool to harass organisations that question government moves and policies.
May 25, 2014
Why the death of the Ambassador car and the licence raj is good newsIn a way, the death of the Ambassador (it’s not officially dead, but it seems imminent) underlines the distance that India has travelled in the past three decades –and the vice-like grip that the beneficiaries of the infamous licence raj and crony capitalism once had on Indian consumers.
Mar 21, 2014
Why cronyism peaked during UPA, and why it may now be in remissionCrony capitalism is the inevitable fallout of an endlessly expanding state - especially a state that is weak and lacks authority. But state bankruptcy may be helping reverse this trend
Sep 24, 2012
Why 'reform' has always been a bad word in IndiaThanks to the licence raj of the 1960s and the post-1990s reforms raj which came with a whole lot of corruption, the aam aadmi is unconvinced on reforms