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Feb 20, 2018
Govt clears opening up of commercial coal mining to private firms; ends CIL monopolyIn a major reform in the coal sector since its nationalisation in 1973, the government on Tuesday allowed private companies to mine the fossil fuel for commercial use, ending the monopoly of state-owned Coal India Ltd (CIL)
Feb 02, 2018
United Nations Security Council reform text should represent universal views: IndiaIndia has said that the various options and differing views of nations on United Nations Security Council reform should be presented in a negotiating text.
Jan 26, 2018
Budget 2018: Need to make GST 'better and simpler', says KPMGThe implementation of Goods and Services Tax (GST) has been a bumpy road so far, sending businesses and revenue collections into a tailspin.
Nov 24, 2017
S&P retains BBB- rating: No Christmas gift for Narendra Modi govt, but it doesn’t need to fight with US-raterThe S&P has clearly highlighted the concerns arising out of large fiscal deficits and revenue shortage in Indian economy
Nov 17, 2017
Moody’s India sovereign rating upgrade: Old foe has turned friend for Narendra Modi governmentFor now, the Moody’s rating upgrade is big boost for India. The Modi government deserves credit for the reform work it has done, particularly the launch of the GST and reforms in archaic bankruptcy laws.
Nov 06, 2017
Saudi Arabia's crown prince Mohammed bin Salman a 'bumbling hothead' who is bringing about economic and social reformSince his emergence as Saudi Arabia's crown prince, Mohammed bin Salman, has set his sights firmly on reforms in the ultraconservative kingdom.
Sep 23, 2017
Sushma Swaraj at UNGA: External affairs minister calls for early start to negotiations for UNSC reformsIndia Saturday called for an early start to text-based negotiations for UN Security Council reforms with External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj expressing hope that a revamp of its top organ will be a "priority" for the world body
Aug 21, 2017
Swaraj at 70 Part 6: People's aspirations are no longer limited by age and class, says Ashni BiyaniFirstpost spoke to Ashni Biyani, who has developed a nuanced understanding of the multi-dimensional shifts unfolding in the Indian society.
Mar 20, 2017
Yogi Adityanath as UP CM: Can the Gorakhnath priest keep Modi’s development promise?There are fears that BJP is losing the promised reform-focus by choosing a Hinduvta mascot, who is mainly known for his inflammatory cast-communal comments and has no major track record of administrative skills in implementing development-oriented policies
Nov 17, 2016
FCC drops plans to reform $45 billion worth business data services marketThe U.S. Federal Communications Commission is dropping plans to push through a proposed reform of the $45 billion business data services market in the wake of Donald Trump's election as president.