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Oct 07, 2019
Maharashtra Assembly election: Marathwada, Vidarbha battle farm crisis, but most willing to give Fadnavis-led govt second chanceIn Maharashtra, the BJP-Shiv Sena combine appears to have succeeded, to a large extent, in getting its message across to the people in Latur, one of the few remaining Congress strongholds in the state.
May 20, 2019
Johnson & Johnson’s largest India plant idle three years after completion; GST, demonetisation impacts demandThree years after Johnson & Johnson, the US healthcare company, completed construction of production facilities for cosmetics and baby products on the 47-acre site, they stand idle.
May 06, 2019
Eight indicators tell us what is going wrong in Indian economy right now and why bad days await next governmentThe 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
May 02, 2019
India's Q1 gold demand up 5% at 159 tonne on fall in prices; jewellery sale gets boost during wedding season: WGCGold demand stood at 151.5 tonne in the first quarter of 2018, according to WGC's ‘Q1 Gold Demand Trends' report
Jan 11, 2019
Upper caste reservation is the right distraction for Indian youth from the actual problem: An unfolding unemployment crisisThere is no infighting over the reservation quota when there aren’t enough jobs to go around.
Dec 28, 2018
Rural distress: Loan waiver is no panacea; govt should dilute monopoly of APMCs for marketing of agricultural produceStatutorily imposed marketing rigidities in agricultural commodities and other farm produce erect another impediment in the growth of rural sectors
Dec 10, 2018
Subramanian vs Subramanian: The new CEA shouldn’t wait till he retires to speak his heart out on govt policy decisionsInterestingly, the then CEA Arvind Subramanian never even once raised an alarm in public to caution the government.
Apr 18, 2018
Money lending by Punjab’s rich farmers is widening the wealth gap in state's countrysideA large proportion of farmers in Punjab relies on borrowing from big farmers as it does not involve paperwork required when applying for loans from banks
Apr 12, 2018
CII projects FY19 GDP growth at 7.3-7.7 percent; expects rural consumption to boost manufacturing activityThe Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) said it expects India's gross domestic product (GDP) to grow at 7.3-7.7 percent during the 2018-19 financial year
Feb 14, 2018
For the BJP, privileging urban India over villages isn't so much about the economy, it's ideologyPrime Minister Narendra Modi remains steadfastly opposed to farm loan waivers, even though he has allowed BJP state governments to give them if they so desire.