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Mohan Guruswamy

Bofors: Will the caged parrot sing?

The Congress kept sheltering Quattrocchi, and the BJP was more intent on shielding the Hinduja brothers.

18 Jul 2017 4:47 AM

A lot needs to be fixed if GST is to benefit all

The just-launched Goods and Services Tax is meant to squeeze more out of our recalcitrant corporates and businessmen.

15 Jul 2017 2:14 AM

A cold, hard look at the costs of Modi’s note ban

Demonetisation and Black Money, by C. Rammanohar Reddy, is an irrefutably factual and cold analysis of demonetisation and its impact.

14 Jul 2017 1:32 AM

On Israel, let’s not lose our cunning

The Chinese Chengdu J-10 is a derivative of the Israeli Lavi, whose designs and technology were sold to China for a reported $500 million.

10 Jul 2017 5:00 AM

No room for distrust in Sino-Indian ties

Over 40 years after India formally annexed Sikkim after a referendum, China has still not unequivocally accepted Sikkim as part of India.

04 Jul 2017 5:40 AM


Indian soldier needs a new gun

The INSAS, a rifle that drew heavily from other designs but never really performed like any of them.

30 Jun 2017 12:54 AM

Why must Bharat feed India at its cost?

The Agriculture Census shows only 58.1 million hectares of land was actually irrigated in India.

17 Jun 2017 1:57 AM

Modinomics: A speedometer-odometer mismatch

India’s GDP growth for the year is officially pegged at 6.1 per cent, a huge fall from the 7.8 per cent claimed for the previous year.

05 Jun 2017 12:48 AM

1.7 billion Indians by 2050: Much food for thought

Food production is not the only issue to mitigate India’s food problem.

31 May 2017 2:39 AM

We still live in the house Nehru built

Jawaharlal Nehru was a man with a towering intellect and a broad vision.

27 May 2017 12:49 AM


Why the Dalai Lama matters

Tibetans believe the Dalai Lama to be a living God. But he is also human and must die like all humans.

24 May 2017 3:08 AM

360 Degree: OBOR spells bunkum

It is a project to get out Chinese reserves in western banks into investments fetching higher returns.

21 May 2017 6:32 AM

Corruption: What are we to do?

A just and relatively honest society requires a system that inflicts swift and commensurate retribution on transgressors.

11 May 2017 3:46 AM

Is Modi giving ‘azadi’ to the Nagas?

The Naga tribes are ethnically very distinct and separate from the peoples of the Indo-Gangetic plains and peninsular India.

05 Apr 2017 2:51 AM

Why do we think NRIs, PIOs better than us?

The biggest investment our better-off NRI brethren make in India is by investing in high-interest-bearing NRI deposits in Indian banks.

25 Mar 2017 1:59 AM


Why some babus, faujis continue to serve

To get to serve you must be more than a good man with a resume.

10 Mar 2017 2:37 AM

China’s new border ‘offer’ is no deal at all

Clearly India's claim over Arunachal Pradesh doesn't rest on any long historical tradition or cultural affinity.

07 Mar 2017 2:52 AM

Why can’t Indians write good memoirs?

Our public servants are mostly known for their loquaciousness after they demit office but very few actually pen their thoughts.

02 Mar 2017 6:53 AM

AAP poised to expand, goes for Modi’s jugular

The AAP is muscling in some other regions just as it muscled into Delhi and Goa at the cost of the Congress.

16 Feb 2017 3:43 AM

Union Budget 2017: Little populism, but reforms ignored too

Budgets are also weighed down by a major constant in that prior commitments take away the most.

02 Feb 2017 2:43 AM