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Sanjeev Ahluwalia

US-China trade battles to impact India, world

The average tariff rate for WTO member countries was down to nine per cent in 2013.

26 Sep 2018 1:46 AM

377: Need a real change in State, society norms

Events have been moving in this direction for nearly a decade.

10 Sep 2018 12:55 AM

Pampered metros need a reality check on fuel

India is particularly vulnerable to collateral damage on its energy security.

05 Sep 2018 1:32 AM

Jaitley returns as FM to cement his legacy

A rationalisation of the rupee exchange rate in end July and August made exports and domestic products competitive.

30 Aug 2018 12:17 AM

Grow up India, time to set an uplifting agenda

By 2040, the proportion of the population below 34.5 years will fall to 50 per cent from 65 per cent today.

21 Aug 2018 12:38 AM

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To ensure data safety, a better vision needed

In the context of private data protection versus the State, the committee’s recommendations are fairly status quoist.

04 Aug 2018 1:45 AM

WhatsApp row: On secrecy, privacy & property

The debate on privacy got a fillip by the recent arraignment of WhatsApp for being the conduit of fake news, which incited vigilante violence.

24 Jul 2018 12:15 AM

Price of democracy? A 4-point growth mantra

Wasteful use of capital is hardwired into a system which prices capital cheaply.

09 Jul 2018 12:04 AM

It’s time govt shows the middle class some love

The income-tax structure also reveals an implicit lower bound for middle class income.

30 Jun 2018 5:20 AM

Govt’s ‘lateral’ hiring: Great idea, bad timing

What the zenana was to the Great Mughals, the Indian Administrative Service (IAS) is to our political leaders at the Centre and in the states.

18 Jun 2018 4:49 AM

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A fiscal storm looms: Don’t wait for Godot!

The consequences for the domestic economy will be harshly adverse.

06 Jun 2018 1:42 AM

Oil shock: Entry point for deepening reform

The bleed made the rupee slide by around six per cent to more than Rs 68 against the US dollar from around Rs 64 earlier.

25 May 2018 2:20 AM

What K’taka foretells: Not all gloom & doom

The next two important achievements have been taming inflation whilst playing a careful sherpa to economic growth.

19 May 2018 2:00 AM

Jobs & nature of work: It may be time to rethink basics

India, unlike China, is largely informal and ineffectively regulated for work standards and safeguards.

05 May 2018 12:40 AM

Govt & India Inc: Time to diffuse the ‘red lines’

Mr S. Jaishankar is reported to have said he was happy to join “the Tata Group… India’s most respected brand globally”.

28 Apr 2018 12:12 AM

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Read it to know the pain and joy of activism

Getting the dispossessed to appreciate that access to information and knowledge is vital, was the easiest part.

22 Apr 2018 2:15 AM

What the cash crunch foretells

The Reserve Bank, unconvincingly, denies that there is any cash crunch & alleges the inefficiency of banks in properly allocating the available cash.

21 Apr 2018 12:26 AM

In an age of leaks, just lock your data & sell it

Using your data to analyse behaviour trends is also acceptable, if only aggregated, secondary data is made public.

03 Apr 2018 5:35 AM

‘Ugly American’ is back: Shun all the failed ideas

Unlike China under the Great Qing, the United States runs a massive trade deficit equal to around three per cent of its GDP.

17 Mar 2018 12:37 AM

Sridevi: A superstar till the end

The suddenness of it all made the reservoirs of goodwill that her fans and the public at large had for Sridevi spill over.

01 Mar 2018 12:05 AM

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