Monday, Sep 24, 2018 | Last Update : 06:36 PM IST

Sanjeev Ahluwalia

Innovate, outsource to fund, deliver services

The conundrum is that higher growth needs higher public spends of around 6-8 per cent of GDP on infrastructure, health and education.

13 Feb 2018 12:41 AM

FM walks the talk, honestly and judiciously, but very diffidently

ore reassurance comes from the fiscal deficit target for 2018-19 set at 3.3 per cent of GDP.

02 Feb 2018 4:58 AM

Reading the tea leaves as fiscal 2019 looms

The FM is fiscally bound this year, not least because the GST is performing below expectations.

22 Jan 2018 12:29 AM

Modi@Davos: A new kind of challenge

Mr Modi was one of the first to warn the developed world that terrorism was a hydra which strikes rich and poor alike.

13 Jan 2018 12:28 AM

Be flexible on reforms, ensure ‘pain’ is shared

Fiscal 2018-19 is littered with state-level elections followed by the national general election in the first quarter of the next fiscal.

06 Jan 2018 12:13 AM

Protect rights of all, or it’ll be drag on growth

Democracy is about winning elections, forming stable governments, governing efficiently and ensuring justice.

28 Dec 2017 1:52 AM

Aadhaar fever: Unveiling secrets to secure India?

The Aadhaar link simply makes it easier and faster to catch crooks and criminals.

13 Dec 2017 1:55 AM

Will exports remain India’s Achilles heel?

India has become a world leader in initiating action under anti-dumping measures.

29 Nov 2017 2:22 AM

After the upgrade, can FM widen our smile?

Bond issuers from any country can never have a credit rating higher than their country’s rating.

21 Nov 2017 2:00 AM

End morality play, it’s a misfit in eco policy

Corruption is patently immoral as it saps national wealth. Measures to fight corruption are part of public dharma.

10 Nov 2017 12:37 AM