Yogi Aggarwal

Yogi Aggarwal

Yogi Aggarwal

A political cash cow?

In these troubled times when the Rightwing is on the offensive, among the many issues that animate their campaigns, none seems more delicate than the move to ban cow slaughter and to make the possessi

Cosmetic changes, nothing substantial

The third Budget of finance minister Arun Jaitley has not been able to live up to the promise of the Economic Survey (ES) released just three days earlier.

Fee the Net of private profit

When a large American Internet company spends close to Rs 100 crore on a massive advertising campaign to push for a free service it is offering users of the Internet, something does not smell right.

FDIs have no merit

Speaking at a leadership summit last week, Prime Minister Narendra Modi was tentative about his government’s economic performance. He said there is no one right way to make economic progress.

Transfer of cash & responsibility?

The curious thing about subsidies being replaced by the so-called direct cash transfer scheme is that the initiative is unlikely to have the effect the government hopes for and the Opposition fears.

Saturday’s edition of this newspaper had a small but puzzling news report on page 12. It was headlined: “John Wayne Day scrapped in California over race row”.

Gujarat University has been asked to produce Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s correspondence course degree. I wish they could find my diploma as well.