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T S Ramakrishnan

Why does the ‘rise’ of Rajinikanth in TN politics make DMK, AIADMK see red?

The media in TN would chew on Rajinikanth’s observations in the next two weeks as if he wants to drive out minorities in India and especially in TN.

07 Feb 2020 1:51 AM

Why private trains may be on the right track

The freight trains have already been operated by private players in competition with the Indian Railways.

12 Oct 2019 3:47 AM

Does GDP really double on its own in 5 years?

This is the Modi 2.0 government targeting to increase the GDP by 86 per cent in five years.

27 Aug 2019 12:08 AM

Government, RBI must work closely for a ‘big bang’ cut

Every bank has to deposit a percentage of their deposits in the RBI to safeguard the interests of the depositors.

20 Aug 2019 8:21 AM

Tantrums by allies before 2019 elections: What should BJP do?

There is no better way BJP should reciprocate the good governance provided by Narendra Modi in his first term.

06 Aug 2018 12:36 AM


Unless caste voting stops, no stable govts in Karnataka

The Assembly election in 2008 also resulted in a fractured verdict, with the BJP securing 110 seats, three seats short of a majority.

28 May 2018 12:15 AM

Can Kamal, Rajini fill the void left by Jaya?

If any of the two new parties is to form the government in Tamil Nadu, it has to score at least 20 per cent votes in the forthcoming elections.

03 Mar 2018 1:39 AM

Richard Thaler’s views on dynamic pricing are more relevant now for Indian Railways

In India, although the market economy is reasonably entrenched when private goods are offered, it is a far cry in the case of public goods.

22 Jan 2018 12:39 AM

It’s peevish to blame every modern rail project as a waste of money

The entire Mumbai suburban rail network carry passengers almost thrice that of its capacity.

01 Nov 2017 1:14 AM

High-speed rail travel: The criticism is never-ending

India had good relations with Japan for decades, and Japan gave liberal financial assistance to India on many infrastructure and social projects.

25 Sep 2017 6:10 AM