Assessing inflation risk in the time of spiking prices and damp consumer sentiment
Regulator examining allegations that some brokers had got preferential access from location of servers at the exchange
Tariffs fell below Rs. 3 per unit at a recent bid in M.P.
Planning continues to be a top-down bureaucratic exercise, disconnected from the institutions of local democracy
As the polls in Uttar Pradesh shift eastward, issues of economic delivery and the impact of demonetisation appear to be increasingly salient for voters
The Budget has nothing much to say about the GST. But this is out of necessity since decisions on the GST remain with the GST Council
In another barrier-breaking development, the auctioned price of solar photovoltaic (SPV) power per kilowatt hour has dropped below Rs. 3 to Rs. 2.97 in Madhya Pradesh, providing a clear pointer to the future course of renewable energy.
Crushing poverty is forcing under-age girls from six districts in Hyderabad-Karnataka into early marriage and motherhood. Kumar Buradikatti reports on a childhood cut short
For the first time in six meetings this fiscal, the Reserve Bank of India has shifted its policy poise, moving to ‘neutral’ from an ‘accommodative’ stance.
The Trans-Pacific Partnership was dead long before Donald Trump signed his executive order. But its damaging aspects, like stringent IP provisions, have just migrated to other agreements
Leaders are motivated by service to their firm’s higher purpose and creating value for all stakeholders
Bond yields climb after debt market participants are surprised by central bank’s shift to ‘neutral’ monetary stance
The Centre had proposed to abolish the FIPB in its Budget for 2017-18
In the public mind, political corruption is the source of most forms of corruption. No doubt, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley was seeking to address this concern about the lack of transparency and accountability
The Budget presented on Wednesday marks a paradigm shift in multiple ways. For one, it seeks to reconcile the consequences of international headwinds with domestic economic compulsions. The internatio
Hearing on plea seeking to bar Aircel from selling spectrum slated for Friday
This year may be looked upon more as a period of consolidation when the economy gets used to the new environment, which will include the GST and the remonetisation process
Coming within three months of the Central government’s purge of high-value currency notes that has dampened economic activity
The fiscal prudence is timely, but the Budget lacks measures to revive the economy
When growth is faltering, demonetisation could hold the key to realising more taxes and maintaining fiscal stability in the immediate future