India  /  Published 23.07.21

Reforms: 30 years on, but a hard ride ahead

The road ahead is even more daunting than during the 1991 economic crisis and the nation would need to recalibrate its priorities to ensure a dignified life for all Indians, said former prime minister...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 30.10.20

Price of farm reform

China embraced the liberalization of agriculture in 1978 in a series of steps. China’s reforms reduced control over farm prices while maintaining a grip on institutions that supplied farm inputs...
By Monika Mandal

Opinion  /  Published 15.07.20

Re-thinking the question of smell

In Stench, a short story by the Tamil writer, Azhagiya Periyavan, Pamandi is forced to return to his home, one that he has always loathed, since he needs money from his parents to pay his college...
By Lipin Ram, Satish Chennur

Opinion  /  Published 10.11.19

The dragon in the room

India has walked out of the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership. India may have concerns about agricultural products from Australia and New Zealand, but New Delhi’s real worry lies with Chi...
By Nitya Nanda

Opinion  /  Published 12.03.19

A nation of narcissists

India has always been a crowded country. People have always pushed and shoved, people have always tried to jump queues, people have always pasted themselves on to the person next to themselves without...
By Ruchir Joshi

India  /  Published 12.11.18

Economist TN Srinivasan passes away

Economist T N Srinivasan, known for his contribution to developmental economics, died in Chennai following a brief illnessSrinivasan, 85, died of aspirated pneumonia on Saturday night, family sources ...
By PTI in Chennai

Travel  /  Published 12.01.19

In Vietnam, Ho Chi Minh meets H&M

The morning sunlight pierces the windows of a glitzy skyscraper and falls on a colourful billboard featuring Uncle Ho — that’s how the people of Vietnam refer to the communist revolutionary leader...
By Sonia Sarkar


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