Manmohan Singh
Opinion  /  Published 12.08.21

Inequality remains integral to India’s growth story

This year marks three decades of market-friendly economic reforms introduced in 1991 by the P.V. Narasimha Rao administration. Manmohan Singh was considered the mastermind behind breaking the shackles...
By Anup Sinha

Opinion  /  Published 10.08.21

India is battling numerous mutant strains

Walking on the roads the other day, I found myself thinking how nothing much seems to have changed from before the pandemic. Now that things have opened up again, Calcutta traffic has reverted to bein...
By Ruchir Joshi

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 20.07.21

Growth pessimism fuelling nostalgia for 1991 reforms

This month marks the 30th anniversary of the 1991 reforms in India. There is intense commemoration of what is considered to have been a paradigm shift in Indian economic policies. Thirty years are rar...
By Renu Kohli

India  /  Published 14.07.21

Afghanistan: India going Whiskey-Tango-Foxtrot

India’s military assistance to Afghanistan till the delivery of those gunships was restricted to supply of vehicles made by the Mahindras and training about 50 officer cadets each year in defenc...
By Sujan Dutta


Opinion  /  Published 13.07.21

On a toxic diet

Some years ago, amidst my struggles as a freelancer, I had an argument with a senior journalist who insisted that the only sustainable pattern of work was employment with media organizations. “S...
By Shyam G. Menon

India  /  Published 06.07.21

Why is Modi so silent on Rafale: Antony

Antony recalled that Modi had unilaterally announced the purchase of 36 Rafale aircraft without going through any tender process in complete derogation of the “Defence Procurement Procedure&rdqu...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 28.06.21

Looking back on India’s economic reforms

I can do no better than quote I.G. Patel, the famous economist of his time, about the situation which India faced in 1991. In a talk he had delivered in Bangalore sometime in 1991, he had referred to ...
By Yashwant Sinha

Opinion  /  Published 12.06.21

Foreign policy begins at home

China’s Xi Jinping yearns to be loved. Anxiety neurosis, like narcissism, is inherent in the psychology of all absolute rulers. Adolf Hitler, Mao Zedong, Josef Stalin and Pol Pot probably also c...
By Sunanda K. Datta-Ray

Opinion  /  Published 23.05.21

When a PM acts like one

A Hindi paper recently printed snaps of Tejashwi Yadav, Kanhaiya Kumar and Chirag Paswan regarding their absence from Covid relief work. The image renewed attacks on Kumar for being a “celebrity...
By Delhi Diaries


Download our latest App

to get update on the go...


Copyright © 2020 The Telegraph. All rights reserved.