Economy

Farmer suicides, ‘serious’ journalists, and Plato

  The death of Gajendra Singh, a farmer from Rajasthan, has once again generated a lot of heat and dust...

Read More  By :Ravi Shanker Kapoor 27 Apr 2015, 02:38

The hype of Christian persecution in India

  The mainstream media and other opinion makers have developed a Pavlovian response to the events involving the Christians in...

Read More  By :Ravi Shanker Kapoor 26 Apr 2015, 01:29

Mines auction: Govt hauls itself over the coals

  The Narendra Modi government’s decision to annul the allotment of two coal mines to Jindal Power Ltd (JPL) and...

Read More  By :Ravi Shanker Kapoor 28 Mar 2015, 02:09

Is Budget the cure?

  Budget-making today is a tough call for a Finance Minister trying to reverse the past decline caused by the...

Read More  By :Ravi Shanker Kapoor 03 Mar 2015, 09:56

Budget 2015-16: Bad politics

  Finance Minister Arun Jaitley’s second Budget has been widely hailed, especially by industry, as landmark, super-Budget, etc. This is...

Read More  By :Ravi Shanker Kapoor 28 Feb 2015, 01:20

Rly Budget: Good but not great

  Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu has indeed presented a good Budget. He has steered clear of the temptation of announcing...

Read More  By :Ravi Shanker Kapoor 27 Feb 2015, 11:58

Jayanthi letter: Time to break politician-activist nexus

  The Jayanthi Natarajan affair has highlighted, among other things, the depravity and lethality of an unholy alliance, the alliance...

Read More  By :Ravi Shanker Kapoor 02 Feb 2015, 02:42

In defence of ordinance raj

  Everybody in the Opposition and many among opinion makers are bemoaning the slew of ordinances that the Narendra Modi...

Read More  By :Ravi Shanker Kapoor 18 Jan 2015, 12:30

The industry of crying wolf

  One of the fastest growing sectors in India is the industry of crying wolf. Be it liberalization, privatization, or...

Read More  By :Ravi Shanker Kapoor 13 Jan 2015, 02:09

Poverty: A new deity

  Once upon a time, might was right and justice was the interest of the strong. Whichever brigand became powerful...

Read More  By :Ravi Shanker Kapoor 13 Jan 2015, 01:56
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