Thursday, Jul 02, 2020 | Last Update : 12:13 PM IST

100th Day Of Lockdown

Maharashtra180298931548053 Tamil Nadu94049529261264 Delhi89802599922803 Gujarat33318240381869 Uttar Pradesh2405616629718 West Bengal1917012528683 Rajasthan1831214574421 Telangana173578082267 Karnataka165148065253 Andhra Pradesh152526988193 Haryana1494110499240 Madhya Pradesh1386110655581 Bihar10204781173 Assam8956583212 Jammu and Kashmir76954856105 Odisha7316535333 Punjab56683989149 Kerala4594243626 Uttarakhand2791190937 Chhatisgarh2339193713 Jharkhand2339160512 Tripura140110931 Manipur12605790 Goa11984783 Himachal Pradesh9796179 Puducherry73930112 Nagaland5351820 Chandigarh4463676 Arunachal Pradesh182601 Mizoram1601230 Sikkim88490 Meghalaya50421

Sanjeev Ahluwalia Page-2

An opportunity called Independence: Use it

English is being steadily eroded by attrition as individual states focus on developing their own languages — there are as many as 22.

15 Aug 2019 12:37 AM

Can Modi 2.0 reinvent the Kashmiri dream?

The average Kashmiri thinks of ‘azadi’ as freedom, not from India but from police raj — the underbelly of elite, non-meritocratic rule.

11 Aug 2019 6:05 AM

The corporate endgame: Why honchos get felled

Corporate honchos and movie stars are as lonely as friendless hobos.

06 Aug 2019 12:00 AM

Can’t China do for India what US did for China?

The Complete Story of Indian Reforms, 2016. His latest is a career first, deep-dive into geo-political economy.

02 Aug 2019 1:46 AM

Vexed sovereign issues: What is the fuss about?

The Budget speech usually announces headline changes proposed for the year under consideration.

29 Jul 2019 12:00 AM

ADVERTISEMENT

Racy, pacy Bitcoin origin saga is seesaw battle of billionaires vs billionaire

Note the characters are not fictional and so this book is also about cryptohistory in motion.

21 Jul 2019 3:25 AM

J&K bonds with India may deepen over time

Kashmir has this instant ability to exclude everything except the known and the immediate.

20 Jul 2019 12:00 AM

For economic progress, learn from the Chinese

Deep social change is at the heart of economic progress.

16 Jul 2019 12:55 AM

Budget data snafu: No answers in sight

The Budget over-estimated the 2018-19 revenue receipts by 9.6 per cent.

10 Jul 2019 2:19 AM

Sitharaman hits all the buttons, sticks to basics

Despite a long speech there were no magic bullets presented to kickstart a virtuous cycle of investment, growth and jobs.

06 Jul 2019 1:07 AM

ADVERTISEMENT

Marching to a new drumbeat: What to expect from Budget

Budget FY2020 should break this dismal trend and increase capital expenditure to 2 per cent of projected GDP.

30 Jun 2019 7:02 AM

Modi 2.0 offers a giant political supermarket!

Export orientation is a quality and time conscious eco-system which hinges on becoming part of global supply chains.

19 Jun 2019 1:25 AM

Bring back credibility to the Union Budget

Sustainable magic requires that the magician remain credible.

12 Jun 2019 1:03 AM

Modi 2.0: Governance to need a frugal touch

The government must redeem its earlier commitment to reduce the FD to 2.5 per cent of GDP over five years.

07 Jun 2019 12:06 AM

Modi 2.0: Different economic strokes?

The 2014 Budget was expectedly a laundry list of good intentions.

28 May 2019 2:01 AM

ADVERTISEMENT

Modi 2.0: Reaching out to all

The NDA should clock up around 344 seats — Shiv Sena with 18, Nitish Kumar’s JD(U) with 16 and Ram Vilas Paswan’s LJP with six.

24 May 2019 7:36 AM

NDA and the winner’s curse: Tough times ahead

The happy news must have reached — like Maneka (of Vishwamitra fame) — to interrupt a meditating Prime Minister Narendra Modi in his Kedarnath cave.

21 May 2019 7:14 AM

Bitter morning-after pill for new govt post elections

Severe inequality in the allocation of public finance is a primary reason for rural impoverishment.

19 May 2019 5:41 AM

EC undermined due to weak institutions

The EC is a child of political happenstance and jugaad, not thoughtful institutional strategy.

14 May 2019 12:05 AM

A strange duality casts a shadow over election

The Annual Survey of Education Report 2018 records that one-third of those schooled till Class 8 cannot even read a Class 2 text.

07 May 2019 1:47 AM

ADVERTISEMENT
ADVERTISEMENT
ADVERTISEMENT