A Trillion-Dollar Code For Uttar Pradesh
Chasing the $1 trillion economy dream by 2027, Yogi Adityanath’s Uttar Pradesh awaits a change that goes beyond an infrastructural push
Kamalika Ghosh - August 27, 2022
Supporters of federalism will illustrate how the idea has come under threat as the heavy hand of the Centre has limited fiscal autonomy of states, curbing their ability to make a more meaningful contribution to our development
Suchetana Ray - January 28, 2022
One Nation, Many Burdens
The GST system of indirect taxation completes five years in 2022, and it already seems to have caused cracks in the idea of fiscal federalism. States feel shortchanged at losing revenue year after year. Was it worth surrendering their taxation powers to a GST Council that tends to agree with the Centre?
Kamalika Ghosh - January 28, 2022
Jo Tik Gaya Wo Tikait
Rakesh Tikait successfully led the year-long farmer protests against the new farm laws, forcing the Centre to repeal them just ahead of the assembly elections
Vikas Pathak - November 28, 2021
'First they came for the spices, now they are here for data'
In his book, Vinit Goenka makes a strong case for why India needs to fight data ‘colonisation’ and strive for data supremacy
V Keshavdev - June 15, 2019
Will an economics background and intricate understanding of commerce and trade help Nirmala Sitharaman steer the economy through its darkest hour?
V Keshavdev - June 13, 2019
Trial by fire
The appointment of Nirmala Sitharaman as finance minister comes at a very challenging time for India
N Mahalakshmi - June 05, 2019
‘Elections are won with local leaders, PM is often a surprise’
Ruchir Sharma’s coverage of the Indian political system throws up interesting insights into coalitions and polarising leaders
V Keshavdev - May 13, 2019
Wing and a prayer
Netas will climb mountains to meet their voters during polls, even fly across skies for Rs.40,000-Rs.50,000 an hour
Krishna Gopalan - April 19, 2019
Congress hopes to revive its game in UP by sending in Priyanka Gandhi Vadra. Will it pay off?
March 20, 2019