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India’s Doing Business Index: No Rocket Science

Above: PM Narendra Modi with US business leaders in Washington, DC/Photo: UNI While there is a modest improvement, it is still hard to do business...
Democracy, Transparency and Accountability of Governments

Democracy, Transparency and Accountability of Governments

By Bimal Julka; Central Information Commissioner This is a reproduction of a speech delivered by Mr Bimal Julka, Central Information Commissioner (CIC) at the National...
Over 600 changes have now been made to tax rates of 1,300 goods and 500 services

GST: A Good Idea Gone Bad

Above: Over 600 changes have now been made to tax rates of 1,300 goods and 500 services At the launch of GST, Prime Minister Modi stated...
Out of Job India’s Employment Statistics

Out of Job: India’s Employment Statistics

Above: A worker in a steel factory in Wazirpur, New Delhi (file pic)/Photo: Bhavana Gaur India’s employment statistics are in turmoil due to inadequate...
EoDB rankings suggest starting new business in India is becoming difficult

EoDB rankings suggest starting new business in India is becoming difficult

World Bank’s Ease of Doing Business rankings show Start Up India initiative has failed as starting new business in India is becoming difficult The...
With firms trying to cut corners, most factory workers endure inhospitable conditions. Photo: Bhavana Gaur

Survey on Business Reforms: All Hype, Few Reforms?

Above: With firms trying to cut corners, most factory workers endure inhospitable conditions. Photo: Bhavana Gaur Despite the central and state governments’ efforts at simplifying...
Bangladesh PM Sheikh Hasina’s (left) animosity against Muhammad Yunus dates back to 2007. Photo Sheikh Hasina: UNI; Photo Muhammad Yunus: nobelprize.org

Why is Sheikh Hasina after Muhammad Yunus?

The Bangladesh prime minister has launched a sharp attack on Nobel laureate Muhammad Yunus after a Canadian court let her government off the hook...
The Indus River Threat is not a bogeyman - 1

The Indus River Threat is not a bogeyman

Facebook posts and strategic pundits have been obsessed with how best to punish Pakistan for its support to the terrorists’ attack in India, the...
Narasimha Rao with Manmohan Singh PIB pic

Time to take stock of reforms

It was way back in 1991 that liberalization was initiated by the Narasimha Rao government. Twenty five years after, the benefits are still to...

'World Bank' - 9 News Results

India’s Doing Business Index: No Rocket Science

Above: PM Narendra Modi with US business leaders in Washington, DC/Photo: UNI While there is a modest improvement, it is still hard to do business...
Democracy, Transparency and Accountability of Governments

Democracy, Transparency and Accountability of Governments

By Bimal Julka; Central Information Commissioner This is a reproduction of a speech delivered by Mr Bimal Julka, Central Information Commissioner (CIC) at the National...
Over 600 changes have now been made to tax rates of 1,300 goods and 500 services

GST: A Good Idea Gone Bad

Above: Over 600 changes have now been made to tax rates of 1,300 goods and 500 services At the launch of GST, Prime Minister Modi stated...
Out of Job India’s Employment Statistics

Out of Job: India’s Employment Statistics

Above: A worker in a steel factory in Wazirpur, New Delhi (file pic)/Photo: Bhavana Gaur India’s employment statistics are in turmoil due to inadequate...
EoDB rankings suggest starting new business in India is becoming difficult

EoDB rankings suggest starting new business in India is becoming difficult

World Bank’s Ease of Doing Business rankings show Start Up India initiative has failed as starting new business in India is becoming difficult The...
With firms trying to cut corners, most factory workers endure inhospitable conditions. Photo: Bhavana Gaur

Survey on Business Reforms: All Hype, Few Reforms?

Above: With firms trying to cut corners, most factory workers endure inhospitable conditions. Photo: Bhavana Gaur Despite the central and state governments’ efforts at simplifying...
Bangladesh PM Sheikh Hasina’s (left) animosity against Muhammad Yunus dates back to 2007. Photo Sheikh Hasina: UNI; Photo Muhammad Yunus: nobelprize.org

Why is Sheikh Hasina after Muhammad Yunus?

The Bangladesh prime minister has launched a sharp attack on Nobel laureate Muhammad Yunus after a Canadian court let her government off the hook...
The Indus River Threat is not a bogeyman - 1

The Indus River Threat is not a bogeyman

Facebook posts and strategic pundits have been obsessed with how best to punish Pakistan for its support to the terrorists’ attack in India, the...
Narasimha Rao with Manmohan Singh PIB pic

Time to take stock of reforms

It was way back in 1991 that liberalization was initiated by the Narasimha Rao government. Twenty five years after, the benefits are still to...

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