• Mar
    26

    A quiet American revolution has been underway in the past few years. It is a process not an event

  • Mar
    25

    “A free economy and strong communities honour the dignity of every person, rewarding effort with justice, promoting upward mobility, and building solidarity among citizens." — Paul Ryan

    The headline of

  • Mar
    22
    By A Gary Shilling, Bloomberg

    In recent years, monetary and fiscal stimulus across the world have led to the assumption that serious inflation, if not hyperinflation, is on its way. I believe chronic deflation

  • Mar
    21

    Since the 1950s, the production and use of plastics in the world has been increasing and so is the accumulation of plastic wastes in world oceans. The main reasons

  • Mar
    20

    In 1963 we initiated at the Indian Agriculture Rese­arch Institute, New Delhi, a systematic programme for breeding semi-dwarf wheat varieties, which can utilise effectively fertiliser and irrigation water. The

  • Mar
    19

    Education is a vital and critical soft infrastructure in knowledge-li­nked economy. Today Indian higher education system is showing the signs of breaking mainly under the pressure of enhanced

  • Mar
    18

    In the investigation of the synthetic credit portfolio scandal at J P Morgan last year, senior executives have been accused of omitting key data from reports to its US regulator

  • Mar
    17

    I was invited to speak at a seminar in Chhattisgarh on Bapu’s Hind Swaraj, its relevance today. It was ironic because, while we discussed the relevance of what Bapu had written more than a century ago, the dangers he had cautioned against and the pitfalls he had enumerated in his seminal work were manifest all across Chattisgarh, like in much of modern India.

  • Mar
    15
    By Stephen L Carter, Bloomberg

    Shortly after the proclamation of the new pope, a reporter for US television told his audience that the Catholics of Latin America “have waited 20 centuries for a pope to

  • Mar
    14

    Chinese media followed the recent run-up to the Indian budget with interest. It was noted that India was in danger of getting its sovereign debt rating downgraded to junk