• Bureaucrats have enjoyed flying miles at taxpayer expense for too long

    The beleaguered Indian taxpayer will certainly applaud prime minister Narendra Modi’s attempt to deliver on his promise of cutting down fiscal defic

  • Changes to FDI investment norms for housing look cosmetic

    The policy measures announced on Wednesday for facilitating greater participation of foreign direct investment (FDI) in the real estate sector do not

  • Tax offenders stashing black money abroad must be booked

    There can be little doubt that for the government to get at those salting away unaccounted and untaxed money in foreign banks is a long overdue exerci

  • Women have to assert themselves to bridge the gender gap

    In the wake of reports that India has ranked an egregious 114 out of 142 nations in the World Economic Forum’s Gender Gap Index of 2014, it is time

  • FDRs make wise investment option for the long run

    As the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) debates on the merits and demerits of lowering policy rates over the next couple of months, and speculation abounds